Kazakh President's Cup winner to get USD 18,000

ASTANA. July 10. KAZINFORM — President's Tennis Cup prize fund will be USD 225 thousand. The Cup will be carried out from 22 to 28 July in Astana, said Vesti.kz.

It bears to remind that title of the winner will be competed by both men and women. The winner will be awarded about USD 18 thousand. According to Kazakhstan Tennis Federation press service, Mikhail Kukushkin, number first within the national ranking, has confirmed his participation in the contest.

Also the tournament will be attended by leading Kazakhstan tennis player in international classification — Association of Tennis Professionals 141st number - Andrey Golubev and Ksenia Pervak, number 3 in the national Kazakh team and 146th in the ranking of Women's Tennis Association (WTA).

Mikhail Kukushkin won the tournament in 2011 and Andrey Golubev became twice the strongest in Astana - in 2008 and 2009.

Admission to all days of the sports event is free of charge. Tennis matches are to be held on courts of "Daulet" sports complex .

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