Rogers Cup Victory

Djokovic Goes to Rio with a Boost of 4th Rogers Cup Victory Halep is the Women’s Champion

 August 1, 2016   R K Gupta

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With many top-tier players skipping the Rogers Cup, the tournament’s line-up was somewhat watered down. Of the Big-Four of tennis, three didn’t play but Djokovic was there to ensure that the winning streak in ATP 1000 Masters Tournaments by one of the Big Four was maintained for the 19th time. On his part, the Serb […]

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Djokovic vs Nishikori

It is Djokovic vs Nishikori in the Rogers Cup Finals at Toronto

 July 31, 2016   R K Gupta

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Novak Djokovic is unstoppable. He didn’t play at his best but still defeated Gael Monfils in the semifinal at Toronto. Now the celebrated Serb is just one match-win away from his 30th ATP World Tour Masters 1000 title, which will be a record by itself. This was the 14th time that Djokovic has reached the […]

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Rogers Cup: Monfils Upsets Raonic & Kucova Beats Konta SF Line-up Clear

 July 30, 2016   R K Gupta

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French showman Gael Monfils didn’t surrender his 7-match winning streak even if he disappointed the biased home supporters at Toronto. It was widely expected that Milos Raonic would conquer Monfils to keep his expected semifinal date with Novak Djokovic. But Monfils matched the Canadian ball for ball and broke once in each set to record […]

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ATP Events

Four ATP Events Currently Underway Ahead of Rogers Cup without Murray Federer & Nadal

 July 21, 2016   R K Gupta

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After the Wimbledon euphoria and Davis Cup quarterfinals, tennis’ next big event is the Rogers Cup at Toronto and Montreal. As per Tennis Canada’s policy of annual rotation of venues, men’s ATP event is being held in Toronto, while women will travel to Montreal this year. Though qualification rounds begin on July 23, the real […]

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Murray Beats Djokovic

Murray Beats Djokovic in Montreal Bryans Win Another Title and Bencic Takes Toronto

 August 17, 2015   R K Gupta

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Sunday proved a lucky day for Great Britain’s Andy Murray as he prevented world no.1 Novak Djokovic of Serbia from adding another Masters’ victory to the chest of his tennis titles. It was the first time since the 2013 Wimbledon final that Murray won against Djokovic. Murray’s career head-to-head count against the Serbian now stands […]

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Djokovic Nearly Lost to Gulbis at Montreal In Toronto Serena Takes on Belinda Bencic in SF

 August 15, 2015   R K Gupta

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In Montreal, Friday night saw an amazing Earnests Gulbis hold two match points against three-time Rogers Cup champion Novak Djokovic. But the world no.1 Serbian fought from the brink and managed to stay in the tournament. In another thriller, Frenchman Jeremy Chardy saved seven match points before beating the big-serving American John Isner in three […]

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Rogers Cup quarterfinals

Djokovic Murray Nadal Nishikori Reach Montreal Quarters Toronto Sees Serena Radwanska Ivanovic Advance But Azarenka Falls

 August 14, 2015   R K Gupta

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There were straight sets victories for seven entrants to the Rogers Cup quarterfinals at Montreal on Thursday. Only Frenchman Jeremy Chardy had to struggle against Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic. No.1 seed Novak Djokovic needed just 54 minutes to dispose of USA’s Jack Sock and no.2 seed Andy Murray defeated Gilles Muller of Luxembourg in little over […]

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Rogers Cup Nadal match

In Montreal Murray Nadal Nishikori Adavance But Berdych & Cilic Lose While Kvitova and Wozniacki Fall in Toronto

 August 13, 2015   R K Gupta

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In Rogers Cup second round matches on Wednesday, no.2 seed Andy Murray of Great Britain defeated Spanish veteran Tommy Robredo, no.7 seed Rafael Nadal of Spain triumphed against Ukraine’s Sergiy Stakhovsky and no.4 seed Japan’s Kei Nishikori beat Spain’s Pablo Andujar. But there were heartbreaks for no.5 seeded Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic and […]

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Top Seeds tennis

Top Seeds Djokovic and Serena Advance to Rogers Cup Third Round at Montreal & Toronto

 August 12, 2015   R K Gupta

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Montreal had incessant rains on Tuesday and several matches had to be deferred to another time. However, Novak Djokovic could finish his match against Thomaz Bellucci and won it in two sets. Defending champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga also finished his suspended match against Croatia’s Borna Coric with a win. 8th seeded Milos Raonic fell at the […]

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Rogers Cup serena

In an Uneventful First Day at Rogers Cup Frenchmen Gael Monfils and Gilles Simon Advance

 August 11, 2015   R K Gupta

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Apart from Wimbledon and US Open tournaments, Rogers Cup at Canada has a longer history than any other Tennis tournament in the world. Currently sponsored by National Bank, the prestigious annual event is organized by Tennis Canada since 1881 for men and 1892 for women. The tournament is classified as a Masters 1000 event on […]

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