Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Family Circle Cup facts you may not know

Here are some Family Circle Cup facts:

200 members of the media from around the world attend the tournament each year.

1,500 hats and 2,000 T-shirts will be sold to fans this week.

2 1/4 miles of string will be used on players' racquets.

7,200 tennis balls will be used.

The 1973 Tournament was the first women's tennis event to be broadcast on national television.

Chris Evert won the Family Circle Cup 8 times.


Daniel said...

And apparently cameras with detachable lenses are the devil :)

Diane said...

The WTA has spoken (but very quietly).