By: Lee Yu-cheng and Elizabeth Hsu
Taipei, May 15 (CNA) Taiwan’s top tennis player Lu Yen-hsun (盧彥勳) suffered a loss Sunday
in the singles final of the ATP Seoul Challenger tournament, which was his first tournament since undergoing surgery on his elbow early this year.
Lu was defeated by Sergiy Stakhovsky from Ukraine 6-4, 3-6 and 6-7 (7-9) at the Seoul Challenger, which carries total prize money of US$100,000.
The tournament was also Lu’s first official match this year.
The 38-year-old, who holds the 108th spot on the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) singles rankings, had not played any matches since undergoing the surgery to have bone chips removed from his elbow early this year. [FULL STORY]