July 29-August 4, 2019
Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic
Women's Tennis Association (WTA)
San Jose State University Tennis Center
1251 S. 7th St
San Jose, CA
The official WTA acceptance list for the 2019 Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic has been announced, and with three Grand Slam champions, two former World No. 1s, and 15 WTA title holders in the player field in 2019 brings the best women's players in the world to the Bay Area.
10 women competing at the 2019 Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic are among the 32 seeded players heading into the third Grand Slam event of the year. Elina Svitolina leads the way as Wimbledon’s No. 8 seed, with Aryna Sabalenka (No. 10) and Qiang Wang (No. 15) all favored to reach the round of 16. Other Wimbledon seeds in the San Jose player field include Elise Mertens (No. 21), Donna Vekic (No. 22), Petra Martic (No. 24), 2019 French Open semifinalist Amanda Anisimova (No. 26), 2017 Wimbledon singles champion Garbiñe Muguruza (No. 27), Carla Suárez Navarro (No. 31) and 2018 Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic singles finalist Maria Sakkari (No. 32).
Many other top names will be competing in San Jose this summer including
two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka, 2017 French Open champion
Jelena Ostapenko, 2019 Australian Open semifinalist Danielle Collins and
defending Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic champion Mihaela Buzarnescu.
In addition to the impressive list of WTA players set to compete in San Jose, the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic will be hosting four former ATP stars as part of the Invesco Series on Saturday, August 3 following the evening women’s semifinal match.
The Invesco Series is a legends tour event that features three one-set matches consisting of two semifinals and one final. The line-up for the San Jose event is one of the best of the legend’s season and includes 2003 US Open champion Andy Roddick, 1989 French Open champion Michael Chang, 10-time ATP tour winner James Blake and 11-time tour singles champion Mark Philippoussis.
Now entering its 49th year, the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic is a weeklong WTA Premier event bringing the worlds of tennis and technology together in a festival of sports and entertainment. Highlighting the best the region has to offer, the tournament showcases locally sourced cuisine, fine wine and cheese selections, interactive fan exhibitions, premier hospitality options, and of course, incredible tennis action.
Featuring a 28-player singles draw as well as a 16-team doubles draw the tournament boasts $876,183 in prize money and serves as the opening women's event of the US Open Series.
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