Latvian Ernests Gulbis had to slog for two hours Thursday before defeating Germany`s Philipp Petzschner with a 6-3, 6-7 (3/7), 6-1 win to check into the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open.
Germany`s Philipp Kohlschreiber won the Halle grasscourt tournament on Sunday after countryman Philipp Petzschner retired with a back problem.
Philipp Petzschner beats Tomas Berdych set the tournament`s first all-German final against Philipp Kohlschreiber.
There was an old-fashioned fight at the US Open on Thursday but not the one tournament officials wanted to see.
Juergen Melzer and Philipp Petzschner eased to a quick-fire victory over Robert Lindstedt and Horia Tecau to win the Wimbledon men’s doubles title on Saturday.
German Philipp Petzschner led the way as a group of his compatriots advanced to the second round of the German Open on Monday with the top seeds not in action until Tuesday.
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