Help

loading...

Article

  • Barcelona - Nishikori advances, Gulbis beats Verdasco

    4/23/13 9:27 PM | Kelli DeMario
    Barcelona - Nishikori advances, Gulbis beats Verdasco Tournament seed Kei Nishikori made a successful start in Barcelona, having ousted qualifier Guillermo Olaso in straight sets. He is joined in the round of 16 by Latvia's Ernests Gulbis, who defeated 12th seed Fernando Verdasco.

    (6) Kei Nishikori def. (Q) Guillermo Olaso 6-1, 6-3

    Sixth seed Kei Nishikori is through to the round of 16 after upending Spanish qualifier Guillermo Olaso in straight sets. The 23-year-old converted four of four break points en route to a 54-minute victory, 6-1, 6-3. Olaso struggled with his second serve, winning just seven of 18 points. Nishikori completed the match with 22 of 26 first-service points captured.

    He moves on to face 9th seed Jerzy Janowicz or Albert Ramos in the next round.

    (Q) Ernests Gulbis def. (12) Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-4

    Qualifier Ernests Gulbis advanced to the round of 16 by virtue of his straight-set upending of former champion Fernando Verdasco. The 24-year-old Latvian held 10 consecutive service games through an hour and 25 minutes of play. Gulbis ended the day with 34 of 40 first-service points won.

    He is through to take on 5th seed Milos Raonic or Edouard Roger-Vasselin for a place in the quarterfinals.

    Find the latest tennis odds at Unibet.com

Tell a friend »

Comments


Current ATP-rankings

1. Djokovic 12 500 pts
2. Murray 8 750 pts
3. Federer 8 670 pts
4. Ferrer 6 970 pts
5. Nadal 6 385 pts

Unibet Mobile prematch,live betting

Unibet Mobile betting Unibet Mobile betting

Scan QR code to access Unibet mobile.
Bet on Sports wherever you are and whenever you like, with Unibet's quick and simple mobile client you can place bets, check results and see live odds.
 For more info about QR codes & scanners click here.

ATP Calendar

Date
Tournament

Recommend Tennistalk



Follow us

Follow Tennistalk on Facebook Follow Tennistalk on Twitter

Tell a friend

Your name:

Friend's name:

Friend's email:

Other tennis links