International Tennis Premier League master plan set for unveiling in Dubai

It seems likely there will be five venues -- Hong Kong, Mumbai, Singapore, Bangkok and Kuala Lumpur, who may be asked to allocate $10 million for the players' salaries, and a further $12 million for a ten-year term.

updated: February 28, 2014 20:17 IST
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Dubai: The master plan of a new entrepreneurial giant, touted as a game changer for professional tennis, will be revealed in Dubai during the next three days.

The International Tennis Premier League (ITPL) may not be entirely original -- it's like cricket's Indian Premier League -- it should be opulent, with talk that a top player might earn a million dollars a night.

It could also have implications for the established men's and women's circuits, the ATP Tour and the WTA Tour, which have dominated the sport since the 1970s.

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