Bellucci gets boost from Brazilian crowd, advances at Sao Paulo

Home-crowd favorite Thomaz Bellucci defeated eighth-seeded Santiago Giraldo of Colombia 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 to reach the second round of the Brazil Open on Tuesday. Bellucci broke Giraldo's serve to go up 4-2 in the final set and then held on to close out the match in just over two hours at the Ibirapuera arena. The break came right after Giraldo called for treatment on his lower...
Via AP on Fox
February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Two-time champ Bellucci ousted

Thomaz Bellucci's defense of the Swiss Open title ended in the first round on Tuesday when he lost to Federico Delbonis, who beat Roger Federer in Germany last week. Delbonis, an Argentine, won 7-5, 7-6 (2) against Bellucci, a Brazilian, who also took the clay-court title at Swiss ski resort Gstaad in 2009. Delbonis will continue rising in the rankings after victory over Federer...
Via AP on Fox
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellucci Beats Janowicz in Raucous Match in Miami

  By Amy Fetherolf (March 23, 2013) MIAMI — In a match where crowd involvement surpassed the tennis for entertainment, world No. 40 Thomaz Bellucci upset world No. 24 Jerzy Janowicz, 7-6(5), 3-6, 6-3 in the second round of Miami. The crowd was heavily behind the Brazilian, and it immediately became clear that dealing with [...]
Via Tennis Panorama
March 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellucci to Play Up-and-Coming Compatriot in São Paulo’s First Round

  Thomaz Bellucci By Barbara Galiza (February 11, 2013) São Paulo -Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil’s highest ranked player at number 35 in the world, will face a young compatriot in his first round match at ATP 250 São Paulo: Guilherme Clezar. Last year, Clezar made a splash on the tour, becoming the top player on the under-19 ATP rankings. At 20 years old, he is the youngest player...
Via Tennis Panorama
February 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Bellucci wins Swiss Open title

Unseeded Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci upset top-seeded Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia, 6-7 (6), 6-4, 6-2 in the Swiss Open final on Sunday. Bellucci, ranked No. 60, got his third career title and second at Gstaad. He won the clay-court event as a qualifier in 2009. Tipsarevic was denied a second straight title after winning on clay last week at Stuttgart, Germany, where he beat Bellucci...
Via AP on Fox
July 22, 2012  |  Discuss

Bellucci Gets Ready for Nadal on Tuesday at Wimbledon

WIMBLEDON – Brazilian Thomaz Bellucci and Australian Carsten Ball lost in three very competitive sets 7-5, 7-6(8), 6-3 on Monday to the very experienced doubles team of Daniele Braccialli and Julian Knowles. But Bellucci sees the positive side in playing doubles and getting more hours playing on grass. He feels that this will help him on Tuesday against Rafael Nadal. Bellucci...
Via Tennis Panorama
June 25, 2012  |  Discuss

10 things you should know about Thomaz Bellucci

by Lindsay Gibbs One day you’re beating David Ferrer, the next you’re losing to Robin Haase.  Thus is the life of Thomaz Bellucci.  The twenty-four year old from Sao Paulo has been leaving tennis fans in a tizzy for years due to his inconsistent play.  But is there more than to the thirty-ninth ranked player than loveable facial expressions and erratic forehands?  Here’s...
Via Onthegotennis
April 25, 2012  |  Discuss

Bellucci wins, Brazil and Colombia 1-1

Thomaz Bellucci came back from two sets down to beat Alejandro Falla 2-6, 3-6, 6-1, 6-4, 6-3 on Friday, squaring the Davis Cup series against Colombia at 1-1. In the first match, Colombia's Santiago Giraldo defeated Joao Souza 6-3, 6-4, 6-4. Bellucci, Brazil's top ranked player, broke Falla in the first game of the fifth set and held on to seal his comeback. The winner...
Via AP on Fox
April 06, 2012  |  Discuss

Bellucci Falls Early in Miami

Brazil had a heartbreaking loss on Wednesday as Thomaz Bellucci fell to Federico Gil from Portugal. The fans for both players were very loud and involved. Even Bellucci would mumble words of frustration in Portuguese, directed to the crowd. It was not easy for Brazil’s No. 1 player, playing his first round match, on a day where the conditions did not really help him, he felt it...
Via Tennis Panorama
March 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Argentine qualifier Delbonis upsets Bellucci in Chile

Argentine qualifier Federico Delbonis reached his second career ATP quarterfinals when he upset third-seeded Thomaz Bellucci of Brazil 6-2, 7-5 in the VTR Open on Thursday.
Via CBSSports
February 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Seven kids on every youth sports team

Behind the scenes with Paulina Gretzky

100 best players of the MLB expansion era

Best and worst of Monday Night Raw

Five-round NFL mock draft

Most sacred places in NFL history

10 greatest sports Bubbas of all-time

Hockey fights of the week

Reasons to stop playing recreational sports immediately

This week in MLB replay reviews

Brittney Palmer redefines sexy

12 college football coaches who are on the rise

Best bargain NFL free agents still available

2013 NFL rookies who could breakout in 2014

Grading college basketball's first-year coaches

Youtube_32 Twitter_32 Facebook_32 Rss_32 Email_32
Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.