Tennis-French/Wimbledon double still the ultimate challenge
LONDON, June 28 A lot has changed since tennis turned professional in 1968, from the colour of the balls to players’ hairstyles and advances in racket and string technology.
Aug 15 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Cincinnati Masters Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Wednesday Pablo Andujar(Spain)beat 7-Janko Tipsarevic(Serbia)6-4 4-1 (Tipsarevic retired) Milos Raonic(Canada)beat Marcos Baghdatis(Cyprus)6-7(6) 6-3 6-4 Radek Stepanek(Czech Republic)beat 8-Juan Monaco(Argentina)7-6(2) 6-1 14-Kei Nishikori(Japan)beat James Blake(U.S.)2-6 6-4 6-4 3-Andy Murray(Britain)beat Sam Querrey(U.S.)6-2 6-4 12-Marin Cilic(Croatia)beat Jesse Levine(U.S.)7-5 7-6(6) Jeremy Chardy(France)beat Denis Istomin(Uzbekistan)6-4 6-3 2-Novak Djokovic(Serbia)beat Andreas Seppi(Italy)7-6(4) 6-2 6-Juan Martin Del Potro(Argentina)beat Tommy Haas(Germany)7-5 6-2 10-Mardy Fish(U.S.)beat Carlos Berlocq(Argentina)6-3 6-1 Nikolay Davydenko(Russia)beat Florian Mayer(Germany)6-3 6-3 Viktor Troicki(Serbia)beat Lleyton Hewitt(Australia)6-2 6-0
EASTBOURNE, England, June 27 Novak Djokovic's Wimbledon preparations were left drenched and flapping in England's south coast wind on Tuesday as Eastbourne's Aegon International was scrapped for the day with no matches completed due to rain.
June 27 Briton Jamie Murray believes his doubles victory at Queen's with Brazilian Bruno Soares has given the pair a much-needed boost ahead of next week's Wimbledon as the duo target their third grand slam title.