European Open

Auger-Aliassime Wins European Open With A Stellar Performance

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 23, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Felix Auger-Aliassime and Sebastian Korda showed they have the same qualities to make a very good rivalry. Maybe, one day, it will even be a great one. After all, they’re both the same […]

Auger-Aliassime, Korda Win A Pair of Great Battles To Reach Antwerp Final

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 22, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Sebastian Korda exuded a calm and confident demeanor under pressure when it mattered the most against Dominic Thiem during their European Open semifinal match Saturday afternoon in Antwerp. While both competitors gave the […]

Korda Dazzles Everyone In His Antwerp Victory

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 21, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Sebastian Korda showed an impressive level of tennis that was as brutal as it was dazzling. In just 52 minutes, the 22-year-old American from Bradenton, Fla. beat No. 8 seed Yoshihito Nishioka of […]

Thiem Moves One Win Closer To Regaining Top-100 Form In Antwerp

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 20, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Dominic Thiem recovered from a mid-match dip to move into his fifth ATP Tour quarterfinal of the season – and second in two weeks on an indoor hard court – with a scrappy […]

Master Craftsman Gasquet Making Another Antwerp Title Run

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 19, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Richard Gasquet has been around the ATP Tour long enough to experience the emotional highs and lows that come from winning and losing. A former World No. 1 junior, the 36-year-old Frenchman from […]

Munar Shows Why He’s A Fighter On The Court In Antwerp

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 18, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) There’s so much to admire about Jaume Munar‘s shot-making abilities, his point construction, his focus and his fitness. As his European Open opponent, Tim van Rijthoven, learned the hard way during their first-round […]

Healthy Goffin Goes For Glory In Antwerp

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 17, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Among the storylines unfolding at the seventh edition of the ATP 250 European Open, which takes place this week in the capital city of Belgium’s Flemish region, involves home hero David Goffin. Will this […]

Ruben Bemelmans Ends Singles Career In Antwerp

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 17, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Belgium’s Ruben Bemelmans finished eight straight seasons ranked in the ATP Top 200 between from 2009-16, but never in the Top 100. He reached a career-high ranking of No. 84 in September 2015 […]

This Week On The ATP Tour – CW42

STARNBERG, October 17, 2022 With just three weeks of the regular season remaining, many Nitto ATP Finals hopefuls will press their claims for the three remaining berths at ATP 250 tournaments this week. Home favourites to headline Tennis Naploli Cup […]

Dream Draw For Belgium’s Bailly At Antwerp

ANTWERP/WASHINGTON, October 16, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) While the draw for the upcoming European Open in Antwerp, Belgium includes five of the current Top 25 players – World No. 11 Hubert Hurkacz of Poland and Florence finalist Felix Auger-Aliassime are […]