Jan 27th, Salt Lake City, UT, Press-
The WPH makes their sixth repeat visit to the Land of Zion with the ever popular Race4Eight Professional Handball Tour VI! This time around, WPH brings in qualifiers, elite men, pro/am doubles, touring women and big ball pro singles April 21-23, 2017
as the Sports Mall comes alive for the Season finale of the Race4Eight Tour,... The Player's Championship!!!
HEADS UP THIS YEAR WE ARE HOSTING THE MENS, WOMENS AND SENIOR FINALS!! LIMITED SPACE, ENTER BEFORE APRIL 1ST TO GUARANTEE A SPOT AND DISCOUNT. ACES PARTICIPANTS ONLY WILL BE PLAYING WITH THE 21 BALL THIS YEAR ~ WPH PRO QUALIFIERS, SENIOR 40+ AND ELITE MEN USE THE R48PRO BALL; WOMEN'S PROS USE THE RED 21 (USHA); AS VOTED ON BY THE PLAYERS.. Do not forget to enter the Pro/Am Doubles and win some big-time cash.
Come for the handball ~ leave with the best weekend of entertainment ever. Voted "Best in Show" by the touring pros five years in a row!
The LIVE ESPN Broadcast begins at 10am local time, Saturday, April 22nd and will end that day at 6pm. On Sunday, April 23rd, the ESPN Broadcast starts at 10am and will conclude at 1pm
Tentative Pro Schedule:
Friday, April 21
Men's qualifier @ 9am -1pm (Non Filmed)
Men's Main Draw Rd of 16 @ 3pm - 7pm
Saturday, April 22 (all on ESPN)
Men's pro Rd of 8 LIVE on ESPN 10am-1pm
Sr 40+ semis 1pm - 230p
Women's pro semis - 230p-4pm
Men's Pro semis - 4pm-6pm
Sunday, April 23 (all on ESPN)
40+ Men's Final - 10am
Women's Pro Final - 10:45am
Men's Pro Final - 11:45am
Viewers can watch using the WatchESPN App or simply by going to www.watchespn.com to see/select the device that works best for them. The app is mobile, so take the matches with you. Or, just watch on your flat screen HD TV. WPHLiveTV offers player interviews, announcers, instant replays, special features, multiple camera angles and more! Find out more at www.wphlive.tv or by visiting the event page HERE>
WPH Race4Eight Tour Schedule
for 2016/17, HERE
All WPH Players will use the R48Pro Handball (qualifiers, Senior 40+ & Elite Men); except the women, as voted by the players. Women will use the Red 21, by the USHA.
See WPH for Code of Conduct, Player’s Agreements, Rules and General Tournament Questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
-WPH will film and broadcast these games on ESPN3 or you can watch court side. Contact us for details (below).