The Garanti Koza Istanbul Open will be on clay and is scheduled for 27 April to 3 May. It will be hosted in the Koza World of Sports facility, promoted as the largest tennis academy in the world.
ATP Executive Chairman and President, Chris Kermode said: “We are delighted that the ATP World Tour will be taking place in Turkey for the first time from 2015. This incredible new facility in Istanbul will make a wonderful addition to the many remarkable venues that feature on the ATP World Tour throughout the season. As we add an important market such as Turkey to our global footprint, the ATP World Tour will be set to take place across 62 tournaments in 32 countries in 2015.”
The event takes place alongside the Portugal Open in Oeiras
and the BMW Open in Munich, in the run up to the French Open, and before the back to back Masters tournaments in Madrid and Rome.