Bath: Thiemo meets Mertl in first round

Thiemo will feature at the Bath challenger (€42,500) event next week. The 23-year old will meet Jan Mertl (ATP-249) in the opening round. The winner meets Kamil Capkovic from Slovakia or Frenchman Kenny de Schepper. Thiemo's last competitive tournament was the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam in February.