Here's what you can expect at the 14th edition of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi
14 November 2022| Last updated on 16 November 2022
On top of watching tennis, there are loads of things to do at MWTC!
The Mubadala World Tennis Championship is back and it promises to be a tennis experience filled with epic matches with some of the top players in the world, festive cheer, and unforgettable memories with loved ones.
Returning to the International Tennis Centre at Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi for its 14th edition, the region's biggest tennis event will run from December 16 to 18, 2022.
But there's more to the three-day championship than the tennis matches. Here are six exciting things to do at the MWTC for all ages, both inside and outside of the court!
1.) Star-studded tennis matches
The Mubadala World Tennis Championship has invited the best in the game to go head-to-head on the courts this year, including six of the world's top male tennis players and two top female players.
The star-studded line-up will feature Grand Slam Finalist Ons Jabeur, 2021 US Open Champion Emma Raducanu, World no. 1 Carlos Alcaraz, World no. 3 Stefanos Tsitsipas, 2022 US Open and French Open finalist Casper Ruud, defending MWTC champion Andrey Rublev, 2022 US Open Semi-Finalist and US no. 2 Frances Tiafoe, and British no. 1 Cameron Norrie.
2.) Q&A sessions with top tennis players
The annual three-day tennis tournament in Abu Dhabi will also see the return of their player Q&A panel, where fans will have the amazing opportunity to hear up close from their favourite athletes.
What's the secret behind World no. 1 Carlos Alcaraz's wins? What were the players' thought process during their hard-hitting matches? Ask it all and hear it all from the greats this December!
3.) Kids Day
The Mubadala World Tennis Championship has an exciting Kids Day planned for the opening day of the tournament.
Families can expect a variety of enjoyable activities for all ages, from games and prizes to interactive pop-ups, sure to keep parents and children entertained.
MWTC 2022 Kids Day Logo Competition
Event organisers have also opened their Kids Day logo design competition for children aged 12 and below. Budding artists can submit their logo design to [email protected] by Wednesday November 16, 2022.
All logo design entries must include the words 'Mubadala World Tennis Championship Kids Day'. The winning logo will be announced shortly after the competition closes, and the winning child and his/her guardians will be invited to MWTC to receive prizes.
4.) Delicious F&B options
Amid all the excitement, be sure to make time for some much-needed food and drinks to fuel yourself through the day. There'll be menus for adults and little bites for the little ones, including refreshing beverages. Offering a variety of unique food trucks, F&B tents, and dining options this year, happy tums are guaranteed at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2022.
5.) Live cooking from star MWTC players
If you've ever wondered how star players prepare their meals, check out the live cooking shows with the Mubadala World Tennis Championship athletes as the chefs!
Fans will be in for a treat as their favourite players swap the court for the kitchen, with their cooking skills put to the test live on stage. Don't miss out on this year's epic cook-off at the Tennis Village!
6.) Watch and learn from the pros at the Tennis Clinic
Young tennis fans will get an incredible opportunity to learn from the best in the game at MWTC's Tennis Clinic.
Get coaching tips straight from top tennis stars, build on-court abilities and etiquette, develop hand-eye coordination, teamwork, agility, and more.
7.) Meet-and-greet with your tennis heroes
Aside from coaching lessons in the Tennis Clinic, the players will also hold meet-and-greet sessions where spectators can grab autographs, photos, and interact with the world's aces!
"The Mubadala World Tennis Championship is more than just three days of fantastic tennis featuring the sport’s biggest and best names; it is a holistic, inclusive tennis experience," said John Lickrish, CEO, Flash Entertainment.
"The Championship consists of various sporting activities and events in line with our established goal of promoting the sport of tennis, supporting the development of healthy lifestyles in the region, and strengthening communities across the UAE," he added.
Get your tickets here for all the exciting tennis action and family-fun activities.
Individual tickets start from AED 95 for adults and AED 45 for children.
Don't miss a day at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2022 tournament with their limited three-day packages available at 20% off.
Premier Hospitality tickets are also available, providing fans with a premium dining menu and courtside seating for prime views.