Adam Pavlasek captures maiden Challenger title winning in Poprad Tatry

Pavlasek defeats Podlipnik-Castillo to capture his first Challenger title in Poprad-Tatry

POPRAD TATRY, June 20, 2015

Adam Pavlasek has captured his first ATP Challenger title, winning the final in Poprad Tatry 6-2, 3-6, 6-3 against Hans Podlipnik-Castillo.

The 20-year-old Czech won 69% of his first service points and capitalized on four of his 14 break opportunities to seal victory in two hours and 11 minutes.

Adam Pavlasek after converting match point

Adam Pavlasek after converting match point

Pavlasek was understandably happy after winning € 6,150 in prize money as well as 90 ATP ranking points: Thank you for your support. Podlipnik-Castillo played really well, but I am glad that I won this tournament.”

The 27-year-old Chilean said: ”Thank you for this very nice tournament. Congratulations to Adam, he really deserves it. I am looking forward to it next year.”