Mikael Ymer

Mikael Ymer Has Come Alive In Florence This Week

FLORENCE/WASHINGTON, October 12, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Sweden’s Mikael Ymer has truly come alive this week in Florence. Round by round, the 24-year-old Stockholm resident has taken on all comers and succeeded. After winning two rounds in qualifying (against Italy’s […]

Ymer Stuns Murray In Washington Opener

WASHINGTON, August 2, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) At the conclusion of their two-hour and 50-minute marathon of a first-round match at the Citi Open in Washington, D.C. Monday evening, Great Britain’s Andy Murray looked gassed. Playing in 85-degree heat with […]

Memorable Day And Night For Ymer Brothers On Separate Continents

WASHINGTON, February 4, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) When Mikael Ymer put the finishing touches on his 6-1, 6-2 second-round victory over a fatigued World No. 16 Gaël Monfils at the Open Sud de France in Montpellier Thursday night, it capped a […]

Ymer Delights Home Crowd At Stockholm Open

STOCKHOLM, October 17, 2019 Mikael Ymer headlined Wednesday’s first-round action at the Intrum Stockholm Open. The 21-year-old local favourite has clinched his first win in Sweden’s capital since 2016, as he defeated Joao Sousa from Portugal 7-5, 6-4. Ymer, who […]

Ymer Crowned Challenger Champion At Mouilleron-Le-Captif

MOUILLERON-LE-CAPTIF, October 13, 2019 Mikael Ymer is the champion of the €92,040 Internationaux de Tennis de Vendée held at the Vendespace Arena in La Roche sur Yon. The No. 3 seed from Sweden defeated Mathias Bourgue of France 6-1, 6-4 […]

Ymer Takes Open D’Orleans Title

ORLEANS, September 30, 2019 Mikael Ymer is the champion of the Open d’Orleans. The No. 8 seed, who entered the ATP Challenger 125 hard-court event with a wild card, defeated Frenchman Gregoire Barrere 6-3, 7-5 in Sunday’s singles final. Ymer […]

Sweden Book Davis Cup Qualifiers Berth

STOCKHOLM, September 14, 2019 Sweden secured their place in the 2020 Davis Cup by Rakuten Qualifier with a 3-1 win over Israel in the Davis Cup Europe-Africa Group I tie in Stockholm. Mikael Ymer gave the hosts an unassailable lead […]

Ymer And Eriksson Give Sweden Commanding 2-0 Lead Over Israel

STOCKHOLM, September 13, 2019 Sweden took an overwhelming 2-0 lead against Israel in their Davis Cup Europe-Africa Group I tie as Markus Eriksson edged Dudi Sela 7-6(6), 6-0 after the host’s top-ranked player Mikael Ymer defeated Edan Lesham 6-3 7-5 […]

Mikael Ymer Takes Tampere Open Title

TAMPERE, July 30, 2019 Mikael Ymer is the champion of the Tampere Open held on clay at the Tampereen Tenniskeskus. The No. 3 seed from Sweden fought past defending champion Tallon Griekspoor from the Netherlands, winning 6-3, 5-7, 6-3 in Sunday’s […]

Mikael Ymer Wins Battle Of The Wild Cards In Bastad

BASTAD, July 15, 2019 The clay-court circuit resumes with the Swedish Open in Bastad this week and local favourite Mikael Ymer advanced to the second round of the ATP 250 event on Monday. Ymer emerged victorious from the battle of […]