Found May 05, 2012 on
Tennis Panorama :
German Philipp Kohlschreiber will meet Croat Marin Cilic in the final of Munich on Sunday. The German upset second seed Feliciano Lopez 6-2, 6-7 (4-7), 6-4. Cilic put out German native son and former No. 2 Tommy Haas 6-3, 6-4.
Sunday’s winner will take home earn $95,000.
Singles – Semi-finals
 P Kohlschreiber (GER) d  F Lopez (ESP) 62 67(4) 64
 M Cilic (CRO) d [WC] T Haas (GER) 63 64
Doubles – Semi-finals
X Malisse (BEL) / D Norman (BEL) d D Brown (GER) / A Waske (GER) 64 36 10-7
SCHEDULE – SUNDAY, 6 MAY, 2012
CENTRE COURT start 12:50 pm
 F Cermak (CZE) / F Polasek (SVK) vs X Malisse (BEL) / D Norman (BEL)
Not Before 3:00 PM
 M Cilic (CRO) vs  P Kohlschreiber (GER)
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Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany beat Marin Cilic of Croatia 7-6 (8), 6-3 Sunday to win the BMW Open for the second time.
Kohlschreiber, seeded fourth, also won this clay-court tournament in 2007. He saved seven of eight break points to capture his fourth title in his sixth ATP final. His previous title also came in Germany - last year's Gerry Weber Open in Halle.
Philipp Kohlschreiber defeated Marin Cilic 7-6 (8), 6-3 to win the BMW Open for the second time. He previously took the title in 2007. He’s now the first two-time German winner in Munich.
”I improved from match to match, felt very well for the whole week and played good tennis, said Kohlschreiber.
“As we walked on the court, we had a nice crowd and the weather cleared up....
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