Babolat Sponsors National Senior Tennis Championships: Babolat World Tennis Classic Set For January 2008

November 2, 2007

Boulder, CO -– Babolat, one of the leading manufacturers of tennis racquets, announces they are sponsoring the upcoming United States Tennis Association (USTA) National Senior Tennis Championships. Formerly known as the Mission Hills Senior Championships, the Babolat World Tennis Classic, a Category II tournament, will take place January 20 – 27, 2008, in Rancho Mirage, California.

The Babolat World Tennis Classic is widely regarded as the pre-eminent adult/senior tennis event. Over 720 male and female entrants in age categories ranging from 35 – 90 will be competing at the world-famous Mission Hills Country Club in Rancho Mirage, CA. Players from across the United States and overseas are expected to play at the 1760 acre planned community. This senior event attracts more exposure than all other senior tennis tournaments combined. For more information on the tournament, please visit: