Blaz Rola

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 […]

Blaz Rola: Via College Tennis Into The Top 100

STARNBERG, April 13, 2020 Almost every tennis player dreams of cracking the Top 100 in the world, competing in one of the prestigious Grand Slam tournaments, and turning their passion into their profession. Blaz Rola is part of a group of […]

Rola To Face Bedene In Slovenia Open Semi-Finals

PORTOROZ, August 16, 2019 Blaz Rola and Aljaz Bedene set an all-Slovenian semi-final at the Zavaraovalnica Sava Slovenia Open. Rola defeated No. 8 seed Roman Safiullin of Russia 6-2, 6-1 on a warm but also a bit windy Friday evening in […]

Rola, Bedene Advance To Quarterfinals In Potoroz

PORTOROZ, August 15, 2019 Home favourites Aljaz Bedene and Blaz Rola booked their spots in the quarterfinals of the Zavarovalnica Sava Slovenia Open. After a hard-fought second-round win against Illya Marchenko, top seed Bedene cruised past Sasikumar Mukund of India […]

Rola Takes León Challenger Title

LEÓN, April 29, 2019 Blaz Rola has captured his first title of the season, winning the $54,160 Torneo Challenger León held on hard courts at the Club Raqueta Britania de León. The No. 14 seed from Slovenia fought past Liam […]

Rola To Face Kokkinakis In Las Vegas Tennis Open Final

LAS VEGAS, October 28, 2018 (by Steve Pratt) Three months ago Blaz Rola was lying in a hospital bed in Slovenia not knowing if he would ever play professional tennis again. Following an ATP 250-level event in Austria at the […]

Semifinal Saturday Set At Las Vegas Tennis Open

LAS VEGAS, October 27, 2018 (by Steve Pratt) The semifinals at the Las Vegas Tennis Open will have a distinctly international flavor Saturday as two Australians, a Norwegian and Slovenia player each won their third consecutive matches in the ATP […]

Las Vegas Tennis Open Begins Main-Draw Play

LAS VEGAS, October 23, 2018 (by Steve Pratt) Former two-time NCAA champion Blaz Rola and Barbados Davis Cup player Darian King pulled off upsets during the first day of main-draw play on Monday at the Las Vegas Tennis Open taking […]

Portoroz-Fan Ilkel Advances To Second Round Of The Slovenia Open

PORTOROZ, August 7, 2018 Cem Ilkel has made a successful start into the main draw of the Zavaraovalnica Sava Slovenia Open. In Monday’s night session of the €64,000 ATP Challenger hard-court event, the 22-year-old from Turkey edged out Lukas Rosol from the […]