This Friday, the ATP announced the launch of a series for Netflix that will show the experiences of tennis players in their participation in the professional circuit, which currently has Cristian Garin among the 20 best in the world.
“For the first time, fans will be able to be a part of a year in the life of some of the greatest tennis players on their journey worldwide, seeking to win in the most important tournaments”, is published in the statement.
Among the points of the announcement it is reported that the four Grand Slams will be part of the documentary. Tennis fans will be able to see the players inside the Australian Open, Roland Garros, Wimbledon and the US Open. Precisely, the recordings are already underway at the Australian Open. Due to this, it is very likely that the television series that Novak Djokovic has lived in the oceanic country is one of the contents present in the production.
— ATP Tour (@atptour) January 14, 2022
More details of the series on the ATP Tour and the WTA on Netflix
In addition, the Netflix and ATP statement states that it will be a space “Equitable for male and female competitors”. This, as a result of the fact that it is a joint collaboration of the ATP and the WTA, the women’s circuit.
The series will be produced by Box To Box Films, the same directors of “Formula 1: Drive to survive”. This production aroused great interest and increased the audience of the world’s top motor competition. In addition, a few days ago it was reported that the same agency will carry out a series on the PGA Tour that will include the participation of the Chilean golfer Mito Pereira.
In this way, the organizers of the professional men’s and women’s tennis circuit will seek to replicate the success of Formula 1. For now, the premiere date of the series is unknown.