Swiss Open

  • Shuttler Parupalli Kashyap knocked out of Swiss Open 15-03-2014 09:44 PM

    Basel: Third seeded shuttler Parupalli Kashyap was knocked out of the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold after losing his men's singles semifinal at St. Jakobshalle here Saturday. Chinese World No.27 Houwei Tian upset the Hyderabadi 21-17, 21-11 in 42 minutes in their first ever clash. World No.9 P.V. Sindhu...
  • Sindhu saunters past World No.2 to reach Swiss Open semis 15-03-2014 10:38 AM

    Basel: Indian shuttler P.V. Sindhu tamed World No.2 Shixian Wang in straight games to enter the women's singles semi-finals at the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold at St. Jakobshalle. Parupalli Kashyap too made to the last four while Saina Nehwal exited the competition. World No.9 Sindhu took 45 minutes...
  • Saina, Sindhu, Kashyap in Swiss Open quarters 14-03-2014 09:07 AM

    Basel: Top Indian shuttlers Saina Nehwal, PV Sindhu and Parupalli Kashyap had contrasting victories to progress to the quarter-finals of the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold at St. Jakobshalle here on Thursday. French World No.42 Sashina Vignes Waran was no match for Saina as the sixth seeded Indian came...
  • Anand Pawar out of Swiss Open, Saina Nehwal in 2nd round 13-03-2014 10:33 PM

    Basel: Indian shuttler Anand Pawar went down fighting to Chinese Taipei's Tien Chen Chou in the pre-quarterfinals while Saina Nehwal made a winning start to her campaign in women's singles in the USD 125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold on Thursday. World number 36 Anand squandered a first game advantage...
  • Saina off to winning start in Swiss GP; Kashyap, Pawar enter third round 13-03-2014 11:36 AM

    Basel: Top Indian male shuttlers Parupalli Kashyap and Anand Pawar eased into the third round of the Swiss Grand Prix Gold tournament, while Saina Nehwal made a winning start to her campaign in the women's singles event of the $125,000 event here. Kashyap, seeded third, took 33 minutes to dispose...
  • Saina seeks third Swiss Open crown 10-03-2014 05:11 PM

    Basel: After exiting the All England Open in the quarter-finals, top Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal will look to reclaim the $125,000 Swiss Open Grand Prix Gold which starts at St. Jakobshalle here on Tuesday. The two-time former winner, who has been seeded sixth, triumphed here in 2011 and 2012 and...
  • Mikhail Youzhny beats Robin Haase in Swiss Open final 28-07-2013 06:47 PM

    Gstaad: Mikhail Youzhny of Russia won his first Swiss Open title on Sunday at his eighth attempt, beating Robin Haase of the Netherlands 6-3, 6-4. Sixth-seeded Youzhny broke unseeded Haase's service once in each set to clinch his ninth career title, and third on clay courts. A former top-10 player...
  • Youzhny, Haase advance to Swiss Open final 27-07-2013 09:50 PM

    Gstaad: Mikhail Youzhny of Russia will play un-seeded Robin Haase of the Netherlands in the Swiss Open final after both won their semi-finals on Saturday. Haase rallied from a set down to beat fifth-seeded Feliciano Lopez of Spain, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 in searing heat in the Swiss ski resort of...
  • After beating Federer, Brands loses at Swiss Open 26-07-2013 08:05 PM

    Gstaad, Switzerland: A day after beating Roger Federer, Daniel Brands lost to Victor Hanescu 6-3, 6-4 on Friday in the Swiss Open quarter-finals. Hanescu, the 2008 Gstaad champion, forced one service break in each set. Mikhail Youzhny also reached the semi-finals and will next face Hanescu after beating fourth-seeded Juan...
  • Federer slumps to Swiss Open loss against Brands 25-07-2013 10:16 PM

    Gstaad, Switzerland Roger Federer slumped to a stunning defeat against No. 55 Daniel Brands in the Swiss Open second round on Thursday, his third straight tournament exit against a low-ranked opponent. Federer had trouble handling Brands' serve and big forehands on the clay surface in the thin mountain air. The...
  • Janko Tipsarevic loses to Haase at Swiss Open 25-07-2013 08:55 PM

    Gstaad: Third-seeded Janko Tipsarevic was upset by Robin Haase 6-2, 6-2 Thursday at the Swiss Open. Tipsarevic had six double-faults in the second-round loss. Two former Swiss Open champions advanced to the quarter-finals. Marcel Granollers, the 2011 winner, beat Federico Delbonis 6-2, 7-5, and 2008 champion Victor Hanescu led Roberto...
  • Wawrinka, Monaco, Youzhny advance at Swiss Open 24-07-2013 09:46 PM

    Gstaad, Switzerland: Stanislas Wawrinka advanced to the Swiss Open quarter-finals Wednesday by edging Daniel Gimeno-Traver of Spain, 7-5, 7-6 (4). Wawrinka was cruising at 4-0 up in the second set, then failed to serve out the match at 5-3 before clinching victory in the tiebreaker. Seeded players won all four...
  • Delbonis beats 2-time champ Bellucci at Swiss Open 23-07-2013 09:06 PM

    Gstaad: Thomaz Bellucci's defense of the Swiss Open title ended in the first round on Tuesday when he lost to Federico Delbonis, who beat Roger Federer in Germany last week. Delbonis won 7-5, 7-6 (2) against Bellucci who also took the clay-court title at Swiss ski resort Gstaad in 2009....
  • Sergiy Stakhovsky loses in 1st round at Swiss Open 22-07-2013 06:25 PM

    Switzerland: Sergiy Stakhovsky lost his fourth straight match since beating Roger Federer at Wimbledon, falling in the first round of the Swiss Open on Monday. Andrey Kuznetsov of Russia beat Stakhovsky 7-5, 3-6, 6-2 at the clay-court event. The 99th-ranked Stakhovsky beat Federer in four sets in the second round...
  • Roger Federer to play low-key Swiss Open on clay 02-07-2013 08:56 PM

    Geneva: Roger Federer will try to move on from his stunning Wimbledon loss by playing at the clay-court Swiss Open, where he debuted as a 16-year-old. Federer, who lost in the second round last Wednesday against Ukrainian Sergiy Stakhovsky, said Tuesday on his official website that "I'm really looking forward...
  • Saina Nehwal advances in Swiss Open 14-03-2013 05:23 AM

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