The management of Dusit Thani Pattaya, led by its resident manager Neoh Kean Boon, recently held a meeting with officials of Pentangle Promotions headed by managing director Geoffrey Rowe to discuss preparations for the 2013 PTT Pattaya Open tennis tournament. The event, which will be in its 22nd year in Pattaya and the hotel, will be held during 27 January to 3 February with qualifying matches on 27-28 January and main draw matches starting on 28 January. Finals for singles and doubles will be held on Sunday, 3 February starting at 4 pm.Dusit Thani Pattaya management led by resident manager Neoh Kean Boon (4th right) pose with tournament organizers Pentangle Promotions and their managing director Geoffrey Rowe (center) at a meeting held to discuss preparations for the 2013 PTT Pattaya Open tournament. The upgrading of facilities to meet the increased attraction brought in by the tennis open was one of the issues discussed in the preparatory meetings. The PTT Pattaya Open 2013 will be graced by highly-respected tennis stars such as Vera Zvonareva and Ana Ivanovic. It is part of the WTA Tour for professional women tennis players and is equivalent to the ATP World Tour 250 series events.