08 May Niland wins Israel Open
Conor Niland wins Israel Open
Conor Niland today defeated the number 4 seed Thiago Alves (BRA) 57 76(5) 63 to win the $100,000 Challenger event in Ramat Hasharon.
As a result of this win, Niland is the current Irish No. 1. Earlier this year, he achieved a place in the third round of the Australian Open and was a member of the Irish team that defeated Turkey. More recently he achieved a place in the quarter final of the mens singles at the Jersey Challenger 2010