Citi Open Returns To Washington, D.C. This Summer

WASHINGTON, June 10, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) After a one-year respite due to the coronavirus pandemic, the Citi Open will return to the United States capital city of Washington, D.C. this summer. The Citi Open, an ATP Tour 500-series event, […]

Citi Open Is Latest Casualty Of Coronavirus

WASHINGTON, July 21, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Just 23 days before its start, the Citi Open has become the latest casualty of the 2020 tennis calendar due to the escalating coronavirus in the United States. For the first time in […]

Reimagined Citi Open Enjoyed A Blockbuster Week

WASHINGTON, August 6, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) When Nick Kyrgios lifted the Donald Dell Trophy after winning the Citi Open men’s singles title Sunday evening, it culminated a record-setting week to a reimagined tennis classic. As confetti rang down upon […]

This Week On The ATP Tour – CW31

STARNBERG, July 29, 2019 World No. 4 Dominic Thiem will look to finish the clay-court season on a high note this week at the Generali Open, an ATP 250 event in Kitzbühel. The top-seeded Austrian will go for his second […]

Capital City Welcomes A New Day For Washington Tennis

WASHINGTON, April 3, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) On Tuesday, local venture capitalist Mark Ein, who also owns the Washington Kastles and has a majority stake in World TeamTennis, was named manager and operator of the Citi Open, the ATP’s last-remaining […]

Zverev Repeats His Citi Open Success

WASHINGTON, August 6, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) Top seed Alexander Zverev successfully defended his Citi Open men’s singles title, battling both the summer heat and rising ATP star Alex de Minaur in tandem, en route to winning his ninth career […]

Citi Open: Next Generation Of ATP Stars Shining Brightly

WASHINGTON, August 5, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) As the Citi Open enjoyed its best weather all week on Saturday – 87-degrees Fahrenheit (30,5 degrees Celsius) with partly sunny skies and zero rain – all around, the men’s ATP 500 series […]

Murray Withdraws From Citi Open, Cites Fatigue

WASHINGTON, August 4, 2018 (by Michael Dickens) After a week of rain wreaking havoc to the Citi Open schedule that’s been punctuated by numerous weather delays, in which playing past midnight has been the norm and not the exception, perhaps […]