Philipp Kohlschreiber

  • Leander Paes, Radek Stepanek in Indian Wells pre-quarterfinals 10-03-2014 04:45 PM

    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...
  • John Isner, Philipp Kohlschreiber among 6 out of Australian Open 14-01-2014 09:07 PM

    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...
  • Australian Open injury list grows; Isner, Kohlschreiber among five out 14-01-2014 02:27 PM

    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...
  • Del Potro hangs on to advance in Shanghai 09-10-2013 03:29 PM

    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...
  • Kohlschreiber advances to play Del Potro in Shanghai 09-10-2013 08:30 AM

    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...
  • Li Na, Rafael Nadal win at China Open 02-10-2013 10:43 PM

    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...
  • Nadal makes winning start at China Open 02-10-2013 09:35 AM

    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'...
  • Germany lead Brazil 2-0 in Davis Cup playoff 13-09-2013 11:42 PM

    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...
  • Nadal rallies to beat Kohlschreiber at US Open 03-09-2013 08:37 AM

    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 30-07-2013 11:43 PM

    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 29-07-2013 11:36 PM

    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...
  • Fognini to face Kohlschreiber in Mercedes Cup final 13-07-2013 10:47 PM

    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...
  • Wimbledon groundsman 100 percent happy despite tumbles 27-06-2013 04:13 PM

    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...
  • Kohlschreiber, Gasquet reach Halle quarterfinals 13-06-2013 11:11 PM

    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 03-06-2013 08:23 PM

    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 05-05-2013 11:08 PM

    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...
  • Murray loses in Monte Carlo as Djokovic, Nadal win 18-04-2013 11:38 PM

    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 18-04-2013 06:12 PM

    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...
  • Nadal beats Djokovic for his first grass-court title 16-06-2008 01:48 PM

    London: Kevin Pietersen has apologised to the England and Wales Cricket Board (ECB) for text messages sent to South African players during the drawn second Test at Headingley, it was reported on Tuesday. Last weekend, Pietersen was dramatically dropped from England's squad for this week's third and final Test at...