Karen Khachanov

Goffin Edges Khachanov to Advance at Indian Wells

March 12, 2017

Belgian David Goffin withstood the heavy artillery of #NextGen star Karen Khachanov to defeat the 20-year-old Russian 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 in a spirited second-round matchup at the BNP Paribas Open in Indian Wells yesterday. The 11th-seeded Goffin went toe-to-toe with the big-hitting Khachanov and eventually wore down the 6-foot-6 Russian with his quickness and superb […]

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Karlovic Edges Khachanov to Reach Erste Bank Open Semis in Vienna

October 28, 2016

  Towering Croat Ivo Karlovic wore down rising #NextGen star Karen Khachanov of Russia 6-7 (5), 7-6 (5), 6-3 in a quarterfinal battle of big men with big serves at the Erste Bank Open in Vienna Friday afternoon. The 6-foot-11 Karlovic served 29 aces — none more important than one that saved a match point […]

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Rublev Beats Mathieu to Win Maiden Title at Quimper Challenger

March 6, 2016

Eighteen-year-old qualifier Andrey Rublev gutted out a hard-fought 6-7 (6), 6-4, 6-4 win over veteran Frenchman Paul-Henri Mathieu Sunday afternoon to win the Quimper Challenger. The young Russian rallied from a set and a break down to upset the top-seeded 34-year-old Mathieu and capture his maiden ATP Challenger title. Rublev joins American Taylor Fritz (18) […]

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