The 2023 Sofia Open has been added to the ATP Calendar following the cancellation of the Tel Aviv Watergen Open, as tennis proceedings came to a halt in Israel following the outbreak of war in the region.
An ATP 250 event, the Sofia Open will be played on hardcourts and features a 28-man singles draw and a 16-team doubles field. The tournament will be held in the city of Sofia, Bulgaria from November 5-11, 2023.
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Several American talent to headline event
There will be no shortage of players representing the United States in Sofia, as the likes of Ben Shelton, Frances Tiafoe and Taylor Fritz are set to compete. Italian Lorenzo Musetti will be participating at the event, alongside Frenchman Adrian Mannarino.
The Sofia Open will offer €534,555 in total prize money, with €85,605 allocated to the winner, in addition to 250 ATP ranking points. Below is the full breakdown.
PRIZE MONEY BREAKDOWN AND POINTS DISTRIBUTION