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Emirates NBD The Legends “Rock” Dubai 2008

United Arab Emirates: Tuesday, November 18 - 2008 @ 00:00
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Date(s) - November 18,2008 - November 22,2008
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Delwood presents the Emirates NBD The Legends “Rock” Dubai as part of the Outback Champions Series returning for a fourth edition. The leading competitive senior tennis tournament will be held again this year at the Dubai Tennis Stadium at The Aviation Club.

The confirmed players for this years line up includes former world number one Jim Courier, former Wimbledon Champion Goran Ivanisevic, Spanish tennis hero Sergi Bruguera, Paul Haarhuis former doubles world number one and 2007 The Legends “Rock” Dubai Champion with Iranian tennis genius Mansour Bahrami joining them for the doubles exhibition matches.

The five day event program will commence on Tuesday November 18th with the popular Kids Day and Pro-AM tournament followed in the evening by the infamous Charity Gala Dinner including an auction organized by Christies with all proceeds being donated to the two dedicated charities of the event, Dubai Autism Centre and Dubai Centre for Special Needs.

The competitive tournament begins on Wednesday November 19th at the Dubai Tennis Stadium at The Aviation Club with a round robin format of two groups’ of three which means that each day spectators will witness two competitive singles and one entertaining doubles match. With the finals and prize giving ceremony taking place on Saturday November 22nd.

Delwood would like to take the opportunity to introduce the title sponsor Emirates NBD, along with Dubai Duty Free, Cadillac, Dubai Sports Channel, Dubai Sports City, Easy Property Group, The National, InterContinental Dubai Festival City, Pocari Sweat and The Aviation Club.
Corporate packages are available to purchase which includes a private box on center court with a prime view of all the tennis action and first class entertainment. Full corporate hospitality with complimentary bar (including alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages) and a buffet meal served throughout the day. Preferential reserved parking and VIP access to the venue and invitations to the exclusive Emirates NBD The Legends “Rock” Dubai Charity Gala Dinner.
Tickets for the matches will be available to purchase six weeks prior to the event; full ticketing outlet information will be announced shortly.
Further information regarding Emirates NBD The Legends “Rock” Dubai will be announced in due course, for further information on the tournament, corporate packages and tickets please call +971-4-3681548, email [email protected] or please visit www.legendsrockdubai.com
The Legends “Rock” Dubai tennis tournament is organized and exclusive property of Delwood Consultancy Services FZ-LLC. Which opened in Dubai Media City in May 2004 as part of the Delwood group of companies that were established in 1991. The company offers expertise in Event Management and Marketing for cultural and sporting events. For more information please visit www.delwood.com

Outback Champions Series
Founded in 2005 by InsideOut Sports & Entertainment, the 2008 Outback Champions Series features eight events where champion tennis players continue to exercise their competitive instincts in tournament formats. To be eligible to compete on the Outback Champions Series, players must have either; reached a Grand Slam singles final, been ranked in the top five in the world or played singles on a championship Davis Cup team. Each event also has the right to choose a “wild card” entrant. For more information, please log on to www.insideoutlive.com or www.championsseriestennis.com

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