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The Pattaya professional women’s tennis tournament

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The Pattaya professional women’s tennis tournament is now in
its 18th year on the Sony Ericsson WTA world tour.

This year the tournament opens a chapter in its history. As a
result of major changes implemented by the WTA, the
tournament has been upgraded to be part of the new
“international series” with prize money increased to a minimum of
US$220,000.

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The tournament has been re-named the PTT Pattaya Open, with PTT Public Co., Ltd joining Pattaya City as the title sponsors of the
tournament and will be staged at the Dusit Thani Hotel. Pattaya from 7 – 14 February 2009.

As a result of the upgrade, the facilities at the Dusit Thani, Pattaya have been improved to include a fourth court at the venue,
an increased stadium capacity and expanded work areas for the players, officials and the media.


The tournament is not only popular with the players, but attracts huge media interest both in Thailand and overseas. This year’s Pattaya
Women’ Open singles semi-finals and final will be televised “live” to over 200,000,000 people in Russia, Ukraine, Asia and Europe.

The Pattaya Women’s Open has been at the forefront of women’s tennis in Asia for longer than any other professional tennis tournament
in the region. The event continues to prosper and grow thanks to the ongoing support of Pattaya City, PTT Public Co.,Ltd, the Sports
Authority of Thailand, Chonburi Provincial Administration, tourism Authority of Thailand, Dusit Thani Hotel, Sony Ericsson, Tace Tour, Philips,
Wilson, HEAD, Yonex, TOT, CS Loxinfo PLC, Bangkok Pattaya Hospital.

In addition to Football Thai Factory Sporting Goods Co., Ltd the distributor of HEAD in Thailand set up HEAD’s booth at
Dusit Thani Hotel.


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