The center opened May 20, 1984, and hosted the demonstration tennis event of the 1984 Summer Olympics. The UCLA Bruins tennis teams moved to the facility in 1985 (men) and 1997 (women). The NCAA Women's Tennis Championships were held here in 1984, 1987 and 1988, and the Men's Championships took place here in 1997. The center currently hosts the LA Tennis Open, an ATP Tour event. The main grandstand surrounds 3 courts, and has a capacity of 5,800 spectators. There are 8 lighted, hard-surface courts at the center, which can hold 10,000 spectators.
By Lamos @ 2008-01-20 08:13:22