Erste Bank Open

Epic Erste Bank Open Final Showed What Tennis Means To Vienna

VIENNA/WASHINGTON,October 30, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) From first ball to last ball, the 9,600 fans who packed Wiener Stadthalle for Sunday’s final of the 49th edition of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna, Austria, were treated to an epic Top-5 […]

A Vienna Triumph By Sinner That Was Definitely Worth The Wait

VIENNA/WASHINGTON, October 29, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) There’s a meaningful lyric from the 1977 Billy Joel classic hit song, “Vienna,” which asks: “When will you realize that Vienna waits for you?” Well, as it turns out, it was the 9,600 […]

Rublev Marches His Way Into ATP Finals With Vienna Victory

VIENNA/WASHINGTON, October 26, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) Consistency has been the hallmark of Andrey Rublev‘s 2023 season. For the third straight year, the 26-year-old Russian has achieved 50-plus wins on the ATP Tour. Following his 7-5, 6-3 second-round victory over […]

Ask Boris Becker A Question, He’ll Tell You What’s On His Mind

VIENNA/WASHINGTON, October 25, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) It’s been said that Germany’s Hall of Fame great Boris Becker has forgotten more about tennis than any of us will ever know. Well, Becker put that to a good test as he was a guest […]

Thiem Shows Why He’s A Rock Star In Vienna, Win Or Lose

VIENNA/WASHINGTON, October 24, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) Favorite son Dominic Thiem always likes coming home to Austria this time of the tennis season to play in the ATP 500 Erste Bank Open in Vienna. The crowd that fills Wiener Stadthalle […]

Zverev Charges His Way To Opening Day Victory In Vienna

VIENNA/WASHINGTON, October 23, 2023 (by Michael Dickens) Alexander Zverev is among a quartet of stars along with Andrey Rublev, Stefanos Tsitsipas and Tommy Paul in this year’s high-quality field at the Erste Bank Open in Vienna, who are still alive […]

This Week On The ATP Tour – CW43

STARNBERG, October 23, 2023 The Pepperstone ATP Live Race To Turin continues to heat up this week with just three weeks to go until the Nitto ATP Finals. A host of players will jockey for position at a pair of European ATP […]