Latest ATP World Tour Finals News

Italian Open: Coco Gauff’s Coach Brad Gilbert Heaps Praise on Alejandro Tabilo While Highlighting ‘Strange’ Novak Djokovic Stat

May 13, 2024
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Andy Roddick Urges Fans to Cut Ben Shelton Some Slack to Rescue Him From Skyrocketing Expectations

May 10, 2024
Ben Shelton, Andy Roddick

‘Mamma Mia’ – Hearthrob Matteo Berrettini’s Chiseled Abs Attracts Unfiltered Reactions From Tennis Fans

April 05, 2024
Australian Open

‘RIP’ – Coco Gauff’s Mentor, Andy Murray and Chris Eubanks Mourn Over Tennis Officiating Legend’s Saddening Death

February 22, 2024

Novak Djokovic’s Sheer Dominance Left Carlos Alcaraz Shattered in a Brutal Confession

February 22, 2024
Novak Djokovic and Carlos Alcaraz

Holger Rune: Serena Williams’ Ex-coach To Take Over Reins From Boris Becker?

February 09, 2024
Tennis: US Open

Is Jannik Sinner the Tennis Heir of Roger Federer? Enticing Parallel Makes It Hard to Deny

January 28, 2024
Jannik Sinner, Roger Federer

‘It Was A Dream’ – Stefanos Tsitsipas’ Most Emotional Career Moment Revisited By His Father In A Heartfelt Confession

January 03, 2024
Rolex Monte-Carlo Masters – Day Eight

Stefanos Tsitsipas’ ‘Peak In A Way’ Assessment Turns Fans Against The ‘Influencer Who Plays Tennis’

December 28, 2023
French Open

In the Hopes of Winning the First Olympic Gold for Greece, Stefanos Tsitsipas Reveals the Reason for ATP Finals Exit

December 28, 2023
TORONTO, ON – AUGUST 09: Stefanos Tsitsipas of Greece reacts after a missed shot during his second round match of the Na

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‘Seems Like He Is..’- Carlos Alcaraz Drops Astonishing Take On Aging Novak Djokovic as a New Tennis Rivalry Blossoms

Despite beating the world number one, Novak Djokovic in Riyadh, Carlos Alcaraz makes astonishing remark about the aging Serbian

Novak Djokovic and Carlos Alcaraz

Grigor Dimitrov Delivers Blunt Verdict on How to Beat Novak Djokovic – ‘There Are No Secrets..’

'Beating him is the only way..' - Grigor Dimitrov with a blunt admission on how to stop the world no.1, Novak Djokovic.

ATP Masters 1000 – Paris Masters

Carlos Alcaraz’s Lightning Quick Reflexes Draw Damning Verdict for Russian ATP Dynamo -‘Need to Be More’

'But to win the Grand Slams, you need to be more..' - Andrey Rublev's coach draws comparison with Carlos Alcaraz

Tennis: Miami Open

Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic’s Concerns Echoed by 26YO Star as He Criticizes the ATP for A Lingering Issue

Young ATP star Alexander Bublik reignites the frequent ball change concern raised by Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic earlier this year.

‘They Need to Be Hated to..’- Former Serena Williams’ Coach Dishes Out Real Feeling on Players Like Novak Djokovic Who Have a Notorious Habit

Serena Williams' former coach updates fans' perspective on the rageful act of racket smash by breaking down the reasons behind.

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Holger Rune Finally Addresses Coach Boris Becker’s Criminal Record – ‘Its Totally Wrong Because..’

Danish tennis star Holger Rune reveals his faithful thoughts on coach Boris Becker and his legal issues and conviction history.

French Open

Novak Djokovic Showers Love on His Wife and Kids With an Emotional Note After a Record-Breaking 2023 Season

Tennis legend Novak Djokovic shares a heartwarming message for his wife, crediting her for the amazing achievements in 2023.

ATP 500 – Dubai Tennis Championships

Jannik Sinner Hunts Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal’s Epic Track Record as He Ends ATP Season on a High

Young Italian tennis star Jannik Sinner carries the baton after Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal by winning the ATP fans' favorite award.

Jannik Sinner, Roger Federer

Roger Federer And Pete Sampras’ Former Spanish Coach Honored With Prestigious ATP Award

The 70-year-old Spanish who had once coached the legends like Roger Federer and Pete Sampras, bags the prestigious ATP award.

French Open

‘Struggled to Get Out of Bed’- Stefanos Tsitsipas Issues Concerning Statement as He Races Against Time to Recover From a ‘Painful’ Injury

Greek tennis star Stefanos Tsitsipas comes forward with an update on his recovery after moving out from the ATP Finals in Turin.

ATP 500 – Rotterdam Open

20-year-old ATP Star Holger Rune Receives Surreal Hype As Phenomenal Prediction Comes His Way

'I think Holger Rune is going to have a breakthrough year in 24' - Jimmy Connors' son comes up with a big prophecy for the Dane in 2024

ATP Masters 1000 – Shanghai Masters

‘Screw the Crowd. Screw Everyone’ – ‘Bipolar’ Novak Djokovic Gets a Reality Check From Serena Williams’ Ex-Coach as He Fails to Become People’s Favorite

As every other entity sings praises of Novak Djokovic, Rennae Stubbs breaks the trail by highlighting his aggressive side.

Tennis – Men’s Singles – Bronze medal match

Tennis Legend Boris Becker Revels In ‘Exciting Days’ As 20YO Danish Dynamo Eyes Glory Under His Tutelage

The 56-year-old German legend in the racket sport, Boris Becker is excited to start his training session for Holger Rune at Monte Carlo

Boris Becker

Former WTA Pro Who Denied Serena Williams Ultimate Tennis Glory Proposes a Doubles Quest for Jannik Sinner

Former WTA pro who ended Serena Williams' dream proposes a mixed doubles question to Jannik Sinner for Australian Open.

Australian Open

‘No Doubt He Is The Best’ – Novak Djokovic’s Unparalleled Dominance Stirs Up A ‘Clear Favorite’ Verdict for the Australian Open

The Britsh number 1 in men's singles, picks Novak Djokovic as the favorite at the AO for his impeccable 10-title run at Melbourne Park.

ATP Finals

‘Jannik Sinner Is Not Like Carlos Alcaraz’- Roger Federer’s Former Coach Voices the Differences Between the Italian and Spanish Tennis Phenoms

The 44-year-old former coach of Swiss Maestro, Roger Federer assesses the differences between the two young talents.

‘My Life Changed Completely’ – Roger Federer Recalls the Moment Which Led to His Evolution as a ‘Global Icon’

The 20 Grand Slam titles holder, Roger Federer recalls the moment on how his life changed after first major triumph

Wimbledon

Novak Djokovic’s ‘Act of Kindness’ Turns Tennis Coach Emotional as He Showers Praise on the Serbinator – ‘Without Wanting Publicity or PR’

The 47-year-old tennis coach and former professional player, Magnus Norman reflects on the 'act of kindness' of Novak Djokovic

ATP Masters 1000 – Paris Masters

‘Tennis Was the Winner’ – ‘Old Guy’ Novak Djokovic and ‘Young Kid’ Carlos Alcaraz’s Topsy Turvy Thriller Remembered

Former tennis star Gilles Muller shares his take on the Wimbledon final and the exciting battle between Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic.

After ‘Huge’ Achievement, Novak Djokovic Backed Serbian Prodigy Swells With Pride as He Follows in His Idol’s Legendary ‘Footsteps’

'I'm happy to follow his footsteps in some way' - 20YO Serb is delighted to follow the footsteps of Novak Djokovic

ATP Masters 1000 – Paris Masters

Nick Kyrgios Breaks His Silence on Retirement Rumors With an Update on His Ongoing ‘Health Issues’

Tennis star Nick Kyrgios puts an end to the rumors of his early comeback. Surprised plans with his plans to be in action for a long time.

Day Three: The Championships – Wimbledon 2021

Roger Federer’s Exploits Undermined as Novak Djokovic Dominates Discussion in New Tennis Argument

After Novak Djokovic ends his 2023 career with amazing victories, Serena Williams' former coach compares it with Roger Federer's peak season.

Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer

Top 3 Rivalries of the 2023 ATP Season Featuring Novak Djokovic and Peers

2023 saw the rise of some of the biggest rivalries in the game with the young guns stepping in. Here are the top 3 rivalries that the year had

ATP Finals Turin

‘It Was Pretty Bad’ – Nick Kyrgios’ Deeply Emotional Confession Discloses Andy Murray’s Impact on the Aussie When He Hit Rock Bottom

The 28-year-old Australian tennis player, Nick Kyrgios reveals how Andy Murray came to his support when he struggled from mental health issues

‘Novak Destroyed Him in Front of His Home Crowd’ – Absurd Take On Jannik Sinner Influencing a Djokovic Retirement Backfires

Fans come forward with facts and figures as former Italian tennis star connects Sinner's win with a retirement verdict over Novak Djokovic.

Jannik Sinner, Novak Djokovic

‘You Played Like Garbage’ – Boris Becker Sheds Light on His Brutal Motivational Technique That Does Wonders on Holger Rune

'You really played like garbage today,' the 56YO legend, Boris Becker has the license to be tough with Holger Rune to get the best out of him

French Open

The ATP Finals is the second-highest tier tournament on the ATP Tour after the four Grand Slam tournaments. The Nitto ATP Finals 2020 is the 51st edition of the final event of the ATP Tour. The ATP Finals take place in the second week and the third week of November.

The tournament was first held in 1970, although it was known under a different name. It was organized by the International Lawn Tennis Federation (ILTF). However, in 1990, the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) took over. In 2009, the event was renamed as ATP World Tour Finals and since then it is being held at the O2 Arena in London.

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Format

The ATP Finals is not played in a knockout format. Eight players are divided into two groups of four and play three?round-robin?matches each against the other players in their group. The two players with the best records in each group progress to the semifinals, with the winners meeting in the final to determine the champion.

A player earns 200 points for each round-robin win with 400 points for semifinal victory and 500 points for winning the final. Hence, in total, a player can maximum bag 1500 points at ATP Finals. Furthermore, an undefeated champion can earn a maximum amount of $1, 564, 000 in singles or $284,500 in doubles.

Records

Twenty-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer?holds the record for the most singles titles with six, while?Peter Fleming?and?John McEnroe hold the record for the most doubles titles with seven titles.

Stefanos Tsitsipas won the 2019 ATP Finals with a win over Dominic Thiem in the final match. He lost just one match in the round-robin stage, to Rafael Nadal. Tsitsipas then defeated Roger Federer in the semi-finals.

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ATP Finals 2020

The 2020 edition is set to take place from 15-22 November. The event is set to be held behind closed doors.

Recently, Britain went into another phase of the coronavirus-induced lockdown. However, the ATP clarified that the season-ending tournament would go as per the schedule. They vowed to follow all the protocols.

Novak Djokovic enters the event as the top seed. He has also secured the year-end world number one ranking, the trophy for which will be given to him during the ATP Finals.

20-time Major champion Rafael Nadal also booked his place for the event. Dominic Thiem and Daniil Medvedev take up the next two seeds.

Other players confirmed so far for the event are defending champion Stefanos Tsitsipas, Alexander Zverev, and Andrey Rublev.

Prize money for the ATP Finals 2020

The participation fee for the event is $153,000. Each round-robin match win earns the players $153,000. The prize money for winning the semi-finals and finals is $402,000 and $550,000 respectively.

An undefeated champion can take home prize money to the extent of $1,564,000.

Past champions (10 years)

Roger Federer - 2010, 2011

Novak Djokovic - 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015

Andy Murray - 2016

Grigor Dimitrov - 2017

Alexander Zverev - 2018

Stefanos Tsitsipas - 2019

Current Prize MoneyUS$9,000,000
Number of Entries (Main Draw)8
Number of Entries (Qualifying)8
Number of Seeds? ? ? ?8
Court TypeIndoor Hard