Place: IAȘI | ROMÂNIA
Date: 14 September
Official name: Concord Iași Open
Category: ATP Challenger Tour 100
Host: Baza Sportivă Ciric
Street: Moara de Vânt 171, Iași, 707023, România
Tournament Director: Daniel Dobre
Prize money: 88.520 EUR
Players: Singles draw - 32 players | Doubles draw: 16 teams
Surface: Outdoor | Clay
Romania had a great impact on tennis history and we want to be a part of the future of tennis
Concord Iași Open is the opportunity you need for you to play the finals in the Davis Cup. If your dream is to be part of the history of international sports like Ilie Năstase and Ion Țiriac, then you have to take part in this tournament that gives all Romanian young people the chance to turn a dream into reality. In this way we facilitate the access to the performance in tennis and we are offering the optimal conditions for its practice to international high standards.
We aim to make this tournament, Concord Iasi Open, to become the largest men's tennis tournament in Romania. In addition to the value of the 88.520 Euro prize and international recognition, we offer participants in this tournament access to a modern sports base and a dedicated leisure environment based on the proven experience of names with a great impact in tennis: Ion Țiriac and Daniel Dobre.
With the support of the Romanian Tennis Federation and the City Hall of Iași and the interest shown by private companies in Romania, Concord Service Center, Nera Computers, Certus Software, Coriolan Aur Smarald, Albrau Pord, Unirea Hotel Complex, Texdata and Lenovo, we can transform you and you, sports lover, in a part of this project specially designed for the most talented Romanian tennis players. We involve you in our story and we want, as with you, to conquer the world of sport.
ConCord Iași Open is created specially for 7 young Romanian tennis players to benefit from the guarantee of participating in the strongest ATP Challenger tennis tournament in Romania as wild card guests on the main board (5) with 48 positions or in the qualifying phase (2).
You will find out if Cezar Crețu from Iasi, along with Filip Jianu, the best Romanian young tennis player in the ATP professional standings, Nicholas David Ionel, recent winner of the double junior title at the Australian Open, can dream to "follow" the legendary Ilie Nastase, the first world No. 1 tennis men in history. In addition, at Concord Iași Open two other Romanian youngsters will play, the future national champion of 18 years and the winner of the "qualifications" scheduled on the morning of Monday, May 25, as well as three other "double" Romanian teams.
Developed especially for the best young Romanian tennis players, Concord Iași Open aims to become the most important ATP tournament where performance athletes are valued at their true value and where you will have the opportunity to support them against the top 200 players in the world.