Coppejans triumphs in Tampere

July 25 2016 by Renata Mendes Dias Print This Article

Belgium sixth seed Kimmer Coppejans defetaed Aslan Karatsev 6-4 3-6 7-5 to get the crown of the ATP Challenger of Tampere, Island. That was the fourth ATP Challenger title of the player that was 2012 Roland Garros junior champion.

In the first round the 22-year-old player and World No. 193 beat Russian Ivan Nedelko, 6-3 6-0, after, Italian Lorenzo Giustino, 7-5 6-1. In quarterfinals, he beat Hubert Hurkacz, 6-1 6-3 and in semifinals, Portuguese Pedro Sousa, 5-7 7-6 (1) 6-2.