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ASB Classic On Hiatus For 2022

Wednesday, 30 June 2021, 1:11 pm | ASB Classic

Tournament organisers have confirmed today that the ASB Classic, traditionally held in the first two weeks of the calendar year, will not be going ahead in 2022 due to Covid-19 restrictions. Organisers have been working through a range of scenarios ... More >>

Budge To Step Back From ASB Classic

Wednesday, 10 February 2021, 10:58 am | ASB Classic

ASB Classic Tournament Director, Karl Budge, has confirmed that he will be stepping down from his current role at the end of March. Budge has been in the role for nine years during which time he has led the tournament through a period of unprecedented ... More >>

Information Update - ASB Classic

Wednesday, 7 October 2020, 9:14 am | ASB Classic

The ASB Classic wishes to clarify it’s position and proposal around hosting the 2021 ASB Classic following some inaccuracies in reporting last night. At no point was there any suggestion or request made by tournament organisers to have players ... More >>

ASB Classic On Hold For 2021

Tuesday, 6 October 2020, 3:04 pm | ASB Classic

It is with a heavy heart that tournament organisers confirm that the 2021 ASB Classic has been cancelled due to Covid-19 implications. Plans were in works for an event this summer, however due to the complexity of biosecurity needs, a positive decision ... More >>

ASB Classic On Hold For 2021

Tuesday, 6 October 2020, 1:21 pm | ASB Classic

Tournament organisers have confirmed today that the 2021 ASB Classic has been cancelled due to Covid-19 implications. Plans were well underway for this summer’s event, however, due to the complexity of hosting a sporting event of this scale and the ... More >>

Humbert crowned 2020 ASB Classic champion

Sunday, 19 January 2020, 11:12 am | ASB Classic

Next Gen sensation Ugo Humbert is the 2020 ASB Classic champion after clinching the title in an unforgettable all-French final. More >>

A French affair

Saturday, 18 January 2020, 12:52 pm | ASB Classic

It will be an all-French affair for the ASB Classic men’s singles final tomorrow. More >>

Fantastic Friday of semi-finals action

Friday, 17 January 2020, 11:26 am | ASB Classic

The final four for Men’s Week of the ASB Classic have been decided, and includes a two-time former ASB Champion, a Next Gen star, a fiery Frenchman and a big serving Pole. More >>

Quarterfinalists confirmed after blockbuster day of action

Thursday, 16 January 2020, 8:21 am | ASB Classic

With eighteen matches to get through across four courts, tennis fans were treated to an action-packed day of world class tennis. More >>

Blockbuster line up with top seeds in action

Wednesday, 15 January 2020, 9:38 am | ASB Classic

After a rain affected Tuesday, it’s a super packed schedule for Wednesday with all the top seeds taking to court and matches scheduled on all outer courts as well as centre court. More >>

Battle Royale to open Men’s week

Tuesday, 14 January 2020, 10:39 am | ASB Classic

Fiery Frenchman Benoit Paire lit up centre court in his first-round match against Italian youngster Jannik Sinner. More >>

Kiwis fly the flag on Day two

Monday, 13 January 2020, 7:28 pm | ASB Classic

A strong kiwi contingent, two former ASB Classic finalists and a 2018 Roland Garros semi-finalist will hit the courts on day two of Men’s Week the ASB Classic. More >>

2020 ASB Classic Champions crowned

Monday, 13 January 2020, 12:01 pm | ASB Classic

Serena Williams is the 2020 ASB Classic champion winning a scintillating singles final in Auckland. More >>

Kiwis in action at the ASB Classic to help Australia

Sunday, 12 January 2020, 5:47 pm | ASB Classic

Kiwi Grand Slam Champion, Michael Venus and ex-pat Kiwi Cameron Norrie will headline an action-packed Monday for the Men’s ASB Classic, whilst the night session offers up two mouth-watering contests. More >>

Williams through to final

Sunday, 12 January 2020, 11:19 am | ASB Classic

23-time grand slam champion Serena Williams is one step closer to the ASB Classic crown. More >>

Big match up in men’s draw

Saturday, 11 January 2020, 7:56 pm | ASB Classic

The draw for Men’s Week of the ASB Classic has been done and there are some intriguing match up’s that are sure to keep fans entertained. More >>

Men Qualifying Kicks off Tomorrow

Saturday, 11 January 2020, 10:23 am | ASB Classic

Experience will meet exuberance as qualifying action kicks off at the 2020 Men’s ASB Classic. More >>

Williams and Wozniacki to headline semi-final action

Saturday, 11 January 2020, 10:22 am | ASB Classic

Serena Williams will headline Super Saturday at the 2020 ASB Classic as the semi-finalists take the court. More >>

Stars donate to ASB Classic Bushfire Relief auction

Friday, 10 January 2020, 1:38 pm | ASB Classic

The stars have come out in support of ASB Classic’s Australian Bushfire Relief auction, donating signed merchandise, equipment and even their time! More >>

Top seeds tough it out on Day 4

Friday, 10 January 2020, 10:21 am | ASB Classic

Serena Williams fought back in a gritty second round comeback to keep her bid for a first ASB Classic title alive. More >>