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Federer tops Djokovic to set up all-Swiss final with Wawrinka

Monte Carlo, Monaco (SportsNetwork.com) - Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will meet in an all-Swiss final at the Monte Carlo Masters after both were semifinal winners on Saturday.Federer has never won this storied clay court event, mostly because of the dominance of Rafael Nadal, but will get a chance on Sunday after a 7-5, 6-2 win over defending champion Novak Djokovic in the second semifinal. The second-seeded Serb battled through an injured wrist in the second set.Three straight times Federer lost in the final to Nadal, who won this title eight consecutive years before falling to Djokovic in last year's final. Nadal wasn't around for the semifinals this year after losing to fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in the quarterfinals.Ferrer, the 2011 Monte Carlo runner-up to Nadal, was unable to duplicate his success from Friday as Wawrinka claimed a 6-1, 7-6 (7-3) victory in the first semifinal.Wawrinka dominated early on Saturday, winning the first five games. The second set was tight u...

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    Top-seeded John Isner lost to journeyman Dustin Brown in the second round of the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship on Wednesday night.It was Brown's first career vi...

  2. Isner ousted in Houston second round

    Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Top-seeded and defending champion John Isner failed to survive a down-to-the-wire match with Dustin Brown in second-round action We...

  3. Lleyton Hewitt avanza en Masters de Miami

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  4. Lleyton Hewitt derrota 6-1, 6-4 a Juan Martin del Potro en final de torneo de Melbourne

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  5. Lleyton Hewitt beats Juan Martin del Potro 6-1, 6-4 to win Kooyong Classic exhibition

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  6. Lleyton Hewitt , 2001 champ, back in US Open 3rd round with 5-set win over Gilles Muller

    Lleyton Hewitt is back in the third round of the U.S. Open at age 31 — 11 years after his title at Flushing Meadows.The Australian two-time Grand Slam champion beat ...

  7. Australian Lleyton Hewitt tops Dudi Sela in QF at Newport; Harrison of US beats Levine

    Lleyton Hewitt is finding the grass courts of Newport to his liking.Hewitt defeated Dudi Sela of Israel 6-4, 6-3 Thursday to advance to the semifinals at the Hall of...

  8. Ex campeón Lleyton Hewitt uno de los invitados a Wimbledon

    El ex campeón Lleyton Hewitt ha recibido una invitación para el torneo de Wimbledon que comenzará el 25 de junio.El belga David Goffin, que ocupa la posición 109 en ...

  9. David Ferrer deja en el camino a Lleyton Hewitt y se planta en octavos

    El español David Ferrer, cuarto favorito, acabó con la resistencia del australiano Lleyton Hewitt (7-6(9), 4-6, 6-3 y 6-0) para alcanzar los octavos de final del Abi...

  10. Lleyton Hewitt se retira del Abierto de Francia

    El tenista australiano Lleyton Hewitt , dos veces campeón de torneos major, se retiró el domingo del Abierto de Francia apenas unas horas antes de que iniciara su pa...

  11. Roger Federer accepts wild card invitation to play in Monte Carlo Masters tournament

    Roger Federer has accepted a wild card invitation to play in the Monte Carlo Masters after skipping the tournament for the past two years.The 17-time Grand Slam cham...

  12. Lleyton Hewitt , a 4-time winner at Queen's, tops Michael Russell of US in 1st round

    Former No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt rallied past Michael Russell of the United States 4-6, 6-1, 6-3 in the first round at the Queen's Club on Monday.The Australian has won t...

  1. Lleyton Hewitt beats Peter Polansky in 3 sets in Houston

    Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt beat Canada's Peter Polansky 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 in gusty conditions Tuesday to advance to the second round of the U.S. Men's Clay Court ...

  2. Lleyton Hewitt reaches 599 victories, beating Matthew Ebden in Indian Wells

    Lleyton Hewitt scratched out a 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-3 victory over fellow Australian Matthew Ebden on Thursday night in the first round of the BNP Paribas Open to move wi...

  3. Lleyton Hewitt upsets Roger Federer to win Brisbane International title

    Lleyton Hewitt won a title for the first time since 2010 with an upset 6-1, 4-6, 6-3 win at the Brisbane International over Roger Federer, his oldest rival on the to...

  4. Lopez, Hewitt move on in Houston

    Houston, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Americans Jack Sock and Sam Querrey advanced to the second round of the U.S. Men's Clay Court Championship with straight- set wins ...

  5. Lleyton Hewitt , Tomas Berdych reach 3rd round at Queen's Club with straight-sets wins

    Four-time champion Lleyton Hewitt and Tomas Berdych advanced to the third round at Queen's Club on Wednesday.Hewitt defeated Grigor Dimitrov 6-4, 6-3, and Berdych he...

  6. Lleyton Hewitt y el premio de no rendirse

    Solo un tenista terco como Lleyton Hewitt, menguado por todo un rosario de lesiones, es capaz de mantener la determinación para pelear cinco sets y derribar de un Gr...

  7. Top-seeded John Isner advances to Atlanta final, beating Lleyton Hewitt 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (5)

    Top-seeded John Isner beat seventh-seeded Lleyton Hewitt 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (5) on Saturday to reach the Atlanta Open final.Isner will play the winner of the night match ...

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