The best women’s tennis is played in Gran Canaria. The women’s professional tennis tournaments, W60 Disa Gran Canaria and W60 Conde Jackson, belonging to the ITF World Tennis Tour, are held from August 9 to 22 in Maspalomas
The Conde Jackson Maspalomas Tennis Club will host from August 9 to 22 the best promises of international women’s professional tennis with the celebration of the W60 Disa Gran Canaria and W60 Conde Jackson Maspalomas tournaments. Gran Canaria is once again at the forefront of world-class women’s tennis events by hosting two professional tournaments of these characteristics with all the security measures required by the current health situation. On this occasion, in addition, taking a qualitative leap by increasing its category to $ 60,000, which means an increase in the WTA points at stake and a higher level in the ranking of the participating players.
Both tournaments will be held on the seven clay courts of the Club Conde Jackson Tennis Maspalomas, at the Campo Internacional, in San Bartolomé de Tirajana. Players such as Paula Badosa, current world number 29 or the recent winner of Wimbledon in the junior category, Ane Mintegi Del Olmo have participated in the last editions of the tournaments on the island. With the upgrade, it is expected that the ranking of the players in this edition will be the best that has been seen in the Canary Islands in decades.
This year, the tournaments will feature a luxury godmother, Carla Suárez, from Gran Canaria, who has returned to competition after her fight against cancer. An example of improvement and the best support for women’s tennis. For its part, the Canarian Institute of Equality, co-organizer with the Conde Jackson Sports Club of this event, is committed to giving greater visibility to women in the sports field.
Gran Canaria live for the whole world through Eurosport
The Eurosport will broadcast the tournaments live from Maspalomas from the quarter-final round of each tournament. 10 live matches and more than 20 hours of broadcast, in which the organization will take the opportunity to promote spots of emblematic places of tourist interest in our land by installing large LED screens. In addition, the tournaments will be the subject of two monographs on the Teledeporte channel of TVE. Live broadcasts via streaming through LaLiga Sport and Radar Sport will be other of the organization’s main bets, which will reinforce the visibility and promotion of Gran Canaria internationally as a safe sport and a tourist destination.
The W60 Disa Gran Canaria will begin on Sunday, August 8 with the matches of the preliminary phase composed of a team of 48 players, who will choose one of the six places that will give them access to the final table of 32 players. On Tuesday 10, the main draw will begin. The doubles final will be held on Saturday the 14th, reserving Sunday the 15th for the singles final.
For its part, W60 Conde Jackson Maspalomas, will start its preliminary phase on Sunday, August 15, with the start of the main draw on Tuesday, August 17. The doubles final will take place on Saturday 21 and the individual final will be played on Sunday 22. Two weeks in which Maspalomas will show the best professional women’s tennis.
Follow the games on Eurosport and Streaming (LaLiga Sport and Radar Sport).
W60 Disa Gran Canaria
Draws – Qualifying: August 8, 9 and 10.
Final + doubles draws: August 10-15.
Quarter-finals: Friday, August 13 at 9:30 and 11:30
(EUROSPORT at 17:00)
Doubles Final: Saturday, August 14. at 16:30.
Semifinals: Saturday, August 14. 09:30 and 11:30 (EUROSPORT live)
Individual final: Sunday, August 15, 11:00 (EUROSPORT live)
W60 Conde Jackson Maspalomas
Draws – qualifying: 15, 16 and 17 August.: August 15, 16 and 17.
Final start + doubles draws: 17 – 22 August.
Quarter-finals: Friday, August 20 at 9:30 and 11:30 (EUROSPORT at 17:00 )
Doubles Final: Saturday, August 21 at 16:30
Semifinals: Saturday, August 21 at 09:30 and 11:30 (EUROSPORT live)
Final: Sunday, August 22 at 11:00 (EUROSPORT live)