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The Challenger La Manche is a professional tennis tournament played on indoor hard courts. It is currently part of the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) Challenger Tour. It has been held annually at the Complexe Sportif Chantereyne in Cherbourg, France since 1994.

Challenger La Manche
ATP Challenger Tour
Event nameChallenger La Manche
LocationCherbourg, France
VenueComplexe Sportif
Chantereyne
CategoryATP Challenger Tour
SurfaceHard (indoor)
Draw32S/32Q/16D
Prize money€42,500+H
WebsiteWebsite

Past finalsEdit

SinglesEdit

 
Sébastien Grosjean is one of eight Frenchmen to have won the singles title in the event's sixteen editions since 1994
Year Champion Runner-up Score
1994   Thierry Guardiola   Lionel Roux 6–4, 6–4
1995   Gianluca Pozzi   Kenneth Carlsen 1–6, 7–6, 6–4
1996   Magnus Gustafsson   Kenneth Carlsen 6–7, 7–6, 6–4
1997   Frederik Fetterlein   Lionel Roux 6–3, 6–4
1998   Jérôme Golmard   Gianluca Pozzi 3–6, 6–4, 6–3
1999   Sébastien Grosjean   Antony Dupuis 4–6, 6–3, 6–0
2000   Julien Boutter   Mikhail Youzhny 6–1, 6–0
2001   Orlin Stanoytchev   Clemens Trimmel 6–4, 3–6, 7–5
2002   Lionel Roux   Jean-René Lisnard 6–4, 5–7, 6–3
2003   Sergio Roitman   Rafael Nadal 6–3, 5–7, 6–4
2004   Julien Jeanpierre   Roko Karanušić 6–1, 6–2
2005   Rik de Voest   Nicolas Mahut 7–5, 6–2
2006   Nicolas Mahut   Jean-Christophe Faurel 6–2, 6–4
2007   Federico Luzzi   Jérôme Haehnel 7–5, 7–6(8–6)
2008   Thierry Ascione   Kristian Pless 7–5, 7–6(7–5)
2009   Arnaud Clément   Thierry Ascione 6–2, 6–4
2010   Nicolas Mahut (2)   Gilles Müller 6–4, 6–3
2011   Grigor Dimitrov   Nicolas Mahut 6–2, 7–6(7–4)
2012   Josselin Ouanna   Maxime Teixeira 6–3, 6–2
2013   Jesse Huta Galung   Vincent Millot 6–1, 6–3
2014   Kenny de Schepper   Norbert Gombos 3–6, 6–2, 6–3
2015   Norbert Gombos   Benoît Paire 6–1, 7–6(7–4)
2016   Jordan Thompson   Adam Pavlásek 4–6, 6–4, 6–1
2017   Mathias Bourgue   Maximilian Marterer 6–3, 7–6(7–3)
2018   Maximilian Marterer   Constant Lestienne 6–4, 7–5
2019   Ugo Humbert   Steve Darcis 6–7(6–8), 6–3, 6–3

DoublesEdit

 
Arnaud Clément won the singles against Ascione and the doubles alongside Roger-Vasselin in 2009, to become the third player to win both events after Boutter and de Voest
Year Champions Runners-up Score
1994   Neil Broad
  Johan de Beer
  Donald Johnson
  Kent Kinnear
7–6, 2–6, 6–3
1995   Bill Behrens
  Matt Lucena
  Marius Barnard
  Stefan Kruger
7–6, 6–1
1996   Marius Barnard
  Bill Behrens (2)
  João Cunha Silva
  Mathias Huning
6–2, 4–6, 6–3
1997   Max Mirnyi
  Kevin Ullyett
  Stefano Pescosolido
  Vincenzo Santopadre
6–3, 6–7, 6–4
1998   Massimo Ardinghi
  Massimo Bertolini
  Jean-Philippe Fleurian
  Stéphane Simian
6–3, 2–6, 6–4
1999   Michael Hill
  Andrew Painter
  Massimo Bertolini
  Cristian Brandi
7–5, 7–6
2000   Julien Boutter
  Michaël Llodra
  Julien Benneteau
  Nicolas Mahut
2–6, 6–4, 7–5
2001   Julian Knowle
  Lorenzo Manta
  Cedric Kauffmann
  Frédéric Niemeyer
3–6, 6–4, 6–3
2002   Noam Behr
  Jonathan Erlich
  Julien Benneteau
  Lionel Roux
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2003   Benjamin Cassaigne
  Rik de Voest
  Brandon Coupe
  Scott Humphries
6–7(17–19), 7–6(7–5), 7–6(13–11)
2004   Michal Mertiňák
  Alexander Waske
  Emilio Benfele Álvarez
  Jun Kato
6–4, 7–6(7–1)
2005   Sanchai Ratiwatana
  Sonchat Ratiwatana
  Jean-Christophe Faurel
  Nicolas Renavand
6–3, 6–2
2006   Jean-François Bachelot
  Stéphane Robert
  Sanchai Ratiwatana
  Sonchat Ratiwatana
7–6(7–5), 6–3
2007   Michal Mertiňák (2)
  Robin Vik
  Łukasz Kubot
  Dick Norman
6–2, 6–4
2008   Florin Mergea
  Horia Tecău
  Jean-Claude Scherrer
  Márcio Torres
7–5, 7–5
2009   Arnaud Clément
  Édouard Roger-Vasselin
  Martin Fischer
  Martin Slanar
4–6, 6–2, [10–3]
2010   Nicolas Mahut
  Édouard Roger-Vasselin (2)
  Harsh Mankad
  Adil Shamasdin
6–2, 6–4
2011   Pierre-Hugues Herbert
  Nicolas Renavand
  Nicolas Mahut
  Édouard Roger-Vasselin
3–6, 6–4, [10–5]
2012   Laurynas Grigelis
  Uladzimir Ignatik
  Dustin Brown
  Jonathan Marray
4–6, 7–6(11–9), [10–0]
2013   Sanchai Ratiwatana (2)
  Sonchat Ratiwatana (2)
  Philipp Marx
  Florin Mergea
7–5, 6–4
2014   Henri Kontinen
  Konstantin Kravchuk
  Pierre-Hugues Herbert
  Albano Olivetti
6–4, 6–7(3–7), [10–7]
2015   Andreas Beck
  Jan Mertl
  Rameez Junaid
  Adil Shamasdin
6–2, 3–6, [10–3]
2016   Ken Skupski
  Neal Skupski
  Yoshihito Nishioka
  Aldin Šetkić
4–6, 6–3, [10–6]
2017   Roman Jebavý
  Igor Zelenay
  Dino Marcan
  Tristan-Samuel Weissborn
7–6(7–4), 6–7(4–7), [10–6]
2018   Romain Arneodo
  Tristan-Samuel Weissborn
  Antonio Šančić
  Ken Skupski
6–3, 1–6, [10–4]
2019   Robert Galloway
  Nathaniel Lammons
  Javier Barranco Cosano
  Raúl Brancaccio
4–6, 7–6(7–4), [10–8]

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