Annabel Croft is in Birmingham today to officially launch the sale tickets for this year's Aegon Classic female tennis tournament.
It is one of the biggest sporting events to take place in the city and is viewed as a warm up for Wimbledon.
Edgbaston Priory Club is also undergoing a £12m redevelopment which will have a huge impact on the tournament.
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