Fernando Verdasco

  • Fernando Verdasco wins US Men's Clay Court 14-04-2014 08:40 AM

    Houston: Fernando Verdasco won the US Men's Clay Court Championship on Sunday for his sixth ATP World Tour title and first since 2010, beating Spanish compatriot Nicolas Almagro 6-3, 7-6 (4). The 30-year-old Verdasco ended a six-match losing streak in tournament finals. He also reached the doubles final and had...
  • Nicolas Almagro, Fernando Verdasco advance to Clay Court final 13-04-2014 10:22 AM

    Houston: Nicolas Almagro and Fernando Verdasco set up an all-Spanish final in the US Men's Clay Court Championship. The fourth-seeded Verdasco beat Colombia's Santiago Giraldo 6-4, 7-5 on Saturday, and the third-seeded Almagro advanced when American Sam Querrey pulled out because of a back injury. Almagro, a 12-time winner on...
  • Fernando Verdasco advances to Clay Court semi-finals 12-04-2014 10:07 AM

    Fourth-seeded Fernando Verdasco beat Donald Young Jr. 7-6 (1), 6-1 on Friday in the quarter-finals of the US Men's Clay Court Championships. Verdasco, from Spain, will face Santiago Giraldo in the semi-finals on Saturday. Giraldo beat Colombian compatriot Alejandro Gonzalez 6-3, 6-4. Sam Querrey beat Dustin Brown 6-3, 6-7 (8),...
  • Spanish duo upset Bryan brothers in London finale 12-11-2013 08:41 AM

    London: American duo Bob and Mike Bryan's incredible year ended in disapppointment when they were beaten by Spain's Fernando Verdasco and David Marrero in the ATP Tour Finals doubles final on Monday. Verdasco and Marrero, the sixth seeds, upset the favourites 7-5 6-7(3) 10-7 as the title went to a...
  • Leander Paes-Radek Stepanek lose in ATP World Tour Finals 06-11-2013 07:57 PM

    London: Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek went down against Spain's David Marrero and Fernando Verdasco in their second match of the ATP World Tour Finals on Wednesday. Verdasco and Marrero won the closely contested tie 6-4, 7-6 (5). The Indo-Czech pair had made a good start in the tournament beating...
  • Gasquet stays on course for London as Tsonga crashes out 30-10-2013 09:00 AM

    Paris: Richard Gasquet kept his ATP World Tour finals hopes alive when he overcame Fernando Verdasco 7-5 6-7(6) 6-3 to reach the Paris Masters third round as fellow Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the race on Tuesday. Ninth seed Gasquet, enjoying his best season since he reached the last...
  • Djokovic, Nadal kick off race to top ranking with easy wins 01-10-2013 02:09 PM

    World number one Novak Djokovic and the man who can dislodge him from the top spot by next week, Rafa Nadal, kicked off their China Open campaign with straight set victories on Tuesday. Defending champion Djokovic needed just 54 minutes to crush his Czech opponent Lukas Rosol 6-0 6-3 without...
  • Spain sweep Ukraine 5-0 in Davis Cup playoff 15-09-2013 11:59 PM

    Madrid: 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. Lopez beat Denys Molchanov 6-3, 6-3 before Verdasco dispatched Vladyslav Manafov 6-2, 6-1. Lopez had paired with Rafael Nadal to win Saturday's...
  • Davis Cup: Nadal, Verdasco give Spain 2-0 lead over Ukraine 13-09-2013 10:00 PM

    Madrid: Rafael Nadal and Fernando Verdasco both won on Friday to give Spain a 2-0 lead over Ukraine in their Davis Cup World Group playoff. Nadal overwhelmed Sergiy Stakhovsky 6-0, 6-0, 6-4 to secure the hosts' second point on the outdoor red clay at the Caja Magica after Verdasco had...
  • Nadal ready to empty tank to help Spain stay in top tier 12-09-2013 09:14 AM

    A tired Rafael Nadal is ready to give his all for Spain in this weekend's Davis Cup playoff against Ukraine after a draining US Open brought him his 13th grand slam title. With his country's elite World Group status in the balance, Nadal is ready to put his aching limbs...
  • Nadal to make Davis Cup return for Spain 02-09-2013 10:45 PM

    Madrid: Rafael Nadal has returned to the Spain team as they seek to maintain their Davis Cup World Group status with a playoff tie against Ukraine in Madrid later this month, captain Alex Corretja said on Monday. The world number two, currently competing at the US Open in New York,...
  • Berlocq upsets Verdasco to win Swedish Open 14-07-2013 10:34 PM

    Bastad: Carlos Berlocq upset eighth-seeded Fernando Verdasco to win the clay-court Swedish Open 7-5, 6-1 on Sunday for his first ATP Tour title. Berlocq broke the Spaniard's serve twice in the second set after a grueling opening set that lasted more than an hour. It was the second ATP final...
  • Fernando Verdasco, Carlos Berlocq to meet in Swedish Open final 13-07-2013 10:13 PM

    Bastad, Sweden: Fernando Verdasco and Carlos Berlocq will play for the Swedish Open title on Sunday. Spain's Verdasco, seeded eighth in the clay-court tournament, beat fifth-seeded Grigor Dimitrov in the first semi-final on Saturday. Verdasco came from behind and broke the Bulgarian's serve in the third set to win 7-6(3),...
  • Top seeds Berdych, Almagro lose at Swedish Open 12-07-2013 09:37 PM

    Bastad: Top seeds Tomas Berdych and Nicolas Almagro were knocked out in the Swedish Open quarter-finals on Friday. 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. Berdych and Almagro were playing their second...
  • Verdasco, Troicki advance at Swedish Open 10-07-2013 09:03 AM

    Bastad, Sweden: Spain's Fernando Verdasco and Viktor Troicki of Serbia won in straights sets Tuesday as they advanced to the second round of the Swedish Open. Verdasco, who pushed eventual Wimbledon champion Andy Murray to five sets in the quarter-finals, had 12 aces in eliminating Sweden's Andreas Vinciguerra 6-4, 7-6...
  • Murray comes back from 2 sets down to beat Verdasco in quarters 03-07-2013 11:50 PM

    London: Andy Murray rallied from two sets down Wednesday to beat Fernando Verdasco and reach the Wimbledon semifinals. Murray, who lost to Roger Federer in last year's final at the All England Club, overcame Verdasco 4-6, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, 7-5. Murray became the first British man since 1938 to reach...
  • Lopez beats Verdasco, reaches Eastbourne semis 20-06-2013 08:03 PM

    Eastbourne: Feliciano Lopez won a match between two Spanish lefthanders to reach the Eastbourne semi-finals, beating Fernando Verdasco 6-4, 7-6 (6) on Thursday. The match was delayed for 90 minutes by light rain. Just one break of serve at 2-2 decided the opening set, and Verdasco was unhappy about the...
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