The 2012 Marseille Open is an ATP World Tour 250 category tournament and the official name of this event is Open 13. The story behind the name “Open 13” for the Marseille Open is that the number 13 comes from the INSEE code of the Bouches-du-Rhône département of which Marseille is the capital.
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The original acceptance lists of who is playing at the 2012 Marseille Open on the main draw cut-off date of 2 January 2012 will be listed in the comments section below this article ASAP. Click here to see who is playing-> Marseille Open 2012 Players’ List.
The Marseille Open is held at the Palais des Sports in Marseille, France. The centre court has a seating capacity of 6,000 and is an indoor GreenSet hard court. The total financial commitment for the men’s tournament is € 576,000 with the total prize money being € 512,750.
The men’s event runs from Saturday 18 February to Monday 20 February for the qualifying event. The main draw singles event runs from Monday 20 February through to the Men’s Singles Final day on Sunday 26 February. The men’s event is being held for the 20th time since beginning in 1993.
The 2011 men’s singles champion was No.1 seed Robin SODERLING who defeated the unseeded Marin CILIC in the final 6-7 (8-10), 6-3, 6-3.
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- Marseille 2012 Men’s Singles Draw
- Marseille 2011 Men’s Singles Draw
- Marseille 2011 Men’s Schedule of Play
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