Andy Roddick and Pat Rafter to play an exhibition match in America

The former world number one will face the Australian at Greenbrier for a friendly face off

by Sanket Shah
Andy Roddick and Pat Rafter to play an exhibition match in America

American tennis star Andy Roddick and Australian star Pat Rafter will meet in an idyllic tennis setting at Center Court at Creekside for The Greenbrier Tennis Showcase. Andy Roddick, a former world number 1 and US open finalist will highlight this friendly face-off between the two former champions in America.

Pat Rafter won the U.S. Open in 1997 and 1998, becoming the only Australian man in the Open era to win consecutive U.S. Open singles titles. This year marks the 20th anniversary of his first U.S. Open title. He also rose to No. 1 in the world in 1999 and was inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame in 2006.

The resort where the match will be held has a 11,000 acre playground with more than 55 indoor and outdoor activities. The schedule of the event is as the following : Saturday, June 3
11:00am: Parking Opens at Train Station Lot
11:30am - 12:30pm: Player Autograph Session (for autograph ticket holders only)
12:30pm: Gates Open at Center Court at Creekside
1:30pm - 3:30pm: Andy Roddick vs. Pat Rafter
4:00pm - 4:30pm: Press Interviews

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