Del Potro And Coric Headline Day 1 At The Boodles

The Boodles take place at Stoke Park in Buckinghamshire. (Photos by Jordan Mansfield)

STOKE PARK, June 20, 2016

Former US Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro and rising star Borna Coric will headline Day 1 at The Boodles 2016. The exhibition tournament takes place at Stoke Park, Buckinghamshire, from 21st – 25th June 2016, the week before the Championships begin at Wimbledon.

Tuesday’s order of play will start with Spain’s Nicolas Almagro taking on the mercurial Serb Janko Tipsarevic. Argentina’s Del Potro, winner of the 2009 US Open will return to The Boodles stadium court on his comeback from injury and take on one of ATP’s NextGen stars, Borna Coric from Croatia.

Marathon man John Isner from the United State, famous for playing the longest-ever match at Wimbledon will then take on the newly-married Fabio Fognini. The Italian married fellow tennis player and 2015 US Open champion Flavia Pennetta less than two weeks ago.

The final match of the day will feature another charismatic Serb Viktor Troicki taking on stylish Frenchman Jeremy Chardy.

Order of Play – Tuesday 21 June 2016

12:30 N. Almagro v J. Tipsarevic

2:30pm J M Del Potro v B.Coric

f/b J. Isner v F. Fognini

not before 5pm V. Troicki v J. Chardy

Full list of players confirmed for The Boodles 2016:

Novak Djokovic (SRB)

David Goffin (BEL)

John Isner (USA)

Gilles Simon (FRA)

Nick Kyrgios (AUS)

Viktor Troicki (SRB)

Lucas Pouille (FRA)

Jeremy Chardy (FRA)

Fabio Fognini (ITA)

Alexander Zverev (GER)

Nicolas Almagro (ESP)

Borna Coric (CRO)

Aljaz Bedene (GBR)

Robin Haase (NED)

Juan Monaco (ARG)

Mischa Zverev (GER)

Juan Martin del Potro (ARG)

Stefanos Tsitsipas (GRE)