The wait is over! The 2020 World Padel Tour calendar is here. The best padel in the world sets an exciting journey in a season full of attractions and important news. The circuit will continue its international expansion firmly. Headquarters are consolidated in emerging countries in the world of padel such as Brazil and Mexico. And new countries like Belgium and Italy are incorporated as Open headquarters for the first time in history. The action will start again in Marbella with the dispute of the Cervezas Victoria Marbella Master 2020 on March 2.
It will be the starting signal for an unprecedented journey in the history of World Padel Tour. We expect 9 countries and more than 22 appointments between Open, Master, Challenger and Exhibition. Headquarters repeat as Alicante, Vigo, Córdoba, Valencia, Valladolid, Menorca, Mexico, Buenos Aires and Cascais.
New cities and destinations add their presence to this 2020 campaign. For the first time, Italy will host a professional tournament in Open format with the dispute of the Italy Open 2020. Sweden repeats as one of the booming fields of the best padel in the world. In addition, Sweden will have a World Padel Tour Exhibition in its capital, Stockholm and a Open.
After enjoying the Exhibition format in the last seasons, Brussels will host the first Open in the history of Belgium with the Belgian Padel Open 2020. After hosting the 2019 edition of the Estrella Damm Master Final, Barcelona will be granted with a Master this season, which will once again make the Ciudad Condal the padel world capital with the Estrella Damm Barcelona Master 2020.
The one in Barcelona will not be the only stop in Cataluña on the circuit. The town of Lleida opens in 2020 as World Padel Tour headquarters. The city will accommodate the Lleida Open 2020. Another reunion with Galician flavor will be that of Lugo. The capital which already hosted an Open in 2018 and has recently hosted Challenger events, will be the home of the WOpen this year, thus taking the witness of Santander. World Padel Tour will return to Asturias 4 years later. The place chosen will be Oviedo. The capital will host the Oviedo Open 2020 with the presence of both categories in official competition. The best padel in the world will be reunited with the capital of the Costa del Sol; Malaga will accommodate in the José María Martín Carpena at the Malaga Open 2020. An expected reunion with one of the great capitals of padel in Spain.
Finally and as a novelty of this year, the tournament of the tournaments, The Estrella Damm Master Final 2020 returns to Madrid after being played in Barcelona in the last edition. The curtain of the campaign, after more than nine months of frantic action will be lowered on December 20 with the final of the tournament of teachers.