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Tokyo Gallery: Stars & Star Jumps

From kids clinics to the opening ceremony and star jumps with Jetta-kun at the Jetstar booth, the WTA stars have been keeping up appearances away from the match courts in Tokyo. See the pics here!

Published September 24, 2013 12:00

One of the many fan activities away from the match courts so far in Tokyo have been kids clinics.
One of the many fan activities away from the match courts so far in Tokyo have been kids clinics.
Like this one - Belinda Bencic and Ana Ivanovic had a Yonex clinic with 60 kids from the Fukushima area.
Like this one - Belinda Bencic and Ana Ivanovic had a Yonex clinic with 60 kids from the Fukushima area.
And this one, a Wilson clinic with Petra Kvitova, Victoria Azarenka, Sorana Cirstea and Simona Halep.
And this one, a Wilson clinic with Petra Kvitova, Victoria Azarenka, Sorana Cirstea and Simona Halep.
Former No.2 Kvitova, current No.2 Azarenka and Romania's Top 2 posed for a group picture with the kids.
Former No.2 Kvitova, current No.2 Azarenka and Romania's Top 2 posed for a group picture with the kids.
Japanese stars Kurumi Nara, Ayumi Morita, Misaki Doi and Risa Ozaki at a Japanese press conference.
Japanese stars Kurumi Nara, Ayumi Morita, Misaki Doi and Risa Ozaki at a Japanese press conference.
A slew of WTA stars took center court for the opening ceremony of the 30th Toray Pan Pacific Open.
A slew of WTA stars took center court for the opening ceremony of the 30th Toray Pan Pacific Open.
Kimiko Date-Krumm was interviewed by Ai Sugiyama on court - the only two Japanese to reach the Top 10.
Kimiko Date-Krumm was interviewed by Ai Sugiyama on court - the only two Japanese to reach the Top 10.
Date-Krumm, who has been as high as No.4 in the world before, is fresh off the quarters in Seoul.
Date-Krumm, who has been as high as No.4 in the world before, is fresh off the quarters in Seoul.
The Toray Pan Pacific Open began back in 1984 - its first champion was Manuela Maleeva-Fragnière.
The Toray Pan Pacific Open began back in 1984 - its first champion was Manuela Maleeva-Fragnière.
Victoria Azarenka, the No.1 seed at this year's edition, met the press at Monday's All-Access Hour.
Victoria Azarenka, the No.1 seed at this year's edition, met the press at Monday's All-Access Hour.
Another one of the exciting activities around the grounds took place at the Jetstar booth...
Another one of the exciting activities around the grounds took place at the Jetstar booth...
Star jumps - and photos of them - with Jetstar mascot Jetta-kun was a hit with players and fans alike.
Star jumps - and photos of them - with Jetstar mascot Jetta-kun was a hit with players and fans alike.
Jetstar, an Australian-based airline, is the WTA's official airline partner in the Asia-Pacific.
Jetstar, an Australian-based airline, is the WTA's official airline partner in the Asia-Pacific.
Roberta Vinci, Petra Kvitova and Angelique Kerber were among the WTA stars hitting the Jetstar booth.
Roberta Vinci, Petra Kvitova and Angelique Kerber were among the WTA stars hitting the Jetstar booth.
All three played their opening matches on Monday - the rest of the Top 8 seeds do the same on Tuesday.
All three played their opening matches on Monday - the rest of the Top 8 seeds do the same on Tuesday.
  • One of the many fan activities away from the match courts so far in Tokyo have been kids clinics.
  • Like this one - Belinda Bencic and Ana Ivanovic had a Yonex clinic with 60 kids from the Fukushima area.
  • And this one, a Wilson clinic with Petra Kvitova, Victoria Azarenka, Sorana Cirstea and Simona Halep.
  • Former No.2 Kvitova, current No.2 Azarenka and Romania's Top 2 posed for a group picture with the kids.
  • Japanese stars Kurumi Nara, Ayumi Morita, Misaki Doi and Risa Ozaki at a Japanese press conference.
  • A slew of WTA stars took center court for the opening ceremony of the 30th Toray Pan Pacific Open.
  • Kimiko Date-Krumm was interviewed by Ai Sugiyama on court - the only two Japanese to reach the Top 10.
  • Date-Krumm, who has been as high as No.4 in the world before, is fresh off the quarters in Seoul.
  • The Toray Pan Pacific Open began back in 1984 - its first champion was Manuela Maleeva-Fragnière.
  • Victoria Azarenka, the No.1 seed at this year's edition, met the press at Monday's All-Access Hour.
  • Another one of the exciting activities around the grounds took place at the Jetstar booth...
  • Star jumps - and photos of them - with Jetstar mascot Jetta-kun was a hit with players and fans alike.
  • Jetstar, an Australian-based airline, is the WTA's official airline partner in the Asia-Pacific.
  • Roberta Vinci, Petra Kvitova and Angelique Kerber were among the WTA stars hitting the Jetstar booth.
  • All three played their opening matches on Monday - the rest of the Top 8 seeds do the same on Tuesday.
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