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What they've said

"This year again, the Aircel Chennai Open will showcase world-class tennis with an exciting mix of top players and promising young talent."

- Mr. Fernando Soler
Tournament Director and Head of Tennis IMG Worldwide

"The confirmation from top players like Janko Tipsarevic, Nicolas Almagro, Marin Cilic and Milos Raonic is a testimony to the stature of the Aircel Chennai Open."

- Mr. M.A. Alagappan
President, Tamil Nadu Tennis Association

"Aircel Chennai Open is aiming towards putting India into the top league of tennis playing nations in the world."

- Mr. Karti. P. Chidambaram
Chairman Tournament Organizing Committee

"I enjoy playing at Aircel Chennai Open. It is very well organised. I feel good on the court and can give my best."

- Marin Cilic

For me and Paes, it all began here.

- Mahesh Bhupathi

"We are playing together after a long gap, so it's important to start at home."

- Leander Paes

"I consider it [this tournament] one of the best organised tournaments in the year"

- Carlos Moya

"I like the crowd and their enthusiasm and support and they always push you to give your best"

- Rafael Nadal

"The atmosphere is great lot of spectators come and love to watch & support us."

- Rainer Schuettler

"I am looking forward to a great start at the Chennai open."

- Stanislas Wawrinka

"I've had a great time here. The atmosphere is fantastic."

- Patrick Rafter

Management Speak

Read what the management has to say about the sixteenth edition of India's largest tennis event.

Management Speak »

Photos & Videos

Find complete visual coverage of the event right here on Find pictures of your favourite players, match highlights and more.

Photos & Videos »

Event History

McDowell Open, Gold Flake Open, Tata Open, Chennai Open, and now the Aircel Chennai Open! Learn more about the history of the event since it all began in 1996.

Event History »

Fan Zone & Contests

Find us on Facebook and Twitter, and participate in contests like the 'Guess and Win' contest - a unique and exciting way for all spectators to win prizes while experiencing world class tennis action!

Fan Zone »

ACO Diaries

The real action happens on the court, but a lot of things in and around the court are equally interesting. The 'ACO Diaries' is about such stories from off the court including behind-the-scenes, interviews, sneak peeks and much more!

ACO Diaries »

Tourist Attractions

Visiting for the tournament? Make sure you experience the city while you're here. These locations are a good start.

Tourist Attractions »
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