Mikhail Youzhny

US Open 2017: Roger Federer edges past Andre Agassi to register second-most number of wins in Flushing Meadows

US Open 2017: Roger Federer edges past Andre Agassi to register second-most number of wins in Flushing Meadows

This was his 17th win over the Russian. Also, this was the second time in his career that he played consecutive five-setters. Earlier was during 2017 Australian Open where he had defeated Stan Wawrinka in the semis and then Rafael Nadal in the finals, both ending in a thrilling five-set match.

Sep 01, 2017, 22:55 PM IST
Wimbledon 2017: Canada's Milos Raonic rides his luck beating Mikhail Youzhny to reach round three

Wimbledon 2017: Canada's Milos Raonic rides his luck beating Mikhail Youzhny to reach round three

Facing multiple choice questions from reporters, the sixth-seeded Canadian did turn down option C, poor, but Raonic knew he had ridden his luck against the 35-year-old Russian on Thursday to reach round three.

Jul 07, 2017, 08:49 AM IST
Roger Federer to face fearless American teen Taylor Fritz in Stuttgart

Roger Federer to face fearless American teen Taylor Fritz in Stuttgart

Fritz said he had watched and admired Federer as a boy aged 11.

Jun 08, 2016, 08:47 AM IST
French Open: Bosnian blues for tennis star Damir Dzumhur

French Open: Bosnian blues for tennis star Damir Dzumhur

Damir Dzumhur`s run into a French Open third round clash with Roger Federer might have made big waves back home in Bosnia-Hercegovina, but he does not expect it to change what he sees as the dire future of tennis in his Balkan homeland.

May 30, 2015, 00:38 AM IST
Bopanna-Mergea enter quarters in Bucharest

Bopanna-Mergea enter quarters in Bucharest

The Indian-Romanian tennis pair of Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea entered the men's doubles quarterfinals after receiving a walkover at the BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy here on Wednesday.

Apr 23, 2015, 09:39 AM IST
Novak Djokovic survives tricky test, Nishikori off to flying start

Novak Djokovic survives tricky test, Nishikori off to flying start

World number one Novak Djokovic survived a second set fightback from Slovak Martin Klizan before winning his opening match at the Miami Open 6-0 5-7 6-1.

Mar 29, 2015, 11:46 AM IST
Roger Federer`s plan to recover from Australian setback

Roger Federer`s plan to recover from Australian setback

Roger Federer has devised a plan to help him recover from his Australian Open shock last month, a third round setback which had doom-mongers claiming the game`s greatest would never win a major title again.

Feb 24, 2015, 22:14 PM IST
Roger Federer hands out more punishment to Mikhail Youzhny

Roger Federer hands out more punishment to Mikhail Youzhny

Roger Federer eased to a 16th consecutive victory over Russia`s Mikhail Youzhny to begin his quest for a seventh title at the Dubai Championships on Monday.

Feb 23, 2015, 23:18 PM IST
Novak Djokovic pays tribute to coach Boris Becker

Novak Djokovic pays tribute to coach Boris Becker

Novak Djokovic previewed his defence of the Dubai Open title this week with a tribute to the role of his head coach Boris Becker in the spectacular advances made in the 14 months they have been working together.

Feb 23, 2015, 11:15 AM IST
CTL: Hyderabad Aces beat Bangalore Raptors in 'super overtime'

CTL: Hyderabad Aces beat Bangalore Raptors in 'super overtime'

Hyderabad Aces dealt a big blow to Bangalore Raptors' chances of advancing to the final of the Champions Tennis League after the visitors registered a 25-22 win in a thrilling group match here.

Nov 22, 2014, 12:22 PM IST
Champions Tennis League unveils Hyderabad team

Champions Tennis League unveils Hyderabad team

Vijay Amritraj-promoted Champions Tennis League (CTL) on Thursday unveiled the new team, Hyderabad Aces for the inaugural edition of the tournament, commencing on November 17.

Nov 06, 2014, 20:21 PM IST
Hyderabad replaces Chennai in Champions Tennis League

Hyderabad replaces Chennai in Champions Tennis League

 Hyderabad on Monday replaced Chennai team in the southern group of the upcoming Champions Tennis League (CTL), beginning November 17.

Nov 03, 2014, 19:35 PM IST
Andy Murray eases past Jurgen Melzer, Tomas Berdych out in Valencia

Andy Murray eases past Jurgen Melzer, Tomas Berdych out in Valencia

Andy Murray`s return to form continued as he progressed to the second round of the Valencia Open on Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-3 win over Austria`s Jurgen Melzer.

Oct 22, 2014, 19:36 PM IST

Volatile Nick Kyrgios blasts into second round of U.S. Open

Australian teenager Nick Kyrgios used a lot of firepower, a hair-trigger temper and a thundering serve to upset Russia`s Mikhail Youzhny in his opening match at the U.S. Open on Monday.

Aug 26, 2014, 09:46 AM IST

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashes out of Cincinnati in first round

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Tuesday, suffering a humbling 6-1 6-4 opening-round loss to Russia`s Mikhail Youzhny two days after winning the Rogers Cup in Toronto.

Aug 13, 2014, 08:58 AM IST

Mikhail Youzhny eases into Gstaad defence with opening win

Top seed Mikhail Youzhny began his title defence at the Swiss Open on Thursday with a 6-3, 6-4 opening defeat of Frenchman Kenny De Schepper.

Jul 25, 2014, 12:39 PM IST

Monaco moves into Gstaad quarter-finals

Juan Monaco held his nerve in a tight final set to upset third seed Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 6-2, 2-6, 6-4 on Wednesday for a second consecutive place in a quarter-final at the Swiss Open.

Jul 23, 2014, 18:36 PM IST

Robin Haase calms his nerves in winning Gstaad start

Last year`s finalist Robin Haase had to fight through an extended case of first-match nerves to advance over Aleksandr Nedovyesov 6-4, 6-7 (3/7), 6-3 on another rainy day at the Swiss Open on Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 10:11 AM IST

Rafael Nadal survives shaky start, sets up Rome date with Andy Murray

Rafael Nadal continued to search for his best clay form, surviving a shaky start on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP-WTA Rome Masters and a date with Andy Murray.

May 15, 2014, 23:50 PM IST

Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic meet in Dubai semi-finals

Five-times champion Roger Federer brushed aside Lukas Rosol on Thursday to set up a mouthwatering semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic in the Dubai Championship.

Feb 28, 2014, 11:45 AM IST

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