The countries that have qualified to compete in 2014 include Australia, Chinese Taipei, Japan, South Korea, Spain, Sweden, the United States and Thailand. The player field has been finalized and includes several former number one players in the world.
The three Ambassador partners helped unveil the custom International Crown trophy, which was designed and hand crafted by Tiffany & Co. The trophy weighs 20 pounds and stands 23 inches tall. One hundred and sixty-five hours of labor went into crafting the trophy, including silversmith soldering, hand bending and polishing the trophy into its finished pristine product.
Take a look at the breakdown of the International Crown trophy: