|Place:||O2 arena, Praha|
For the first time in tennis history, the world’s elite players will battle for national pride pitting Europe against The World in the Laver Cup. Named after the legendary Rod Laver, the inaugural Laver Cup will be held at the 02 arena in Prague from September 22 - 24, 2017 and will feature a unique format that will unite fierce on-court rivals as teammates. The winner of this year’s Australian Open, Roger Federer and winner of The French Open, Rafael Nadal, have committed to represent the Europe Team at this unparalleled event.
The tournament will be played over three days. On Friday and Saturday, there will be a day session with two singles matches and a night session featuring one singles and one doubles match. On Sunday there will be a single day session featuring from one to five matches, with play continuing until a winner is determined.
Inspired by the Ryder Cup in golf, the Laver Cup will pit six of the top European players against their counterparts from the rest of the world. Two of the fiercest rivals the game has ever seen, Bjorn Borg and John McEnroe will captain the teams in what is sure to add an extra element of excitement to the event.
Due to incredibly high demand please be prepared for significant delays while purchasing tickets. We appreciate your patience.