Sofia Open Facts and Trivia

Sofia Open Facts and Trivia

Sofia Open Facts and Trivia

The Garanti Koza Sofia Open takes place in Bulgaria and is an indoor hard court tournament. Held in early February, this event straddles the line between the Australian hard court and European clay court season. Here is a handy page of Sofia Open facts and trivia for your enjoyment.

If you enjoy that kind of thing.

Sofia Open Facts

Brand New

The Sofia Open is as new an event as they come. The first edition took place in 2016. Robert Bautista Agut won this inaugural event with a straight sets victory over Viktor Troicki.

Past Incarnation

Okay, so maybe the above fact isn’t 100% true. 1980–81 played host to a tournament by the same name. The earlier Sofia Open was a Grand Prix tournament event played on indoor carpet courts. It is technically a separate event to the modern version.

Venue

The Sofia Open takes place at Arena Armeec. This is an multi-purpose indoor arena capable of hosting a number of different sporting events. It has the capacity to hold over 12,000 people.

Playing For

The tournament is an ATP 250 event, meaning that the winner will walk away with 250 ranking points. The total prize money up for grabs in the event is €463,520.

 

Unfortunately that’s all we have in the way of Sofia Open facts right now. But, hey, the tournament is only a year old! As more trivia happens, more words will be written on this page. If you know of some facts to add, or you spot out of date or incorrect ones, just drop a comment below.

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