MARCOS BAGHDATIS

  • Pune seal first ever Champions Tennis League title with 27-23 win over Delhi November 27, 2014

    New Delhi: Cyprus star Marcos Baghdatis subdued world number 16 Kevin Anderson in the crucial men's singles as Pune Marathas lifted the inaugural Champions Tennis League (CTL) trophy with a 27-23 victory over Delhi Dreams in the final on Wednesday. Anderson served big but Baghdatis used all his experience to nail...
  • Pune still in contention for a place in CTL final November 23, 2014

    Pune: Pune Marathas kept their hopes of making the final of the Champions Tennis League (CTL) alive with a comfortable 26-20 win over Bangalore Raptors in a South Zone match on Sunday. Thomas Enqvist made a bright start for Bangalore by beating Pat Cash 6-3 in the legends singles. Pune then won...
  • Pune Marathas beat Hyderabad Aces in CTL tie November 18, 2014

    Hyderabad: Impressive wins by world number six Agnieszka Radwanska and seasoned Marcos Baghdatis paved the way for Pune Marathas's close 26-25 victory over Hyderabad Aces in the Champions Tennis League (CTL) at the L B Stadium here on Tuesday. In a format where the final result is decided on the basis...
  • Lleyton Hewitt tops Baghdatis, advances in Memphis February 14, 2014

    Memphis: Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt of Australia beat Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus 16, 62, 60 on Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals at the US National Indoor Tennis Championships. The No. 3 seed leads the career series with Baghdatis 32, winning their first match since 2010 when Baghdatis had...
  • Sock, Baghdatis move to 2nd round at Memphis February 12, 2014

    Memphis, Tennessee: America's Jack Sock and Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus moved into the second round of the US National Indoor Tennis Championships Tuesday at The Racquet Club of Memphis. Sock, who reached the quarterfinals of last year's tournament, advanced with a 75, 16, 76 (5) victory over France's Adrian Mannarino. Baghdatis won...
  • Del Potro eases past Baghdatis in Swiss Indoors October 25, 2013

    Basel: Topseeded Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina eased past Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus 61, 62 in the Swiss Indoors second round on Thursday. Del Potro forced two breaks of serve in each set and saved all five chances the 97thranked Baghdatis held in the first set. In Friday's quarterfinals, del Potro...
  • Del Potro beats Baghdatis at Japan Open October 1, 2013

    Tokyo: Topseeded Juan Martin del Potro moved into the second round of the Japan Open with a 46, 64, 63 victory over Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus on Tuesday. Playing under the roof at Ariake Colosseum because of rain, del Potro came back from a sluggish first set to secure the win...
  • 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 67 (5), 64, 64 victory over Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus on Friday that put the American in the Citi Open semifinals. Isner won for the 10th time in his past 11 matches as he gets ready...
  • Marcos Baghdatis loses in ABN quarterfinals February 15, 2013

    Rotterdam: Grigor Dimitrov rallied from a set down to beat Marcos Baghdatis 67 (4), 76 (0), 63 and book a place in the semifinals of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament on Friday. Baghdatis took the firstset tiebreak after neither player managed to break serve. Both then broke once in the...
  • Blaz Kavic upsets Marcos Baghdatis in Zagreb February 7, 2013

    Zagreb: Blaz Kavic of Slovenia rallied to upset sixthseeded Marcos Baghdatis from Cyrpus 36, 76 (2), 64 and reach his third career quarterfinal at the Zagreb Indoors on Thursday. Baghdatis, the 2007 champion, served for the match at 54, but lost serve and Kavcic won a tiebreaker. Baghdatis pulled out of...
  • Somdev loses to Jergen Melzer in the second round February 7, 2013

    Zagreb: Somdev Devvarman gave a huge scare to world number 29 Jergen Melzer before bowing out in the second round of the ATP Zagreb Indoor championships here Thursday. The unseeded Indian, whose 2012 season was spoiled by a shoulder injury, suffered a 61, 67(5), 26 defeat against the fourth seed from...
  • Baghdatis, Haase, Lacko into 2nd round in Zagreb February 6, 2013

    Zagreb: Sixthseeded Marcos Baghdatis from Cyprus rallied to defeat Germany's Tobias Kamke in the opening round of Zagreb Indoors on Wednesday 67 (5), 62, 64. Kamke converted his second set point in the tiebreaker to take the lead, but could not keep up the pressure. Baghdatis won all 29 points on...
  • Tsonga to face Berdych in Stockholm Open final October 20, 2012

    Stockholm: JoWilfried Tsonga and Tomas Berdych will contest the Stockholm Open final after contrasting semifinal wins on Saturday. Topseeded Tsonga advanced after 2009 champion Marcos Baghdatis retired with a left groin strain in the deciding set, with Tsonga leading 64, 46, 52. Secondseeded Berdych recorded a comfortable 63, 62 win over...
  • Murray stretches to beat Baghdatis July 1, 2012

    Wimbledon: Laying facedown for a postmatch massage as midnight approached, Andy Murray was thrilled he managed to complete his thirdround victory at Wimbledon on Saturday night. Because otherwise, he and Marcos Baghdatis would have had to come back Monday when everyone is supposed to be playing in the fourth round. With...
  • Baghdatis smashes four racquets in outburst January 19, 2012

    Melbourne: Down two sets and a break, Marcos Baghdatis sat in his chair at the changeover and smashed his racquet seven times until it was almost unrecognizable. He wasn't finished yet. Baghdatis calmly gave the mangled racket to a ballboy, plucked a new one out of his bag and cracked that...
  • US Open: Federer advances, Baghdatis knocked out August 28, 2007

    New Delhi: The opening day of the US Open on Monday was a mixed day with some seeds cruising into the second round while others were knocked out from the hardcourts at the National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows. World No. 1 and top seed Roger Federer started his US Open...