In 2022, the city of Parma will welcome back the great men’s and women’s tennis. After the fantastic experience of 2021 with the Emilia-Romagna Open, a combined event (for men and women) is back in Parma. Two tournaments scheduled in one of the most important and prestigious tennis clubs in the city and in two consecutive weeks. 16 days of top-level tennis during which the event partners will be able to maximize the visibility of their brand in both the ATP and WTA circuits.
The first tournament will be the WTA 250 women’s competition, which follows the WTA 250 held in 2021, in which both Williams sisters participated and which was won by the American Cori Gauff, today no. 1 in the world. The women’s tournament will be broadcasted live on the most important Italian and international television channels, covering about 190 countries around the world. The second event will be an ATP Challenger 125, the most prestigious event of the circuit and fifth in importance and prize money in Italy. Both tournaments will be held at the Tennis Club Parma.
The back-to-back tournaments will start with the women’s competition called “Parma Ladies Open” and will be giving away $ 250,000 and 250 WTA points. The “Parma Challenger” men’s tournament will follow with $ 159,360 and 125 ATP points up for grabs. Both tournaments will see the participation of numerous players in the Top 100 and Top 50.