For the first time in tournament history, the Credit One Charleston Open has been named the WTA 500 Tournament of the Year. The award recognizes excellence in staff and organization, passionate fans and a tournament’s wider dedication to tennis and its athletes.

 The recognition comes from the Women’s Tennis Association (WTA) and is voted upon by the players. This is the first time that the Charleston Open, the annual clay season kickoff event on the WTA Hologic Tour, has received this top honor. The tournament will celebrate its 51st year in April 2023 at the renovated and modernized Credit One Stadium on Daniel Island in Charleston, South Carolina. Current player commitments include World No. 2 Ons Jabeur, World No. 3 Jessica Pegula, past Charleston champions Belinda Bencic, Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens and more.

The Credit One Charleston Open will have first ball to last ball coverage on Tennis Channel starting at 10:00am Monday, April 3rd 2023 and will not stop until Sunday, April 9th 2023. Tune in to Tennis Channel for the best in professional women’s tennis, live from Charleston.

For more information on the Credit One Charleston Open, call 843.856.7900, email info@charlestontennisllc.com, Facebook (@CreditOneCharlestonOpen), Twitter (@CharlestonOpen) or Instagram (@CreditOneCharlestonOpen).