Richard Gasquet http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/26847/all en UPDATE 7-Tennis-Australian Open men's singles round 3 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/tennis-australian-open-mens-singles-round-3-results-0 <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>Jan 19 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Men's Singles Round 3 matches on Saturday 14-Gilles Simon (France) beat Gael Monfils (France) 6-4 6-4 4-6 1-6 8-6 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat Bernard Tomic (Australia) 6-4 7-6(5) 6-1 13-Milos Raonic (Canada) beat 17-Philipp Kohlschreiber (Germany) 7-6(4) 6-3 6-4 3-Andy Murray (Britain) beat Ricardas Berankis (Lithuania) 6-3 6-4 7-5 21-Andreas Seppi (Italy) beat 12-Marin Cilic (Croatia) 6-7(2) 6-3 2-6 6-4 6-2 Jeremy Chardy (France) beat 6-Juan Ma</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130118/tennis-australian-open-mens-singles-round-3-results-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Croats of Bosnia and Herzegovina Ivan Dodig Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Juan Martín del Potro Philipp Kohlschreiber Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 04:45:03 +0000 5736496 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis-Male quartet helps French find their voice again http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/tennis-male-quartet-helps-french-find-their-voice-again <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>By Greg Stutchbury</p> <p>MELBOURNE, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Renditions of "La Marseillaise" and chants of "Allez les bleus" are likely to ring out at the Australian Open over the next two days after four Frenchmen advanced to the last 16 of the year's opening grand slam.</p> <p>It is the first time since 1998 that France has celebrated such an achievement at Melbourne Park, though one of the quartet, Jeremy Chardy, was at a loss when asked for the secret of their success.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130119/tennis-male-quartet-helps-french-find-their-voice-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Sat, 19 Jan 2013 15:00:29 +0000 5736583 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis-Australian Open order of play - day eight http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/tennis-australian-open-order-play-day-eight <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 20 (Reuters) - Order of play on the main showcourts at the Australian Open on Monday (play starts at 0000 GMT on all courts, prefix denotes seeding): Rod Laver Arena 10-Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) v Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) 1-Victoria Azarenka (Belarus) v Elena Vesnina (Russia) 7-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) v 9-Richard Gasquet (France) - - From 0800 3-Serena Williams (United States) v 14-Maria Kirilenko (Russia) 13-Milos Raonic (Canada) v 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) - - - - Hisense Arena Not before 0130 Je</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130120/tennis-australian-open-order-play-day-eight" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Sun, 20 Jan 2013 10:00:04 +0000 5736802 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Tennis-Australian Open men's singles round 4 results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/tennis-australian-open-mens-singles-round-4-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>Jan 21 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Men's Singles Round 4 matches on Monday 2-Roger Federer (Switzerland) beat 13-Milos Raonic (Canada) 6-4 7-6(4) 6-2 3-Andy Murray (Britain) beat 14-Gilles Simon (France) 6-3 6-1 6-3 7-Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (France) beat 9-Richard Gasquet (France) 6-4 3-6 6-3 6-2 Jeremy Chardy (France) beat 21-Andreas Seppi (Italy) 5-7 6-3 6-2 6-2</p> Andreas Seppi Jérémy Chardy Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 05:15:18 +0000 5737082 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis-Tsonga blasts past Gasquet into Melbourne quarters http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/tennis-tsonga-blasts-past-gasquet-melbourne-quarters <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 21 (Reuters) - Jo-Wilfried Tsonga ramped up his serve and blasted French compatriot Richard Gasquet off the court 6-4 3-6 6-3 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open for the fourth time on Monday.</p> <p>The seventh seed won more than 80 percent of points on his first serve and clubbed 37 winners to bring an end to Gasquet's challenge after the ninth seed had battled back to win the second set.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/tennis-tsonga-blasts-past-gasquet-melbourne-quarters" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 07:15:03 +0000 5737103 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis-Tsonga looking to feed off Aussie spirit http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/tennis-tsonga-looking-feed-aussie-spirit <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>By Simon Cambers</p> <p>MELBOURNE, Jan 21 (Reuters) - Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is hoping some good old Aussie spirit will help him go a step further at the Australian Open.</p> <p>The 2008 runner-up and seventh seed this year beat another Frenchman, Richard Gasquet, 6-4 3-6 6-3 6-2 to reach the quarter-finals and now plays either second seed Roger Federer or Milos Raonic, the 13th seed from Canada.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130121/tennis-tsonga-looking-feed-aussie-spirit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Human Interest Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Mon, 21 Jan 2013 09:15:03 +0000 5737123 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 3-Tennis-Montpellier International men's singles quarterfinal results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130208/tennis-montpellier-international-mens-singles-quarterfinal-resu <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 8 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Montpellier International Men's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Friday 3-Richard Gasquet (France) beat 6-Julien Benneteau (France) 6-1 4-6 6-1 8-Benoit Paire (France) beat 4-Gilles Simon (France) 7-5 7-6(4) Jarkko Nieminen (Finland) beat Sergiy Stakhovsky (Ukraine) 4-6 6-3 7-6(2) Michael Llodra (France) beat Jan Hajek (Czech Republic) 7-6(3) 6-1</p> Jan Hájek Jarkko Nieminen Julien Benneteau Richard Gasquet Sergiy Stakhovsky Tennis Thomson Reuters Fri, 08 Feb 2013 13:30:21 +0000 5750034 at http://www.globalpost.com UPDATE 1-Tennis-Montpellier International men's singles semifinal results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130209/tennis-montpellier-international-mens-singles-semifinal-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 9 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Montpellier International Men's Singles Semifinal matches on Saturday 3-Richard Gasquet (France) beat Jarkko Nieminen (Finland) 6-3 3-6 6-2 8-Benoit Paire (France) beat Michael Llodra (France) 4-6 6-3 6-1</p> Jarkko Nieminen Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Sat, 09 Feb 2013 15:00:25 +0000 5751014 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Sud de France Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130209/tennis-sud-de-france-open-results-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>Results from sixth day of the ATP Sud de France Open on Saturday (x denotes seeded player):</p> <p>Semi-finals</p> <p>Richard Gasquet (FRA x3) bt Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) 6-3, 3-6, 6-2</p> <p>Benoit Paire (FRA x8) bt Michael Llodra (FRA) 4-6, 6-3, 6-1</p> <p>afp</p> Richard Gasquet Tennis AFP Sat, 09 Feb 2013 17:16:26 +0000 5751163 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Gasquet wins Sud de France Open http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/tennis-gasquet-wins-sud-de-france-open <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>Richard Gasquet defeated fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-3 to win the ATP Sud de France Open in Montpellier on Sunday.</p> <p>It was Gasquet's second tournament win of the year, having triumphed in Doha in January, and the ninth of his career.</p> <p>bur/ak/pi</p> Benoît Paire Richard Gasquet Richard Gasquet Tennis AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 14:45:39 +0000 5751782 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: ATP Sud de France Open results http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/tennis-atp-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 final day of the Sud de France Open on Sunday:-</p> <p>Men's singles final</p> <p>Richard Gasquet (FRA x3) bt Benoît Paire (FRA x8) 6-2, 6-3</p> <p>afp</p> Benoît Paire Richard Gasquet Tennis AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 15:01:08 +0000 5751800 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Gasquet wins Sud de France Open http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130210/tennis-gasquet-wins-sud-de-france-open-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>Richard Gasquet defeated fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-2, 6-3 to win the ATP Sud de France Open in Montpellier on Sunday.</p> <p>It was Gasquet's second tournament win of the year, having triumphed in Doha in January, and the ninth of his career.</p> <p>"I was ranked seventh in the world six years ago and I have come back well this year," said Gasquet. "It's great to have won two tournaments already this season and I just hope I can win others."</p> <p>bur/ak/pi</p> Benoît Paire Richard Gasquet Richard Gasquet Tennis AFP Sun, 10 Feb 2013 15:15:33 +0000 5751810 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis-Gasquet wins at home to seal second title of the season http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/tennis-gasquet-wins-at-home-seal-second-title-the-season <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>PARIS, Feb 10 (Reuters) - World number 10 Richard Gasquet clinched his second title of the year by easily beating fellow Frenchman Benoit Paire 6-2 6-3 in the Montpellier Open on Sunday.</p> <p>Gasquet, who had already won in Doha last month, took one hour and nine minutes to cruise past the 43th-ranked Paire.</p> <p>The 26-year-old Gasquet, born only 40 miles from Montpellier, now has nine trophies to his name and his win on Sunday was the first time he had landed multiple titles in a single year since 2006.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/thomson-reuters/130210/tennis-gasquet-wins-at-home-seal-second-title-the-season" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Benoît Paire Richard Gasquet Richard Gasquet Tennis Thomson Reuters Sun, 10 Feb 2013 16:15:34 +0000 5751847 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: ATP Rotterdam results - 2nd update http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/tennis-atp-rotterdam-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 Rotterdam on Wednesday on the third day of the ATP Rotterdam Open:-</p> <p>Men's singles 1st round</p> <p>Matthias Bachinger (GER) bt Andreas Seppi (ITA x6) 6-3, 6-4</p> <p>Richard Gasquet (FRA x4) bt Viktor Troicki (SRB) 7-6 (7/3), 6-1</p> <p>2nd round</p> <p>Gilles Simon (FRA x5) bt Matteo Viola (ITA) 6-3, 6-1</p> <p>Julien Benneteau (FRA) bt Victor Hanescu (ROM) 6-1, 6-3</p> <p>afp</p> Richard Gasquet Tennis AFP Wed, 13 Feb 2013 15:00:25 +0000 5754520 at http://www.globalpost.com Tennis: Gasquet begins with Rotterdam win http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/tennis-gasquet-begins-rotterdam-win <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>French seeds moved smoothly ahead indoors at the Rotterdam World Tennis on Wednesday, with number four Richard Gasquet picking up where he left off after winning a title at the weekend.</p> <p>The world number 10 cited the tiebreaker as the turning point in a 7-6 (7/3), 6-1 defeat of Serb Victor Troicki to reach the second round.</p> <p>"Winning the breaker was the key to the match," said last week's champion in Montpellier less than 60 kilometres from his family home in the south of France. "I played well and was then more confident at the start of the second set.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/afp/130213/tennis-gasquet-begins-rotterdam-win" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Jo-Wilfried Tsonga Richard Gasquet Tennis AFP Wed, 13 Feb 2013 15:15:51 +0000 5754541 at http://www.globalpost.com