London 2012: Philipp in singles & doubles27/07/12
Philipp, already competing with Christopher Kas at the Olympic Tennis event, takes Ivo Karlovic's place in the men's singles draw. The Croat has been forced to withdraw due to a foot injury.
In the first round to be played on Saturday, Philipp will face Slovak Lukas Lacko. Philiip has played him three times and won on all occasions.
In doubles, Philipp and partner Christopher Kas will square off against Russians Nikolay Davydenko and Mikhail Youhzny.