The BRD Bucharest Open 2016 will take place between July 11th and July 17th in the capital, and will see Romanian players Simona Halep, Monica Niculescu, Patricia Maria Țig and Andreea Mitu on the main board. The event will take place at the BNR Arenas, at 35 Lister St.

The Bucharest tournament is part of the WTA International. It awards prizes worth USD 226,750 and a total financial contribution of USD 250,000.

The winner of the previous edition in the singles category was Anna Karolina Schmiedlova from Slovakia. She will take part in this year’s edition as well. The doubles category was won in 2015 by the pair Oksana Kalashnikova and Demi Schuurs (Georgia/Netherlands).

BRD Bucharest Open is the largest women tennis tournament in Romania.

The program of the tournament can be checked here. Tickets, priced RON 20 to RON 75, can be purchased at eventim.ro.

The tournament is broadcast by Digi Sport.

Photo: BRD Bucharest Open Facebook page