TOMAS BERDYCH

  • Gael Monfils to take on Tomas Berdych in first IPTL match Yesterday

    Frenchman Gael Monfils will open Indian Aces' campaign against Czech Republic's Tomas Berdych when the Indian team will take on Singapore Slammers in the opening match of the much-awaited International Premier Tennis League on Friday. Swiss star Roger Federer will not play in the three-day Manila leg of the new Asia...
  • Novak Djokovic trounces Tomas Berdych at ATP Finals, seals No.1 spot November 14, 2014

    Novak Djokovic added another processional victory to the lengthening list at the ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-2 6-2 demolition of subdued Czech Tomas Berdych on Friday. The world number one was virtually guaranteed a semi-final berth before walking on court at the O2 Arena, but made doubly sure by...
  • Tomas Berdych bounces back to beat Marin Cilic at ATP Finals November 12, 2014

    London: Tomas Berdych recovered from his poor start at the ATP Finals and stayed in contention for a spot in the semi-finals by beating Marin Cilic 6-3, 6-1 on Wednesday. Following a straight-set loss to Stan Wawrinka, the Czech looked better against Cilic, hitting with accuracy and serving well on big...
  • Wawrinka thrashes Berdych to launch London bid November 10, 2014

    Stanislas Wawrinka returned to form with a 6-1 6-1 thrashing of Tomas Berdych at the ATP World Tour Finals on Monday. The Australian Open champion has endured a dismal run of results since the US Open, winning only one Tour match since then, but the Swiss looked back to his...
  • Tomas Berdych qualifies for fifth straight Tour Finals October 31, 2014

    Paris: Czech Tomas Berdych booked his place in the ATP World Tour Finals for the fifth time in a row when he advanced into the semi-finals of the Paris Masters with a 6-7(4) 6-4 6-4 victory over South African Kevin Anderson on Friday. The fifth-seeded Berdych, who won on his Bercy...
  • Berdych beats Dimitrov to win Stockholm Open title October 20, 2014

    Stockholm: Top-seeded Tomas Berdych beat defending champion Grigor Dimitrov 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday to win the Stockholm Open for the second time. Berdych claimed his 10th career title despite wasting a 5-3 lead in the first set. He broke Dimitrov early in each of the next two sets to wrap...
  • Tomas Berdych into quarters of Stockholm Open October 17, 2014

    Stockholm: Top seed and former champion Tomas Berdych beat Dustin Brown of Germany 7-5, 6-3 to reach the quarterfinals of the Stockholm Open on Thursday. The Czech, who had a bye into the second round, is coming off finals appearances in the last two weeks in Beijing and Shanghai. He needs...
  • Gilles Simon shocks again by downing Tomas Berdych in Shanghai Masters October 10, 2014

    Shanghai: Unseeded Frenchman Gilles Simon moved into the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters on Friday after ousting sixth seed Tomas Berdych in three sets, leaving the Czech sweating about his place at the ATP World Tour finals. Simon, ranked 29th in the world, earned a 7-6(4) 4-6 6-0 win after a...
  • Novak Djokovic dominates Tomas Berdych to win 5th China Open October 5, 2014

    Beijing: Top-ranked Novak Djokovic won his fifth China Open title in dominating fashion on Sunday, routing third-seeded Tomas Berdych 6-0, 6-2. Djokovic was one point away from handing Berdych a "double bagel" - a 6-0, 6-0 defeat - but the Czech player fought off match point, then broke Djokovic to win...
  • Tomas Berdych, Radek Stepanek to play doubles against France in Davis Cup September 13, 2014

    Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek hope to extend their winning partnership in the Davis Cup as twotime defending champion Czech Republic changed their doubles lineup in a bid to overturn a 20 deficit against France in their semifinal. Berdych and Stepanek, who boast a 151 winning record together in the competition,...
  • Resurgent Cilic powers into US Open semis September 5, 2014

    New York: A resurgent Marin Cilic blasted his way by sixth seed Tomas Berdych 62, 64, 76 (4) on Thursday to become the first Croatian to reach the US Open semifinals since his coach Goran Ivanisevic in 1996. For Cilic, who missed last year's US Open while serving a doping ban...
  • Tomas Berdych crushes Dominic Thiem to reach US Open quarters September 3, 2014

    Czech Tomas Berdych put Austrian youngster Dominic Thiem firmly in his place at the US Open on Tuesday as he romped into the quarterfinals with a 61 62 64 victory. The sixth seed raced through the first set and needed just one hour, 38 minutes to take his place in the...
  • Berdych falls; Johnson, Raonic win at Citi Open August 1, 2014

    Vasek Pospisil got the best of Tomas Berdych again. Vasek Pospisil improved to 20 against the fifthranked Berdych, beating the Czech star 62, 64 on Thursday night to advance to the Citi Open quarterfinals. Berdych was the top seed in the hardcourt event. Earlier, Steve Johnson knocked off another seeded, bigserving, NBA...
  • Berdych crashes out at Queen's but Wawrinka progresses June 14, 2014

    London: Second seed Tomas Berdych doublefaulted on match point as he suffered a shock 64, 76 (7) quarterfinal defeat by Spaniard Feliciano Lopez in the Aegon Championships at Queen's Club on Friday. World number three Stanislas Wawrinka advanced with a 75, 63 win over Australian Marinko Matosevic while Radek Stepanek, who...
  • Marin Cilic loses to Marinko Matosevic at Queens June 11, 2014

    Former champion Marin Cilic was upset by Marinko Matosevic of Australia in the opening round at the Queen's Club on Tuesday. The Croatian won the grasscourt title in 2012 and finished as runnerup to Andy Murray in 2013, but was beaten 64, 64, with a single break of serve in each...
  • No US men in French Open: John Isner loses to Tomas Berdych June 1, 2014

    Paris: John Isner failed in his bid to become the first American man in the French Open quarterfinals since Andre Agassi in 2003, losing in straight sets to sixthseeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic. Berdych, the 2010 Wimbledon runnerup, broke the bigserving Isner once in each set Sunday and won...
  • I'm fit and ready for French Open, says Roger Federer May 23, 2014

    Paris: Roger Federer could be excused for feeling groggy as he prepares for the French Open after becoming father to a second set of twins but instead the Swiss says he is fullycharged for a run deep into the tournament. The 32yearold Swiss's buildup to Roland Garros was disrupted when wife...
  • Nadal coasts past Berdych into Madrid semifinals May 9, 2014

    Madrid: Defending champion Rafael Nadal gave his claycourt doldrums a boost by reaching the Madrid Open semifinals on Friday with a dominant performance against Thomas Berdych. In the women's tournament, twotime defending champion Serena Williams withdrew with a leg injury, while Maria Sharapova ousted Li Na in the quarterfinals. The topranked...
  • Carlos Berlocq beats Tomas Berdych to win Portugal Open May 5, 2014

    Oeiras, Portugal: Carlos Berlocq stormed back to beat topseeded Tomas Berdych 06, 75, 61 and win the Portugal Open on Sunday for his second career title. The Argentine shook off his poor start to prevail in the twohour match on outdoor clay by converting seven of his 10 break points. "It's...
  • Berdych eases into Portugal Open final May 3, 2014

    Oeiras: Topseeded Tomas Berdych eased into the final of the Portugal Open by beating Victor Hanescu 62, 62 on Saturday, while Carla Suarez Navarro won her first career title in the women's event. Berdych will face either Carlos Berlocq or Daniel GimenoTraver in Sunday's final. Berdych hit five aces and converted all...
  • Czech Republic overpower Japan in Davis Cup April 6, 2014

    Tokyo: Lukas Rosol and Jiri Vesely won their reverse singles on Sunday as the Czech Republic completed a 5-0 sweep of Japan in the Davis Cup quarterfinals. Rosol beat Yasutaka Uchiyama 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 and Vesely overpowered Taro Daniel 6-4, 6-4 to complete the one-sided tie. The Czech team secured a berth...
  • Berdych downs Dolgopolov to reach Miami semis March 28, 2014

    Miami: Czech seventh seed Tomas Berdych eased into the semi-finals of the Sony Open for the third time on Thursday, taming Ukraine's Alexandr Dolgopolov 6-4 7-6 (7-3). Berdych quietly worked his way into the last four without dropping a set in Miami, where he awaits the winner Thursday's later match between...
  • Fourth-seeded Tomas Berdych falls in Indian Wells March 10, 2014

    Indian Wells: Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut knocked out Tomas Berdych on Sunday in the second round of the BNP Paribas Open, beating the fourth-seeded Czech player 4-6, 6-2, 6-4. Berdych had won 11 matches in a row in February and is 16-4 this year. "He really handled the tough situation today...
  • Federer beats Berdych to claim sixth Dubai title March 1, 2014

    Dubai: Roger Federer subdued Tomas Berdych 3-6 6-4 6-3 in the final to win the Dubai Championship on Saturday, the Swiss maestro's 78th singles title. Federer, who also recovered from a set down to stun world number two Novak Djokovic in Friday's semi-finals, again struggled early on but dug deep to...
  • Tomas Berdych reaches 2nd straight Dubai final February 28, 2014

    Dubai: Sixth-seeded Tomas Berdych reached his second consecutive Dubai Championships final with a tough 7-5, 7-5 semi-final win over seventh-seeded Philiipp Kohlschreiber of Germany on Friday. The semi-final win extends his winning streak to 11. Berdych arrived in Dubai having won his first title in over a year at Rotterdam two...
  • Berdych beats Cilic to win ABN Amro tournament February 16, 2014

    Rotterdam: Tomas Berdych won his first ATP tournament title since October 2012, beating Marin Cilic of Croatia 64, 62 Sunday in the ABN Amro final. "After such a long time of waiting and not having one, this is a great moment for me," the thirdseeded Czech said. The match appeared to turn...
  • Berdych through to final at ABN Amro February 15, 2014

    Rotterdam: Thirdseeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Ernests Gulbis of Latvia 63, 62 on Saturday to reach the final of the ABN Amro tournament. Berdych's play was more consistent, especially on his serves, though Gulbis was often better if unpredictable in the rallies. In the first set, Berdych...
  • Del Potro crashes out of ABN Amro tournament February 15, 2014

    Rotterdam: Ernests Gulbis of Latvia upset topseeded Juan Martin del Potro 63, 64 on Friday to book a place in the semifinals of the ABN Amro tournament. Del Potro, who is also the tournament's defending champion, saved four break points in the first set. The Argentine is recovering from a wrist...
  • Del Potro through to quarterfinals at ABN Amro February 13, 2014

    Rotterdam: Topseeded Juan Martin del Potro has beaten France's PaulHenri Mathieu 62, 76 (2) to book his berth in the quarterfinals of the ABN Amro tournament in Rotterdam. The Argentine, who is recovering from a wrist injury, breezed through the first set before the pace slowed considerably in the second. Del...
  • Berdych, Tsonga, Kohlschreiber win at ABN Amro February 11, 2014

    Rotterdam: Thirdseeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic beat Andreas Seppi of Italy for the fifth time in a row 63, 63 to open his account at the ABN Amro tournament on Monday. Berdych, coming off a semifinal run at the Australian Open and Davis Cup win over the Netherlands, didn't...