GRAND slam champions, former world number ones and national icons return to the Royal Albert Hall
GRAND slam champions, former world number ones and national icons return to the Royal Albert Hall for a dazzling display of high quality tennis and entertainment from December 2 to 6.
The season finale to the ATP Champions Tour, Champions Tennis has boasted legends such as John McEnroe, Pat Rafter and Goran Ivanisevic, and offers unparalleled on and off-court action and entertainment.
Confirmed to play this year includes former world number ones John McEnroe and Mats Wilander, former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash, French entertainer Henri Leconte and the ever-popular Mansour Bahrami.
The ATP Champions Tour field includes British favourite Tim Henman, 2014 champion Fernando Gonzalez, Xavier Malisse and former world number four James Blake, with more players to be announced in due course.
The Henley Standard has teamed up with Champions Tennis to offer a lucky reader the opportunity to relive some of the greatest rivalries in sport and attend a drinks reception on the opening day of the champions tennis at the Royal Albert Hall.
The winner will have the chance to be part of the showpiece event of the festive season. The prize includes:
• A pair of rear choir tickets for the afternoon session on Wednesday, December 2
• A drinks reception with canapés, bowl food and specially selected wines prior to the start of play
• Player visit during the drinks reception
• Official souvenir programme (one per two guests)
For your chance to win the pair of tickets, simply send your answer to the following question on the back of a postcard along with your name, address and telephone number to: Champions Tennis Competition,
Henley Standard, Caxton House, Station Road, Henley-on-Thames, Oxon, RG9 1AD.
Question: Who was the winner of The ATP Champions tour event at the Royal Albert Hall in 2014?
a) Tim Henman
b) Andy Roddick
c) Fernando Gonzalez
Alternatively you can email your answer and details to email@example.com with the words “Champions Tennis Competition” in the subject field. Closing date for entries is 12 noon on Friday, October 16.
Normal competition rules apply, which can be found at www.henleystandard.co.uk/ competition_rules.php, and the editor’s decision is final.
To purchase tickets for the event visit http://www.royalalberthall.com/tennis or telephone 0207070 4404. Visit www.championstennis.co.uk for more information.