STARNBERG, November 21, 2020
Ilya Ivashka from Belarus and Frenchman Antoine Hoang will compete in Sunday’s singles remaining of the €44,820 Sparkasse Challenger Val Gardena Südtirol held on the Tennis Membership Ortisei. No. 2 seed Ivashka defeated No. 3 seed Aslan Karatsev of Russia 6-4, 6-4 on Saturday afternoon in South Tyrol.
The World No. 113 from Minsk withstood 11 aces and broke his opponent’s serve thrice to prevail after one hour and 26 minutes.
Earlier within the day, Hoang got here again from a set right down to outlast his compatriot Alexandre Muller 3-6, 6-2, 6-2. The 25-year-old Aix-en-Provence resident outpointed his rival 86-75 after one hour and 44 minutes.
Ivashka gained the one earlier assembly with Hoang within the qualifying of the European Open in Antwerp, Belgium, two years in the past. The 26-year-old Belarusian is in search of his fourth ATP Challenger profession title, his second of the season following his triumph on the Istanbul Challenger in Turkey in October. Hoang will seem in his fourth remaining and will carry his second trophy. The World No. 126 took his maiden title at 2018 Eckental, Germany.
Begemann/Olivetti take doubles title
In different motion, Andre Begemann of Germany and Albano Olivetti of France clinched the doubles title. The highest seeds defeated Ivan Sabanov and Matej Sabanov of Croatia 6-3, 6-2. The ultimate lasted 59 minutes. It marks Begemann’s twenty seventh profession title. Olivetti claimed his eleventh doubles crown. The pair break up €2,670 in prize cash and earn 80 ATP Rating factors.