Find out what ‘it takes’ to get a group of tennis stars, Grand Slam champions and former No.1s all together in the same photo - only at the Dubai Duty Free WTA Summer Party.
June 28, 2019

LONDON, Great Britain - The stars were out in full force at the purple carpet of the Dubai Duty Free WTA Summer Party, the biggest party in tennis honoring the game’s greatest champions. 

The celebration was attended by Wimbledon favorites and international stars including former WTA World No.1s Caroline Wozniacki, Garbiñe Muguruza and Naomi Osaka, British No.1 Johanna Konta, and reigning WTA Finals champion and Dubai Duty Free Ambassador, Elina Svitolina, with WTA Legends Chris Evert and Martina Navratilova also making an appearance. 

In photos: Best snapshots from the Dubai Duty Free WTA Summer Party

But what’s a good party without a giant group photo? 

Well, here’s what 'it takes’ to get a group of tennis stars, Grand Slam champions and former No.1s all together in the same photo.


It was a bit of a tight squeeze on the purple carpet:

The 2019 Dubai Duty Free WTA Summer Party attendees (Getty Images)
WTA, Assemble! Almost 20 former World No.1s, Grand Slam champions and tennis stars came together for this photo. (Getty Images)

It was a challenge at first to assemble almost 20 of the games biggest names, from former World No.1s, to Grand Slam champions, to international tennis stars. 


With everyone lined up on the Dubai Duty Free WTA Summer Party’s purple carpet, it’s time for a ‘class photo’! 

Here’s how it turned out: 

We’re gonna need a wider lens: It was a bit of a tight squeeze on the Dubai Duty Free WTA Summer Party’s purple carpet. (Getty Images)