JOAO SOUZA

  • Brazil call up Joao Souza for Davis Cup tie February 25, 2015

    Brazil Davis Cup captain Joao Zwetsch has called up Joao Souza for his team's tie against Argentina next month. Souza, ranked 77 in the world, impressed Zwetsch by making the semi-finals of the Brazil Open and quarter-finals of the Rio Open earlier this month, reports Xinhua. The 26-year-old, known locally by his...
  • Luca Vanni beats Joao Souza to reach Brasil Open final February 15, 2015

    Sao Paolo: Qualifier Luca Vanni of Italy defeated home-crowd favorite Joao Souza 6-4, 6-7 (5), 6-4 at the Brazil Open on Saturday, reaching his first ATP final. The 149th-ranked Vanni won the final three games to clinch the victory after nearly three hours. Souza, ranked 110th, was playing the clay-court tournament on...
  • Rafael Nadal cruises into Brazil Open quarterfinals February 15, 2013

    Sao Paulo: Rafael Nadal beat Joao Souza of Brazil 63, 64 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the Brazil Open, his second tournament since returning from a left knee injury. Nadal broke Souza's service late in each set to win in 1 hour, 18 minutes at the indoor claycourt...