SIMON BOLELLI

  • Top-seeded Milos Raonic upset by Italy's Simone Bolelli in Open 13 February 20, 2015

    Marseille: Top-seeded Milos Raonic of Canada was knocked out of the Open 13 in his first match on Thursday after a shock 6-4, 3-6, 7-6 (3) second-round loss to Simone Bolelli, who recorded the biggest win of his career. Raonic, who had a first-round bye, hit 21 aces to Bolelli's seven...
  • Fabio Fognini, Simone Bolelli win Men's Doubles at Australian Open January 31, 2015

    Melbourne: Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli became the first all-Italian team to capture a Grand Slam Men's Doubles title in more than 50 years after beating French pair Nicolas Mahut and Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-4, 6-4 in the Australian Open final on Saturday. The last Italians to win a men's doubles title...
  • Roger Federer overcomes sore hand to advance at Australian Open January 21, 2015

    Melbourne: The mystery affliction that affected a finger, or fingers, on Roger Federer's right hand had still not been solved more than an hour after he seen off a spirited performance from Italian journeyman Simone Bolelli at the Australian Open on Wednesday. The 33-year-old Swiss had just been blasted off the...
  • Ailing Rafa Nadal eases into Swiss Indoors second round October 21, 2014

    Rafa Nadal did not appear to be affected by his appendicitis problems as he charged into the second round of the Swiss Indoors with a no nonsense 6-2 6-2 win over Simone Bolelli on Monday. The Spanish second seed has been taking antibiotics to delay the need for surgery and was...
  • Federer, Wawrinka win as Switzerland lead Italy 20 in Davis Cup September 12, 2014

    Geneva: Roger Federer and Stan Wawrinka took Switzerland close to their first Davis Cup final in 22 years after cruising to straightsets wins in the opening singles against Italy on Friday. First, Federer beat 76thranked Simone Bolelli 76 (5), 64, 64 without dropping serve to delight a crowd of more than...
  • Kei Nishikori advances to 4th round at Wimbledon June 30, 2014

    London: Kei Nishikori of Japan completed a fiveset victory over Italy's Simone Bolelli on Monday to reach the fourth round at Wimbledon. The two resumed play at 33 in the fifth set after their match had been suspended on Saturday. The 10thseeded Nishikori broke in the 10th game of the final set...
  • Simone Bolelli through to Brazil Open semis February 15, 2013

    Sao Paulo: Simone Bolelli of Italy reached his first ATP semifinals since 2008 when he defeated Albert Montanes of Spain 64, 64 in the Brazil Open on Friday. The 80thranked Bolelli, who successfully played challengers last year to get back into the top 100, broke Montanes' service twice in the final...
  • Juan Monaco loses opener in Brazil February 15, 2013

    Sao Paulo: Juan Monaco lost an openinground match for the third time this season, falling to Simone Bolelli of Italy 75, 62 at the Brazil Open on Thursday. The 15thranked Argentine had his service broken four times in the secondround loss at the indoor, claycourt tournament in Sao Paulo, South America's...
  • Bolelli upsets Almagro at Madrid Masters October 14, 2008

    Madrid: Italian Simone Bolelli upset local favourite Nicolas Almagro 76, 61 at the Madrid Masters on Monday to clinch a secondround meeting with fourth seed Andy Murray. The 23yearold Bolelli, who entered the draw after Russian Marat Safin withdrew with a shoulder injury, took advantage of his opponent's own shoulder problems...