Berrettini Claims Maiden Challenger Title In San Benedetto

Matteo Berrettini (photo: Circolo Tennis Maggioni)

SAN BENEDETTO, July 24, 2017

Matteo Berrettini of Itlay claimed his maiden ATP Challenger title at the €64,000 San Benedetto Tennis Cup on Sunday. The 21-year-old did not drop a set all week, defeating fourth seed Laslo Djere of Serbia 6-3, 6-4 in the final.

Berrettini has moved into the Top 200 for the first time, up 56 spots to a career-high World No. 173 and is the sixth different Italian winner in the tournament’s 13-year history.


Carlos Taberner and Pol Toledo (photo: Circolo Tennis Maggioni)

Spaniards Win Claim Doubles Title

On Saturday, Spanish duo of Carlos Taberner, who also advanced to the semis in the singles competition, and Pol Toledo Bague clinched their maiden doubles title on the ATP Challenger Tour, winning the final 7-5, 6-4 against Flavio Cipolla from Italy and Romanian Adrian Ungur. The encounter lasted one hour and 15 minutes.