10 Wonderful Places Where You Can See Tennis Next Week

  • HOUSTON (Usa) – ATP 250 Fayez Sarofim & Co. Us Men’s Clay Court Championship


Prize money: $ 535,625

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry list: Jack Sock (Usa) – John Isner (Usa) – Steve Johnson (Usa) – Feliciano Lopez (Esp) – Fernando Verdasco (Esp) – Sam Querrey (Usa) – Donald Young (Usa) – Thomaz Bellucci (Bra) – Juan Monaco (Arg) – Horacio Zeballos (Arg)

Tournament Official Site

Visit Houston Official

Accomodations

  • MARRAKECH (Mar) – ATP 250 Grand Prix Hassan II


Prize money: $ 482,060

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry list: Albert Ramos (Esp) – Philipp Kohlschreiber (Ger) – Mischa Zverev (Ger) – Marcel Granollers (Esp) – Paolo Lorenzi (Ita) – Benoit Paire (Fra) – Diego Schwarzman (Arg) – Malek Jaziri (Tun) – Federico Delbonis (Arg) – Nikoloz Basilashvili (Geo)

Tournament Official Site

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Accomodations

  • BIEL/BIENNE (Sui) – WTA INTERNATIONAL Ladies Open Biel Bienne


Prize money: $ 226,750

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry list: Timea Babos (Hun) – Roberta Vinci (Ita) – Alizé Cornet (Fra) – Annika Beck (Ger) – Camila Giorgi (Ita) – Julia Goerges (Ger) – Monica Niculescu (Rou) – Belinda Bencic (Sui) – Sorana Cirstea (Rou) – Ocean Dodin (Fra)

Tournament Official Site

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Accomodations

  • BOGOTÀ (Col) – WTA INTERNATIONAL Claro Open Colsanitas


Prize money: $ 226,750

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry list: Kiki Bertens (Ned) – Katerina Siniakova (Cze) –  Johanna Larsson (Swe) – Lara Arruabarrena (Esp) – Mandy Minella (Usa) – Maria Sakkari (Gre) – Irina Falconi (Usa) – Magda Linette (Pol) – Sara Errani (Ita) – Patricia Maria Tig (Rou)

Tournament Official Site

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Accomodations

  • ISTANBUL (Tur) – ITF WOMEN Lale Cup


Money prize: $ 60,000

Surface: Hard indoor

Main players: Kateryna Kozlova (Ukr) – Sabina Sharipova (Uzb) – Isabela Shinikova (Bul) – Viktoriya Tomova (Bul) – Ipek Soylu (Tur) – Victoria Kuzmova (Svk) – Ksenia Lykina (Rus) – Veronika Kudermetova (Rus) – Valentini Grammatikoupolou (Gre) – Laura Robson (Gbr)

Tournament Info

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Accomodations

  • SAN LUIS POTOSI (Mex) – ATP CHALLENGER San Luis Open Challenger Tour


Prize money: $ 50,000

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry list: Gerald Melzer (Aut) – Stefan Kozlov (Usa) – Joao Souza (Bra) – Andrej Martin (Svk) – Marcelo Arevalo (Esa) – Mohamed Sawfat (Egy) – Agustin Velotti (Arg) – Andre Ghem (Bra) – Pedja Krstin (Srb) – Cristopher O’Connell (Aus)

Tournament Official Site

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Accomodations

  • BARLETTA (Ita) – ATP CHALLENGER Open Città della Disfida


Prize money: € 43,000

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry list: Gastao Elias (Por) – Aljaz Bedene (Gbr) – Norbert Gombos (Svk) – Alessandro Giannessi (Ita) – Arthur De Greef (Bel) – Maximilian Marterer (Ger) – Federico Gaio (Ita) – Elias Ymer (Swe) – Thomas Fabbiano (Ita) – Stefano Napolitano (Ita)

Tournament Info

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Accomodations

  • IRAPUATO (Mex) – ITF WOMEN Guanajuato Open


Prize money: $ 25,000

Surface: Hard outdoor

Entry list: Samantha Murray (Gbr) – Sofya Zhuk (Rus) – Chloe Paquet (Fra) – Victoria Rodriguez (Mex) – Katie Swan (Gbr) – Michaela Honcova (Svk) – Ronit Yurovsky (Usa) – Ana Sofia Sanchez (Mex) – Hanna Chang (Usa) – Giuliana Olmos (Mex)

Tournament Official Site

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Accomodations

  • LITTLE ROCK (Usa) – ITF MEN Baptist Health Bolo Bash Tennis


Prize money: $ 25,000

Surface: Hard outdoor

Entry list: Mackenzie McDonald (Usa) – Yannick Mertens (Bel) – Calvin Hemery (Fra) – Brayden Schnur (Can) – Eric Quigley (Usa) – Philip Bester (Can) – Sebastian Fanselow (Ger) – Facundo Mena (Arg) – Ante Pavic (Cro) – Dennis Nevolo (Usa)

Tournament Official Site

Visit Little Rock Official 

Accomodations

  • SANTA MARGHERITA DI PULA – ITF WOMEN Santa Margherita di Pula


Money prize: $ 25,000

Surface: Clay outdoor

Entry List: Elizaveta Kulichkova (Rus) – Katarzyna Piter (Pol) – Martina Trevisan (Ita) – Daniela Hantuchova (Svk) – Olivia Rogowska (Aus) – Irina Maria Bara (Rou) – Karolina Muchova (Cze) – Barbora Krejcikova (Cze) – Kathinka Von Deichmann (Lie) – Georgina Garcia Lopez (Esp)

Tournament Info

Visit Pula Official

Accomodations 



Barletta – Ymer for the twice, Bedene for the hat-trick…in this ancient town of Apulia.

THE TOURNAMENT: ATP CHALLENGER Open Città della Disfida 

From 04/10 to 04/16

Prize money: € 43,000

Surface: Clay outdoor

Tournament location: Circolo Tennis Barletta Hugo Simmen – Via del Santuario 7, 76121 Barletta (BT) Italy

How to get: Tennis club is very close to city centre and main transport services, infact it’s just 3,9 km from station. The closest airport is Bari Airport just 50 km from tennis courts.

Past champions: 2016 Elias Ymer – 2012/2011 Aljaz Bedene – 2010 Pere Riba – 2009 Ivo Minar

Defending champion Elias Ymer

Entry list: Gastao Elias (Por) – Aljaz Bedene (Gbr) – Norbert Gombos (Svk) – Alessandro Giannessi (Ita) – Casper Ruud (Nor) – Arthur De Greef (Bel) – Maximilian Marterer (Ger) – Federico Gaio (Ita) – Elias Ymer (Swe) – Thomas Fabbiano (Ita)

THE TOWN: Barletta is a city, comune and capoluogo together with Andria and Trani of Apulia, in south eastern Italy. Barletta is also a provincia (Barletta-Andria-Trani) and its population is around 94.700 citizens. The city’s territory belongs to the Valle dell’Ofanto river. Barletta is famous for the Colossus of Barletta, a bronze statue, representing a Roman Emperor (perhaps Theodosius II). This statue, called “Eraclio” by the inhabitants of Barletta, about 4 metres (13 feet) tall, is the biggest statue from the late Roman Empire. According to a local folk story, Eraclio saved the city from a Saracen attack.

TOP 3 ATTRACTIONS IN BARLETTA AND SURROUNDINGS:

  • Colossus of Barletta


  • Castel del Monte (34 km)


  • Cathedral


BEST PLACES TO STAY:

  • Best Western Hotel dei Cavalieri. Very good **** hotel rated 8.1 on Booking it offers features a regional restaurant, a cocktail bar, a fitness room and a wellness centre. A 20 mq2 double economy costs 77€ per night with breakfast, free WiFi and parking.
  • Itaca Hotel. Cute ****hotel set directly on Barletta’s seafront and close to the historic centre, this structure offers relaxing views of the Adriatic Sea and a regional restaurant. Rooms come with free Wi-Fi and are equipped with modern furniture. Price? 98€ per night with breakfast and parking included.
  • Nicotel Barletta. Wonderful **** hotel rated 8.4 on Booking and situated at a 15-minute walk from Barletta town centre. It boasts air-conditioned rooms, a 24-hour reception and a rich buffet breakfast, the free WiFi and parking. The price for a classic style 19 mq2 double room is 112€ per night with free cancellation and breakfast.

USEFUL LINKS:

Tournament Info 

Barletta Tourism on PugliaImperiale.com

Accomodations

Enjoy!!!