Main article: Tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics. Qualification for tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, Japan was determined primarily by the rankings maintained by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) and the Women's Tennis Association (WTA). The 2020 Olympics were postponed to 2021 due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Olympic Tennis qualification explained. Ed Pearson. 14 Jun 2021. Tokyo 2020 Olympics. For fans of tennis and the Olympic Games, all eyes have been on Monday 14 June ...
Tennis events at Tokyo 2020. There will be five tennis events: men's and women's singles, men's and women's doubles and mixed doubles. The format will be a single-elimination tournament for each one of those events. In singles, 64 athletes per gender will compete. In doubles, there will be 64 athletes per gender competing as 32 teams.
How Olympic tennis qualification works The ITF – the governing body of international tennis – follows detailed guidelines for the Olympics. National teams are limited to six players on the men’s and six players on the women’s side, four in singles and two in doubles.
As of now, Indian tennis’ hopes of representation at the Tokyo Olympics rests on the doubles pair of Rohan Bopanna and Divij Sharan, with the duo’s combined ATP ranking of 93 making them the best option to travel as part of the Indian contingent. The Indian tennis duo has had success in the past, winning gold at the 2018 Asian Games.
Amendments to the Qualification System are in red. INTERNATIONAL TENNIS FEDERATION (ITF) Tennis Men’s Events (2) Women’s Events (2) Mixed Event (1) Singles Doubles Singles Doubles Mixed Doubles 1. Total Quota for Tennis: Qualification Places Host Country Places Total Men 86 - 86 Women 86 - 86 Total 172 - 172 2.
Official Tennis results from the Tokyo 2020 Olympics. Full list of gold, silver and bronze medallists as well as photos and videos of medal-winning moments.
Tennis at the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo was held between 24 July and 1 August 2021 at the Ariake Tennis Park . The tournament featured 191 players in five events: singles and doubles for both men and women and mixed doubles. The hard-court Deco Turf surface at the 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games was chosen by the Tokyo Organizing Committee.
The Olympic tennis event is managed by the International Tennis Federation (ITF), which has set 7 June as the rankings date cut off for Olympic qualification. Djokovic, the London 2012 bronze medallist, will aim to capture Olympic gold, one of the few accomplishments still missing from his CV, similar to that of Federer.