With more action, excitement and headline-grabbing players—2009 will be a watershed year for tennis in the Midwest.
Cincinnati now has two weeks of top-level pro tennis featuring the world’s best men and now women — up close and personal.
With the prospect of the Williams sisters, Jankovic and Ivanovic joining the likes of past men’s winners Federer, Roddick and Murray, tennis won’t be any better—anywhere.
The Western & Southern Financial Group Women’s Open is a Premier event on the international Sony Ericsson WTA Tour. It is estimated that at least 7 of the world’s top 10 players will enter to compete for this prestigious title.
The Western & Southern Financial Group Masters is one of the largest, oldest and most prestigious events in the world of tennis. It is one of nine elite ATP Masters 1000 events, the strongest and most important tournaments on the ATP Tour where all the top players are automatically entered.
By combining these two tournaments we’re changing not only for the better, but for the best