Lukas Rosol

  • Czech Republic overpower Japan in Davis Cup 06-04-2014 05:29 PM

    Tokyo: Lukas Rosol and Jiri Vesely won their reverse singles on Sunday as the Czech Republic completed a 5-0 sweep of Japan in the Davis Cup quarterfinals. Rosol beat Yasutaka Uchiyama 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 and Vesely overpowered Taro Daniel 6-4, 6-4 to complete the one-sided tie. The Czech team secured...
  • Czechs ease to Davis Cup victory over Japan 05-04-2014 04:57 PM

    The Czech Republic wasted little time wrapping up their Davis Cup quarter-final tie against Japan after the defending champions eased to a straight sets victory in the doubles rubber on Saturday to take an unassailable 3-0 lead in Tokyo. After battling to singles wins on Friday, Radek Stepanek and Lukas...
  • Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic to meet in Dubai semi-finals 28-02-2014 09:24 AM

    Five-times champion Roger Federer brushed aside Lukas Rosol on Thursday to set up a mouthwatering semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in the Dubai Championship. Federer eased through 6-2 6-2 while holder Djokovic enjoyed a walkover when quarter-final opponent Mikhail Youzhny withdrew through illness. Third seed Tomas Berdych, who finished runner-up...
  • Dudi Sela upsets sixth-seeded Lukas Rosol in Zagreb 05-02-2014 08:09 PM

    Zagreb: Israel's Dudi Sela upset sixth-seeded Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-3, 7-6 (2) on Wednesday to advance to the quarter-finals of the Zagreb Indoors tournament. Sela got off to an easy start and took a 5-3 lead in the second set before Rosol broke back to force a...
  • Isner hits 27 aces, advances at Paris Masters 30-10-2013 07:58 PM

    Paris: John Isner and defending champion David Ferrer advanced to the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday. Isner used 27 aces to beat Polish qualifier Michal Przysiezny 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3, and Ferrer overcame Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-0, 2-6, 6-3. A semi-finalist two years ago,...
  • Haas beats Rosol in 3 sets to reach Vienna final 19-10-2013 07:44 PM

    Vienna: Robin Haase of the Netherlands upset top-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 7-5, 7-6 (4) on Saturday to set up a final against Tommy Haas at the Erste Bank Open. Haase failed to serve out the match at 5-4 but won six of the last seven points in the tiebreaker against the...
  • Radek Stepanek, Lukas Rosol reach 2nd round in Vienna 15-10-2013 12:01 AM

    Vienna: Radek Stepanek and Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic earned straight-set wins in the opening round of the Erste Bank Open on Monday. The fifth-seeded Stepanek beat Martin Fischer of Austria 7-5, 6-3, despite being broken three times in the opening set. He converted six of his own 13...
  • 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...
  • Year after beating Nadal, Rosol loses in 1st round 24-06-2013 08:28 PM

    London: A year after stunning Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Lukas Rosol lost his first-round match at the All England Club against a qualifier ranked 121st. Rosol, who came in ranked 35th, was beaten 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (5), 6-7 (4), 6-4 Monday by Germany's Julian Reister. Their match was on tiny...
  • Davis Cup: No Radek Stepanek in QF opening singles 04-04-2013 04:09 PM

    Astana: Czech Republic have rested Radek Stepanek and chose Jan Hajek and Lukas Rosol to try to give the Davis Cup defending champions a good start against hosts Kazakhstan in the opening singles of their quarterfinal on Friday. The Czechs are already without injured world No. 6 Tomas Berdych, while...
  • Nadal vows to make Australian Open, says director 27-11-2012 04:36 PM

    Melbourne: World No.4 Rafael Nadal has given his word he will be ready to play at the Australian Open in January, tournament director Craig Tiley said Tuesday. The 11-time Grand Slam champion hasn't appeared on court since a shock defeat to 100th-ranked Lukas Rosol in the second round of Wimbledon...