Found July 15, 2012 on Tennis Panorama :
  Top-seed and world No. 8 Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia won his first title of the year, besting Juan Monaco of Argentina 6-4, 5-7, 6-3 on Sunday in a rain-delayed Mercedes Cup final in Stuttgart. It’s his first clay-court title. “I feel great. I honestly still don’t believe I won the title, considering that in almost every match I was hanging to lose,” said the Serb. “There were a lot of ups and downs. I think my mental attitude was the key for me – fighting from the first to the very last point. I think that is one of the reasons why I managed to win the title. “It wasn’t an easy match to play, considering the balls were flying everywhere. It wasn’t really easy to be aggressive, but I felt I was the better player in the third set. I had a huge chance at 4-0 up in the second set, but instead of being more aggressive, I became passive. Luckily, I managed to come back.” For his efforts along with a check, Tipsarevic received a new Mercedes-Benz SLK Blue BlueEFFICIENCY car. “I don’t want

Tipsarevic, Monaco in Stuttgart final

Top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia and No. 2 Juan Monaco of Argentina will contest the final of the Mercedes Cup. Tipsarevic reached his first final on clay by beating Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil 6-4, 2-6, 6-4 in the semifinals on Saturday. Monaco had to work even harder against Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain. Monaco wasted five match points in squandering a 5-0 lead in the third...
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