Frank Dancevic, ranked 175th in the world, began the week just trying to qualify for the inaugural ATP Challenger Tour Dallas Tennis Classic. He finished the week winning the whole thing.
Igor Andreev rattled off seven straight points to rally from a triple break point deficit late in the second set and defeat Bjorn Phau 7-6, 7-6 Saturday afternoon in the ATP Challenger Tour Dallas Tennis Classic singles semifinals.
Canadian 27-year old Frank Dancevic, the 175th ranked player in the world, capped a week full of upsets at the Dallas Tennis Classic in Irving with a 7-6, 7-6 win over top seeded Marin Cilic Friday evening to advance to Saturday’s semifinals of the ATP Challenger Tour event.
Many of the top tennis players in the world have descended upon North Texas this week and you’ll be able to see them in action live on TXA 21 this weekend.