DirectRooms.com can announce that the ITTF World Table Tennis Pro Tour Egypt Open will be held in the country's capital, Cairo, between the 14th and 18th of July 2010.
Online PR News – 07-June-2010 – – Part of the ITTF World Tour, this event is one of the highlights of the table tennis calendar and will see competitors and spectators from all over the world in attendance. There will be a wide range of matches, such as men's singles, women's singles, doubles and under-21s.
The Egypt Open is right in the middle of an intense calendar for the ITTF, commencing just three days after the end of the Japan Open and followed by the Moroccan Open on the 22nd July.
The ITTF World Table Tennis Pro Tour was launched in the 1990s after there was a decline in the amount of world-class players competing at a high-level. Many had chosen to play for club teams, where there was more of a chance to earn money (such as the Bundesliga in Germany).
Now the ITTF a World Tour has become a highly sought after competition, offering an overall prize money of $2.4 million, with the open in Cairo offering a total of $20,000.
If you are looking for a Cairo hotel around the time of this competition, you can rest assured that there will be a huge demand for accommodation in the city, so booking early is always recommended. However, Cairo’s wide range of hotels is sure to provide plenty of comfort during your stay.
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