MercedesCup: All You Need To Know
The MercedesCup, which made the switch from clay to grass in 2015, opens the grass-court swing alongside the Libema Open in 's-Hertogenbosch.
German Alexander Zverev will lead the charge in 2019, accepting a wild card following his quarter-final run at Roland Garros. Zverev will be joined in the Stuttgart field by Russians Karen Khachanov and Daniil Medvedev, returning finalist Milos Raonic, in addition to Nikoloz Basilashvili, Gael Monfils, Denis Shapovalov and Nick Kyrgios,
Here's all you need to know about the Stuttgart tennis tournament: when is the draw, what is the schedule, where to watch, who won and more.
Tournament Dates: 10-16 June 2019
Tournament Director: Edwin Weindorfer
Draw Ceremony: Saturday, 8 June, morning at the GANT Store in Stuttgart City
Schedule (View On Official Website)
* Qualifying: Saturday and Sunday at 11:00am.
* Main draw: Monday - Saturday at 11:00am
* Doubles final: Sunday, 16 June at 12:30pm
* Singles final: Sunday, 16 June at 3:00pm
Venue: TC Weissenhof
Main Court Seating: 5,000
Prize Money: €679,015 (Total Financial Commitment: €754,540)
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Honour Roll (Open Era)
Most Titles, Singles: Rafael Nadal (3)
Most Titles, Doubles: Tomas Smid (3)
Oldest Champion: Roger Federer, 36, in 2018
Youngest Champion: Andrei Medvedev, 17, in 1992
Lowest-Ranked Champion: No. 100 Andrei Medvedev in 1992
Most Match Wins: Thomas Muster and Tomas Smid (21)
Singles:  Roger Federer (SUI) d  Milos Raonic (CAN) 64 76(3) Read & Watch
Doubles: [WC] Philipp Petzschner (GER) / Tim Puetz (GER) d Robert Lindstedt (SWE) / Marcin Matkowski (POL) 76(5) 63 Read & Watch
Did You Know... Rafael Nadal triumphed in the first edition held on grass, adding to his Stuttgart clay-court titles from 2005 and '07. Last year, Roger Federer ensured his return to No. 1 in the ATP Rankings by winning the ATP 250 tournament.