Indian Wells, California

March 4-17, 2019

senior cup

Senior Cup

50-and-over team doubles tournament with senior players from all over the world taking place across the Coachella Valley
March 19-22, 2018

The 25th Annual BNP Paribas Open Senior Cup will bring more than 800 senior tennis players from all over the world to the Coachella Valley to compete in a team doubles tournament. A staple in the region for more than two decades, the Senior Cup is divided into two divisions – Senior (50+) and Super Senior (65+) – and takes place following the conclusion of the BNP Paribas Open at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden and surrounding country clubs.

  • When: March 19-22, 2018
  • Where: Matches are held at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden plus 12 other private country clubs and resorts around Palm Desert, Rancho Mirage and La Quinta. The Finals will be played at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden.
  • What: Team doubles for men and women. Teams must consist of seven (7) or more players. Play will be round-robin with teams playing 8-game pro sets two to four times per day for three days—win or lose. The top two teams in each NTRP division will play in the championships at the Indian Wells Tennis Garden on Thursday, March 22.

Senior – 50 Years +

  • Men 4.0 (10 teams max)
  • Women 3.5 (20 teams max)
  • Women 4.0 (20 teams max)
  • Women 4.5 (10 teams max)

Super Senior – 65 years and over

  • Men 3.5 (10 teams max)
  • Men 4.0 (10 teams max)
  • Women 3.5 (20 teams max)
  • Women 4.0 (10 teams max)

Registration opens on Friday, December 1, 2017 at 9am PT and close on Thursday, February 15, 2018 at 9am PT or whenever a division becomes full.

Cost is $250 per person. The price includes:

  • One ticket to the BNP Paribas Open finals on Sunday, March 18
  • Continental breakfast on Monday, March 19
  • Player reception-dinner on Wednesday, March 21
  • New balls for each match
  • Snacks at each playing site
  • Awards for all finalists

Special room rates are available.

George Anich, Senior Cup Tournament Director

760-341-8509 | ganich@desertchampions.com