Some of the worlds top tennis players are taking part in the Telecom Italia Masters tournament at Romes Foro Italico. The first week of the clay court event (5-11 May) is devoted to the mens competition, while Serena Williams will be defending her title in the womens competition the following week (12-18 May). Tickets are available through the Federazione Italiana Tennis office, tel. 800622662 (call +39 063217213 from abroad), e-mail: or see