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What hopes can Berdych have for ATP finals?

Posted 11-09-2011 at 11:05 AM by Philip Oliver
Czech tennis star Tomas Berdych is closing in on qualifying for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals, but how far can he expect to go in London where the top eight players in world tennis battle to see who is the victor.

The 26-year-old only needs to reach the quarter-finals of the Paris Masters and now only needs to beat either 11th seed Janko Tipsarevic of Serbia or American Alex Bogomolov Jr in the next round to make sure of his appearance at the O2.

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Berdych takes it a match at a time

Posted 11-08-2011 at 12:08 PM by Philip Oliver
Tomas Berdych is only one win away from securing a place in the ATP World Tour finals, but refuses to think about the London showpiece just yet.

The man from the Czech Republic showed some real battling spirit to beat Fernando Verdasco in the second round of the Paris Masters.

Berdych took the first set comfortably before a roller-coaster second set, which saw Verdasco fight back from 5-2 down and stave off five match points. But the 2010 Wimbledon finalist held his...
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Nadal taking time off to be fit for London

Posted 11-07-2011 at 02:08 PM by Philip Oliver
Rafael Nadal has spent most of 2011 in the shadows of Novak Djokovic – a position he certainly is not used to occupying – so the Spaniard is determined to end the season on a high at the ATP World Tour finals in London.

The world number two boasts an illustrious CV with ten Grand Slam titles and is the youngest open era tennis star to win all the four Grand Slam tournaments.
However in 2011, it has been Djokovic who has dominated world tennis. He has taken Nadal’s number one...
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Nadal Out of Paris Masters

Posted 11-07-2011 at 08:25 AM by Philip Oliver
Spanish tennis ace, Rafael Nadal, has disappointed fans of the BNP Paribas Paris Masters, by withdrawing from the competition. The player says that he wants to concentrate on the end-of-season ATP World Tour Finals, which kick off on November 20 in London, and the Davis Cup final, beginning November 28.

Nadal made the announcement on his official Facebook page, yesterday morning. The 25-year-old said that his decision to avoid the Masters was "difficult", but the need to...
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Wozniacki and Sharapova top WTA Championships bill

Posted 11-02-2011 at 03:43 PM by Philip Oliver
The BNP Paribas WTA Championships showcases the best eight women of world tennis in 2011, so let’s examine who stands a chance of leaving Istanbul with the trophy.
The line-up of the two round-robin groups have been unveiled and world number one Caroline Wozniacki leads the red pool, joined by Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova, Vera Zvonareva and Agnieszka Radwanska.

It is the Dane’s third appearance at the competition and Zvonareva has played four times, while it is a maiden...
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