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ATP Extends Tour Suspension | ATP Tour | Tennis

The decision, made in close collaboration with Tour members, means ATP events in Hamburg, Bastad, Newport, Los Cabos, Gstaad, Umag, Atlanta and Kitzbühel will not take place as scheduled. The extended suspension also applies to the ATP Challenger Tour and to men’s events on the ITF World Tennis Tour.
If there are no more suspensions (obviously unlikely), this means that the tour would resume in Washington D.C. on August 2nd.
 

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Let’s not lose hope. USO is still possible. It really depends on how America fights off the crisis. By July 1st we will probably know what’s going on. At the moment I still give it a 50% chance to happen.
 

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Let’s not lose hope. USO is still possible. It really depends on how America fights off the crisis. By July 1st we will probably know what’s going on. At the moment I still give it a 50% chance to happen.
Lol you know that the US president is Donald Trump, the biggest dipshit in the universe?

America did almost everything wrong during this crisis. And now this clowns want to "open up" with 9/11 happening every second day.

The US is done for this year. No sane tennis player would ever travel to New York. Getting Covid-19 could ruin a career.
 

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Lol you know that the US president is Donald Trump, the biggest dipshit in the universe?

America did almost everything wrong during this crisis. And now this clowns want to "open up" with 9/11 happening every second day.

The US is done for this year. No sane tennis player would ever travel to New York. Getting Covid-19 could ruin a career.
California Governor Gavin Newsom is in the same dipshit collaborating with Oregon Governor Brown and Washington State Governor Inslee when to open CA, OR, WA again.
If any Tennis will be played probably depends on the State Governments. Ohio has a Republican Governor, North Carolina has a Democrat and New York State + New York City has two clowns running the show with Andrew Cuomo & Bill de Blasio.
The Republican National Convention is slated for Charlotte, NC this year so if that takes place in August there is a reasonable chance the Tournament in Winston-Salem takes place as well.
 

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Lol you know that the US president is Donald Trump, the biggest dipshit in the universe?

America did almost everything wrong during this crisis. And now this clowns want to "open up" with 9/11 happening every second day.

The US is done for this year. No sane tennis player would ever travel to New York. Getting Covid-19 could ruin a career.
They are a mess. But it's still some time to go. The virus may naturally crest a bit or they might move the USO to Indian Wells (California doing much better than NYC regarding COVID-19). Let's wait for a month and see.
 

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It doesnt depends (only) on how usa fights corona. Tennis is global, so you need all the world to be able to travel without two weeks of quarantine when arriving a place

Two weeks of quarantine = no training for players.

How do you make a calendar if every country you get in, you need to stop for 2 weeks?

How will be the entry lists if smaller tournaments, including Challengers and futures, are not happening at the same time?

Imagine you go to usa in late July, make quarantine, train few days, lose 1R.
Then goes to Paris, more two weeks of quarantine and lose 1R.
There will be players playing 2 matches in 6 weeks, and with almost nothing of training.
And without quarantine, tennis will not be safe, at least this year.

When tennis come back, it will have to be full calendar. Otherwise will be totally unfair.

2020 is done unless ATP screws hard with players, making a serie of injustices.

Tennis is only happening in 2020 with some justice if you take 2500 players (plus umpires, trainers, etc) to an specific place/site/area for a long long period of time with 200 courts of diferent surfaces
 

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They are a mess. But it's still some time to go. The virus may naturally crest a bit or they might move the USO to Indian Wells (California doing much better than NYC regarding COVID-19). Let's wait a month and see.
Consider the stubborness of CA Governor Newsom who thinks he is Christ himself I don't see any Sporting Event to be held in CA for the rest of the year.
 

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There is no way the US open is being held now, not on schedule. Its held in august. Itll take more than a month for the players to be in tennis playing form and everything to be ready for them.
 

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And then on August 1st play resumes in the worst impacted country on the planet? lol no. Just call the whole season off already. Why keep prolonging the inevitable?
 

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My read is that ATP/WTA is seeing the light at the end of the tunnel. Just look at the timeline of their announcements:

March 12, announced 6 weeks suspension
April 1, announce suspension till July 13
Today (May 15), announce two-weeks extension till July 31


Seems to me they are feeling optimistic, but decide to take a few split steps before return to business. Numbers are dropping almost everywhere in Europe, Spain, Italy, France. France is opening up, most of the children will return to school next week, and restaurants/shops/beaches are opening up first week of June.
 

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Another suspension? This is getting ridiculous. ATP/WTA/ITF should really think about their credibility.

US is in the midst of corona chaos and to no surprise it has become political with the upcoming elections, because for some power is more important than people's health.
NYC still wants to host a prestigious tennis tournament while millions and millions of Americans lost their jobs? Not to mention players from all over the world being able to travel to America and being forced to go into quarantime for two weeks. How about training and other preparations?

Couple of weeks later, bonjour Paris! Let's have another slam and do it all over again in France's capital city that has been affected the most and is last in line easing its lockdown. France already stated they don't allow foreigners to enter the country for the entire summer.
 

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I still think that the USO should move to California, or Australia/NZ can have two swing: end of year replacing the USO/Asian swing and European indoor, plus the normal AO swing. Isolate players in Australia, televise the events with only Australian events.
 
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Lol you know that the US president is Donald Trump, the biggest dipshit in the universe?

America did almost everything wrong during this crisis. And now this clowns want to "open up" with 9/11 happening every second day.

The US is done for this year. No sane tennis player would ever travel to New York. Getting Covid-19 could ruin a career.

@mods, Buddyholly DA alert!!!
 
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