Showing posts with label Rio Open. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Rio Open. Show all posts

Tuesday, February 26, 2019

Djere wins Rio Open for first ATP title

Djere wins Rio Open for first ATP title
Djere wins Rio Open for first ATP title

Laslo Djere beat Felix Auger-Aliassime 6-3 7-5 to win his first ATP title at the Rio Open.

Djere dedicated the title to his parents, both of whom died from cancer.

"I lost my mom seven years ago so I want to dedicate this one to her," he said to wild applause from the crowd.

Wednesday, March 14, 2018

Video: Behind The Scenes In Rio De Janeiro 2018

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Video: Behind The Scenes In Rio De Janeiro 2018

ATP World Tour Uncovered presented by Peugeot breaks down what makes Rio de Janeiro a special place to some of the ATP World Tour's top players.

Sunday, March 11, 2018

Video: Cilic Makes His Mark In Rio de Janeiro

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Video: Cilic Makes His Mark In Rio de Janeiro

ATP World Tour Uncovered presented by Peugeot follows Marin Cilic as he visits Christ the Redeemer, then spends time with underprivileged children in one of Rio's favelas.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Schwartzman beats Verdasco to win Rio Open title

Schwartzman beats Verdasco to win Rio Open
Schwartzman beats Verdasco to win Rio Open

Diego Schwartzman defeated Fernando Verdasco 6-2 6-3 to win the Rio Open .

The world number 23 was in commanding form against an opponent who appeared to run out of puff after reaching both the singles and doubles finals in Rio.

"I was very patient, solid, intense, I knew he was very tired as he had played both singles and doubles," Schwartzman said of his opponent who won the doubles final on Saturday.

Monday, February 26, 2018

Video: 2018 Rio Open

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Video: 2018 Rio Open

Relive the excitement of the 2018 Rio Open presented by Claro, where Argentine Diego Schwartzman claimed his first ATP World Tour 500-level title.

Video: Diego Schwartzman Rio Open final interview

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Video: Diego Schwartzman Rio Open final interview

Diego Schwartzman reflects on winning his first ATP World Tour 500-level title at the Rio Open.


Video: Rio Open Final Highlights

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Video: Rio Open Final Highlights

Watch highlights as Diego Schwartzman clinches his first ATP World Tour 500-level title at the Rio Open with a win against Fernando Verdasco.



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Video: Schwartzman Rio Open Final Hot Shot

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Video: Schwartzman Rio Open Final Hot Shot

Watch as Diego Schwartzman shows tremendous finesse to hit a lob over Fernando Verdasco in this hot shot at the Rio Open.



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Video: Verdasco Rio SF Interview

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Video: Verdasco Rio SF Interview

Fernando Verdasco looks ahead to the Rio de Janeiro final, his first ATP World Tour 500 title match since 2010.

Video: Schwartzman Rio SF Interview

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Video: Schwartzman Rio SF Interview

Diego Schwartzman discusses his SF win at the Rio Open and looks forward to Sunday's championship.

Video: Jarry Rio SF Hot Shot

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Video: Jarry Rio SF Hot Shot

Nicolas Jarry battles through a marathon point on defence before unleashing a lasered backhand winner to turn the tables on Diego Schwartzman. W



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Video Highlights: Rio Open 2018 QF

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Video Highlights: Rio Open 2018 QF

Watch highlights as Fernando Verdasco plays outstanding tennis to eliminate second seed Dominic Thiem at the Rio Open. Fabio Fognini, Nicolas Jarry and Diego Schwartzman round out the semi-finals.

Video: Fognini Rio Open QF Interview

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Video: Fognini Rio Open QF Interview

Fabio Fognini discusses his quarter-final win at the Rio Open and looks ahead to the semi-finals, where he will play Fernando Verdasco.

Video: Verdasco Rio Open QF Interview

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Video: Verdasco Rio Open QF Interview

Fernando Verdasco speaks after shocking defending champion Dominic Thiem at the Rio Open .

Video: Verdasco Rio 2018 Hot Shot

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Video: Verdasco Rio 2018 Hot Shot

Fernando Verdasco turns offense into defense by tracking down Dominic Thiem's best shots before unleashing a forehand during his 6-4, 6-0 win at the Rio Open.

Video: Schwartzman Rio 2018 Interview

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Video: Schwartzman Rio 2018 Interview

Diego Schwartzman says he is happy to move into the semi-finals at the Rio Open for the first time and admits it was a tough struggle against Gael Monfils.

Video: Monfils Rio 2018 Hot Shot

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Video: Monfils Rio 2018 Hot Shot

Watch hot shot as Gael Monfils executes a no-look half volley before winning the point against Diego Schwartzman at the 2018 Rio Open.

Video: Jarry Rio Open interview

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Video: Jarry Rio Open interview

Nicolas Jarry speaks about his feelings after advancing to his first ATP World Tour semi-final at the Rio Open.



Video: Guga Reflects On 2000 Tennis Masters Cup Win

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Video: Guga Reflects On 2000 Tennis Masters Cup Win

Watch as former World No. 1 Gustavo Kuerten relives his run at the 2000 Tennis Masters Cup, beating Pete Sampras in the semi-finals and Andre Agassi in the championship match to lift the trophy.

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Video: Fognini Rio Open hot shot

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Video: Fognini Rio Open hot shot

Watch Fabio Fognini turn defence into offence against Tennys Sandgren in the second round of the Rio Open in this hot shot.



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