The annual ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament is the biggest tournament of its kind in the Netherlands. Past winners include tennis greats such as Roger Federer, Jo-Wilfred Tsonga, Stan Wawrinka Tomáš Berdych and Juan Martín del Potro.
In February 2021 the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament will be held in Rotterdam for the 48th time. Ever since its inception in 1972, the Rotterdam Open has been growing steadily. In 2018, the 45th edition of the World Tennis Tournament drew 122,846 spectators; a record for the Rotterdam-based ATP World Tour 500 series tournament.
Who's playing at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament?
Daniil Medvedev, the number 5 in the world, is the first name announced for the 48th edition of the ATP 500 tournament.
This is the list of participants (so far):
Daniil Medvedev (Russia) ATP #5
Wildcard #1 - n/a
Wildcard #2 - n/a
Wildcard #3 - n/a
Possible A+ Wildcard
Possible special exempt
While the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament is a men's singles and doubles tournament, the event also includes a Wheelchair Tennis ITF-1 level singles and doubles tournament.
Gaël Monfils and Stan Wawrinka at the 2019 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam
Past results of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament
The Rotterdam Open has been around since 1976 and has had many of tennis' greatest players grace its court. Past winners include tennis legends such as Arthur Ashe (1972, 1975, 1976) and Boris Becker (1992). In 1979 Björn Borg defeated John McEnroe 6-4 6-2 to win the tournament final.
Recent tournament winners include Roger Federer, Jo-Wilfred Tsonga, Stan Wawrinka Tomáš Berdych and Juan Martín del Potro. Roger Federer is tied with Arhur Ashe for the most singles tournament wins at three a piece.
2020 - Gael Monfils def. Felix Auger Aliassime | 6-2, 6-4
2019 - Gael Monfils def. Stan Wawrinka | 6-3, 1-6, 6-2
2018 - Roger Federer def. Grigor Dimitrov | 6–2, 6–2