David Goffin

  • David Goffin upsets Jurgen Melzer in first round at Winston-Salem 2 days ago

    Belgian qualifier David Goffin extended his winning streak to 23 matches on Monday when he beat defending champion Jurgen Melzer of Austria 6-3, 6-4 in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open, a tuneup for next week's US Open. Goffin won his first ATP Tour title last month in Kitzbuhel, Austria....
  • Andy Murray opens Wimbledon defence with a win over David Goffin June 23, 2014

    London: Andy Murray came onto the Centre Court to a standing ovation and walked off to another as he began his Wimbledon title defence on Monday with a straight-set victory against David Goffin. In keeping with tradition, Murray had the honor of playing the opening match on the Centre Court as...
  • Jo-Wilfried Tsonga reaches 2nd round at Wimbledon June 24, 2013

    London: Sixth-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France eased into the second round of Wimbledon with a 7-6 (4), 6-4, 6-3 win over David Goffin of Belgium on Monday. Tsonga, who reached the semifinals at the grass-court tournament last year, served 18 aces and hit 48 winners on Court 2. Tsonga will next face...
  • Djokovic beats David Goffin in straight sets at Roland Garros May 29, 2013

    Paris: Novak Djokovic showed glimpses of frailty along with his usual ruthless streak as he eased past French Open opponent David Goffin on Tuesday by moving through the gears whenever the first-round tie looked like getting tricky. Djokovic wrapped up a 7-6(5), 6-4, 7-5 win in a little over two...
  • Shock defeats for Raonic, Isner at Valencia Open October 25, 2012

    Valencia: Milos Raonic and John Isner were knocked out of the Valencia Open by lower-ranked opponents on Wednesday, denting their chances of clinching one of two remaining berths at next month's World Tour finals in London. Eighth-seeded Canadian Raonic lost his first-round match against Luxembourg's Gilles Muller 7-5, 7-6, while American...
  • Impressive Berdych outlasts Goffin at US Open August 29, 2012

    New York: Sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych advanced to the second round of the US Open with a straight-set win. Berdych beat 56th-ranked David Goffin of Belgium 7-5, 6-3, 6-3 on Tuesday. The 21-year-old Goffin had reached a career-high ranking after making the round of 16 at the French Open and the third...
  • Del Potro, Fish reach 4th round at Wimbledon July 1, 2012

    London: Argentine ninth seed Juan Martin del Potro booked his passage into the fourth round at Wimbledon with a commanding straight-sets win over Japan's Kei Nishikori. Del Potro fought off a second-set challenge from the 19th seed to win 6-3, 7-6 (3), 6-1 and set up a match with either seventh...
  • Murray fights pain, Nadal wins easily May 31, 2012

    Paris: Fourth seed Andy Murray, grimacing in pain, battled his way into the third round of the French Open on Thursday by defeating Finn Jarkko Nieminen 1-6 6-4 6-1 6-2 despite back problems. Defending champion Rafa Nadal's progress was rather more swift. The Spaniard, aiming for a record seventh French Open...