If you are looking for a way to enjoy this amazing sport and watch some top players in action. Then, you should check out the PPA North Carolina Open 2023, one of the most exciting events of the Professional Pickleball Association (PPA) Tour.
The tournament is already started at Life Time Charlotte, a state-of-the-art facility with 18 outdoor courts and a spacious clubhouse. The event started on Wednesday, May 3rd, and will end on Sunday, May 7th.
In this blog post, we will give you its highlights, and some insight information.
Details of PPA North Carolina Open Tour 2023
The PPA North Carolina Open 2023 is not only a thrilling competition, but also a celebration of pickleball culture and community. There are live streams of the matches on the PPA website and social media platforms. As well as food trucks, vendors, music, and entertainment on-site. The tournament is also supported by several sponsors, such as OS1st, Intralinks, Onix, and Selkirk.
Some highlights of the matches so far include:
- In men’s singles, Tyson McGuffin defeated Ben Johns in a close three-set match to advance to the semifinals.
- In women’s singles, Simone Jardim reached the final without dropping a game.
- Men’s doubles, Andrei Daescu and Gabriel Joseph stunned Ben Johns and Collin Johns in a thrilling three-set match to win the gold medal. Matt Wright and Dave Weinbach took the bronze medal after defeating Tyson McGuffin and Adam Stone.
- In mixed doubles, Ben Johns and Simone Jardim will face Matt Wright and Lucy Kovalova in the final, which will be broadcasted live on ESPN2 on Sunday at 1 pm EST.
If you are in Charlotte or nearby, you should definitely check out the PPA North Carolina Open 2023. And witness some highest-level pickleball action in the country.
Well, It’s a Wrap!
The PPA North Carolina Open 2023 is a must-see event for any pickleball lover. It showcases the best talent, the most exciting matches, and the most fun atmosphere in the sport. Whether you are a player, a spectator, or a fan, you will find something to enjoy.
Don’t miss this opportunity to witness history in the making and join the pickleball community in celebrating this amazing sport.
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