Category: WTA International Event
Event Date: December 29, 2012 to January 5, 2013
Organisers:

Chinese Tennis Association

Shenzhen Municipal Government

CCTV IMG Sports Management Co. Ltd

Co-Organisers:

Longgang Municipal Government

Sanction Body:

Women’s Tennis Association (WTA)

Venue:

Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center (Seating Capacity : 4,000)

Prize Money:

US$ 500,000

Format:

Main Draw :
32 Women's Singles 
16 Team Women's Doubles 

Qualifying Singles Draw
Maximum 16 Players

Tentative Match Schedule:
December 29 (Sat) – Qualifying Starts at 11am
December 30 (Sun) – Qualifying & Main Draw Starts at 11am
December 31 (Mon) - Main Draw Starts at 11am
January 1 (Tue) – Main Draw Starts at 11am
January 2 (Wed) – Main Draw Starts at 2pm
January 3 (Thu) – Quarter Finals Starts at 2pm
January 4 (Fri) – Semi Finals Starts at 2pm
January 5 (Sat) – Finals Starts at 2pm
Surface:

Outdoor Hard Court

Tournament Director: Nick Freyer