From a passion for tennis!
Iasi celebrates tennis in an extremely select world company! Only 35 cities in the world host ATP and WTA tournaments in the same year!
Concord Iași Open, the most important ATP tournament in Romania, has garnered superlative appreciation since its first edition, in 2020.
Being in its third edition, the ATP Challenger 100 tournament will have prizes of 90,280 euros, 100 ATP points and a main board of 32 players ranked between # 80 and # 400 ATP.
The competition will take place between July 11 and 17 at the Ciric sports base in Iasi, and the director of the tournament is Andrei Pavel, the most titled Romanian tennis player in the last 20 years.
All matches can be watched live on the ATP website (click link https://www.atptour.com/en/video/watch-live). The semifinals and finals of Concord Iași Open 2022 will be broadcast by TVR Iași, and the spectators who will be present in the stands will benefit from many surprises.
Andrei Oriță specified that the Iași tournaments have enviable rankings among all the tournaments around the world and revealed an extremely flattering detail for Iași:
"Iasi is among the 35 cities around the world that host both an ATP tournament and a WTA tournament in the same year. As in previous editions, this year's tournaments will be good opportunities for young Romanian players, and we will offer wild cards to the most promising ones. I am honored by the support of sponsors and partners and I thank the volunteers without whose help events of this magnitude cannot be organized ", mentioned Andrei Oriță, the representative of Concord Service Center, the main sponsor of the ATP Challenger 100 tournament.
The tennis mill was set in motion in Iasi. The huge ball from the press conference will now sit in front of the City Hall because Iasi celebrates tennis as only 34 other cities in the world know how to do!