MOSCOW, July 29. /Offset. TASS Andrei Kartashov/. Track and field athletics arena of CSKA is the only possible venue of the tennis tournament “VTB Kremlin Cup” in 2020. About TASS said the President of Federation of tennis of Russia Shamil Tarpischev.
At this chemotropism: the timing of the men’s tournament “VTB Kremlin Cup” must be maintained
The tournament, which is held annually since 1990, earlier it was traditionally held on the courts of sports complex “Olympic”. In 2019, the sports complex was closed for renovation, which will take place in phases and will take two years. Last year, “VTB Kremlin Cup” was held in “Krylatskoe”.
“CSKA scored the most, and so answer us yet they are not given. Expected in the near future decisions, all the letters we sent. But this is our only option – to play more [VTB Kremlin Cup] this year, nowhere,” said the Tarpischev.
On June 17 the Women’s tennis Association (WTA) announced the postponement of the female part of the “VTB Kremlin Cup” on November 2-8 because of the pandemic of coronavirus, initially holding the women’s tournament was planned simultaneously with the competitions in men from 19 to 25 October. Previously Tarpischev told TASS that the Association of tennis professionals (ATP) will preserve the dates of the men’s tournament “VTB Kremlin Cup”.