THE GLOBAL TENNIS SEASON STARTS HERE WHEN THE 2016 MUBADALA WORLD TENNIS CHAMPIONSHIP RETURNS TO ABU DHABI FROM 29th – 31st DECEMBER 2016.
With the world’s best competing for the Championship title and US $250,000 prize money, 2016 is shaping up to be bigger and better than ever before.
The players in this year’s 6-player line up are current World No. 1, 3-time Grand Slam Champion and double Olympic Gold-medalist, Andy Murray, heavy-hitting Canadian world no. 3, Milos Raonic, and 12-time ATP Tour Winner, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga. The event will also see the return of 14-time Grand Slam and defending Champion Rafael Nadal, Belgian No.1 and debutant David Goffin, as well as 2-time Davis Cup Champion Tomas Berdych.
Alongside the centre court action, the weekend of top flight entertainment at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship includes a Tennis Village, free to enter for the public, full of family-friendly activities as well as daily autograph sessions with the star players! Nowhere else in the world will fans find the opportunity to get up close to so many of the world’s top players!
Established and owned by the Government of Abu Dhabi, the company’s strategy is built on the creation of partnerships and on long-term, capital-intensive investments that deliver strong financial returns and tangible social benefits for the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, and that contribute to the growth and diversification of its economy.
Mubadala brings together and manages a multi-billion dollar portfolio of local, regional and international investments and partners with leading global organizations to operate businesses across a wide range of industry sectors. These include aerospace, semiconductors, metals & mining, oil & gas, renewables, information & communications technology, healthcare, real estate & infrastructure, and services.
For more information about Mubadala please visit www.mubadala.com
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