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SBD Article Published February 25, 2014
...adium "will debut Saturday" with the combined ATP/WTA event after renovations reportedly totaling $70M....
SBD Article Published January 27, 2014
WTA Chair & CEO Stacey Allaster said that it is "no c... " The WTA in an effort to "capitalize on the growing popula... " In an effort to promote the WTA’s Singapore campaign, the organization has signed...
SBD Article Published January 23, 2014
Tennis player Eugenie Bouchard lost in the semifinals of the Australian Open today, but her agent, Sam Duvall, believes the "new golden girl of tennis can become the sport's most famous player and surpass Maria Sharapova as the most marketable female athlete on the planet," according to Michael Chammas of the Melbourne AGE. Duvall, the VP/Tennis at Lagardere Unlimited, has worked with the 19-year-old Canadian since she was 13, said, "She's got the personality, she's got the game, she's got th...
SBD Article Published January 21, 2014
There will come a day when the WTA "needs new stars" after Serena Williams and Maria... ...just a "year and a half into becoming a full-time WTA pro," and what is "most intriguing ... is her no-... ...dez said, “Bouchard has become the darling of the WTA Tour” ("Australian Open," ESPN2, 1/20).
SBD Article Published January 07, 2014
Australian Open ticket sales "are tracking at record levels less than a week out from the start of the Melbourne Park grand slam," according to Linda Pearce of the Melbourne AGE. Tennis Australia CEO Craig Tiley said, "We're up more than we've ever been in the history of the event, more than 8 per cent year on year, so things are working. These are our strengths and we've got to keep making our strengths stronger.'' Total attendance at the '13 Australian Open was 684,457 -- 1,549 short of the...
SBD Article Published November 06, 2013
...ennis Center, saying that the upgrades by the ATP/WTA Sony Open "would benefit a majority of the commun...
SBD Article Published October 28, 2013
The WTA Championships' move to Singapore for five years a... ...Istanbul yesterday "leaves many wondering if the WTA hasn't in fact sold out to the highest bidder," a... ...venue generator that accounts for 35%-40%" of the WTA's net operating revenue. WTA officials said that Turkey paid $42M over three y... WTA Chair & CEO Stacey Allaster on Saturday said of m...
SBJ Article Published September 30, 2013
WTA Chairman and CEO Stacey Allaster, who travels all... ...if there is a role for sports properties like the WTA, LPGA or WNBA to take a more consultative approac...
SBD Article Published September 25, 2013
WTA Chair & CEO Stacey Allaster "hailed Li Na's rise... ...their fans were coming from the country where the WTA will have eight events next year, up from two in... " Johnston noted the WTA based on the success in China now has its "eyes o... " Singapore will host the TEB BNP Paribas WTA Championships for five years beginning in '14, an... d the WTA is "in the process of setting up an office in the...
SBD Article Published September 16, 2013
The transfer of the sanction for the WTA tournament in Carlsbad, Calif., "has been approved" by the WTA BOD and the event "will be moved to Tokyo" in '14... The WTA tourney at Stanford Univ. ...he week of September 15." Octagon, which owns the WTA Carlsbad sanction, "will run the tournament in To... " A group in Tokyo "sold its WTA Premier 5 level sanction to a group from Wuhan, C...
SBD Article Published August 16, 2013
The WTA New Haven Open at Yale begins Friday, and only th...
SBD Article Published August 12, 2013 by Daniel Kaplan
The WTA Tour is adding software maker SAP to its stable o... SAP will initially provide data analysis for the WTA's players, with future plans to broaden to fans a... “Currently, tennis stats are incredible basic,” WTA VP/Communications Chris Wallace wrote in an e-mai... SAP will also be sponsor of the WTA year-end championships.