This week on courts (Rotterdam, Buenos Aires, Doha, Lyon) – 09/2021

Tennis season is in full swing and we hope nothing changes. Four tournaments with excelled entry list are in pipeline for this week.

Tennis Week 09/2021

ATP 500 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament

Place: Rotterdam, Netherlands
March 1 – March 7
Surface: Indoor Hard
Financial Commitment: $1 117 900
Draw size: 32

Four players from ATP Top 10 are a guarantee of world-class tennis. It is really hard to guess the winner as other players are also from the top of the ranking but I believe in Andrei Rublev. Indoor conditions make him a big favorite, even over Medvedev.

Who to watch: Medvedev, Tsitsipas, Rublev
Our worth the money call: Rublev

ATP 250 Argentina Open

Place: Buenos Aires, Argentina
March 1 – March 8
Surface: Clay
Financial Commitment: $411 940
Draw size: 28

We were Schwartzman positive last week and still are this week. Diego deserves wins by his effort and we hope he will claim another one.

Who to watch: Schwartzman, Garin
Our worth the money call: Schwartzman

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WTA 500 Qatar Total Open

Place: Doha, Qatar
March 1 – March 6
Surface: Hard
Financial Commitment: $565 530
Draw size: 32

Anyone from the main draw can win it. Really, there are so many good players in the draw that we will see great match-ups from Round 1.

Who to watch: Svitolina, Pliskova, Sabalenka, Kvitova, Bertens, Swiatek
Our worth the money call: Sabalenka

WTA 250 Open 6éme Sens Metropole de Lyon

Place: Lyon, France
March 1 – March 7
Surface: Hard
Financial Commitment: $235 238
Draw size: 32

What seems like the second tier of players compared to Qatar’s Total Open line-up can bring a lot of good tennis. Gauff, Podoroska or Garcia can show good tennis too.

Who to watch: Gauff, Alexandrova, Ferro, Podoroska, Garcia
Our worth the money call: Ferro

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Next Week (10/2021) Schedule:

ATP 250 Qatar ExxonMobil Open, Doha, Qatar
ATP 250 Open 13 Provence, Marseille, France
ATP 250 Chile Dove Men+Care Open, Santiago, Chile
WTA 1000 Dubai Duty-Free Tennis Championships 2021, Dubai, UAE
WTA 250 Abierto Zapopan 2021, Guadalajara, Mexico

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Simon is the leading editor of from 2015. He is an avid tennis player from age of 5, however, he never reached the pro level. Still, he likes playing tennis on different courts, with different rackets, and against different opponents. In his free time, you can find him watching all possible tennis matches he can find on the web or tv. Challenger or Grand Slam? It does not matter, just tennis matters.

He currently plays with:
Racket: Wilson Shift 99 V1
Strings: Babolat RPM Blast
Grip: Head Xtreme Soft
Shoes: Asics Gel Dedicate 7 (for hard outdoor and indoor courts) & Asics Gel-Game 5 Clay (for clay courts),
Balls: Dunlop Fort All Courts and Head Championship
Bag: Axiom Backpack

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