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APP, Common Tennis Set up Partnership Settlement

APP, Common Tennis Set up Partnership Settlement


CHICAGO (June 29, 2023) – The Affiliation of Pickleball Gamers (APP) has introduced a groundbreaking partnership with Common Tennis, the worldwide market-leading racket sports activities know-how and occasions firm. The settlement sees Common Tennis turn into the APP’s official and unique scores associate, offering deep expertise of racquet sports activities scores techniques and evaluation to all ranges of APP gamers and occasions — from elite professionals, amateurs and leisure gamers, to Subsequent Gen, seniors, and tremendous seniors.

Common Tennis — the creator behind the UTR Ranking, the world’s most correct tennis score — has just lately tailored its score algorithm and occasion administration software program for pickleball. Common Tennis is harnessing its famend experience and know-how options to supply progressive know-how options for pickleball gamers, enabling them to have one dwelling for all their pickleball wants together with scores, leagues, matchplay, tournaments, and extra.

Common Tennis has launched the UTR Pickleball Ranking (UTRP) to fee gamers on a scale of P1 (newbie), P2 (intermediate), P3 (superior), or P4 (knowledgeable/skilled). Utilizing outcomes from the APP, Common Tennis will proceed refining the algorithm and ultimately undertake a numerical decimal score much like tennis for higher-level pickleball gamers. Gamers trying to be part of the group and get a free score can click on right here.

“On the coronary heart of Common Tennis are gamers, so we’re delighted to be partnering with the APP, a corporation which prides itself on its integrity and its core concentrate on serving gamers of all ranges,” mentioned Mark Leschly, Chairman and CEO of Common Tennis. “Pickleball is performed by thousands and thousands of individuals in America, and more and more around the globe, and now we’ve the chance to deliver Common Tennis’ expertise, data, and tried-and-tested techniques to the APP to determine the benchmark for scores and rankings techniques. Common Tennis additionally has huge expertise, data, and abilities in creating and managing profitable racquet sports activities occasions, which we are going to now add to the APP crew.”

“It is a historic day for pickleball, welcoming Common Tennis, the worldwide market chief in tennis scores, rankings, and player-focused occasions, into the APP household,” mentioned Brian Graybill, President of Intersport, co-owner of the APP. “We now have bold plans for the enlargement of the APP, bringing important new funding and assets into our group to assist elevate the profile of the gamers and occasions. Common Tennis will assist supercharge these plans, bringing unequalled expertise and know-how to assist us obtain our targets and assist gamers maximize their potential, on and off-court.”

The 2023 APP match schedule has already featured six standout occasions in 2023, together with the newest match, The Boca Raton 2023 APP New York Metropolis Open on the Billie Jean King Nationwide Tennis Heart in New York which attracted greater than 1,200 gamers. The most recent APP Tour cease, the 2023 APP Newport Seashore Open, is the most important occasion within the APP’s historical past, that includes greater than 1,400 professional and novice gamers, competing over six days in one of many premier pickleball venues worldwide. APP Tour occasions are televised on ESPN2 or CBS Sports activities Community, and livestreamed on ESPN+ or APPTV on YouTube and Fb.





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