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Milos Raonic did not even need an hour to have Feliciano Lopez 6-4, 6-3 Friday and reach the semi-finals of the Thailand Open.
The Canadien ranked 11th in the world and seeded third in the tournament won in 59 minutes at the expense of sixth-seeded and 25th player in the world. He does not face any break point, and then he managed 19 aces and 86% of his first serves, in addition to getting the point in 89% of cases in this context.
“I feel I have played very well. I was able to control most of the points from the beginning, commented Raonic. Overall, I think I have done well”. …continue reading
The German Philipp Kohlschreiber eliminated Friday the Spanish Rafael Nadal on grass tournament in Halle (Germany), a 6-3, 6-4 in one hour and twenty minutes. So far Nadal and Kohlschreiber had faced, whether in earth or concrete, nine times, which was always defeated the Spanish. Now in the first match on grass won the German, who defends title in Halle.
With a game based on a consistent serve and avoiding the most of the rallies from the back of the court, Kohlschreiber ended his “nemesis” in the circuit and presents its options to final victory.
From the kick-off the German player was clearly dominant, to be with a 3-0 after breaking in the second game of the Spanish service. This brilliant start Kohlschreiber had few clear numbers: the first twenty points played, the German won Nadal fifteen to five. …continue reading