Championship Week Is Here!

December 12, 2021

Looking to be served some top-class sporting action? The ball is in your court. The 13th Mubadala World Tennis Championship (MWTC) week is here. The three-day festival brings one of the strongest line-ups in the Championship’s history for a series of elimination matches and quality entertainment on and off court at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City, in Abu Dhabi, from 16 – 18 December.

The star-studded line-up features the world’s top male players: World No.5 Andrey Rublev; World No.6 and defending champion Rafael Nadal; World No. 8 Casper Ruud; World No. 14 Denis Shapovalov; World No.15 Dominic Thiem and three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray.

Headlining an action-packed Day 1, US Open champion Emma Raducanu faces Tokyo Olympics singles gold medallist Belinda Bencic in a women’s match that promises to be an enthralling encounter.

Whether it is an opportunity to ace the festive season or serve up the perfect gift, there are only a few days to secure those seats as the Arabian Gulf’s leading professional tennis experience makes a welcome return with full capacity.

Alongside the world-class tennis action, the renowned MWTC Tennis Village is also back and will host a variety of exciting events and interactions off court, including star player clinics, Q&As with the top players, sponsor activations, unrivalled F&B experiences, kids’ activities, and much more.

Tickets, starting from AED 100 for adults and AED 50 for children, are available from and Virgin Megastores across the UAE. The Championship organisers have made it game, set match for fans with special promotions on group tickets. Groups of 10 or more Premier Hospitality, Category 1 and Category 2 tickets are available at 15% discount. Premier Hospitality tickets offer fans a premium F&B menu and courtside seating providing prime viewing and an unparalleled experience.

In line with current protocols, measures will be in place within the stadium and throughout the Tennis Village to ensure the health and safety of fans, players, and officials.

Additionally, in line with the latest government guidelines the Championship will welcome fans and spectators with green status on the Al Hosn app and a negative PCR test result with 96-hour validity across three days of exciting tennis action, in a safe and secure environment.