Less than two months before the kick-off of the first edition of the ATP Cup, there is a lot more clear on Thursday. After announcing only the name of the 18 first nations (as well as the host country, Australia) who participate in the competition, the instance has indeed unveiled this Thursday, the other six countries who will compete in this event which will take place on australian soil early next year and will involve 24 countries, spread in the form of six groups of four. Bulgaria (Grigor Dimitrov) , Chile (Christian Garin), Poland (Hubert Hurkacz), Uruguay (Pablo Cuevas), Moldova (Radu Albot) and Norway (Casper Ruud), qualified at a price the ATP rankings of their best player, are added to the first 18 countries that are already known, namely France, but also Serbia, South Africa, Spain, Japan, Georgia, Belgium, Great Britain, Bulgaria, Russia, Italy, the United States, Austria, Croatia, Argentina, Germany, Greece, Canada and, therefore, the host country Australia, that will rub in the group F, the Germans, the Greeks, the Canadians on the occasion of this first ATP Cup, which will take place in Perth, Brisbane and Sydney between 3 and 20 January 2020.
The Blue with Monfils, Puglia, and Chile
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The Blues, themselves, have fallen into the group A. Before Thursday, they already knew that they are so, too, would the Serbia of Novak Djokovic and South Africa dear to Kevin Anderson but package. Since Thursday, the French know the name of their third opponent, and it will be Chile, of which the two leaders are to Garin and Nicolas Jarry. But the team of France, whose captain for the occasion will be Gilles Simon, will not be represented by Gael Monfils and Benoit Paire, as you could think initially. Best-rated now that the Avignonnais (24th), Lucas Pouille (22eme) will replace, in effect, Pair with our number 1. It should be noted that in the C group, following the withdrawal of Switzerland (Roger Federer has preferred left for family reasons), it is the Bulgarians who will have to battle it out with Belgium, Great Britain and the republic of Moldova.
ATP Cup (3 to January 20, 2020, to Perth, Sydney and Brisbane) – Composition of hens
Group A : Serbia, France, South Africa, Chile
Group B : Spain, Japan, Georgia, Uruguay
Group C : Belgium, Britain, Bulgaria, Moldova
Group D : Russia, Italy, Usa, Norway
Group E : Austria, Croatia, Argentina, Poland
Group F : Germany, Greece, Canada, Australia
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