Thu, Aug 15, 2013 - Page 20 News List

Sharapova in pain, Federer finds form

UPS AND DOWNS:Sharapova, who had a shock second-round exit at Wimbledon, continued to struggle, while five-time champion Federer bagged a much-needed win


Russian veteran Nikolay Davydenko stopped Frenchman Benoit Paire 7-6 (10/8), 6-3 and Spaniard Tommy Robredo beat Brazil’s Thomaz Bellucci 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (9/7), 6-2.

Canadian Vasek Pospisil, who has jumped to 40th in the world after his Montreal semi-final appearance, advanced to the second round when France’s 15th seed Gilles Simon retired trailing 6-2, 1-1 with a hip injury.

This story has been viewed 2262 times.

Comments will be moderated. Remarks containing abusive and obscene language, personal attacks of any kind or promotion will be removed and the user banned.

TOP top