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Australian Open line judge takes serve to the groin (Video)

An Australian Open line judge took a painful shot to the groin from a Tomas Berdych serve in Tuesday's quarterfinal match against Roger Federer.It happened during the first set tie-breaker as Berdych made an errant serve that registered at 121 mph. The line judge tried to get out of the way, but he just wasn't fast enough. Line judges in tennis probably aren't required to wear cups...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Tennis umpire hit in the groin at Australian Open

Do you know how hard men’s professional tennis players can serve? Hard enough that one umpire couldn’t do enough to get out of the way of one at the Australian Open, and it hit him right where the sun don’t shine. During Roger Federer’s quarterfinal win over Tomas Berdych on Tuesday, an errant serve from Berdych hit an umpire in the groin. There’s no way it felt good:...
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Roger Federer breezes past Tomas Berdych and into Australian Open semis

Roger Federer is rolling right along in Melbourne.Federer reached his 12th semifinal in 13 years at the Australian Open, cruising past Tomas Berdych in straight sets Tuesday, 7-6, 6-2, 6-4."Tomas has caused a lot of problems over the years, but it's been a pleasure playing against him," Federer said."I think I played a good match. I was aggressive, had some variety in there."Federer...
Via Fox Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

New year, old result: Serena beats Sharapova at Aussie Open

To appreciate Serena Williams’s 18th straight win over Maria Sharapova — achieved on Tuesday in the Australian Open women’s singles quarterfinals — you need to take a journey into the recent past. One year ago, the Australian Open concluded with a magnificent match between two women who — though owning a very different number of major trophies (21 for Serena, 5 for Sharapova...
Via The Comeback
16 days ago  |  Discuss

The Latest: Berdych through to Australian Open quarterfinals

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The latest from the Australian Open on Sunday (all times local): 8:15 p.m. Tomas Berdych has outlasted Roberto Bautista Agut in five sets to reach the quarterfinals at Melbourne Park for the sixth consecutive year. The sixth-seeded Berdych only converted four of 22 break-point opportunities against his Spanish opponent, finally prevailing 4-6, 6-4, 6-3...
Via Associated Press
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Tomas Berdych advances to 2nd round at Qatar Open

DOHA, Qatar (AP) Third-seeded Tomas Berdych advanced to the second round of the Qatar Open by beating Sergiy Stakhovsky of Ukraine 7-5, 6-4 on Tuesday. The sixth-ranked Czech reached the Qatar Open final last year, losing to David Ferrer of Spain. Berdych struggled with his first serve against Stahovsky, but he only dropped serve once and faced only two break points.
Via Associated Press
January 05, 2016  |  Discuss

Tomas Berdych knocked out at Wimbledon, reporter doesn't get the memo (Video)

Tomas Berdych was asked how he felt heading into the quarterfinals at Wimbledon during a press conference after Monday's Round of 16 match against Gilles Simon. Normally that's not an unusual question, except for the fact that Berdych had lost the match, which made it painfully obvious that the reporter had not performed even a minimum level of due diligence. Reporter: “How...
Via Holdout Sports
July 08, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Andy Murray's fiancee call Tomas Berdych a 'Czech flash f**k' during match (VIDEO)

Things got a little testy during Andy Murray's Australian Open semi-final victory against Tomas Berdych after Murray's fiancee appeared to fire an expletive-ridden blast towards her man's opponent during a heated match. After Murray won a grueling baseline rally in the first set to claim a break back, his bride-to-be, Kim Sears, was caught on camera apparently mouthing...
Via The Other Paper
January 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Berdych leads Czechs in Davis Cup

Australian Open semifinalist Tomas Berdych will lead defending champion Czech Republic in the first round of the Davis Cup against the Netherlands next week. Berdych will again team up with Radek Stepanek. The two played all five matches when the Czechs beat Spain 3-2 in the 2012 final and did the same in Belgrade in November, when they beat Serbia 3-2 to retain the title. Lukas...
Via Associated Press
January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Berdych into 3rd round at Australian Open

Seventh-seeded Tomas Berdych became the first man into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-4, 6-1, 6-3 win Wednesday over Kenny de Schepper of France. Berdych took advantage of five of his eight break-point opportunities while maintaining a perfect 13-0 record on his serve. He set up his first match point with a deft half-volley at the net, then clinched it on the next...
Via Associated Press
January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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