Connecticut Open Returns to New Haven - NBC Connecticut

Connecticut Open Returns to New Haven



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    Arantxa Parra Santonja of Spain chases down a shot as teammate Marina Erakovic of New Zealand looks on during their match against Andreja Klepac of Slovenia and Silvia Soler-Espinosa of Spain during the doubles final during the Connecticut Open at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale on August 23, 2014 in New Haven, Connecticut.The team of Klepac and Soler-Espinosa defeated Parra Santonja and Erakovic 7-5,4-6,[10-7] (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

    Join NBC Connecticut at the Connecticut Open through Saturday, Aug. 29 at the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale.

    The tournament is not only a large-scale sporting event but a way to give back to the community.

    With five different competitions and week-long activities, the Connecticut Open is fun for the whole family! Each day of the tournament offers a new attraction, along with top-level tennis.

    Some of the best tennis players in the world – including Caroline Wozniacki, defending champion Petra Kvitova, and Americans Madison Keys, Sloane Stephens and Coco Vandeweghe – will compete.

    Tournament events include Kids' Day, Military Appreciation Night, UConn Day, Girl Power Night and Family Night, and will feature food trucks, entertainment, live music and other attractions.

    For a detailed schedule of events and more information, visit the Connecticut Open's website.

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