Found September 04, 2013 on Tennis Panorama :
  (September 4, 2013) Richard Gasquet and Flavia Pennetta advanced to the semifinals of the US Open on Wednesday. No. 8 seed Gasquet from France booked the first place in the men’s semifinals with a 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3 win over fourth seed David Ferrer in 3 hours, 23 minutes. The Frenchman will play […]

Pennetta wins all-Italian match

Flavia Pennetta made her first Grand Slam semifinal, defeating 10th-seeded Roberta Vinci 6-4, 6-1 on Wednesday in an all-Italian quarterfinal at the U.S. Open.

Tennis Player Experiences Brief Meltdown Highlighted By Throwing His Socks

Honestly, who throws a sock? Apparently the answer to that question is Richard Gasquet who blew a gasket of sorts on Monday during his 4th round U.S. Open match against Milos Raonic. Richard got a little frustrated that he had lost the opening set to Milos and when he got to his seat to take a load off he stripped off his socks and threw them in the middle of the court. The tantrum...

Gasquet upsets Ferrer to reach semis

Richard Gasquet is getting the hang of this five-set thing. The eighth-seeded Gasquet reached his second Grand Slam semifinal, and first since 2007, by eliminating fourth-seeded David Ferrer of Spain 6-3, 6-1, 4-6, 2-6, 6-3 at the U.S. Open on Wednesday. "It means a lot. I'm 27, so the last time I did it, I was 21 years old," France's Gasquet said. "For sure...

Italian women make another strong showing at Open

Italian tennis fans can count on a celebration almost every day at the U.S. Open. The women from Italy have, once again, infiltrated a Grand Slam draw, and for the second straight year, at least one is guaranteed a spot in the semifinals at Flushing Meadows. Flavia Pennetta defeated Simona Halep 6-2, 7-6 (3) on Monday to set up an all-Italian quarterfinal against her friend, 10th...

US Open: Pennetta to face Azarenka in 1st Slam SF

A version of this story moved earlier as TEN--US Open. With AP Photos. By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Tennis Writer A year ago, Flavia Pennetta was hanging out at her parents' home on Italy's heel, recovering from right wrist surgery, watching the U.S. Open on TV - and wondering how long it would take her to get back on the tennis tour. Look at her now. Pennetta is a Grand Slam...

Gasquet tops Raonic at US Open

Richard Gasquet overcame a match point and 39 aces from big-serving Milos Raonic to make his second Grand Slam quarterfinal with a 6-7 (4), 7-6 (4), 2-6, 7-6 (9), 7-5 victory Monday. No. 8 Gasquet came in with a 1-15 record in Grand Slam fourth-round matches. He'll face fourth-seeded David Ferrer in the quarterfinals. No. 10 Raonic's 39 aces were third most in U.S. Open...

Richard Gasquet Saves a Match Point En Route to Five-Set win over Milos Raonic

  (September 2, 2013) Frenchman Richard Gasquet came back from a match point down to stop Canadian Milos Raonic 6-7 (4), 7-6 (4), 2-6, 7-6 (9), 7-5 in the fourth round of the US Open on Sunday night on Court 17. The match lasted 4 hours, 40 minutes. World No. 8 Gasquet is now 2-15 […]

Day 10 Results for 2013 US Open

US OPEN New York, NY, USA August 26-September 9, 2013 Grand Slam Hard/Outdoors Results – Wednesday, September 4, 2013 Singles – Quarterfinals (2) Victoria Azarenka (BLR) d. Daniela Hantuchova (SVK) 62 63 Flavia Pennetta (ITA) d. (10) Roberta Vinci (ITA) 64 61 Doubles – Quarterfinals (8) Barty/Dellacqua (AUS/AUS) d. (2) Makarova/Vesnina (RUS/RUS) 62 63 (5) […]
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