The Mallorca ATP Championschip will feature the current world tennis numbers 1 and 2, Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev, after the Russian has accepted the invitation of the organizers to be part of the line-up of players who will compete on the island’s natural grass between June 19 and 26.
Medvedev, in singles, and Djokovic, in doubles, will compete against great rivals, such as the Austrian Dominic Thiem, Australian Nick Kyrgios, Russian Karen Khachanov, Norwegian Casper Ruud, Argentine Guido Pella and Spanish Pablo Carreño, among others.
According to the organization of the Balearic tournament, “the identical conditions regarding the surface of the London tournament, with the supervision of those responsible for the All England Lawn Tennis Club, is undoubtedly a point in favor” to gather in Mallorca a tournament.
He emphasizes that Medvedev “has raised the bar to the second step of the ATP podium thanks to results of the stature of the Australian Open final in February, lifting the ATP Finals and Paris-Bercy Masters 1000 titles in November last year and reaching the quarterfinals for the first time at Roland Garros the week before. “