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AMERITECH DROPS SPONSORSHIP OF CHICAGO WTA EVENT
Published November 24, 1997
Ameritech on Friday dropped its sponsorship of the WTA Tour's Chicago event, according to Len Ziehm of the CHICAGO SUN-TIMES. Ameritech informed tournament owner IMG that it would not renew its three-year agreement to sponsor the tournament known most recently as the Ameritech Cup. Though a new sponsorship agreement was not announced, IMG Senior VP/Tournament Manager Gary Swain said the tournament "will continue on an annual basis." Swain: "Everything is going to be fine. We will sign a new sponsor. Several companies are very interested" (CHICAGO SUN-TIMES, 11/22).