Category: ATP Challenger

Gerald Melzer and Sergiy Stakhovsky look for good results in St Brieuc

Alex Burton- 27/03/2017

Gerald Melzer suffered a surprise exit to home favourite Alex De Minaur at the Australian Open and his form has dropped since (Zimbio.com) It has ...

Canadian starlet Denis Shapovalov looks to continue form in Leon Challenger

Alex Burton- 27/03/2017

Shapovalov has won a title and reached the final of another Challenger in his last two tournaments (Zimbio.com) This week's main Challenger is in Leon, ...

Challenger round up: Jerzy Janowicz back in form with title in Bergamo

Alex Burton- 27/02/2017

Janowicz took Marin Cilic to five sets at the Australian Open, and now looks consistent at Challenger level after winning in Bergamo (Zimbio.com) Remember the ...

Top seeds fall at Tempe Challenger

Cody Fitzpatrick- 17/02/2017

American youngsters Ernesto Escobedo and Stefan Kozlov, seeded N0. 1 and No. 2 respectively, were both eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Tempe Challenger on Friday. ...

Gabashvili breezes through first round of Tempe Challenger

Cody Fitzpatrick- 14/02/2017

Teymuraz Gabashvili won his first round of the Tempe Challenger 6-2, 6-3 over 22-year-old wild card Michael Geerts.  Seeded sixth in the tournament, the 31-year-old ...

Jurgen Melzer rolls back the years, ends Edward Corrie’s run in Budapest

Alex Burton- 12/02/2017

Jurgen Melzer is playing well this week, and is into the Budapest final (Zimbio.com) Former Top Ten player Jurgen Melzer may have to play second ...

Noah Rubin storms to Launceston title, Mitchell Krueger thrashed

Alex Burton- 12/02/2017

Rubin has had a successful Australian season, and will be looking to build on the Launceston win for the rest of the season (Zimbio.com) Noah ...

Edward Corrie continues run in Budapest with win over Yannick Maden, remaining seeds lose

Alex Burton- 10/02/2017

Corrie nearly managed to qualify for Wimbledon last year, but lost to Albano Olivetti in three tiebreak sets (Zimbio.com) Britain's Edward Corrie continued his unlikely ...

Britain’s Edward Corrie reaches quarter-final in Budapest

Alex Burton- 10/02/2017

Edward Corrie is having a terrific run in Budapest (Zimbio.com) Great Britain's Edward Corrie has progressed into the quarter-finals of the Budapest Challenger after winning ...

Noah Rubin and Andrew Whittington into Launceston quarter-finals

Alex Burton- 09/02/2017

    Whittington is amongst the favourites to win the event now, after a number of higher-ranking seeds fell early (Zimbio.com) Australian fourth seed Andrew ...

Frances Tiafoe edges Ryan Shane in San Francisco second round

Alex Burton- 09/02/2017

Ryan Shane fought hard against top seed Frances Tiafoe, before succumbing in three sets (Zimbio.com) Top seed Frances Tiafoe moved into the quarter-finals of the ...

Burnie Champion Omar Jasika thrashed in second round of Launceston

Alex Burton- 08/02/2017

Krueger has potential, but is inconsistent He got an excellent win over Burnie Champion Omar Jasika in the Launceston Challenger (Zimbio.com) It has been a ...

Number of shocks in San Francisco, NextGen star Taylor Fritz out

Alex Burton- 08/02/2017

Zhang scored the shock of the first round, and probably of the whole tournament, in knocking out second seed Taylor Fritz (Zimbio.com) There was a ...

Alex De Minaur backs up Australian Open performance with defeat of top seed Go Soeda in Launceston

Alex Burton- 07/02/2017

De Minaur has had a terrific start to the 2017 season, (Zimbio.com) Alex De Minaur was everyone's most talked about young Australian for all the ...

Launceston Challenger gets underway, Sam Groth forced to withdraw with right abductor injury

Alex Burton- 07/02/2017

Omar Jasika is already underway as he searches for consecutive Challenger titles after his win in Burnie last week (Zimbio.com) The final Challenger of the ...

San Francisco preview: City by the Bay hosts its first Challenger event

Alex Burton- 07/02/2017

Young American Frances Tiafoe is the top seed, and is just one of a number of NextGen talents in San Francisco (Zimbio.com) The third American ...

Ryan Harrison wins Dallas Challenger after commanding win over Taylor Fritz

Alex Burton- 05/02/2017

Ryan Harrison is playing well again, and is improving his ranking significantly in the early part of 2017 (Zimbio.com) Things are really beginning to look ...

Defending Champion Andrey Rublev out in the Quimper semi-finals, Adrian Mannarino reaches the final

Alex Burton- 04/02/2017

The in-form Gojowczyk is looking for his second Challenger title of the year, having already been successful in Happy Valley (Zimbio.com) Andrey Rublev might be ...

All American final in Dallas as top seed Ryan Harrison takes on Taylor Fritz

Alex Burton- 04/02/2017

Taylor Fritz is in with a chance of securing his first Challenger title of 2017, but will have to beat in-form top seed Ryan Harrison ...

Omar Jasika takes maiden Challenger title in Burnie

Alex Burton- 04/02/2017

Jasika secured his first Challenger title, thumping his countryman Mott in a very one-sided final (Zimbio.com) Teenager Omar Jasika secured his first-ever Challenger title last ...