Thailand Open

  • Milos Raonic beats Tomas Berdych to win Thailand Open 29-09-2013 06:06 PM

    Bangkok: Milos Raonic of Canada upset top-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic 7-6 (4), 6-3 to claim his fifth title at the Thailand Open on Sunday. The No. 11-ranked Raonic put up 18 aces to beat his No. 6-ranked opponent in the final at the Impact Arena in one...
  • Berdych, Simon set up Thailand Open semi-final 28-09-2013 09:54 AM

    Bangkok: Top-seeded Tomas Berdych and the in-form Gilles Simon of France will confront each other for the eighth time after both won their Thailand Open quarter-finals on Friday. Fresh from helping the Czech Republic beat Argentina in the Davis Cup semi-finals, Berdych beat Yen-hsun Lu of Taiwan 7-6 (7), 6-4...
  • Tomic, Matosevic crash out of Thailand Open 27-09-2013 04:41 PM

    Bangkok: Australian tennis players Bernard Tomic and Marinko Matosevic have both lost their second round matches at the Thailand Open here. Frenchman Gilles Simon claimed his 300th match win as he defeated Tomic 6-4, 7-5 on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP World Tour event while Matosevic lost...
  • Paes, Somdev in doubles semis in respective ATP events 26-09-2013 08:41 PM

    New Delhi: Leander Paes and his Italian partner Daniele Bracciali on Thursday stormed into the semi-finals of the Thailand Open in Bangkok after defeating Colombian pair of Juan Sebastian Cabal and Robert Farah in a three-set thriller. The second seeded Indo-Italian duo emerged 6-7(4) 7-6(8) 10-8 winners in the quarterfinal...
  • Raonic, Simon, Youzhny reach Thailand Open quarters 26-09-2013 08:26 PM

    Bangkok: Milos Raonic of Canada took only one of 16 break chances and still overcame Marinko Matosevic of Australia 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-4 to open his account in the Thailand Open on Thursday. After a first-round bye, Raonic had to dig deep in a 2 1/2-hour match featuring lengthy baseline...
  • Bernard Tomic reaches 2nd round at Thailand Open 24-09-2013 06:27 PM

    Bangkok: Bernard Tomic of Australia advanced to the second round of the Thailand Open when Ivo Karlovic of Croatia retired with a back injury while trailing 6-7 (3), 6-4, 4-2 on Tuesday. Tomic, a quarterfinalist in Bangkok last year, will next face 2006 champion Gilles Simon of France. Other winners...
  • Sijsling advances to 2nd round at Thailand Open 23-09-2013 08:49 PM

    Bangkok: Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands advanced to the second round of the Thailand Open by beating seventh-seeded Jarkko Nieminen of Finland 6-3, 7-6 (2) on Monday. The 75th-ranked Sijsling will face Robin Haase of the Netherlands. Haase beat Daniel Gimeno-Traver of Spain 6-2, 6-4 at the Impact Arena. The...
  • Indian blind football team set for international tournament 16-08-2013 05:42 PM

    New Delhi: There's hardly been any publicity and fanfare, but blind football has taken a massive step forward in India. The Indian Blind Sports Association (IBSA), the national sports body for the blind, is sending a squad to represent India at the Thailand Open Football 5-A-Side Tournament 2013 in Bangkok...
  • Andy Murray confirmed for Thailand Open 18-07-2013 01:41 PM

    Bangkok: Newly-crowned Wimbledon champion Andy Murray will compete in the Thailand Open in September, along with two other men ranked in the world's top 10. Joining Murray will be No.6-ranked Tomas Berdych and defending Thailand Open champion Richard Gasquet, ranked 9th. Organizers of the Sept. 21-29 tournament confirmed Thursday that...
  • Shuttler Srikanth defies odds to win Thailand Open Grand Prix 09-06-2013 12:02 PM

    Bangkok: K Srikanth became the latest badminton sensation to emerge from India as he lifted his maiden men's singles title with a stunning straight-game triumph over top-seeded local favourite Boonsak Ponsana at the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold here today. The 20-year-old from Guntur, Andhra Pradesh, beat world No. 8...
  • Shuttler K Srikanth enters the final at Thailand Open 08-06-2013 01:24 PM

    Bangkok: Indian shuttler K Srikanth entered the final of the Thailand Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament after registering a comfortable straight-game victory over local favourite Thammasin Sitthikom in the men's singles event here on Saturday. Srikanth, seeded 13th, took 43 minutes to overcome his opponent 21-14 21-18 at the Nimitbutr...
  • Thailand Open: Srikanth K in semis; Saina Nehwal, Prannoy HS out 07-06-2013 08:00 PM

    Bangkok: On a day when compatriots Saina Nehwal and Prannoy HS failed to clear the quarterfinal hurdle in the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold badminton tournament, Srikanth K was the lone Indian to survive and march into the semifinals Friday. Srikanth, seeded 13th, dominated his South Korean opponent Wan Ho...
  • Saina Nehwal crashes out in Thailand Open quarterfinals 07-06-2013 04:49 PM

    Bangkok: Defending champion Saina Nehwal's hopes of retaining her Thailand Grand Prix Gold title went up in smoke as she suffered a stunning three-game defeat to Singapore's Juan Gu in the quarterfinals of the women's singles competition on Friday. The world number two Indian lost 21-13, 12-21, 18-21 to eighth...
  • Saina looks to retain titles in Thailand, Indonesia 02-06-2013 03:50 PM

    New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal on Sunday said she expects nothing but defence of her titles in Thailand and Indonesia as she returns to action post a freak toe injury. It will be a busy month for the young Hyderabadi as she will feature in an event in...
  • Murray beats Young to win Thailand Open 02-10-2011 05:06 PM

    Bangkok: Fourth-ranked Andy Murray claimed his 19th career title in beating American Donald Young 6-2, 6-0 in the final of the Thailand Open at the Impact Arena in Muang Thong Thani on Sunday. The top-seeded Briton was in complete control throughout the 48-minute match, exploiting the lack of experience and...
  • Murray to face Young in Thailand Open final 02-10-2011 02:13 AM

    Bangkok: Top-seeded Andy Murray survived a second-set scare to beat Gilles Simon at the Thailand Open on Saturday and set up a final against American Donald Young. Murray won 6-2, 3-6, 6-2 against his French opponent while the 55th-ranked Young beat second-seeded Gael Monfils of France 4-6, 7-6 (5), 7-6...
  • Murray enters Thailand Open quarters 29-09-2011 11:27 PM

    Bangkok: Andy Murray reached the quarter-finals of the Thailand Open by beating Michael Berrer of Germany 6-4, 6-2 on Thursday. Murray, who had a bye in the first round, will next face either Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria or Simone Bolelli of Italy. "I started well and was serving well throughout...
  • Saina knocked out of Thailand Open 10-06-2011 05:25 PM

    New Delhi: Indian challenge ended in the Thailand Open Grand Prix after ace shuttler Saina Nehwal and two others suffered contrasting defeats in the quarter-finals at Bangkok on Friday. Top seed Saina failed to live upto her reputation and lost 13-21 12-21 to seventh seed Xuerui Li of China in...
  • Saina storms into Thailand Open quarters 09-06-2011 07:03 PM

    New Delhi: Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal advanced to the quarterfinals of the Thailand Open Grand Prix Gold after registering a thrilling three-game victory in the women's singles second round in Bangkok on Thursday. World number four Saina beat unseeded Japanese shuttler Mitani Minatsu 21-13 15-21 21-7 in a 46-minute...
  • Nadal upset by Garcia-Lopez in Thailand 02-10-2010 07:24 PM

    Bangkok: World number one Rafael Nadal suffered a surprise 2-6 7-6 6-3 semi-final defeat by unseeded Spanish compatriot Guillermo Garcia-Lopez at the Thailand Open on Saturday. The US Open champion looked set to cruise into the final after a polished first-set performance but had no reply to Garcia-Lopez's thrilling fightback...