WA tennis fans will be racing to get their hands on tickets for the 2018 Mastercard Hopman Cup with Roger Federer making his way back for the event's 30th edition.
Tournament officials making the announcement earlier this morning.
Federer will be teaming up with 20 year old Belinda Bencic over the weekend.
The mixed teams format last year saw 103,167 fans through the doors, its second biggest attendance in the 29 years.
Federer also drawing 6000 fans to a practice session just days before the event began.
It will be Federer's fourth appearance at the Mastercard Hopman Cup (2001, 2002, 2017).
The 2018 event will run from Saturday December 30 to Saturday January 6.