Delray Beach

  • Marin Cilic wins Delray Beach Open title February 24, 2014

    Marin Cilic's run of red-hot form continued on Sunday as he beat Kevin Anderson 7-6, 6-7, 6-4 to win the Delray Beach Open title. Cilic was playing in his third consecutive final, having lost in Rotterdam last week after winning the title in Zagreb two weeks ago. The 25-year-old Croat had...
  • Kevin Anderson defeats Steve Johnson to reach Delray Beach Open final February 23, 2014

    Delray Beach: Kevin Anderson defeated American qualifier Steve Johnson 6-2, 6-4 Saturday to reach the final of the Delray Beach Open. Anderson, seeded No. 4 and ranked No. 21 in the world, will be playing in his second Delray Beach final on Sunday when he faces the winner of the other...
  • Underdog Johnson through to Delray Beach Open semi-final February 22, 2014

    American qualifier Steve Johnson is through to his first ATP Tour semi-final after an emphatic victory at the Delray Beach Open on Friday. The 24-year-old, who eliminated top seed Tommy Haas in the second round, dominated sixth seeded Spaniard Feliciano Lopez to win their quarter-final 6-3 6-2 in 73 minutes. Johnson did...
  • John Isner and Marin Cilic advance to Delray Beach semi-finals February 22, 2014

    Delray Beach: John Isner and Marin Cilic notched quarter-final victories Friday night to set up a semi-final match at the ATP World Tour Delray Beach Open. No. 4 seed Kevin Anderson of South Africa and American qualifier Steve Johnson will meet in the other semi-final. Isner was stretched to three sets...
  • Isner holds off Sela to reach Delray quarters February 21, 2014

    Delray Beach: John Isner held off an upset bid by Dudi Sela of Israel on Thursday night to advance to the quarter-finals of the Delray Beach Open after No. 3 seed Kei Nishikori of Japan exited the tournament because of a left hip injury. The second-seeded Isner squandered four match points...
  • Top-seed Haas ousted in first round at Delray Beach February 20, 2014

    Delray Beach: Former collegiate standout Steve Johnson upset No. 1 seed Tommy Haas 6-4, 2-6, 7-6 (2) in the first round of the Delray Beach Open on Wednesday night. It marked the earliest exit of a top seed in this tournament since Haas lost in the first round to Teymuraz Gabashvili...
  • Haas, Isner, Hewitt win in 1st round at Delray February 19, 2014

    Delray Beach: Top-seeded Tommy Haas accounted for American Wayne Odesnik 6-2, 6-1 in the first round at the Delray Beach Open on Tuesday, losing only 20 points on serve. The 35-year-old Haas won the tournament in 2006. No. 2-seeded John Isner had 20 aces and held every service game in the final...
  • Americans Querrey, Sock lose at Delray Beach February 18, 2014

    Delray Beach: Spaniard Feliciano Lopez rallied past American Sam Querrey in the first round of the Delray Beach Open on Monday night. The sixth-seeded Lopez, who last played this event when he lost in the 2002 quarter-finals, ousted Querrey 4-6, 6-2, 6-3. Lopez, ranked No. 27 in the world, next...
  • American Sloane Stephens opens Fed Cup vs Sweden April 20, 2013

    Delray Beach: American Sloane Stephens, ranked 16th, will open the Fed Cup World Group Playoff tie against 54th-ranked Sophia Arvidsson of Sweden at the Delray Beach Tennis Center on Saturday. The second match on Saturday features world No. 1 Serena Williams of the US against 66th-ranked Johanna Larsson of Sweden. On Sunday,...
  • Ernests Gulbis beats Roger-Vasselin to win second Delray title March 4, 2013

    Florida: Qualifier Ernests Gulbis beat Edouard Roger-Vasselin 7-6 (3), 6-3 on Sunday in one of the more unlikely finals in recent ATP Tour history, winning the Delray Beach International Championships. The 109th-ranked Gulbis, who also won the tournament in 2010, is the first qualifier to reach a final this season....
  • Ernests Gulbis to face Roger-Vasselin in unlikely Delray final March 3, 2013

    Florida: Edouard Roger-Vasselin will meet qualifier Ernests Gulbis in an unlikely final of the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships after they beat the top two seeds in Saturday's semi-finals. France's Roger-Vasselin upset top-seeded John Isner 6-4, 4-6, 6-4 while Gulbis edged veteran Tommy Haas 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (2). The 15th-ranked Isner...
  • John Isner blasts past Kevin Anderson into Delray semi-final March 2, 2013

    Florida: Top-seeded John Isner needed only 79 minutes to beat sixth-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa 6-2, 7-6 (1) on Friday in the quarter-finals of the Delray Beach International Championships. Anderson is playing in his first tournament since right elbow surgery while in Melbourne during the Australian Open in January. "Coming...
  • Sam Querrey ousted by qualifier in Florida March 1, 2013

    Delray Beach: Third-seeded Sam Querrey of the US double-faulted on the last two points of the third-set tiebreaker to lose to qualifier Ernests Gulbis of Latvia 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (4) in Round 2 at the Delray Beach International Championships on Thursday. Querrey double-faulted eight times in the match. Querrey, who led...
  • Singles matches postponed in Florida due to rain February 28, 2013

    Florida: Rain postponed most of the singles matches at the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships on Wednesday. The second-round match between eighth-seeded Xavier Malisse of Belgium and qualifier Daniel Munoz-De La Nava of Spain was level at 2-2 in the first set when rain stopped play. Two other singles matches - second-seeded...
  • Haas progresses in Florida, Nishikori retires injured February 27, 2013

    Delray Beach: Second-seeded Tommy Haas of Germany advanced to the second round of the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships when Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands retired from their match on Tuesday with an injured left ankle. Hours later, fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori of Japan became the third player to retire from...
  • Querrey advances, Dolgopolov loses in Florida February 26, 2013

    Florida: Third-seeded Sam Querrey moved into the second round of the Delray Beach International Tennis Championships when fellow American Michael Russell retired with a left leg injury while trailing 6-2, 2-2 on Monday. Besides for having to save one break point in the fourth game of the first set, Querrey played...