Tournament Information


Welcome to the Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies – a WTA event taking place at the Connecicut Tennis Center at Yale in New Haven, CT from August 19-27, 2016.

The Connecticut Open is owned by the State of Connecticut and is a not-for-profit 501(c)3 charitable organization that leverages the excitement of world-class women's tennis to benefit the community and maximize support for women's, youth and Military causes in Connecticut. To learn more about our charitable activities, click here.


Tournament Site Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale
45 Yale Ave.,
New Haven, CT 06515
855-464-8366 or 203-776-7331
Main Draw Sunday, August 21 – Saturday, August 27, 2016
Players The Connecticut Open will feature a world-class women's field filled entirely with players scheduled to represent their respective countries at the 2016 Olympics in Rio, including Americans Madison Keys and Sloane Stephens, four-time champion Caroline Wozniacki, and our defending champion Petra Kvitova.  For the full field, click here.
Television Schedule ESPN2 will broadcast the women’s semifinals (Friday, August 26) and finals (Saturday, August 27). Early round matches can also be seen on ESPN3. To see the complete schedule, click here.


Come hungry, because the Connecticut Open features a smorgasbord of local favorites and timeless staples. Menu options include hot dogs, hamburgers, salads and chicken sandwiches just to name a few. 

Enjoy the best of local food trucks with choices like gourmet grilled cheese, pizza and baked potatos.  For your convenience, picnic tables with umbrellas are located in the food court and other areas of the site.

In addition to a full slate of incredible tennis, we’ve got plenty of activities, special events and theme nights to make each day at the tournament a blast. Check out ShopRite Kids Day, Opening Night Ceremony presented by Yale University, Girls Day and Night Out featuring the COURTGIRL Lifestyle Experience, Autism Awareness Day, United Technologies Military Appreciation Day and more! Throughout the week, be sure to stop by the Aetna FitZone and check out the nightly live music on the Connecticut Stage. Click here for a full rundown of all the excitement.


Directions Click here for directions on getting to the Connecticut Tennis Center at Yale.
Parking and Shuttle Click here for information on parking and the free shuttle.
Prohibited Items Click here for a full listing of items which may not be brought onto the Connecticut Open grounds.


FAQ Still have more questions? We have the answers. Click here to see our full list of FAQs.
Volunteers Click here for more information on how to become a volunteer at the Connecticut Open.
Staff Contacts Click here for a staff directory and list of contacts.
Mailing Address and Off-Site Offices Connecticut Open presented by United Technologies
900 Chapel Street, Suite 622
New Haven, CT 06510