The Swiss Indoors Basel tournament, also known as the ATP Basel, is a ATP World 500 series tournament that takes place in Basel from Monday 21st October to Sunday 27th October. The tennis tournament is played on indoor hardcourts at the St. Jakobshalle in Basel, Switzerland. The 2019 edition will be the 50th renewal of this event which was firstly established in 1970. Below you will find the latest tennis betting tips on the ATP Basel:
Latest ATP Basel Betting Tips
- Oct 27th – Roger Federer vs Alex De Minaur Tips & Predictions: Swiss Maestro To Land 10th ATP Basel Title
There are 32 players that will be competing for a prize pot that is around £1.4M. The winner of the tournament will secure around £390,000 while the runner up will get £190,000. Tennis legend Roger Federer won the title last year after defeating Marius Copil in the final.
Current world number three Federer has won the ATP Basel for nine times, and the Swiss will try to go in double-digit when will be defending the title this year. The first time the Swiss player won the ATP Basel was in 2006. He has also won the last two editions. The only other former champion that will be competing this year is Maris Cilic. The Croat won this tournament in 2016.
Last 5 ATP Basel Champions
2018 – Roger Federer
2017 – Roger Federer
2016 – Marin Cilic
2015 – Roger Federer
2014 – Roger Federer
Since the Swiss Indoors Basel is an ATP 500 series event, players can decide if they want to take part or not. It is played at the same time as the ATP Vienna so some players will decide to take part in this other event. Top ranking players are normally split between those two events.
World Number 1 and 2009 ATP Basel champion Novak Djokovic will not be competing this week while Juan Martin Del Potro (two times champion in Basel) had to withdraw due to injury.
Key Absentees ATP Basel (Ranking)
Novak Djokovic (1)
Rafael Nadal (2)
Daniil Medvedev (4)
Dominic Thiem (5)
Kei Nishikori (8)
Karen Khachanov (9)