Novak Djokovic: Meet & Greet Plus A Match
Estimate: 18,000 - 20,000 USD
Estimate: 18,000 - 20,000 USD
IfOnly and Sotheby’s invite you and a guest to see Djokovic as he plays on tennis’ biggest stage. Watch one of the game's most dynamic athletes as he volleys for another championship. With six former champions scheduled to compete, including rivals Rafael Nadal and more, there’s no telling who you might see on the other side of the net. This incredible tennis experience includes a personal encounter with Djokovic. Shake hands with the iconic star, have him sign a personal item, and join him for a photo that will forever commemorate your day.
Fresh off his win at Wimbledon, Novak Djokovic has his eyes set on Flushing Meadows, NY. Can the Serbian Phenom capture yet another Grand Slam title and solidify his place in tennis history? Find out with this incredible event package that includes a once-in-a-lifetime chance to meet Djokovic himself (at a location to be determined later).
A portion of the proceeds from this experience will benefit the Forever Dream Foundation, providing inspiring experiences to underprivileged children and their families.
Payment of the total purchase price is due to Sotheby’s no later than 5:00 PM EST on August 17, 2018. Please see the Conditions of Sale for acceptable forms of payment. We encourage payment by credit card in order to meet the payment deadline. Our failure to receive timely payment may result in the cancellation of the sale. You will receive an invoice from Sotheby’s following the close of the sale.
· Premium access for two (2) to see a Novak Djokovic/ Serena Williams/ Rafael Nadal match in Flushing Meadows, NY.
· Meet & greet and photo opportunity with Novak Djokovic/ Serena Williams/ Rafael Nadal (at a location to be determined later).
· 1 item such as a hat, ball, jersey, etc. (brought by guest) signed by Novak Djokovic/ Serena Williams/ Rafael Nadal .
· Due to the fluid nature of high-profile player schedules, the exact meet & greet time, date, and location will be determined closer to the event; the meet & greet may take place either the day before or the day after the match and may take place in NYC (location to be determined).
· Match date is TBD and will be based on tournament schedule and guest availability.
· A background check is required.
· Exact seat location may not be determined until day of the event and may be anywhere in the lower level section of the venue.
· Travel and accommodations are not included.
· This item may not be resold or re-auctioned in any circumstance.
· Payment of the total purchase price is due to Sotheby’s no later than 5:00 PM EST on August 17, 2018. Please see the Conditions of Sale for acceptable forms of payment. We encourage payment by credit card in order to meet the payment deadline. Our failure to receive timely payment may result in the cancellation of the sale. You will receive an invoice from Sotheby’s following the close of the sale.
· Logistics may not be released until the day before the event. Details are always subject to change; any updates will be shared via email or phone on the day of the event.
· Meet & greet timing and location is subject to Novak Djokovic’s schedule, sound checks, weather conditions, etc. Professional obligations may dictate the duration of each experience.
· The meet & greet portion of the experience may only be canceled or rescheduled by Novak Djokovic. To allow for a smoother booking process, guests are strongly urged to arrange for refundable airfare and accommodations when travel is required.
· This experience is non-refundable once purchased.
· By clicking Place Bid, you agree to Sotheby’s Conditions of Sale.
The USTA is not affiliated with this auction or its affiliates including IfOnly, Sotheby's or The Forever Dream Foundation.
About the Athlete
Novak Djokovic is a Serbian tennis player whose continued dominance in the sport has placed him among the greatest of all time. Since turning pro in 2003, Djokovic has won 13 Grand Slam singles titles. He is also just the eighth player in tennis history to achieve the Career Grand Slam. After winning the French Open in 2016, Djokovic became the first man in nearly 50 years to hold all four major titles at once. This July, Djokovic beat a stellar field, including long-time rival Rafael Nadal, to win his fourth Wimbledon title.