Top seed Serena Williams kicks off her clay court campaign at the Internazionali BNL d’Italia, while Eugenie Bouchard plays a popcorn match against Jelena Jankovic.
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia – Dominika Cibulkova took the court for the first time since capturing the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore presented by SC Global to play the Tennis Championships Slovakia, a one night exhibition event featuring fellow WTA star Belinda Bencic, Yannick Noah, Dominik Hrbaty, Radek Stepanek, and Monsour Barami.
Cibulkova and Bencic met the press and participated in a kid’s clinic sponsored by Tennis Arena before the main event began. The WTA Finals champion even got to sit on a throne to commemorate a career-best season, one that saw her reach a career-high ranking of No.5 and win a tour-leading four WTA titles.
Check out the best tweets from the night:
.@Cibulkova @BelindaBencic at press conference of @tennischampSVK. Beautiful ladies,aren't they? 😉 by @milanhutera https://t.co/j3foDTSSdq pic.twitter.com/c9SX2DsUF4
— TennisArena (@tennis_arena) November 14, 2016
The girls from the @tennis_arena Kids Tour Serie ? @tennischampSVK exhibition is here!#tennisarenakidstour #tennischampions #tennis #kids pic.twitter.com/0qALF8Krob
— Dominika Cibulkova (@Cibulkova) November 15, 2016
#WTA Champion Domi Cibulkova crowned Queen during yesterday's Tennis Champions exhibition in #Bratislava. Photos: https://t.co/LS8OZUILPE pic.twitter.com/paDSmzNvhx
— Milan Hutera (@milanhutera) November 16, 2016