2022 NEC Wheelchair Singles Masters to begin
Tokyo, October 6, 2022 - NEC Corporation (NEC; TSE: 6701) is continuing its sponsorship of the NEC Wheelchair Singles Masters, where the world's top ranked wheelchair tennis players will compete from October 30 to November 6 in the Dutch city of Oss.
This event is held by the International Tennis Federation (ITF) and determines the year's world champions in men's, women's and quad singles tennis as the culmination of the international wheelchair tennis tour, which consists of more than 150 tournaments.
Last year marked the 30th anniversary of the partnership between NEC and the ITF in wheelchair tennis, and this year marks the continuation of this long and successful relationship. By supporting various sports, including this tournament and top wheelchair tennis athlete Shingo Kunieda, NEC is contributing to the creation of inclusive and diversified environments where everyone has a chance to reach their full potential.
This tournament will be streamed live on the official website below.
David Haggerty, ITF President, said, “I would like to congratulate all the players who have qualified for the 2022 NEC Wheelchair Singles Masters and ITF Wheelchair Doubles Masters in Oss. As the ITF's year-end wheelchair tennis championships return to the Netherlands we look forward to some incredible sport and a wide-ranging programme throughout the week to engage and inspire everyone."
Takayuki Morita, President and CEO of NEC Corporation, said, "We are honored to have been supporting this event for more than 30 years, ever since the earliest days of wheelchair tennis. This year, once again, I look forward to many exciting matches where world-class athletes demonstrate their abilities and inspire us all."
Outline of the 2022 NEC Wheelchair Singles Masters
|October 30 to November 6, 2022
|Sportcentrum de Rusheuvel
|International Tennis Federation
|November 6: men's, women's and quad finals
|The world's top 8 ranking men's, women's and quad athletes
To learn more, please access the following:
About NEC Wheelchair Tennis Sponsorship
2022 NEC Wheelchair Singles Masters daily schedule
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