This is how the Gala of the new World Padel Tour season went down News, surprises and awards at the Goya Theatre 14/03/2018 En Español Tamara Icardo to miss Madrid Master and Amsterdam Open through illness BT Sport to broadcast World Padel Tour in United Kingdom and Ireland New: 12 Full HD cameras added to strengthen Video Review coverage Damm acquires 100% of World Padel Tour Damm acquires 100% of World Padel Tour Alex Corretja joins World Padel Tour as President Advisor New: Valencia Open sees improved player facilities and qualifying conditions Portuguese Padel Federation joins WPT Next initiative World Padel Tour and Spanish Padel Federation reach historic agreement Official Statement - World Padel Tour Bitpanda becomes new World Padel Tour Premium Sponsor World Padel Tour to equal prize money between men and women José Corbacho was the master of ceremonies for the gala. The Spanish film director hosted the event which presented the new season of the tour. There were moments for laughter, excitement, news and awards.There were three special guests to hand over the awards: Jose Luis Serrano, the executive chairman of the WPT, Jose Ramon Lete, the secretary of state for sport and Ramon Agenjo, the president of the World Padel Tour. The final speech was given by Mario Hernando, the CEO of the WPT and it talked about the new additions for 2018 and the spectacular growth of the tour. A stunning year awaits us as padel continues to become the most spectacular sport in the world.