Daniel Brands

  • Ivo Karlovic hits 44 aces at Zagreb Indoors February 5, 2014

    Croatia: Croatia's Ivo Karlovic hit a recordequaling 44 aces to defeat Daniel Brands of Germany and advance to the second round of the Zagreb Indoors tournament on Tuesday. The towering Karlovic matched the record of Mark Philippoussis in the number of aces in a bestofthree match, beating Brands 67 (4), 75,...
  • Daniel Brands beats Andreas HaiderMaurer in 1st round in Vienna October 15, 2013

    Vienna: Daniel Brands of Germany beat Andreas HaiderMaurer 64, 76 (5) despite the Austrian serving 16 aces in the first round of the Erste Bank Open on Tuesday. The 57thranked Brands managed one break in the opening set against the 2010 finalist and held serve throughout to set up a secondround...
  • Defending champ Robin Haase reaches Kitzbuehel quarters July 31, 2013

    Kitzbuehel, Austria: Defending champion Robin Haase stayed on course for a third straight title at the betathome Cup by beating Daniel Brands of Germany 64, 61 on Wednesday. Secondseeded Juan Monaco also reached the quarterfinals, while No. 4 Jurgen Melzer lost to 19yearold Austrian Dominic Thiem 75, 63. Haase saved all six...
  • After beating Federer, Brands loses at Swiss Open July 26, 2013

    Gstaad, Switzerland: A day after beating Roger Federer, Daniel Brands lost to Victor Hanescu 63, 64 on Friday in the Swiss Open quarterfinals. Hanescu, the 2008 Gstaad champion, forced one service break in each set. Mikhail Youzhny also reached the semifinals and will next face Hanescu after beating fourthseeded Juan Monaco of...
  • Federer slumps to Swiss Open loss against Brands July 25, 2013

    Gstaad, Switzerland Roger Federer slumped to a stunning defeat against No. 55 Daniel Brands in the Swiss Open second round on Thursday, his third straight tournament exit against a lowranked opponent. Federer had trouble handling Brands' serve and big forehands on the clay surface in the thin mountain air. The German...
  • Federer rallies to win at German C'ships July 18, 2013

    Hamburg, Germany: Roger Federer rallied to beat Daniel Brands 36, 63, 62 on Wednesday at the German Tennis Championships in his first match since his secondround loss at Wimbledon last month. Using a bigger racquet for the first time, Federer served three aces in the opening game but still lost...
  • Tomic advances to round three after tough win January 17, 2013

    Melbourne: Bernard Tomic blew seven match points in his secondround clash with Germany's Daniel Brands but sealed a hardfought 67 75 76 76 victory on the eighth to become the host nation's last player standing at the Australian Open on Thursday. On a scorching day at Melbourne Park, the bad boy...