ATP right now introduced the highest 18 within the ATP Cup standings and Australia, the official host, qualifies for the primary version of the ATP Cup, to be held January Three-12 in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney.
All ATP High 10 members – together with Serb Novak Djokovic, Spaniard Rafael Nadal and Switzerland's Roger Federer – and 27 High 30 members have dedicated to the ATP Cup, which is able to serve on the spectacular launch of the ATP 2020 season. As well as, Andy Murray qualifies Britain by advantage of its protected rank of two.
Present up to date rankings, certified groups and dedicated gamers
Chris Kermode, Government Chairman and President of ATP, stated, "We’re delighted to see such a squad of gamers line up for the primary ATP Cup. Our perception was that the primary week of the calendar, along with Tennis Australia, would work higher for participant planning, and right now's announcement is the affirmation. It’s important that one of the best gamers take part on this new world occasion, and the ATP Cup ought to begin the ATP Tour season in 2020. "
Craig Tiley, CEO of Tennis Australia, stated, "That is an extremely thrilling time for tennis followers. We’re delighted with the unimaginable assist the gamers have delivered to the ATP Cup. This occasion will launch the general tennis season in a method that may captivate followers and appeal to the following era to our sport. January can’t come quick sufficient. "
QUALIFIED COUNTRIES OF THE ATP CUP – FIRST TIME FOR INSCRIPTION
High 2 ranked gamers (as of September 13, 2019)
Novak Djokovic, Dusan Lajovic
Rafael Nadal, Roberto Bautista Agut
Roger Federer, Henri Laaksonen
Daniil Medvedev, Karen Khachanov
Dominic Thiem, Dennis Novak
Alexander Zverev, Jan-Lennard Struff
Stefanos Tsitsipas, Michail Pervolarakis
Kei Nishikori, Yoshihito Nishioka
Fabio Fognini, Matteo Berrettini
Gael Monfils, Benoit Pair
David Goffin, Steve Darcis
Borna Coric, Marin Cilic
Diego Schwartzman, Guido Pella
Nikoloz Basilashvili, Aleksandre Metreveli
15) South Africa
Kevin Anderson, Lloyd Harris
16) United States
John Isner, Taylor Fritz
Felix Auger-Aliassime, Milos Raonic
18) Nice Britain
Andy Murray, Kyle Edmund
Nick Kyrgios, Alex de Minaur
The highest two gamers from every nation have dedicated to play, topic to modifications based mostly on the ATP rating on the second registration deadline, November 13, when the remaining members of the workforce (as much as three different gamers) might be accepted. As well as, on that date, 5 different international locations will qualify to take part within the ATP Cup gathering 24 international locations on the idea of the rating of their participant No. 1 singles.
The $ 22 million / $ 15 million ATP Cup group stage, in partnership with Tennis Australia, will happen in Brisbane, Perth and Sydney for six days. Eight international locations will then take part within the ATP Cup Closing in Sydney, which is able to embody two-day quarterfinals, semi-finals and a remaining. Every draw will encompass two singles matches and one doubles match.
International locations might be break up up into one in every of six teams on Monday, Sept. 16, throughout a ceremony on the Sydney Opera Home. The complete schedule of six days of group play might be out there later within the day. Followers will be capable of buy tickets as quickly as the general public public sale opens on Wednesday, September 18th. You may watch Monday's draw stay on the ATP Cup Fb web page .
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