Defending champ Fabio Fognini advances at Stuttgart
61st-ranked Kazakh player in just under two hours. The top-seeded Italian will next face the seventh-seeded Santiago Giraldo of Colombia or Russia qualifier Philipp Davydenko, playing later. No. 2 seed Mikhail Youzhny eased past Argentina
Defending champ Fognini advances at Stuttgart
broke the 61st-ranked Kazakh player once in each set. The top-seeded Italian will next face the seventh-seeded Santiago Giraldo of Colombia, who defeated qualifier Philipp Davydenko of Russia 6-1, 6-7 (5), 6-3. No. 2 seed Mikhail
Azarenka happy after 1st comeback match, a loss
Slovak Daniela Hantuchova, Britain's Johanna Konta and American Varvara Lepchenko. In the ATP event, seventh seed Santiago Giraldo of Colombia was beaten 6-3, 6-7 (5), 6-3 by Jarkko Nieminen of Finland.
Roger Federer easily reaches Wimbledon's 4th round
champion Roger Federer got back to the second week at Wimbledon after last year's early exit, beating 35th-ranked Santiago Giraldo of Colombia 6-3, 6-1, 6-3 Saturday. Playing with the roof shut at Centre Court on a rainy day, the fourth
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way to combat racism in sports. --- TENNIS BARCELONA, Spain (AP) - Kei Nishikori of Japan beat Colombia's Santiago Giraldo 6-2, 6-2 to win the Barcelona Open on Sunday for his first career title on clay. STUTTGART, Germany (AP
Nishikori wins Barcelona Open for first title on clay
BARCELONA, Spain -- Kei Nishikori of Japan beat Colombia's Santiago Giraldo 6-2, 6-2 to win the Barcelona Open on Sunday for his first career title on clay. It was the fourth-seeded Nishikori's
Nishikori beats Gulbis in straight sets to reach Barcelona final
match. Fourth-seeded Nishikori will be seeking his second title of the season and fifth in his career on Sunday. Nicolas Almagro, who ousted eight-time winner Rafael Nadal on Friday, faces Santiago Giraldo in the other semifinal.
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error after error and was eliminated from the Madrid Masters in the third round. The Wimbledon champion lost to Santiago Giraldo 6-3, 6-2. Murray's play was erratic throughout the match against the Colombian qualifier, who earned his
Nishikori, Gulbis storm into Barcelona semifinals
fifth-ranked David Ferrer. Late Friday, eight-time champion Rafael Nadal faced fellow Spaniard Nicolas Almagro in a rematch of last year's final. The winner of that quarterfinal plays either Philipp Kohlschreiber or Santiago Giraldo .
David Ferrer to start at Barcelona vs. Teymuraz Gabashvili
on the Real Club de Tenis' outdoor red clay on four occasions. Third-seeded Fabio Fognini of Italy will play Santiago Giraldo of Colombia after he moved past Igor Sijsling of the Netherlands 6-4, 6-2. Eight-time winner Rafael Nadal