Cancer Research UK And ATP Finals Team Up To Beat Cancer

LONDON, October 18, 2019 (ATP Press Release) The ATP and Cancer Research UK announced a new partnership for the final two editions of the Nitto ATP Finals in London (2019-2020) before the season finale moves to Turin, Italy in 2021. […]

Johnson Leads Las Vegas Tennis Open Quarterfinals Line-Up

LAS VEGAS, October 18, 2019 Steve Johnson advanced to the quarterfinals of the Las Vegas Tennis Open. The top seed of the $54,160 ATP Challenger hard-court event defeated fellow US-American Michael Redlicki 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday afternoon. Johnson saved all […]

Tipsarevic Upsets Fognini At Stockholm Open

STOCKHOLM, October 18, 2019 Playing his last-ever ATP tournament, Janko Tipsarevic caused a huge upset at the Intrum Stockholm Open on Thursday, knocking out top seed Fabio Fognini of Italy 6-1, 6-1. The 35-year-old from Serbia broke his opponent’s serve […]

Cressy Continues Good Run Of Form In Ismaning

ISMANING, October 17, 2019 (by Dietmar Kaspar) Thursday’s third-round action at the Wolffkran Open 2019, hosted at the venue of the Tennis Club Ismaning, was headlined by the victory of Maxime Cressy against the champion of 2017. The 22-year-old US-American, […]

Michael Dowse Named USTA CEO And Executive Director

WHITE PLAINS, October 17, 2019 (USTA Press Release) The USTA today announced that Michael Dowse, President of Wilson Sporting Goods Co., has been named Chief Executive Officer and Executive Director of the United States Tennis Association.  The announcement was made […]

ITF World Tennis Tour – Round-Up CW41

MUNICH, October 17, 2019 (by Dietmar Kaspar) M25 Lagos NGR – Calvin Hemery triumphs in Nigeria The Lagos Open, held at Lagos Lawn Tennis Club, concluded with the championship of Calvin Hemery. The 24-year-old French, who reached a career high […]

Fernandez, Flipkens Headline Tevlin Challenger Field

TORONTO, October 17, 2019 (Tennis Canada Press Release) Tennis Canada announced Wednesday the list of players who will take part in the 2019 Tevlin Challenger. Leylah Annie Fernandez (Laval, QC) will lead the Canadian contingent at this year’s tournament, which […]

Pervolarakis Advances To Third Round At Las Vegas Tennis Open

LAS VEGAS, October 17, 2019 Qualifier Michail Pervolarakis advanced to the third round of the Las Vegas Tennis Open. The World No. 449 from Greece benefited from the retirement of No. 10 seeded US-American Jack Sock, leading 7-6(1), 1-0 on […]

Ymer Delights Home Crowd At Stockholm Open

STOCKHOLM, October 17, 2019 Mikael Ymer headlined Wednesday’s first-round action at the Intrum Stockholm Open. The 21-year-old local favourite has clinched his first win in Sweden’s capital since 2016, as he defeated Joao Sousa from Portugal 7-5, 6-4. Ymer, who […]

Haerteis Shocks Haase At Wolffkran Open

ISMANING, October 16, 2019 (by Dietmar Kaspar) Second round action at the Wolffkran Open 2019, an €69,280 ATP Challenger event held at the venue of the Tennis Club Ismaning, was headlined by the dramatic victory of Johannes Haerteis. The 23-year-old […]