Melbourne [Australia], Jan 20 ( ANI ): The unseeded Indian pair of Leander Paes and Purav Raja bounced back from a set down to
book their place in the pre-quarterfinals of the men's doubles event of the Australian Open here on Saturday.
Williams has now come from a set down to
win four times at this tournament, trumping her previous grand slam record of three, as the top seed showed her relentless fighting spirit again to win 4-6 6-3 6-0.
Home favourite Samantha Stosur's interest in the tournament was ended by American Varvara Lepchenko, who fought back bravely from a set down to
win 4-6 6-4 7-5 in two-and-a-half hours.
And the 32–year–old had to dig deep once more to recover from a set down to
eventually run out a 3–6 6–4 6–3 winner.
Federer went a set down to
the third-seeded Czech but levelled in the next and took control with a break in the fourth game of the third set - before comfortably serving out the match to end his drought.
Seoul: Polish top seed Agnieszka Radwanska rallied from a set down to
win the Korea Open at her first attempt on Sunday, edging out Russian Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-7 (6/8), 6-3, 6-4.
Kuznetsova thanked the few hearty fans who stayed out late to watch her comeback from a set down to
beat Kerber 3-6 7-5 6-4.
Frenchman Simon sprung a major shock by coming from a set down to
beat world number one Rafael Nadal 3-6 7-5 7-6 (8/6) in athree hours and 22 minutes.
Russian Dmitry Tursunov defeated Benjamin Becker of Germany 7-6, 6-3 and Belgian Xavier Malisse came from a set down to
beat French qualifier Florent Serra 6-7, 6-2, 6-0.
Dementieva came back from a set down to
beat Bethanie Mattek 4-6, 6-1, 6-1.
August 18 (ANI): Indian tennis ace Rohan Bopanna and his Croatian partner Ivan Dodig showcased a spirited performance as they bounced back from a set down to
book their place in the quarter-finals of the 2017 Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati here on Friday.
Roger Federer came from a set down to
beat German Tommy Haas and reach the final of the Halle Open.
PARIS: World number seven Elena Dementieva came from a set down to
defeat Czech Lucie Safarova 6-7 6-1 6-4 to win the Paris Indoor Open for the first time on Sunday.
Summary: Roger Federer came back from a set down to
beat Andy Murray in their blockbuster match at London's 02 Arena.
1 Roger Federer when he came from a set down to
clinch his first Masters Series title with a 1-6 6-3 6-3 win in Madrid yesterday.