Additional tickets to be released for Davis Cup by BNP Paribas in Ottawa
Tennis Canada – Tickets for Canada vs. Great Britain now available for single day purchase
Toronto, December 13, 2016 – Tennis Canada announced Tuesday that additional tickets for Canada’s upcoming Davis Cup by BNP Paribas World Group first-round tie versus Great Britain will be released on Thursday, December 15 at 10 a.m. ET. Tickets for the tie, being held from February 3-5, 2017 at The Arena at TD Place in Ottawa, will be available for single day purchase.
The new tickets being released are those returned to Tennis Canada from mandatory allotments given to the International Tennis Federation, international sponsors, and the visiting nation.
“The response in Ottawa to this event has been absolutely fantastic, and we are pleased to be able to release more tickets to our Canadian fans,” said Gavin Ziv, vice-president of professional and national events, Tennis Canada. “These are great seats that are available and if someone can’t make it to the whole three days, they can now select a session that works for them. We’re looking forward to February and can’t wait to put on a world-class tie in front of such a passionate, full and loud crowd.”
While the majority of seats are now being released on a single-day basis, a very limited number of full-event packages will remain available for purchase on a first-come, first-serve basis.
Teams will be announced at a later date, with the match-ups to be determined at the official draw on February 2. The general line-up of the tie will be:
Friday, February 3 @ 3 p.m. – Two singles matches (order to be determined at the draw):
Canada’s No. 1 singles player vs. Great Britain’s No. 2 singles player
Canada’s No. 2 singles player vs. Great Britain’s No. 1 singles player
Saturday, February 4 @ 1 p.m. – One doubles match
Sunday, February 5 @ 12 p.m. – Two singles matches:
Canada’s No. 1 singles player vs. Great Britain’s No. 1 singles player
Canada’s No. 2 singles player vs. Great Britain’s No. 2 singles player
*times subject to change
Single day tickets start at $25 and range up to $110 for the best seats in the house, and will go on sale on Thursday December 15 at 10 a.m. ET. They are available for purchase online at TDPlace.ca, by phone at 1-877-489-2849, or in person at the box office at TD Place.
About Davis Cup
Davis Cup by BNP Paribas is the World Cup of Tennis. It is the largest annual international team competition in sport, with 135 teams entered in 2016. The competition is 116 years old having been founded in 1900. The title sponsor is BNP Paribas, the Official Bank of Davis Cup. International sponsors are Rolex (Official Timekeeper), Adecco (Official HR Sponsor) and Betway (Official Betting Sponsor). beIN SPORTS is the Official Global Media Rights Partner. Follow all the action on www.daviscup.com, www.copadavis.com, www.twitter.com/daviscup,
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About Tennis Canada
Founded in 1890, Tennis Canada is a non-profit, national sport association with a mission to lead the growth of tennis in Canada and a vision to become a world-leading tennis nation. We value teamwork, passion, integrity, innovation and excellence. Tennis Canada owns and operates the premier Rogers Cup presented by National Bank WTA and ATP World Tour events, 10 professional ITF-sanctioned events and financially supports 12 other professional tournaments in Canada. Tennis Canada operates national junior training centres/programs in Toronto, Montreal, Vancouver, and Calgary. Tennis Canada is a proud member of the International Tennis Federation, the Canadian Olympic Committee, the Canadian Paralympic Committee and the International Wheelchair Tennis Association, and serves to administer, sponsor and select the teams for Davis Cup, Fed Cup, the Olympic and Paralympic Games and all wheelchair, junior and senior national teams. Tennis Canada invests its surplus into tennis development. For more information on Tennis Canada, please visit our website at www.tenniscanada.com and follow us on Facebook and Twitter.
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