Philipp Kohlschreiber

  • John Isner loses to Kohlschreiber in US Open third round 2 days ago

    New York: Once again, John Isner's trip to Flushing Meadows ended in the third round. Once again, it happened with a loss to Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber at that stage. And once again, there are zero American men in the U.S. Open's round of 16 - something that had never happened...
  • Falla beats Kohlschreiber to reach Halle final June 14, 2014

    Halle: Alejandro Falla rallied to beat former champion Philipp Kohlschreiber 5-7, 7-6 (5), 6-4 on Saturday for a place in the Gerry Weber Open final. The 69th-ranked Falla saved six of the nine break points he faced before defeating Kohlschreiber, the 2011 winner, in 2 hours and 21 minutes. Falla is the...
  • Murray wins a marathon five setter against Kohlschreiber at French Open June 1, 2014

    Paris: Andy Murray finally got the better of Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany, needing 40 minutes to complete a 3-6, 6-3, 6-3, 4-6, 12-10 win and reach the French Open fourth round on Sunday. The match between Wimbledon champion Murray and the 28th-seeded Kohlschreiber was suspended because of fading light Saturday. Kohlschreiber...
  • Bad light halts Murray battle with Kohlschreiber in French Open June 1, 2014

    Wimbledon champion Andy Murray was locked in a fifth-set fight for survival against Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany in the third round of the French Open on Saturday when play was suspended due to bad light. Kohlschreiber won his last service game, as the sun dipped below the Paris horizon, to leave...
  • Philipp Kohlschreiber knocked out in first round at Munich April 30, 2014

    Two-time former champion Philipp Kohlschreiber was knocked out in the first round of the BMW Open after losing 7-5, 2-6, 6-4 to Denis Istomin on Tuesday. The 55th-ranked Istomin saved 11 of 14 break points to win in just over two hours, setting up a second round meeting with Australian Marinko...
  • Leander Paes, Radek Stepanek in Indian Wells pre-quarterfinals March 10, 2014

    Indian Wells: Fourth seeds Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek fought their way into the pre-quarterfinals of the ATP Indian Wells Masters tournament after a tough first round win over unseeded Jerzy Janowicz and Philipp Kohlschreiber. The Indo-Czech pair needed a Super Tie Breaker to beat the Polish-German team 7-6(6) 3-6 10-5...
  • John Isner, Philipp Kohlschreiber among 6 out of Australian Open January 14, 2014

    Melbourne: The injuries mounted at the Australian Open on Tuesday, although for the most part, players coped with the oppressive heat. No. 13-seeded John Isner and No. 21 Philipp Kohlschreiber were among six players who dropped out of the tournament on Tuesday, joining No. 12 seed Tommy Haas and two other...
  • Australian Open injury list grows; Isner, Kohlschreiber among five out January 14, 2014

    Melbourne: The injuries are mounting at the Australian Open, though for the most part, players are coping with the oppressive heat. No. 13-seeded John Isner and No. 21 Philipp Kohlschreiber were among five players who dropped out of the tournament on Tuesday, joining No. 12 seed Tommy Haas and two other...
  • Del Potro hangs on to advance in Shanghai October 9, 2013

    Shanghai: Juan Martin del Potro overcame a tough challenge and 22 aces from Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber to advance to the third round of the Shanghai Masters with a 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4) victory on Wednesday. The sixth-seeded Argentine is coming off a win at the Japan Open last week and is...
  • Kohlschreiber advances to play Del Potro in Shanghai October 9, 2013

    Beijing: Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber and Italy's Andreas Seppi won their first-round matches Tuesday at the Shanghai Masters. They will now take on Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro and Switzerland's Roger Federer respectively. Kohlschreiber defeated Chinese wildcard Mao-Xin Ghong 7-5, 6-2 in just over an hour, hitting nine aces and winning 90...
  • Li Na, Rafael Nadal win at China Open October 2, 2013

    Beijing: Li Na reached the quarter-finals of the China Open by edging Sabine Lisicki 7-5, 6-4 on Wednesday. In men's play, Rafael Nadal, aiming to end Noavk Djokovic's run of 100 weeks at the top of ATP ranking, beat Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4, 7-6 (3) to move into the third round....
  • Nadal makes winning start at China Open October 2, 2013

    Beijing: Rafael Nadal of Spain made winning start at the China Open as he swept past Santiago Giraldo of Columbia 6-2, 6-4 to set a second-round clash with German Philipp Kohlschreiber. The world number two broke his opponent five times and closed the match after one hour and 29 minutes' battle,...
  • Germany lead Brazil 2-0 in Davis Cup playoff September 13, 2013

    Ulm, Germany: Philipp Kohlschreiber and Florian Mayer gave Germany a 2-0 lead over Brazil in their Davis Cup World Group playoff on Friday with victories over Rogerio Dutra Silva and Thomaz Bellucci. Kohlschreiber defeated Dutra Silva 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 in the first match, although the 25th-ranked German was pushed hard by...
  • Nadal rallies to beat Kohlschreiber at US Open September 3, 2013

    New York: While Rafael Nadal was maintaining his undefeated record of 19 matches on hard courts this year to return to the US Open quarter-finals, he noticed the scoreboard updates showing how Roger Federer's match on another court was going. So Nadal knew right away that he would not play...
  • Mayer beats top-seeded Kohlschreiber in Kitzbuehel July 30, 2013

    Kitzbuehel: Leonardo Mayer of Argentina upset top-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-4, 7-6 (4) to reach the quarterfinals of the bet-at-home Cup on Tuesday. Mayer converted the only break point of the opening set and saved two set points for the 26th-ranked German in the second, before wrapping up the victory with...
  • Albert Montanes, Marcel Granollers advance in Kitzbuehel July 30, 2013

    Kitzbuehel, Austria: Albert Montanes and Marcel Granollers had straight-set wins to reach the second round of the bet-at-home Cup on Monday. The only seeded players in action on the opening day, No. 7 Montanes served eight aces in defeating Adrian Ungur 6-4, 6-2, and No. 8 Granollers beat Mate Pavic 7-6...
  • Fognini to face Kohlschreiber in Mercedes Cup final July 13, 2013

    Germany: Second-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber and fifth-seeded Fabio Fognini will contest the final of the ATP Mercedes Cup. Kohlschreiber defeated Victor Hanescu of Romania 6-3, 6-3 in Saturday's semifinals to become the first German in the Stuttgart final since Tommy Haas in 1999. Kohlschreiber has lost the other two finals he has...
  • Wimbledon groundsman 100 percent happy despite tumbles June 27, 2013

    London: Wimbledon's new head groundsman said on Thursday he was "100 percent happy" with the grass courts despite a string of players tumbling out of the tournament through injury. Reflecting on his baptism of fire as Wimbledon's number one "Turf Man," Neil Stubley said: "We are still confident this morning coming...
  • Kohlschreiber, Gasquet reach Halle quarterfinals June 13, 2013

    Halle: Second-seeded Richard Gasquet swept past Jurgen Melzer 6-3, 6-1 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Gerry Weber Open. Sixth-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber joined Gasquet in the last eight by beating German compatriot Tobias Kamke 6-4, 6-3. Kohlschreiber won the Halle event in 2011. The tournament is a grass-court...
  • Novak Djokovic rallies past Philipp Kohlschreiber at Roland Garros June 3, 2013

    Paris: In the first set, Novak Djokovic angrily busted his racket. At the end, he happily threw a punch at the red clay he's so eager to conquer. He hopes to keep swinging for three more rounds at the French Open. Djokovic lost a set for the first time in...
  • Tommy Haas defeats Philipp Kohlschreiber to win BMW Open May 5, 2013

    Munich: Tommy Haas won the BMW Open for the first time in his 10th attempt. The third-seeded Haas beat defending champion Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-3, 7-6 (3) on Sunday to win the first all-German final in Munich in 48 years. The 35-year-old Haas capped an impressive week by beating Kohlschreiber in 83...
  • Murray loses in Monte Carlo as Djokovic, Nadal win April 18, 2013

    Monte Carlo: A string of errors put world number two Andy Murray out of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday when he lost 6-1 6-2 to Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka in the third round. Fourth seed Tomas Berdych and Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro, seeded five, were also beaten at the...
  • Nadal sails through in Monte Carlo, Berdych sinks April 18, 2013

    Monte Carlo: Rafael Nadal calmly continued his bid for a ninth consecutive crown at the Monte Carlo Masters with a 6-2 6-4 third-round victory over Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany on Thursday The Spanish world number five recorded his 44th win in a row in the first big claycourt event of...
  • David Ferrer wins Heineken Open for 4th time January 12, 2013

    Auckland: Top seed David Ferrer beat second-seeded Philipp Kohlschreiber 7-6 (5), 6-1 on Saturday to win the Heineken Open title for the third straight year and fourth time overall. Ferrer matched the record of Australia's Roy Emerson, who won the Auckland singles title in 1960, 1965, 1966 and 1967. Spain's Ferrer...
  • Ferrer into Auckland final, del Potro wins at Kooyong January 11, 2013

    Sydney: David Ferrer underlined his Australian Open threat by thrashing Gael Monfils 6-1, 6-2 to reach the final of the Auckland Open on Friday and remain on course for a fourth title at the tournament. Undoubtedly aided by a leg injury suffered by Monfils early in the first set, Ferrer...
  • Roddick-Del Potro match suspended due to rain September 5, 2012

    New York: His match, and his retirement, put off for at least another day, Andy Roddick stepped out of Arthur Ashe Stadium and into the drizzly night, a black jacket's hood pulled overhead, a bag of ice soothing his right shoulder. He'll try to prolong his US Open — and his...
  • Kohlschreiber defeats Isner in 5 sets at US Open September 3, 2012

    New York: The latest example of John Isner's knack for playing marathon matches - and, lately, losing them - was a 6-4, 3-6, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4 third-round exit at the US Open against Philipp Kohlschreiber that ended at 2:26 am on Monday, tying the tournament record for latest finish. Isner left...
  • Defeat is no tragedy, it's just a match: Nadal June 29, 2012

    London: French Open champion Rafael Nadal was philosophical about his shock second-round defeat to 100th-ranked Czech Lukas Rosol at the Wimbledon. The Spanish second seed looked to have fought his way back into the match, cruising to the fourth set after taking the first and surprisingly dropping the next two. But...
  • Bad day at the office for beaten Djokovic May 31, 2009

    Paris: Fourth seed Novak Djokovic was dumped out of the French Open on Saturday, beaten 6-4 6-4 6-4 by Germany's Philipp Kohlschreiber in the third round. Djokovic had looked comfortable leading 4-1 in the opening set before allowing the 29th seed to take control with an array of fierce crosscourt...
  • Bhupathi-Knowles win Swiss Indoor tournament October 27, 2008

    New Delhi: Mahesh Bhupathi and Mark Knowles won the ATP Swiss Indoor tournament in Basel on Sunday beating Christopher Kas and Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany. The Indo-Bahamas duo won the final that lasted 61 minutes in straight sets 6-3, 6-3. With the win, the two have improved their track record this season...