The Fastest Week of the Summer 2018!

Mens Professional Tennis Challenger

Norrie Thompson 2017 championship matchEnjoy a week at the park for the 25th Annual Levene Gouldin & Thompson Tennis Challenger! See pro tennis up close all day, all week on the ATP Tour’s most intimate competitive courts at Recreation Park in Binghamton. Tournament pass only $25. Continue reading

Monday Order of Play

BUD KOFFMAN CENTER COURT

start 10:00 am
Final Round Qualifying – Qualifying – M. Torpegaard (DEN) vs [6] T. Kwiatkowski (USA)

Not Before 11:30 am
M. Giron (USA) vs [WC] M. Redlicki (USA)
[8] J. Clarke (GBR) vs Y. Chung (KOR)
H. Johnson (USA) / Y. Johnson (USA) vs A. Escoffier (FRA) / T. Jomby (FRA)

Not Before 5:00 pm
[1] J. Thompson (AUS) vs J. Ward (GBR)

COURT 1

start 10:00 am
Qualifying – [WC] K. Smith (USA) vs [7] B. Crepatte (FRA) 62 36 54
Final Round Qualifying – Qualifying – [2] K. Sell (BRA) vs J. Hiltzik (USA)
Final Round Qualifying – Qualifying – [1] A. Harris (AUS) vs [WC] K. Smith (USA) or [7] B. Crepatte (FRA)
[WC] A. Reed (USA) / E. Song (USA) vs [PR] A. Gomez (COL) / C. Silva (BRA)
[1] G. Granollers (ESP) / M. Granollers (ESP) vs A. Harris (AUS) / L. Saville (AUS)

Not Before 4:00 pm
A. Ward (GBR) vs D. Evans (GBR)

COURT 5

start 10:00 am
Final Round Qualifying – Qualifying – [4] A. Escoffier (FRA) vs A. Ritschard (USA)

Not Before 11:00 am
Qualifying – T. Fancutt (AUS) / A. Vukic (AUS) vs [2] [PR] M. Barrios Vera (CHI) / J. Montero (CHI)

Not Before 12:00 noon
A. Bega (ITA) / L. Grigelis (LTU) vs L. Catarina (MON) / H. Grenier (FRA)
Final Round Qualifying – Qualifying – [1] V. Kirkov (USA) / A. Ritschard (USA) vs T. Fancutt (AUS) / A. Vukic (AUS) or [2] [PR] M. Barrios Vera (CHI) / J. Montero (CHI)

Q Sunday Results

Qualifying Singles – Second Round

Qualifying – [1] A. Harris (AUS) d J. Montero (CHI) 63 64
Qualifying – [2] K. Sell (BRA) d [WC] O. Crawford (USA) 76(6) 63
Qualifying – [4] A. Escoffier (FRA) d S. Riffice (USA) 62 62
Qualifying – J. Hiltzik (USA) d [5] A. Vukic (AUS) 64 36 64
Qualifying – [6] T. Kwiatkowski (USA) d J. Wolf (USA) 62 46 63
Qualifying – A. Ritschard (USA) d [8] G. Granollers (ESP) 46 64 75
Qualifying – M. Torpegaard (DEN) d F. Ferrari (ITA) 61 62

Qualifying Doubles – First Round

Qualifying – [1] V. Kirkov (USA) / A. Ritschard (USA) d [WC] J. Druger (USA) / N. Romig (USA) 63 60

Entry List 2018

Original cutoff 358
Ranking date: 7/2/2018

Barrios Vera, Marcelo Tomas

CHI

351

Bega, Alessandro

ITA

310

Catarina, Lucas

MON

354

Clarke, Jay

GBR

218

Evans, Daniel

GBR

342

Fratangelo, Bjorn

USA

129

Granollers, Marcel

ESP

116

Grenier, Hugo

FRA

347

Grigelis, Laurynas

LTU

267

Harris, Lloyd

RSA

221

Harrison, Christian

USA

198

Karlovskiy, Evgeny

RUS

355

King, Darian

BAR

160

Koepfer, Dominik

GER

239

Kozlov, Stefan

USA

244

Myneni, Saketh

IND

357

Olaso, Guillermo

ESP

352

Popyrin, Alexei

AUS

350

Riba, Pere

ESP

348

Thompson, Jordan

AUS

101

Ward, Alexander

GBR

313

Ward, James

GBR

358

Direct Acceptances 22
Wild Cards 4
Qualifiers 4: TDB 21-22 July
Special Exempts 2

Complete list including alternates (PDF)

Norrie Wins First ATP Challenger Title

After a week of overcast skies and frustrating rain delays, it was a perfect day for tennis as Cameron Norrie upset first-seeded Jordan Thompson in the singles championship. Capturing the 24th Levene Gouldin & Thompson Tennis Challenger singles title, Norrie also received keys to the city of Binghamton Sunday afternoon at Recreation Park. In the doubles final earlier Sunday morning, the American duo of Denis Kudla and Daniel Nguyen went on to win the title, receiving keys to the city as well. Continue reading