Thursday, May 19, 2022

Analysis

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...

Federer reaches semifinals in Halle over Raonic; Nadal ousted

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Gerry Weber Open—Halle, Germany Quarterfinal results: (2) Roger Federer defeats (5) Milos Raonic 6-7(4), 6-4, 7-6(3); (8) Philipp Kohlschreiber defeats (1) Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-4; Mikhail Youzhny defeats Radek Stepanek 6-4, 4-6, 6-4. AEGON Championships, London, Great...

Ferrer reaches Auckland semifinal; del Potro into Sydney final four

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Heineken Open, Auckland, New Zealand Quarterfinal results: Yen-Hsun Lu defeats Steve Johnson 6-4, 6-4; (1) David Ferrer defeats Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-3, 5-7, 6-4; (3) John Isner defeats (5) Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-7(4), 7-6(4), 7-6(5); Roberto Bautista...

Paire wins in Auckland; Tomic prevails in Sydney

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Heineken Open, Auckland, New Zealand First-round results: (6) Benoit Paire defeats Michal Przysiezny 6-4, 6-2; Lukas Lacko defeats Jose Statham 6-3, 6-1; (5) Philipp Kohlschreiber defeats Pablo Carreno Busta 6-2, 3-6, 7-5; Yen-Hsun Lu defeats...

Berdych prevails in Japan; Cilic upset in China

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Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships, Tokyo, Japan First-round results: (7) Stanislas Wawrinka defeats Hiroki Moriya 7-5, 4-6, 6-4; Viktor Troicki defeats Robin Haase 6-2, 6-3; Lukas Lacko defeats Albert Ramos 6-0, 6-2; (2) Tomas Berdych...

Federer wins in Brisbane; Murray upset in Doha; Wawrinka moves on in Chennai

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BRISBANE INTERNATIONAL PRESENTED BY SUNCORP, Brisbane, Australia Second-round results: (2) Kei Nishikori defeats Matthew Ebden 6-2, 6-4; (1) Roger Federer defeats Jarkko Nieminen 6-4, 6-2; Marin Cilic defeats (5) Grigor Dimitrov 7-5, 7-5; Marinko Matosevic defeats Sam Querrey 5-7, 7-6(3), 6-4. ***** QATAR EXXONMOBIL OPEN, Doha, Qatar Second-round results: (1) Rafael...

Nadal, Murray reach fourth round at French Open

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Roland Garros—Paris, France Defending champ Rafael Nadal won his ninth straight set at this year's French Open, defeating Eduardo Schwank 6-1, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday. Winning 86 percent of his first serve points, Nadal struck 31...

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....

Roddick reaches Eastbourne final; Ferrer advances to Holland final

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AEGON International—Eastbourne, Great Britain Quarterfinal results: (3) Andreas Seppi defeats (7) Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-5, 2-1 ret.; Ryan Harrison defeats Denis Istomin 7-6(5), 6-4; Steve Darcis defeats Marinko Matosevic 6-2, 7-6(4); (6) Andy Roddick defeats Fabio...

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

Djokovic, Swiatek Win Italian Open Titles

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Internazionali BNL d’Italia—Rome, Italy World No. 1 Novak Djokovic captured his sixth Italian Open title on Sunday in Rome, Italy, defeating No. 4 seed Stefanos...