Racquets ready? Abu Dhabi to host first-ever Padel Master tournament

Abu Dhabi Padel Master Tournament World Padel Tour

The event will be exclusively held in the Middle East for the next five years.

Padel fans, get your racquets ready. The World Padel Tour (WPT) is coming to Abu Dhabi for the first time ever.

When, you ask?

From 21 February to 26 February, the capital will be hosting the Abu Dhabi Padel Master tournament in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Sports Council, Abu Dhabi Department of Culture and Tourism (DCT – Abu Dhabi) and property developer Modon.

The tournament draws 128 top-ranked padel players to compete in the main competition from 21-26 February, whereas the qualification round takes place from 18 to 20 February at Hudayriat Island.

The Modon Abu Dhabi Padel Master tournament 2023 is the only master category in the World Padel Tour, exclusively held in the Middle East for the next five years. Wowza!

The Modon Abu Dhabi Padel Master tournament’s also WPT’s top category tournament with a total prize money of – wait for it – over AED 1.5 million (€450,000), the highest amount ever awarded in a WPT tournament.

That’s smashing, isn’t it?

Make sure to head to Hudayriat Island as the players hit it out of the court! Or switch on your telly as the Modon Abu Dhabi Padel Master tournament 2023 will be broadcast live in more than 130 countries.


21-26 February


Hudayriat Island

For information, visit abudhabipadelmaster.com

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Shaheera Anwar

Hungover on her love for Middle East, Shaheera is back on the UAE soil. But this time, it’s the capital that has caught her attention. When she’s not writing or overthinking life, Shaheera likes to laze around with her family, catch up on Netflix and scroll away on Twitter. She’s also a millennial trying to learn the ropes of TikTok in the hopes of going viral someday – the good kinda viral *fingers crossed* She tweets @ShaheeraAnwar
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