Mexican Open

  • Dimitrov beats Anderson to win Mexican Open March 2, 2014

    Acapulco, (Mexico): Bulgarian Grigor Dimitrov won his second career title by edging South Africa's Kevin Anderson 7-6 (1), 3-6, 7-6 (5) on Sunday morning to claim the title of the Mexican Open. On the women's side of the tournament, Dominika Cibulkova beat American Christina McHale 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-4. Dimitrov, fourth seeded...
  • Dominika Cibulkova beats Christina McHale to win Mexican Open title March 2, 2014

    Mexico: Dominika Cibulkova beat American Christina McHale 7-6 (3), 4-6, 6-4 on Saturday to win the Mexican Open. The top-seeded Slovak, second in the Australian Open in January, won her fourth career title and first since Stanford in 2013. The 21-year-old McHale, ranked 70th, reached her first tour title match. Previously, her...
  • Ferrer retires in Mexico, Murray into semis February 28, 2014

    ACAPULCO, Mexico: Top-seeded David Ferrer withdrew from his Mexican Open quarterfinal against South Africa' Kevin Anderson in the second set on Thursday due to a left thigh strain. Ferrer's exit leaves Andy Murray as the big favorite to win the Mexican Open 500. The Scot overcame a poor start to beat...
  • Murray, Ferrer reach Mexican Open quarter-finals February 27, 2014

    Acapulco: Andy Murray reached the quarter-finals of the Mexican Open with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Portugal's Joao Sousa on Thursday morning. The seventh-ranked Murray needed three sets in the first round to beat Spaniard Pablo Andujar, but put in a more authoritative performance against Sousa and set up a clash...
  • Top-seeded Ferrer reaches Mexican quarter-finals February 27, 2014

    Acapulco: Top-seeded David Ferrer defeated fellow-Spaniard Feliciano Lopez 7-6 (1), 6-2 on Wednesday to advance to his fifth-straight Mexican Open quarter-finals. Ferrer, trying to win his fourth title on Mexican soil, will next play South Africa's Kevin Anderson, who eliminated American Sam Querrey,7-6 (2), 6-4. Also Wednesday, Gilles Simon (6) of...
  • David Ferrer advances, John Isner out in Mexico February 26, 2014

    Acapulco: First-seeded David Ferrer advanced to the second round of the Mexican Open with a convincing win over Kazakh Mikhail Kukushkin while American and third-seeded John Isner became the first major casualty of the tournament, losing 7-6 (4) 7-6 (5) to Croatia's Ivo Karlovic on Tuesday. Ferrer, who is trying to...
  • Chardy and Sela advance in Acapulco February 25, 2014

    Acapulco, Mexico: Jeremy Chardy of France advanced to the second round of the Mexican Open with a 7-5, 6-0 win over Australia's Matthew Ebden on Monday. Israel's Dudi Sela also advanced with a commanding 6-1, 6-4 victory over Alejandro Falla of Colombia. Chardy, who took just 1 hour, 5 minutes to down...
  • This has been the most emotional week of my career: Rafael Nadal March 4, 2013

    Acapulco: Rafael Nadal's fist-pumping comeback reached a new high with his victory at the Mexican Open on Sunday, giving tennis fans hope the 11-times grand slam champion can return to the top of the game. In an unexpectedly one-sided match, Nadal blew away three-times defending champion David Ferrer 6-0 6-2...
  • Rafael Nadal beats David Ferrer to win the Mexican Open March 3, 2013

    Acapulco: Rafael Nadal blasted past top seed and defending champion David Ferrer 6-0, 6-2 in Saturday's final of the Mexican Open in a powerful performance that indicated he has quickly returned to near his best after a long-term knee injury. Ferrer was a three-time defending champion and had won 19 straight...
  • Nadal beats Nicolas Almagro; sets up final with Ferrer March 2, 2013

    Acapulco: Rafael Nadal won through to the final of the Mexican Open with a straight-sets victory over Nicolas Almagro on Friday, setting up a clash with another Spanish compatriot and three-time defending champion David Ferrer. Nadal beat Almagro 7-5, 6-4 in one hour and 49 minutes, extending his perfect record in...
  • Rafael Nadal eases through to last four in Mexico March 1, 2013

    Acapulco: Rafael Nadal beat Leonardo Mayer in straight sets on Thursday to reach the semi-finals of the Mexican Open, setting up a meeting with Spanish compatriot Nicolas Almagro. The second-seeded Nadal won 6-1, 7-5 as the former top-ranked player continues his comeback from a long-term knee injury and build towards...
  • Nadal storms into the quarters in Acapulco February 28, 2013

    Acapulco: Rafael Nadal's return from injury gathered pace on Wednesday as the former world No. 1 downed Argentina's Martin Alund 6-0, 6-4 to reach the Mexican Open quarter-finals. The second-seeded Nadal made short work of the first set before fending off a more determined Alund in the second to finish...
  • Nadal advances to second round in Mexican Open February 27, 2013

    Acapulco: Rafael Nadal needed just over an hour to beat Diego Schwartzman of Argentina 6-2, 6-2 on Tuesday to advance to the second round of the Mexican Open. The seven-time French Open winner is making a comeback after being away from the tour for more than seven months with a...
  • Nadal confirms participation in Mexican Open next year October 19, 2012

    Madrid: Rafael Nadal is set to play at the Mexican Open in February, although the fourth-ranked Spaniard remains committed to returning ahead of the Australian Open. The clay-court Mexican Open is scheduled for Feb. 25-March 2. Toni Nadal, the player's trainer and uncle, tells the Associated Press that Nadal is focused on...
  • Ferrer defends title at Mexican Open March 4, 2012

    Acapulco, Mexico: Top-seeded David Ferrer captured his third straight title at the Mexican Open on Saturday, beating fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 6-1, 6-2 in the final. Ferrer broke Verdasco twice in each set to wrap up the match in just over an hour. "As Fernando hits so hard, I knew I had...