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Oct 31, 2016

Romanian wins Hungarian ATP tennis tournament

Challenger tennis returned to the Hungarian capital for the first time since 2005 and will make its ATP World Tour debut next year on red clay

An unseeded Romanian has won the WHB Hungarian Open tennis tournament over the weekend.

The ATP tour tennis circuit returned to Hungary recently following more than a ten-year absence

Marius Copil dominated at the inaugural event in Budapest, not dropping a set en route to the title.

The Tecnifibre player defeated fourth seed Steve Darcis 6-4, 6-2 in Sunday's final, claiming his third ATP Challenger Tour title and first since 2013.

Challenger tennis returned to the Hungarian capital for the first time since 2005 and will make its ATP World Tour debut next year on red clay.