First played in 1972, what is now known as the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global has been staged in noteworthy locales such as Boca Raton, Los Angeles, New York City, Oakland, Munich, Madrid, Doha and Istanbul. The tournament’s souvenir programme gives readers an in-depth overview of the tournament. It is sold at the tournament’s premises and given to VIP guests.
Singapore is the first city in Asia-Pacific to host this prestigious tournament and 2014 marks the first of a five-year stay in the Lion City. Every year, the best women tennis players in the world will compete for a share of the US$6.5 million prize purse. Only the Top-8 singles players and Top-8 doubles teams qualify.