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Association of Tennis Professionals

organization of professional male tennis players

The Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP), is the principal organizing body of men's professional tennis. Formed in September 1972 by Donald Dell, Jack Kramer, and Cliff Drysdale. The organizing body was to care for the interests of men's professional tennis, and starting in 1990 the ATP has organized the top tennis tour for men. In 2009 the organization changed the name of the tour from the "ATP Tour" to the "ATP World Tour". It is based in London.

ATP World Tour
Current season, competition or edition:
Current sports event 2014 ATP World Tour
FoundedSeptember 1972
FounderDonald Dell, Jack Kramer, and Cliff Drysdale

ATP rankingsEdit

  • Rankings as of 28 July 2014.[1][2]


  1. "Current ATP Rankings (singles)". ATP Tour, Inc. Retrieved 8 August 2014.
  2. "Emirates ATP Doubles Rankings". ATP Tour. Retrieved 8 August 2014.

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