Some last few tennis tournaments await before the season start in 2023 with the all-important Australian Open. The 2022 Diriyah Tennis Cup commences with a few exhibition matches slated to take place this month. The three-day tournament will take place between 8-10 December in Diriyah, a city on the outskirts of Riyadh (Saudi Arabia).
The 2022 edition will be the second season of the tournament after the inaugural edition which took place in 2019. While Daniil Medvedev won the first edition, he’ll return to defend his crown as the tournament commences on Thursday (8 December).
Here’s all you need to about the Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022:
When will the Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022 take place?
The Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022 will take place between 8-10 December 2022.
Who are the key players participating in Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022?
Grand Slam champions Daniil Medvedev, Dominic Thiem and Stan Wawrinka are the key players to lead the tournament. Stefanos Tsitsipas, Andrey Rublev, Taylor Fritz and Hubert Hurkacz, Wimbledon finalists Nick Kyrgios and Matteo Berrettini are few other players to headline in this tournament.
What is the venue for the Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022?
The Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022 will be held at the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Diriyah . The city is located on th eoutskirts of the capital city of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
What is the Prize Money for the Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022?
The Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022 singles champion will receive USD1,000,000 while the runner-up will be given a prize money of USD500,000. The semifinalists of the Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022 will also be rewarded with USD250,000.
Talking about the doubles category, the winner will receive USD250,000 each while the runner-up and semifinalists will get USD125,000 (per person) and USD75,000 each respectively.
What is the schedule of Diriyah Tennis Cup 2022?