It was a fruitful wait for the fans, who also got a free eye and blood test, courtesy of KPJ Healthcare, one of the tournament's sponsors.
"It was great to meet Ram. I watched him play last year and have been following his progress since, so to meet him in person is definitely the highlight of my day!" said Chiew Siew May, who had her Tshirt autographed by the American.
Besides the session, fans were also treated to other fun activities such as the Playstation and a racquet game to determine the fastest server- Malay Mail