NAPLES, October 21, 2019 (Press Release)
The USTA Pro Circuit is bringing more pro tennis to Naples.
Pro tennis is returning to Naples with a total payout of $25,000. Players from over 30 different countries including Argentina, France, Switzerland, India, Mexico, Canada, Italy among others will compete on one of the largest clay court facilities in the country. The event is part of the USTA Pro Circuit with valuable ranking points at the stake for up and coming tennis players; high ranked tennis players in the world frequently compete in this level event. Players like Sam Querrey (50 ATP ranking), John Isner (16 ATP ranking), Frances Tiafoe (53 ATP ranking) played the circuit on the early days in order to open the path on their tennis career.
There will be a field of 32 players in the singles main draw and a draw of 16 doubles teams along with 4 wild card players competing on singles and 3 wild card players competing in doubles.
The $25,000 Men’s Open Sanchez Casal Tournament will start on October 27th, daily matches will start at 10 am. The tournament doubles final matches will take place November 1st at 5pm, followed by the single semifinal on November 2nd starting at 10am and the final on November 3rd at 11am respectively.
On Thursday, October 31st a social event empowered by the Germain BMW of Naples, official sponsor of the tournament, will be held at the Academia Sanchez-Casal from 2 pm – 7:30 pm with singles & doubles matches with players ranked as high as 200 in the ATP world Tour. This event will also feature an exhibition of luxury and sport cars, Live music & Food.
The USTA Pro Circuit is taking place all over the country, including cities like: Los Angeles, CA, Tucson, AZ, Champaign, IL, and now Naples, FL. This is a free event open to the community of Naples, we are extending our invitation to all the residents of Naples, hopping to count with your presence in order to bring more pro tennis events to our beautiful town.