Play In Challenger, a high level tennis tournament, in the heart of a big European Metropole

Play In Challenger is an ATP tournament of 50 000 $ + H, managed by Tennis Club Lillois Lille Métropole in its fantastic facilities.

It was born from Open de Lille, created in 1991, which became in 2013 Open du Nord, “Future” tournament of 15 000 $ then 25 000 $.

Moving up into challenger category, the Tournament is following up his progression, started 27 years ago, and is more than never considered as a major tennis event in the calendar of professional tennis players.

Thanks to the support of Métropole Européenne de Lille, Ville de Lille, Département du Nord and Région Hauts de France, but also to our corporate sponsors, Play In Challenger is a fantastic opportunity to bring value to our territories.

The main single draw is made up of 32 players: 24 players directly accepted thanks to their ATP ranking, 4 players coming from qualifying and 4 others beneficiaries from a wild card.

Qualifying single draw is made up of 32 players: 26 players directly accepted thanks to their ATP ranking, and 6 beneficiaries from a wild card.

The main double draw is made up of 16 teams: 13 directly accepted thanks to their ATP ranking, and 3 beneficiaries from a wild card.

Prize money and ATP entry points

Single Prize money ATP entry points
Winner 6 190 € 80
Runner up 3 650 € 48
Semi final 2 160 € 29
Quarter final 1 260 € 15
Second round 730 € 6
First round 450 € 0
Double (per team) Prize money ATP entry points
Winner 2 670 € 80
Runner up 1 550 € 48
Semi final 930 € 29
Quarter final 550 € 15
First round 310 € 0