The AIG Irish Open Tennis Championships
AIG Insurance today officially launched the 2018 AIG Irish Open Tennis Championships, which will be held in Carrickmines Croquet and Lawn Tennis Club, Dublin from July 29th to August 5th. This is the second year that AIG has sponsored the Irish Open Tennis Championships which has seen the tournament revamped, both the men’s and ladies matches included and live TV coverage of the finals secured.
The AIG Irish Open Tennis Championships will include both singles and doubles events. The men’s event forms part of the International Tennis Federation’s Future series and the women’s competition is an International Tennis Federation Pro Circuit event.
As well as prize money, this event gives players an opportunity to gain vital world ranking points. The finals of both the men’s and women’s singles tournaments will be broadcast live on TG4 on Sunday, August 5th.
Alan Looney, Carrickmines Club President said; “Carrickmines is delighted following our recent major investments in the club to be hosting for the first time in its over 100-year history, this year’s AIG Irish Open Tennis Championships. We are looking forward to welcoming the top male and female Irish players and their supporters to our club later this summer”.
Entrance to the tournament is free all week, keep an eye out on Tennis Ireland’s social media channels and website for scheduling and order of play.