2014 ATP World Tour

tennis circuit

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Tour is the top level professional tennis tour for men's tennis competitions. The 2014 ATP Tour calendar is made up of four Grand Slam tournaments (organised by the International Tennis Federation (ITF)), and sixty-one regular tournaments. It also includes the Davis Cup (organised by the ITF), and the year-end championships (the ATP World Tour Finals). The Hopman Cup, which does not distribute ranking points, is included.[1] The season begins on 30 December 2013 and will end on 17 November 2014.

The tournaments are played on flat surface, called a tennis court. The measurements of a tennis court are set by the ITF. The court is 23.78 meters (78.0 feet) long and 10.97 meters (36.0 feet) wide. Its width is 8.23 meters (27.0 feet) for singles matches and 10.97 meters (36.0 feet) for doubles matches.[2][3] Tennis is played on a variety of tennis court types. Each type has to be played differently. There are four main types of courts based on what's used to build the court surface,[4] clay, hard, grass and carpet courts. The ITF ranks them by five different speed ratings from slow to fast.[5]

CalendarEdit

Key
Grand Slam tournaments
ATP World Tour Finals
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
ATP World Tour 500
ATP World Tour 250
Team events

JanuaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

FebruaryEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

MarchEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

AprilEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

MayEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

JuneEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

JulyEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score
28 July Citi Open (report)
Washington, D.C., United States
ATP World Tour 500
Prize money: $1,654,295 – Court type: Hard
  Milos Raonic[6]   Vasek Pospisil 6–1, 6–4
  Jean-Julien Rojer
  Horia Tecău[7]
  Sam Groth
  Leander Paes
7–5, 6–4
Bet-at-home Cup Kitzbühel (report)
Kitzbühel, Austria
ATP World Tour 500
Prize money: €485,760 – Court type: Clay (Red)
  David Goffin[8]   Dominic Thiem 4–6, 6–1, 6–3
  Henri Kontinen
  Jarkko Nieminen[9]
  Daniele Bracciali
  Andrey Golubev
6–1, 6–4

AugustEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score
4 August Rogers Cup (report)
Toronto, Canada
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Prize money: $3,766,270 – Court type: Hard
   
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11 August Western & Southern Open (report)
Cincinnati, United States
ATP World Tour Masters 1000
Prize money: $4,017,355 – Court type: Hard
   
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18 August Winston-Salem Open (report)
Winston-Salem, United States
ATP World Tour 250
Prize money: $683,705 – Court type: Hard
   
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25 August
1 September
US Open (report)
New York City, United States
Grand Slam
Prize money: $ – Court type: Hard
   
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SeptemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

OctoberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

NovemberEdit

Week of Tournament Champions Runners-up Score

SourcesEdit

  1. "About the ATP". ATPWorldTour.com. 2014. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  2. "ITF – Rulebooks - Rules of Tennis". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  3. "Rules of Tennis 2013 - Rule 1. The Court". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  4. "Tennis Court Surfacing". tenniscourtcontractors.co.uk. Retrieved 2020-11-18.
  5. "About Court Pace Classification". International Tennis Federation. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  6. "Raonic beats compatriot Pospisil in Washington". Reuters UK. 4 August 2014. Archived from the original on 12 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.
  7. "Rojer/Tecau Win Fifth Team Title In Washington". ATPWorldTour.com. 3 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.
  8. "Goffin wins Kitzbuhel Cup for first title". Fox News. 2 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.
  9. "Fins Kontinen/Nieminen Claim Kitzbühel Crown". ATPWorldTour.com. 2 August 2014. Retrieved 9 August 2014.

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