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Kohlschreiber, Melzer advance to 2nd round of Generali Open

KITZBUEHEL, Austria (AP) Philipp Kohlschreiber overcame 14 aces by Jan-Lennard Struff to beat his German compatriot 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3 in the first round of the Generali Open on Tuesday. The sixth-seeded Kohlschreiber, who reached the final here in 2012, held his serve throughout and broke Struff once in the first set and again in the final set. Another former finalist, Jurgen Melzer...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Roberto Bautista Agut's title defense ends early at Topshelf Open

  Defending champion Roberto Bautista Agut was paid back by French qualifier Nicolas Mahut, who beat the Spaniard 6-2, 6-4 at the Topshelf Open on Thursday. Mahut was the titleholder last year when Bautista Agut beat him in the quarterfinals en route to his maiden title here. On Thursday, Mahut broke him five times to move into the quarters. Second-seeded David Goffin of Belgium...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Defending champ Bautista Agut out in Topshelf Open 2nd round

S-HERTOGENBOSCH, Netherlands (AP) Defending champion Roberto Bautista Agut was paid back by French qualifier Nicolas Mahut, who beat the Spaniard 6-2, 6-4 at the Topshelf Open on Thursday. Mahut was the titleholder last year when Bautista Agut beat him in the quarterfinals en route to his maiden title here. On Thursday, Mahut broke him five times to move into the quarters. Second...
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June 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Wawrinka goes three sets to advance at Geneva Open

GENEVA -- Top-seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland outlasted Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 in the second round of his home Geneva Open tournament on Wednesday. Wawrinka needed a single break of service to win the opening and deciding sets, though faltered with his own first serves in losing the second set. In the quarterfinals, Wawrinka will play 74th-ranked Federico...
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May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Top-seeded Stan Wawrinka advances at Geneva Open

GENEVA (AP) Top-seeded Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland outlasted Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 in the second round of his home Geneva Open tournament on Wednesday. Wawrinka needed a single break of service to win the opening and deciding sets, though faltered with his own first serves in losing the second set. In the quarterfinals, Wawrinka will play 74th-ranked Federico...
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May 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Dodig upsets No. 5 Haider-Maurer to reach 2nd rd in Istanbul

ISTANBUL (AP) Ivan Dodig of Croatia had nine aces as he beat fifth-seeded Andreas Haider-Maurer of Austria 7-5, 6-3 to reach second round of the inaugural Istanbul Open on Tuesday. Dodig saved six of the seven break points he faced and broke Haider-Maurer's serve four times. In other matches, sixth-seeded Kazakh Mikhail Kukushkin saved seven of eight break-point chances on his serve...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Istanbul Open: Dodig upsets No. 5 Haider-Maurer to reach second round

  Ivan Dodig of Croatia had nine aces as he beat fifth-seeded Andreas Haider-Maurer of Austria 7-5, 6-3 to reach second round of the inaugural Istanbul Open on Tuesday. Dodig saved six of the seven break points he faced and broke Haider-Maurer's serve four times. In other matches, sixth-seeded Kazakh Mikhail Kukushkin saved seven of eight break-point chances on his serve as he beat...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Tomas Berdych into third round with win over Jurgen Melzer

  Seventh-seeded Tomas Berdych advanced to the third round of the Australian Open with a 7-6 (0), 6-2, 6-2 win over Austrian qualifier Jurgen Melzer on Wednesday. Berdych, a Wimbledon finalist in 2010, lost to eventual champion Stan Wawrinka in the semifinals last year at Melbourne Park, where he has reached the quarterfinals or better ever since 2011. In early women's second-round...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Berdych into 3rd round with win over Melzer in Melbourne

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Seventh-seeded Tomas Berdych advanced to the third round of the Australian Open with a 7-6 (0), 6-2, 6-2 win over Austrian qualifier Jurgen Melzer on Wednesday. Berdych, a Wimbledon finalist in 2010, lost to eventual champion Stan Wawrinka in the semifinals last year at Melbourne Park, where he has reached the quarterfinals or better ever since 2011. In...
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January 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Karlovic beats Melzer to reach Erste Bank Open quarters in Vienna

  Ivo Karlovic of Croatia reached his sixth quarterfinal of the season after beating two-time former champion Jurgen Melzer 6-4, 7-6 (1) at the Erste Bank Open on Wednesday. The sixth-seeded Karlovic, who served 21 aces, broke Melzer at 2-2 in the opening set, shortly after the Austrian was treated for dizziness. The second set went without service breaks into a tiebreaker after...
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October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Karlovic beats Melzer to reach quarters in Vienna

VIENNA (AP) Ivo Karlovic of Croatia reached his sixth quarterfinal of the season after beating two-time former champion Jurgen Melzer 6-4, 7-6 (1) at the Erste Bank Open on Wednesday. The sixth-seeded Karlovic, who served 21 aces, broke Melzer at 2-2 in the opening set, shortly after the Austrian was treated for dizziness. The second set went without service breaks into a tiebreaker...
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October 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Erste Bank Open: Former champion Melzer beats Gombos in Vienna

  Two-time former champion Jurgen Melzer came from a set and a service break down to defeat Norbert Gombos of Slovakia 3-6, 6-4, 6-3 on Tuesday at the Erste Bank Open. The Austrian, a former No. 8 who won the event in 2009 and 2010, was broken in the opening game of the second set by Gombos, who was making his ATP Tour debut. But Melzer gained control of the match after immediately...
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October 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Erste Bank Open: Berlocq comes from break down, defeats Melzer

VIENNA -- Carlos Berlocq of Argentina came back from a break down in the second set to defeat Gerald Melzer of Austria 6-3, 7-6 (2) on Monday at the Erste Bank Open. The 153rd-ranked Melzer led 5-3 but failed to serve out the set in the only main-draw match of the day. The Austrian, who is the younger brother of two-time champion Jurgen Melzer, appeared on a wild card in his seventh...
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October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Berlocq defeats Gerald Melzer in Vienna

VIENNA (AP) Carlos Berlocq of Argentina came back from a break down in the second set to defeat Gerald Melzer of Austria 6-3, 7-6 (2) on Monday at the Erste Bank Open. The 153rd-ranked Melzer led 5-3 but failed to serve out the set in the only main-draw match of the day. The Austrian, who is the younger brother of two-time champion Jurgen Melzer, appeared on a wild card in his seventh...
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October 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Winston-Salem Open: Goffin upsets Melzer in first round

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -- Belgian qualifier David Goffin defeated defending champion Jurgen Melzer of Austria 6-3, 6-4 Monday in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open, a tuneup for next week's U.S. Open. Goffin won his first ATP Tour title last month in Kitzbuhel, Austria. He lost in the first round to Andy Murray at Wimbledon and then won ATP Challenger Tour events in the Netherlands...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Goffin upsets Melzer in 1st round at Winston-Salem

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) Belgian qualifier David Goffin defeated defending champion Jurgen Melzer of Austria 6-3, 6-4 Monday in the first round of the Winston-Salem Open, a tuneup for next week's U.S. Open. Goffin won his first ATP Tour title last month in Kitzbuhel, Austria. He lost in the first round to Andy Murray at Wimbledon and then won ATP Challenger Tour events in the Netherlands...
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August 18, 2014  |  Discuss

Austria's Melzer pulls out of Australian Open with shoulder injury

Jurgen Melzer has pulled out of this month's Australian Open because of a persistent left shoulder injury. The 27th-ranked Austrian underwent surgery on a torn tendon in October and needs more time to recover, the Austria Press Agency reports on Saturday. Melzer hasn't played since losing to Kei Nishikori in the second round at Shanghai in early October. Having risen as high as...
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January 04, 2014  |  Discuss
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