HKBN Connects Bank of Communications Hong Kong International Tennis Challenge 2022 as Official Network Sponsor
After 20 years, the Bank of Communications Hong Kong International Tennis Challenge 2022 returns top-level men's tennis to Hong Kong. Dedicated to celebrating the 25th anniversary of the HKSAR's establishment, the tournament will be held from 23-25 December 2022 at Victoria Park Tennis Stadium. HKBN Group ("HKBN") is proud to be the Official Network Sponsor of the Bank of Communications Hong Kong International Tennis Challenge 2022. HKBN will provide high quality, ultra-high speed network and Wi-Fi services at the competition venue, sparing no effort to create an unparalleled connectivity experience for this large-scale sporting event.
Philip Mok, President of Hong Kong Tennis Association said, "For the first time in 20 years, a world-class men's tennis tournament is being staged locally with top global players and rising Chinese stars competing over three days of exciting matches. We are honoured to have HKBN as our sponsor to jointly promote the development of sports and culture in Hong Kong and help to rejuvenate Hong Kong's business and tourism industries by demonstrating our unlimited potential to the world."
Danny Li, HKBN Co-Owner & Group Chief Technology Officer said, "We are thrilled to become the Official Network Sponsor of the Bank of Communications Hong Kong International Tennis Challenge 2022. With our deep expertise in world-class lightning-speed fibre connectivity, we ensure that every person at the venue will enjoy a cutting-edge showcase of Hong Kong's very best Internet and wireless network service. We are thrilled to share the joy by supporting this major Hong Kong sports event, and we hope our sponsorship inspires private enterprises to realize purposeful visions."
With high-quality network services essential in powering the life, work and entertainment needs of today's households, HKBN is committed to providing the best indoor and outdoor connectivity experiences across its network coverage of over 2.5 million households in Hong Kong. To celebrate this grand sports event's landmark return to Hong Kong, HKBN will offer complimentary 12-month home broadband service to audiences at the event.
Working in close partnership with CommScope Ruckus Networks, the renowned network equipment provider, both companies will provide network connection services for this special event. Through its advanced equipment and know-how in serving large-scale events, Ruckus will deploy 10 outdoor high-performance wireless access points (each supporting more than 500 concurrent users) throughout the venue. And together with HKBN's high-speed fibre broadband service, venue goers will be able to seamlessly connect and access the Internet for free, as they enjoy live streams, share the event's most thrilling moments, or simply to stay in touch with friends and family.