London Calling: The UTS Grand Final brings the World’s Top-Players to the British Capital
London is set to witness a tennis spectacle like never before! The UTS Grand Final descends upon the city from December 15th to 17th at ExCeL London, featuring a star-studded lineup. The event boasts tennis titans like Andrey Rublev, Casper Ruud, Gaël Monfils, Jack Draper, or Holger Rune, measuring their strength in an innovative, action-packed format.
The UTS League has ushered in a tennis revolution! Following stops in Los Angeles, Frankfurt, and Seoul, the grand finale of this innovative tour is set to unfold in London from December 15th to 17th. UTS, a brainchild of star coach Patrick Mouratoglou, is the world’s newest, most exciting, innovative tennis league, playing an entirely reinvented game format for an unforgettable experience which combines sport and entertainment.
Eight players will compete for the 2023 UTS Grand Final title. Among those already qualified are UTS Frankfurt champion Andrey “Rublo” Rublev and Gael “La Monf” Monfils. Additionally, Casper “The Iceman” Ruud, along with the British rising star Jack Draper and Danish top player Holger “The Viking” Rune, recognized as some of the most formidable hitters on the men’s tennis Tour, have both been awarded wildcards into the eight-man field.
• A Weekend of Tennis Excitement •
At UTS, matches unfold with a fresh and innovative approach aimed at amplifying the drama, intensity, and entertainment on the court. The game is structured into quarters, each lasting four sets of eight minutes, delivering a dynamic and high-energy experience. The rules introduce an element of unpredictability, incorporating tie-break-style quarters and sudden-death decisions when players secure two sets each. Departing from the traditional ‘Quiet Please’ ambiance, the event features a DJ and music. Fans have the opportunity to overhear player-coach discussions through loudspeakers, and during breaks, the professionals participate in interviews.
The UTS Grand Final boasts a dynamic schedule with six matches on both Friday and Saturday, leading up to the semifinals and the ultimate showdown on Sunday. This format guarantees that every ticket holder witnesses all eight players in action on December 15th and 16th. Day passes are accessible, starting at £ 50.88 on www.uts.live, ensuring tennis enthusiasts of all ages can partake in this groundbreaking experience in London.