The New Boys

Jozef Kovalik

Jozef Kovalik is among the new faces to the ATP Tour in 2016 (photo: Si Robi)

The following players have made their debuts on the ATP Tour in 2016:

JANUARY

Doha  – Mubarak Shannan Zayid [QAT] (Age 21, WR 1512) – Wild Card – lost to Jeremy Chardy in R1

Chennai – Jozef Kovalik [SVK] (Age 23, WR 259) – Qualified – lost to Thomas Fabbiano in R1

Brisbane – Oliver Anderson [AUS] (Age 17, WR 817) – Qualified – lost to Ivan Dodig in R1

Auckland – Matthew Barton [AUS] (Age 24, WR 299) – Qualified – lost to David Ferrer in R2

Finn Tearney [NZL] (Age 25, WR 365) – Wild Card – lost to Donald Young in R1

FEBRUARY

Sofia – Dimitar Kuzmanov [BUL] (Age 22, WR 287) – Wild Card – lost to Ricardas Berankis R1

Alexander Lazov [BUL] (Age 25, WR 438) – Wild Card  lost to Martin Klizan R1

Memphis – Michael Mmoh [USA] (Age 18, WR 387) – Qualified – lost to Taylor Fritz R1

Rio de JanieroThiago Monteiro [BRA] (Age 21, WR 338) – Wild Card – lost to Pablo Cuevas R2

Acapulco – Luis Patino [MEX] (Age 22, WR 809) – Wild Card – lost to Robin Haase R1

Lucas Gomez [MEX] (Age 20, WR 543) – Wild Card – lost to Victor Estrella R1

APRIL

Houston – Nicolas Kicker [ARG] (Age 23, WR 159) – Qualified – lost to Tim Smyczek R1

Reilly Opelka [USA] (Age 18, WR 1008) – Lucky Loser – lost to Sam Querrey R1

Marrakech – Amine Ahouda [MAR] (Age 18, WR 834) – Wild Card – lost to Thiemo De Bakker R1

Barcelona – Pedro Cachin [ARG] (Age 21, WR 242) – Qualified – lost to Ivan Dodig R1

Bucharest – Michael Linzer [AUT] (Age 26, WR 266) – Qualified – lost to Taro Daniel R1

MAY

Rome – Salvatore Caruso [ITA] (Age 23, WR 251) – Wild Card – lost to Nick Kyrgios R1

Lorenzo Sonego [ITA] (Age 20, WR 333) – Wild Card – lost to Joao Sousa R1

Nice – Daniil Medvedev [RUS] (Age 20, WR 244) – Qualified – lost to Guido Pella R1

Geneva – Roberto Ortega-Olmedo [ESP] (Age 25, WR 310) – Qualified – lost to Lukas Rosol R1

French Open – Gregoire Barrere [FRA] (Age 22, WR 242) – Wild Card – lost to David Goffin R1

Adam Pavlasek [CZE] (Age 21, WR 132) – Lucky Loser – lost to Jeremy Chardy in R2

Mathias Bourgue [FRA] (Age 22, WR165) – Wild Card – lost to Andy Murray in R2

Jordi Samper Montana [ESP] (Age 26, WR 216) – Qualified – lost to Mathias Bourgue in R1

JUNE

Stuttgart – Jan Choinski [GER] (Age19, WR 429) – Wild Card – lost to Sergiy Stakhovsky in R1

S’Hertogenbosch – Ernesto Escobedo [USA] (Age 19, WR 273) – Qualified – lost to Aljaz Bedene in R1

Wimbledon – Marcus Willis [GBR] (Age 25, WR 775) – Qualified – lost to Roger Federer in R2

Tristan Lamasine [FRA] (Age 23, WR 206) – Qualified – lost to Viktor Troicki in R1

JULY

Hamburg – Jan Satral [CZE] (Age 25, WR 206) – Qualified – lost to Nicolas Almagro in R1

Marvin Moeller [GER] (Age 17, Unranked) – Wild Card – lost to Grega Zemlja in R1

Louis Wessels [GER] (Age 17, Unranked) – Wild Card – still to play

Bastad – Isak Arvidsson [SWE] (Age 23, WR 524) – Wild Card – lost to Aljaz Bedene R1

Fred Simonsson [SWE] (Age 21, WR 674) – Wild Card

Carl Soderlund [SWE] (Age 19, WR 479) – Wild Card

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