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Paes – Begemann fall in Finals of Tashkent ATP Challenger

Local hero Denis Istomin and Mikhail Elgin of Russia upset Third seeds Leander Paes of India and Andre Begemann of Germany to win the doubles finals at the ninth edition of the $125000 Tashkent ATP Challenger being played at the Olympic Tennis School in Tashkent. In the finals Birthday boy Russian Mikhail Elgin and Uzbek Denis Istomin scored a 6-4,6-2 win over Paes and Begemann to claim the title.The winners of the event will get 125 ATP points and $7750 while the runners up got $4500 and 75 po...
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WC Fayziev and Denis Istomin in Last Eight at Tashkent ATP Challenger

Tashkent ATP Challenger - Wild card Sanjar Fayziev came back from being a match point down to score a 0-6,7-6(5),6-3 win over Oleksandr Nedovyesov of Kazakhstan and enter the singles quarterfinals at the Ninth edition of the $125000 Tashkent ATP Challenger  at the Olympic Tennis School in Tashkent. In the quarterfinals, The 22 year old Uzbek youngster will be joined by his country mate seventh seeded Denis Istomin along with second seeded Jeremy Chardy of France, fifth seeded Konstantin K...
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Donskoy Lost and Vesely Survives at Tashkent ATP Challenger

Sanjar Fayziev notched up his biggest career win and justified the wild card awarded to him as he upset fourth seeded Evgeny Donskoy of Russia, while Top seed World Number 52 Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic survived a scare against Indian Vishnu Vardhan  in the opening round of the Ninth edition of the $125000 Tashkent ATP Challenger  at the Olympic Tennis School in Tashkent. In the first round match 22 year old local lad Fayziev registered a 4-6,6-3,7-6(5) win in 2 hours and 45 minute matc...
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Lacko, Mirza Cruise into the 2nd round of Tashkent ATP Challenger

Lacko, Mirza cruise into round two at $125000 Tashkent ATP Challenger Tashkent, October 10: Former winner here and sixth seed Lukas Lacko of Slovakia and eighth seeded Basic Mirza of Bosnia - Herzegovina dented the challenge of young Uzbek wildcards Khumoun Sultanov and Jurabeck Karimov  to move into the round of sixteen at the Ninth edition of the $125000 Tashkent ATP Challenger  at the Olympic Tennis School in Tashkent. In the opening round matches sixth seeded Lukas Lacko of Slovakia a regu...
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Jiri Vesely Top Draw of the $125K Tashkent ATP Challenger

Jiri Vesely of Czech Republic currently ranked 52 in the world has been given the top billing  at the Ninth edition of the  $125000 Tashkent ATP Challenger  which gets underway at the Olympic Tennis School in Tashkent on Monday. The main draw for the singles were made her today by the Tournament Director Valery Lim , ATP  Supervisor Carmelo Di Dio and the Referee Andrei Kornilov , fast rising Uzbek junior Jurabek Karimov  was present on the occasion . I think it is the one of strongest draw in ...
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JDC/JFC World Group Finals Take Place at Budapest

The Junior Davis Cup and Junior Fed Cup by BNP Paribas action is underway, and yesterday was a busy day for all present at this year’s installment of the international team competition, which is making its debut in Budapest. Most important in the planned activities were the Opening Ceremony and Draw, which took place in the sunday evening ahead of a welcome party. As it does each year, the number 16 features heavily in the proceedings. There are 16 boys’ teams and 16 girls’ teams, with all the...
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Tashkent Open WTA 250K Underway

World No 45, Johanna  Larsson of Sweden  will lead the rankings list at the 18th  Tashkent Open WTA Championships which   gets  underway  at the Olympic Tennis Complex here on Monday. Larsson will be followed by Kirsten Flipkens Belgium (58) ,   Cagla Buukakcay      (Turkey)(64) , current title holder Nao Hibino (Japan) (76) ,   Kurumi Nara (Japan) (78)  , Winner of the Guangzhou event last week  Lesia Tsurenko (Ukraine) (80) , Winner of the 2008 event here Sorena Cirstea ( Romania ) (85) , and...
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ITF Asian Regional Coach Conference 2016

 The ITF announced the 2016 ITF/OS  Asian Regional Coaches Conference 2016 will take place in Guangzhou, China from 29 October to 1 November 2016. The ITF Regional Coaches Conferences by BNP Paribas form a very important element of the ITF’s Coach Education Programme. The events are organised in conjunction with the Regional Associations and are often supported by Olympic Solidarity.They are held every two years in Asia, Africa, South America, Central America and the Caribbean, while in Europ...
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Stan Wawrinka Stuns Djokovic to Clinch US Open Title

Stan Wawrinka became the oldest US Open men's champion in 46 years when he defeated world number one Novak Djokovic to claim a third Grand Slam title on Sunday. Wawrinka, the 31-year-old third seed, triumphed 6-7 (1/7), 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 after almost four hours of high intensity tennis. He even held his nerve when the final threatened to erupt into controversy after Djokovic twice called medical timeouts in the fourth set. Wawrinka is the oldest winner of the men's tournament since 35-year-...
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Angelique Kerber Wins 1st US Open Title

Angelique Kerber won the US Open on Saturday, marking her rise to world number one with a gritty victory over Karolina Pliskova for her second Grand Slam title of the year. Germany's Kerber, the second seed, rallied from a break down in the third set to beat the hard-hitting 10th-seeded Czech 6-3, 4-6, 6-4. She added the US Open crown to the Australian Open title she claimed in January, breaking Pliskova at love to cap the triumph. "Amazing to win a second Grand Slam in one year," Kerbe...
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