Like the explosive sport of tennis itself, the ATP (Association of Tennis Professionals) continues to evolve as well. Born in 1972, the ATP would go on to organize the worldwide ATP Tour, which includes tennis tourneys – Grand Slam events, ATP Masters Series, ATP International Series, Futures tourneys, and much more.
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The ATP organizes the best players in tennis in one federation. Governing the tennis world, the ATP makes sure that the best athletes are always on the court. The ATP also makes sure that there is some parity and that every tournament is not ruled by one of tennis’ megastars. The ATP has been behind the recent boom in tennis and has helped with the development of superstars like Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
The Grand Slam of Tennis is the crown jewel of the tournaments the ATP organizes. The biggest tennis events of the year, the Grand Slam is made of four tournaments, the Australian Open, U.S. Open, Wimbledon, and French Open. Wimbledon is of course the most famous of these tournaments and brings a classic and regal feel to the ATP. The Grand Slam with its huge prize money and unmatched prestige is the ultimate prize in tennis and each of the four Grand Slam tournaments in like a mini Super Bowl.
The ATP Masters Series is the other major tournament series put on by the ATP. Made up of nine tournaments, the ATP Masters Series plays a good partner to the Grand Slam and has been one of the career-making events for stars like Andre Agassi, who won the ATP Masters Title 17 times over his incredible career. In recent years it has been no surprise that Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal have won the most ATP Masters Series Titles. The Tennis Masters Cup is won at the end of the entire ATP Masters Series.
Thanks to organizational work by the ATP and the emergence of many superstars in both men’s and women’s tennis, the sport of professional tennis is at heights it has not been since the days of Pete Sampras vs. Andre Agassi. The ATP organizes tennis tournaments and events all over the world and is always discovering the next generation of tennis stars. From the ATP Masters Series to the Grand Slam of Tennis and everything in between, the ATP rules the Sport of Royalty. Order your ATP tennis tickets from OnlineTickets.com today!