Thiemo and Van der Duim eliminated

Thiemo and Antal van der Duim lost their men’s doubles match in the opening round of the San Sebastian challenger. The Dutchmen were defeated 3-6, 5-7 by Gonçalo Falcão and Pedro Sousa from Portugal on Monday.


Thiemo returns on familiar ground

Thiemo returns to action on familiar ground in San Sebastian. He has regained full fitness to enter the Spanish challenger event, which he won in 2009. The Dutchman will meet Spaniard Pablo Carreno-Busta in the opening round.


Thiemo withdraws from ATP Kitzbühel

Thiemo has withdrawn from next week’s ATP tournament in Kitzbühel. The world number 99, who was supposed to play qualifiers in Austria, wants to have a clear statement on his physical problems.


First-round defeat and physical concern

Thiemo has not survived the opening round of the ATP tournament in Umag on Tuesday. The Dutchman had a good start in Croatia, but Potito Starace (ITA) was too strong after two hours of play: 6-7(5), 6-2, 6-1.