Sydney will host the finals of the new innovative ATP World Team Cup. Brisbane and one other city will feature round-robin games in a remake of the season-opening tennis calendar.
The Association of Tennis Professionals will run the men’s game. They had voted in London earlier this year to award the tournament to Australia. It will be played from January 3 over 10 days in the lead-up to the Australian Open, the first Grand Slam of the year, starting in 2020 likewise.
Sydney will host the final of the 24-team event at the Ken Rosewall Arena. Eventually, this will get a new roof, along with some round-robin matches.