A group of talented Americans stepped up to the plate around the world, including in Germany, Paris, Italy and Charleston. As the end of the season comes barreling in, here are the top American movers and shakers as the tours head into their final tournaments of the year:
Champion, Eckental Challenger
On Sunday, Korda picked up his first professional title on the ATP Challenger tour in Eckental, Germany. The 20-year-old dropped only one set during the tournament, and finished off the final with a 6-4, 6-4 win over Ramkumar Ramanthan. He jumps up to No. 116 in the rankings.