Nick Kyrgios Wins Two Titles At Citi Open, Three Chinese Men In Top 250

Shang “Jerry” Juncheng won his first Challenger title in Lexington. The 17-year-old Chinese star will rise to 241 in the rankings with this win. Juncheng is coached by former world number 1 Marcelo Rios. There are now three Chinese men ranked in the top 250 in the world – Zhizhen Zhang, Yibing Wu, and Juncheng Shang. (Twitter).

Nick Kyrgios, proving that his run at Wimbledon was no fluke, won the singles and doubles title at the Citi Open. Kyrgios easily beat Yoshihito Nishioka in the singles final to end his three-year title drought. He partnered with Jack Sock on his way to the doubles title. (ESPN)

Zhizhen Zhang won his third Challenger title in Cordenons. It’s his first Challenger title in three years. (Xinhua)

Daria Kasatkina won the Silicon Valley Classic title beating Shelby Rogers. Kasatkina will return to the Top 10 in rankings with her win. (WTA)

Victoria Azarenka withdrew from the Canadian Open after she could not get a visa to enter the country. 

(Visited 30 times, 1 visits today)

Leave a Reply