WTA 250 Astana Open 2021
About the tournamentFrom September 26 to October 2, 2021, the National Tennis Center in Nur-Sultan will host many of the world’s best women's tennis stars competing for the coveted Astana Open trophy and 250 world ranking points. The event will be broadcast to over 70 countries around the world.
Kazakhstan National Team's top women players will play in the main round of the women's event. On the eve of the ATP 250 and WTA 250. Nur-Sultan will also host The Kazakhstan Championship. The winners of which will receive a Wild Card into to the main draw of the ATP-250 / WTA-250, while the finalists will each be granted a Wild Card into the ATP-250 / WTA-250 qualifying event.
Sponsors & Partners
«Kazzinc» - is one of the leaders in non-ferrous metallurgy in Kazakhstan, a large integrated zinc producer with a large share of associated output of copper, precious metals and lead. The company was founded in 1997. Its enterprises are located in the East Kazakhstan, Akmola and Karaganda regions. Kazzinc actively participates in the social development of the cities of its presence, investing in significant projects. With the financial participation of Kazzinc, the «Smash» tennis center was built in Ust-Kamenogorsk with 7 outdoor and 4 indoor courts, 320 people currently training and the 200-seats stands capacity.
«ForteBank» is one of the most stable, liquid and well-capitalized banks in Kazakhstan with a strong focus on innovation and technology. An important component of the bank's activities is its support of social projects, including those aimed at the development of tennis in Kazakhstan. With the financial support of ForteBank, a tennis center was built in Petropavlovsk, which has become a modern training base for training professional athletes and tennis amateurs. In 2019, with the support of ForteBank, an exhibition match with world tennis stars Rafael Nadal vs. Novak Djokovic took place in the capital of Kazakhstan, and in 2021 Forte has become the General Sponsor of the ATP Challenger 100 and 125 series tournaments.
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«The Ritz-Carlton, Astana» - Within the Talan Towers, an example of the Kazakhstan capital’s modern personality, The Ritz-Carlton, Astana carries on local traditions. The five-star hotel elegantly weaves cultural elements into the luxury experience: accommodations reflect regional design elements, spa guests are invited to partake in a Kazakh tea ceremony and dining infuses modern dishes with regional flavors.
The «AquaRossa» company is engaged in the production of high quality drinking water in Kazakhstan. AQUAROSSA is the official water of all tennis tournaments and other events held by the Kazakhstan Tennis Federation.
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