MUNICH, June 16, 2021 (by Dietmar Kaspar)
M15 Gaiba ITA – Mats Rosenkranz triumphs on grass
The Internazionali D’Italia Su Erba concluded with the title win of Mats Rosenkranz from Germany. The primary version of the grass occasion was hosted by the Tennis Membership Gaiba, located within the province Rovigo in Venetia.
Essen-born Rosenkranz made it by means of the highest half of the draw, beating Russian wild card entry Kirill Kivattsev within the semi-finals in straight units.
No. 5 seed Benjamin Lock from Zimbabwe edged out Antoine Bellier from Switzerland within the stage of the ultimate 4 in three units.
Within the title match with none breaks, left-handed Rosenkranz despatched down 20 aces and gained 86 per cent of his first-service factors to seal a 7-6(11), 7-6(5) victory after two hours and half-hour. Following his maiden championship on home soil in Wetzlar 2019, the 22-year-old celebrated his second singles title on the ITF World Tennis Tour.
Rosenkranz, who is predicated on the Tennis Academy Moraing in Mülheim an der Ruhr, instructed Tennis TourTalk: “It was a really shut match within the remaining with the primary set lasting about 90 minutes and the second set about 60 minutes. We each served properly and performed good volleys, so the match may have gone in each instructions.”
Requested about his experiences on grass, he stated: “It was the primary time that I set a foot on a grass courtroom. I arrived the day earlier than the match to do my first follow session on this floor, so I’m actually glad to clinch the title of this very positive organized match. It was a pleasure to compete in entrance of lots of spectators on the remaining weekend”.
M25 Wichita USA – Govind Nanda victorious once more on house soil
Govind Nanda clinched the trophy of the Wichita Tennis Open, held at Sheldon Coleman Tennis Complicated on the venue of the Wichita State College in Wichita, Kansas.
The 20-year-old Californian cruised previous Japanese No. 5 seed Sho Shimabukuro within the semi-finals in two units.
Patrick Kypson set the all-US-American remaining with a straight-set win towards his No. 6 seeded countryman Felix Corwin.
Loma Linda-born Nanda gained 86 per cent of his first-service factors within the championship match to advance 7-6, 6-2 after two hours and 9 minutes. The previous school participant for the College of California at Los Angeles lifted his third profession trophy on the ITF World Tennis Tour following his two title wins on US-American hard-courts in 2019.
M25 Santo Domingo DOM – Nicolas Kicker prevails on onerous courtroom
The M25 Santo Domingo match, hosted by the Centro Nacional de Tenis Parque del Este, concluded with the triumph of 28-year-old Nicolas Kicker.
The previous World No. 78, who was banned from skilled tennis for 2 years and eight months on account of match-fixing offences, battled previous wild card entry Peter Bertran from the Dominican Republic within the semi-finals in straight units
Igor Marcondes from Brazil took the final step to the ultimate by defeating Mexican qualifier Juan Alejandro Hernandez Serrano in three units.
Unseeded Kicker transformed two of his eight break-point possibilities within the title match with out shedding a service sport to safe a 6-7, 6-1, 7-6 win after greater than three hours. Following 15 trophies on clay, the Merlo native celebrated his sixteenth profession title on the Professional Circuit together with three Challenger titles.
M15 Monastir TUN – Man Orly Iradukunda wins maiden title
Man Orly Iradukunda took the title of the Magic Lodge Excursions match, held on the Lodge Skanes Household in Monastir.
The 25-year-old from Burundi booked the spot within the remaining with a three-set win versus Australian Jeremy Beale.
Argentinian No. 4 seed Santiago Fa Rodriguez Taverna eased previous junior entry Eliakim Coulibaly from the Cote d’Ivoire within the semi-finals in three units.
Gitega-born Iradukunda outpointed his 21-year-old rival within the championship match 112-100 to succeed 6-2, 4-6, 7-6 in two hours and 29 minutes. The previous school participant for the Seminole State Faculty in Florida celebrated his first singles title on the Professional Circuit.
🔴Le Tennisman burundais Man Orly IRADUKUNDA vient de remporter son 1er titre dans la M15 du Tournoi #ITFMonastir,qui se tient en Tunisie. Il a battu l’argentin,@santyelduke sur rating de 6-3 4-6 7-6 et le “Tie break” de 7-6.
C’est le Burundi qui gagne! pic.twitter.com/d7HXKepLur
— AKEZA Burundi (@akezanet) June 13, 2021
M15 Skopje MKD – High seed Milan Zekic wins in Northern Macedonia
Serbian veteran Milan Zekic is the champion of the Skopje Open 2021, hosted by the Tennis Klub Jug-Skopje.
The Belgrade native beat Simone Roncalli from Italy within the semi-finals in two units.
Bulgarian No. 8 seed Alexander Lazarov, who represented his nation on the first version of the ATP Cup, superior to the ultimate with a straight-set win towards French No. 7 seed Alexis Gautier.
Thirty-two-year-old Zekic gained fabulous 97 per cent of his first-service factors and gained the one break within the title match to assert a 6-4, 7-6 victory after one hour and 50 minutes. The highest seed lifted his twenty first singles trophy on the ITF World Tennis Tour along with his ATP Challenger title in Todi 2016.
Paris, London or Athens?
No, it’s Skopje 🇲🇰
Blagodaram for an ideal expertise! pic.twitter.com/AmgTka6vDN
— Florian Heer (@Florian_Heer) June 8, 2021
M15 Heraklion GRE – Yuki Mochizuki profitable in Crete
Yuki Mochizuki of Japan claimed the trophy of the M15 Heraklion match, held at Lyttos Seaside Tennis Academy.
The 23-year-old from Osaka battled by means of the underside half of the draw, defeating Billy Harris from Nice Britain within the semi-finals in three units.
Last week’s Heraklion champion Ben Patael, the Israeli No. 5 seed, edged out Frenchman Alexis Musialek within the stage of the final 4 in two clear units.
Unseeded Mochizuki broke his opponent within the championship match six occasions and misplaced three service video games to prevail 7-5, 6-2 after one hour and 40 minutes. The Japanese celebrated his fourth profession title on the ITF World Tennis Tour.
M15 Antalya TUR – Gonzalo Lama captures third title of the season
Clay-court specialist Gonzalo Lama emerged victorious on the M15 Antalya match, hosted by the Membership Megasaray in Belek.
The 28-year-old Chilean stopped the run of Swiss qualifier Damien Wenger within the stage of the ultimate 4 in straight units.
Argentinian qualifier Francisco Comesana took the final step to the ultimate by beating Czech junior entry Martin Krumich in three units.
No. 8 seed Lama gained 77 per cent of his first-service factors within the title match to seal a 6-4, 6-2 victory after one hour and 53 minutes. The previous World No. 160 lifted his eleventh singles trophy on the ITF World Tennis Tour along with his two ATP Challenger titles. The Santiago de Chile native gained all of his titles on clay.