Paolini Completes Memorable Week In Portoroz With WTA Title Victory

WASHINGTON, September 19, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) When Jasmine Paolini reflects upon the week that was in Portoroz, a resort town along Slovenia’s Adriatic coast, she’ll remember the journey that she took to win her first WTA tour-level title at […]

Juvan Wins Battle Of Slovenians At Portoroz

WASHINGTON, September 18, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Fifth seed Tamara Zidansek and 103rd-ranked Kaja Juvan, the last of five Slovenian players who started the week in the main draw of the WTA 250 outdoor hard court Zavarovalnica Sava Portoroz, met in […]

Quarterfinals Set In Luxembourg, Juvan Delights Home Crowd In Portoroz

WASHINGTON, September 17, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Top-seeded Belinda Bencic of Switzerland is among six seeded players in this weekend’s quarterfinals of the WTA 250 BGL BNP Paribas Luxembourg Open. On Thursday, the World No. 12 advanced past 105th-ranked Zarina Diyas of […]

Portoroz Challenger “To Return Even Stronger” In 2021

PORTOROZ, August 12, 2020 The organizers of the traditional Zavarovalnica Sava Slovenia Open met in Portoroz on Monday to talk about the reasons for the cancellation of this year’s ATP Challenger tournament, while revealing plans for the future of Slovenia’s […]

2020 Portoroz Challenger Cancelled

STARNBERG, July 7, 2020 Organizers of the Zavarovalnica Sava Slovenia Open announced on Tuesday that the 2020 edition of the ATP Challenger in Portoroz has been cancelled. The tournament was scheduled for August 17 to 24. “National rules in Slovenia […]

Cordenons, Portoroz, L’Aquila – ein italienisch-slowenischer Road-Trip

International Blog – Florian Heer Mitte August. Ferien, Sommer, Sonne und damit der ideale Zeitpunkt die zahlreich in Europa stattfindenden ATP-Challenger-Turniere zu besuchen. Während die absoluten Top-Stars im internationalen Herrentennis bereits in Nordamerika auf diversen ATP-Tour-Events unterwegs sind, können die […]

Bedene Wins Title In Front Of Home Fans In Portoroz

PORTOROZ, August 18, 2019 Aljaz Bedene wins the seventh edition of the Zavaraovalnica Sava Slovenia Open to become the third local player to clinch the title of the €46,600 ATP Challenger event. The top seed from Slovenia defeated Viktor Dursovic […]

Bedene Books Spot In Slovenia Open Final

PORTOROZ, August 17, 2019 Aljaz Bedene will be the first home favourite to appear in the championship match of the Zavaraovalnica Sava Slovenia Open since 2015 when Grega Zemlja lost to Italian Luca Vanni. In front of about 1,500 spectators […]

Rola To Face Bedene In Slovenia Open Semi-Finals

PORTOROZ, August 16, 2019 Blaz Rola and Aljaz Bedene set an all-Slovenian semi-final at the Zavaraovalnica Sava Slovenia Open. Rola defeated No. 8 seed Roman Safiullin of Russia 6-2, 6-1 on a warm but also a bit windy Friday evening in […]

Rola, Bedene Advance To Quarterfinals In Potoroz

PORTOROZ, August 15, 2019 Home favourites Aljaz Bedene and Blaz Rola booked their spots in the quarterfinals of the Zavarovalnica Sava Slovenia Open. After a hard-fought second-round win against Illya Marchenko, top seed Bedene cruised past Sasikumar Mukund of India […]