Australian Open: Nicolas Almagro Denies Money-Grab After 23-Minute Match

Australian Open: Nicolas Almagro Denies Money-Grab After 23-Minute Match

Nicolas Almagro withdrew from the Australian Open due to a calf injury when he was 0-4 down in the first set against France's Jeremy Chardy, but walked away with a Aus $50,000 (USD 37,400) cheque as a first-round loser

Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy Bow Out of Mexico Open
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Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy Bow Out of Mexico Open

Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy proved to be no match to Austria's Oliver Marach and Fabrice Martin of France, going down 2-6, 4-6 in the first round.

Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy Lose Delray Beach Open Semi-Finals
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Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy Lose Delray Beach Open Semi-Finals

Leander Paes and Jeremy Chardy suffered a 2-6 3-6 defeat to to defending champions Bob and Mike Bryan.

Juan Martin Del Potro Downs Jeremy Chardy to Reach Delray Beach Semis
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Juan Martin Del Potro Downs Jeremy Chardy to Reach Delray Beach Semis

Juan Martin Del Potro dispatched fifth seed Jeremy Chardy 6-2, 6-3 in the Delray Beach quarter-finals.

Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy Enter Semi-Finals of Delray Beach Open

Leander Paes-Jeremy Chardy Enter Semi-Finals of Delray Beach Open

Leader Paes and Jeremy Chardy staged a strong comeback to register a 6-3, 4-6, 10-6 victory over Marcel Granollers and Sam Groth.

Juan Martin del Potro Powers Into ATP Delray Beach Open Quarter-Finals
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Juan Martin del Potro Powers Into ATP Delray Beach Open Quarter-Finals

Juan Martin del Potro entered the ATP Delray Beach Open as a wildcard. This was his only the second match of his comeback after sitting out for nearly a year.

Leander Paes-Jermey Chardy Advance to Quarterfinals of Delray Beach Open
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Leander Paes-Jermey Chardy Advance to Quarterfinals of Delray Beach Open

Leander Paes-Jermey Chardy brushed aside fourth seeded American combination of Eric Butorac and Scott Lipsky 6-4, 7-5 at the Delray Beach Tennis Center.

Roger Federer survives scare to reach Brisbane final
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Roger Federer survives scare to reach Brisbane final

Roger Federer was outplayed for large parts of the match but lifted when it mattered to beat the eighth seeded Chardy in three sets 6-3, 6-7 (3/7), 6-3.

Threat to No. 1 spot
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Threat to No. 1 spot 'not a distraction', says Novak Djokovic

The top seed in Beijing remained on course to reclaim the title he won last year after he defeated Fernando Verdasco 7-5, 2-6, 6-2, while women's top-ranked player Serena Williams also edged into the last eight.

Somdev Devvarman knocked out of China Open in first round
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Somdev Devvarman knocked out of China Open in first round

It was a comfortable win for the Spaniard Fernando Verdasco despite first set heroics by Somdev Devvarman. Verdasco faces Novak Djokovic in the next round.

Somdev Devvarman qualifies for China Open, faces world No.31 Fernando Verdasco
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Somdev Devvarman qualifies for China Open, faces world No.31 Fernando Verdasco

Ranked 97, the Indian ace recorded a 3-6 7-6(5) 6-3 win over his rival, who is placed 12 places above Somdev, in the second and final round of the qualifying event.

Spain sweep Ukraine 5-0 in Davis Cup playoff tie
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Spain sweep Ukraine 5-0 in Davis Cup playoff tie

Marc Lopez and Fernando Verdasco both won reverse singles matches on Sunday to give Spain a 5-0 sweep of Ukraine in their Davis Cup World Group playoff.

Davis Cup: Rafael Nadal puts Spain on brink of victory
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Davis Cup: Rafael Nadal puts Spain on brink of victory

Spain lead Ukraine 2-0 in World Group play-off after the US Open champion thrashed Sergiy Stakhovsky 6-0, 6-0, 6-4.

Gael Monfils reaches Winston-Salem semi-finals
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Gael Monfils reaches Winston-Salem semi-finals

The 15th seeded Monfils will Friday face off for a place in the final when he takes on Ukrainian tenth seed Alexandr Dolgopolov, who beat Lu Yen-hsun of Taiwan 7-6 (7/2), 6-3.

Roger Federer waits on final racquet decision
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Roger Federer waits on final racquet decision

Federer will test his new larger racquet at the Swiss Open this week and will make a decision later on whether to use it in the run-up to the US Open.

Carlos Berlocq upsets Fernando Verdasco to win Swedish Open
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Carlos Berlocq upsets Fernando Verdasco to win Swedish Open

It was the second ATP final of the 30-year-old Argentine's career.

Tomas Berdych, Nicolas Almagro knocked out of Swedish Open
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Tomas Berdych, Nicolas Almagro knocked out of Swedish Open

Unseeded Thiemo De Bakker of the Netherlands beat top-seeded Berdych 7-5, 7-5, while second-seeded Almagro was defeated by Spanish compatriot Fernando Verdasco 6-4, 4-6, 7-5.

Tomas Berdych, Nicolas Almagro  make last 8 at Swedish Open
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Tomas Berdych, Nicolas Almagro make last 8 at Swedish Open

Berdych, the No. 1 seed in the clay-court tournament, easily defeated Argentine Martin Alund 6-3, 6-0. It was the Czech's first match since losing to Novak Djokovic in the Wimbledon quarterfinals.

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