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Sofia Open: Stan Wawrinka suffers first-round defeat to Marius Copil

Wawrinka strolled to the first set in just 23 minutes after breaking Copil in the sixth game, but the Romanian made a comeback and bagged the second set after a tiebreak. 

Feb 05, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Kei Nishikori, Kevin Anderson reach Vienna Open final

The Japanese, ranked 11th in the world will face this year`s Wimbledon runner-up Kevin Anderson after the South African defeated Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 6-3 3-6 6-4.

Oct 28, 2018, 17:17 PM IST

Novak Djokovic douses Fernando Verdasco fire, unhappy with courts

Novak Djokovic doused Fernando Verdasco's fire then aimed a dig at French Open organisers for not watering the courts on Sunday as he moved confidently into the French Open quarter-finals.

Jun 04, 2018, 10:23 AM IST

Resurgent Novak Djokovic tames Fernando Verdasco

Resurgent former champion Novak Djokovic moved ominously into the French Open quarter-finals for the 12th time on Sunday as he subdued feisty Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco 6-3 6-4 6-2.

Jun 04, 2018, 08:27 AM IST

Novak Djokovic still battling as he edges past Roberto Bautista Agut

Former champion Novak Djokovic wore down obdurate Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut to grind out a 6-4 6-7(6) 7-6(4) 6-2 victory in the French Open third round on Friday.

Jun 02, 2018, 10:23 AM IST

French Open: Novak Djokovic into last 16 for 43rd time

 Former champion Novak Djokovic claimed a hardfought 6-4, 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (7/4), 6-2 victory over a grieving Roberto Bautista Agut today to book his spot in the French Open fourth round.

Jun 02, 2018, 09:42 AM IST

Fernando Verdasco downs Dimitrov in straight sets

 Grigor Dimitrov`s French Open hopes bit the dust as the fourth seed was outplayed by Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco in the third round on Friday, the Bulgarian losing 7-6(4) 6-2 6-4.

Jun 01, 2018, 17:57 PM IST

Miami Open: Alexander Zverev wins another three-setter to reach fourth round

Zverev, ranked fifth in the world, recovered from a rusty opening set to break Ferrer’s service three times in the second set and twice more in the decisive stanza. 

Mar 27, 2018, 12:04 PM IST

Tennis stars Nick Kyrgios, Fernando Verdasco in Twitter war over a deleted post

Fernando Verdasco got into a Twitter spat with Australian Nick Kyrgios on Monday over a since-deleted post in which the latter expressed his desire for the Spaniard to lose his third round match at the Miami Open.

Mar 27, 2018, 09:25 AM IST

Diego Schwartzman stuns Fernando Verdasco to win Rio Open, 2nd ATP tour title

Schwartzman hit 15 winners and 15 unforced errors, securing the biggest victory of his career so far in the ATP 500 clay court event. 

Feb 26, 2018, 09:40 AM IST

Andy Murray claims 45th career title with Dubai triumph over Fernando Verdasco

The Scot finished the job in just 73 minutes on the first of three match points, an untouchable service winner.

Mar 04, 2017, 23:31 PM IST

Dubai Open: Andy Murray to face Fernando Verdasco in final after straight-sets win over Lucas Pouille

Murray`s win improved his 2017 record to 11-2 as he seeks a 45th career title, he lost the 2012 final in Dubai to Roger Federer, his best performance at the event.

Mar 04, 2017, 09:36 AM IST

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic ousts Rafael Nadal slayer Fernando Verdasco in opening round

Djokovic prevailed 6-1, 7-6 (7/4), 6-2 in 2hr 20min on Rod Laver Arena to progress to a second-round encounter with Uzbekistan's Denis Istomin.

Jan 17, 2017, 20:44 PM IST

Australian Open 2017: Rafael Nadal beats Florian Mayer in straight-sets; to face Marcos Baghdatis in second round

Nadal is bidding to win his second Australian Open after beating Roger Federer for the 2009 crown.

Jan 17, 2017, 12:00 PM IST

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic up against Fernando Verdasco, Andy Murray to face Illya Marchenko in opener

Djokovic, has a tough first-round against experienced Spaniard Fernando Verdasco, who has beaten Djokovic four times in their 13 encounters.

Jan 13, 2017, 10:07 AM IST

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic makes statement in epic win over Andy Murray in Doha final

The world number two said it was "the dream start" to 2017 in his build-up to the defence of the Australian Open title later this month.

Jan 08, 2017, 09:57 AM IST

Qatar Open: World No.1 Andy Murray to face defending champion Novak Djokovic in final

Djokovic said he was lucky to be in his second successive Doha final after being on the brink of a straight sets defeat

Jan 07, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic saves five match points against Fernando Verdasco to reach final

His win keeps alive hopes of final clash between the top two players in the world.

Jan 07, 2017, 00:13 AM IST

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic downs evergreen Radek Stepanek to reach semis

The semi-final line-up will be completed on Thursday when Tomas Berdych and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga face off.

Jan 05, 2017, 22:38 PM IST

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic gets a 'Selfie' surprise after winning his way into quater-final

The world number two won his second round match 6-3, 6-4 in just 72 minutes against Horacio Zeballos.

Jan 05, 2017, 13:41 PM IST