The likes of Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal can be set to face one another on-line once the off Spanish capital Open lawn tennis tournament declared it’ll run a virtual competition later this month. skilled players can contend on the lawn tennis World Tour videogame to lift cash for those troubled within the sport and other people plagued by a coronavirus. La Liga additionally organized a FIFA soccer tournament on-line last month, that raised quite 1,000,000 euros and was won by Real Madrid’s Marco Asensio, once each club picked a player to represent them.
The Spanish capital Open aforementioned on a weekday it might run a web competition over four days, from Apr twenty-seven to thirty, and therefore the “organization can before long announce the list of participants”.
Each male and feminine winner can decide what proportion of a one hundred fifty,000-euro purse to gift to “tennis players presently suffering economically”. an extra fifty,000 euros “will all go towards reducing the social impact of the COVID-19 pandemic”.
There will be sixteen singles players in each the lads and women’s attracts, divided into four teams. A series of ‘exhibition matches’ also will be organized between players and “content creators”, to lift further funds.