New York City may be over 3000 miles away from London, but HSBC Bank brought Wimbledon to New York Citiyâ€™s Rockefeller Center on Tuesday. Tennis Hall of Famers Monica Seles and Jim Courier played tennis with fans on a grass court to celebrate the first day of the Championships, Wimbledon. Â â€œHSBC Bank presents Wimbledon 2011 at Rockefeller Centerâ€ is a celebration of tennis in the heart of Midtown, with complimentary activities open to the public until June 24.
Tennis fans can enjoy strawberries and cream, watch Wimbledon matches, participate in clinic with the Gotham Tennis Academy professionals, restring your racquet courtesy of Prince Sports and play EA Sportsâ„¢ Grand SlamÂ® Tennis at Wii kiosks.
For more information about participating locations – us.hsbc.com/tennis.