Portugal Open

  • Carlos Berlocq beats Tomas Berdych to win Portugal Open May 5, 2014

    Oeiras, Portugal: Carlos Berlocq stormed back to beat top-seeded Tomas Berdych 0-6, 7-5, 6-1 and win the Portugal Open on Sunday for his second career title. The Argentine shook off his poor start to prevail in the two-hour match on outdoor clay by converting seven of his 10 break points. "It's...
  • Berdych eases into Portugal Open final May 3, 2014

    Oeiras: Top-seeded Tomas Berdych eased into the final of the Portugal Open by beating Victor Hanescu 6-2, 6-2 on Saturday, while Carla Suarez Navarro won her first career title in the women's event. Berdych will face either Carlos Berlocq or Daniel Gimeno-Traver in Sunday's final. Berdych hit five aces and converted all...
  • Sania-Cara win first title of season by lifting Portugal Open May 3, 2014

    Oeiras: Sania Mirza and Cara Black won their first title of the season with a hard-fought 6-4, 6-3 win over Eva Hrdinova and Valeria Solovyeva in the final of the WTA Portugal Open, here on Saturday. The top seeded Indo-Zimbabwean pair, playing their third finals of the season, was tested by...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black pair reach Portugal Open final May 3, 2014

    Oeiras: Sania Mirza alongwith her doubles partner Cara Black stormed into the finals of the Portugal Open with a straight-set victory over third seeded American pair of Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond. Continuing their fabulous run, the top seeded combo of Sania and Cara took an hour and 14 minutes to...
  • Somdev crashes out, Mirza-Black through to Portugal Open semis May 2, 2014

    Oeiras: India's Sania Mirza and her Zimbabwean partner Cara Black progressed to the $250,000 Portugal Open women's doubles semi-finals while Somdev Devvarman was outclassed by top seed Tomas Berdych in the men's singles second round here on Thursday. Somdev, Indiaa's top ranked singles player, lost to the Czech 6-3, 6-2 in...
  • Sania Mirza-Cara Black progress to Portugal Open semis May 1, 2014

    Top seeds Sania Mirza and Cara Black progressed to the Portugal Open women's doubles semifinals by overcoming Spanish-Chinese pairing Silvia Soler-Espinosa and Shuai Zhang here Thursday. The Indian-Zimbabwean combine won 6-3, 6-4 in an hour and 10 minutes on the clay courts of Sports Complex of Jamor. Though Silvia and Shuai broke...
  • Sania Mirza, Cara Black advance to quarter-finals of Portugal Open April 30, 2014

    Oeiras: Top seeded pair of Sania Mirza and Cara Black came back from a set down to quell the challenge of Irina-Camelia Begu and Maria Irigoyen in the opening round of the WTA Portugal Open on Wednesday. The Indo-Zimbabwean team downed the Romanian-Argentine combo 4-6, 6-2, 10-5 in one hour and...
  • Somdev defeats Matthew Ebden for his first singles win in 3 months April 29, 2014

    Oeiras, Portugal: Somdev Devvarman finally snapped his losing streak in the singles with a commanding straight sets victory over Matthew Ebden in the first round of the ATP Portugal Open, here on Tuesday. The 102-ranked Indian won 6-2, 6-3 against his Australian rival, placed 64 in the ATP charts, in one...
  • Stanislas Wawrinka beats David Ferrer to win Portugal Open May 5, 2013

    Oeiras: Stanislas Wawrinka won the Portugal Open by beating top-seeded David Ferrer 6-1, 6-4 in Sunday's final. The second-seeded Wawrinka, who is from Switzerland, broke Ferrer's serve three times while not giving up one break point to finish the lopsided match in 1 hour, 5 minutes. It was Wawrinka's fourth career title...
  • Pavlyuchenkova beats Suarez to win Portugal Open May 4, 2013

    Oeiras: Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova beat Spain's Carla Suarez 7-5, 6-2 to win the Portugal Open on Saturday. The 21-year-old Russian saved six of seven break points and overcame five double faults to win her fifth career title and second of the year. Later Saturday, top-seeded David Ferrer plays Andreas Seppi in the semifinals,...
  • Ferrer, Wawrinka, Seppi enter Portugal semi-finals May 4, 2013

    Oeiras, Portugal: David Ferrer led the top three seeded players into the Portugal Open semi-finals on Friday, beating Victor Hanescu of Romania 6-4, 7-6 (2). Second-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka knocked out local favourite Gastao Elias 6-4, 6-4, and No. 3 Andreas Seppi beat No. 8 Tommy Robredo 6-4, 6-3. Pablo Carreno-Busta rallied...
  • Stanislas Wawrinka reaches quarters of Portugal Open May 3, 2013

    Oeiras: Second-seeded Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland rallied past Albert Ramos of Spain 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Thursday to move into the Portugal Open quarter-finals. Eighth-seeded Tommy Robredo also advanced on the Spaniard's 31st birthday, defeating Robin Haase 6-4, 6-4. On the women's side, fourth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of Spain is into the...
  • Ferrer beats Roger-Vasselin in Portugal Open May 1, 2013

    Lisbon: Top-seeded David Ferrer outlasted France's Edouard Roger-Vasselin for a 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 win in the second round of the Portugal Open on Wednesday. The fourth-ranked Ferrer, who had been given a bye in the first round, edged his unseeded opponent by four breaks to three to finish the match in...
  • Benneteau loses at Portugal Open April 30, 2013

    Lisbon: Pablo Carreno-Busta of Spain upset fifth-seeded Julien Benneteau in the first round of the Portugal Open on Tuesday, defeating the Frenchman 6-3, 6-4. In the women's event, top-seeded Marion Bartoli also exited the tournament. After a poor start in her first-round match, the Frenchwoman fought back against Peng Shuai to...
  • First-round byes for top 3 in Portugal, Paire advances April 30, 2013

    Oeiras: Sixth-seeded Benoit Paire of France beat Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands 7-6 (5), 6-3 on Monday in the opening round of the Portugal Open. The top three men's seeded players, led by David Ferrer, have first-round byes in the clay-court tournament. In the women's event, fourth-seeded Carla Suarez Navarro of...