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2013 Edition of International Tennis Tournament “Internazionali BNL d’Italia”

In the area of the Olimpic Stadium of Rome, 70th edition of Internazionali BNL d’Italia is ready to begin: it will be held from 11th to 19th May in the beautiful Italian capital. Such a great sport event will take place in the Park of the Italic Court, a very nice location and once again, it will be powered by Italian Tennis Federation and Coni Servizi SPA, with BNL BNP PARIBAS Gruppe as official sponsor.

The international tennis tournament BNL is a very popular event in the world: it is called the “fifth” slam of the season. The Tournament will have the “combined-event” formulation, with male and female challenges divided into nine days. During the days, as it happens in the four Grand Slam tournaments, it will be possible to appreciate Nadal, Federer, Djokovic, Murray, and even tennis players such as Sharapova, Serena

19th Rome Marathon

On March 17th, a lot of people will run in the magnificent streets of Rome on the occasion of 19th edition of the ACEA Rome Marathon, which this year adopted the UNAR(National Anti-Racial Discrimination, Ministry for Equal Opportunities) slogan: “Ti si apre un mondo, chiudi al razzismo” (A new world opens up to you, close the door on racism”).

Fourteen thousands athletes will compete in the streets of Rome, 6 of whom are from abroad. Rome will be invaded by marathoners from all over the world, and beyond. Besides the marathon, Rome will be in the spotlight of the world for the possible election of the new Pope. In addition, on March 17th, the anniversary of the Union of Italy will be celebrated with a ceremony at the Altare della Patria.

The Internazionali BNL d’Italia and the Compeed Golden Gala: tennis and athletics together in Rome

Two international events of great importance will be held in the Italian capital, Rome: the Internazionali BNL d’Italia and the Compeed Golden Gala.

In May, tennis and athletics stars will meet in Rome to take part in two of the most awaited sport competitions.


The Internazionali BNL d’Italia will take place at the Park of the Foro Italico, an exclusive location in the world for its beauty, from 12th to 20th May 2012 and they will be organized, like in 2011, with the formula “combined events”, which means that during the same day ladies and men performances will alternate.