Despite the fact that there is no official confirmation that both the ATP and the WTA circuits can compete in the United States this August, the tournament management of Cincinnati, which hosts the men’s Masters 1000 and the women’s Premier 5 at the same time, has released its respective ‘entry list’ this Wednesday.
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The American event, which is scheduled to take place in New York City as a prelude to the US Open 2020, has its start on August 20 and its end on the 28 of the same month. In the male painting, the manacorí Rafael Nadal He is one of the 16 players in the ‘top 20’ registered to participate in the tournament.
The current number one ATP ranking, Novak Djokovic, and the current champion of the appointment ‘yankee’, Daniil Medvedev, They are also and the most notable drop is that of the Swiss Roger Federer, although the absences of Fabio Fognini, Stan Wawrinka and Gaël Monfils.
The first eight seeded teams will enter directly into the second round of the final draw. A table that will be completed by twelve tennis players who will earn their ticket from the previous one (August 20-21) and four players invited by the organization
MUGURUZA, ON THE STARS POSTER
Regarding women, Garbiñe Muguruza, who ultimately will not participate in the Lexington tournament, will attend the Cincinnati tournament in preparation for what will be the second Grand Slam of this season. The Spanish best placed in the WTA ranking decided to alter her initial plan to focus on the two tests that will be held in the Big Apple.
Thus, ‘Garbi‘joins Serena Williams, Sofia Kenin, Madison Keys, Karolina Pliskova and Coco gauff as the main ‘attractions’ of the women’s event to be played on the same dates as the men’s.
The Cincinnati Women’s Tournament Poster | TWITTER.