October 2012

Del Potro Upsets Federer to Win Swiss Indoors

October 28, 2012

Argentine Juan Martin del Potro finally got off the schneid against No. 1-ranked Roger Federer this afternoon, defeating the hometown favorite 6-4, 6-7 (5), 7-6 (3) in the finals of the Swiss Indoors Basel. Del Potro had lost seven straight matches to Federer, including six this year. The big Argentine improved to 3-13 lifetime against […]

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Del Potro Defeats Zemlja to Claim Vienna Championship

October 21, 2012

Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina defeated Slovenian qualifier Grega Zemlja 7-5, 6-3 in the final of the Erste Bank Open in Vienna this afternoon. Zemlja, an unlikely finalist, ranked No. 70 in the world, had knocked off No. 3 seed Tommy Haas in the quarterfinals and No. 2 seed Janko Tipsarevic in the […]

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Djokovic Defeats Tsonga to Win Third China Open

October 7, 2012

Novak Djokovic, playing his first tournament since losing to Andy Murray in the U.S. Open final, returned to his winning ways earlier today, defeating Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-6 (4), 6-2 to capture his third China Open championship. The top-seeded and second-ranked Serbian has won the Beijing tournament every year he has entered it, with previous […]

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