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Davis Cup: Italy ousts Argentina to advance to quarterfinals

Italy reached the quarterfinals of the Davis Cup on Sunday when Fabio Fognini defeated Carlos Berlocq of Argentina to give Italy an unassailable 3-1 lead in the best-of-five series. Fognini defeated Berlocq 6-7 (5), 6-4, 6-1, 6-4 in 3 hours, 38 minutes. It's Italy's first victory over Argentina in Davis Cup play, and the loss ended Argentina's 12-year streak of reaching...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Italy takes 2-1 lead over Argentina in Davis Cup

Italy took a 2-1 lead over Argentina in the Davis Cup first round by winning a four-set doubles on Saturday. Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli defeated Eduardo Schwank and Horacio Zeballos 6-7 (6), 7-6 (8), 7-6 (3), 6-4 in a four-hour match on outdoor clay. Italy needs to win one of the reverse singles on Sunday to wrap it up, with Fognini expected to face Carlos Berlocq and Andreas...
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February 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Has Simone Bolelli gone goth?

Nah...Simone Bolelli has moved to Hydrogen, an edgy street fashion brand now hitting the tennis courts. The new performance collection features shirts, shorts, cap, warm up and accessories and is branded with the co's trademark skull. Perhaps the skull can rep a dangerous game but stripes of red and green and a cheery yellow ball on select pieces nod to the brand's Italian...
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May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Italy takes 2-1 lead in Davis Cup

Italy beat Croatia in the doubles match to take a 2-1 lead in the Davis Cup first round on Saturday. Fabio Fognini and Simone Bolelli took 3 hours, 17 minutes to beat Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig 3-6, 6-1, 6-3, 7-6 (11). Fognini converted Italy's fifth match-point with an ace in the tiebreaker. Italy needs only one win from Sunday's reverse singles to advance to the quarterfinals...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Davis Cup: Italy-Croatia Draw

Draw for the Davis Cup first-round tie between Italy and Croatia on indoor clay at the Palavela: Friday Singles Fabio Fognini, Italy, vs. Marin Cilic, Croatia Andreas Seppi, Italy, vs. Ivan Dodig, Croatia Saturday Doubles Simone Bolelli and Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, vs. Mate Pavic and Nikola Mektic, Croatia Sunday Reverse Singles Andreas Seppi, Italy, vs. Marin Cilic, Croatia Fabio...
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January 31, 2013  |  Discuss

Day 11 2013 Australian Open Doubles Update

By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 24, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia – On semifinal day for the men’s doubles top seeds Bob and Mike Bryan won through to their ninth Australian Open final after defeating the Italian pairing of Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini in three sets.   Considered the greatest doubles team of all time, the Bryan brothers will be vying for their sixth Australian...
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January 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Klizan, Fognini advance in Russia

Third-seeded Martin Klizan of Slovakia advanced to the quarterfinals of the St. Petersburg Open, beating Simone Bolelli of Italy 6-3, 6-3 on Thursday. Klizan hit five aces and never faced a break point. He will next play Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania, who advanced when eighth-seeded Jurgen Zopp of Estonia retired with a back injury after losing the first set 6-3. Fourth-seeded...
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September 20, 2012  |  Discuss

St Petersburg Open Results

Results Wednesday from the St. Petersburg Open, an ATP event on indoor carpet at Peterburgksy Sports Complex (seedings in parentheses): Singles First Round Jurgen Zopp (8), Estonia, def. Andrey Kumantsov, Russia, 6-3, 6-5, retired. Lukasz Kubot, Poland, def. Denis Istomin (2), Uzbekistan, 4-6, 6-3, 6-4. Simone Bolelli, Italy, def. Horacio Zeballos, Argentina, 7-6 (3), 7-5. Ricardas...
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September 17, 2012  |  Discuss

Bolelli upsets Mayer in Kitzbuehel

Simone Bolelli of Italy defeated second-seeded Florian Mayer of Germany 6-2, 7-6 (4) to reach the quarterfinals of the Bet-at-Home Cup on Wednesday. Mayer was looking for his third straight quarterfinal after reaching the last eight at Wimbledon and Hamburg. Bolelli will play Martin Klizan, the fifth-seeded Slovak who defeated countryman Pavol Cervenak 6-4, 6-4. Lukas Rosol of...
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July 23, 2012  |  Discuss

Ferrer advances to Swedish quarters

Former champion David Ferrer advanced to the quarterfinals of the Swedish Open by defeating Simone Bolelli of Italy 6-4, 6-3 on Wednesday. The top-seeded Spaniard won the tournament in 2007 and lost last year's final to local favorite Robin Soderling. Also going through to the last eight are Jan Hajek of the Czech Republic, Estonia's Jurgen Zopp and Spain's Tommy Robredo...
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July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

David Ferrer through to Swedish Open quarterfinals

Former champion David Ferrer advanced to the quarterfinals of the Swedish Open by defeating Simone Bolelli of Italy 6-4, 6-3 on Wednesday . The top-seeded Spaniard won the tournament in 2007 and lost last year's final to local favorite Robin Soderling. Also going through to the last eight are Jan Hajek of the Czech Republic, Estonia's Jurgen Zopp and Spain's Tommy Robredo...
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July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Nadal plays cleanly, wins 1st French Open match

Rafael Nadal started his bid for a record seventh French Open championship with a mostly mistake-free 6-2, 6-2, 6-1 victory over 111th-ranked Simone Bolelli of Italy. The second-seeded Nadal made only 18 unforced errors Tuesday, fewer than half as many as his opponent. The Spaniard improved to 46-1 at the clay-court Grand Slam tournament. His only loss came in the fourth round...
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May 29, 2012  |  Discuss

Haase advances in 2 sets at Estoril

Sixth-seeded Robin Haase recovered from a shaky first set to beat Simone Bolelli 6-3, 6-2 Monday and advance to the second round of the Estoril Open. The Dutchman saved a break point in the fifth game and broke Bolelli in the following game. The Italian broke right back for 4-3 and then saved four break points in the next game before Haase converted the fifth to take a decisive...
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April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Estoril Open Results

Results Monday from the Estoril Open, a ?398,250 ($527,000) ATP and $220,000 (?166,000) WTA Tour event at Estadio Nacional (seedings in parentheses): Men First round Robin Haase (6), Netherlands, def. Simone Bolelli, Italy, 6-3, 6-2. Paolo Lorenzi, Italy, def. Edouard Roger-Vasselin, France, 3-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4. Denis Istomin (5), Uzbekistan, def. Paul-Henri Mathieu, France, 7-5...
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April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

6th-seeded Haase advances in 2 sets at Estoril

Sixth-seeded Robin Haase recovered from a shaky first set to beat Simone Bolelli 6-3, 6-2 Monday and advance to the second round of the Estoril Open. The Dutchman saved a break point in the fifth game and broke Bolelli's service in the following game. The Italian fought back to 4-3, but after squandering four break points in the eighth game his opponent pulled into a 5-3 lead...
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April 30, 2012  |  Discuss

Czechs beat Italy 4-1 in Davis Cup

Simone Bolelli defeated substitute Frantisek Cermak 6-4, 6-4 for Italy's lone consolation win against the Czech Republic in the first round of the Davis Cup on Sunday.
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February 12, 2012  |  Discuss

Czech Republic leads Italy 2-0 in Davis Cup

Tomas Berdych and Radek Stepanek won the opening singles matches Friday, sending the Czech Republic to a 2-0 lead over Italy in the first round of the Davis Cup. Stepanek had to dig deep to overcome Andreas Seppi 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-3. Then, No. 7-ranked Berdych fought harder than expected to defeat the 135th-ranked Simone Bolelli 6-3, 4-6, 7-5, 6-2. The Czechs need one more...
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February 10, 2012  |  Discuss

Davis Cup: Czech Republic-Kazakhstan Draw List

Draw for the Davis Cup first-round series between the Czech Republic and Kazakhstan on indoor hard-court at CEZ Arena: Friday Singles Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, vs. Andreas Seppi, Italy. Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, vs. Simone Bolelli, Italy. Saturday Doubles Frantisek Cermak and Lukas Rosol, Czech Republic, vs. Daniele Braccialli and Potito Starace, Italy. Sunday Reverse...
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February 09, 2012  |  Discuss

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