Hobart International 2020 - What You Need To Know
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The Hobart International is again playing at the picturesque Domain Tennis Centre.
The event from 11- 18 January is headlined by two-time champion Elise Mertens (BEL) alongside 2016 title winner Alize Cornet (FRA) and former world No.4 Caroline Garcia (FRA).
Tournament Director Darren Sturgess spoke to Triple M's Brian Carlton - The Spoonman ahead of the opening weekend.
The Hobart International features a range of fresh initiatives to enhance fan experiences in 2020.
The popular free family weekend* will again feature over the opening two days of the tournament, with a host of engaging activities for all ages also on offer, including the new Superhero Sunday.
Tickets for the Hobart International are on sale through Ticketmaster with prices starting from $20 for adults and entry is free for children with a paying adult across the entire event, including finals.
Hobart International Free Family Weekend *
There's a whole lot of family fun on Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 January 2020!
Entry is free for the whole family – including adults – for the entire weekend.
A visit to the Domain Tennis Centre promises to be full of fun activities.
|Date||Saturday 11 and Sunday 12 January 2020|
|Time||From 10:00 am, with matches starting at 11:00 am each day|
|Venue||Domain Tennis Centre, 2 Davies Avenue|
Queens Domain, Hobart, Tasmania, 7000
- ANZ Tennis Hot Shots mini-courts, with the chance to meet and hit with some of the world’s best players between 10:00 am and 12:00 pm
- Jumping castle
- Face painting
- Food trucks
- Watch some of the world’s best players complete in qualifying or on the practice court.
|DATE||ROUNDS||GATES OPEN||SESSION START TIME (CENTRE COURT START TIME)||BOX OFFICE OPENING TIME||BOX OFFICE CLOSING TIME|
|Sat 11 Jan – Day||Qualifying:|
|Sun 12 Jan – Day||Qualifying:|
|Mon 13 Jan – Day||Main Draw||10.00am||11.00am (12.00pm)||9.30am||NA|
|Mon 13 Jan – Night||Main Draw||5.00pm||6.00pm||NA||NA|
|Tue 14 Jan – Day||Main Draw||10.00am||11.00am (12.00pm)||9.30am||NA|
|Tue 14 Jan – Night||Main Draw||5.00pm||6.00pm||NA||NA|
|Wed 15 Jan – Day||Main Draw||10.00am||11.00am (12.00pm)||9.30am||NA|
|Wed 15 Jan – Night||Main Draw||5.00pm||6.00pm||NA||9.00pm*|
|Thur 16 Jan – Day||Quarterfinals||11.00am||12.00pm||10.30am||NA|
|Thur 16 Jan – Night||Quarterfinals||5.00pm||6.00pm||NA||9.00pm*|
|Fri 17 Jan – Twilight||Semifinals||1.30pm||2.30pm||12.30pm||NA|
|Sat 18 Jan||Finals||12.00pm||1.00pm||11.00am||2.30pm*|
* Closing times subject to change