ATP World Tour Players

2015 ATP World Tour Players

The Delray Beach Open by The Venetian® Las Vegas, the world’s only 10-day event consisting of an ATP CHAMPIONS TOUR event (Feb. 13 – 15, 2015) and an ATP WORLD TOUR event (Feb. 16 – 22, 2015), is televised nationally and internationally, and hosts over 50,000 spectators and 10+ hospitality and special events. The ATP World Tour event is one of only 10 ATP events in the U.S, and consists of a competitive, single-elimination singles and doubles event, featuring many of the top-ranked men’s professionals in the world. Note: Players are subject to change due to injuries or other unforeseen circumstances. Click for ATP CHAMPIONS TOUR event details.

Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG)

Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG)

DELRAY BEACH: In his fifth tournament after returning to the ATP World Tour from his first wrist surgery in 2011, Del Potro won the title in his lone appearance.  CAREER: The 2009 US Open champion has finished the season world No. 5 twice in his career (2009, 2013).  As a 20-year-old in 2009, the Argentine burst on the scene with the US Open title, three ATP titles and runner-up finishes at the ATP Masters Canada and at the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals.  In 2013, as world No. 5, Del Potro won four ATP titles at the 500 level. “Delpo” was the bronze medalist at the 2012 Olympics, and won four ATP titles that year. He was the 2011 ATP “Comeback Player of the Year” after his return from wrist surgery. Overall, the 26-year-old has 18 career ATP titles. PERSONAL: He is the tallest Grand Slam champion in history at 6’6”.

Marin Cilic (CRO)

Marin Cilic (CRO)

DELRAY BEACH: The 2014 singles champion returns to Delray Beach for the third time, and carries a 5-1 record at “The Beach” going into the 2015 event. CAREER: Cilic won his first Grand Slam title at the 2014 US Open, becoming the first Croat to win a Grand Slam since his coach, Goran Ivanisevic, won Wimbledon in 2001. Cilic won his 300th career match in the process, and has reached the Top 10 for the second time in his career. The 25-year-old has won 12 career ATP titles, and has also reached the semifinals at the 2010 Australian Open and quarterfinals at the 2009/2010 US Opens and at Wimbledon this year. Cilic first reached into the Top 10 at No. 9 in 2010, and he’s looking for his first year-end Top 10 finish. PERSONAL: Cilic won the junior Roland Garros title in 2005 when he was the world’s No. 2-ranked junior behind the USA’s Donald Young.

Bryan Brothers (USA)

Bryan Brothers (USA)

DELRAY BEACH: The three-time Delray Beach winners (2009, 2010, 2014) are defending doubles champions and 16-4 all-time in the event. CAREER: The twins are the first doubles team in history to win 100 titles together – having accomplished that feat while winning their 16th Grand Slam title at the 2014 US Open. They have also recorded more than 900 ATP match wins, finished world No. 1 a record 10 times and are the first doubles team in history to concurrently hold all four majors and the Olympic gold medal. The 36-year-olds are 21-4 in US Davis Cup competition and were on the 2007 winning US team. PERSONAL: The Bryan’s band has performed at events around the world and released an album under the banner of the Bryan Bros Band. Bob is a lefty, Mike is a righty and Mike is three minutes older than Bob. Photo by CameraSport.

John Isner (USA)

John Isner (USA)

DELRAY BEACH: This American has reached the Delray Beach semifinals for three straight years, and has put together a 9-4 record in the tournament. CAREER: The top-ranked American for the last four seasons, Isner finished 2012 at No. 14 in the world. He was ranked as high as No. 9 and was in the Top 10 for 18 weeks after winning two ATP events, and reaching his first Master Series final at Indian Wells. Isner led the US to the Davis Cup semifinal, including a first-round defeat of Roger Federer.  He led the ATP in aces in 2010, 2012 and 2013 while garnering nine ATP titles. He first hit the tennis radar after winning the longest match in tennis history at Wimbledon in 2010 (a 3-day, 11-hour, 5-minute epic). PERSONAL:  The 6’10” player was a four-year All-American at Georgia, reaching the 2007 NCAA singles final, winning the doubles title and leading the Bulldogs to the national title.

Kevin Anderson (RSA)

Kevin Anderson (RSA)

DELRAY BEACH: One of the most successful players in Delray Beach history, Anderson won the 2012 title, reached the 2014 final and the quarterfinals in 2011 and 2013. Overall he is 13-4. CAREER:  During the 2014 season, Anderson reached a career-best No. 16 and spent almost every week in the Top 20.  In addition to reaching finals at Delray Beach and Acapulco, he was a Masters Series 1000 quarterfinalist at Indian Wells and Canada. He has won two ATP singles titles in nine finals and one doubles title in his career. PERSONAL: Kevin and his wife established residence in Delray Beach in 2013.  At the University of Illinois, Anderson won the 2006 NCAA doubles title and reached the 2007 singles semifinal and doubles final. He is a member of the ATP Players Council.

Aleksandr Dolgopolov (UKR)

Aleksandr Dolgopolov (UKR)

DELRAY BEACH: “Dolgo” made his first appearance in Delray Beach in 2013  CAREER: The Ukranian has two Top-20 year-end finishes in 2011 (No. 15) and 2012 (No. 18), and reached a career-high No. 13 in January 2012.  He returned to the Top 25 in 2014, reaching the Rio de Janiero final vs Rafael Nadal, but he missed most of the second half of the season following knee surgery. PERSONAL: He’s the son of former ATP pro Oleksandr Dolgopolov.  Aleksandr has a side job – he is paid to make internet games – and the 25-year-old is also loves to race cars. If not for tennis, he says he would have been a Rally Car driver.

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