Tomas Berdych

  • Czech Republic overpower Japan in Davis Cup 06-04-2014 05:29 PM

    Tokyo: Lukas Rosol and Jiri Vesely won their reverse singles on Sunday as the Czech Republic completed a 5-0 sweep of Japan in the Davis Cup quarterfinals. Rosol beat Yasutaka Uchiyama 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 and Vesely overpowered Taro Daniel 6-4, 6-4 to complete the one-sided tie. The Czech team secured...
  • Berdych downs Dolgopolov to reach Miami semis 28-03-2014 08:38 AM

    Miami: Czech seventh seed Tomas Berdych eased into the semi-finals of the Sony Open for the third time on Thursday, taming Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-4 7-6 (7-3). Berdych quietly worked his way into the last four without dropping a set in Miami, where he awaits the winner Thursday's later match...
  • Fourth-seeded Tomas Berdych falls in Indian Wells 10-03-2014 08:50 AM

    Indian Wells: Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut knocked out Tomas Berdych on Sunday in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open, beating the fourth-seeded Czech player 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. Berdych had won 11 matches in a row in February and is 16-4 this year. "He really handled the tough situation...
  • Federer beats Berdych to claim sixth Dubai title 01-03-2014 11:53 PM

    Dubai: Roger Federer subdued Tomas Berdych 3-6 6-4 6-3 in the final to win the Dubai Championship on Saturday, the Swiss maestro's 78th singles title. Federer, who also recovered from a set down to stun world number two Novak Djokovic in Friday's semi-finals, again struggled early on but dug deep...
  • Tomas Berdych reaches 2nd straight Dubai final 28-02-2014 10:38 PM

    Dubai: Sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych reached his second consecutive Dubai Championships final with a tough 7-5, 7-5 semi-final win over seventh-seeded Philiipp Kohlschreiber of Germany on Friday. The semi-final win extends his winning streak to 11. Berdych arrived in Dubai having won his first title in over a year at Rotterdam...
  • Berdych beats Cilic to win ABN Amro tournament 16-02-2014 11:10 PM

    Rotterdam: Tomas Berdych won his first ATP tournament title since October 2012, beating Marin Cilic of Croatia 6-4, 6-2 Sunday in the ABN Amro final. "After such a long time of waiting and not having one, this is a great moment for me," the third-seeded Czech said. The match appeared...
  • Berdych through to final at ABN Amro 15-02-2014 09:15 PM

    Rotterdam: Third-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Ernests Gulbis of Latvia 6-3, 6-2 on Saturday to reach the final of the ABN Amro tournament. Berdych's play was more consistent, especially on his serves, though Gulbis was often better - if unpredictable - in the rallies. In the first...
  • Del Potro crashes out of ABN Amro tournament 15-02-2014 12:44 AM

    Rotterdam: Ernests Gulbis of Latvia upset top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro 6-3, 6-4 on Friday to book a place in the semi-finals of the ABN Amro tournament. Del Potro, who is also the tournament's defending champion, saved four break points in the first set. The Argentine is recovering from a...
  • Del Potro through to quarter-finals at ABN Amro 13-02-2014 10:30 PM

    Rotterdam: Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro has beaten France's Paul-Henri Mathieu 6-2, 7-6 (2) to book his berth in the quarter-finals of the ABN Amro tournament in Rotterdam. The Argentine, who is recovering from a wrist injury, breezed through the first set before the pace slowed considerably in the second....
  • Berdych, Tsonga, Kohlschreiber win at ABN Amro 11-02-2014 10:26 AM

    Rotterdam: Third-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Andreas Seppi of Italy for the fifth time in a row 6-3, 6-3 to open his account at the ABN Amro tournament on Monday. Berdych, coming off a semi-final run at the Australian Open and Davis Cup win over the Netherlands,...
  • Tomas Berdych wins at ABN Amro tournament 10-02-2014 11:10 PM

    Rotterdam: Third-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Andreas Seppi of Italy for the fifth time in a row 6-3, 6-3 to open his account at the ABN Amro tournament on Monday. Berdych, coming off a semifinal run at the Australian Open and Davis Cup win over the Netherlands,...
  • Berdych blames tiebreak 'lottery' for semi-final defeat 23-01-2014 07:31 PM

    Melbourne: Tomas Berdych blamed the "lottery" of the tiebreak as he was beaten by Stanislas Wawrinka in the semi-finals of the Australian Open on Thursday night. The Czech seventh seed won the second set on a tiebreak to level but then lost out in two more as he went down...
  • Stanislas Wawrinka reaches first Slam final at Australian Open 23-01-2014 06:00 PM

    Melbourne: Stanislas Wawrinka backed up his upset of four-time champion Novak Djokovic by reaching his first Grand Slam final with a 6-3, 7-6 (1), 6-7 (3), 7-6 (4) win over Tomas Berdych in the Australian Open semi-finals on Thursday. Wawrinka ended a 14-match losing streak against Djokovic with a dramatic...
  • David Ferrer shoves Australian Open line judge 21-01-2014 05:24 PM

    Melbourne: It was a tense moment, according to David Ferrer. That's why he shoved the line judge. "It was nothing," the No. 3-ranked Ferrer said. The incident occurred during Ferrer's quarter-final loss to Thomas Berdych at the Australian Open on Tuesday. The Spaniard was two sets down and had just...
  • Tomas Berdych to lead Czech Republic in Davis Cup 21-01-2014 05:10 PM

    Prague: Australian Open semifinalist Tomas Berdych will lead defending champion Czech Republic in the first round of the Davis Cup against the Netherlands next week. Berdych will again team up with Radek Stepanek. The two played all five matches when the Czechs beat Spain 3-2 in the 2012 final and...
  • Berdych beats Ferrer, reaches Australian Open semi-finals 21-01-2014 01:14 PM

    Melbourne: Tomas Berdych dominated early and then withstood a comeback attempt by third-seeded David Ferrer in a 6-1, 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 win on Tuesday that earned him a spot in the Australian Open semifinals for the first time. No. 7 Berdych will play the winner of Tuesday's later quarterfinal between...
  • Berdych sets up quarter-final date with David Ferrer 19-01-2014 03:12 PM

    Tomas Berdych trounced Kevin Anderson 6-2 6-2 6-3 in a battle of big servers at the Australian Open on Sunday to set up a quarter-final with Spanish hustler David Ferrer. Berdych, wearing his trademark blue-and-white striped shirt, outgunned Anderson at a rowdy Margaret Court Arena with an impressive array of...
  • Berdych marches into third round of Australian Open 15-01-2014 09:44 AM

    Melbourne: Seventh-seeded Tomas Berdych became the first man into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-4, 6-1, 6-3 win on Wednesday over Kenny de Schepper of France. Berdych took advantage of five of his eight break-point opportunities while maintaining a perfect 13-0 record on his serve. He...
  • Karlovic beats Berdych in first round at Qatar Open 31-12-2013 09:27 AM

    Doha: Fourth-seeded Tomas Berdych lost his first match of the season Monday, falling to Ivo Karlovic 7-6 (6), 7-6 (4) at the Qatar Open. Karlovic served 25 aces and had 49 winners, while Berdych had eight aces and 28 winners. Neither player managed to break serve. "It's really hard to...
  • Djokovic levels Davis Cup final at 2-2 17-11-2013 10:01 PM

    Belgrade: Novak Djokovic kept alive Serbia's hopes of winning its second Davis Cup title in four seasons by beating Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic in the first reverse singles match on Sunday to even the final at 2-2. Second-ranked Djokovic won 6-4, 7-6 (5), 6-2 to improve his career...
  • Czechs win doubles to take 2-1 lead in Davis Cup final 17-11-2013 09:59 AM

    Holders Czech Republic took a 2-1 lead over hosts Serbia in the Davis Cup final after Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek romped to a 6-2, 6-4, 7-6 (4) win over Nenad Zimonjic and Ilija Bozoljac in Saturday's doubles. The result put the Czechs firmly in the driving seat with Berdych...
  • Djokovic out of Davis Cup final doubles 16-11-2013 09:37 PM

    Belgrade: Serbia's world number two Novak Djokovic has been left out of Saturday's doubles in the Davis Cup final against holders Czech Republic, with Nenad Zimonjic and Ilija Bozoljac named to play against Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek. The teams were locked at 1-1 after Friday's opening singles, with Djokovic...
  • Serbia, Czech Republic tied 1-1 in Davis Cup 16-11-2013 08:38 AM

    Belgrade: Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Tomas Berdych of defending champion Czech Republic did what was expected of them Friday, winning their matches and leaving the Davis Cup final at 1-1 after the opening day. Djokovic beat Radek Stepanek 7-5, 6-1, 6-4 in the first singles. Berdych then defeated rookie...
  • Stanislas Wawrinka joins Rafael Nadal in ATP Finals semis 09-11-2013 09:07 AM

    London: Stanislas Wawrinka reached another milestone. Having played the best tennis of his life over the past 10 months, the 28-year-old Swiss player made another statement by beating David Ferrer on Friday to reach the semifinals in his first appearance at the ATP World Tour Finals. "It's certainly a dream...
  • Wawrinka beats Berdych in opener at ATP finals 04-11-2013 10:53 PM

    London: Stanislas Wawrinka marked his first appearance at the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-3, 6-7 (0), 6-3 win over Tomas Berdych in their opening round-robin match Monday. Wawrinka - the only debutant in this year's tournament - got off to a strong start and then recovered from...
  • Berdych, Stepanek to lead Czech title defence against Serbia 31-10-2013 08:28 PM

    World number seven Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek will lead the Czech Republic when the title holders take on Serbia in the Davis Cup final in Belgrade on November 15-17. The Czechs will face a tough task in their bid for back-to-back titles, facing second-ranked Novak Djokovic and his team...
  • 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...
  • Czech Republic make Davis Cup final with 3-2 win 16-09-2013 12:10 AM

    Prague: Argentina won both reverse singles on Sunday to reduce the Czech Republic's victory to 3-2 in the Davis Cup semi-finals. Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek won both opening singles on Friday and teamed up to win the doubles over Carlos Berlocq and Horacio Zeballos on Saturday for an unbeatable...
  • Czechs oust Argentina to reach Davis Cup final 14-09-2013 08:52 PM

    Prague: Defending champion Czech Republic reached the Davis Cup final after winning its doubles match Saturday to eliminate Argentina. Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek defeated Carlos Berlocq and Horacio Zeballos 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 to give the Czechs an unbeatable 3-0 lead in the best-of-five semifinal. They will play for the...