Five-time US Open champion Pete Sampras has joined the list of professional tennis players working with the MeiGray Group and its new USTA-MGG Match-Used Authentication Program. The program, which debuted at the 2012 US Open, offers fully authenticated match-used items from the US Open and match-used and autographed items from big name tennis stars. The program benefits USTA … [Read more...] about Sampras Signs Autograph, Memorabilia Deal
So far, it's been a bit of an untapped market. Barely a blip on the sports memorabilia radar. Yet with thousands of people watching U.S. Open matches in New York every day and millions more around the world on TV, isn't it possible that there is a market for match-used tennis memorabilia? Would you really thumb your nose at a ball used by Roger Federer or Novak … [Read more...] about U.S. Open Auction a Watershed Moment?