March 2nd, 2018

Pernfors Headlines One-on-One Doubles Tennis Event in Melbourne

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French Open finalist Mikeal Pernfors and fellow former ATP pros Mel Purcell, Greg Van Emburgh and Tobias Svantesson will be among the stars taking to the courts when One-on-One Doubles returns to Melbourne, Fla. The Suntree Country Club will host the 2nd Space Coast One-On-One Doubles Shootout with $2,000 in prize money on Saturday, March 17, 2018 from 3-7:30 p.m.

“The 2nd Annual Space Coast One-On-One Doubles Shootout will feature an invitational-style shootout,” says organizer Ed Krass. “Rockin’ blues guitar great Albert Castiglia and Band will perform during the shootout to bring some electric musical intensity to our event.”

Admission to the event is free, and the tournament will be televised on Sunsports TV Network and the NESN TV Network in April.

For players wanting to try their competitive hand at One-On-One Doubles, a $2,000 Tampa Bay One-On-One Doubles Shootout will be held Saturday, March 31 at the FishHawk Ranch Tennis Club in Lithia, Fla. To register or for more info on the USTA Florida-sanctioned adult tournament go to:

“The tennis public will be treated to some action-packed serve-and-volley tennis plus a rockin’ blues musical experience,” says Paul Davis, tennis director at Suntree Country Club. “We are happy to bring this unique tennis event back to Melbourne and take it up a level.”

For more information on One-On-One Doubles Tournaments visit