May 6th, 2018
“Obviously really happy,” said Daniel, who upset Novak Djokovic earlier this year at Indian Wells, and had never reached an ATP semifinal. “I think today was a great match, a lot of long rallies from the beginning until the end. Very happy. I’m obviously pretty surprised that I suddenly won an ATP title. But I guess things like this happen.”
April 28th, 2018
Cilic is the lone former champion in the field, in last year’s final defeating Milos Raonic.
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April 21st, 2018
Interesting starts for (1) Woz 2nd rd. vs. the Errani/Flipkens winner, the struggling (3) Radwanska vs. the riser Vekic, and the back-from-injury (2) Kuznetsova vs. Wang who she has struggled against in past encounters…
May 2nd, 2015
Roger Federer and Andy Murray seek clay titles Sunday.
April 30th, 2015
Andy Murray looked good in his 2015 clay debut.
April 29th, 2015
Roger Federer won his first ever match in Turkey today. It was also his 200th of his career on clay.
April 28th, 2015
For Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal is still the man to beat in Paris.
April 27th, 2015
Roger Federer arrived in Istanbul on Sunday.
April 25th, 2015
The first-ever ATP World Tour event in Turkey debuts, with organizers spending for Roger Federer to mark the occasion…The Top 4 seeds receive opening-round byes, but potential tough starts for (7) Youzhny vs. Bellucci, and (5) Haider-Maurer vs. Dodig…Wildcards were awarded to Georgian Nikoloz Basilashvili, Turkey’s Cem Ilkel, and Russian Andrey Rublev.
February 17th, 2015
Roger Federer confirms he’s playing the Istanbul Open clay event in April.
October 22nd, 2012
The WTA Championships begin Tuesday in Istanbul as the trio of Victoria Azarenka, Maria Sharapova and Serena Williams bidding for supremacy.
October 5th, 2012
Li Na rounds out the field at the upcoming WTA Championships.
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October 28th, 2011
Can you picture some ATP board meeting somewhere where executives are pounding their fists on the table screaming, ‘We’ve got to make this merger happen — and fast! It’s not enough that we have Novak, Rafa and Roger, we need Agniez-however-you-spell-it Radwanska and Li Na or Na Li and Petra Kvitova to get more fans in the gate! Our product is not complete until we merge our championships!”