Möller Clinches Maiden ITF Futures Title In Bad Salzdetfurth

Finalists in Bad Salzdetfurth: Marvin Möller and Evgeny Karlovskiy (photo: Werner Kaiser)

BAD SALZDETFURTH, October 22, 2017

Marvin Möller captured his maiden title on the ITF Pro Circuit, winning Sunday’s singles final of the $15,000 NTV-ITF Future Nord, held on carpet at the LAZ Niedersaechsischer Tennisverband in Bad Salzdetfurth.


Marvin Möller (photo: Sybille Schmidt)

The 18-year-old German upset the tournament’s top seed Evgeny Karlovskiy of Russia 6-3, 5-7, 7-5. Möller withstood 10 aces, hitting three of his own and broke serve three times to prevail after two hours and 37 minutes.

“This is incredible and I am more than happy,” told Möller afterwards. “He will gain some confidence from the victory,” Möller’s coach Guido Fratzke added.

The teenager, who enterd the main draw with a wild card, takes away €1,944 in prize money as well as 18 ATP ranking points. Next up for Möller will be the Tennis Future Hamburg.