For the eighth year, the ATP Tennis World Tour Finals season-ending showdown will be taking place from 13th to 20th November at The O2 in London, featuring only the world’s best eight qualified singles players and doubles teams.
All eight qualification spots in singles and doubles will be at stake throughout the season as the world’s top players battle throughout the season for a chance to compete for the last title of the year in London. The draw of the World’s top players such as Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka and Andy Murray constantly attract large crowds to the O2.
The Barclays ATP World Tour Finals has welcomed more than 1.8 million fans to The O2 arena over the past seven years, establishing itself as the biggest indoor tennis tournament in the world since moving to London in 2009. A record 102 million broadcast viewers also tuned in across the eight days of competition in 2015. The ATP announced last year that the event would remain at The O2 through to 2018.
Gael Monfils recently became the sixth player to qualify for the prestigious season-ending tournament, the Frenchman joins Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka, Milos Raonic and Kei Nishikori in the elite field, Thiem is looking to join Monfils as debutants at the prestigious season finale and currently sits in the eighth position in the Emirates ATP Race To London.
Two singles and two doubles spots remain up for grabs with less than two weeks remaining in the regular ATP World Tour season. Recently Raven Klaasen and Rajeev Ram clinched their place at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals for the first time. The South African-American duo will join Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut, Jamie Murray and Bruno Soares, Bob Bryan and Mike Bryan, Feliciano Lopez and Marc Lopez, and Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo in the English capital.
Each day has an afternoon and evening session which features one singles match and one doubles match, unlike Wimbledon it is possible to get tickets online for the various matches. The atmosphere is more upbeat than Wimbledon with bright lights and music being part of the action. The Barclays ATP World Tour Finals offer the rare opportunity to see the best male single and doubles tennis players in action with the O2 providing plenty of food and drink options.
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