Dmitry Tursunov

  • Roger Federer advances to fourth round at French Open May 30, 2014

    Paris: Roger Federer needed four sets to make it through to the fourth round of the French Open on Friday, beating Dmitry Tursunov 7-5, 6-7 (7), 6-2, 6-4. Federer, who had won his opening two matches in straight sets, converted only four of his 21 break-point opportunities against the 31st-seeded Russian. Shortly...
  • Albert Montanes, Dmitry Tursunov advance at Open de Nice May 19, 2014

    France: Defending champion Albert Montanes and fifth-seeded Dmitry Tursunov each won in straight sets Monday to move into the second round of the Open de Nice. Montanes beat Matthew Ebden of Australia 6-1, 6-3, while Tursunov defeated Aleksandr Nedovyesov of Kazakhstan 6-1, 6-4. Montanes took a 4-0 lead in the opening set...
  • Del Potro advances to Sydney International final January 10, 2014

    Sydney: Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro advanced to the Sydney International final with a 6-4, 6-2 win on Friday over Dmitry Tursunov. The 2009 US Open champion will play either defending champion Bernard Tomic or Sergiy Stakhovsky of Ukraine in the final. Fifth-seeded Angelique Kerber of Germany was to play Tsvetana...
  • Federer-Zhang win doubles opener at Shanghai Masters October 9, 2013

    Beijing: The wildcard team of Roger Federer and Zhang Ze needed just 48 minutes to beat Kevin Anderson of South Africa and Russian Dmitry Tursunov 6-2, 6-1 in the opening round of the Shanghai Rolex Masters men's doubles event on Monday. The Swiss/Chinese pairing saved the only break point they faced,...
  • Sousa upsets Tursunov in St. Petersburg Open September 21, 2013

    St. Petersburg: Joao Sousa advanced to his first career ATP tour semi-final by beating fourth-seeded Dmitry Tursunov 6-4, 6-3 on Friday at the St. Petersburg Open. The 89th-ranked Portuguese, who had a 17-20 record on the tour before this tournament, broke Tursunov in the eighth game of the second set and...
  • Juan Martin del Potro to face John Isner in Citi Open final August 4, 2013

    Washington: Top seed Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina took advantage of a long rain delay to defeat Germany's Tommy Haas 7-6(4), 6-3 on Saturday and reach the final of the Citi Open. Del Potro will face American John Isner, who moved closer to his second title in as many weeks...
  • John Isner tops Dmitry Tursunov to enter Citi Open final August 4, 2013

    Washington: A couple of plastic sandwich bags filled with ice were resting on his left thigh, and some others were chilling his right knee, as an admittedly exhausted John Isner assessed how he's holding up after eight victories in 10 days. "My body doesn't feel great," Isner said, then paused and...
  • John Isner to face Dmitry Tursunov in Citi Open semis August 3, 2013

    Washington: John Isner hit 18 aces and never faced a break point during a 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-4 victory over Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus on Friday that put the American in the Citi Open semi-finals. Isner won for the 10th time in his past 11 matches as he gets ready...
  • Ferrer shocked in Barcelona, Nadal eases through April 25, 2013

    Barcelona: Top seed David Ferrer summed up his error-strewn defeat by qualifier Dmitry Tursunov as "one of the worst I have played" after falling at the first hurdle at the Barcelona Open on Wednesday. The Spaniard lost 7-5 3-6 6-1 to the Russian but seven-time champion Rafa Nadal eased past...
  • Tsonga, Tursunov make Open 13 semi-finals February 23, 2013

    Marseille: Gilles Simon upset defending champion Juan Martin del Potro of Agentina 6-4, 6-3 on Friday to set up an Open 13 semi-final against countryman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, who saved five match points in a three-set victory against Australia's Bernard Tomic. Top-seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic also reached the...
  • Tursunov upsets Tipsarevic to reach Open 13 quarterfinals February 21, 2013

    Marseille: Russian qualifier Dmitry Tursunov upset fourth-seeded Janko Tipsarevic 7-6 (4), 6-2 to reach the Open 13 quarterfinals on Thursday. The 30-year-old Tursunov, a semifinalist at the tournament two years ago, saved the four break-points he faced and twice broke the Serb. Sixth-seeded Gilles Simon of France advanced to his third...
  • Yuki Bhambri stuns Tursunov at Seoul Challenger October 23, 2012

    Seoul: Yuki Bhambri shocked third seed Dmitry Tursunov to progress to the second round of the ATP Challenger event but his doubles partner Divij Sharan went down fighting against sixth seed Yuichi Sugita on Monday. Yuki recorded a 6-4 7-6 (5) hard-fought win over formidable Russian opponent, who was once a...