ZHUHAI, China - The Huajin Securities WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai, which will be staged between October 31 and November 5, announced today that tickets for the third edition of the tournament are now on sale via their website or by phone (400 9688 400).
The prize money of Huajin Securities WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai will be increased to 2.28 million USD in 2017. Stefanie Graf, the tournament’s global ambassador in 2016 and 2017, is scheduled to come to Zhuhai and meet her fans again during the tournament week.
“I am excited to be returning to the WTA Elite Trophy as the tournament ambassador again for 2017," said Graf. “Last year was my first visit to China and the beautiful city of Zhuhai. It was an incredible experience meeting all the Chinese fans, playing tennis on the new bridge and watching the final.
"I’m looking forward to more great tennis and learning more about the city and the culture.”
In 2017, Zhuhai has prepared several types of ticket packages tailoring to needs of groups and individuals. If fans buy tickets between today and June 26, they can enjoy an early bird discount of as low as 40% off. As an appreciation to fans’ support and loyalty to the tournament, 2016 ticket holders can also have the most favorable discount rate.
With the success of the last two editions in 2015 and 2016, Huajin Securities WTA Elite Trophy Zhuhai has received strong recommendations from audiences and WTA players.
Situated in the Pearl River Delta, one of the most developed areas in China, Zhuhai enjoys beautiful city view and the most convenient traffic from Hong Kong and Macau. It takes only 70 minutes by ferry from the airport of Hong Kong and new venue on Henqin Island in Zhuhai is right next door to Macau.