2012 Challenger Tampere

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Tampere Challenger
Tampere, Finland
July 23-29, 2012
Surface: Clay
Main Draw: 32
E42,500

Singles
Seeds: (cut: Gawron – 353)
1. Joao Sousa
2. Gastao Elias
3. Eric Prodon
4. Jonathan Dasnieres De Veigy
5. Michael Linzer
6. Michael Lammer
7. Harri Heliovaara
8. Boy Westerhof

First Round
(1)Joao Sousa (POR) d. Denis Zivkovic (USA) 6-3 6-0
(WC)Micke Kontinen (FIN) d. (WC)Max Wennakoski (FIN) 7-5 6-4
Hans Podlipnik-Castillo (CHI) d. Jordi Samper-Montana (ESP) 6-3 6-1
(8)Boy Westerhof (NED) d. (q)Alexandre Folie (BEL) 6-4 6-4
(4)Jonathan Dasnieres De Veigy (FRA) d. Jason Kubler (AUS) 6-4 6-1
Andrej Martin (SVK) d. Marcin Gawron (POL) 3-6 7-6(0) 6-4
(WC)Henri Laaksonen (SUI) d. Timo Nieminen (FIN) 7-6(4) 6-4
(7)Harri Heliovaara (FIN) d. Daniele Giorgini (ITA) 6-0 6-4
(5)Michael Linzer (AUT) d. (WC)Henrik Sillanpaa (FIN) 6-0 6-0
(q)Patrik Rosenholm (SWE) d. Gerard Granollers (ESP) 6-2 7-5
Michael Ryderstedt (SWE) d. Stephane Robert (FRA) 6-3 7-6(3)
(3)Eric Prodon (FRA) d. Gerald Melzer (AUT) 6-2 7-5
(6)Michael Lammer (SUI) d. Axel Michon (FRA) 7-5 7-6(5)
(LL)Niels Desein (BEL) d. (q)Petru-Alexandru Luncanu (ROU) 1-6 6-4 6-3
(q)Yannik Reuter (BEL) d. Andre Ghem (BRA) 1-6 6-3 6-4
(2)Gastao Elias (POR) d. Guillermo Olaso (ESP) 6-3 6-7(8) 6-1

Second Round
(1)Joao Sousa (POR) d. (WC)Micke Kontinen (FIN) 7-6(1) 6-1
(8)Boy Westerhof (NED) d. Hans Podlipnik-Castillo (CHI) 6-3 6-4
(4)Jonathan Dasnieres De Veigy (FRA) d. Andrej Martin (SVK) 6-3 6-0
(WC)Henri Laaksonen (SUI) d. (7)Harri Heliovaara (FIN) 6-4 6-4
(q)Patrik Rosenholm (SWE) d. (5)Michael Linzer (AUT) 5-7 6-4 ret.
(3)Eric Prodon (FRA) d. Michael Ryderstedt (SWE) 6-3 6-4
(LL)Niels Desein (BEL) d. (6)Michael Lammer (SUI) 7-6(4) 6-1
(2)Gastao Elias (POR) d. (q)Yannik Reuter (BEL) 4-6 6-4 6-3

Quarterfinals
(1)Joao Sousa (POR) d. (8)Boy Westerhof (NED) 6-3 6-3
(WC)Henri Laaksonen (SUI) d. (4)Jonathan Dasnieres De Veigy (FRA) 7-6(4) 5-7 6-4
(3)Eric Prodon (FRA) d. (q)Patrik Rosenholm (SWE) 6-2 6-1
(2)Gastao Elias (POR) d. (LL)Niels Desein (BEL) 6-4 6-2

Semifinals
(1)Joao Sousa (POR) d. (WC)Henri Laaksonen (SUI) 7-6(5) 6-1
(3)Eric Prodon (FRA) d. (2)Gastao Elias (POR) 6-2 6-2

Finals
(1)Joao Sousa (POR) d. (3)Eric Prodon (FRA) 7-6(5) 6-4

Doubles
Seeds:
1. Harri Heliovaara/Simon Stadler
2. Andis Juska/Deniss Pavlovs
3. Timo Nieminen/Stephane Robert
4. Gerard Granollers/Guillermo Olaso

First Round
Michael Linzer/Gerald Melzer (AUT) d. (1)Harri Heliovaara/Simon Stadler (FIN/GER) 6-4 6-4
Henri Laaksonen/Petru-Alexandru Luncanu (SUI/ROU) d. (WC)Michael Schmidtmann/Jan Stremmel (GER) 6-3 6-2
(3)Timo Nieminen/Stephane Robert (FIN/FRA) d. (WC)Eric Prodon/Henrik Sillanpaa (FRA/FIN) 4-6 6-3 10-5
Patrik Rosenholm/Michael Ryderstedt (SWE) d. Jordi Samper-Montana/Denis Zivkovic (ESP/USA) 7-6(2) 3-6 10-8
Marcin Gawron/Grzegorz Panfil (POL) d. (WC)Sami Huurinainen/Jesper Saarni (FIN) 7-5 7-5
Niels Desein/Andre Ghem (BEL/BRA) d. (4)Gerard Granollers/Guillermo Olaso (ESP) 7-6(3) 6-7(1) 11-9
Gastao Elias/Joao Sousa (POR) d. Jesper Brunstrom/Patrik Brydolf (SWE) 6-2 6-3
Andrej Martin/Hans Podlipnik-Castillo (SVK/CHI) d. (2)Andis Juska/Deniss Pavlovs (LAT) 2-6 7-5 12-10

Quarterfinals
Michael Linzer/Gerald Melzer (AUT) d. Henri Laaksonen/Petru-Alexandru Luncanu (SUI/ROU) 2-6 7-6(3) 10-8
(3)Timo Nieminen/Stephane Robert (FIN/FRA) d. Patrik Rosenholm/Michael Ryderstedt (SWE) 6-0 6-1
Niels Desein/Andre Ghem (BEL/BRA) d. Marcin Gawron/Grzegorz Panfil (POL) 3-6 6-3 10-5
Gastao Elias/Joao Sousa (POR) d. Andrej Martin/Hans Podlipnik-Castillo (SVK/CHI) 3-6 6-2 12-10

Semifinals
Michael Linzer/Gerald Melzer (AUT) d. (3)Timo Nieminen/Stephane Robert (FIN/FRA) 6-1 4-6 10-6
Niels Desein/Andre Ghem (BEL/BRA) d. Gastao Elias/Joao Sousa (POR) 7-6(4) 6-4

Finals
Michael Linzer/Gerald Melzer (AUT) d. Niels Desein/Andre Ghem (BEL/BRA) 6-1 7-6(3)

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