ABU DHABI, December 27, 2018 (MWTC Press Release)
The Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) opens its doors to the public today and organizers, FLASH entertainment, celebrated the start of what is set to be one of the greatest sporting events the Capital has ever seen, by bringing together some of tennis’ finest male and female players.
World numbers one and two, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal, joined seven-time Grand Slam winner Venus Williams and 23-time Grand Slam Champion Serena Williams this morning, on Centre Court at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sport City to officially announce the start of MWTC. Together, this awesome foursome has a whopping total of 61 Grand Slam titles between them.
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Now in its 11th year, MWTC has grown from strength to strength – and this year, the caliber of players participating in the tournament will only further serve to put Abu Dhabi on the map as the sporting capital of the region.
Joining the ‘awesome foursome’ will be defending MWTC champion and 2018 Wimbledon finalist Kevin Anderson, 2018 French Open Finalist Dominic Thiem, World No. 11 Karen Khachanov and World No. 25 Hyeon Chung.
Held at the International Tennis Center at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi, the tournament kicks off today until 29th December 2018. There are a small amount of tickets still left and these can be purchased from www.ticketmaster.ae.