"Men's competitions in Dallas, Doha, and Munich have been selected for an upgrade to ATP 500 from 2025 in a bid to bring more benefits to players, fans, and stakeholders. However, three ATP 250 competitions in Atlanta, Lyon, and Newport will become defunct to make way for the three upgraded tournaments."https://tennis-infinity.com/atp/atp-announced-upgrades-of-three-events-to-atp-500-level-from-2025
In addition, it's been reported that a 10th Masters 1000 will be introduced at the start of 2025 in Saudi Arabia. The Saudi Masters would end a week before the Australian Open. Given how packed the Tour calendar already is, is this really necessary? Also it sounds like yet another of Saudi Arabia's sportswashing activities.