Venus Williams & Gael Monfils in Barbadian Tennis Exhibition Draws Nigh – Tickets for “Tennis Pon de Rock 2011” On Sale

With just over a month left to go before the long-awaited “Barbados’ Tennis Pon de Rock” serves off, tennis fans and those wishing to see a spectacular exhibition by some of the world’s best athletes, can now purchase their tickets for the weekend of events scheduled for December 10 and 11, 2011. In fact {CLICK ON FOLLOWING LINK FOR FULL AUDIO}, Barry Galeone of the committee observed now that LIAT lowered its fares with the advent of REDjet, the Caribbean’s Low Fares carrier, BITE hopes that a greater Caribbean contingent will participate.

You'll recall Isner and Gael Monfils were slated to appear in the 2010 edition whch was shelved at the last minute

On sale from Monday, November 7, 2011, tickets are expected to sell quite rapidly given this year’s line up, with two of the game’s most dominant female stars, Former World #1 Venus Williams and current World #3, Victoria Azarenka clashing in a battle of finesse styled players, while sparks are expected to fly when flamboyant Frenchman, World #7, Gael Monfils comes up against hard-hitting rising star, John Isner (ranked at #18). Kodi Lewis, the inspiration for ‘TENNIS PON DE ROCK,’ {CLICK ON FOLLOWING LINK FOR FULL AUDIO} says Venus has been cleared for vigourous sets by her medical team.

Many Barbadians are looking forward to Venus' sister's pledge to return to Barbados - maybe for Road Tennis?

{CLICK ON FOLLOWING LINK FOR FULL AUDIO} Although two years ago, Caroline Wozniacki says one of her best vacations was here in Barbados – Interested persons can purchase their tickets for the Saturday, December 10 all-inclusive event at the Sugar Hill Tennis Resort, the Sunday December 11 exhibition at the Wildey Gymnasium and the December 9, Player’s Party at the Limegrove Lifestyle Centre from Super Centre Warrens, Sunset Crest, Big B and JB’s, all iTickets Barbados box offices, as well as online at .

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Tickets for Saturday’s event, which starts at 3 p.m. are being sold for Bds$450 and entitle each patron to an elegant all-inclusive afternoon of tennis followed by a cocktail party and exclusive auction of players paintings by acclaimed artist Daniel Bottero.

With respect to Sunday’s event fans can purchase tickets ranging from $75 to $250 (courtside seating) to enjoy an action packed afternoon of tennis starting from 3 p.m.  {CLICK ON FOLLOWING LINK FOR FULL AUDIO} there is a special court purchased for the series, in addition to enjoying a number of activities from 12 noon in the Tennis Village situated outside the Wildey Gymnasium.

The debut session in 2009 was played to a capacity audience of many locals and a large contingent of UK expat's

All proceeds will go to benefiting tennis in Barbados, including the Schools Tennis Initiative Development Programme which is aimed at creating greater exposure for the game in the island’s schools. {CLICK ON FOLLOWING LINK FOR FULL AUDIO} There’ll also be a special Road tennis exhibit to get videoed by ESPN which will maximise Barbadian exposure for the sporting community worldwide.

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