Author: Florian Heer

Almagro Rallies For Estoril Open Title

ESTORIL, May 2, 2016 Nicolas Almagro earned his first tour-level title since Nice 2012, winning Sunday’s all-Spanish-final of the second edition of the Millennium Estoril Open over eighth seed Pablo Carreno-Busta 6-7, 7-6, 6-3. The 30-year-old from Murcia fired 12 […]

Schwartzman Wins Maiden ATP World Tour Title In Istanbul

ISTANBUL, May 2, 2016 Diego Schwartzman claimed his first ATP World Tour title, rallying from a break and a set down to upset second seed Grigor Dimitrov 6-7, 7-6, 6-0 in the final of the TEB BNP Paribas Istanbul Open. […]

The “Big Four” Return To Madrid’s Magic Box

MADRID, May 1, 2016 The fourth ATP Masters 1000 tournament of the season, the Mutua Madrid Open, features every member of the top 10 in the ATP Rankings for the first time since 2011 and 18 of the top 20 […]

Mutua Madrid Open Sets New Guinness World Record

MADRID, May 1, 2016 On a sunny morning in the Caja Mágica and with participation from a host of spectators, the Madrid tournament beat the record of 767 people set at the China Open last year. In total, according to […]

Kohlschreiber Tops Thiem To Celebrate Third Munich Title

MUNICH, May 1, 2016 Philipp Kohlschreiber is the champion of the 2016 BMW Open by FWU AG. The 32-year-old local battled past third seed Dominic Thiem in an exciting final with a couple of spectacular rallies on Sunday afternoon in […]

BMW Open 2016: Toughest Clay Court Tournament In The World

MUNICH, May 1, 2016 Peter Bosch, president of Munich’s prestigious tennis club Iphitos, even got surnburnt on Saturday. Who would have thought this during the opening days of the BMW Open by FWU AG 2016, when players and spectators had […]

Halys Takes Maiden Challenger Crown Winning In Tallahassee

TALLAHASSEE, May 1 ,2016 France’s Quentin Halys outlasted USA’s Frances Tiafoe to win the $50,000 Tallahassee Tennis Challenger title, the first of his career, Saturday afternoon at Forestmeadows Tennis Complex. The 19-year-old, who made his Tallahassee debut this week, becomes […]

Thiem Denies All-German-Final In Munich

MUNICH, April 30, 2016 Three of the five top-seeds headlined semi-finals action at the BMW Open by FWU AG on a sunny Saturday in Munich. In the opening match on centre court, the tournament’s number three Dominic Thiem downed eighth favourite Alexander […]

Kolar To Battle Lestienne For Maiden Challenger Title In Ostrava

OSTRAVA, April 30, 2016 All four semi-finalists of the €42,500 Prosperita Open in Ostrava aimed at reaching their first final on the ATP Challenger Tour. Constant Lestienne and Zdenek Kolar have eventually become the lucky ones to compete in Sunday’s title […]