Help

loading...

Article

  • Beijing - Tsonga faces Ferrero for semifinal berth

    10/7/11 12:26 AM | Kelli DeMario
    Beijing - Tsonga faces Ferrero for semifinal berth Top seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is set for a Friday quarterfinal meeting with former World No. 1 Juan Carlos Ferrero. The players are joined in action by Marin Cilic, who faces Kevin Anderson.

    (1) Jo-Wilfried Tsonga vs. Juan Carlos Ferrero

    World No. 7 Jo-Wilfried Tsonga leads Juan Carlos Ferrero 2-1 in the series, which includes a 2010 hard-court encounter at the Masters 1000 Miami.

    Tsonga earned a round of 16 victory over Chinese wildcard Ze Zhang 6-3, 6-4. The 26-year-old Frenchman is bidding for his 7th consecutive hard-court win, having put together a title-winning run in Metz.

    Ferrero dismissed fellow Spaniard Marcel Granollers in the round of 16, 6-4, 6-4. The 31-year-old veteran looks to reach his third semifinal of the season.

    Prediction: Tsonga in straight sets.

    Marin Cilic vs. Kevin Anderson

    World No. 25 Marin Cilic holds a 1-0 series edge against Kevin Anderson, having won their only previous meeting at the 2009 Australian Open.

    Cilic survived a difficult round of 16, where he held on to oust Fabio Fognini in three sets. The 23-year-old remains on track to secure his third semifinal berth of the season.

    Anderson defeated veteran Albert Montanes in two tie-break sets to reach the quarterfinal. The South African has struck 21 aces through two matches. He will attempt to make his third semifinal in 2011.

    Prediction: Cilic in three sets.

    Find the latest tennis odds at Unibet.com

Tell a friend »

Comments


Other articles related to the tournament

Related articles

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