The Paris-Bercy Masters 1000 begins this weekend, with all the best players in the world. The French also have good (and numerous) chances. All the information on the tournament.
This is the last major tournament before the Masters at the end of the year. In 2023 once again, the Paris-Bercy tournament will be one of the last major events of the tennis season, and an opportunity to see the best players in the world in action. the work. In 2022, the prodigy Holger Rune had created the sensation after an incredible tournament by winning in the final against the Serbian Novak Djokovic, the most successful player in the world. of the competition with six trophies to hand. its active.
This year, the young Dane arrives with less confidence to defend his title, after his elimination in the first round of the US Open. He will also have to defend his 8th place at home. the Race, to qualify for the end-of-year Masters at the end of the year. Turin. Novak Djokovic, on the other hand, is enjoying great success: he has regained his place as world number 1 and won the US Open, the 24th Grand Slam of his career ;D. The Serbian will line up in singles but also in doubles, with his compatriot Miomir Kecmanovic to prepare for the Davis Cup in November.
Eight French in the draw, seven in qualifiers
Side French, we can count on no less than fifteen representatives for this Paris-Bercy Masters. Eight directly integrates into the main draw. First the men in form at the end of the season: Adrian Mannarino, 24th in the world, and Ugo Humbert, who beat Rublev at the end of the season. Beijing and Tsitsipas to Shanghai. Gaël Monfils will also directly integrate the final table thanks to its protected classification. He arrives with confidence after having won the competition. the Stockholm tournament. These three men were joined by Arthur Fils, 38th in the world.
Four invitations were then received. distributed by the organization of the tournament to Richard Gasquet, Alexandre Muller, Benjamin Bonzi and Luca Van Assche, 63rd in the world 19 years old. Other French players could also achieve this goal. to qualify. There are seven of them participate in the qualifications: Grégoire Barrère, Arthur Rinderknech, Quentin Halys, Hugo Gaston, Arthur Cazaux, Terence Atmane and Giovanni Mpetshi Perricard.
Alcaraz well present, the best in the world in the appointment
All the best players in the world should be present, subject to last minute withdrawals. Carlos Alcaraz, forced to play abandoning in the quarter-finals last year, confirmed his presence this Thursday morning after a two-week break for back and foot pain. Daniil Medvedev, 3rd in the world, and Jannik Sinner, 4th and recent winner of the Beijing tournament, will be there. Casper Ruud and Taylor Fritz will be there to try to win a place in the eight qualified for the Turin Masters, and Andrey Rublev, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Alexander Zverev will also come to validate their ticket.
Tickets are available at sale on the official website of the Rolex Paris Masters. Most tickets are already sold. sold, but a ticket resale service has also opened on the official website of the Rolex Paris Masters.
The Rolex Paris Masters 2023 will be broadcast unencrypted on the Eurosport group's channels, accessible in particular via the Canal + Sport subscription. The semi-finals and finals will be broadcast unencrypted on the C8 channel. From next year until 2026, France TV will broadcast unencrypted part of the matches from the Paris-Bercy Masters and also the Monte-Carlo Masters.
What date for the Paris – Bercy tournament in 2023?
The next edition of the Rolex Paris Masters will take place
from October 28 to November 5, 2023à the Accor Arena in Bercy. What is the schedule for the Paris Masters 1000 – Bercy 2023?
The first two days of the tournament are devoted to qualifications while the first round of the main draw begins on the morning of the third day. The Rolex Paris Master program:
Saturday October 28 from 10 a.m.: Qualifications (Courts 1 and 2)
Sunday October 29 at from 11 a.m.: Qualifications (Courts 1 and 2)
Monday October 30 at from 11 a.m.: 1st Round (Central Courts, 1 and 2)
Monday October 30 at from 7:30 p.m.: 1st Round (Central Courts, 1 and 2)
Tuesday October 31 at from 11 a.m.: 1st Round/2nd Round (Central Courts, 1 and 2)
Tuesday October 31 at from 7:30 p.m.: 1st Round/2nd Round (Central Courts, 1 and 2)
Wednesday November 1st at from 11 a.m. : 2nd Round (Central Courts, 1 2)
Wednesday November 1st at from 7:30 p.m. : 2nd Round (Central Courts, 1 2)
Thursday, November 2 at from 11 a.m.: 1/8 finals (Central Courts, 1 and 2)
Thursday, November 2 at from 7:30 p.m.: 1/8 finals (Central Courts, 1 and 2)
Friday November 3 at from 2 p.m.: 1/4 finals (Central and 1 courts)
Friday, November 3 at from 7:30 p.m.: 1/4 finals (Central and 1 courts)
Saturday November 4 at from 11:30 a.m.: 1/2 finals (Central Court)
Sunday November 5 at from 12:30 p.m.: Finals (Central Court)