The 2021 season begins in the shadow of the Corona virus. There is a different tournament ranking than the usual calendar. In addition, the indian wells tournament, which was canceled last year, was postponed again.
The season starts with Antalya and Delray Beach. Only Italian Berrettini among the top 10 tennis players took part in these 250-point tournaments. Goffin and Berrettini participated in the draw as the first two seedlings in Antalya. However, both were eliminated before they made it to the final. The two names that eliminated them played in the final. In fact, it is not quite correct to say that he played in the final because the match lasted only two games. Bublik withdrew from the game due to a injury in his right ankle while he was 2-0 behind in the games in the first set. In fact, he was injured in the semi-finals and received intensive treatment until the final, but still had to quit the match when the first two games were very difficult. Bublik also left the third ATP final at the site empty-handed. De Minaur reached the fourth title in the eighth ATP final.
The first two seeds were eliminated early in the Delray Beach tournament. After defeating young talent Korda in the final, Polish Hurkacz became the champion. Having become the champion with two sets ending 6-3, Polish left the second ATP tournament final of his career with the championship. American Korda could not find what she was looking for in her first final