The first match at the NextGen Finals in Milan was a very good start to the weeks proceeding at the Allianz Cloud. Casper Ruud came up against Miomir Kecmanovic in the first match of Group A. Just a reminder of some key rules from the competition; no line judges – all electronic calls no ad, deciding point is receivers choice at 3-3 we go to a tiebreak to 7 I was impressed with both guys who set out their stall nicely. Casper Ruud is the more defensive of the two players and finds most of his joy when he can … Continue reading Miomir Kecmanovic 4-3 4-3 4-2 Casper Ruud
The final eight are on route. A chance to finish the season with some silverware at the Next Gen Finals in Milan but who will reign champion at the championships? Stefanos Tsitsipas will not be at the event as he has qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals in London. Felix Auger-Aliassime was due to play but an injury has ruled him out of the event. Alex De Minaur Ranked – 28 Age – 21 Nationality – Australian A very good year for Alex, if anything an underrated year from the Australian. Three titles this year in Sydney, Atlanta and … Continue reading Which NextGen stars are heading to Milan for the season finale?
The season will end with a trip to Milan for the Next Gen Finals for the top eight players ranked 21 of younger, as of yet there is only one qualifier however I don’t him to be there. So who will be in Milan in early November? Stefanos Tsitsipas does occupy the first spot but he looks set for a place in London so last years champion will not be there. Felix Auger-Aliassime – 19 years old Quite the break out year for the Canadian who is the highest on the qualification list at the moment in second place. His … Continue reading 7 weeks to go, who is on course for a place in Milan?