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NORDEA OPEN NAMED 2023 WTA 125-TOURNAMENT OF THE YEAR FOR SECOND CONSECUTIVE SEASON

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The WTA today has announced the Nordea Open in Bastad, Sweden has been voted as the 2023 WTA 125 Tournament of the Year for the second consecutive season.

The event won the inaugural award in 2022 and once again has been voted by WTA players as the stand-out tournament on the WTA 125 calendar for the 2023 season.

The WTA athlete body selected the Nordea Open to triumph in back-to-back years due to its excellence of staff and organization, passionate fans and wider dedication to the sport and its players.

– It feels great to be the best tournament in our category for the second year in a row. A receipt that Nordea Open’s event and organisation are world-class. Now we can double celebrate because the men’s tournament was also voted the best 250 ATP-tournament, says our Tournament Director Sofia Arvidsson about the award.

The 2023 event marked the fourth edition of the tournament, which crowned Olga Danilovic as the singles champion and Irina Khromacheva and Panna Udvardy as the doubles winners. In 2024, the event will be held during the week of July 8.

The Nordea Open joins the WTA 1000 BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells), WTA 500 Credit One Charleston Open and the WTA 250 Transylvania Open (Cluj-Napoca) as fellow 2023 Tournament Award winners.