Tag Archives: Tommy Haas

Washington: DelPo Wins His 15th Title

DelPo wins his 3rd Washington title (his 15th career title), after defeating Isner in three sets in the final (3-6 6-1 6-2)!  This is his 2nd title in 2013 (his 5th career title at the 500-level).  He’s now won 6 … Continue reading

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Indian Wells: Habemus DelPuzzard (et Fedal)

On the day the Catholic Church announced their election of Pope Francis (an Argentinean),  DelPo beat Haas to set up a QF with Muzz (who defeated Berlocq) and Fedal overcame tricky opponents to set up a long-awaited reunion. DelPo defeated … Continue reading

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Indian Wells: Xbox Defeats Playstation and Phau, Sets Up a R4 with Haas

In a tricky R2 match, DelPo defeated Davydenko in straight sets 6-3 6-4 to reach R3.  The diminutive Russian (also known as “Playstation”) was too inconsistent against DelPo, who debuted a brand new Nike kit featuring plaid shorts.  Davydenko takes … Continue reading

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Two Cheers for Tandil: Pico Joins DelPo in the Top 10!

Pico won the Hamburg title, defeating veteran Tommy Haas in straight sets, 7-5 6-4.  Last year in Valencia, Pico lost a close final to Marcel Granollers and he was in tears afterwards. This year in Hamburg, Pico finally clinched his … Continue reading

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Davis Cup: Schwalbandian Secure the Tie with a Comeback Dubs Win

Argentina are through to the QFs! In DelPo’s absence, Edu has taken over as the resident charmer on ARG’s DC team. I was not able to catch the match, but was keeping up with the scores on my phone.  After … Continue reading

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Brisbane, Chennai, Doha & South America

Dolgo defeated Igor Andreev, to set up a potentially thrilling QF encounter with Radek Stepanek at the Brisbane Open.  As for Bernard Tomic, his R1 defeat over Benneteau showed some of the great work he put in over the off-season. … Continue reading

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