Tagged with Berdych

The Business End of the Australian Open

The Business End of the Australian Open

We’re now well into the final week of the Australian Open, and we’re down to the last four, incidentally with only one from the ATP top four ranked players – Rafael Nadal. It is very unusual for one in particular, Novak Djokovic to be absent from the final, not to mention the semi-finals, as over … Continue reading

What’s going on in the World of Tennis?

What’s going on in the World of Tennis?

The latest happenings in the tennis world, rounded up for you. The Sony Open in Miami is underway and Britain’s Laura Robson has got herself off to a good start. The 19-year old couldn’t have won the first set in much better fashionn in her first round match against Italy’s Camila Giorgi, winning the first … Continue reading

Djokovic Dominates Dubai

Djokovic Dominates Dubai

It was seeds 1 and 4 who met in the final of the ATP Dubai Masters 500; Novak Djokovic and Tomas Berdych. The Serbian hoping to extend his lead at the top of the ATP rankings, and Berdych hoping to be the first male Czech player to be a tournament champion, following in the footsteps … Continue reading

The Pick of the Matches so far in Dubai

The Pick of the Matches so far in Dubai

All of the top four seeds reached the semi-finals in the Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships. So far, they’ve had all had quite an easy ride. Top seed, Novak Djokovic,  had an easy draw up until the quarter-final, where he faced seventh seeded Andreas Seppi. Yet, he maintained his composure and stamina throughout the match, … Continue reading

It’s almost Semi-Final time in London

It’s almost Semi-Final time in London

The semi-finals are fast approaching at the ATP World Tour Finals with Group A concluding their matches last night. Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray are the players to advance from Group A. Tomas Berdych and Jo-Wilfred Tsonga have missed out on progressign to the semi-finals. Meanwhile in Group B, Wimbledon champion Roger Federer has already … Continue reading

Murray Wins Tour Finals Opener

Murray Wins Tour Finals Opener

Andy Murray beat world number 6 Tomas Berdych 3-6 6-3 6-4 in his first ATP World Tour Finals 2012 match, taking him just over 2 hours. After his first set defeat, in which he wasted numerous break points, Murray got himslef back on track and took the second set. The packed O2 arena then saw … Continue reading

The New World No.1 is into the Final

Novak Djokovic – the new No.1 – looked as though he’d have an easy ride from the start of the tournament, with Tsonga and Berdych being his largest threats; However, Berdych beat Tsonga 6-3, 7-6 in the quater-final, leaving 5th seed Thomas Berdych to play 2nd seed Novak Djokovic in the semi-final. Djokovic said: “Obviously it’s … Continue reading