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The Monterrey Player Party: Are You Looking for a (Super)Hero?

Remember our walk through a history of wacky fun-loving Linz player parties? Monterrey is something like its Mexican cousin – and once again they’ve set the bar high.

Before we jump into this weekend’s festivities, let’s take a quick look back at 2014 and its zombie-themed welcome dinner:

So, yeah, that happened.

Moving on:

Before the Superhero theme player party got underway, the Abierto Monterrey organizers equipped last year’s winner, World No. 6 Ana Ivanovic and runner-up Jovana Jaksic and sent them out into the streets to drum up attention for the event:

They also played some mini-tennis on a hand-painted court in San Pedro de Pinta:

And visitors had the chance to take aim at the tournament’s top seed:

Later the same evening, the party really got started. Among others, Ivanovic, Jaksic, Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova and Kristina Mladenovic dressed to…save Gotham City?

TTI interviewee Jovana Jaksic certainly enjoyed the fun:

And then the ladies (and Ivanovic’s fitness coach) kind of worked the dance floor:

Followed by more line-dancing madness. Ay, dios mio!

Oh, Mexico!.. Never change.

What was your favorite moment from the Monterrey player party? Sound off in the comments!

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About René Denfeld (202 Articles)
Weather is my business. Tennis is my playground. Born in the year of the Golden Slam. Just give me all the bacon and eggs you have.

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