Montreal Masters

  • Ailing Roger Federer pulls out of Montreal Masters August 2, 2013

    New York: Former world number one Roger Federer has pulled out of next week's Montreal Masters, organisers said on Friday. Federer, who recently said he was experiencing back trouble, did not give a reason for his withdrawal from the first big tournament of the north American hardcourt swing. "I am disappointed...
  • Djokovic claims Masters mark with Montreal win August 15, 2011

    Montreal: Novak Djokovic stopped American Mardy Fish 6-2 3-6 6-4 to win the Montreal Masters on Sunday, capping his competitive debut as world number one with a record-setting title. The sensational Serb began his reign in style becoming the first to capture five Masters Series events in a single season while...
  • Tsonga sets up Djokovic clash in Montreal August 13, 2011

    Montreal: Novak Djokovic's reign as world number one remained unblemished as the Serb blasted Frenchman Gael Monfils 6-2, 6-1 off the court to ease into the semi-finals of the Montreal Masters on Friday. Djokovic's win extended his season record to a spectacular 51-1 and leaves him on course to become the...
  • Federer upset, Djokovic marches on in Montreal August 12, 2011

    Montreal: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga hit Roger Federer with an unpleasant Wimbledon flashback on Thursday, brushing aside the Swiss maestro 7-6, 4-6, 6-1 to book his place in an unlikely quarter-final line-up at the Montreal Masters. Federer came into the third round encounter seeking revenge on the Frenchman who had dashed his bid...
  • Nadal upset, Djokovic victorious at Montreal August 11, 2011

    Montreal: Rafa Nadal fluffed his lines on the return from five-week break when the Spanish world number two was stunned 1-6, 7-6, 7-6 by unheralded Croatian Ivan Dodig in his opening match of the Montreal Masters on Wednesday. Back in action for the first time since losing to Novak Djokovic in...
  • Murray overcomes heat, del Potro to win Rogers Cup August 17, 2009

    Montreal: Briton Andy Murray overcame sweltering heat to beat Argentine Juan Martin del Potro 6-7, 7-6, 6-1 in the Montreal Masters final on Sunday. A day after replacing Rafael Nadal as world No. 2, Murray delivered a gritty performance to wear down the towering Argentine in two hours, 42 minutes under...
  • New No. 2 Murray to face Del Potro in Montreal final August 16, 2009

    Montreal: Andy Murray prized the world number two ranking from Rafael Nadal on Saturday by beating Jo Wilfried-Tsonga 6-4 7-6 to book a final clash with in-form Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro at the Montreal Masters. Playing his first tournament since losing in the Wimbledon semi-finals, the 22-year-old Scotsman...
  • Recovering Nadal plans return at Montreal Masters July 15, 2009

    Madrid: World number two Rafael Nadal plans to resume training on Monday and compete at next month's Montreal Masters as he recovers from tendinitis in his knees, according to a statement on his website on Tuesday. "Rafa Nadal underwent some new medical tests today in Barcelona," the statement said (www.rafaelnadal.com)....
  • Bhupathi-Vizner pocket doubles title in Montreal August 13, 2007

    New Delhi: Mahesh Bhupathi and Pavel Vizner have won the doubles title at the Rogers Cup in Montreal. The Indo-Czech pair beat the fifth-seeded pair Paul Hanley and Kevin Ullyet in the final in straight sets 6-4, 6-4 with the match lasting just an hour and eight minutes. The win...
  • Djokovic beats Federer, wins Montreal Master title August 13, 2007

    New Delhi: Third seed Novak Djokovic produced a brilliant game of tennis to beat world No. 1 Roger Federer 7-6 (2), 2-6, 7-6 (2) in the finals of the Rogers Cup (Montreal Master) in Montreal. The 20-year-old Serb saved six set points in the first set to take it 7-6 in...
  • Federer, Nadal enter semis at Montreal Masters August 11, 2007

    New Delhi: World No. 1 Roger Federer has reached the semi-finals of the Montreal Masters. Federer was at his fluent best as he swept past Lleyton Hewitt of Australia in straight sets. The defending champion wrapped up the match 6-3, 6-4. "Yeah it was a good match. I really enjoyed playing...
  • Montreal Masters: Federer, Nadal march on August 9, 2007

    Montreal: Defending champion Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal eased into the third round of the Montreal Masters with straight-sets wins on Wednesday. World No. 1 Federer tamed the giant serve of Croat Ivo Karlovic to win 7-6, 7-6 and Nadal beat Russian Marat Safin 7-6, 6-0 in a high-quality match under...
  • Djokovic, Stepanek, Murray advance at Montreal August 8, 2007

    Montreal: Third seed Novak Djokovic opened his title bid at the Montreal Masters with an impressive 6-3, 6-3 win over Germany's Nicolas Kiefer in the second round on Tuesday. The Serb, a semi-finalist at Wimbledon last month, took the first set thanks to one service break and two more in the...
  • Hewitt wins first round match at Montreal Masters August 7, 2007

    New Delhi: Lleyton Hewitt kicked off preparations for the US Open in style with a straight sets victory over Juan Carlos Ferrero in the opening round of the Montreal Masters in Montreal on Monday. The Australian triumphed 7-6, 6-4 in the battle between the two former world No 1s to set...