Rogers Cup Tennis Tickets - Toronto
Each year the Rogers Cup tennis tournament takes the vibrant cities of Montreal and Toronto by storm. The annual Rogers Cup, held in Canada each year is hosted by National Bank and organized by Tennis Canada. This professional tournament offers exciting action from some of the best male and female tennis players in the world. Noted as a premium tournament and a Premier 5 event on the WTA calendar, the Rogers Cup boasts US $3 million in prize money and some of the best professional tennis players on the global tennis arena. Men's (Montreal) and women's (Toronto) events are played simultaneously from August 5-13 2017.
Rogers Cup background and history
Dating back to 1881 for the men's tournament and 1892 for women players, The Roger's Cup is preceded in historical relevance only by Wimbledon and the US Open. Past winners of the Rogers Cup include favourites Serena Williams, Kim Clijsters, Martina Navratilova, Monica Seles and Steffi Graf. Canadian contender Faye Urban won both the singles and doubles titles in 1969. The last Canadian to do so. Simona Halep is the current defending champion. In 2016 the tournaments attracted more than 145 000 visitors.
Global television coverage from Rogers Sportsnet, TVA Sports and ESPN2 makes it possible to experience all the action from anywhere in the world, in one of the year's most popular tournaments. Rogers Cup Tennis Tickets - Toronto tickets go on sale early in the year and continuously updated video and photo galleries on the event page make it possible to follow all the action online. Rogers customers can download an app and get exclusive VIP access, special deals and offers, via Rogers Gameplus.
Past tournament winners like Simona Halep (2016 – Montreal), Belinda Bencic (2015 – Toronto), Agnieszka Radwanska (2014 – Montreal), Serena Williams (2013 – Toronto and (Petra Kvitova (2012 – Montreal) shine on hard deco turf to create thrilling viewing for Canadians and armchair spectators around the world. In an unexpected victory in 2015, 18-year-old Belinda Bencic beat six former Grand Slam champions to take the title, among them– Eugenie Bouchard, Sabine Lisicki, Serena Williams, and Halep.
Similar tennis tournaments
Once you've bought your Rogers Cup tennis tickets why not get into the summer tennis season with some other fantastic tournaments held around the world? Get summer tickets to Wimbledon or head to Prague in the Czech Republic to enjoy all the action at the 2107 Laver Cup with a 3-day pass.