Tennis legend and former Grand Slam champion Pat Cash is set to kick start the countdown to the landmark eighth installment of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship with an interactive tennis showcase at Yas Mall on Saturday, 14 November at 12.30pm.
Yas Mall the must-visit, vibrant getaway shopping, dining and entertainment destination and official sponsor of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship located at the heart of Yas Island, will host the match schedule reveal for season opening tournament which runs from 31 December 2015 to 2 January 2016 and will once again features a powerful lineup of elite tennis talent.
The Yas Mall activation will include a variety of games for the public to participate in such as the entertaining speed serve test alongside the purpose built indoor tennis courts for public use.
Resuming his role as Mubadala World Tennis Championship ambassador, former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash will open proceedings and talk through the thrilling battles which will take place at the Abu Dhabi tournament over New Year. Set to excite the crowds in the UAE capital at the upcoming championship will be fourteen-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal, reigning French Open champion Stan Wawrinka and ATP World Tour top ten stars Milos Raonic and David Ferrer. The most recent players announced as the final two to complete the lineup were crowd favourite and world number 10 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga along with South African Abu Dhabi debutant and world number 12 Kevin Anderson. Among this impressive bill of talent it really is anyone’s game as the tennis giants get set to battle it out for glory in the UAE capital.