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Countdown Begins To Tour Resumption With Release Of Cincy Entry List | ATP Tour

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Defending champion Daniil Medvedev is one of 16 Top 20 players on the entry list of next month’s 2020 Western & Southern Open, the first tournament to be played since the ATP Tour was suspended in early March. The ATP Masters 1000 tournament will take place from 20-28 August at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The 24-year-old Russian won his first Masters 1000 title in Cincinnati last year, rallying past World No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the semi-finals before defeating Belgian David Goffin for the trophy. You May Also
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ATP Announces Cancellation Of 2020 China Tournament Swing | ATP Tour

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The ATP has announced the cancellation of the 2020 China tournament swing, following a Chinese government directive relating to sporting events in continued response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The directive, issued earlier this month by the General Administration of Sport in China, mandates that no international sporting events will proceed in China for the remainder of the year. As a result, the Rolex Shanghai Masters, Asia’s only ATP Masters 1000 tournament, the China Open in Beijing, an ATP 500 event, as well as the Chengdu Open and Zhuhai Championships, ATP 250 events, will not take place in 2020. In addition
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Croatian Stars Ivanisevic, Cilic A Part Of Umag History | ATP Tour

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The Plava Laguna Croatia Open Umag is the only Croatian stop on the ATP Tour calendar. The ATP 250 would have been held this week if not for the Tour suspension due to the COVID-19 pandemic. ATPTour.com looks at five things to know about the event. Three Decades Of HistorySituated on the Adriatic coast, Umag has welcomed the stars of the ATP Tour since 1990. The clay-court event, which begins play each day in the late afternoon, has crowned many high-profile champions. Former World No. 1s Thomas Muster, Carlos Moya and Marcelo Rios have all lifted the trophy in northwest
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ATP Coaches’ Boost: Darren Cahill Lesson Supports Colleagues | ATP Tour

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Tony Downer, a retired venture capitalist who lives in Connecticut, has been playing tennis his whole life. He played with his father, and now he enjoys hitting with his children. But he hasn’t checked one thing off his “bucket list”: a trip to the Australian Open. Downer is set for a dream experience next January after winning a fundraising auction benefitting coaches affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. He will enjoy a two-hour lesson with Aussie coach Darren Cahill at Melbourne Park during the 2021 Australian Open. “By any and all measures Darren Cahill appears to be an extraordinarily stand-up, bright,
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