With the victory against Jenson Brooksby in the second round of the Indian Wells Masters 1000, the German Alexander Zverev secured his place to play the ATP Finals, a tournament that will be based in Turin and will be played from November 14 to 21.
The so-called “Masters Tournament”, which brings together the best eight tennis players of the season, is taking shape: with Alex already inside, there are four classified. Novak Djokovic (1st), Daniil Medvedev (2nd), Stefanos Tsitsipas (3rd), are the others who will say present.
So far, the tournament would be completed by the Russian Andrey Rublev, the Italian Matteo Berrettini, the Norwegian Casper Ruud and the Pole Hubert Hurkacz. However, the dispute continues and other tennis players such as Jannik Sinner and Félix Auger Aliassime continue to fight for their place.
Alexander Zverev, champion of four tournaments this year (ATP 500 in Acapulco, Masters 1000 in Madrid and Cincinnati and gold medal in Tokyo, still without ATP points), will play for the fifth consecutive year the end of the year contest. What’s more, He will seek to conquer the event for the second time, since in 2018 he achieved it by beating Djokovic in the final.
THIS IS THE CLASSIFICATION
1- Novak Djokovic (8370 points)
2- Daniil Medvedev (6425)
3- Stefanos Tsitsipas (5515)
4- Alexander Zverev (4960)
5- Andrey Rublev (4165)
6- Matteo Berrettini (4000)
7- Rafael Nadal (2985) – Will not play due to injury
8- Casper Ruud (2970)
9- Hubert Hurkacz (2820)
10- Jannik Sinner (2550)
11- Felix Auger-Aliassime (2330)
12- Aslan Karatsev (1985)