The 2020 ATP Tour period has actually currently experienced a variety of standout efficiencies from #NextGenATP celebrities. From Felix Auger-Aliassime to Jurij Rodionov, ATPTour com has a look at the 21- and-under gamers that have actually struck the headings currently this year:
Felix On Fire
With a 13 -9 document thus far in 2020, Felix Auger-Aliassime is establishing an instance for fellow #NextGenATP gamers. The 19- year-old Canadian has actually generated a variety of excellent efficiencies after an advancement 2019 project.
After reaching his initial semi-final of the period in Adelaide, Auger-Aliassime discovered his ideal type on the interior difficult courts inEurope The Montreal- birthed celebrity progressed to his 2nd ATP 500 last at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam with victories versus Jan-Lennard Struff, Grigor Dimitrov, Aljaz Bedene and also Pablo Carreno Busta.
Despite disappointing an initial ATP Tour title versus Gael Monfils, Auger-Aliassime conserved suit factors in back-to-back suits in Marseille en course to his 2nd last in as numerous weeks.
Thiago Seyboth Wild got in the last week of the Golden Swing with simply 2 tour-level triumphes to his name, yet a whole lot can alter in a week on the ATPTour The 19- year-old Brazilian beat 3 Argentinian challengers, consisting of Juan Ignacio Londero, en course to his initial tour-level last at the Chile Dove Men+Care Open in Santiago.
In the champion suit, the Brazilian shocked Buenos Aires titlist and also 2019 Next Gen ATP Finals qualifier Casper Ruud to end up being the youngest gamer from his country to assert an ATP Tour crown. Seyboth Wild is the only #NextGenATP gamer to have actually recorded an ATP Tour title this year.
Miomir Makes Solid Start
Last year’s Next Gen ATP Finals semi-finalist Miomir Kecmanovic has actually delighted in a regular start to his 2020 project. The Serbian, that was up to ultimate champ Jannik Sinner in Milan in 2015, has actually gotten to 2 semi-finals on the ATP Tour currently this period.
Kecmanovic won his opening up 6 collections of 2020, gaining triumphes versus Jordan Thompson, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and also Marton Fucsovics to progress to the Qatar ExxonMobil Open semi-finals. The Belgrade indigenous matched that run in February, pounding ASB Classic champion and also 2019 Next Gen ATP Finals qualifier Ugo Humbert to get to the last 4 at the New York Open.
Shapovalov Strikes Early
Denis Shapovalov opened up the year in fantastic type, protecting 2 Top 10 wins at the inaugural ATPCup The Canadian racked up straight-sets wins versus WorldNo 6 Stefanos Tsitsipas and also WorldNo 7 Alexander Zverev en course to the quarter-finals, where he pressed Novak Djokovic to a final-set tie-break. As an outcome of his efficiencies in Brisbane and also Sydney, Shapovalov climbed to a career-highNo 13 in the Fe dEx ATP Rankings on 13 January.
Rodionov Rises To The Challenge
Jurij Rodionov’s type on the ATP Challenger Tour has actually gained the Austrian a career-high Fe dEx ATPRanking The 6′ 3″ left-hander, under the advice of brand-new visiting instructor Javier Frana, declared 15 wins from 17 matches throughout a four-week duration to make titles in Dallas and alsoMorelos From 3 February to 2 March, the Austrian climbed fromNo 362 toNo 168 in the Fe dEx ATP Rankings.
With Fresh Perspective, Rodionov Races Into Milan Contention
Finalists Finding Form
Last year’s Next Gen ATP Finals champ Jannik Sinner, that got to a career-highNo 68 in the Fe dEx ATP Rankings on 17 February, declared his initial Top 10 triumph versus David Goffin at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament inRotterdam Two- time runner-up De Minaur started the year with Top 15 wins versus Zverev and also Shapovalov at the ATP Cup, yet was required to miss out on the complying with 6 weeks of the ATP Tour because of a stomach injury.
Brandon Nakashima has actually captured the interest of numerous American tennis followers this year. The 18- year-old, that got an ITF title in Rancho Santa Fe in January, beat Pune champ Jiri Vesely and also Cameron Norrie to reach his maiden ATP Tour quarter-final at the Delray Beach Open by VITACOST.com inFebruary Nakashima kept his type in his following occasion, going down just one collection to get to the semi-finals at the Oracle Challenger Series Indian Wells.