Catch World Class Tennis action in Singapore this month
10 October, 2015
World Sport Group (WSG)
Photo: World Sport Group (WSG)
The BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global is back this year, offering non-stop entertainment on and off the courts. From 23rd October to 1st November 2015, the world’s top 8 women’s Singles players and top 8 Doubles teams will return to Singapore to compete in the WTA Finals 2015.
Some highlights of the 10-day sport entertainment extravaganza this year include:
The Fan Zone is a uniquely curated entertainment space under the canopy of OCBC Square located within Sports Hub. There’s something for everyone with plenty of family friendly fun as well as tennis themed activities. Fans of the WTA players will not be disappointed with the various fan engagements such as autograph sessions and appearances. With more than 20 interactive booths and daily entertainment features, be sure to visit this BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global Fan Zone. Best of all, ADMISSION IS FREE!
Singapore Tennis Evening
2015 will also see the first ever “Singapore Tennis Evening at Marina Bay Sands” on 30 October that celebrates the annual achievements of the best women’s tennis players in the world. The event will also feature a concert performance by Paloma Faith, double platinum UK artiste and winner of the British Female Solo Artist at the 2015 Brit Awards. Held at the MasterCard theatres within Marina Bay Sands for “The Show featuring Paloma Faith” – a star-studded awards and entertainment spectacle, where fans can see both the royalty of women’s tennis along with the show-woman extraordinaire that Pharrell Williams and John Legend have produced for, Paloma Faith.
Player Practice Sessions at OCBC Arena, Singapore Sports Hub: Discover the preparation secrets behind the elite performances during scheduled practice sessions. Player-practice sessions are free of charge during Fan Festival weekend (23 – 25 October), and admission is by valid same-day match ticket or gold-coin donation (to an official charity appointed by the organizer) thereafter
WTA Legends Classic: Join WTA Finals Official Legend Ambassador, Martina Navratilova, Arantxa Sanchez Vicario and Tracy Austin as they compete in the WTALegends Classic
WTA Rising Stars Tournament: Asia will take on the rest of the world in a clash of emerging WTA stars with rising stars such as Ons Jabeur, Caroline Garcia, Zhu Lin and Naomi Osaka.
Tennis Coaches Conference at Conrad Centennial Hotel: Learn what makes an elite professional athlete tick from the individuals behind the scene. Key-note speakers will feature Martina Navratilova, Carlos Alberto Kirmayr and Kathy Martin. Tickets available at http://wtafinals.cvent.com/coachesconference2015
Racquet Club: Soak up the tennis festival’s electric atmosphere at Racquet Club – a VIP experience that includes five-star cuisine, free flow wine and beer as well as premium, baseline seats to watch the thrilling tennis action. As an added bonus this year, Racquet Club guests will have increased access to player appearances, meet-and-greet events as well as autograph sessions. Tickets available at http://racquetclub.sg
Ladies Day at the Tennis: Step out in style for a glamorous champagne brunch while engaging with two exceptional women – WTA President Micky Lawler and WTA Legend Martina Navratilova – who have blazed a trail for women in sport and business. Tickets available at http://racquetclub.sg/ladies-day
Photo: World Sport Group (WSG)