Win tickets to see tennis stars at Vale do Lobo

The Vale do Lobo Grand Champions Caixa Geral de Depósitos tournament, to be held between August 11 and 14, will once again include eight of the most famous international tennis players in the history of the sport.

Former world number one Stefan Edberg is this year’s new player, alongside other names such as Britain’s Greg Rusedski and reigning champion Chile’s Marcelo Rios.

This tournament, which has as a slogan ‘the rivalry of the 80s’, will also include Henri Leconte from France, Marc Goellner from Germany, Fernando Meligeni from Brazil and Portugal’s Nuno Marques and Swede Mats Wilander.

The Algarve Resident in conjunction with Premier Sports is offering six lucky readers the chance to win tickets for two people, for one of the days.

To be in for a chance of winning this great prize, simply answer the following question:

Who lost against Marcelo Rios in the final at Vale do Lobo last year?

Email your answer to and ensure that you include your full name, the name of the person who will be accompanying you, your address and a contact telephone number.

Any entries without a telephone number cannot be accepted.

All entries will be placed into a draw and the first six drawn with the correct answer will each win a pair of tickets to spend one day at the festival.

The closing date for the competition is Friday, August 7 at 4pm and the winners will be notified by telephone on the same day. Normal Algarve Resident competition rules apply.

For more information about the Vale do Lobo Grand Champions Caixa Geral de Depósitos, please visit the website, available in English and Portuguese at or telephone 289 357 850.

Tickets for the matches start at 17 euros.