Quimper Challenger

Ignatik Edges Rublev in Rennes Challenger Final

January 29, 2017

Lucky loser Uladzimir Ignatik of Belarus edged NextGen teenage star Andrey Rublev 6-7 (6), 6-3, 7-6 (5) in the final of the Rennes Challenger Sunday afternoon. Ignatik lost in the final round of the qualifiers last Sunday, but was the lucky pick into the main draw when Enrique Lopz-Perez withdrew. The title was the 26-year-old […]

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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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Rublev Downs Olivetti in Opening Round at Quimper Challenger

March 1, 2016

Qualifier Andrey Rublev took down French wild card Albano Olivetti 6-4, 7-6 (9) in a first-round battle at the Quimper Challenger last night — a match replete with big serving and lots of heavy hitting. Rublev, who withstood Olivetti’s 24 aces while hitting 15 of his own, won most of the big points and showed […]

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