Blaz Kavcic

Kavcic Wins Tennis Festival Portoroz

PORTOROZ, August 18, 2020 Following a triumph in Ljubljana, Blaz Kavcic has won a second consecutive national professional tennis event in Slovenia by clinching the trophy of the Tennis Festival Portoroz. The 33-year-old defeated Tom Kocevar Desman 7-6(1), 6-0 in […]

Portoroz Challenger “To Return Even Stronger” In 2021

PORTOROZ, August 12, 2020 The organizers of the traditional Zavarovalnica Sava Slovenia Open met in Portoroz on Monday to talk about the reasons for the cancellation of this year’s ATP Challenger tournament, while revealing plans for the future of Slovenia’s […]

Kavcic Clinches Shanghai Challenger Title

SHANGHAI, September 16, 2018 Blaz Kavcic lifted his 17th ATP Challenger trophy, taking the title of the $75,000 hard-court event on the Road to the Rolex Shanghai Masters in Shanghai. The unseeded Slovenian beat the tournament’s No. 8 Hiroki Moriya […]

Kavcic Calls Time On His Davis Cup Career

LJUBLJANA, April 13, 2018 Blaz Kavcic announced to end his Davis Cup career. The 31-year-old from Slovenia played 33 matches for his country and achieved 22 match wins. Kavcic made his debut in 2006 when he beat Algerian Rachid Baba-Aisa 6-0, […]

ATP Challenger Portoroz 2017 – Photo Gallery

PORTOROZ, August 13, 2017 Sergiy Stakhovsky lifted his sixth his ATP Challenger crown, winning the title of the €43,000 Zavarovalnica Slovenia Open in Portoroz. The third seed from the Ukraine came back from a set and a break down to […]

Zemlja Hangs Up His Racket

PORTOROZ, August 12, 2017 Grega Zemlja played his last match as professional tennis player on Wednesday evening. The former World No. 43 has been Slovenia’s best tennis player in history, becoming the first one from the small country to win an […]

Kavcic And Zemlja Open Portoroz Campaign With Wins

PORTOROZ, August 8, 2017 The local favourites delighted the home crowd on Tuesday evening at the €43,000 Zavarovalnica Sava Slovenia Open in Portoroz, highlighted by the first appearance of the tournament’s top-seed Blaz Kavcic. The World No. 87 defeated Russian […]

Kavcic Takes Granby Challenger Title

GRANBY, July 31, 2017 Blaz Kavcic is the champion of the $100,000 Banque National Challenger in Granby. The Top seed from Slovenia battled past the tournament’s number two Peter Polansky in Sunday’s title match 6-2, 2-6, 7-5. Kavcic withstood 10 […]

Kavcic Captures Winnipeg Challenger Title

WINNIPEG, July 17, 2017 Blaz Kavcic is the champion of the $75,000 Winnipeg National Bank Challenger. The tournament’s top seed from Slovenia defeated second favourite Peter Polansky of Canada in Sunday’s final 7-5, 3-6, 7-5. Kavcic fired 12 aces, winning 73 […]

Errani Starts Roland Garros Qualifying Campaign With Win

PARIS, May 23, 2017 The women stepped into action on Tuesday, kicking off their 2017 Roland Garros qualifying draw headlined by Sara Errani from Italy. The 30-year-old finished runner-up to Maria Sharapova in Paris five years ago but was sidelined […]