Lyon

Cuevas Captures Lyon Challenger Singles And Doubles Title

LYON, June 14, 2021 Top seed Pablo Cuevas claimed the title of the €88,520 Open Sopra Styria de Lyon hosted by the Tennis Club de Lyon in France. The World No. 92 from Uruguay beat Elias Ymer from Sweden 6-2, […]

Norrie To Challenge Tsitsipas In Lyon Final

LYON/STARNBERG, May 22, 2021 Stefanos Tsitsipas and Cameron Norrie will compete in Sunday’s singles final of the Open Parc Auvergne-Rhone-Alpes Lyon. Tsitsipas rallied from a set down to overcome #NextGenATP Italian Lorenzo Musetti 4-6, 6-3, 6-0 on Saturday afternoon in […]

Big-Time Victory For Tauson, Wins First WTA Title

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 7, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Sunday’s final of the Open 6ème Sens – Métropole de Lyon matched a pair of qualifiers, Denark’s Clara Tauson and Viktorija Golubic from Switzerland, one a walking Wikipedia of tennis knowledge, the other friendly with […]

A Dreamy Week For Tauson, Golubic Continues

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 7, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) While Danish teenager Clara Tauson‘s dream week to remember continued at the Open 6ème Sens – Métropole de Lyon on Saturday, it’s been a pretty dreamy run for another qualifier, Viktorija Golubic of […]

Teen Tauson Beats Another Top 100 Foe In Lyon

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 6, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) At age 18, Clara Tauson of Denmark is the youngest player in the Open 6ème Sens – Métropole de Lyon draw. However, throughout her marvelous, breakout week in Lyon, France’s third-largest city, she […]

Minnen Doing The Right Thing, Winning In Lyon

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 5, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Belgium’s Greet Minnen needed six match points to win her second-round match against No. 8 seed Arantxa Rus of the Netherlands at the Open 6ème Sens – Métropole de Lyon in France’s third-largest city […]

Clara Burel: L’Ardeur De La Jeunesse À Lyon

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 4, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) France’s Clara Burel may only be 19 years old, but she’s wise beyond her years. After receiving a wild card and winning a couple of rounds during last year’s Roland Garros, Burel is […]

Surviving Solo, Mladenovic Finding Solutions

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 3, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) As one of seven French women playing in this week’s WTA 250 Open 6ème Sens – Métropole de Lyon, in France’s third-largest city, Kristina Mladenovic is standing tall among them. She’s proud of […]

Former Junior No. 1 Tauson Wins Stunner In Lyon

LYON/WASHINGTON, March 2, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Ekaterina Alexandrova had begun her season in fine form, reaching the semifinals of the Gippsland Trophy in Australia bookended by a couple of third-round performances in Abu Dhabi and the Australian Open. She […]

Moutet Triumphs On Home Soil In Lyon

LYON, June 17, 2019 Just one week after reaching the third round at Roland Garros, Corentin Moutet took the title of the Open Sopra Steria de Lyon. The 20-year-old Frenchman defeated No. 4 seed Elias Ymer of Sweden 6-4, 6-4 […]