Marc Lopez

  • Defending French Open doubles champions Bryan brothers lose June 2, 2014

    Paris: Defending champions Bob and Mike Bryan lost in the French Open men's doubles quarter-finals Monday, beaten 6-4, 6-2 by the 12th-seeded duo of Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez of Spain. The Bryan twins, who were seeded No. 1, have now failed to reach the final at any of the last...
  • Bopanna, Katarina advance to French Open pre-quarters May 30, 2014

    Paris: India's Rohan Bopanna and his Slovakian partner Katarina Srebotnik faced stiff resistance from Marc Lopez and Andrea Hlavackova before prevailing in a tense first round contest in the mixed doubles event of the French Open, here on Friday. The second seeded Indo-Slovak pair fought hard for a 7-6 (5) 7-5...
  • Spain sweep Ukraine 5-0 in Davis Cup playoff September 15, 2013

    Madrid: Marc Lopez and Fernando Verdasco both won reverse singles matches on Sunday to give Spain a 5-0 sweep of Ukraine in their Davis Cup World Group playoff. Lopez beat Denys Molchanov 6-3, 6-3 before Verdasco dispatched Vladyslav Manafov 6-2, 6-1. Lopez had paired with Rafael Nadal to win Saturday's doubles...
  • Spain beat Ukraine 3-0 in Davis Cup playoff September 14, 2013

    Madrid: Rafael Nadal and Marc Lopez sealed victory for Spain in their Davis Cup World Group playoff against Ukraine on Saturday, beating Sergiy Stakhovsky and Denys Molchanov in the doubles for an unassailable 3-0 lead. The Spaniards won 6-2, 6 (6)-7, 6-3, 6-4. After Nadal and Fernando Verdasco both won their singles...
  • Bopanna-Edouard lose Cincinnati semis August 18, 2013

    Cincinnati: India's Rohan Bopanna and his French partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin squandered all five break chances against Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez to bow of the ATP Cincinnati Masters. The eighth-seeded Indo-French combination lost 5-7, 2-6 to the Spanish second seeds in the semi-finals of the USD 3,079,555 hard court tournament. Bopanna...
  • Rohan Bopanna climbs to number 3 in doubles rankings July 23, 2013

    New Delhi: Touching a new high, Indian tennis player Rohan Bopanna on Monday became world number three player in the world with a jump of two places in the latest ATP ranking chart. Bopanna is behind world's most formidable players, American twins Mike and Bob Bryan. Bopanna moved up as Spaniards...
  • Davis Cup: Spain roar back to life against Canada February 3, 2013

    Vancouver: Spain fought off Davis Cup elimination by winning the doubles competition against Canada 4-6, 6-4, 6-7, 6-3, 6-2 on the hard courts of the University of British Columbia campus. The top-ranked Spaniards trail hosts Canada 1-2 with two singles rubbers set for Sunday to decide what country advances to...
  • ATP World Tour: Bhupathi-Bopanna lose in the final November 17, 2012

    London: Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez won the doubles title at the ATP finals by beating Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna of India 7-5, 3-6, 10-3 on Monday. The sixth-seeded Spaniards won their third title of the season. They also won in Rome and Gstaad, and will have a chance to...
  • Davis Cup: David Ferrer to lead Spain November 5, 2012

    Madrid: World number five David Ferrer will lead Spain's bid to claim their fourth Davis Cup title in five years when the holders take on the Czech Republic in this month's final in Prague. Fourth-ranked Rafa Nadal is still sidelined with a knee injury so Ferrer, winner of Sunday's Paris...
  • Bryan twins keep US hopes alive against Spain September 15, 2012

    Gijon: Top-ranked United States pair Bob and Mike Bryan kept US hopes of upsetting holders Spain alive when they fought off a brave challenge from Marcel Granollers and Marc Lopez to win their Davis Cup semi-final doubles 6-3 3-6 7-5 7-5 on Saturday. Spain had put themselves within a point of...