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Another year of success at the ASB Classic

Classic Finish

The ASB Classic, the first major sporting event to take place each year, welcomed some of the biggest players in women's tennis to the ASB Tennis Arena in Auckland.

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This year crowds were able to get even closer to the ASB Classic players and share their tournament experience with their friends in the ASB Fan Zone, which featured a chill out area as well as a photo booth. Even players Heather Watson (GBR), Mona Barthel (GER) and Marina Erakovic (NZD) got in on the photo booth action!

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Check out some of the great snaps from the photo booth in the ASB Fan Zone here.

Throughout the tournament fans shared their excitement on Twitter.

Elena Vesnina (RUS) gave credit to the enthusiastic Auckland crowds.

Kiwi Olympic Champion Lisa Carrington stopped by to catch some of the action.

The on-court ASB Nice Return competition gave tennis fans the chance to face three serves from some of the sports greatest players. Spectators faced off against players such as Kiki Bertens (NED), Johanna Larsson (SWE) and Yanina Wickmayer (BEL) for the chance to win $500.

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On the fifth day of the tournament Jamie Hampton (USA) took to the court to face off against Kiki Bertens (NED) at dusk for an epic quarter-final match.

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Photo by @rohanadarkar

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Cara Black (ZIM) and Anastasia Rodionova (AUS) took the title in the ASB Classic 2013 Doubles final against Julia Goerges (GER) and Yaroslava Shvedova (KAZ).

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World no. 4 Agnieszka Radwanska (POL) came out on top in the singles final of the 2013 ASB Classic against Yanina Wickmayer (BEL).

Congratulations to all ASB Classic 2013 players. Bring on 2014!

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What an awesome tournament!
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Thanks Sonal! We really enjoyed being part of the tournament ;)
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