TOMMY ROBREDO

  • Andy Murray beats Tommy Robredo to win Valencia Open October 27, 2014

    Andy Murray saved five match points before fighting back to beat Tommy Robredo 3-6, 7-6 (7), 7-6 (8) in a grueling Valencia Open final on Sunday. Last month, Murray also saved five match points against the Spaniard on his way to winning the final in Shenzhen, China. This time, he had...
  • Robredo beats Isner in straight sets at Valencia October 21, 2014

    Valencia: Tommy Robredo advanced to the second round of the Valencia Open by beating fifth-seeded John Isner 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Tuesday. Robredo saved five break points to force a first-set tiebreaker, which he dominated and won after the American netted a forehand. In the second set, Robredo had no unforced errors...
  • Marin Cilic overpowers Tommy Robredo to reach Kremlin Cup semis October 18, 2014

    US Open champion Marin Cilic moved into the last four of the Kremlin Cup with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Spain's Tommy Robredo on Friday. The 26-year-old Croatian proved too strong for the experienced Spaniard, ranked 21st in the world, who was making his second appearance at the Kremlin Cup after...
  • Tommy Robredo beats Andreas Seppi to reach semis of Shenzhen Open September 26, 2014

    Fourth-seeded Tommy Robredo of Spain outlasted eighth-seeded Andreas Seppi of Italy 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-3 to reach the Shenzhen Open semi-finals on Friday. Robredo hit 19 aces in the 2-hour, 36-minute quarter-final at Shenzhen Longgang Sports Center. He awaits either qualifier Viktor Troicki of Serbia or sixth-seeded Santiago Giraldo of Colombia. Second-seeded Andy...
  • Pablo Cuevas wins Croatia Open final July 28, 2014

    Umag: Uruguayan qualifier Pablo Cuevas beat defending champion Tommy Robredo of Spain 63, 64 on Sunday to win the Croatia Open final after ousting topseeded Fabio Fognini of Italy earlier the same day. The secondseeded Robredo had two break points at 11 in the first set, but it was Cuevas who...
  • Tommy Robredo reaches final of Croatia Open July 27, 2014

    Defending champion Tommy Robredo reached the final of the Croatia Open, defeating thirdseeded Marin Cilic of Croatia 76 (10), 63 on Sunday. The secondseeded Spaniard will face Uruguayan qualifier Pablo Cuevas in the final after Cuevas upset topseeded Fabio Fognini of Italy 63, 64 in the other semifinal. Heavy rains on Saturday...
  • Lukas Rosol upsets No. 3 seed Robredo in Hamburg July 18, 2014

    Hamburg: Lukas Rosol upset 2006 champion Tommy Robredo of Spain 75, 76 (6) to reach the Hamburg Open quarterfinals on Thursday. The 42ndranked Czech saved seven break points while converting his one chance, and took nearly two hours to put away the No. 3 seed. Rosol, who lost in the final in...
  • Federer eases into Wimbledon quarters July 1, 2014

    London: Seventime champion Roger Federer returned to the quarterfinals at Wimbledon with a clinical 61, 64, 64 victory over Tommy Robredo of Spain on Tuesday. The fourthseeded Federer looked in complete control and saved the only break point he faced in the final game of the match with a forehand volley....
  • Fognini, Robredo into Monte Carlo second round April 15, 2014

    Monaco: Tenth-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy and 11th-seeded Tommy Robredo of Spain reached the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters in contrasting fashion on Monday. Fognini was two points away from defeat before rallying to beat Joao Sousa 5-7, 7-5, 6-4, while Robredo was more solid against qualifier David Goffin,...
  • Santiago Giraldo upsets 2nd-seeded Tommy Robredo in Houston April 11, 2014

    Houston: Santiago Giraldo upset second-seeded Tommy Robredo 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday to advance to the quarter-finals of the US Men's Clay Court Championship. Giraldo will face Alejandro Gonzalez on Friday at River Oaks Country Club. Gonzalez advanced when fifth-seeded Feliciano Lopez retired because of severe allergies. Gonzalez led 6-3, 2-0. Earlier, Donald...
  • Novak Djokovic reaches quarter-finals at Key Biscayne March 26, 2014

    Three-time champion Novak Djokovic has reached the quarter-finals of the Sony Open, topping Tommy Robredo 6-3, 7-5. The second-seeded Djokovic converted his only two break points of the match, then finished it off with a crosscourt forehand winner Tuesday. Djokovic essentially gave back a point in the second set. A groundstroke from...
  • Ferrer, Robredo into quarterfinals in Rio Open February 20, 2014

    Rio de Janeiro: Secondseeded David Ferrer overcame a tough first set to advance to the Rio Open quarterfinals with a 76 (2), 61 win over Argentina's Federico Delbonis on Wednesday. Ferrer joins fellowSpaniard Tommy Robredo in the final eight after the No. 4 seed downed Dusan Lajovic of Serbia 62, 61...
  • 2011 champ Tommy Robredo knocked out in Chile 2nd round February 6, 2014

    Chile: Secondseeded Tommy Robredo of Spain was knocked out in the second round of the Royal Guard Open on Wednesday, falling for the second time to Leonardo Mayer of Argentina 36, 76 (8), 64. Robredo, the 2011 champion, had a firstround bye. Defending champ Horacio Zeballos of Argentina, who beat Rafael Nadal...
  • Tommy Robredo out of Hopman Cup with arm injury December 27, 2013

    Perth: Spain's Tommy Robredo has an arm injury and has withdrawn from the Hopman mixed teams tournament which begins Saturday. Tournament officials did not give any additional details Friday on the injury, saying No. 18 Robredo would be replaced by 194thranked Daniel MunozDe La Nava. Poland's Jerzy Janowicz withdrew with a foot...
  • Rafael Nadal storms into US Open semi-finals September 5, 2013

    New York: It's as though Rafael Nadal never left. If anything, he's playing better than ever. A year after skipping the US Open because of a bad knee, Nadal powered his way back to the semi-finals at Flushing Meadows, overwhelming 19th-seeded Tommy Robredo 6-0, 6-2, 6-2 on Wednesday night. "I think...
  • Robredo sensed an upset against doubtful Federer September 3, 2013

    New York: Tommy Robredo suspected he could stun Roger Federer at the US Open because the Swiss master had developed self-doubts, the Spaniard said after the extraordinary upset on Monday. World number 22 Robredo routed Federer 7-6(3) 6-3 6-4 at Louis Armstrong Stadium, the 17-times grand slam champion failing to convert...
  • Federer loses to Robredo in 4th round, knocked out of US open September 3, 2013

    New York: Right from the start, Roger Federer looked very little like, well, Roger Federer. In the opening game of his fourth-round match at the US Open, the owner of 17 Grand Slam titles got passed at the net twice, sailed a backhand long, then missed two forehands to get...
  • Nadal to make Davis Cup return for Spain September 2, 2013

    Madrid: Rafael Nadal has returned to the Spain team as they seek to maintain their Davis Cup World Group status with a playoff tie against Ukraine in Madrid later this month, captain Alex Corretja said on Monday. The world number two, currently competing at the US Open in New York, has...
  • Tommy Robredo routs Fabio Fognini to win Croatia Open July 29, 2013

    Umag: Tommy Robredo won the Croatia Open on Sunday, beating Fabio Fognini of Italy 60, 63 for his 12th career title and second this year. The Spaniard won the opening set in only 18 minutes, losing just six points with Fognini helpless to reverse the rout from the claycourt baseline. Fognini...
  • Tommy Robredo, Albert Montanes advance at Croatia Open July 23, 2013

    Umag: Fifthseeded Tommy Robredo cruised into the second round of the Croatia Open on Tuesday, beating Jan Hajek 63, 62. Robredo mostly kept to the baseline and needed only 71 minutes to outplay Hajek. The Czech, ranked 133, was nowhere close to the level he showed last week in Hamburg, where...
  • Albert Ramos ousts 2time champ Tommy Robredo at Stockholm July 10, 2013

    Stockholm: Twotime former champion Tommy Robredo lost to Spanish compatriot Albert Ramos 63, 64 Wednesday at the Swedish Open. The fourthseeded Robredo didn't reach a break point against Ramos. Grigor Dimitrov rallied to beat Filippo Volandri 26, 61, 64. Dimitrov also recovered from a set down in his firstround win against...
  • Andy Murray wins to keep British happy at Wimbledon June 29, 2013

    London: When a 19stroke exchange ended with Andy Murray's Wimbledon opponent slapping a forehand into the net, thousands of Centre Court spectators rose in unison. They applauded Murray's first service break. They screamed for joy. They waved their Union Jacks and Scottish flags. It was only a thirdround match, merely 12...
  • Ruthless Ferrer crushes Robredo to reach semifinals June 4, 2013

    Paris: There was no escape this time for comeback king Tommy Robredo as he lost an allSpanish French Open quarterfinal against ruthless fourth seed David Ferrer 62, 61, 61 on Tuesday. The 31yearold had recovered twoset deficits in all three of his previous rounds at Roland Garros but Ferrer was rock...
  • Tommy Robredo comes from two sets down to reach last eight June 2, 2013

    Paris: Ranked 470th a year ago, Tommy Robredo reached the quarterfinals of the French Open for the first time since 2009 by rallying from two sets down to stun 11thseeded Nicolas Almagro 67 (5), 36, 64, 64, 64 in an allSpanish match. Robredo will next face another compatriot, No. 4 David...
  • Stanislas Wawrinka reaches quarters of Portugal Open May 3, 2013

    Oeiras: Secondseeded Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland rallied past Albert Ramos of Spain 16, 63, 64 on Thursday to move into the Portugal Open quarterfinals. Eighthseeded Tommy Robredo also advanced on the Spaniard's 31st birthday, defeating Robin Haase 64, 64. On the women's side, fourthseeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain is into the...
  • Paris Masters: Nadal edges past Robredo to reach S/F November 13, 2009

    Paris: Rafael Nadal kept winning the hard way at the Paris Masters, edging past fellow Spaniard Tommy Robredo 63 36 75 to reach the quarterfinals. Nadal, who saved five match points before taming Nicolas Almagro in another allSpanish battle on Wednesday, needed two hours and 20 minutes to shrug...
  • 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...
  • US Open: Fedex survives scare | Dementieva in semis September 3, 2008

    New York: The iron will of Roger Federer and the burning desire of Novak Djokovic carried them into the quarterfinals of the US Open on Tuesday. In a match that started under sunny skies but ended under floodlights, Russias Igor Andreev exposed Federers vulnerable side before the Swiss protected his...
  • Federer books his place in semis June 5, 2007

    New Delhi: World No. 1 Roger Federer dropped his first set of the tournament but that was a minor blip as he crushed ninth seed Tommy Robredo in the quarterfinal of the French Open. Federer won a tight first set but then Spaniard Robredo fought back to take the second...
  • Jankovic, Youzhny enter round II May 29, 2007

    New Delhi: On the third day of the French Open on Tuesday, Serbia's Jelena Jankovic entered the second round defeating Stephanie Foretz of France in straight sets. The fifth ranked Serb, who is seeded fourth won 62, 62. Before coming to Paris she had won two claycourt warmups. Jankovic broke Foretz four...