Thursday, August 11, 2022

Tournaments

Wimbledon 2012: Men’s draw preview and analysis

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by: Nima Naderi Locked in a race to finish No. 1 in the world by the end of the tournament, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer all have a little extra incentive to play...

Nadal wins seventh French Open title over Djokovic

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Roland Garros—Paris, France World No. 2 Rafael Nadal won his seventh French Open title on Monday in a rain-delayed final, defeating Novak Djokovic 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 7-5. In a match that lasted two days because of...

Djokovic reaches quarterfinals in China; Murray makes final eight in Tokyo

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China Open, Beijing, China Second-round results: (1) Novak Djokovic defeats Carlos Berlocq 6-1, 6-3; Florian Mayer defeats Marius Copil 3-6, 6-3, 6-2; Jurgen Melzer defeats (6) Alexandr Dolgopolov 7-6(9), 2-6, 6-1. ***** Rakuten Japan Open Tennis...

Nadal, Murray & Federer make sweet sixteen at Aussie Open; Dimitrov defeats Raonic

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Australian Open—Melbourne Singles - Third Round Rafael Nadal (ESP) d. Gael Monfils (FRA) 61 62 63 Andy Murray (GBR) d. Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 76(2) 64 62 Roger Federer (SUI) d. Teymuraz Gabashvili (RUS)...

Murray slays Karlovic at Wimbledon; Ferrer, Roddick, Baker advance

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Wimbledon—London, England No. 4 seed Andy Murray overcame big serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic at Wimbledon on Thursday, prevailing 7-5, 6-7(5), 6-2, 7-6(4) to reach the third-round. Surviving 17 aces by his opponent, Murray dropped 11 aces...

Nadal suffers earliest loss at Wimbledon since 2005, falls to Rosol

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Wimbledon—London, England Two-time former winner Rafael Nadal suffered his earliest loss at a major since the second-round of the 2005 Wimbledon Championships when unhearaled Czech Lukas Rosol took him out, 6-7(9), 6-4, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4. The...

Raonic, Kohlschreiber win openers in Halle

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Gerry Weber Open—Halle, Germany First-round results: (5) Milos Raonic defeats Philipp Petzschner 7-5, 7-6(1); (8) Philipp Kohlschreiber defeats Dustin Brown 7-6(4), 7-6(4); Mikhail Youzhny defeats Robin Haase 6-3, 6-2; Cedrik-Marcel Stebe defeats Carlos Berlocq 6-3, 3-6,...

Men’s French Open final halted by rain

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Roland Garros—Paris, France The French Open men's final—which was led 6-4, 6-3, 2-6, 1-2 by Rafael Nadal over Novak Djokovic—will resume at 1 PM local time in Paris on Monday because of rain. After losing the...

Del Potro wins Syndey title; Isner captures Auckland crown

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APIA INTERNATIONAL SYDNEY, Sydney, Australia Top seed Juan Martin del Potro won his 18th career ATP World Tour title on Saturday in Sydney, Australia, cruising past Bernard Tomic 6-3, 6-1 in less than an hour....

Djokovic, Federer cruise into Wimbledon second-round; Berdych, Isner ousted

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Wimbledon—London, England Defending champion Novak Djokovic overcame a slow start in defensive of his Wimbledon title on Monday, defeating former No. 1 and French Open winner Juan Carlos Ferrero, 6-3, 6-3, 6-1. Trailing 2-1 in the...

Contact Point

Kyrgios Wins Washington Title Over Nishioka

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Citi Open—Washington, DC, U.S.A. Australian Nick Kyrgios captured his second career Citi Open title in Washington, D.C. on Sunday, defeating speed Japanese star Yoshihito Nishioka 64,...