Translation from the website:
Jenny Capriati is after Justine Henin-Hardenne and Mary Pierce the third Topstar in the Generali Ladies Linz
presented by Raiffeisenlandesbank OÖ
Linz, 27. July 2004 - a tournament of the superlative promises the 15th levy of the Generali Ladies Linz presented by Raiffeisenlandesbank waiter Austria to become. After the belgian Justine Henin-Hardenne and the French tennis-Diva Mary Pierce, also Jennifer Capriati delivered now its designation for the tournament remunerated with 585,000 dollars by that 22nd until 30 October 2005 in the Intersport arenas.
The 29-year-old US-American, who had to subject herself to end Jänner of this year of an operation in the right shoulder, had planned its comeback already in the US opuses in New York. ÇDa it however not yet to 100 percent is fit, declined Capriati its beginning in Flushing Meadow to be sure, but simultaneously its early return on the WTA-tour angekündigtç, explains Linz-organizer-Peter Michael Reichel. Capriati won previously 14 WTA-tournaments, was for 17 weeks the number one of the ladies tennis world (for the first time in October 2001) and collected in the progress of its career 10.2 million dollars price money.
The Linz-starters çJenny Babyç Capriati (Australian opuses 2001, 2002, French opuses 2001), Justine Henin-Hardenne (French opuses 2003, 2005, US opuses 2003, Australian opuses 2004) and Mary Pierce (Australian opuses 1995, French opuses 2000) obtained together not less than nine Grand-Slam-titles. Designations high-carat çDerart previously never are produced us the end of July. We may ourselves this year in the 15-jahr-jubiläum 15-jahr-jubiläum year 15-jahr-jubiläum anniversary of the Generali Ladies Linz on a hochklassiges tournament freuenç, so tournament director Sandra Reichel.
The organization will support the Generali, that has supported one of the most important Damentennis-Events Europes since 1991 and that has given since 1992 its name to the tournament, also in the year 2006 as a head sponsor and title sponsor. That gave confessed Generali-Marketingleiter Tilman Buchner at the edge of the presently running Generali opus in Kitzbühel. ÇDiese organization is thanks to the partner Generali more than a Sportevent. With the Generali Ladies Linz, it is arrive us to create a sign, that is confessed far over the Austrian boundaries out. We be happy continue, that we the collaboration also in the year 2006 könnenç, emphasize Sandra Reichel.