Tennis: Singapore puts in bid to host men's season-ending ATP Finals from 2021

The ATP Finals is a season-ending tournament featuring the top eight singles players and doubles parings of any given year, and it has been hosted to great acclaim at London's O2 Arena since 2009.
The ATP Finals is a season-ending tournament featuring the top eight singles players and doubles parings of any given year, and it has been hosted to great acclaim at London's O2 Arena since 2009.PHOTO: AFP

SINGAPORE - Singapore lost the hosting rights for the women's tennis season-ending WTA Finals but, in 2021, the Republic could well welcome the top men's stars.

The Republic, backed by Sport Singapore, the Singapore Tourism Board and the Singapore Sports Hub, has thrown its hat into the ring to host the prestigious US$8.5 million (S$11.7 million) Nitto ATP Finals.

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