Found September 04, 2012 on
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Janko Tipsarevic closed out a victory over Philipp Kohlschreiber a day after it began, winning in straight sets in the fourth round of the U.S. Open.
The eighth-seeded Serb will make his second straight quarterfinal trip here after beating Kohlschreiber 6-3, 7-6 (5), 6-2 on Wednesday. He led 5-2 in the first set when play was suspended by rain on Tuesday.
The 19th-seeded Kohlschreiber...
David Ferrer outlasted Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia 6-3, 6-7 (5), 2-6, 6-3, 7-6 (4) in 4 hours, 31 minutes to reach the U.S. Open semifinals for the second time.
The fourth-seeded Ferrer needed a mid-match pedicure of sorts. He seemed bothered when Tipsarevic got a mid-game medical timeout. He was down a break in the fifth set.
In the end, though, the indefatigable Spaniard was barely...
Janko Tipsarevic vs David Ferrer:
Well, these two might technically have been the highest seeds in this quarter, but I don’t think most people expected either of them to get this far. That is a bit unfair to them though. Each of these players are ranked where they are for a reason. And while Ferrer might be a level below the top 3 seeds and Tipsarevic is another level below the...