Posts Tagged Men’s tennis

Wheelchair tennis champion in attempted carjacking

PRETORIA, South Africa (AP) — Wheelchair tennis’ U.S. Open champion Lucas Sithole and his brother were dragged out of their car by four armed men in a late-night carjacking attempt in their native South Africa, the sport’s national federation said Saturday.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Verdasco advances to Clay Court semifinals

Fernando Verdasco, of Spain, returns a shot to Donald Young in the first set of their quarterfinals match in the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship Friday, April 11, 2014, in Houston. (AP Photo/Pat Sullivan)

HOUSTON (AP) — Fourth-seeded Fernando Verdasco beat Donald Young Jr. 7-6 (1), 6-1 on Friday in the quarterfinals of the U.S. Men’s Clay Court Championships.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,

Garcia-Lopez upsets Paire to reach Hassan II semis

CASABLANCA, Morocco (AP) — Eighth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain beat third-seeded Benoit Paire of France 7-5, 7-6 (4) on Friday to reach the semifinals of the Grand Prix Hassan II.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Davydenko beats Mayer to win BMW Open

Nikolay Davydenko of Russia returns the ball to Florian Mayer of Germany during their final match at the ATP tennis tournament BMW Open in Munich, southern Germany, on Sunday, May 1, 2011. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader)

MUNICH (AP) — Nikolay Davydenko won his second BMW Open title on Sunday by beating Florian Mayer of Germany 6-3, 3-6, 6-1.

Read the rest of this entry »

Tags: , , , , , , ,