Greece thanks to Stefanos Tsitsipas and Maria Sakkari will return to the Hopman Cup after 17 years!
Greece will be in the 2nd group of the 2019 event, along with Switzerland, the United States and Great Britain.
On 29 December, our Greek team will give the first races against Great Britain. At 4:00 in the morning, Sakkari will face Katie Boulter. Next will be Tsitsipa’s showdown with Cameron Norrie and the mixed double.
The next match for Greece will begin at the same time on New Year’s Eve, and will be against the US team. Sakkari will compete with Serena Williams and Tsitsipas with Frances Tiafoe before the mixed double.
Finally, on January 3 at 11:30 am, Greece will play with Switzerland. Sakkari will face Belinda Bencic and Stefanos will be confronted for the first time with Roger Federer.Then the mixed double will follow.
On the 6th of January the final of the event will take place and in order for our country to reach it, we have to take the 1st position of the group. The other group will be Germany (Angelique Kerber, Alexander Zverev), Australia (Ashleigh Barty, Matthew Ebden), Spain (Garbine Muguruza, David Ferrer) and France (Alize Cornet, Lucas Pouille).