The opening ceremony of the ITF World Cup 2022 took place at the Bonifika Arena in the city of Koper, Slovenia.
The local organizers prepared a spectacular program with many moving moments.
After speeches of the organizers, the mayor of Koper, the Slovenian National Olympic Committee, and the ITF president, a moving certificate ceremony took place for the ITF icon Honorable Grand Master Tom MacCallum and the new ITF Grand Masters, Grand Master Camello from Colombia and Grand Master Vones from Germany.
The highlight during the ceremony was for sure the short introduction videos prepared for the three awardees.
During the thrilling demonstrations, all 1300 competitors from 52 countries together with the supporters and visitors created a roaring atmosphere in the arena.
Later, everyone was looking forward to the exceptional World Cup in Koper.