Rio Open Title Is Fifth And Biggest One For Baez

RIO DE JANEIRO/WASHINGTON, February 26, 2024 (by Michael Dickens) The 10th edition of the Rio Open presented by Claro singles final promised a 10th different champion as two Argentines, No. 5 seed Sebastian Baez and qualifier Mariano Navone, battled for […]

Virtanen Wins Teréga Open Pau-Pyrénées

PAU/STARNBERG, February 25, 2024 Otto Virtanen claimed the title of the Teréga Open Pau-Pyrénées. The 22-year-old from Finland defeated Leandro Riedi of Switzerland 7-5, 7-5 in Sunday’s singles final of the ATP Challenger Tour 125 tournament held at the Palais […]

Gigante Shows He’s A “Tennis Giant” In Tenerife

GUIA DE ISORA/STARNBERG, February 25, 2024 Matteo Gigante was crowned champion of the Tenerife Challenger 2. The No. 5 seed of the ATP Challenger Tour 75 hard-court event held at the Abama Tennis Academy in Guia de Isora, defeated fellow Italian […]

Vacherot Keeps Winning Challenger Titles, Lifts Pune Trophy

PUNE/STARNBERG, February 25, 2024 Valentin Vacherot of Monaco claimed his third consecutive ATP Challenger Tour title of the season with a hard-fought three-set win over Australia’s Adam Walton and denying him a double crown at the Maharashtra Open PMR Challenger. […]

Thompson Caps Dramatic Run In Los Cabos With A Pair Of Titles

LOS CABOS/WASHINGTON, February 25, 2024 (by Michael Dickens) After Jordan Thompson saved three match points to win his quarterfinal match, then beat the top seed in three hours and 40 minutes in the semifinals the next day, what was the […]

Rio Open Dream Week Continues For Navone

RIO DE JANEIRO/WASHINGTON, February 25, 2024 (by Michael Dickens) It’s been a dream week in Rio de Janeiro for Argentina’s Mariano Navone, one that he hopes can last for another day. On Saturday night at the Rio Open presented by […]

Khachanov Wins Doha Title, Ends Mensik’s Dream Week

DOHA/WASHINGTON, February 24, 2024 (by Michael Dickens) With a run to his first ATP Tour final at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open in Doha, Czech teenager Jakub Mensik already secured his Top 100 debut in the Pepperstone ATP Rankings at No. […]

Gigante To Face Travaglia In Tenerife Challenger 2 Final

GUIA DE ISORA/STARNBERG, February 24, 2024 An all Italian singles final at the Tenerife Challenger 2 is set, as Matteo Gigante will take on Stefano Travaglia at the Abama Tennis Academy in Guía de Isora on Sunday. Gigante, champion of the ATP […]

Baez, Cerundolo Set Up An All-Argentina Semifinal At Rio Open

RIO DE JANEIRO/WASHINGTON, February 24, 2024 (by Michael Dickens) Within a few minutes of each other at the ATP 500 Rio Open presented by Claro early Friday evening, Argentines Sebastian Baez and Francisco Cerundolo each secured quarterfinal victories to advance […]

Gigante Leads Italian Trio Into Tenerife Challenger 2 Semis

GUIA DE ISORA/STARNBERG, February 23, 2024 Three Italians have reached the semi-finals of the Tenerife Challenger 2 being held this week at the Abama Tennis Resort. Matteo Gigante, champion of the ATP Challenger Tour 75 hard-court event on the biggest […]