ATP Tour

Djokovic: ‘It Will Be A Big Challenge To Win In Vienna!’

STARNBERG/VIENNA, October 26, 2020 In a press conference on Sunday with Dominic Thiem, Austria’s Vice Chancellor and Sports Minister Werner Kogler and Erste Bank Open 500 tournament director Herwig Straka, World No. 1 Novak Djokovic looked back on his Vienna […]

Klaasen & McLachlan Complete Dream Debut In Cologne

PRETORIA/COLOGNE, October 26, 2020 (South African Tennis Press Release) South African tennis star Raven Klaasen and his new Japanese partner Ben McLachlan won the bett1HULKS Championship, an ATP 250 event on their team debut, defeating two-time Roland Garros champions Kevin […]

Zverev Goes Back-To-Back In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 25, 2020 Alexander Zverev of Germany clinched his second Cologne title in as many weeks. The top seed of the bett1HULKS Championship defeated No. 2 seed Diego Schwartzman from Argentina 6-2, 6-1 in Sunday’s singles final. Zverev, winner […]

‘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, […]

Zverev To Face Schwartzman For Cologne Title

COLOGNE, October 24, 2020 Alexander Zverev defeats reigning Next Gen ATP Finals champion Jannick Sinner 7-6(3), 6-3 in Saturday’s semi-finals of the bett1HULKS Championship to move one step closer to his second Cologne title in as many weeks. The top seed […]

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 […]

Zverev Books Semi-Final Berth In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 23, 2020 Alexander Zverev, top seed of the bett1HULKS Championship, has booked his spot in the semi-finals of the ATP 250 tournament in Cologne. The World No. 7 from Germany fought past Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-4 […]

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 […]

Simon Upsets Shapovalov In Cologne

COLOGNE, October 22, 2020 French veteran Gilles Simon headlined Thursday’s second-round action at the bett1HULKS Championship in Cologne, Germany by knocking out No. 3 seed Canadian Denis Shapovalov 6-1, 4-6, 6-2. The 35-year-old Nice native gained revenge revenge for his […]