Pete Sampras @ the WTT Smash Hits
December 5, 2001
Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi squared it off again, but this time for a good cause.
Both players participated in the 9th annual tennis charity at the Tyco World Team Tennis Smash Hits for the benefit of the Elton John AIDS foundation and the Capital City AIDS fund.
6,371 fans gathered at the Arco Arena in Sacramento, California to watch one of tennis' best rivalries in action. In the featured set, Pete won against Andre 5-2.
The players were divided into Team Elton John and Team Billie Jean.
Final Results: Team Elton defeated Team Billie Jean 21-20. (The pro-celebrity doubles match did not count towards the final score).
Elton John/Pete Sampras def. Andre Agassi/Carlos Santana, 3-1
Katie Schlukebir/Alexandra Stevenson (Team Billie Jean) def. Marissa Irvin/Meghann Shaughnessy (Team Elton) 5-3
Meghann Shaughnessy (Team Elton) def. Alexandra Stevenson (Team Billie Jean) 5-4 (3)
Alexandra Stevenson/Andre Agassi (Team Billie Jean) def. Meghann Shaughnessy/Pete Sampras (Team Elton) 5-3
Pete Sampras (Team Elton) def. Andre Agassi (Team Billie Jean) 5-2
Bob Bryan/Pete Sampras (Team Elton) def. Andre Agassi/Brian MacPhie (Team Billie Jean) 5-4 (1)