Lithuania's top-ranking tennis player Ričardas Berankis has secured a ticket to Rio de Janeiro Olympic Games.
Ričardas Berankis
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He also achieved his best ATP ranking after defeating Slovenian Grega Zemlja on Sunday at Gwangju Challenger Series tournament finals with a score of 6:3, 6:2.

Berankis won 90 ATP points which will put him in around 62th place at the ATP rankings.

It was the sixth Challenger career title and first this year for Berankis.

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