Dirk Nowitzki to Host 2nd Annual Pro Celebrity Tennis Classic

A charity pro-am tennis tournament featuring Dirk Nowitzki, Andy Roddick and more benefiting the children’s charities of the Dirk Nowitzki Foundation

Image via dnfoundation.org

Taking to the tennis court for a second year, Dallas’ beloved Dirk Nowitzki will call on his celebrity buddies for the Dirk Nowitzki Pro Celebrity Tennis Classic on Saturday, Sept. 16, 2017, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at the SMU Tennis Center – 5669 N. Central Expressway, Dallas.

Returning is 2003 US Open champion and recent International Tennis Hall of Fame inductee Andy Roddick, who is considered one of the most influential, successful and quotable tennis players of all time; Grand Slam doubles champ and five-time Olympian Mark Knowles; and Dallas Mavericks point guard and 2011 NBA champion J.J. Barea. New this year! Beloved actor and Dallasite Owen Wilson will also join Dirk.

Proceeds benefit the Dirk Nowitzki Foundation, which awards grants annually to organizations focusing on children’s wellbeing, health and education.

RAIN OR SHINE! Spectator tickets to the tournament are $100 for 15 and older; $41 for children 4-14, and free for children 3 and under.

Tickets will be available at the door or purchase at ticketmaster.com.