We are happy to announce, that Latvian tennis player, former 15 in the world Anastasija Sevastova @nastysevastova is coming to our tournament! Anastasija has won 2 singles titles on the WTA tour and two times was a quarterfinalist of US Open championship
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The official water of our tournament – San Benedetto
Let us present the official water of our tournament – San Benedetto brought to us by Simple Waters. Simple Waters is a part of Simple Group, one of the main wine distributors in Russia. Today Simple Waters offers a unique selection of mineral water and soft drinks from around the world – from the UK to New Zealand. San Benedetto is one of Italy's most respected mineral waters. Its well-balanced minerality will keep you hydrated even through the most intense match. Enjoy tennis and every sip of San Benedetto!
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Our fitness partner - Life Fitness.
Please meet our fitness partner - Life Fitness. Since its foundation 50 years ago, it has been a leading global producer of premium fitness equipment. Life Fitness is an acknowledged innovative company which has earned the reputation as an expert in fitness and professional sport. This reputation resulted in Life Fitness has become the preferred supplier for the flagship fitness operators and for training centers of NBA, NHL, NFL, MLB and other national teams. Life Fitness Russia joins WTA in Moscow to provide players with the highest quality equipment, which will help them to show their best results.
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Only 5 left! Can you feel it coming?
«MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» has announced last two Wild Cards in to qualification draw.
«MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» has announced last two Wild Cards in to qualification draw. Young Russian star Sofya Lansere and Georgian tennis player Ekaterene Gorgodze are two lucky players to get in to the tournament by the invitation.
In the final of the main tennis event of the summer - the performance of Elena Temnikova!
And here is the surprise from the organizers! In the final of the main tennis event of the summer - the performance of Elena Temnikova! On the 29th of July, in the end of the finals on a separate stage on the territory of the tournament! All those who bought tickets to the central court will be able to attend the concert and enjoy the cool atmosphere! Can't wait to see you! With the support of the music partner
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The team of organizers of the tournament- marketing agency ONE SGM
Please meet the team of organizers of the tournament - the first full-cycle Russian sports marketing agency ONE SGM that operates on a unique model of world leaders. Created more than three years ago on the basis of the Alexander Ostrovsky Academy, it has already earned a reputation as a reliable partner among Russian athletes, the world's media and leading sports brands
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2 of 4 wild cards into qualification go to Polina Monova and Varvara Flink!
2 of 4 wild cards into qualification go to Polina Monova and Varvara Flink! Another two will be announced on 19.07. List of players in QF draw: • Alexandrova, Ekaterina • Kovinic, Danka • Tomova, Viktoriya • Khromacheva, Irina • Dulgheru, Alexandra • Kudermetova, Veronika • Kalinskaya, Anna • Chiesa, Deborah • Bara, Irina • Zanevska, Maryna • Grammatikopoulou, Valentini • Ivakhnenko, Valentyna • Badosa Gibert, Paula • Radanovic, Dejana • Trevisan, Martina • Ruse, Elena-Gabriela
Please meet our info-partner, one of the biggest websites for women in Russia. Everyday Woman.ru covers local and international news about celebrities, publishes information about new fashion trends and articles about life as a modern woman.
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Only 8! Feels like infinity!
Our radio-partner is Radio JAZZ
Our radio-partner is Radio JAZZ 89.1 FM. It keeps up the best traditions of jazz culture and shares audience's love for jazz music. Radio JAZZ offers the best selection of different jazz genres, and with this creates cozy, calm and comfortable atmosphere for the audience.
Our tournament together with the Charity Foundation launched a flashmob.
Our tournament together with the Charity Foundation and famous athletes launched a flashmob. When buying any ticket, you must specify the promo code DREAMS. The proceeds will be transferred to the charity fund mpvrussie.
Wimbledon semi-finalist Julia Georges is comming to Russia.
Last year number one seed at «Moscow River Cup 2018 presented by INGRAD» tournament, German tennis player, Julia Georges, was saturated: she started the season outside of the top 50, and could not win more than three matches in a row, which allowed her only to hold on is afloat in the ranking, and by the middle of last summer to become the 45th racket of the world.
The American hard court season was more successful, in the final of the tournament in Washington, Julia lost in three sets to Ekaterina Makarova, and after at the US Open to the future champion Sloan Stevens.
Finally, in the fall of 2017, 29-year-old Julia won the first in five years and the third in her career WTA title in Moscow, in the finals the German, seeded seventh, beat Daria Kasatkina. After the match Julia sincerely thanked her team, with whom she worked hard to improve the quality of the game.
The victory in Moscow allowed Julia to qualify for the «Elite Trophy» in Zhuhai, where she won the title.
2018 began with the tournament in Oakland, where Georges in two sets beat the first seeded Caroline Wozniackiin the final and brought the winning streak to 14 games and three titles in a row.
In early February, Julia reaches the semifinals of the tournament in St. Petersburg, which is inferior to the future champion Petre Kvitova in three sets, but nevertheless, this result allows one of the most important achievements for each tennis player to happen: Julia Gerges breaks into the Top 10.
This week, for the first time in her career Julia reached the semifinals of the Grand Slam, losing to seven-time Wimbledon champion American Serena Williams.
A couple of days earlier the quarterfinal was also the first in her career, and on the legendary courts of London, the German did inferior in the first round for five years in a row.
After a spectacular comeback in a match with Kiki Bertens in shocking form (Holland was defeated by the most dangerous Karolina Plishkova Venus Williams), the girls embraced at the net and Julia said: "Sorry." To which Bertens replied: "Do not apologize, I'm very happy for you." You really deserve it. "
On her way of to the semi-final of Wimbledon, Georges beat the Rio Olympic champion Monica Puig, having made 16 aces in the match.This is one of the best punches in her arsenal.
Julia recorded fantastic statistics, in 2017 she filed more than 400 (!) aces.
This year, Julia confidently holds the lead on this, having played fewer matches than the ex-world number one Karolina Pliskova, who holds the second place.
Julia Gerges holds the best season in her career, and we look forward to see her on the courts of «Moscow River Cup presented by INGRAD»!
Our info partner - the professional magazine Tennis Weekend.
Please, meet our info partner - the professional magazine about tennis in Russia Tennis Weekend. It offers a variety of articles about major tennis tournaments in Russia and in the world, reports on up-and-coming talents as well as publishes thrilling features about players' off-court life. All the articles and news you can find on the official site.
Just two weeks until an International Tennis Tournament «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» will take place.
Just two weeks until an International Tennis Tournament «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» will take place. Athletes from all over the world will take part in competitions.
For millions of people around the world, they have always been a positive example, and many of them, not only participants but also trustees of charitable foundations, that help people in various fields. The tournament did not become an exception for them. This year the team of «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» together with the charity foundation «MPV Russie» and world tennis stars launched a wonderful event. When buying any ticket to the tournament, the organizers make deductions to the Fund. These funds will help to realize the dream of several kids.
The mission is to help children in hospitals and orphanages find hope by combining professional athletes - people who have achieved great high points by believing in their dream and the power of character. To give children the opportunity to meet with athletes inside a hospital or an orphanage, and also organize their visit to the tournament. At the end of July, kids will be one step closer to fulfilling this dream. Tennis players, who take part in competitions will meet with kids and share their stories.
The team of «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» is pleased to cooperate with «MPV Russie» - good things are always made together.
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Info-partner is R-SPORT.
Our info-partner is R-SPORT, sports news agency. It is distinguished from other agencies by its efficiency, credibility and exclusive content - statistics, live coverage of sports events and multimedia content.
Info-partner is a sports website «Чемпионат».
Info-partner of our tournament is Russian sports website «Чемпионат». By posting the most recent sports news, games results, analytical information, photos and videos, it took leading positions in the sports segment of the Russian Internet.
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Our sport partner- ASICS.
Please meet our sport partner – ASICS, one of the famous sports brands in the world. Anima Sana In Corpore Sano, meaning "A Sound Mind in a Sound Body," is an old Latin phrase from which ASICS is derived and the fundamental platform on which the brand still stands. The company was founded more than 60 years ago in Japan by Kihachiro Onitsuka and is now a leading designer and manufacturer of running shoes, as well as, other athletic footwear, apparel and accessories.
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Can't believe it's only 15 days to go!
The official sponsor is Burger King
Please meet the official sponsor of our tournament - hamburger restaurant Burger King. More than 11 million people visit Burger King restaurants every day all over the world. And they do so because Burger King restaurants are known for their great-tasting and affordable food. The original "Whopper" burger, commitment to premium ingredients, original recipes, and family-friendly dining experience is what has defined the brand for more than 50 successful years.
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Use special promo code LETO18 for 800 rubles discount on tickets!
Please meet the title sponsor of our tournament - the development company INGRAD.
It specializes on building comfort and business class residential quarters in Moscow and Moscow suburbs with particular attention to the timing and quality of construction, the formation of a comfortable environment for residents, the creation of an affordable and diverse educational, sports, household infrastructure. On the territory of National Center at the INGRAD pavilion you can get informed with new projects, learn about promotions and also take part in activities with tennis players during the tournament! Follow the announcements!
Please meet our official sponsor – O1 Properties
O1 Properties is am investment company, one of the largest owners of high-quality office buildings in Moscow. The company manages the outstanding portfolio of premium class office properties and pays special attention to the development of its assets to offer innovative, efficient, functional and environment-friendly office space to the largest international and Russian companies.
Yandex is the general partner of the tournament
The general sponsor of our tournament is Yandex, a technology company that makes intelligent products and services powered by machine learning which help people better navigate the online and offline world. Watch the "Moscow River Cup presented by Ingrad", follow the tournament stats, check out the schedule, book your tickets and plan your travel to the tournament venues on Yandex!
«MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» has announced the Wild Сards
On July 3, Alexander Ostrovsky the tournament director of «MOSCOW RIVER CUPpresented byINGRAD» together with the Russian Tennis Federation have announced the list of players who will receive a Wild Card in to the tournament.
The Main Draw Wild Cards went to : German tennis player Antonia Lottner, former number two player in the world Vera Zvonareva and a young Russian, Junior Wimbledon Champion Anastasia Potapova.
Qualification event has two names for now. Polina Monova and Varvara Flink became the firs ones to recieve the Wild Cards. Another two will be announced closer to the beginning of the tournament.
All additional information you will find on the official web site of the tournament at www.moscowrivercup.com
«MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» preparation for construction of the central court has begun.
The main objective is a creation of a comfortable territory arrangement where it will be convenient to all the guests and participants of the tournament to move between the main courts. At the National Tennis Center of J.A. Samaranch, the central court will have stands for 2500 viewers and will be the heart of «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» tennis tournament. Construction will begin in the next few days, whereby the beginning of the tournament, guests will be able to enjoy watching matches performed by world-class tennis players.
Competitions are organized in a format of a summer holiday, new to Russia, for all family members. Never before the tennis championship of such level in Russia was held on the open air. The tournament will include not only competition but also an extensive entertainment program for children and adults. For some of them, the registration is already open. On July 22 at 13:00 at the National Tennis Center the kids' press conference will take place, where our little fans will be able to interview tennis stars themselves. On Wednesday, July 25, after the 4th match on the Central Court "KIDS DAY" will arise with a master class and a photo-session of the players. The entrance to the Tennis Center for children on that day is free. The program will continue with a picnic of the glossy edition of the OK! magazine, on which the chief editor will carry out a special public current. For children, an additional entertainment program will be organized with face painting, trampolines, and other fun activities.
All additional information regarding tickets, tournament schedule, and entertainment program you will find at the official website of the tournament: www.moscowrivercup.com.
A new tennis championship is coming to Moscow
In less than a month an International Women's Tennis Tournament «MOSCOW RIVER CUPpresented by INGRAD», is coming to Russia. Specifically for the event the National Tennis Center of J.A.Samaranch will have a complete makeover for the tournament as well as a diverse entertainment program will be presented to all the guests.
License for the event was purchased for indefinite use from the Ericsson Open (until 2017 competition was held in the city of Bastad (Sweden) – Ed. «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD».
In championship for the main title and prize money of $750,000 for this year tournament, fans will see such players as Daria Kasatkina (№. 14 WTA), Elena Vesnina (2016 Rio Olympics gold medal winner and №.1 ranked doubles player in the world), German Julia Görges (№.13 WTA), Latvian tennis player Anastasia Sevastova (№. 20 WTA), French Alize Cornet (№. 41 WTA) and a young Russian Natalia Vikhlyantseva (№. 105 WTA), and it is just a small part of main draw competitors at the event. Along with the stars, many young and promising tennis players will compete at «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» which will make the tournament even more interesting and emotional.
Few words about the territory of the National Tennis Center, where all of the matches will be held by the last week of July. The location of the facility is within the walking distance from Vodny Stadion and Rechnoy Vokzal Metro Stations, nearby Leningradskoe Highway. This beautiful area of Moscow River will be a real home for this year «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» tennis tournament.
On July 25th Kids Day will be held for our little fans, where children will have an unique opportunity to compete with tennis stars as well as feel themselfs like sport journalists by participating in the real press conference.
We also take care of an integral part of any outdoor event on the open air. At the tournament, you will have a great choice of places where you could find a wide variety of delicious food from our partners. During the whole week a food court will be located next to the Сenter Сourt.
Come and enjoy a world-class tennis in a great company!
Main draw list for «MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by INGRAD» is available in the same section of the main menu "News".
Anastasija Sevastova announced for the tournament
We are happy to announce, that Latvian tennis player, former 15 in the world Anastasija Sevastova is coming to our tournament! Anastasija has won 2 singles titles on the WTA tour and two times was a quarterfinalist of US Open championship.
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Public- talk with Margarita Mamun
On July 22 during our tournament the public-talk of Olympic Champion in rhythmic gymnastics Margarita Mamun will take place! Tickets for a meeting with Maragarita Mamun as well as for the tournament can be purchased from the site. P.S. The ticket for public-talk must be purchased for every visitor, including a child of any age. Ground ticket to the tournament is free on July 22.
Alize Cornet announced for the tournament
We are happy to announce, that French tennis player, former 11 in the world Alize Cornet is coming to our tournament! Alize has won five singles and three doubles titles on the WTA tour.
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Summer serve! 50 days of expectation!
Did you know?
Did you know that by purchasing Ground Ticket to the tournament you are receiving the possibility to attend our entertainment area and two courts for the whole day! On 22nd of July entrance is free! Tickets to the central court you can buy online on our web-site and at Yandex.Afisha.
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Tickets now on sale
What a Saturday! Breaking news: tickets are on sale already today for Moscow river cup presented by O1 Properties tournament!
Alexey Selivanenko about WTA tournament
"Moscow is the only city in the world that has the right to host two tennis tournaments. In my opinion, this confirms that Russian tennis is in a strong position. The possibility of holding the third tournament in Russia gives a great motivation for the development of this sport in our country. No doubt, this is the merit of our players, who created such atmosphere by their victories." (c) / Alexei Selivanenko, Vice President of the Russian Tennis Federation @rustennis , Member of the Directorial Board International Tennis Federation
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70 days until the players hit the courts of Moscow River Cup presented by O1 Properties! Can you believe it?
Did you know?
Dear friends! From today we will share with you interesting facts about world tennis and the upcoming tournament! What would you like to know about?
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80 days before the tournament! The excitement is growing!
Please meet players poster of the WTA International tennis tournament MOSCOW RIVER CUP presented by O1 Properties. You will see Elina Svitolina , Elena Vesnina, Natalia Vikhliantseva, Julia Goerges , Daria Kasatkina and many others from 21 till 29 of July 2018 on the courts of the National Tennis Center.
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See you in Moscow in 90 days!
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See you in Moscow in 90 days!
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First press conference was held on February 6th.
First press conference of the WTA International Moscow River Cup presented by O1 Properties with a prize fund of $ 750,000 was held on February 6th. The tournament will be held from 21 to 29 July on the open clay courts of the National Tennis Center. The chairman of Moscow River Cup directors board Boris Mintz, the tournament director, and member of the board of directors Alexander Ostrovsky, the member of the board of directors Alexey Selivanenko and participant of the tournament, Olympic Champion, four-time Grand Slam champion in doubles Elena Vesnina took part in the press conference and shared views and plans for the upcoming event.