ITF Revises Entry Ranking Date For Tokyo Olympic Tennis Event

ITF Press Release, April 15, 2021 The ITF Board of Directors has approved the revised date of the world rankings used to determine direct entries for the Tokyo Olympic Tennis Event at the Ariake Tennis Park on Saturday 24 July […]

Revised Qualification Dates For Tokyo 2020 Olympic Tennis Event

ITF Press Release, June 11, 2020 The ITF has published revised qualification dates for the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Tennis Event and Paralympic Wheelchair Tennis Event, after both Games were moved to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic. While the qualification […]

Federer Plans To Play At 2020 Tokyo Olympics

STARNBERG, October 14, 2019 Roger Federer announced plans to play at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. “I’ve been debating with my team for a few weeks now what I should do in the summertime after Wimbledon and at the end of […]

Djokovic Crowns Tokyo Debut

TOKYO, October 6, 2019 In his first showing at the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships, World No. 1 Novak Djokovic claimed the Tokyo title with a 6-3, 6-2 win over Australian qualifier John Millman in Sunday’s singles final. It is […]

This Week On The ATP Tour – CW39

STARNBERG, September 30, 2019 Nitto ATP Finals hopefuls are abound this week at the China Open in Beijing. Top seed Dominic Thiem is looking to secure his spot in London for the fourth straight year, and second seed and reigning […]

Medvedev Masters Nishikori To Take Tokyo Title

TOKYO, October 7, 2018 Daniil Medvedev has claimed his biggest title of his career, wininng the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo. The qualifier from Russia beat No. 3 seed and local favourite Kei Nishikori 6-2, 6-4 in Sunday’s […]

This Week On The ATP World Tour: CW40

STARNBERG, October 1, 2018 Juan Martin del Potro, Alexander Zverev and 2016 finalist Grigor Dimitrov headline a packed 15th edition of the China Open, held at the The Beijing Olympic Green Tennis Center. Chengdu Open finalist Fabio Fognini will also feature […]

Goffin Beats Mannarino For Tokyo Title

TOKYO, October 9, 2017 David Goffin captured his first ATP World Tour 500 title at the Rakuten Japan Open in Tokyo, adding to the ATP World Tour title he won last week at the Shenzhen Open. The World No. 11 from Belgium defeated […]

Kyrgios Takes Tokyo Crown

TOKYO, October 9, 2016 Nick Kyrgios fought past David Goffin in Sunday’s final of the $1,506,835 Rakuten Japan Open in Tokyo, rallying 4-6, 6-3, 7-5 to celebrate his biggest win in his career. Australia’s NextGen star fired 25 aces, winning […]