12-29-2012, 02:13 PM
Jurgen will start the new tennis year in Brisbane. In singles he plays a qualifier in the first round.
In doubles he will partner with Milos Raonic. In the first round they meet Klizan/Lipsky.
It will be interesting to see how Marriage affects his tennis. I am crossing my fingers that Jurgen has an injury free year.
12-31-2012, 12:33 PM
I am happy that Jurgen and Roanic started off well by winning the first round versus Klizan/Lipsky 6-4, 6-4. They meet the tops seeds in the second round.
In singles Jurgen will play qualifier Kudia (USA).
12-31-2012, 12:40 PM
Kudla is very beatable. Melzer/Raonic have to be one of the favorites in doubles
01-01-2013, 05:18 AM
Jurgen did pull out a win over Kudia, but it was close.
Melzer df Kudia (USA) 2-6, 6-4, 6-4
He did much better defeating Goffin in straight sets!
01-03-2013, 01:06 PM
Now he will play Dimitrov in the quarter-finals. It will be a tough match that Jurgen should win.
01-04-2013, 12:40 PM
Melzer L Dimitrov 3-6, 2-6
Now on to the Heineken Open where I believe he will be seeded 6.
01-05-2013, 03:25 PM
Dimitrov won his next match and now will play Andy Murray. When I see how he does in his match against Andy, I will have a better understanding of Jurgen's lost to Dimitrov.
Jurgen will start out at the Heniken Open against a qualifier. He is trying to get into the double playing with his coach, Alexander Waske. I don't know if they will get in.
01-08-2013, 02:40 AM
Jurgen was defeated by the Qualifier Greg Jones (AUT) 6-7, 2-6
For some reason Jurgen has difficulty playing Qualifiers. They do have three matches on the surface under their belts so lack of practice on the courts could be a problem for Jurgen. I hope he plays someonoee known to us at the Open. He will be seeded around #27 at the AO.
He is in the doubles at Aukerland with Becker.
01-15-2013, 12:47 PM
Jurgen won his first match at the AO easily 6-1, 6-1, 6-2 over Kukushkin. Today he will play Bautista Agut (ESP) in the second round.
If anyone finds pictures from his matches please post on the pictures thread.
01-16-2013, 01:16 PM
Melzer beats Bautista in 5! Will for sure get a TV court next
01-16-2013, 03:15 PM
I figured since he plays Berdych in the third round it should be on TV.
Today he plays with O. Rochus against Peya/Soaers. At least onoe Austrian will win :-)