Game, Set and Match was the slogan of the 25th silver anniversary of the GERRY WEBER OPEN 2017. After a successful birthday tournament the elite players will also compete at the 26th tournament edition, led by titleholder Roger Federer from Switzerland and Alexander Zverev. The German tennis star signed a three-year contract, which is dated up to and including 2020. Furthermore, the Austrian tennis star Dominic Thiem and Kei Nishikori, the greatest tennis player of Japan of all times, among others. The GERRY WEBER OPEN in Halle in Westphalia (Germany) offers world-class tennis and a high-class entertainment programme annually. In 2018 the internationally renowned ATP 500 tournament on grass court is endowed with a prize money of 1.966.095 euros.