Frequently Asked Questions

The Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open takes place 05-12 February 2023 at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City in Abu Dhabi. Get your tickets now from and Virgin Megastores!

This inaugural WTA500 event features twenty eight of the world’s leading female tennis stars, to be announced soon!

The Mubadala Abu Dhabi Open takes place at the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City, Al Rawdah – W57, in Abu Dhabi.

Check out our Championship schedule HERE!

This tournament is a WTA 500 level event, with a 28-player singles main draw, a 16-team doubles main draw, and a  24-player singles qualifying draw.

Make the most of the entertainment within the Tennis Village including player practice, clinic and Q&A sessions, family activities, food trucks, before the on court action begins!

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Amazon – UK, Channel Islands, Isle of Man & ROI 

BeIN Sport – France (incl. French overseas territories) 

Canal+ – Poland 

DAZN – Spain 

DigiSport – Romania 

Eleven Sports – Portugal 

MTV3 – Finland 

Match4 – Hungary 

Novasports – Greece & Cyprus 

O2 – Czech Republic 

Playsports / Telenet – Belgium 

PragoSports/RTVS – Slovakia 

Setanta – (Baltics, CIS and Ukraine) 

Sportklub – Balkans 

SRG– Switzerland 

Supertennis – Italy, San Marino & Vatican City 

Tennis Channel – Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Netherlands 

Telia – Estonia 

TV2 – Denmark 

TV4 – Sweden, Norway, Finland 

TVE – Spain 

Ziggo – Netherlands 

Astro – Malaysia & Brunei 

BeIN Sport – Australia 

DAZN – Japan 

NOW TV – Hong Kong 

Reddentes Sports/Champions TV/Emtek – Indonesia 

Spark – New Zealand 

Sportcast – Chinese Taipei 

Starhub – Singapore 

TapDMV – Philippines 

Truevisions – Thailand 

The Americas 

Middle East & Africa 

DAZN – Canada 

ESPN – Latin America 

Sportsmax – Caribbean 

Tennis Channel – USA plus its territories, possessions and commonwealths 

TVA – Canada 

Digiturk – Turkey 

Charlton Israel – Israel 

SuperSport – Sub-Saharan Africa 


Exclusive Territories: Algeria, Egypt, Libya, Tunisia, Morocco, Jordan, Lebanon, Bahrain, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Qatar, Syria, United Arab Emirates, Yemen, Iraq, Iran, Kuwait and Palestine including Gaza Strip. 

Non-Exclusive Territories: 

Chad, Djibouti, Eritrea, Mauritania, Somalia, Sudan and South Sudan 

Get your tickets now from and Virgin Megastores across the UAE!

We recommend to get your tickets now from and Virgin Megastores across the UAE to avoid disappointment!

Children under the age of 2 will be required to sit on a carers lap unless a ticket is purchased.

Three categories are available for sale (Courtside hospitality; Premium; Regular):

Courtside Hospitality is closest to the court, and includes XXX

Premium is the next section closest (lower bowl) to the court followed by Regular (upper bowl)

Neither Category 1 nor Category 2 include hospitality

Please refer to the seating map for more detail.

All tickets have a uniquely encrypted barcode to validate entry and allow detection of counterfeit tickets.

Once you purchase the ticket, it is a condition of sale that there are no refunds, cancellations or exchanges. By purchasing a ticket, a customer is automatically accepting all terms and conditions. Attendees are encourages to read the terms and conditions prior to entering the venue.

It is a condition of sale that the tickets may not, without the prior written consent of the Organiser, be resold at a price above the face value of the tickets or used for advertising, promotion or other commercial purposes (including competitions or trade promotions) or to in any way enhance the demand for any goods or services. If a ticket is sold and/or used in breach of this condition, the Organiser reserves the right to deny admission to the bearer of the ticket.


Visa and MasterCard are accepted.

The Organiser will determine the nature of the problem, and if your tickets are replaceable, instruct you as to where and when to pick up your replacement tickets. Replacement tickets can only be picked up by the Credit Card holder with the original credit card used in the purchase. The replacement of any tickets automatically cancels and voids the previous bar-coded ticket. Please contact for further assistance.


The Tennis Village opens one hour before the first match of the day.

Seated with disability access.

This is an all-ages event.

Valid ID checks will take place for those over 21 wishing to purchase alcohol. Original Identification must be produced to purchase alcoholic beverages (Original Passport, UAE Driver’s License, UAE and GCC ID card).

No outside food is permitted in the stadium however there will be various vendors within the Tennis Village catering to customer requirements. Please note that no bottle caps are allowed in the venue (these will be removed upon purchase for safety reasons)

Yes, but no flash photography is allowed during play.

Aerosol cans, chains, studded bracelets, glow sticks, coolers or ice chests, furniture, fireworks, flares or smoke bombs, illegal drugs, laser pens and pointers, noisemaking devices (whistles, air horns, etc.) food and beverage, poles to display banners, flags, etc., cameras, video or recording devices, weapons and any other items deemed to be inappropriate or dangerous by the Organiser.

Yes, food and beverage will be made available for those who wish to purchase within the Tennis Village and in the Stadium.

Click here for directions to the International Tennis Centre, Zayed Sports City, Abu Dhabi.

Parking is ample at Zayed Sports City with over 7,000 spots available onsite, please follow the signs.

Overnight parking is not permitted and cars left for extended periods of time are subject to towing and stowage at the owner’s expense.

You are encouraged to come early to experience the off court fun!


ATM’s are located at the Bowling Centre next to the Venue.

There are a large number of hotels located near the venue and within Abu Dhabi.

Hotels nearby to Zayed Sports City include: Aloft, Centro, Holiday Inn, Hilton, Hyatt, Premier Inn, Ritz-Carlton, Rotana, Shangri-La, Fairmont and Traders. These are located within a five minute car ride to Zayed Sports City.

Flat. Village is mainly concrete with some grass area by the football pitch.

Yes, assistance dogs are permitted by the venue.

There is wheelchair and disabled access at the venue for this show. A disabled platform is available, for a wheelchair and one carer.

Please email the Organiser at to notify of any wheelchair or accessible customers’ attendance.

Still have a question? Please send us a message on Social Media – @MubadalaAbuDhabiOpen – with any further questions.