ATP Orleans Challenger

The ATP Orleans Challenger tennis tournament is played on indoor hard courts at the Palais des Sports in Orleans, France.

The first challenger tournament in Orleans was played in 2005 with Cyril Saulnier winning the singles and Julien Benneteau and Nicolas Mahut winning the doubles.

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2023 ATP Orleans Challenger

Location:Orleans, France
ATP Level:Challenger 125
Court Surface:Indoor Hard Courts
Draw Size:32 Singles, 16 Doubles
Prize Money:€145,000


The 2023 ATP Orleans Challenger was held at the Palais des Sports from the 25th of September to the 1st of October 2023.

The 2023 tennis tournament was played in the same week as the tennis tournaments in, AstanaBeijing, Braga, Bogota, Charleston, and Tokyo.


The player entry list for the 2023 tournament in Orleans has now been released and below is a selection of players who are participating in the singles in 2023.

  • Alex Molcan
  • Antoine Escoffier
  • Benjamin Bonzi
  • Benoit Paire
  • Constant Lestienne
  • David Goffin
  • Dennis Novak
  • Dino Prizmic
  • Gabriel Diallo
  • Gijs Brouwer
  • Giulio Zeppieri
  • Hugo Gaston
  • Hugo Grenier
  • Jack Draper
  • Jakub Mensik
  • Jesper de Jong
  • Kyrian Jacquet
  • Luca Nardi
  • Luca Van Assche
  • Marc-Andrea Huesler
  • Maxime Cressy
  • Otto Virtanen
  • Pierre-Hugues Herbert
  • Radu Albot
  • Richard Gasquet
  • Tomas Machac


Below is the schedule for the 2023 tournament in Orleans, with the singles and doubles finals being played on Sunday, the 1st of October 2023.

Monday – Day 125 September 2023Qualifying and 1st Round Matches
Tuesday – Day 226 September 20231st Round Matches
Wednesday – Day 327 September 20231st/2nd Round Matches
Thursday – Day 428 September 20232nd Round Matches
Friday – Day 529 September 2023Singles Quarterfinals/Doubles Semifinals
Saturday – Day 630 September 2023Singles Semifinals/Doubles Final
Sunday – Day 71 October 2023Singles Final


The draws for the 2023 singles and doubles tournaments in Orleans are now available to be viewed on the ATP Tour website (see links below).

Singles Qualifying: View Draw

Singles Main: View Draw

Doubles: View Draw

Seeded Players (Subject to Change)


  1. Richard Gasquet
  2. Hugo Gaston
  3. Benjamin Bonzi
  4. Michael Mmoh
  5. David Goffin
  6. Marc-Andrea Huesler
  7. Maxime Cressy
  8. Jack Draper

Prize Money and Points

The total prize money for the 2023 ATP Challenger tournament in Orleans will be €145,000, with the prize money and points being split as follows:

Men’s Singles

The winner of the singles tournament in 2023 received €19,650 and 125 ranking points, with the runner-up winning €11,570 and 75 ranking points.

Performance€ – PayoutATP Points
2nd Round€2,34511
1st Round€1,4200 or 5
Qualifying 2€7103
Qualifying 1€3550

Men’s Doubles

The winners of the doubles tournament in 2023 received €8,420 (€4,210 each and 125 ranking points, while the runners-up won €4,900 (€2,450 each) and 75 ranking points.

Performance€ – PayoutATP Points
1st Round€9900

Streaming Options

You will be able to stream matches live from the 2023 tournament in Orleans on Challenger TV.

Past Winners, Runners Up, and Results

The winner of the 2023 singles competition was Tomáš Macháč who beat Jack Draper 6–4, 4–6, 6–3 in the final.

Other notable winners of the singles event include David Goffin (2012), Nicolas Mahut (2008 and 2010), Radek Stepanek (2013), and Michael Llodra (2011).

The winners of the 2023 doubles competition were Constantin Frantzen and Hendrik Jebens who beat Henry Patten and John-Patrick Smith 7-6, 7-6 in the doubles final.

Men’s Singles

2023Tomáš MacháčJack Draper6–4, 4–6, 6–3
2022Gregoire BarrereQuentin Halys4–6, 6–3, 6–4
2021Henri LaaksonenDennis Novak6–1, 2–6, 6–2
2019Mikael YmerGrégoire Barrère6–3, 7–5
2018Aljaz BedeneAntoine Hoang4–6, 6–1, 7–6
2017Norbert GombosJulien Benneteau6–3, 5–7, 6–2
2016Pierre-Hugues HerbertNorbert Gombos7–5, 4–6, 6–3
2015Jan-Lennard StruffJerzy Janowicz5–7, 6–4, 6–3
2014Sergiy StakhovskyThomaz Bellucci6–2, 7–5
2013Radek StepanekLeonardo Mayer6–3, 6–4
2012David GoffinRuben Bemelmans6–4, 3–6, 6–3
2011Michael LlodraArnaud Clement7–5, 6–1
2010Nicolas MahutGrigor Dimitrov2-6, 7-6, 7-6
2009Xavier MalisseStéphane Robert6–1, 6–2
2008Nicolas MahutChristophe Rochus5–7, 6–1, 7–6
2007Olivier RochusNicolas Mahut6–4, 6–4
2006Olivier RochusMichael Llodra7–6, 7–6
2005Cyril SaulnierNicolas Mahut6–3, 6–4

Men’s Doubles

2023Constantin Frantzen and Hendrik JebensHenry Patten and John-Patrick Smith7-6, 7-6
2022Nicolas Mahut and Édouard Roger-VasselinMichael Geerts and Skander Mansouri6–2, 6–4
2021Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Albano OlivettiAntoine Hoang and Kyrian Jacquet6–2, 2–6, 11–9
2019Romain Arneodo and Hugo NysHans Podlipnik Castillo and Tristan-Samuel Weissborn6–7, 6–3, 10–1
2018Luke Bambridge and Jonny O’MaraYannick Maden and Tristan-Samuel Weissborn6–2, 6–4
2017Guillermo Durán and Andrés MolteniJonathan Eysseric and Tristan Lamasine6–3, 6–7, 13–11
2016Nikola Mektić and Franko ŠkugorAriel Behar and Andrei Vasilevski6–2, 7–5
2015Tristan Lamasine and Fabrice MartinKen Skupski and Neal Skupski6–4, 7–6
2014Thomaz Bellucci and André SáJames Cerretani and Andreas Siljeström5–7, 6–4, 10–8
2013Illya Marchenko and Sergiy StakhovskyRičardas Berankis and Franko Škugor7–5, 6–3
2012Lukáš Dlouhý and Gilles MüllerXavier Malisse and Ken Skupski6–2, 6–7, 10–7
2011Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas RenavandDavid Škoch and Simone Vagnozzi7–5, 6–3
2010Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas RenavandSébastien Grosjean and Nicolas Mahut7–6, 1–6, 10–6
2009Colin Fleming and Ken SkupskiSébastien Grosjean and Olivier Patience6–1, 6–1
2008Sergiy Stakhovsky and Lovro ZovkoJean-Claude Scherrer and Igor Zelenay7–6, 6–4
2007James Cerretani and Frank MoserTomasz Bednarek and Michał Przysiężny6–1, 7–6
2006Grégory Carraz and Dick NormanJérôme Haehnel and Jean-René Lisnard7–6, 6-1
2005Julien Benneteau and Nicolas MahutGrégory Carraz and Antony Dupuis3–6, 6–4, 6–2