Tennis - Tournaments


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The first international tournament took place in England called Wimbledon Grand Slam. Later, Roland Garros (French Open), US Open, and Australian Open were inducted as major Grand Slams. These four are the most popular major tournaments that happen every year. Top players from across the world contest against each other for championship.

Davis Cup is another major international tournament where teams from two countries compete against each other.

Entries to these tournaments are done based on rankings. Draws are taken before each tournament to announce who plays against whom. If a top-seed player is unavailable for a tournament in the nth hour then, a wild card entry is given to player through draws of remaining list of players.

Here is a list of all the major Tennis tournaments that take place round the year with their venue details.

Tournament Name Venue
Wimbledon England
US Open United States
Roland Garros France
Australian Open Australia
ATP World Tour England
Shanghai Masters China
Miami Open United States
Paris Masters France
Monte-Carlo Masters Monaco
ATP World Tour Finals Various countries in Europe


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