Davis Cup 2022: The Davis Cup is the only World Cup by country
SThe coexistence of two competitions that repeated the format ended. The ATP Cupwhich was born at the end of 2019 and was called the Team World Cup, in direct competition with the Davis Cup, the historic tournament of nations, disappears from the tennis calendar in January 2023.
Instead, and as a prelude to the Australian Open, the downworld tour will include a mixed competition, similar to the previous Hopman Cup, but with a new name: United Cup.
Points will also be distributed which can attract the participation of the number ones of each country in men and women.
The Davis Cup will be part of the men’s circuit calendar (it will occupy three weeks) and its leaders will have a voice in the Salad Bowl tournament.
Coinciding with the birth of the ATP Cup, Novak Djokovicthen president of the players’ council and leader of the trade union association PTPA, asked “a unique competition for national teams“.
Spain, twice finalist
There will be some next season. The ATP Cup, which started the journey after the Davis Cup final, goes down in history with three champions in three editions: Serbia, Russia and Canadawith Spain as runners-up in 2020 and 2022.
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