Tipsarevic

  • Davis Cup: India face tough battle against Serbia 1 week ago

    Bangalore: India face one of the most ferocious Davis Cup challenges at home as nothing less than their best would be required to challenge world number two Serbia, who will test skill and strength of the hosts even without world number one Novak Djokovic, here from Friday. India last qualified for...
  • Injured Tipsarevic pulls out of Chennai Open December 25, 2013

    Chennai: Defending champion Janko Tipsarevic from Serbia has withdrawn from the ATP Chennai Open Tennis tournament due to a rupture on the heel tendon he sustained in Valencia in October this year. The World No.36 said in a statement here that he is still to recover fully from the two-month-old injury....
  • Janko Tipsarevic, Stanislas Wawrinka to play in Chennai Open November 21, 2013

    Chennai: Defending champion Janko Tipsarevic along with world number 8 Stanislas Wawrinka, Mikhail Youzhny (15) and Fabio Fognini (16) will compete in the 19th edition of the Aircel Chennai Open, starting December 30. A total of 21 players from the draw released on Thursday are ATP ranked between eight and 89,...
  • Janko Tipsarevic doubtful for Serbia for Davis Cup final November 13, 2013

    Belgrade: The pressure will be on Novak Djokovic to lead Serbia to a Davis Cup title in front of the home fans. Janko Tipsarevic, the country's No. 2 player, is doubtful against defending champion Czech Republic because of a chronic heel injury. Tipsarevic said Wednesday that he was not fully recovered....
  • Injured Tipsarevic hopes to recover for Davis Cup final October 23, 2013

    Belgrade: Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic faces a race against time to get fit for next month's Davis Cup final against the Czech Republic after being hampered by a foot injury. The world number 28 has won only one match on the ATP Tour since reaching the fourth round of the U.S. Open...
  • Tipsarevic upset in 1st round at St. Petersburg September 19, 2013

    St. Petersburg: Janko Tipsarevic suffered an earlier exit at the St. Petersburg Open than his third seeding promised, as he fell to Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain 7-6 (3), 6-3 in the first round on Wednesday. Tipsarevic, who won the decisive third point in Serbia's Davis Cup semifinal win over Canada...
  • Serbia beat Canada to reach Davis Cup final September 15, 2013

    Belgrade: Serbia reached the Davis Cup final Sunday after Janko Tipsarevic won the decisive singles match against Vasek Pospisil to clinch a 3-2 victory over Canada. Tipsarevic beat Pospisil 7-6 (3), 6-2, 7-6 (6) to send Serbia into the final against the Czech Republic, which beat Argentina at home. Earlier Sunday, top-ranked...
  • Djokovic puts Serbia ahead before Canada hit back September 14, 2013

    Belgrade: Serbia and Canada were level at 1-1 in their Davis Cup semi-final on Friday after Milos Raonic beat Janko Tipsarevic to redress the balance following Novak Djokovic's straight-sets win over Vasek Pospisil. Thriving in a partisan atmosphere similar to the one that carried Serbia to a 3-2 victory over France...
  • Ferrer beats Tipsarevic to reach US Open quarters September 3, 2013

    New York: David Ferrer battled his way into the quarter-finals of the US Open on Monday with a hard-fought 7-6(2) 3-6 7-5 7-6(3) win over Serbia's Janko Tipsarevic. Ferrer, seeded fourth, retained his composure after dropping the second set to win a gruelling slugfest that took nearly four hours to complete...
  • Janko Tipsarevic loses to Haase at Swiss Open July 25, 2013

    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 Bautista...
  • Top seed Janko Tipsarevic exits in Claro Open quarters July 20, 2013

    Bogota, Colombia: Hometown favourite Alejandro Falla upset top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia 3-6, 6-2, 6-3 on Friday to advance to the Claro Open Colombia semi-finals. Falla, a Bogota resident, is seeking his first ATP Tour title. The 29-year-old left-hander will face Canada's Vasek Pospisil on Saturday in the hard-court tournament at...
  • Janko Tipsarevic into quarter-finals at Munich May 2, 2013

    Munich: Top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia defeated Grega Zemlja of Slovenia 6-4, 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals of the BMW Open on Thursday. Third-seeded Tommy Haas overcame Ernests Gulbis 6-4, 6-7 (3), 6-2 to set up a quarterfinal with Florian Mayer. The sixth-seeded Mayer beat Marinko Matosevic 2-6, 6-4, 6-2. The 35-year-old...
  • Dimitrov upsets 8th-seeded Tipsarevic in 2nd round at Monte Carlo April 16, 2013

    Monaco : Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria beat eighth-seeded Janko Tipsarevic 7-6 (3), 6-1 in the second round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Tuesday Dimitrov had seven aces and broke Tipsarevic's serve four times. Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland, Marinko Matosevic of Australia and qualifier Albert Ramos of Spain advanced to the...
  • Tipsarevic, Youzhny likely to play in Kremlin Cup April 3, 2013

    Moscow: Janko Tipsarevic and Mikhail Youzhny are likely to feature in this year's Kremlin Cup, a Russian tennis official said on Tuesday, an early boost for a tournament that typically struggles to attract the world's top men. Tipsarevic, the world No.10, has played here six of the last seven years...
  • Tursunov upsets Tipsarevic to reach Open 13 quarterfinals February 21, 2013

    Marseille: Russian qualifier Dmitry Tursunov upset fourth-seeded Janko Tipsarevic 7-6 (4), 6-2 to reach the Open 13 quarterfinals on Thursday. The 30-year-old Tursunov, a semifinalist at the tournament two years ago, saved the four break-points he faced and twice broke the Serb. Sixth-seeded Gilles Simon of France advanced to his third...
  • Almagro reaches quarters after Tipsarevic retires January 20, 2013

    Melbourne: Eighth-seeded Janko Tipsarevic retired from his fourth-round match at the Australian Open with an injured left foot while trailing Nicolas Almagro 6-2, 5-1 on Sunday. The 10th-seeded Almagro advanced to a quarter-final against fellow Spaniard David Ferrer, who beat Japan's Kei Nishikori in straight sets. Tipsarevic said he injured the foot...
  • Ferrer advances to Australian Open quarterfinals January 20, 2013

    Melbourne: Fourth-seeded David Ferrer advanced to the Australian Open quarterfinals with a 6-2, 6-1, 6-4 win Sunday over an error-prone Kei Nishikori of Japan. Ferrer will play the winner of the later Sunday match fellow Spaniard Nicholas Almagro and No. 8 Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia. Nishikori made 65 unforced errors in the...
  • Bedene will soon break into top 50: Tipsarevic January 5, 2013

    Chennai: Second-seeded Serbian Janko Tipsarevic is happy to make it to the second final but brushed aside 'favourites' tag ahead of the final. Addressing a post-match media conference, Tipsarevic said "All the three other semi-finalists were unseeded players and it is always tough to play them. They get the liberty...
  • Tipsarevic enters Chennai Open final January 5, 2013

    Chennai: Second seed Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia lived dangerously before prevailing over Slovakia's Aljaz Bedene 4-6 6-2 6-2 to enter the final of the Aircel ATP Chennai Open Tennis Tournament here on Saturday. In the match that lasted 125 minutes, the 23-year-old Bedene kept up the momentum of his Friday's...
  • Berdych, Tipsarevic to play in Aircel Chennai Open November 15, 2012

    Chennai: Some of the top tennis players, including world No. 6 Tomas Berdych and No. 9 Janko Tipsarevic, are set to take part in the 18th Aircel Chennai Open 2013 to be held here from December 31. This will be 26-year-old Berdych's second visit to the tournament, while Tipsarevic will open...
  • David Ferrer beats Janko Tipsarevic in London November 11, 2012

    London: Spain's David Ferrer defeated world No.9 Janko Tipsarevic in three sets in their last match at the $8.85 million ATP Tour Finals here. Neither of the tennis players could reach the semi-finals, but Ferrer's win Saturday meant that defending champion Roger Federer took first place in Group B, leaving...
  • Federer, Ferrer advance in ATP Finals November 7, 2012

    London: Roger Federer reached yet another career milestone with victory over Janko Tipsarevic and David Ferrer dipped into his seemingly endless tank of stamina to beat Juan Martin del Potro on the second day of the ATP World Tour Finals on Tuesday. Swiss maestro Federer glided to a 6-3, 6-1...
  • Federer opens with straight-set win at ATP finals November 6, 2012

    London: Roger Federer opened his quest for a seventh season-ending tour title looking like the man to beat again. The 17-time Grand Slam champion won his record 40th match at the tournament, defeating Janko Tipsarevic 6-3, 6-1 Tuesday in his opening Group B match. Federer lost only eight points on...
  • Federer calls for more drug tests November 5, 2012

    London: Roger Federer wants more blood testing done in tennis to help keep the sport clear of doping, the 17-times grand slam champion said on the eve of the ATP World Tour Finals. Britain's newly-crowned US Open champion Andy Murray raised the subject this week at the Paris Masters, suggesting...
  • Del Potro, Tipsarevic reach semis in Vienna November 16, 2012

    Vienna: Top-seeded Juan Martin del Potro and Janko Tipsarevic won in straight sets on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Erste Bank Open. Del Potro defeated Marinko Matosevic of Australia 6-2, 6-2 to line up a match against Gilles Muller of Luxembourg. Second-seeded Tipsarevic was leading 6-2, 4-2 when Aljaz...
  • Tipsarevic, Simon advance to Thailand Open semis November 16, 2012

    Bangkok: Top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia out-rallied Fernando Verdasco of Spain from the baseline to win 7-6 (5), 6-4 and move into the Thailand Open semi-final on Friday. Tipsarevic set up a match with 2009 champion Gilles Simon, who won the all-French quarterfinal with Gael Monfils 6-4, 6-1. "It was really tough...
  • Ferrer goes past Tipsarevic into US Open semis November 16, 2012

    New York: David Ferrer needed a mid-match pedicure of sorts. He seemed bothered when his opponent got a mid-game medical timeout. He was down a break in the fifth set. In the end, though, the indefatigable Spaniard was barely better, as he usually is when matches go the distance. With his high-energy...
  • Roddick-Del Potro match suspended due to rain September 5, 2012

    New York: His match, and his retirement, put off for at least another day, Andy Roddick stepped out of Arthur Ashe Stadium and into the drizzly night, a black jacket's hood pulled overhead, a bag of ice soothing his right shoulder. He'll try to prolong his US Open — and his...
  • Federer brushes aside Ramos at Wimbledon June 25, 2012

    Wimbledon: Roger Federer had a familiar result on an unfamiliar court in the first round at Wimbledon. The Swiss six-time champion was assigned to play his opening game on Court 1 instead of on Centre Court at the All England Club for the first time since 2003, but was his...
  • Nadal in Barcelona Open SF, Murray out April 28, 2012

    Barcelona: Rafael Nadal brushed aside Janko Tipsarevic 6-2, 6-2 on Friday to advance to the Barcelona Open semi-finals, while Milos Raonic served 14 aces on his way to eliminating second-seeded Andy Murray in straight sets. Nadal, a six-time champion at the tournament, will face fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco after Kei Nishikori...