The WTA Tour will head to Bali, Indonesia, for a tournament that will be the final event of the year for the Tour. This is an indoors hard court tournament worth $600,000 with a singles draw of eight. It will start on the 3rd of November and will be the tournament of champions for the International Series. It was joined by the other season ending championship, the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships, which happened starting the 25th of October and was worth just shy of $5,000,000, won by Petra Kvitova and Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond.
Marion Bartoli from France is the top seed for this tournament followed by the 16th ranked Shuai Peng from China. Sabine Lisicki from Germany is third and Roberta Vinci takes the fourth seed spot. Daniela Hantuchova from the Slovak Republic and Serbia's Ana Ivanovic are fifth and sixth and the final two players will be Anabel Medina Garrigues and Nadia Petrova. Sign up at the banners on this page and get your membership, for access to streaming tennis all season when the tour starts once again, plus access to this tournament.
Posted: 3rd November 2010
The Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions will take place in Bali, Indonesia, November 4th through the 7th, and will be the final tournament of the year for the Sony Ericsson WTA Tour. This event will feature a singles draw of just eight ladies who will compete for the International finals, after the Premier event in Doha. Get your membership now to watch the WTA Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions live from your computer as well as tennis streams all year via your internet connection.
This season ending event has only been in existence since last year and the qualifiers will be eight rising stars in the world of women's tennis. . Starting off in the quarter finals Li Na is the top seed and highest ranked player, with the second seed Aravane Razai, who took last year's title. Yanina Wickmayer is another player that you'll see in this tournament, having competed well in all of the Grand Slams this year, and we also have Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Ana Ivanovic in the list of players for 2010. Alisa Kleybanova has also qualified.
These players compete for a share of $600,000 in prizes, and two additional players who have accepted Wild Cards for the Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions are Kimiko Date Krumm and Daniela Hantuchova. This will be a great way to end the 2010 season of WTA Tennis and fans are looking forward to another great round in Bali. You can watch this tournament of champions live from your computer no matter where you are in the world by getting your membership at the banners on this page for full access to streaming tennis all year.
Posted: 4th Nov 2009
Well, it's what the Women of the WTA have been waiting for. The Finale to a great season of professional tennis in Bali, Indonesia with just twelve names competing and a prize of $600,000. This is the end of the WTA International Tournaments and its officially called The Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Champions. You can watch this exciting tournament as well as the start of the 2010 season with your year long membership. Simply click on the links on this page and you'll have access to high quality uninterrupted coverage of every event live.
So, who is it that is going to Bali? Only the best of course and that includes Samantha Stosur, Marion Bartoli, Yanina Wickmayer, Anabel Medina Garrigues, Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, Magdalena Rybarikova, Melinda Czink, Aravane Rezai, Shahar Peer and Agnes Szavay. The two wildcards go to Sabine Lisicki and Kimiko Date Krumm while Vera Dushevina will also be going to Bali as an alternate. Get ready for some great matches because this is the best of women's international tennis in this roster right here.
The tournament is November 4th through the 8th and is held the same week as the Sony Ericsson Championship 2009 in Doha, Qatar, which features the top eight tennis players in the world competing for a prize of four and a half million dollars. This is the first season for the Commonwealth Bank Tournament of Championship and both players and fans are ecstatic for this tournament. The names drawn were from players that qualified by being the top ten who have actually won an international tournament. Get your membership to watch this tournament live in high quality video streams starting November 4th.
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Posted: 3rd November 2011
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