Geneva Open Challenger

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Geneva Open Challenger
2013 Geneva Open Challenger
ATP Challenger Tour
Location Geneva, Switzerland
Venue Sport Center of the Queue d'Arve
Category ATP Challenger Series
Surface Clay / Outdoors
Draw 32S/16Q/16D
Prize money €100,000
Website Website

The Geneva Open Challenger is a tennis tournament held in Geneva, Switzerland since 1988. The event is part of the ATP challenger series and is played on outdoor clay courts. It is held at Sport Center of the Queue d'Arve since 2011. Originally, it was held at the Drizia-Miremont Tennis Club. Two-time Swiss champion Stanislas Wawrinka would later enter the world top 10 in the ATP rankings in 2008.

Past finals[edit]

Singles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2012 France Marc Gicquel Germany Matthias Bachinger 3–6, 6–3, 6–4
2011 Tunisia Malek Jaziri Germany Mischa Zverev 4–6, 6–3, 6–3
2010 Bulgaria Grigor Dimitrov Spain Pablo Andújar 6–2, 4–6, 6–4
2009 Germany Dominik Meffert Monaco Benjamin Balleret 6–3, 6–1
2008 Belgium Kristof Vliegen Kazakhstan Yuri Schukin 6–2, 6–1
2007 Russia Yuri Schukin Netherlands Jesse Huta Galung 6–3, 6–2
2006 France Jérôme Haehnel Australia Chris Guccione 7–6, 4–6, 6–3
2005 Austria Werner Eschauer Argentina Damian Patriarca 6–3, 6–1
2004 Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka Belgium Christophe Rochus 4–6, 6–4, RET.
2003 Switzerland Stanislas Wawrinka Spain Emilio Benfele Álvarez 6–1, 7–5
2002 Belgium Kristof Vliegen Spain Galo Blanco 6–2, 6–2
2001 Netherlands Dennis van Scheppingen Croatia Željko Krajan 6–3, 6–2
2000 France Nicolas Thomann Spain Álex Calatrava 6–4, 6–7, 6–1
1999 Switzerland Michel Kratochvil Bulgaria Orlin Stanoytchev 6–0, 6–1
1998 Spain Joan Albert Viloca Morocco Younes El Aynaoui 6–3, 6–4
1997 Italy Andrea Gaudenzi Spain Alberto Martín 6–2, 6–1
1996 Argentina Marcelo Charpentier Germany Oliver Gross 6–2, 3–1, RET.
1995 Morocco Younes El Aynaoui Morocco Karim Alami 6–1, 6–4
1994 Spain José Francisco Altur Argentina Martín Rodríguez 7–6, 6–4
1993 Argentina Gabriel Markus Slovakia Karol Kučera 3–6, 6–2, 7–5
1992 Chile Sergio Cortes Belgium Filip Dewulf 6–7, 6–2, 6–4
1991 Spain Marcos Aurelio Górriz Romania Dinu Pescariu 6–3, 6–2
1990 Argentina Roberto Argüello Argentina Daniel Orsanic 6–3, 6–0
1989 Israel Gilad Bloom France Arnaud Boetsch 6–4, 6–1
1988 Argentina Gustavo Giussani Italy Simone Colombo 6–4, 2–6, 6–3

Doubles[edit]

Year Champion Runner-up Score
2012 Sweden Johan Brunström
South Africa Raven Klaasen
Germany Philipp Marx
Romania Florin Mergea
7–6(7–2), 6–7(5–7), [10–5]
2011 Russia Igor Andreev
Russia Evgeny Donskoy
United States James Cerretani
Canada Adil Shamasdin
7–6(7–1), 7–6(7–2)
2010 Germany Gero Kretschmer
Germany Alex Satschko
Austria Philipp Oswald
Austria Martin Slanar
6–3, 4–6, [11–9]
2009 Argentina Diego Álvarez
Argentina Juan-Martín Aranguren
Finland Henri Laaksonen
Austria Philipp Oswald
6–4, 4–6, [10–2]
2008 Austria Daniel Köllerer
Germany Frank Moser
Australia Rameez Junaid
Germany Philipp Marx
7–6, 3–6, [10–8]
2007 Argentina Sebastián Decoud
Russia Yuri Schukin
United States James Cerretani
France Olivier Charroin
6–3, 6–7, [10–4]
2006 Czech Republic Michal Navratil
Russia Yuri Schukin
Greece Konstantinos Economidis
Croatia Lovro Zovko
1–6, 6–2, [10–6]
2005 Spain Rubén Ramírez Hidalgo
Spain Santiago Ventura
Switzerland Stéphane Bohli
Switzerland Roman Valent
6–3, 7–5
2004 Czech Republic Tomáš Cibulec
Czech Republic David Škoch
Austria Werner Eschauer
Austria Herbert Wiltschnig
6–2, 6–4
2003 Spain Álex López Morón
Argentina Andrés Schneiter
Spain Emilio Benfele Álvarez
Germany Philipp Petzschner
6–4, 5–7, 7–6
2002 Romania Victor Hănescu
Argentina Leonardo Olguin
Argentina Andrés Schneiter
Bulgaria Orlin Stanoytchev
1–6, 6–4, 6–4
2001 Argentina Diego del Río
Bulgaria Orlin Stanoytchev
Spain Feliciano López
Spain Francisco Roig
2–6, 7–6, 7–6
2000 Argentina Diego del Río
Argentina Edgardo Massa
Switzerland Yves Allegro
France Julien Cuaz
7–5, 7–6
1999 Spain Emilio Benfele Álvarez
Spain Álex López Morón
Australia Paul Hanley
Australia Nathan Healey
7–5, 6–3
1998 Sweden Rikard Bergh
Germany Jens Knippschild
Czech Republic Michal Tabara
Czech Republic Radomír Vašek
6–2, 3–6, 6–4
1997 Argentina Diego del Río
Argentina Mariano Puerta
France Guillaume Marx
France Olivier Morel
6–3, 6–4
1996 Germany Patrick Baur
Germany Jens Knippschild
Switzerland George Bastl
Switzerland Michel Kratochvil
6–1, 6–1
1995 South Africa Clinton Ferreira
Hungary Gábor Köves
Switzerland Stéphane Manai
Switzerland Patrick Mohr
6–4, 6–2
1994 Argentina Luis Lobo
Argentina Daniel Orsanic
United States Brett Dickinson
New Zealand Glenn Wilson
1–6, 7–6, 6–4
1993 Sweden Jan Apell
Sweden Nicklas Utgren
Switzerland Claudio Mezzadri
Argentina Christian Miniussi
6–4, 6–2
1992 Belgium Filip Dewulf
Belgium Tom Vanhoudt
Venezuela Alfonso González-Mora
Chile Marcelo Rebolledo
6–3, 6–2
1991 Soviet Union Vladimer Gabrichidze
Czech Republic Martin Střelba
Argentina Roberto Argüello
Argentina Christian Miniussi
1–6, 6–3, 6–4
1990 Sweden Henrik Holm
Sweden Nils Holm
Czech Republic Branislav Stanković
Czech Republic Richard Vogel
3–6, 7–5, 7–6
1989 Germany Peter Ballauff
Italy Ugo Pigato
France Arnaud Boetsch
Czech Republic Slava Doseděl
6–4, 6–3
1988 Italy Nevio Devide
Switzerland Stefano Mezzadri
Romania Mihnea-Ion Năstase
India Srinivasan Vasudevan
7–6, 4–6, 6–4

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