ATP NEWS RELEASE
Paes/Stepanek Qualify For 2012 Barclays ATP World Tour Finals
by Press Release|
The Indian-Czech team clinched their first team berth at the prestigious season-ending championship, held at The O2 from 5-12 November, as a result of reaching the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships title match in Tokyo on Saturday.
Paes, 39, has qualified for the 13th time. He is a four-time former runner-up in 1997, 1999, 2000 (all w/Bhupathi) and 2005 (w/Zimonjic).
The 33-year-old Stepanek will be making his debut.