Hong Kong: American tennis star Chanda Rubin was the final piece of the jigsaw that fell into place for the eight-strong Hong Kong Ladies Challenge. Organisers yesterday confirmed that the world number 13 will appear at the January 1-4 event at Victoria Park. The tournament will be headed by nine-time Grand Slam champion Monica Seles of the US. Elena Dementieva, this year's Hong Kong finalist, will return as part of a three-pronged Russian attack, along with world number 11 Anastasia Myskina and Maria Sharapova, the world's sixth-ranked junior player. Also turning out will be Bulgaria's Magdalena Maleeva and American Alexandra Stevenson, along with Chinese junior player Peng Shuai.