Fritz edges out Medvedev to claim Diriyah Tennis Cup title in straight sets

Gritty Fritz beats Medvedev 7-6, 7-6, in Saturday’s final to win the Diriyah Tennis Cup Presented by Aramco Hurkacz and Stricker defeat Berrettini and Rublev to claim the inaugural Diriyah Tennis Cup consolation doubles championship 250 students and children in Saudi Arabia introduced to tennis across event week US star Taylor Fritz proved too good […]

Saudi tennis stars shine during exhibiton

A perfect end of a memorable tournament! During the exhibition at finals day of the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco, the best tennis players of the kingdom showed of what they are capable of. The sibblings Saud Alhogbani, Ammar Alhogbani und Yara Alhogbani, the first professional female tennis player, showed up together with Lara […]

Stricker/Hurkacz wins inaugural doubles tournament in Saudi Arabia

That is a historic day for tennis in Saudi Arabia! Dominic Stricker (Switzerland) and Hubert Hurkacz from Poland are the winners of the first professional doubles tournament in the kingdom. After their victory in the semis against Nick Kyrgios and Stefanos Tsitsipas, the pairing defeated Matteo Berrettini and Andrey Rublev in the final on Saturday […]

Zverev feeling “Positive” and “Healthy” following comeback in Saudi Arabia

The Olympic Champion started strongly on the first day of the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco before falling short against defending champion Daniil Medvedev in the singles He then paired up with good friend Dominic Thiem on the second day of the tournament to take on Matteo Berrettini and Andrey Rublev in the inaugural […]

Fritz to meet Medvedev in the finals

Defending champion Daniil Medvedev and world no. 10 Taylor Fritz will compete in tomorrow’s final at the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco. The pair enjoyed semi-final wins over Stan Wawrinka and Cameron Norrie respectively earlier today at the Diriyah Arena and will now battle it out for the $1m winner’s prize money. In the […]

“Dream come true” for Saudi players

The Alhogbani siblings – Ammar, Saud, and Yara – reflect on having twelve of the best players globally in Saudi Arabia Saudi’s best female tennis player hopes to see WTA events in the future to inspire future generation of players Saudi exhibition match taking place at 6pm on Saturday at the Diriyah Tennis Cup Four […]

Defending champion Medvedev continues unbeaten run in Diriyah

Defending Diriyah Tennis Cup champion Daniil Medvedev kicked off his title defence with a superb win over German star, Alexander Zverev. Medvedev, who has never lost in Saudi Arabia, completely dominated the first set with a 6-0 rout -despite a minor injury scare to his calf. The World Number Seven then proceeded to see out […]

Series of try-outs and training sessions with Judy Murray

While the pros have a busy Centre Court schedule at the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco this week, Judy Murray and Barbara Schett-Eagle have been at several schools to bring tennis to the young people of Saudi Arabia. Judy Murray has been at several try-outs in schools and universities, introducing many young sports enthusiasts […]

Draw unveiled for the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco

Eight singles matches with full field kick starts three-day tournament in Saudi Arabia Global stars Kyrgios, Tsitsipas, Medvedev, Norrie, Wawrinka, Rublev all in action Zverev relishing chance to be back on court with world’s best Tickets for the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco are available (click here) The Diriyah Tennis Cup returns to Saudi […]

Players Night & Sightseeing ahead of tournament start

This was the first major highlight of the Diriyah Tennis Cup presented by Aramco! At the big „Players Night“ in the Aseel Resort, the stars of the tournament around defending champion Daniil Medvedev and the German Olympic champion Alexander Zverev experienced a relaxed evening together with their families, friends, and team members. They enjoyed local […]