Archive | February, 2013

Tsonga saves Match Point to Win in Marseille

February 24, 2013

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Marseille, France – Jo-Wilfried Tsonga enjoyed a successful comeback after saving a match point against Tomas Berdych in front of a home crowd at the Open 13 final in Marseille.  He beat the top seed 3-6, 7-6 (6), 6-4 in two hours and 10 minutes. Berdych started the match as the favourite, […]

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Petra Kvitova Champion in Dubai

February 24, 2013

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Dubai, UAE – Former Wimbledon champion, Petra Kvitova has proven once more that she has what it takes to win on a big occasion after beating Sara Errani 6-2, 1-6, 6-1 and lift the Dubai Duty Free Championships title. Welcome back Petra Kvitova.  The 22-year old silenced her critics after securing her […]

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Rafael Nadal – It’s a Matter of Time

February 17, 2013

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Rafael Nadal is back. How long have his fans and supporters been waiting to hear those words? A very long 222 days. Time is a great healer, or so we are told. The Spaniard may have been back for less than two weeks, but in that time he has reached the singles […]

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Juan Martín del Potro Crowned Rotterdam Champion

February 17, 2013

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By Lisa-Marie Burrows Juan Martin del Potro defeats Julien Benneteau in straight sets to win the ATP World Tour 500 indoor title in Rotterdam today. Second seed Juan Martin del Potro comfortably dispatched of Julien Benneteau 7=6, 6-3 to lift the title at the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament and has won his 14th tour-level […]

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