Kiwi doubles star Michael Venus given wildcard entry to singles draw of ASB Classic

Kiwi doubles superstar Michael Venus has been given a wildcard entry into the main draw of the singles for next week's ASB Classic men's tennis tournament.

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Venus will play Tennys Sandgren of the United States in the first round in Auckland - his first singles game in over a year.

The 32-year-old will also play his preferred format of doubles in Auckland next week with Australian John Peers where they are the top seeds.