WASHINGTON, D.C. – Once a year, tennis star Frances Tiafoe has a chance to compete against some of the world’s best players in front of a hometown crowd at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C.
BALTIMORE – A local tennis player took his first ATP Tour championship. Frances Tiafoe became the first wild-card recipient to win the crown in the 26-year history of the Delray Beach Open on Sunday when he topped Peter Gojowczyk, 6-1, 6-4 in Florida.
WASHINGTON D.C. – One of tennis’ most hyped prospects, Hyattsville native Frances Tiafoe, put his skills on display against French journeyman Adrian Mannarino late Monday night at the Citi Open at Rock Creek Park Tennis Center.
WASHINGTON, D.C. – Two years ago, then 16-year-old Frances Tiafoe made his ATP World Tour debut in front of his home crowd at the Citi Open in western Washington, D.C. after he received a wild card entry into the main draw.
He shouldn’t be surprised if he has a slight case of déjà vu next week.