Every spring, the City of Charleston and Daniel Island serves as a backdrop to one of the richest and most traditional events in women's professional tennis. The Volvo Car Open, a WTA Premier Event, has a roster of past champions that include some of the biggest names in the history of women's tennis including Chris Evert, Martina Navratilova, Tracy Austin, Steffi Graf, Gabriela Sabatini, Martina Hingis, Jennifer Capriati, Venus Williams, Justine Henin, Serena Williams, and Caroline Wozniacki.
With that the Volvo Car Open welcomes media worldwide to Charleston to experience the rich history on green clay that dates back to 1973.
The Volvo Car Open receives coverage of more than 100 hours of tennis; live from Charleston, broadcast across the globe to millions of fans. In 2017, we partnered with the Tennis Channel as our new domestic broadcast partner. In conjunction with WTA Media, we have made a commitment to showcase the 2017 Volvo Car Open from the first ball struck to last ball played, throughout the U.S. and our 174 international partners worldwide.