Nikolay Davydenko http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26415/all en Tennis-Tomic survives scare to be last Australian standing http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/tennis-tomic-survives-scare-be-last-australian-standing <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>MELBOURNE, Jan 17 (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic blew seven match points in his second-round clash with Germany's Daniel Brands but sealed a hard-fought 6-7 7-5 7-6 7-6 victory on the eighth to become the host nation's last player standing at the Australian Open on Thursday.</p> <p>On a scorching day at Melbourne Park, the bad boy of tennis Down Under had two chances to secure victory at Rod Laver Arena on 120th-ranked Brands' serve at 6-5 in the fourth set.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/tennis-tomic-survives-scare-be-last-australian-standing" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bernard Tomic Bernard Tomic Nikolay Davydenko Tennis Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 07:30:25 +0000 5735453 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Tennis-Federer sets up match against Tomic and Australia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/update-1-tennis-federer-sets-match-against-tomic-and-australia <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>(Writes through with quotes, adds byline)</p> <p>By Ian Ransom</p> <p>MELBOURNE, Jan 17 (Reuters) - After routing old sparring partner Nikolay Davydenko at the Australian Open on Thursday, Roger Federer shifted his focus to humbling one of the young guns in his third round clash against local favourite Bernard Tomic.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130117/update-1-tennis-federer-sets-match-against-tomic-and-australia" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bernard Tomic Bernard Tomic Nikolay Davydenko Roger Federer Tennis Thomson Reuters Thu, 17 Jan 2013 12:45:39 +0000 5735547 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 6-Tennis-Montpellier International men's singles results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/tennis-montpellier-international-mens-singles-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 6 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Montpellier International Men's Singles matches on Wednesday Round 2 8-Benoit Paire (France) beat Steve Darcis (Belgium) 4-6 7-6(11) 6-4 Jarkko Nieminen (Finland) beat 5-Nikolay Davydenko (Russia) 6-3 7-6(8) Round 1 Michael Llodra (France) beat Kenny De Schepper (France) 6-3 6-3 Tatsuma Ito (Japan) beat Edouard Roger-Vasselin (France) 3-6 7-6(5) 7-5 6-Julien Benneteau (France) beat Adrian Ungur (Romania) 6-3 4-2 (Ungur retired) Arnau Brugues (Spain) beat Mikhail Kukushkin (Kazakhst</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130206/tennis-montpellier-international-mens-singles-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nikolay Davydenko Tennis Viktor Troicki Thomson Reuters Wed, 06 Feb 2013 13:00:35 +0000 5747491 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Sud de France Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130206/tennis-sud-de-france-open-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the second day of the ATP Sud de France Open on Wednesday:-</p> <p>Men's singles 2nd round</p> <p>Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) bt Nikolay Davydenko (RUS x5) 6-3, 7-6 (10/8)</p> <p>afp</p> Nikolay Davydenko Tennis AFP Wed, 06 Feb 2013 13:00:51 +0000 5747501 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Sud de France Open results - 1st update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130206/tennis-sud-de-france-open-results-1st-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results from the second day of the ATP Sud de France Open on Wednesday:-</p> <p>Men's singles 1st round</p> <p>Viktor Troicki (SRB x7) bt Lucas Pouille (FRA) 6-4, 7-5</p> <p>Men's singles 2nd round</p> <p>Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) bt Nikolay Davydenko (RUS x5) 6-3, 7-6 (10/8)</p> <p>afp</p> Nikolay Davydenko Viktor Troicki AFP Wed, 06 Feb 2013 14:30:55 +0000 5747594 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 9-Tennis-Dubai Championships men's singles round 1 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130226/tennis-dubai-championships-mens-singles-round-1-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 26 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Dubai Championships Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Tuesday Michael Llodra (France) beat 5-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) 7-6(3) 6-2 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat Viktor Troicki (Serbia) 6-1 6-4 3-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) beat Rajeev Ram (U.S.) 6-1 6-3 Dmitry Tursunov (Russia) beat Jan Hajek (Czech Republic) 4-6 6-1 6-2 4-Juan Martin Del Potro (Argentina) beat Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) 4-6 6-4 7-6(4) Marcel Granollers (Spain) beat Albert Montanes (Spain) 6-3 </p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130226/tennis-dubai-championships-mens-singles-round-1-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Bernard Tomic Dmitry Tursunov Janko Tipsarević Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Nikolay Davydenko Tennis Tomáš Berdych Victor Hănescu Viktor Troicki Thomson Reuters Tue, 26 Feb 2013 11:00:07 +0000 5766795 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Davydenko upset makes possible a fine farewell http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130226/tennis-davydenko-upset-makes-possible-fine-farewell <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Nikolay Davydenko, who hopes to return to the top 20 as part of his farewell year, brought comedy as well as an upset to the seedings as he reached the second round of the Dubai Open here on Tuesday.</p> <p>The former world number three from Russia beat Janko Tipsarevic, the sixth-seeded Serbian, 6-0, 7-5 but it took him half an hour to take the first two games, and fully 50 minutes to win the love set.</p> <p>It was in many ways a bizarre match, matched to some extent by the amusingly crazy comments which Davydenko afterwards proffered.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130226/tennis-davydenko-upset-makes-possible-fine-farewell" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Juan Martín del Potro Nikolay Davydenko Nikolay Davydenko Tennis AFP Tue, 26 Feb 2013 15:31:49 +0000 5767315 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 7-Tennis-Dubai Championships men's singles round 2 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/tennis-dubai-championships-mens-singles-round-2-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 27 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Dubai Championships Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Wednesday 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat Roberto Bautista (Spain) 6-1 7-6(4) 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Marcel Granollers (Spain) 6-3 6-4 Dmitry Tursunov (Russia) beat Michael Llodra (France) 7-6(5) 2-6 6-3 4-Juan Martin Del Potro (Argentina) beat Somdev Devvarman (India) 6-4 6-4 7-Andreas Seppi (Italy) beat Lukas Rosol (Czech Republic) 6-4 7-6(4) Nikolay Davydenko (Russia) beat Victor Hanescu (Romania) 6-4 7-6(2) 3-Tomas Berdych (Czech</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/tennis-dubai-championships-mens-singles-round-2-results" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Daniel Brands Dmitry Tursunov Mikhail Youzhny Nikolay Davydenko Somdev Devvarman Tennis Tobias Kamke Tomáš Berdych Thomson Reuters Wed, 27 Feb 2013 11:46:00 +0000 5768306 at http://www.globalpost.com Reuters Sports Schedule at 0600 GMT on Thursday Feb 28 http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-wednesday-feb-27 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Reuters sports schedule at 0600 GMT on Thursday:</p> <p>NBA</p> <p>Thunder rumble on past struggling Hornets</p> <p>Kevin Durant landed a triple double as the Oklahoma City Thunder recorded a 119-74 blowout victory over the outclassed New Orleans Hornets. (NBA-THUNDER/, moved, 250 words)</p> <p>- - - -</p> <p>NHL</p> <p>Bad blood, good memories for Montreal and Toronto fans.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130227/reuters-sports-schedule-at-1400-gmt-wednesday-feb-27" target="_blank">read more</a></p> FC Zwolle Nikolay Davydenko Novak Djokovic Sports Tennis Tommy Haas Thomson Reuters Wed, 27 Feb 2013 14:16:01 +0000 5768494 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Tennis-Dubai Championships men's singles quarterfinal results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130228/tennis-dubai-championships-mens-singles-quarterfinal-results <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Feb 28 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Dubai Championships Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Nikolay Davydenko (Russia) 6-2 6-2 1-Novak Djokovic (Serbia) beat 7-Andreas Seppi (Italy) 6-0 6-3 3-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) beat Dmitry Tursunov (Russia) 6-3 6-2 4-Juan Martin Del Potro (Argentina) beat Daniel Brands (Germany) 6-4 6-2</p> Dmitry Tursunov Juan Martín del Potro Nikolay Davydenko Tennis Tomáš Berdych Thomson Reuters Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:30:25 +0000 5769624 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Nadal to begin Barcelona tilt against Berlocq http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130423/tennis-nadal-begin-barcelona-tilt-against-berlocq-0 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Rafael Nadal will start his campaign at the Barcelona Open against Carlos Berlocq after the Argentine beat Daniel Gimeno-Traver 7-5, 6-4 on Tuesday to earn the right to face the second seed.</p> <p>Nadal, the world number five who stands behind compatriot and three-time losing finalist David Ferrer in the seedings at the Real Club de Tenis, insists his focus is on this tournament and not his preparation for next month's French Open at Roland Garros. </p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130423/tennis-nadal-begin-barcelona-tilt-against-berlocq-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nikolay Davydenko Rafael Nadal Tennis AFP Tue, 23 Apr 2013 17:04:01 +0000 5823356 at http://www.globalpost.com Del Potro books spot in 3rd round of Cincinnati Masters http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130814/del-potro-books-spot-3rd-round-cincinnati-masters <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agencia EFE </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>U.S. Sports Desk, Aug 14 (EFE).- Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro moved through to the third round of the Western &amp; Southern Open in Cincinnati, Ohio, with a 7-5, 7-5 victory Wednesday over Russia's Nikolay Davydenko.</p> <p>In the first set, the Russian put 86 percent of his first serves in play but was only able to win 57 percent of those points thanks to Del Potro's strong return game.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.efe.com" class="button wire efe"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#efe"><span>Copyright EFE, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/agencia-efe/130814/del-potro-books-spot-3rd-round-cincinnati-masters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Juan Martín del Potro Nikolay Davydenko Tennis Agencia EFE Wed, 14 Aug 2013 21:46:07 +0000 5910148 at http://www.globalpost.com Nadal crushes Brazilian Silva to power into third round http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130830/nadal-crushes-brazilian-silva-power-third-round <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Thomson Reuters </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NEW YORK (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal remains undefeated on hardcourts this year by crushing Rogerio Dutra Silva of Brazil 6-2 6-1 6-0 to storm into the third round of the U.S. Open on Thursday.</p> <p>The second-seeded Spaniard improved his hardcourt mark to 17-0, a run that has brought him tournament titles at Indian Wells, Montreal and Cincinnati among his nine trophies in 2013.</p> <p>Nadal faced only one break point in the 92-minute rout on Arthur Ashe Stadium's center court, ripping 30 winners to just nine.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://thomsonreuters.com" class="button wire reuters"></a></p> <p><span>Copyright Thomson Reuters, 2013.</span></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130830/nadal-crushes-brazilian-silva-power-third-round" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nikolay Davydenko Rafael Nadal Tennis Thomson Reuters Fri, 30 Aug 2013 04:17:59 +0000 5921178 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Davydenko makes shock first-round exit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130924/tennis-davydenko-makes-shock-first-round-exit <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Russia's Nikolay Davydenko blamed a wrist injury for his shock first-round defeat at the Malaysian Open on Tuesday.</p> <p>The world No. 45, who won the tournament in its inaugural year in 2009, said he has been suffering from the injury for some time but ATP rules did not allow him to withdraw.</p> <p>He lost 6-3, 6-4 to Uruguay's Pablo Cuevas.</p> <p>Davydenko said he may also face a first-round defeat at the China Open in Beijing next week.</p> <p>"I'm not feeling good. I have a wrist injury. It will take six, seven or nine weeks to heal. I'm not sure when it will be better," he said.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130924/tennis-davydenko-makes-shock-first-round-exit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Nikolay Davydenko Nikolay Davydenko Pablo Cuevas Tennis AFP Tue, 24 Sep 2013 11:19:30 +0000 5942960 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Qatar Open results - 2nd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/131231/tennis-qatar-open-results-2nd-update <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Agence France-Presse </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>Results in the first round of the Qatar Open on Tuesday:</p> <p>Andy Murray (GBRx3) bt Mousa Shanan Zayed (QAT) 6-0, 6-0</p> <p>Daniel Brands (GER) bt Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) 6-4, 6-4</p> <p>Dustin Brown (GER) bt Ivan Dodig (CRO) 6-4, 6-2</p> <p>Peter Gojowczyk (GER) bt Dominic Thiem (AUT) 7-5, 6-0</p> <p>David Ferrer (ESPx2) bt Alexandr Dolgopolov (UKR) 6-3, 5-7, 6-3</p> <p>Ernests Gulbis (LATx7) bt Daniel Evans (GBR) 6-2, 4-6, 6-0</p> <p>Florian Mayer (GER) bt Michal Przysiezny (POL) 6-2, 3-6, 7-6(7-5)</p> <p>afp</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.afp.com/" class="button wire afp"></a></p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#afp"><span>Copyright AFP, 2013.</span></a></p> </div> </div> </div> Ernests Gulbis Nikolay Davydenko AFP Tue, 31 Dec 2013 16:31:59 +0000 6032698 at http://www.globalpost.com