Top seed Tsonga runs out of steam in Eastbourne

Top seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga`s preparations for Wimbledon were curtailed at the Eastbourne warm-up tournament when he lost 6-2, 6-3 to Czech Radek Stepanek

Karlovic and Stepanek out of Wimbledon

Ivo Karlovic and Radek Stepanek were among five players who withdrew from the men`s singles at Wimbledon because of injury.

Exhaustion forces Stepanek to take time off circuit

Czech tennis star Radek Stepanek is to take at least two months out because of fatigue, the Czech Davis Cup team`s spokesman told reporters.

Stepanek ousted in first round of San Jose Open

Czech Radek Stepanek became the first defending champion to lose in the first round of the San Jose Open in 20 years when he was ousted by Belgian Xavier Malisse 6-3, 6-4.

Roddick to face Stepanek in Brisbane final

American Andy Roddick recovered from a slow start to beat Tomas Berdych 1-6, 6-3, 6-4 on Saturday and join defending champion Radek Stepanek in the men’s singles final at the Brisbane International.