The ATP announces that coaching will be allowed on a trial basis

Tsitsipas And His Father Apostolos

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Carlos Alcaraz will not have to be worried about being warned for coaching from July the 11th. The ATP announced that ‘off-court’ coaching will be trialed for the second half of the season.

These will be the rules:

Off-court coaching will be permitted under the
following conditions:

• Coaches must sit in the tournament’s designated coach seats

• Coaching (verbal and non-verbal) is allowed only if it does not interrupt play or create any hindrance to the opponent

• Verbal coaching is permitted only when the player is at the same end of the court

• Non-verbal coaching (hand signals) is permitted at anytime

• Verbal coaching may consist of a few words and/or short phrases (no conversations are permitted)

• Coaches may not speak to their player when the player leaves the court for any reason

• Penalties and fines will still apply for abuse or misuse of the above coaching conditions

 

Stefanos Tsitsipas in 2022

Stefanos Tsitsipas

36 - 13win/loss

Hard
12-5
I Hard
5-2
Clay
17-4
Grass
2-2
23 year old
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2022 Highlights

Now ranked no.6, Stefanos played his last match on the 15th of June when he was defeated by world no.45 Nick Kyrgios 5-7 6-2 6-4 in the 2nd round in Halle (draw).

Presently, during this year Stefanos achieved a compiled 36-13 record. This year, Stefanos clinched 1 title in Monte-Carlo. The Greek got to the final in Rotterdam and in Rome.

Tsitsipas
Halle
Tsitsipas's Record
 

Carlos Alcaraz in 2022

Carlos Alcaraz

32 - 4win/loss

Hard
12-2
Clay
20-2
19 year old
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2022 Highlights

Currently ranked no.7, Carlos played his last match on the 31st of May when he capitulated to world no.2 Alexander Zverev 6-4 6-4 4-6 7-6(7) in the quarter of the French Open (draw).

At present, during this year the Spaniard achieved a 32-4 record. Alcaraz clinched 4 titles in 2022 in Rio de Janeiro, in Miami, in Barcelona and in Madrid.

Alcaraz
French Open
Alcaraz's Record

Stefanos Tsitsipas and Carlos Alcaraz played each other 3 times. Their head to head is 3-0 for Alcaraz. Before, the last time they locked horns, Carlos Alcaraz won 6-4 5-7 6-2 in the quarter in Barcelona (Barcelona Open Banc Sabadell) on the 22nd of April 2022.

You can watch the highlights in the following video.

Stefanos Tsitsipas

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