SZCZECIN, September 16, 2018
Guido Andreozzi has claimed his third ATP Challenger Tour title of the season. The 27-year-old Argentine won the Pekoa Szczecin Open. Andreozzi fought past Spanish teenager Alejandro Davidovich Fokina 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 in Sunday’s singles final of the €127,000 clay-court event.
“It was a very tough week, mentally as well as physically,” said Davidovich Fokina, who appeared in his first Challenger title match. “It was a good final at high level and I will continue work hard in order to win a trophy.”
“I am very pleased to win the title here. It is a big and very nice Challenger,” said Andreozzi, the fourth seed. He takes away €18,290 in prize money as well as 125 ATP-Ranking points. Andreozzi will crack the top 100 on Monday for the first time.