The preparation of the professional international WTA women’s tennis tournament St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy taking place in St. Petersburg from January 30 to February 5, 2017 is underway.
We are ready to announce the top ranked players to participate in the event. In 2017 the tournament is about to welcome the players from the Top-10 and Top-20 of the world tennis ranking: Simona Halep (Romania, WTA singles ranking – 4), Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia, WTA singles ranking – 5, winner of the WTA Finals 2016 tournament in Singapore), and Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia, WTA singles ranking – 9).
The courts of Sibur Arena will also be the place to witness the 2016 Olympic champions in doubles Ekaterina Makarova and Elena Vesnina from Russia, Daria Kasatkina (Russia, WTA singles ranking – 27), Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova (Russia, WTA singles ranking – 28), and other top players of the WTA Tour.
Tournament’s name: «St. Petersburg Ladies Trophy».
Prize money: $ 753 000.
Dates: from 30.01.2017 to 05.02.2017.
Venue: Concert and Sports Complex Sibur Arena (St. Petersburg, Futbolnaya Alleya, 8) and Dynamo Tennis Center (St. Petersburg, Prospekt Dynamo, 44).
Official surface: Haro Rome Tennis Portable, Rebound Ace Medium-Fast
Official ball supplier: BABOLAT TEAM.
Title sponsor: Gazprom Export LLC
Organizing Committee: Formula TX LLC
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