Thursday, May 19, 2022

Tournaments

Djokovic, Nadal advance to historic French Open final

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Roland Garros—Paris, France Top seed Novak Djokovic advanced to his first career French Open final on Friday after defeating former champion Roger Federer, 6-4, 7-5, 6-3. Avenging a loss to the Swiss star during last year's...

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...

Nadal, Murray and Tsonga win openers at Wimbledon

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Wimbledon—London, England No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal reached the second-round at Wimbledon on Tuesday, defeating Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci 7-6(0), 6-2, 6-3. After trailing 0-4 in the first set, Nadal used his experience before running away with...

Nadal, Federer reach quarters in Halle; Injured Tsonga loses at Queen’s Club

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Gerry Weber Open, Halle, Germany Second-round results: (2) Roger Federer defeats Florian Mayer 6-4, 7-5; (1) Rafael Nadal defeats Lukas Lacko 7-5, 6-1; Tommy Haas defeats (6) Marcel Granollers 6-3, 6-4; (8) Philipp Kohlschreiber defeats...

Hewitt upsets Federer for Brisbane title; Wawrinka captures Chennai crown

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BRISBANE INTERNATIONAL PRESENTED BY SUNCORP, Brisbane, Australia Australian Lleyton Hewitt won the 29th title of his career in Brisbane, Australia on Sunday, defeating top seed Roger Federer 6-1, 4-6, 6-3. After breezing through the first...

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...

Recap: Djokovic, Federer win five setters to reach French Open semifinals

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Roland Garros—Paris, France On a day which saw many plot twists before the final ball was struck, top seed Novak Djokovic and No. 3 seed Roger Federer both escaped with five set victories to reach...

Melzer wins in Holland; Harrison advances in Eastbourne

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UNICEF Open—'s-Hertogenbosch, The Netherlands First-round results: Mate Pavic defeats (4) Robin Haase 6-4, 7-6(2); Benoit Paire defeats David Goffin 6-1, 6-4; Oliver Rochus defeats Malek Jaziri 6-3, 4-0; (3) Jurgen Melzer defeats Igor Kunitsyn...

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...