There is no good tennis tournament that Pinnacle would let to be skipped. A brand new women tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts is about to start soon: The 2017 Ladies Open Biel Bienne. Thus, Pinnacle couldn’t let you down, so it brang you the highest odds you’ll find on WTA Tour markets. The tournament will be a part of the International category of the 2017 WTA Tour and will be hosted by Swiss Tennis Center, in Roger Federer Allee, Biel, Switzerland. It will last from 10 April through 16 April 2017. Biel is known as the administrative district in the canton of Bern, Switzerland. The city lies at the foot of the first mountain range of the Jura Mountains area, on the NE shores of Lac de Bienne.
Led by Barbora Strycova (WTA 18), at least 25 of the world’s top 100 players will compete for USD 250,000 in prize money. Five-time Grand Slam winner and former world number one player Martina Hingis (WTA 8, double) is supporting the event as tournament ambassador, while electronics company SAMSUNG occupies the role of Premium Partner on the sponsorship side.
The participant field is led by the Czech player Barbora Strycova (WTA 18). In total, at least 25 of the world’s top 100 players will travel to Switzerland for the tournament. Local champions Viktorija Golubic (WTA 51), Belinda Bencic (WTA 130) and tournament ambassador Martina Hingis (WTA 8, double) will be participating. In addition, the 17-year-old Swiss talent and current winner of the Junior French Open, Rebeka Masarova (WTA 315), will receive a wild card for the tournament. All games will take place in the brand-new Swiss Tennis Arena in Biel, which can accommodate around 2,500 spectators.
Lastly, on the final day, one further special showdown awaits the fans: On Sunday, 16 April 2017, at 2pm the Swiss comedian and actor Marco Rima is to challenge Martina Hingis in a show match – which is sure to be an entertaining spectacle for the media and fans.
Tournament Director and Deputy Managing Director at InfrontRingier, Lukas Troxler, has high expectations for the following week:
“After intensive preparations, we are finally looking forward to the premiere of the Ladies Open Biel Bienne. We are proud to have won international partners such as SAMSUNG and to be transforming the tennis experience for television audiences with the help of the Virtual Reality innovation. It is important to us that we offer a fascinating live tennis experience, not only to the spectators onsite, but also to viewers off Centre Court.”Hereunder you can take a look at Pinnacle offer for WTA Biel Bienne 2017: