Donald Trump Hosts the 4th Annual CaP Cure PRO-AM Tennis Benefit Raised $2.5 Million for Prostate Cancer

Posted on February 27, 2001 12:47 am
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Trump Nets Namesake Tourney Win For Charity

Trump, with partner David Adams, defeats Vince Spadea/Michael Milken at Pro-AM, which raises S2.5 million for CaP Cure.

For the second consecutive year. Donald Trump beat out the competition Sunday to win the benefit pro-am tennis tournament he hosts at his Mar-a-lago Club – It’s exciting to be a winner said Trump, paired with Seth African David Adams, ranked No 7 in world double. ‘My partner was superb He certainly has what it takes to produce victories. The billionaire developer won last year’s Donald J. Trump Pro-AM Invitational Tennis Tournament with the aid of Australia’s Andrew Lie who was absent sunday.

Sunday’s tournament raised $2.5 million for CaP Cure, the Association for the Cure of Cancer of the Prostate. Trump and Adams beat pro Vince Spadea and CaP Cure founder Michael Milken 4-3(5-4) in a final-round, sudden-death tie-breaker. Adams ended the match with an explosive overhead return of a lofty lob. “This was a spectacular finish to a match that was close all the way,” said Anthony Boulle. Mar-a-Lago’s tennis director and event organizer.

Financier Milken was equally as excited after the final match, but for a different reason.