The world's top women's tennis player Serena Williams arrived in Singapore on Thursday afternoon, crushing speculation that the American might pull out of the BNP Paribas WTA Finals Singapore that begins on Friday.
A photo of the world No. 1 in a car - presumably after arriving at Changi Airport - was tweeted by the Women's Tennis Association, confirming her attendance in the 10-day tournament presented by SC Global.
— WTA (@WTA) October 16, 2014
The prestigious season finale of the women's tennis tour is being held in Asia-Pacific for the first time, bringing the season's top eight singles players and top eight doubles pairs to Singapore's shores.
The Rising Stars and Legends exhibition tournaments will also be held alongside the event at the Singapore Sports Hub, giving fans a chance to catch past greats and future aces in action.