ATP Tour

European Open Cinderella Story Ends For Bergs … For Now

WASHINGTON, October 23, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) The Cinderella story of Zizou Bergs came to a close Thursday evening in Antwerp, Belgium, but not before he brought the Belgian fans to their feet one last time. The thoughtful and articulate […]

Simon Upsets Shapovalov In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 22, 2020 French veteran Gilles Simon headlined Thursday’s second-round action at the bett1HULKS Championship in Cologne, Germany by knocking out No. 3 seed Canadian Denis Shapovalov 6-1, 4-6, 6-2. The 35-year-old Nice native gained revenge revenge for his […]

Lloyd Harris – Now A Force To Be Reckoned With On World Stage

PRETORIA, October 22, 2020 (South African Press Release) World No. 7 Alexander Zverev has alerted the tennis world to the burgeoning talents of South Africa’s rising tennis star Lloyd Harris, who is presently 90th on the ATP rankings. Despite his […]

David Goffin: ‘The Rest Of The Year, I Just Want To Enjoy It’

WASHINGTON, October 22, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Something didn’t look quite right about David Goffin‘s performance last month at Roland Garros. The No. 11 seed bowed in the first round to Jannik Sinner 7-5, 6-0, 6-3, in which the young […]

Zverev Extends Winning Streak In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 21, 2020 Alexander Zverev of Germany opened his title bid at the bettHULKS Championship with a 6-0, 3-6, 6-3 win over John Millman of Australia on Wednesday afternoon. The top seed of the second consecutive ATP 250 indoor […]

Zizou Bergs: No. 528 In The World, No. 1 In Belgian Hearts

WASHINGTON/ANTWERP, October 21, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) Twenty-one-year-old Belgian wild card Zizou Bergs, ranked No. 528, wasn’t originally supposed to be in the main draw of the European Open, an ATP 250 indoor hardcourt tournament taking place this week, in Antwerp, […]

Sinner Storms Into Second Round In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 20, 2020 Italian wild card entry and reigning NextGen ATP Finals champion Jannik Sinner celebrated a successful debut in Cologne on Tuesday. The 19-year-old from South Tyrol eased past Australian lucky loser James Duckworth 6-1, 6-2 in the […]

Tiafoe Upsets Lajovic As European Open Begins

WASHINGTON, October 20, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) A busy Monday at the ATP 250 European Open at Lotto Arena in Antwerp, Belgium, featured four qualifying matches – won by Salvatore Caruso, Marcos Giron, Lloyd Harris and Emil Ruusuvouri – to determine […]

Gerasimov Rolls Past Altmaier In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 19, 2020 For the second week in a row, Cologne stages an ATP 250 indoor hard-court tournament. After home favourite and top seed Alexander Zverev clinched the trophy of the bett1HULKS Indoors on Sunday, the main draw of […]

This Week On The ATP Tour – CW43

STARNBERG, October 19, 2020 For the second week in a row, Cologne will stage an ATP 250 indoor hard-court tournament. Alexander Zverev and Felix Auger-Aliassime are set to return for the bett1HULKS Championship and they will be joined by Diego Schwartzman and […]