Sam Querrey

  • Querrey edges doubles partner Johnson in Atlanta opener July 22, 2014

    Sam Querrey put aside his partnership with doubles team-mate Steve Johnson to start his Atlanta Open with a 7-6, 7-5 win on Monday. The two Americans will play doubles at the tournament and drew each other in singles for the first time in their careers. The big-serving Querrey struck 20 aces...
  • Nicolas Almagro, Fernando Verdasco advance to Clay Court final April 13, 2014

    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 the ATP...
  • Americans Querrey, Sock lose at Delray Beach February 18, 2014

    Delray Beach: Spaniard Feliciano Lopez rallied past American Sam Querrey in the first round of the Delray Beach Open on Monday night. The sixth-seeded Lopez, who last played this event when he lost in the 2002 quarter-finals, ousted Querrey 4-6, 6-2, 6-3. Lopez, ranked No. 27 in the world, next...
  • Querrey upset in opening round at Memphis February 12, 2014

    Memphis: Sam Querrey was upset by Alex Bogomolov Jr. of Russia 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (7) in the opening round of the U.S. National Indoor Tennis Championships on Tuesday night. Bogomolov saved match point in the third-set tiebreaker and won on his third match point, handing the sixth-seeded Querrey his earliest...
  • Britain end 28-year absence from Davis Cup quarters February 3, 2014

    Britain beat the United States to reach the Davis Cup quarter-finals for the first time since 1986 on Sunday as Japan finished off an injury-hit Canada to set up a maiden appearance in the last eight. They joined holders Czech Republic, Italy and Kazakhstan as Sunday's other qualifiers and Switzerland, Germany...
  • Leander Paes, Sania Mirza move to quarter-finals of China Open October 2, 2013

    Beijing: Leander Paes and Sania Mirza smoothly moved into the China Open quarter-finals with partners in their respective events on Wednesday. Top seeds in the men's doubles, Paes and his Canadian partner Daniel Nestor easily brushed aside the challenge of Americans John Isner and Sam Querrey 6-2, 6-2 in their opening...
  • Sam Querrey of US rallies to reach 2nd round in Metz September 17, 2013

    Metz: American Sam Querrey rallied from down a set to beat Ivo Karlovic of Croatia 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-4 and reach the second round of the Moselle Open on Monday. The 31st-ranked American, who is seeded sixth in Metz, got off to a slow start but managed to force a tiebreaker...
  • Querrey, Dolgopolov, Monfils, Melzer in Winston-Salem semis August 23, 2013

    North Carolina: Gael Monfils once ranked among the world's top 10 players, beat Spain's Fernando Verdasco 6-7 (10), 6-4, 6-4 on Thursday to advance to the Winston-Salem Open semifinals. The 43rd-ranked Frenchman will face Alexandr Dolgopolov of the Ukraine, a 7-6 (7), 6-3 winner over Lu Yen-hsun of Taiwan. "It's always...
  • Querrey, Monfils reach quarters in North Carolina August 22, 2013

    North Carolina: Sam Querrey wants to get in as many matches as he can to prepare for next week's US Open. Yet Querrey nearly saw his preparations come to an early end on Wednesday, struggling early before edging Finland's Jarkko Nieminen 4-6, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (12) to advance to the...
  • Top-seeded Querrey ousted by Smyczek in Newport July 10, 2013

    Newport: Beating one of his country's top players and the tournament's No. 1 seed meant a lot to Tim Smyczek. Smyczek defeated fellow American Sam Querrey in the opening round of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships 6-4, 7-6 on Tuesday on Newport's grass courts. "I think it's the first time...
  • Novak Djokovic eases into 2nd round at Wimbledon June 25, 2013

    London: Top-seeded Novak Djokovic eased into the second round of Wimbledon with a 6-3, 7-5, 6-4 win over Florian Mayer of Germany on Tuesday. Bidding to win his second title at the All England Club, Djokovic was playing his first match of the year on grass after losing in the semifinals...
  • Hewitt downs Querrey of US at Queen's Club June 13, 2013

    London: Australia's Lleyton Hewitt upset American Sam Querrey 5-7, 6-3, 6-4 Thursday at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament. In a matchup between two former Queen's champions, the 19th-ranked Querrey saved five break points in the first set but failed to convert five in the second. The 82nd-ranked Hewitt won the...
  • Sam Querrey beats Bedene in 3 sets at Queens June 11, 2013

    London: Sam Querrey earned his 200th career singles victory by beating Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia 7-6 (11), 5-7, 7-6 (5) in a rain-interrupted match at the Queen's Club grass-court tournament on Tuesday. The sixth-seeded American saved a match point in the third set before winning the second-round contest, which endured four...
  • Roger Federer sweeps Spanish qualifier at French Open May 26, 2013

    Paris: Roger Federer swept qualifier Pablo Carreno Busta on Sunday in the first round of the French Open, 6-2, 6-2, 6-3. Playing at Roland Garros for the 15th year in a row, Federer earned a big roar from the center court crowd after he closed out the victory with a picturesque...
  • Monfils to face Andujar in Nice semis May 24, 2013

    Nice, France: Second-seeded Gilles Simon of France and third-seeded Sam Querrey of the United States were eliminated in the quarterfinals of the Open de Nice on Thursday. Spaniards Alberto Montanes and Pablo Andujar and Frenchmen Gael Monfils and Edouard Roger-Vasselin reached the last four. Wild-card entry Roger-Vasselin beat Querrey 3-6, 7-6 (2),...
  • Djokovic win takes Serbia into Davis Cup semis April 8, 2013

    Boise, Idaho: Even an ankle injury couldn't stop world No. 1 Novak Djokovic from dominating Sam Querrey 7-5, 6-7 (4), 6-1, 6-0 to give Serbia an insurmountable 3-1 lead in this Davis Cup quarterfinal at the Taco Bell Arena on Sunday. At 1-1, 30-40 and a second breakpoint opportunity on Querrey's...
  • Sam Querrey ousted by qualifier in Florida March 1, 2013

    Delray Beach: Third-seeded Sam Querrey of the US double-faulted on the last two points of the third-set tiebreaker to lose to qualifier Ernests Gulbis of Latvia 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (4) in Round 2 at the Delray Beach International Championships on Thursday. Querrey double-faulted eight times in the match. Querrey, who led...
  • Singles matches postponed in Florida due to rain February 28, 2013

    Florida: Rain postponed most of the singles matches at the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships on Wednesday. The second-round match between eighth-seeded Xavier Malisse of Belgium and qualifier Daniel Munoz-De La Nava of Spain was level at 2-2 in the first set when rain stopped play. Two other singles matches - second-seeded...
  • Querrey advances, Dolgopolov loses in Florida February 26, 2013

    Florida: Third-seeded Sam Querrey moved into the second round of the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships when fellow American Michael Russell retired with a left leg injury while trailing 6-2, 2-2 on Monday. Besides for having to save one break point in the fourth game of the first set, Querrey played...
  • Denis Istomin beats third-seed John Isner at US Indoor February 20, 2013

    Memphis : Denis Istomin took advantage a sluggish John Isner to eliminate the third-seeded American 6-4, 6-3 on Tuesday in the U.S. National Indoor Tennis Championships. Isner struggled through a number of unforced errors and at least a handful of double faults. Istomin of Uzbekistan, ranked 63rd in the world,...
  • Isner, Querrey win as US take 2-0 lead over Brazil February 2, 2013

    Florida: John Isner and Sam Querrey used their big serves to blast the United States into a commanding 2-0 lead over Brazil in their Davis Cup World group first round tie on Friday. Isner sat out the Australian Open with a knee injury but the world number 16 reported...
  • Querrey, Ferrer march into Heineken Open semis January 10, 2013

    Auckland: Sam Querrey's booming serve carried him past long-time rival Jesse Levine 6-4, 7-6 (5) on Thursday and into the semi-finals of the Heineken Open. Fourth-seeded Querrey served 16 aces, to go with the 19 he served in his second-round match against Olivier Rochus, to earn a semi-final place opposite...
  • Ferrer, Querrey advance to Auckland quarters January 9, 2013

    Auckland: Top-seeded David Ferrer rallied to beat Taiwan's Lu Yen-hsun 6-4, 2-6, 6-3 in a hard-fought match on Wednesday to advance to the Heineken Tennis Open quarter-finals. The fifth-ranked Ferrer is attempting to become the first player since Australian great Roy Emerson to win the tournament four times, including three...
  • Sam Querrey advances to Auckland quarters January 9, 2013

    Auckland: Fourth-seeded Sam Querrey showed impressive form to advance to the Heineken Tennis Open quarter-finals on Wednesday, beating Belgian wild card Olivier Rochus 7-5, 6-3 in just over an hour. Querrey sent down 19 aces in an outstanding serving performance he described as one of the best of his career. "That's...
  • Djokovic crashes out of Paris Masters October 31, 2012

    Paris: World number two Novak Djokovic was knocked out in the second round of the Paris Masters after slumping to a 0-6 7-6 6-4 defeat against American Sam Querrey on Wednesday. Serbia's Djokovic, who will replace Swiss Roger Federer as the world number one next Monday, breezed through the opening set...
  • David Ferrer reaches Valencia Open quarter-finals October 26, 2012

    Valencia: David Ferrer cruised to an easy 6-4, 6-2 victory over fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos to reach the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open on Thursday. Ferrer, seeded No. 1 at the indoor tournament, used an effective serve plus four breaks of his 47th-ranked opponent in a much easier match after a...
  • Cilic, Querrey advance to 2nd round in Shanghai October 9, 2012

    Shanghai: Tenth-seeded Marin Cilic of Croatia moved into the second round of the Shanghai Masters on Monday with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Lukasz Kubot of Poland. Cilic hit eight aces and broke Kubot four times to wrap up the win in 1 hour, 33 minutes. American Sam Querrey also advanced with...
  • Spain sweep US for 2-0 lead in Davis Cup semis September 15, 2012

    Gijon, Spain: David Ferrer and Nicolas Almagro maintained their near-perfect clay court records in the Davis Cup to give Spain a commanding 2-0 lead over the United States in their semi-final. Ferrer put the hosts ahead in the best-of-five series with a 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-4 win over Sam Querrey before...
  • Querrey of US wins in 4 sets in US Open return August 29, 2012

    New York: American Sam Querrey won his first-round match in four sets in his return to the US Open. The 27th-seeded Querrey beat Yen-hsun Lu of Taiwan 6-7 (4), 6-4, 6-4, 7-5 in just over 3 hours on Tuesday. He missed the tournament last year because of right elbow surgery. Querrey reached...
  • Djokovic, Sharapova enter last-16 at Wimbledon June 29, 2012

    Wimbledon: Novak Djokovic is tough to beat at Wimbledon, indoors or out. Playing the day's first Centre Court match on Friday under the retractable roof, defending champion Djokovic rallied past Radek Stepanek 4-6, 6-2, 6-2, 6-2. When a drizzle delayed the start of the third round, tournament officials decided Djokovic's match...