PABLO CUEVAS

  • Roger Federer wins Istanbul Open in straight sets Yesterday

    Istanbul: Top-seeded Roger Federer claimed his 85th title Sunday with a 6-3, 7-6 (11) win over Pablo Cuevas in the final of the Istanbul Open. The 17-time Grand Slam winner fended off strong resistance from the third-seeded Uruguayan, who saved four match points. Federer, who claimed his first title on clay since...
  • Grigor Dimitrov, Pablo Cuevas advance at Istanbul Open 4 days ago

    Istanbul: Second-seeded Grigor Dimitrov eased into the quarter-finals of the inaugural Istanbul Open by beating Andrey Golubev of Kazakhstan 6-3, 6-2 on Thursday. Dimitrov never faced a break point in dominating Golubev. Third-seeded Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay had to work much harder to book his place in the last eight, needing two...
  • Rafael Nadal cruises into semis of Rio Open February 21, 2015

    Rio de Janeiro: Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame the stiffest test so far in his first clay-court tournament of the season, defeating No. 6 Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay 4-6, 7-5, 6-0 to reach the semifinals of the Rio Open. The match ended at 3:21 in the morning local time on Saturday -more...
  • Pablo Cuevas beats Luca Vanni in Brazil to win 3rd ATP title February 16, 2015

    Pablo Cuevas won his third ATP title on Sunday by defeating qualifier Luca Vanni 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (4) in the Brasil Open final. The 32nd-ranked Uruguayan lost his serve at 4-4 in the third set but rebounded to force the tiebreaker and clinch the victory at the clay-court tournament. Cuevas has won...
  • Paes-Hingis storm into Aussie Open mixed doubles final, Sania-Soares bow out January 30, 2015

    Melbourne: Leander Paes kept himself in line for his 15th Grand Slam title by reaching the Australian Open mixed doubles final with Martina Hingis but Sania Mirza bowed out with Bruno Soares after losing the semi-final on Friday. The seventh seeded Indo-Swiss pair recorded a comfortable 7-5 6-4 win over...
  • Pablo Cuevas wins Croatia Open final July 28, 2014

    Umag: Uruguayan qualifier Pablo Cuevas beat defending champion Tommy Robredo of Spain 63, 64 on Sunday to win the Croatia Open final after ousting topseeded Fabio Fognini of Italy earlier the same day. The secondseeded Robredo had two break points at 11 in the first set, but it was Cuevas who...
  • Tommy Robredo reaches final of Croatia Open July 27, 2014

    Defending champion Tommy Robredo reached the final of the Croatia Open, defeating thirdseeded Marin Cilic of Croatia 76 (10), 63 on Sunday. The secondseeded Spaniard will face Uruguayan qualifier Pablo Cuevas in the final after Cuevas upset topseeded Fabio Fognini of Italy 63, 64 in the other semifinal. Heavy rains on Saturday...
  • Qualifier Pablo Cuevas upsets Andreas Seppi in Umag 2nd round July 25, 2014

    Croatia: Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay upset sixthseeded Andreas Seppi of Italy 63, 61 on Thursday to become the first qualifier to reach the Croatia Open quarterfinals in seven years. Also, a local wild card, Borna Coric, last year's Junior US Open champion, beat qualifier Horacio Zeballos of Argentina 76 (4), 63...
  • Pablo Cuevas beats Sousa in Swedish Open final July 14, 2014

    BASTAD: Pablo Cuevas defeated fifthseeded Joao Sousa of Portugal 62, 61 in the Swedish Open final on Sunday at the Bastad Tennis Stadium. The 28yearold Uruguayan, who has fought a serious knee injury for the past three years, won his first ATP tournament. He is currently ranked 111th. The 40thranked Sousa was...
  • Cuevas, Sousa to meet in Swedish Open final July 13, 2014

    Bastad, Sweden: Pablo Cuevas advanced to the Swedish Open final by defeating Fernando Verdasco of Spain 76 (6), 63 on Saturday. The 28yearold Uruguayan, who has fought a serious knee injury for the past three years, trailed 51 in the tiebreaker before rallying to take the first set at the Bastad...
  • Pablo Cuevas knocks Jeremy Chardy out of Swedish Open July 9, 2014

    Bastad: Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay won for just the fourth time this year when he ousted sixthseeded Jeremy Chardy of France 62, 62 in under an hour in the first round of the Swedish Open on Tuesday. Chardy was coming off a fourthround appearance at Wimbledon. Another player to end a drought...
  • Eighthseeded Federico Delbonis reaches second round in Chile February 5, 2014

    Chile: Eighthseeded Federico Delbonis of Argentina defeated Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas 63, 64 on Tuesday to reach the second round of the Royal Guard Open in Chile. Paolo Lorenzi of Italy also advanced, beating Colombia's Alejandro Gonzalez 62, 61. The top four seeded players, who received byes into the second round, are Fabio...
  • Leander PaesJurgen Melzer lose at French Open June 1, 2013

    Paris: Ninth seeds Leander Paes and Jurgen Melzer were shown the door in the men's doubles second round at the French Open here on Saturday. The IndoAustrian lost to Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas and Argentine Horacio Zeballos 75, 46, 67 on court 17 of Roland Garros. Paes, Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna play...
  • US Open: Nadal beats Bjorn Phau to enter Rd 2 August 26, 2008

    New Delhi: Rafael Nadal won his first match as the top seed of a Grand Slam. The new world number 1 was made to work very hard through. Nadal's unseeded German opponent, Bjorn Phau pushed the first set to a tiebreaker. Phau kept pace in most of the rallies and...