David Ferrer

  • Spain's David Ferrer advances at Sony Open 25-03-2014 09:52 AM

    Miami: Spain's David Ferrer, the world No. 4, has defeated Italy's Andreas Seppi 6-3, 6-2 to advance to the round of 16 at the Sony Open in Key Biscayne, Florida. Ferrer, who skipped the Masters 1000 tournament in Indian Wells, California, due to injuries sustained at the event in Acaculpo,...
  • Ferrer retires in Mexico, Murray into semis 28-02-2014 09:45 AM

    ACAPULCO, Mexico: Top-seeded David Ferrer withdrew from his Mexican Open quarterfinal against South Africa' Kevin Anderson in the second set on Thursday due to a left thigh strain. Ferrer's exit leaves Andy Murray as the big favorite to win the Mexican Open 500. The Scot overcame a poor start to...
  • Murray, Ferrer reach Mexican Open quarter-finals 27-02-2014 01:30 PM

    Acapulco: Andy Murray reached the quarter-finals of the Mexican Open with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Portugal's Joao Sousa on Thursday morning. The seventh-ranked Murray needed three sets in the first round to beat Spaniard Pablo Andujar, but put in a more authoritative performance against Sousa and set up a...
  • Top-seeded Ferrer reaches Mexican quarter-finals 27-02-2014 09:17 AM

    Acapulco: Top-seeded David Ferrer defeated fellow-Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (1), 6-2 on Wednesday to advance to his fifth-straight Mexican Open quarter-finals. Ferrer, trying to win his fourth title on Mexican soil, will next play South Africa's Kevin Anderson, who eliminated American Sam Querrey,7-6 (2), 6-4. Also Wednesday, Gilles Simon (6)...
  • David Ferrer advances, John Isner out in Mexico 26-02-2014 08:49 AM

    Acapulco: First-seeded David Ferrer advanced to the second round of the Mexican Open with a convincing win over Kazakh Mikhail Kukushkin while American and third-seeded John Isner became the first major casualty of the tournament, losing 7-6 (4) 7-6 (5) to Croatia's Ivo Karlovic on Tuesday. Ferrer, who is trying...
  • Top-seeded Rafael Nadal, No. 2 David Ferrer into Rio semi-finals 22-02-2014 09:30 AM

    Rio de Janeiro: Top-seeded Rafael Nadal reached the semi-finals of the Rio Open, showing no problems with a sore back in defeating Joao Sousa of Portugal 6-1, 6-0 on Friday. No. 1-ranked Nadal, in his first tournament since losing the Australian Open final, played his best match in Brazil and...
  • Ferrer, Robredo into quarter-finals in Rio Open 20-02-2014 09:08 AM

    Rio de Janeiro: Second-seeded David Ferrer overcame a tough first set to advance to the Rio Open quarter-finals with a 7-6 (2), 6-1 win over Argentina's Federico Delbonis on Wednesday. Ferrer joins fellow-Spaniard Tommy Robredo in the final eight after the No. 4 seed downed Dusan Lajovic of Serbia 6-2,...
  • David Ferrer reaches semis in Buenos Aires 15-02-2014 02:37 PM

    Buenos Aires: Top-seeded David Ferrer defeated fellow Spaniard Albert Ramos 6-1, 6-2 to reach the semifinals of the Copa Claro ATP tournament. Second-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy and third-seeded Tommy Robredo of Spain also advanced into last four Friday, setting up a semifinal matchup, reports Xinhua. Ferrer will next face...
  • David Ferrer reaches quarterfinals in Buenos Aires 14-02-2014 08:00 AM

    Buenos Aires: Two-time defending champion and top-seeded David Ferrer of Spain defeated Santiago Giraldo of Colombia 6-4, 7-6 (1) Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the Copa Claro clay-court tournament. Ferrer has won 20 times on the ATP tour and is a strong favorite to make it three straight in...
  • 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...
  • 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...
  • David Ferrer reaches round four of Australian Open 17-01-2014 10:24 AM

    Melbourne: Third-seeded David Ferrer has advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open with a 6-2, 7-6 (5), 6-2 win over Frenchman Jeremy Chardy on Friday. The Spaniard has reached at least the fourth round for 15 consecutive Grand Slam tournaments, dating back to Wimbledon in 2010. He was...
  • Ferrer overcomes heat to move into Australian Open's third round 15-01-2014 12:26 PM

    Melbourne: Third-seeded David Ferrer overcame a slow start to beat Adrian Mannarino of France 7-6 (2), 5-7, 6-0, 6-3 in a second-round match Wednesday at the Australian Open. Ferrer trailed 3-0 in the opening set before rallying in the tiebreaker, then fell behind 4-1 in the second before taking control...
  • David Ferrer enters round two of Australian Open 13-01-2014 01:13 PM

    David Ferrer is ranked third in the world, has reached at least the quarter-finals at all four grand slams in the past two years yet is still not a favourite for the Australian Open title at Melbourne Park. Not that the 31-year-old Spaniard minds. He puts enough pressure upon himself...
  • Novak Djokovic beats David Ferrer to win Abu Dhabi final 28-12-2013 10:16 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Novak Djokovic maintained his unbeaten record in Abu Dhabi by beating David Ferrer 7-5, 6-2 on Saturday to win his third straight World Tennis Championship title. Djokovic, who finished the year with a 24-match winning streak on the ATP tour since losing the US Open final to Rafael...
  • Ferrer, Djokovic to meet in Abu Dhabi final 28-12-2013 08:59 AM

    Dubai: David Ferrer won the semi-final against his fellow Spaniard Rafael Nadal clear in two sets, while Serbia's Novak Djokovic was victorious over Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Friday, the second day of the Mubadala World Championship in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates. Ferrer beat Nadal 6-4, 6-4 in late afternoon....
  • Rafael Nadal loses to David Ferrer in Abu Dhabi 27-12-2013 11:19 PM

    Abu Dhabi: Novak Djokovic overcame Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to enter the final of the Mubadala Championship for the third time in three years on Friday, but he won't be facing top-ranked Rafael Nadal. Djokovic beat Tsonga 7-6 (5), 6-3 in 74 minutes to set up a repeat of last year's final...
  • Ferrer begins new season with easy win over Wawrinka 27-12-2013 10:23 AM

    Madrid: Spain's David Ferrer kicked off the new season with a convincing 7-5, 6-1 victory on Thursday over Switzerland's Stanislas Wawrinka at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship, a hard-court exhibition event in Abu Dhabi. Wawrinka grabbed a service break early on and then took a 5-3 lead, but the world...
  • Wawrinka upsets Ferrer at ATP Finals 08-11-2013 11:49 PM

    London: Stanislas Wawrinka upset No. 3 David Ferrer 6-7 (3), 6-4, 6-1 Friday at the ATP World Tour Finals, maintaining the chance to reach the semi-finals. Wawrinka had 35 winners, including 12 aces, to clinch his second win at the elite year-end tournament. He'll need top-ranked Rafael Nadal to beat...
  • Beaten Wawrinka takes it to Nadal, on and off court 07-11-2013 09:21 AM

    He won 83 points to Rafael Nadal's 80, hit 30 winners to the Spaniard's 14, struck more aces and generally played the more inspiring tennis, yet it all ended in familiar fashion for Stanislas Wawrinka at the ATP World Tour Finals on Wednesday. The 28-year-old came close to beating the...
  • Nadal tops Ferrer in straight sets at ATP Finals 05-11-2013 09:56 PM

    London: Top-ranked Rafael Nadal breezed past fellow Spaniard David Ferrer 6-3, 6-2 on Tuesday to win his first round-robin match at the ATP World Tour Finals. After trading breaks in the opening set, Nadal's serve improved and he dictated play from the baseline. Nadal is bidding to win the season-ending...
  • Novak Djokovic dumps David Ferrer to win Paris Masters 04-11-2013 08:51 AM

    Paris: Novak Djokovic beat defending champion David Ferrer of Spain 7-5, 7-5 to win the Paris Masters on Sunday and keep alive his hopes of reclaiming the world number one spot by the end of the year. The Serb recovered from a break down in both sets to snatch his...
  • David Ferrer stuns Rafael Nadal at Paris Masters 03-11-2013 08:27 AM

    Paris: David Ferrer stunned top-seeded Rafael Nadal 6-3, 7-5 and Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer from a set and break down in the Paris Masters semi-finals on Saturday. Djokovic prevailed 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 for his 16th straight match win. Ferrer had lost nine straight times to Nadal, including in this...
  • Djokovic, Nadal, Federer, Ferrer advance in Paris 01-11-2013 07:35 PM

    Paris: Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic overcame big servers Thursday to reach the Paris Masters quarter-finals. Nadal beat last year's runner-up, Jerzy Janowicz, 7-5, 6-4, and Djokovic rallied from a set down to top John Isner 6-7 (5), 6-1, 6-2. Roger Federer, defending champion David Ferrer, Juan Martin del Potro,...
  • David Ferrer, Stanislas Wawrinka reach quarter-finals in Paris 31-10-2013 11:57 PM

    Paris: Defending champion David Ferrer and Stanislas Wawrinka won in straight sets Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters. Ferrer beat Gilles Simon of France 6-2, 6-3, and Wawrinka defeated Nicolas Almagro of Spain 6-3, 6-2. Wawrinka stayed in contention for one of the two remaining ATP finals...
  • Del Potro beats Cilic at Paris Masters 30-10-2013 10:50 PM

    Paris: Defending champion David Ferrer, Juan Martin del Potro and Stanislas Wawrinka moved into the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday. Ferrer overcame Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-0, 2-6, 6-3, del Potro beat Marin Cilic of Croatia 6-4, 7-6 (3), and Wawrinka defeated Feliciano Lopez of...
  • Isner hits 27 aces, advances at Paris Masters 30-10-2013 07:58 PM

    Paris: John Isner and defending champion David Ferrer advanced to the third round of the Paris Masters on Wednesday. Isner used 27 aces to beat Polish qualifier Michal Przysiezny 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-3, and Ferrer overcame Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-0, 2-6, 6-3. A semi-finalist two years ago,...