Zverev, Bublik Cruise Into Montpellier Title Match

MONTPELLIER/WASHINGTON, February 5, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) All week long, top seed Alexander Zverev has stressed how he views the Open Sud de France as a perfect fit for him in preparing for the upcoming Spring Swing tournaments in North […]

Zverev Finds His Happy Place In Montpellier Once Again

MONTPELLIER/WASHINGTON, February 5, 2022 (by Michael Dickens) Alexander Zverev has always enjoyed fond memories of playing in the Open Sud de France in Montpellier. After all, it’s where as a 19-year-old, he won both the singles title and teamed 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 […]

Goffin Wins Open Sud De France Montpellier

MONTPELLIER/WASHINGTON, February 28, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) David Goffin and Roberto Bautista Agut are no strangers to one another. They’ve shared some history together, both on hard courts and clay, going all the way back to 2013. In their rivalry, […]

Bautista Agut, Goffin Reach Montpellier Final

WASHINGTON, February 28, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) No. 1 seed Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain and No. 2 seed David Goffin from Belgium advanced to Sunday’s Open Sud de France title match with semifinal victories in Montpellier on Saturday. For […]

Goffin Regaining Form In Montpellier This Week

WASHINGTON, February 27, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Second seed David Goffin moved a step closer to reaching his 14th ATP Tour final after winning his quarterfinal match against No. 36 Lorenzo Sonego of Italy, 6-4, 6-4, in 87 minutes at […]

Bautista Agut Gives Master Class In Montpellier

WASHINGTON, February 26, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) On Thursday evening, Roberto Bautista Agut gave a master class performance in easily outdistancing 113th-ranked French qualifier Gregoire Barrere, 6-0, 6-3, to move into the quarterfinal round of the ATP 250 Open Sud de […]

Sinner Streak Ends With Montpellier Loss

WASHINGTON, February 25, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Aljaz Bedene has become the first player outside the Top 10 to defeat Jannik Sinner indoors in the past year. On Wednesday, the 31-year-old Slovenian hit 14 aces and controlled the net during […]

Murray Comeback Halted In Montpellier First Round

WASHINGTON, February 24, 2021 (by Michael Dickens) Andy Murray‘s return to the ATP Tour at the Open Sud de France in Montpellier must have felt like a disappointment for the former World No. 1. The 121st-ranked Murray from Great Britain, […]