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LONDON, June 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Andy Murray to claim the title is priced at 5.50 in odds ahead of the Wimbledon quarter-finals with an injured Rafa Nadal being offered at 4.25 at online bookmakers BetClic (https://en.betclic.com). - The money is coming on Murray but also on Federer, says Dan Vikman, Press Manager at BetClic. Roger Federer is priced at 2.50 and is the favourite to win the men single title with Rafa Nadal injured but declared fit to play his...
Gilles Simon of France and Serbia's Viktor Troicki advanced to Sunday's title match at the Thailand Open tennis tournament in Bangkok. Simon, the second seed, downed Austria's Jurgen Melzer 6-4, 7-6 (7-3).
Defending champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga came from behind Friday and earned a semifinal berth at the $608,500 Thailand Open. Tsonga, who is the tournament's No. 1 seed, got past qualifier Marco Chiudinelli 6-7 (9-7), 6-3, 6-4 in their quarterfinal match.
Top-seeded Jo-Wilfried Tsonga survived a Thursday match that featured three tiebreakers and won a quarterfinal slot at the $608,500 Thailand Open. Tsonga, the tournament's defending champion, came out on top of a 6-7 (3-7), 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (7-2) match with Ernests Gulbis.
Viktor Troicki and Jurgen Melzer each claimed victories Wednesday that sent them into the quarterfinals of the $608,500 Thailand Open tennis tournament. Troicki, seeded No. 4, posted a 6-3, 7-6 (7-4) win over Thomaz Bellucci in a match that featured just one service break. Melzer, the No.
John Isner blasted 21 aces en route to a first-round win Monday at the $608,500 Thailand Open tennis tournament in Bangkok. Isner, seeded eighth and ranked 41st, used the big serves to get past wild-card entrant Kittipong Wachiramanowong in the hard-court tournament 6-3, 3-6, 7-6 (7-5).
Juan Martin del Potro's run to the US Open championship moved him back to a career-best No 5 world rankings.
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