ATP 250 Antwerp

‘Super Happy’ Humbert Wins European Open Title

WASHINGTON/ANTWERP, October 25, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) When No. 8 seed Alex de Minaur of Australia met France’s Ugo Humbert for the first time in the singles final of the ATP 250 European Open in Antwerp, Belgium, Sunday afternoon, it marked the […]

Pressure? Nah, Humbert Reaches European Open Final

WASHINGTON/ANTWERP, October 25, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) France’s Ugo Humbert and Dan Evans of Great Britain played one of the longest ATP Tour matches of the season in the semifinal round of the ATP 250 European Open in Antwerp, Belgium, […]

Staying Focused, Good Results Coming Humbert’s Way

WASHINGTON/ANTWERP, October 24, 2020 (by Michael Dickens) No. 38 Ugo Humbert of France won his 19th ATP Tour-level match of the pandemic-interrupted season and moved reached his third semifinal of 2020 with a 6-3, 7-6 (2) win over 90th-ranked qualifier Lloyd […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

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 […]

Experience Wins Out Over Youth Twice In European Open Semifinals

ANTWERP, October 19, 2019 (by Michael Dickens) At a career-high ranking of No. 119, Jannik Sinner has been making the most of his opportunities while enjoying a memorable week in Antwerp, Belgium, competing in the European Open. The fresh-faced, 18-year-old […]