Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win? - Page 2 - MensTennisForums.com

MensTennisForums.com

MenstennisForums.com is the premier Men's Tennis forum on the internet. Registered Users do not see the above ads.Please Register - It's Free!

Reply

Old 10-01-2012, 08:57 PM   #16
country flag Mountaindewslave
Registered User
 
Mountaindewslave's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Posts: 8,491
Mountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond reputeMountaindewslave has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Litotes View Post
Something really awesome about Mel Purcells 1981 season. He lost to José Clerc three times in four tournaments in the fall, once in R32, once R16 and once Q. Some time before he lost in R32 to José Luis Damiani. A little later he lost two times in a row to José Lopez-Maeso, in R32 and Q. His draws at the time must have caused the comment: No way, José - again!
very interesting, that is quite bizarre
__________________
<3 Roger Federer <3 David Ferrer <3 Juan Martin Del Potro <3 Ernest Gulbis <3

------------------------ <3 Richard Gasquet <3

Rafael Nadal
Mountaindewslave is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 

Old 10-01-2012, 09:08 PM   #17
country flag asmazif
Registered User
 
asmazif's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2009
Posts: 5,698
asmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond reputeasmazif has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

Quote:
Originally Posted by TigerTim View Post
Great find

Didn't know Stanley Matthews played tennis (English football joke!)

Trust Ilie to do that
He's actually his son! Never got beyond the second round in a slam though, even after that upset.
__________________
| Wins over 3+ of the Top 4. Players to reach all slam QFs+ in history. Hawkeye/Line Calls.
Nole / Tsonga / The Fog / Haas / Brown / Colonel / Thiem / Petz / Mahut / Sijsling / Dolgo / Funky Flo / Cuevas / Fed / Stan / Baker / Alund / Brands / Benneteau / Steps / Stakh / PHM
Henman / Edberg / Stich / Safin / Gambill / Grosjean / Malisse / Gonzo / Llodra / Santoro / Rafter / Agassi / Schalken / Nováček / Rosewall / Ashe / H-T Lee / Kuerten / Boetsch / Pavel / Sundström / Björkman / Scud / El Aynaoui / Arazi / Calleri / Sampras / Nalbandian / Mosquito / Srichaphan / Pioline
asmazif is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 09:23 PM   #18
country flag 156mphserve
Registered User
 
156mphserve's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Posts: 13,285
156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute156mphserve has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

0-6 0-6 and win by default would be awesome
__________________
2012 Chennai Champion
11-13 San Jose 3-Peat
Milos

Welcome Your Newest Top 10 Member

Raonic

Proud Canadian
11-13 San Jose 3-Peat
2012 Chennai Champion
156mphserve is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 09:25 PM   #19
country flag hipolymer
Registered User
 
hipolymer's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2011
Age: 34
Posts: 7,764
hipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond reputehipolymer has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

Quote:
Originally Posted by Litotes View Post
RG 1969 1r:
Stanley Matthews - Ilie Nastase 6-3, 0-6, 0-6, 6-4, 8-6
Doesn't count. Nastase most likely fixed that.
__________________
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7F0JOdLZ9DE
Pay your respects to the vultures. . . .
Did you know : the famous gangster Al Capone's criminal headquarters was based inside of a hotel
'82 - '91: best decade in tennis
Sorry Djokonauts, I am a fan of Federer now. I've learned over the years to appreciate his contribution to the game. No one will ever surpass this man's influence.
Federer ~ The consummate professional. Never retired once in a match. Does not go over the time limit on every point.
hipolymer is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-01-2012, 09:29 PM   #20
country flag TigerTim
Registered User
 
TigerTim's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Bristol, England
Posts: 10,535
TigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond reputeTigerTim has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

Quote:
Originally Posted by asmazif View Post
He's actually his son! Never got beyond the second round in a slam though, even after that upset.
really!! That's awesome! Shame son couldn't have been like father. We might have not have waited 76 years for a slam!
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by Tiebreak100 View Post
A dishwasher has more personality than Sampras.

Quote:
Originally Posted by SliceAce View Post
As for Mugray, what can be said? A disgusting human being, and awful player, and a choking pushing mug. He looks like a kemo patient, bald spots, hairless legs, pasty blotchy skin, busted teeth, and an ugly, snarling face. Typical antics all came out in this match: faking injuries, grimacing and cursing, trying to peg Fed, trying to start drama, undeserved final based on an exhausted old man and a joke draw.

I'm no Fakervic fan but he needs to save tennis, sadly tree trunk legs will be fresh. Interesting he's never questioned...
TigerTim is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2012, 12:33 AM   #21
country flag n8
 
n8's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Canberra, Australia
Age: 29
Posts: 6,501
n8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond reputen8 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

I know it's not quite what you're looking for, but it's very close:

Koubek d. Saulnier 0-6 1-6 7-6(6) 6-4 8-6 Australian Open 2002, first round.
n8 is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Old 10-02-2012, 04:20 AM   #22
country flag motorhead
Banned!
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Posts: 11,794
motorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond reputemotorhead has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: Has a player ever lost two 6-0 sets and gone on to win?

Quote:
Originally Posted by scarecrows View Post
Martin Solveig was close to doing that against Bob Sinclair but he retired in the end
motorhead is offline View My Blog!   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

vB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Forum Jump


Copyright (C) Verticalscope Inc
Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.6.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
vBCredits v1.4 Copyright ©2007, PixelFX Studios