Preview of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Event from Rotterdam within the Netherlands from ninth to 17th February 2019


The Rotterdam ATP match is likely one of the oldest tour occasions having began in 1974 and this years 2019 occasion has a excessive class area exhibiting the respect the gamers maintain for this dutch occasion. 


ABN AMRO has at all times been the sponsor this match, which at first was a part of the WCT-Sequence (World Championship of Tennis), the precursor to what’s now the ATP World Tour. The primary match had a Dutch winner, Tom Okker, who beat Tom Gorman within the ultimate. After the preliminary Dutch success, it might take 21 years, till 1995, for an additional Dutch participant to win the match. The present match director Richard Krajicek was solely the second participant to make sure a Dutch victory. Given the standard of the taking part gamers that is no shock seeing because the previous winners record is sort of a ‘who’s who’ of nice tennis champions:  Arthur Ashe, Jimmy Connors, Bjorn Borg, Guillermo Vilas, Stefan Edberg, Boris Becker and Roger Federer.

In 2018 the match was received by Roger Federer who secured is 97th ATP Tour title by beating Grigor Dimitrov in straight units within the ultimate. Federer had his normal clean run via the occasion solely dropping 1 set in the entire match. That was when he performed native man Robin Haase.

Thus far Federer hasn’t entered the 2019 occasion however the draw features a host of prime names which ought to make for an exhilarating match. Among the prime ranked gamers within the match thus far are Alexander Zverev, Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori, Karen Khachanov, Stefanos Tsitsipas, Kyle Edmund, Daniil Medvedev and Milos Raonic.


The place is the match held?

The ABN AMRO World Tennis Event is held yearly on the Rotterdam AHOY Enviornment


What dates does the match run?

February ninth, 2019 to February 17th, 2019


What court docket floor is the match performed on?

The floor is indoor laborious courts



What number of gamers and what number of seeds are within the match?

There are a complete of 32 males and there might be eight seeded gamers within the Males’s singles draw


What’s the prize cash and what number of ATP rating factors can be found?

The match is an ATP 500 which implies that the winner receives 2000 ATP or WTA World Rating factors, with the entire breakdown of factors and prize cash awarded as follows:

Winner – 500 pts – €405,030

Runner up – 300 pts – €203,420

Semi finals – 180 pts – €102,635

Quarter finals – 90 pts – €53,940

2nd spherical – 45 pts – €26,960

1st spherical – 20 pts – €14,915


Who’s the reigning Champions?

Within the 2018 Males’s Singles, Roger Federer defeated Grigor Dimitrov 6-2, 6-2


The place can I purchase tickets for the match?

You should purchase tickets on-line by clicking right here


How can I observe the match with out going there?

To observe the reside scores of each match on this match as they occur you need to use the Tennishead unique Dwell Scores service right here.

You may also observe this match on their official Twitter right here

Alternatively you’ll be able to watch the tennis reside on tv and full particulars of how to do that will be discovered right here


Who has entered the 2019 match draw? (This may increasingly change nearer the time relying on accidents)

Thus far the Males’s singles match entries are as follows:

  1. Alexander Zverev
  2. Marin Cilic
  3. Kei Nishikori
  4. Karen Khachanov
  5. Kyle Edmund
  6. Stefanos Tsitsipas
  7. Daniil Medvedev
  8. Milos Raonic
  9. Grigor Dimitrov
  10. Nikoloz Basilashvili
  11. David Goffin
  12. Roberto Bautista Agut
  13. Hyeon Chung
  14. Richard Gasquet
  15. Denis Shapovalov
  16. Fernando Verdasco
  17. Gael Monfils
  18. Lucas Pouille
  19. Philipp Kohlschreiber
  20. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga*
  21. Nick Kyrgios
  22. Marton Fucsovics
  23. Andreas Seppi

Previous Champions – Males’s Singles

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