Tag Archive: Pierre-Hugues Herbert

Nov 22

Kings of Qualifying 2016

As the ATP Tour shuts up shop for a few brief hours before resuming, it’s time for annual look at the Kings of Qualifying, the players who have come through in the echoing, empty courts of the indoor season to join to become part of the main draw. One man alone leads the way, in …

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May 26

French Open : Round One: Arnaboldi survives the rout

After the joy of qualifying for the French Open, comes the reality of playing in the first round at Roland Garros. Most were put to the sword ruthlessly by the higher ranked, Some were put to the sword by the similarly ranked. Two played each other, and then there was Andrea Arnaboldi. The Italian’s path …

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Dec 24

Tennis: King of Qualifying: 2014

It’s time, before the new season begins, to dig round the fringes of the ATP Tour, the qualifying section, and to declare this year’s King of Qualifying, the man who had the prized letter Q next to his name more than any other of his contemporaries. While this┬ácan occasionally be less than a badge of …

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Nov 09

The Race for the Top 100 – Groth, Sijsling and Gojowczyk the winners

With so many Challengers taking place over the past week, there was bound to be significant movement in the battle for the top 100. It wasn’t going to take too much for Igor Sijsling and Sam Groth to be certain of┬átheir places, as our guaranteed line of 600 annual ranking points will almost certainly prove …

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