February 10, 2023

 Photo: Three female athletes in the hurdle race.

The ISTAF INDOOR is being held in Berlin for the tenth time and bett1 is once again involved as a sponsor. When the stars of athletics such as Olympic, world and European silver medallist Malaika Mihambo or the Serbian European long jump champion Ivana Vuleta meet in the Mercedes-Benz Arena, excitement is guaranteed.

Eurosport 1 will show almost three hours of the ISTAF INDOOR on TV. There will be a livestream on from 17:55. In total, the event will be broadcasted in more than 80 countries.

2022 World Team Challenge: Biathlon on Schalke

The World Team Challenge 2022 brought world-class biathlon back to the VELTINS Arena on Schalke. Around 32,000 enthusiasts on site and countless people in front of the TV followed with excitement how the French team consisting of Julia Simon and Fabien Claude took the title. Read more...

ISTAF Berlin

The International Stadium Festival Berlin has become an integral part of's sponsorship activities. In 2022, 37,000 fans cheered on athletics stars such as Malaika Mihambo, Karsten Warholm, Noah Lyles and Valerie Allman live in Berlin's Olympic Stadium. Many more followed the event live on TV. Read more...

Jabeur takes Berlin title after injured Bencic retires

WTA Tennis, 19.06.2022
Top seed Ons Jabeur won her third career Hologic WTA Tour title after Belinda Bencic was forced to retire due to an ankle injury during the bett1open final. Bencic suffered an ankle injury in the final game of the opening set, and though the Swiss player continued for three more games, she stopped the match while trailing 6-3, 2-1. Read more...

Bett1 Open: Ons Jabeur, Belinda Bencic to renew rivalry in finale in German capital

tennis world, 19.06.2022
Ons Jabeur and Belinda Bencic will play the final of the Bett1 Open in Berlin on Sunday after making it to the title round on Saturday. In the first semi-final, Bencic came through against Maria Sakkari while later, Jabeur got past Coco Gauff in their semi. The eighth-seeded Swiss, who’s the defending finalist this week, needed three hours and seven minutes to take down the second-seeded Greek, 6-7(6), 6-4, 6-4. Read more...

bett1 Open

13.06.2022 – 19.06.2022
The second edition of the bett1 Open finally confirmed the world class of the Berlin tennis comeback. The field of participants, peppered with names such as Iga Swiatek, Aryna Sabalenka, Maria Sakkari and Coco Gauff, almost read like the WTA world rankings. Belinda Bencic made it to the final again, this time facing Ons Jabeur. In a highly emotional final, Bencic had to concede early due to injury and give Jabeur - as she said afterwards - a well-deserved victory. Almost 30,000 spectators watched the bett1 Open 2022 live in the Steffi Graf Stadium in Grunewald. TV broadcasts were broadcast worldwide. Read more...

Berlin Open 2022: Women's draw, schedule, players, prize money & more | bett1open

sportskeeda, 11.06.2022
The 50th edition of the Berlin Open will be held from June 13-19, with qualifying matches currently underway. It is a WTA 500 event and one of two tournaments happening on the women's side this week. World No. 4 Ons Jabeur leads the field as the top seed in the tournament. Read more...

2021 Biathlon World Team Challenge in Ruhpolding

2021 became the main sponsor of the Biathlon World Team Challenge. The event took place for the second time in a row in Ruhpolding, Bavaria. Team Austria, consisting of Lisa Theresa Hauser and Felix Leitner, won under continuous rain and on partly icy pistes. Read more...

bett1 Jersey Sponsor of Alba Berlin

The Berlin mattress manufacturer and the Albatrosses? It's a perfect match! Because those who aim high depend on regeneration. Good sleep is the basis for optimal recovery. This is the only way to achieve top performances. That's why supported the men's professional team as a jersey sponsor in the 2021/22 basketball season. continues to be a premium partner of Alba Berlin. Read more...

100 Years ISTAF Berlin

The International Stadium Festival Berlin (ISTAF) celebrated its 100th anniversary and bett1 was there as a sponsor. The athletics event attracted more than 20,000 people to Berlin's Olympic Stadium, and over 2 million watched the event live on TV. Exceptional javelin thrower Johannes Vetter was the first javelin thrower ever to celebrate his fifth ISTAF victory. Crowd favourite Gesa Krause won the 3,000-metre hurdles for the second time. Read more...


WTAtour, 20.06.2021
Russia's Liudmila Samsonova, ranked 106th in the world, pulled off a surprise upset over fifth seed Belinda Bencic to triumph in what was the inaugural edition of the event and win the Bett1 Open title, the first of her career. Read more...

Mallorca Championships

20.06.2021 – 26.06.2021
With the Mallorca Championships, held for the first time in 2021, the island became part of the ATP Tour. Right at the beginning, the tournament was able to attract world-class players such as Dominic Thiem, Roberto Bautista Agut or Novak Djokovic. Just a few days before the legendary grass court tournament in Wimbledon, the professionals in Santa Ponça had another opportunity to prove their skills on the grass court. In the end, Daniil Medvedev won the ATP 250 event with a total prize money of around € 900,000. sponsored the Mallorca Championships. Read more...

Berlin 2021: Women's singles draw analysis, preview & prediction | bett1open, 13.06.2021
The preview of the Bett1open tournament

bett1 Open

12.06.2021 – 20.06.2021
With the bett1open, a top-class women's tennis tournament could be held in Berlin in 2021 for the first time in over ten years. In June, after the French Open and even before Wimbledon, the bett1open now fits into the calendar of the WTA Tour. The WTA 500 tournament in the Steffi Graf Stadium in Grunewald has already attracted a whole series of world-class tennis players to the grass: Aryna Sabalenka, Karolina Pliskova, Elina Svitolina, Garbiñe Muguruza and Angelique Kerber - to name but a few. In the end, qualifier Liudmila Samsonova decided the final against Belinda Bencic in her favour and ensured a surprise victory at Berlin's WTA comeback. Read more...

Finals Berlin | Rhein-Ruhr

03.06.2021 – 03.06.2021
In 2021, bett1 became the main sponsor of the Finals Berlin | Rhein-Ruhr. At the multi-sport event "The Finals", 140 German championship titles are determined in 18 different sports. For the first time, the finals were held over four days at several locations: in Berlin, the Rhine-Ruhr metropolitan region and in Braunschweig. ARD and ZDF provided a total of 25 hours of live coverage in the main programme. Read more...

Youth Trains for the Olympics & Paralympics

25.05.2021 supports Youth Trains for the Olympics & Paralympics, the world's biggest school sports competition in the world.

Tennis Goes to School

Through "Tennis Goes to School", all primary schools in Berlin and Brandenburg receive free tennis equipment for children on request.


Zverev wins bett1HULKS Indoors in Cologne

Sky Sports, 19.10.2020
Alexander Zverev won the bett1HULKS Indoor tennis tournament in Cologne. He won his first title of the year by beating Felix Auger-Aliassime. Read more...

Andy Murray loses to Fernando Verdasco in first round of bett1HULKS Indoors in Cologne

Sky Sports, 13.10.2020
Andy Murray, who had played at the French Open for the first time in three years following a return to the court after battling hip problems, lost in straight sets against veteran Spaniard Fernando Verdasco in the first round of the bett1HULKS Indoors ATP event in Cologne. Read more...

bett1HULKS Indoors + Championship

10.10.2020 – 25.10.2020
World-class tennis in Cologne twice in a row – the bett1HULKS made it possible. The double ATP 250 tournament kicked off with Alexander Zverev, Gaël Monfils, Roberto Bautista Agut, three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray and many more high-calibre players . In the end, the German Zverev won both the Indoors and Championship tournament. Thanks to the free live stream, all tennis enthusiasts could be there live from the first to the last set.

Dominic Thiem beats Jannik Sinner to claim the bett1ACES double trophy

Tennis Tonic, 20.07.2020
Dominic Thiem beats Jannik Sinner for the second time in a week in Berlin. The Austrian and the Italian clashed in the 2 bett1ACES events on grass and on Sunday on hard courts. Dominic won in straight sets on both occasions. On grass, he defeated Jannik 6-3 7-6 (5) while on hard courts he won 6-4 6-2 in an interesting location inside the Hangar 6 at Tempelhof Airport in Berlin. Read more...

Perfect Landing: Thiem, Sevastova Soar to Victory in Airport Hangar, 19.07.2020
"It was probably the best that I have played in the last month," the world No. 3 said. Read more...

Tentaja Hangar1

19.07.2020 – 31.12.2022
In Hangar1 of the non-profit project Tentaja, everyone can play tennis – a tennis court was put in the hangar especially for this purpose.

Busy Bees Buzzing in Berlin: Berrettini, Thiem Reach bett1ACES Final, 14.07.2020
On the women's side, Elina Svitolina will square off against Petra Kvitova in the final, after coming through against Anastasija Sevastova. Read more...


13.07.2020 – 19.07.2020
The bett1ACES revived Berlin tennis tradition. The mixed invitation tournament brought Dominic Thiem, Elina Svitolina, Julia Görges, German tennis legend Tommy Haas and many other tennis stars to the capital. The tournament was played at two historic venues: first on grass in the Steffi Graf Stadium on the grounds of the LTTC "Rot-Weiß", then on a newly created hard court in Hangar 6 of the former Tempelhof Airport. Thanks to live broadcasting on free TV, everyone was able to take part. Read more...

Women's Ski Jumping World Cup

01.02.2020 – 02.02.2020
bett1 is a sponsor at the Women's Ski Jumping World Cup in Oberstdorf.

World Cup Cross-Country Skiing

25.01.2020 – 26.01.2020
For the third year running, bett1 is involved in winter sports as a sponsor. In January at the World Cup in cross-country skiing in Oberstdorf.


Biathlon World Team Challenge

For the second time, bett1 is sponsoring the World Team Challenge on Schalke.

Nordic Combined

16.03.2019 – 17.03.2019
For the second time, bett1 is sponsoring the Schwarzwaldpokal / Nordic Combined World Cup in Schonach.

Women's Ski Jumping World Cup

16.02.2019 – 17.02.2019
bett1 is a sponsor at the Women's Ski Jumping World Cup in Oberstdorf.

LTTC "Rot-Weiß" e. V. Support for Children and Young Talents

01.01.2019 supports the "Young Professionals" of the LTTC "Rot-Weiß" e. V. and sponsors the bett1 Kids Cup and the bett1 Tennis Camps.


Biathlon World Team Challenge

This season, bett1 became the official partner of former biathlete Laura Dahlmeier and sponsor at the Biathlon World Team Challenge on Schalke.

FIS Nordic Combined World Cup / Schwarzwaldpokal & World Cup Final

23.03.2018 – 25.03.2018
bett1 attracts attention as a sponsor at the FIS Nordic Combined World Cup / Schwarzwaldpokal & the World Cup Final in Schonach.

FIS Nordic Combined World Cup

16.03.2018 – 18.03.2018
bett1 is sponsoring the FIS Nordic Combined World Cup in Klingenthal.

FIS World Cup Snowboard Cross

02.02.2018 – 04.02.2018
bett1 is sponsoring the FIS World Cup in Snowboard Cross in Feldberg.


FIS World Cup Women's Ski Jumping

15.12.2017 – 17.12.2017
bett1 is involved as a sponsor for various winter sports events. At the FIS Women's Ski Jumping World Cup in Hinterzarten, bett1 makes an appearance as a sponsor in the sport for the first time.