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Russia's St. Petersburg to host WTA tournament for first time — official

August 06, 2015, 13:50 UTC+3 MOSCOW

St. Petersburg will be hosting the tournament for five years

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MOSCOW, August 6. /TASS/. St. Petersburg, Russia's second largest city, will host a tournament of Women's Tennis Association (WTA) for the first time in September 2016, Yevgeny Kafelnikov, a vice president of the Russian Tennis Federation, said on his Twitter Thursday.

Alexander Medvedev, the tournament’s general director, told TASS that its budget will be "some 200 million rubles", or $3.1 million under the current exchange rate.

He added that St. Petersburg would be hosting the tournament for five years.

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