Jerzy Janowicz

  • Leander Paes, Radek Stepanek in Indian Wells pre-quarterfinals 10-03-2014 04:45 PM

    Indian Wells: Fourth seeds Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek fought their way into the pre-quarterfinals of the ATP Indian Wells Masters tournament after a tough first round win over unseeded Jerzy Janowicz and Philipp Kohlschreiber. The Indo-Czech pair needed a Super Tie Breaker to beat the Polish-German team 7-6(6) 3-6...
  • Poland's Janowicz withdraws from Hopman Cup 18-12-2013 09:26 AM

    Perth: Wimbledon semi-finalist Jerzy Janowicz has pulled out of the Poland team for this month's Hopman Cup with a foot injury. Janowicz was to team with women's No.5 Agnieszka Radwanska at the annual international mixed team tournament in Perth, Australia, which serves as a warm-up for January's Australian Open. He...
  • Rafa Nadal on track for elusive Paris Masters title 01-11-2013 08:45 AM

    Paris: World number one Rafa Nadal broke the stubborn resistance of Poland's Jerzy Janowicz's to win 7-5 6-4 and reach the last eight of the Paris Masters on Thursday. In the semi-finals of the Paris event - one of only three Masters titles the Spaniard has yet to win -...
  • Janowicz's underhand serve brings out the boos in New York 28-08-2013 08:40 AM

    New York: Wimbledon semi-finalist Jerzy Janowicz was showered with boos for serving underhand during his quick opening-round exit from the US Open on Tuesday. Hampered by a back injury sustained in the gym on Saturday, the normally temperamental world number 14 from Poland hobbled through a 4-6, 4-6, 2-6 loss...
  • Murray beats Janowicz to reach 2nd Wimbledon final 06-07-2013 02:15 AM

    London: Trying to become Britain's first male champion at Wimbledon since 1936, Andy Murray reached the final for the second consecutive year, beating 24th-seeded Jerzy Janowicz of Poland 6-7 (2), 6-4, 6-4, 6-3 Friday in a match that concluded under the Centre Court roof. After dropping the first set, Murray...
  • Djokovic and Murray face giant challenges 04-07-2013 11:01 PM

    Wimbledon: Wimbledon 2013 will be remembered as a tournament of shocks but unless giants Juan Martin del Potro and Jerzy Janowicz can chop Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray down to size, Sunday's men's final will be a showdown between the world's top two players. In a sport that plays on...
  • Murray and Del Potro hang tough, Djokovic imperious 04-07-2013 08:41 AM

    London: Andy Murray's predicted stroll to the Wimbledon final became a hazardous obstacle course on Wednesday as he was forced to claw back a two-set deficit against Fernando Verdasco to join top seed Novak Djokovic in the last four. The imperious Djokovic, the man Murray is expected to face in...
  • Janowicz becomes first Polish man to reach Grand Slam semis 03-07-2013 11:31 PM

    London: Jerzy Janowicz became the first Polish man to reach a Grand Slam semi-final on Wednesday by beating countryman Lukasz Kubot 7-5, 6-4, 6-4 at Wimbledon. The 24th-seeded Janowicz, who reached the third round last year at the All England Club, is playing in only his third grass-court tournament. Prior...
  • Poland relish unprecedented Wimbledon success 02-07-2013 10:00 PM

    Warsaw: Poland's unprecedented success at Wimbledon is drumming up new levels of interest in tennis in the country. In a nation where football is the dominant sport, images of Jerzy Janowicz, Lukasz Kubot and Agnieszka Radwanska graced the front pages of newspapers Tuesday, a day after all three reached the...
  • Two Poland players advance to Wimbledon quarters 02-07-2013 08:46 AM

    London: On one of Poland's best days on the tennis court, one of Poland's best players gave a shout-out to none other than ... America's Pete Sampras and Andre Agassi. Hard to blame Jerzy Janowicz for that. Truth is, apart from Wojtek Fibak, a wily doubles foe of John McEnroe's...
  • Poland's Janowicz, Kubot advance to Wimbledon quarter-finals 01-07-2013 08:19 PM

    London: Poland will send two men into the Wimbledon quarter-finals for the first time after 24th-seeded Jerzy Janowicz and 130th-ranked Lukasz Kubot each won five-set matches on Monday. They'll play each other on Wednesday with the winner becoming the country's first Grand Slam semi-finalist. The big-serving Janowicz reached as high...
  • Is Wimbledon's Wednesday mayhem the first sign of tennis transition? 27-06-2013 01:29 PM

    Legends are made here runs the promo of the Wimbledon 2013 with Pete Sampras and a teary-eyed Roger Federer lifting the silver gilt cup. This edition of The Championships has so far made legend-killers. Without a glint of exaggeration names like Roger Federer - a seven-time champion at the All...
  • Jerzy Janowicz upsets Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at Rome 15-05-2013 06:33 PM

    Rome: Rising Polish player Jerzy Janowicz upset eighth-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-4, 7-6 (5) in the second round of the Italian Open on Wednesday. The 22-year-old Janowicz improved his record against top-10 opponents to 3-5, having closed last year by reaching the Paris Masters final as a qualifier, beating Andy Murray...
  • Ferrer takes on Janowicz for Paris Masters title 04-11-2012 12:00 PM

    Paris: At the start of the year, Jerzy Janowicz couldn't afford to travel to the Australian Open. Now he's in line for a major payday, with only David Ferrer standing in the way of his first career title. Janowicz beat Gilles Simon 6-4, 7-5 on Saturday to become the first...
  • Janowicz becomes first qualifier in 8 years to reach Paris final 03-11-2012 09:38 PM

    Paris: Jerzy Janowicz of Poland became the first qualifier in eight years to reach the Paris Masters final after beating Gilles Simon of France 6-4, 7-5 Saturday. Janowicz, who was playing in Futures tournaments at the start of the year, has beaten five top-20 ranked players on his improbable run...
  • Ferrer, Janowicz reach Paris Masters semis 03-11-2012 10:13 AM

    Paris: Fourth-seeded David Ferrer of Spain moved closer to his first Masters title after beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France 6-2, 7-5 in the Paris Masters quarter-finals on Friday, while Polish qualifier Jerzy Janowicz continued his remarkable run by eliminating No. 8 Janko Tipsarevic. Ferrer did not face a single breakpoint...
  • Andy Murray shocked by qualifier at Paris Masters 01-11-2012 10:59 PM

    Paris: Andy Murray wasted a match point before being knocked out 5-7 7-6 6-2 by Polish qualifier Jerzy Janowicz in the third round of the Paris Masters on Thursday. Scot Murray lost focus as he served for the match in the second set and was then battered by the hard...