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Brisbane, Chennai, Doha Wednesday Briefing

Tipsarevic© AFP/Getty ImagesJanko Tipsarevic is making his sixth appearance at the Aircel Chennai Open.

BRISBANE WEDNESDAY PREVIEW – SECOND ROUND PLAY BEGINS; MAYER, DOLGOPOLOV, SIMON ON CARD
• All four second round matches on Wednesday at the Brisbane International feature four seeds and six tour veterans over the age of 27.

• The first men’s match on Pat Rafter Arena is No. 6 seed Florian Mayer of Germany and Marcos Baghdatis of Cyprus. Baghdatis won their only other meeting in June 2007 in Halle. The 29-year-old Mayer and No. 3 German (behind No. 20 Kohlschreiber, No. 21 Haas) finished in the Top 30 for second year in a row and turned in a season-best SF result in Beijing where he lost to eventual champion Djokovic. He also led his country to a 3-2 Davis Cup victory over Australia  with wins over Hewitt and Tomic to help Germany into the 2013 World Group draw. The 27-year-old  Baghdatis is looking to reach the quarter-finals for the third consecutive year (l. to Murray in 2012 and l. to Roddick in 2011). Baghdatis has complied some of his best results Down Under, reaching his lone Grand Slam final at the Australian Open in 2006 (l. to Federer) and winning his last ATP World Tour title in Sydney in 2010.

• The last men’s match on features last year’s finalist and No. 4 seed Alexandr Dolgopolov against 31-year-old Finnish natvie Jarkko Nieminen, who won their only other meeting in 2011 at Hamburg. The 24-year-old Dolgopolov finished in the Top 20 for a second straight season, highlighted by a second career ATP World Tour title in Washington (d. Haas). He is playing in Brisbane for the fourth year in a row (6-3 mark). He lost to Murray in last year’s final. Dolgopolov has an 8-12 career record against left-handers.  Nieminen finished last season ranked in the Top 50 for the eighth time in the past 11 years, highlighted by his second career ATP World Tour title, as a qualifier, in Sydney (d. Benneteau). He was the lone qualifier to win a title last year.

• On Court 1, 29-year-old Colombian Alejandro Falla meets No. 3 seed and 28-year-old Frenchman Gilles Simon, who won their only encounter in Montreal in August 2009. In the next match, 30-year-old Spaniard Tommy Robredo and No. 5 seed Kei Nishikori of Japan meet for the second time. The 23-year-old Nishikori won their previous meeting last October in Tokyo.

• 27 & Over in 1R: 11 of the 12 players aged 27 and over in the tournament have played a round (except Simon) . They went 7-4 in 1R. Winners: Hewitt (31), Melzer (31), Nieminen (31), Robredo (30), Falla (29), Mayer (29), and Baghdatis (27); Losers: Benneteau (31), Kunitsyn (31), Baker (27), and Matosevic (27).

WEDNESDAY SECOND ROUND FEDEX ATP Head 2 Heads – In Order of Play by Court

Pat Rafter Arena

(6) Florian Mayer (GER) vs Marcos Baghdatis (CYP) Baghdatis Leads 1-0
07 Halle (Germany) Grass QF Marcos Baghdatis 6-3 6-3

Mayer FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
SF: Beijing (l Djokovic); QF(3): Wimbledon (l Djokovic); Hamburg (l Haas); Metz (l Seppi)
YTD W-L: 23-26
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 1
Date of Birth: October 5, 1983
Emirates ATP Ranking: 28

• Mayer, 29, playing in Brisbane for the sixth time, evened his career record to 6-6 with a 64 64 win over Santiago Giraldo in the first round
• The No. 3 German (behind No. 20 Kohlschreiber, No. 21 Haas) finished in Top 30 for second year in a row and turned in a season-best SF result in Beijing where he lost to eventual champion Djokovic
• After a slow start (8-14 through May), turned things around with title at Prostejov Challenger (d. Hajek) in second week of Roland Garros
• On grass, lost in 2R to Federer in Halle and followed with 2nd career Grand Slam QF (’04 Wimbledon) as he won back-to-back 5-setters in 2R (d. Petzschner) and 3R (d. Janowicz), then d. No. 19 Gasquet in 4R before falling to Djokovic in straight sets
• In Davis Cup play-off tie vs. Australia, defeated Hewitt and Tomic to lead his country to 3-2 victory and advance into 2013 World Group draw. Followed with QF in Metz (l. to Seppi)
• Compiled records of 9-12 on hard and clay and 5-2 on grass. Went 1-5 vs. Top 10 opponents and his lone win came over No. 10 Isner in Miami


Baghdatis FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
SF(4): Sydney (l Benneteau); Zagreb (l Lacko); Tokyo (l Nishikori); Stockholm (l Tsonga); QF: Brisbane (l Murray); Munich (l Haas)
YTD W-L: 35-25
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 4
Date of Birth: June 17, 1985
Emirates ATP Ranking: 36

• Baghdatis, 27, opened with a 64 64 win over Aussie wild card Benjamin Mitchell to improve his career tournament record to 6-4. Playing here for the fifth straight year and has reached the quarter-finals the past two years (l. to Roddick in 2011 and eventual champion Andy Murray last season)
• Last season the Cypriot finished in Top 50 for sixth time in seven years (except '08), with SF results in Sydney (I. to Benneteau), Zagreb (I. to Lacko), Tokyo (I. to Nishikori) and Stockholm (I. to Tsonga). Also reached QF in Brisbane (I. to Murray) and Munich (I. to Haas)
• In Grand Slam play, best result was 3R at Wimbledon (l. to Murray). Lost in 2R in other Slam events
• Highest ranked win came over No.10 Monaco in Tokyo 2R. Overall had five Top 20 wins 
• Went 26-16 on hard, 6-4 on grass and 3-5 on clay and 1-8 vs. Top 10 opponents
 
(4) Alexandr Dolgopolov (UKR) vs Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) Nieminen Leads 1-0
11 Hamburg (Germany) Clay R32 Jarkko Nieminen 6-3 1-6 6-4
Other meeting:
10 Marrakech CH (Morocco) Clay F Jarkko Nieminen 6-3 6-2
 
Dolgopolov FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Washington (d Haas); F: Brisbane (l Murray); Valencia (l Ferrer); SF: Umag (l Cilic); QF: ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Madrid (l Del Potro); Winston-Salem (l Querrey)
YTD W-L: 34-25
YTD Titles: 1/Career Titles: 2
Date of Birth: November 7, 1988
Emirates ATP Ranking: 18


• Dolgopolov, 24, is in the Brisbane main draw for the fourth year in a row (6-3 record); finalist last year (l. to Murray)
• The top Ukrainian finished in the Top 20 for second straight season, highlighted by 2nd career ATP World Tour title in Washington (d. Haas). Reached finals in Brisbane (l. to Murray) in opening week of season and Valencia (I. to Ferrer) in October
• Also made SF on clay in Umag (l. to eventual champion Cilic) and QF at ATP  Masters 1000 Madrid (I. to del Potro) and Winston-Salem (I. to Querrey)
• In the Grand Slams, advanced to 3R at Australian Open (I. to Tomic in 5 sets) and US Open (l. to Wawrinka)
• Compiled records of 26-17 on hard, 7-6 on clay and 1-2 on grass and went 1-7 vs. Top 10 opponents with lone win coming over No.5 Tsonga in Madrid
• Career 8-12 vs. left handers; 4-5 in 2012

Nieminen FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Sydney (d Benneteau); SF: Bangkok (l Gasquet); QF(3): Montpellier (l Monfils); Rotterdam (l Federer); Belgrade (l Paire)
YTD W-L: 26-27
YTD Titles: 1/Career Titles: 2
Date of Birth: July 23, 1981
Emirates ATP Ranking: 41

• Nieminen, 31 improved his career Brisbane record to 12-7 with a 63 26 61 over Frenchmen Julien Benneteau in the 1R on Monday. His best result is a runner-up in 2008 when event was last played in Adelaide (l. to Llodra)
• The top Finnish player ranked in Top 50 for eighth time in past 11 years, highlighted by his second career ATP World Tour title in Sydney (d. Benneteau). Lone qualifier to win title during season
• Also reached SF in Bangkok (l. to Gasquet) and QF in Montpellier and Rotterdam, all indoors, and on clay in Belgrade (I. to Paire)
• In Grand Slam play, reached 2R at Roland Garros (I. to Murray), Wimbledon (l. to Baker) and US Open (l. to Isner). Also 2R at London Olympics (l. to eventual champion Murray)
• In final week, runner-up at Helsinki Challenger (l. to Lacko)
• Compiled records of 19-16 on hard, 5-7 on clay and 2-4 on grass. Went 0-6 vs. Top 10 opponents and his highest- ranked win came over No.15 Raonic in Bangkok

Court 1

Alejandro Falla (COL) vs (3) Gilles Simon (FRA) Simon Leads 1-0
09 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Montreal  Hard R32 Gilles Simon 4-6 6-2 6-2

Falla FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF(2): Auckland (l Ferrer); Kuala Lumpur (l Benneteau)
YTD W-L: 14-25
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: November 14, 1983
Emirates ATP Ranking: 54

Simon FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Bucharest (d Fognini); F: Bangkok (l Gasquet); SF(5): Brisbane (l Dolgopolov); Montpellier (l Monfils); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Monte Carlo (l Nadal); Nice (l Almagro); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Paris (l Janowicz); QF: ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Indian Wells (l Isner)
YTD W-L: 43-25
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 10
Date of Birth: December 27, 1984
Emirates ATP Ranking: 16

Tommy Robredo (ESP) vs (5) Kei Nishikori (JPN) Nishikori Leads 1-0
12 Tokyo (Japan) Hard R16 Kei Nishikori 5-7 6-1 6-0

Robredo FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Bastad (l Ferrer)
YTD W-L: 5-7
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 10
Date of Birth: May 1, 1982
Emirates ATP Ranking: 115 (year-end), 114 (this week)

Nishikori FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Tokyo (d Raonic); SF: Kuala Lumpur (l Monaco); QF(6): Australian Open (l Murray); Buenos Aires (l Wawrinka); Barcelona (l Verdasco); Newport (l Ram); Atlanta (l Soeda); London Olympics (l Del Potro)
YTD W-L: 37-18
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 2
Date of Birth: December 29, 1989
Emirates ATP Ranking: 19 

THURSDAY SECOND ROUND FEDEX ATP Head 2 Heads – In Draw Order

(1)Andy Murray (GBR) vs (Q) John Millman (AUS) First Meeting

Murray FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W(3): Brisbane (d Dolgopolov); London Olympics (d Federer); US Open (d Djokovic); F(4): Dubai (l Federer); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Miami (l Djokovic); Wimbledon (l Federer); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Shanghai (l Djokovic); SF(3): Australian Open (l Djokovic); Tokyo (l Raonic); Barclays ATP World Tour Finals (l Federer); QF(3): ATP Masters 1000 Monte Carlo (l Berdych); Barcelona (l Raonic); Roland Garros (l Ferrer)
YTD W-L: 56-16
YTD Titles: 3
Career Titles: 24
Date of Birth: May 15, 1987
Emirates ATP Ranking: 3

Millman FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
YTD W-L: 0-1
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: June 14, 1989
Emirates ATP Ranking: 228 (year-end), 199 (this week)

(WC) Lleyton Hewitt (AUS) vs Denis Istomin (UZB) Hewitt Leads 2-0
08 Australian Open (Australia) Hard R64 Lleyton Hewitt 7-6(5) 6-3 5-7 6-1
10 Roland Garros (France) Clay R64 Lleyton Hewitt 1-6 6-3 6-4 2-6 6-2

Hewitt FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
F: Newport (l Isner); QF: Stockholm (l Almagro)
YTD W-L: 0-0
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 28
Date of Birth: February 24, 1981
Emirates ATP Ranking: 82 (year-end), 83 (this week)

Istomin FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
F: San Jose (l Raonic); SF: Sydney (l Nieminen); QF(2): Brisbane (l Tomic); Eastbourne (l Harrison)
YTD W-L: 30-32
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: September 7, 1986
Emirates ATP Ranking: 43

(7) Jurgen Melzer (AUT) vs David Goffin (BEL) Melzer Leads 1-0
12 Valencia (Spain) Hard QF Jurgen Melzer 7-6(7) 6-4

Melzer FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Memphis (d Raonic); SF: Valencia (l Dolgopolov); QF(2): Zagreb (l Berrer); Beijing (l Djokovic)
YTD W-L: 20-25
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 4
Date of Birth: May 22, 1981
Emirates ATP Ranking: 29

Goffin FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Chennai (l Tipsarevic); Winston-Salem (l Isner); Valencia (l Melzer)
YTD W-L: 17-14
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: December 7, 1990
South African Airways 2012 ATP Ranking: 46

Grigor Dimitrov (BUL) vs (2) Milos Raonic (CAN) Raonic Leads 1-0
11 Stockholm (Sweden) Hard QF Milos Raonic 7-5 6-4
Other meeting:
09 U.S.A. F2 (U.S.A.) Clay R32 Grigor Dimitrov 6-4 6-2
 
Dimitrov FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
SF(3): London / Queen's Club (l Nalbandian); Bastad (l Ferrer); Gstaad (l Bellucci); QF: Basel (l Mathieu)
YTD W-L: 24-19
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: May 16, 1991
Emirates ATP Ranking: 48

Raonic FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W(2): Chennai (d Tipsarevic); San Jose (d Istomin); F(2): Memphis (l Melzer); Tokyo (l Nishikori); SF: Barcelona (l Ferrer); QF(4): Halle (l Federer); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Toronto (l Isner); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati (l Wawrinka); Bangkok (l Nieminen)
YTD W-L: 45-20
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 3
Date of Birth: December 27, 1990
Emirates ATP Ranking: 13


CHENNAI WEDNESDAY PREVIEW – TIPSAREVIC, WAWRINKA & BHUPATHI IN ACTION ON CENTRE COURT
• There are four second matches on Wednesday’s schedule at the Aircel Chennai Open with World No. 9 Janko Tipsarevic and No. 17 Stanislas Wawrinka featured on Centre Court.

• Leading off on Centre Court is No. 8 seed Go Soeda of Japan against Indian qualifier Prakash Amritraj, who won the only previous meeting in 2008 in Davis Cup play. Soeda, the No. 2 Japanese player (behind No. 19 Nishikori) finished a year-end best No. 58 after breaking into Top 50 and getting to career-high No. 47 on July 23. He reached the semi-finals here last year. Soeda moved into the second round with a straight-sets win over Evgeny Donskoy. Amritraj won his third singles match in Chennai with his three-set win over Guilaume Rufin in the opening round. His best career ATP result was a runner-up in Newport (l. Santoro) in 2008. 

• Following is France’s Edouard Roger-Vasselin against No. 2 seed Tipsarevic, who won their only previous meeting in Cincinnati in August 2011. Last season Roger-Vasselin finished in the Top 100 for the first time since 2007, highlighted by a career-high three ATP World Tour QF results. The Frenchman has a career 1-6 record vs Top 10 players (0-3 in 2012) with his lone win over No. 5 Martin del Potro in 2009 Tokyo. Tipsarevic, who was a finalist last year (l. to Raonic), returns to Chennai for the sixth time (11-5 record). Last season he compiled a career-best 57-28 match record and was 1-2 in finals, winning his third career ATP World Tour title in Stuttgart, first on clay.

• In the third match on, qualifier Cedrik-Marcel Stebe of Germany takes on No. 4 seed Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland in a first-time meeting. In 2012, Stebe played in all four Grand Slams and reached the second round at Roland Garros (l. to Tsonga) and US Open (l. to Zemlja). He was a member of the German Davis Cup team and went 1-1 vs. Australia (l. to Tomic, d. Hewitt in decisive fifth rubber) in World Group playoff.  Wawrinka finished in Top 20 for the second year in a row and third time in his career (’08). He was the only player in Top 20 not to reach an ATP World Tour final during season. The 2011 champion (’10 runner-up) is playing here for the fifth year in a row (10-3 mark).

• The final match on is a first round doubles match featuring top seeds and first-time pairing of Mahesh Bhupathi of India and Daniel Nestor of Canada squaring off against the local wild card tandem of N. Sriram Balaji and Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan. Bhupathi, who has 51 career doubles titles, won two doubles titles last year, both with Rohan Bopanna, and has won four career Grand Slam doubles titles    ( three w/Paes and one w/Mirnyi). Bhupathi is 29-8 lifetime in Chennai with five titles (1997-99, ’02, ’11) all with Paes. Nestor has 80 career doubles titles, including eight Grand Slam doubles titles. He won five doubles titles in 2012 (four w/Mirnyi and one w/Zimonjic).  Nestor is playing in Chennai for the first time. Balaji and Nedunchezhiyan are playing together for the second consecutive year in Chennai. Last year they lost to Scott Lipsky and Rajeev Ram.

• On Court 1, No. 6 seed and top Dutchman Robin Hasse meets Aljaz Bedene of Slovenia in a first-time match-up. Haase was a quarter-finalist here last year.

Wednesday Second Round FedEx ATP Head 2 Heads – In Order of Play 

Centre Court

(8) Go Soeda (JPN) vs (Q) Prakash Amritraj (IND)  Amritraj Leads 1-0
08 JPN v. IND AOG I 2nd Round (India) Grass RR Prakash Amritraj 6-4 6-7(5)  6-4 6-4

Soeda FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
SF(2): Chennai (l Tipsarevic); Atlanta (l Muller)
YTD W-L: 13-21
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: September 5, 1984
Emirates ATP Ranking: 58 (year-end), 60 (this week)

• Soeda, 28, improved his career record to 4-2 at Chennai with a 61 62 win over Russian Evgeny Donskoy on Monday. Last year lost in the semi-finals to Tipsarevic
• The No. 2 Japanese player (behind No. 19 Nishikori) finished a year-end best No. 58 after breaking into Top 50 and getting to career-high No. 47 on July 23. Reached 2 ATP SF in Chennai (d. Dodig, No. 17 Wawrinka, l. to No. 9 Tipsarevic) and Atlanta (d. Nishikori in 1st ATP QF between Japanese players, l. to Muller)
• Early in season compiled a 22-5 match record on Challenger circuit with 3 titles. In 1st Challenger in Honolulu, captured title (d. Ginepri) and played in 1R Davis Cup home tie vs. Croatia, defeating Dodig in 5 sets in opener (l. to Karlovic in decisive 5th rubber)
• In March, reached final at Singapore Challenger (l. to Lu) and 2 weeks later won Pingguo Challenger title (d. Jaziri).Following month, won title at Kaohsiung (d. countryman Ito)
• In May, defeated Roddick in ATP World Team Championship in Düsseldorf. Followed with 1R loss at Roland Garros (l.to Tursunov) and on grass reached 2R at London / Queen’s Club (d. Phau, l. to Dodig) and Wimbledon (d. Kunitsyn, l. to No. 9 del Potro in four sets), lone Slam win of year
• Compiled records of 10-12 on hard, 1-4 on clay and 2-5 on grass. Went 0-4 vs. Top 10 opponents and had Top 20 wins over No. 17 Wawrinka (Chennai) and No. 19 Nishikori (Atlanta). 
• Earned a career-high $299,072
• The veteran from Japan is among active career Challenger title leaders with 12 titles while boasting a 191-102 record. Also owns 6 titles with a 91-51 record in Futures

Amritraj FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
YTD W-L: 0-0
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: October 10, 1983
Emirates ATP Ranking: 547 (year-end), 551 (this week)

• Amritraj, 29, improved his career Chennai main draw record to 3-8 with a 67(4) 62 63 over Frenchman Guillaume Rufin on Tuesday. He previously won first round matches in 2004 (d. Mankad, l. to Ascione) and ’06 (d. Mello, l. to Stepanek). It was his first ATP match win since ’09 Newport (d. Udomchoke)
• Last year played mainly Futures events, going 13-3 on hard, winning title at India F14 in October
• Has career ATP World Tour level record of 18-31, 73-97 in Challengers and 50-24 in Futures
• Reached career singles ranking of No. 154 in June 2009
• Best career ATP result was runner-up in Newport in 2008 (l. Santoro)
• He is the son of Indian tennis great Vijay Amritraj and cousin of former pro Stephen Amritraj
• Played college tennis at the University of Southern California

Edouard Roger-Vasselin (FRA) vs (2) Janko Tipsarevic (SRB) Tipsarevevic leads 1-0
11 ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Cincinnati Hard R64 Janko Tipsarevic 6-0 3-6 7-6(5)
Other meetings:
04 Bronx CH (USA) Hard R32 Janko Tipsarevic 2-6 6-4 6-0
06 Samarkand CH (Uzbekistan) Clay F Janko Tipsarevic 6-3 6-2

Roger-Vasselin FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF(3); Marseille (l. Tsonga), ‘s-Hertogenbosch (l. Petzschner), Moscow (l. Karlovic)
YTD W-L: 14-19
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: November 28, 1983
Emirates ATP Ranking: 100 (year-end), 102 (this week)

• Roger-Vasselin, 29, is playing in Chennai for the fourth time and he evened his career main draw record to 3-3 with a 63 64 win over Russian Andrey Kuznetsov in the first round
• Last season the Frenchman finished in Top 100 for the first time since 2007 highlighted by a career-high three ATP World Tour QF results, in Marseille (l. to Tsonga) in February, 's-Hertogenbosch (l. to Petzschner) on grass in June and in Moscow (l. to Karlovic) in October. His biggest win came over top seed/No. 21-ranked Dolgopolov in Moscow 2R, saved four MPs
• Reached a career-high ranking of No. 67 on June 11 after 2R at Roland Garros (d. Pospisil, I. to del Potro). Also 2R at Australian Open (d. Malisse, I. to Murray). In Challengers went 14-8 with 2 SF and 3 QF results. Compiled records of 7-10 on hard, 4-3 on grass and 3-6 on clay
• Has career 1-6 record vs Top 10 players (0-3 in 2012) with lone win over No. 5 del Potro in 2009 Tokyo 
• Earned a career-high $410,585

Tipsarevic FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Stuttgart (d Monaco); F(2): Chennai (l Raonic); Gstaad (l Bellucci); SF(5): Marseille (l Llodra); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Madrid (l Federer); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Toronto (l Djokovic); Bangkok (l Simon); Vienna (l Zemlja); QF(6): Dubai (l Djokovic); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Miami (l Murray); Barcelona (l Nadal); US Open (l Ferrer); Tokyo (l Raonic); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Paris (l Janowicz)
YTD W-L: 57-28
YTD Titles: 1
Career Titles: 3
Date of Birth: June 22, 1984
Emirates ATP Ranking: 9 (year-end)

• Tipsarevic, 28, returns to Chennai for the sixth time (11-5 record); finalist last year (l. to Raonic), semi-finalist in 2011 (l. Malisse) and 2010 (l. Cilic) and quarter-finalist in ‘09
• The No.2 Serb (behind Djokovic) compiled a career-best 57-28 match record and reached three finals (1-2).One of two players (Ferrer) to win at least 20 matches on clay (21-7) and hard courts (31-18)
• Put together his second straight Top 10 season by reaching QF or better in 14 tournaments, including SF at ATP Masters 1000 events in Madrid (l. to Federer) and Toronto (l. to Djokovic)
• Won first ATP clay title in Stuttgart (d. Monaco). Finalist here (l. to Raonic) and Gstaad (l.  to Bellucci)
• Went 11-4 in Grand Slams with QF at US Open (l. to Ferrer in 5th set TB)
• Finished No.9 with career-best 632 aces (7.8 avg.)
• Was 24-15 in TBs and had 3-10 record vs. Top 10 opponents, including win over No.1 Djokovic in QF of Madrid

(Q) Cedrik-Marcel Stebe (GER) vs (4) Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI) First Meeting

Stebe FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Stuttgart (l. Bellucci)
YTD W-L: 9-16
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: October 9, 1990
Emirates ATP Ranking: 177 (year-end)

• Stebe, 22, is making his Chennai debut as a qualifier. Moved into the second round with a 64 64 win over Dutchman Igor Sijsling 
• In July, reached QF in Stuttgart (l. Bellucci) for the second consecutive year
• Played in all four Grand Slams reached 2R at Roland Garros (l. Tsonga) and US Open (l. Zemlja)
• Member of German Davis Cup team went 1-1 vs. Australia (l. Tomic, d. Hewitt) WG Play-Off
• Career 0-2 vs. Top 10, both in 2012, lost No. 5 Tsonga at Roland Garros and No. 1 Djokovic at Dubai
• Reached a career high of No. 71 in February of 2012 and earned a career-high $239,534

Wawrinka FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
SF(4); Buenos Aires (l. Almagro), Acapulco (l. Verdasco), Estoril (l. del Potro), Cincinnati (l. Federer); QF(3) Chennai (l Soeda), Monte-Carlo (l. Nadal), Tokyo (l. Murray)
YTD W-L: 35-20
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 3
Date of Birth: March 28, 1985
Emirates ATP Ranking: 17 (year-end)

• Wawrinka, 27, playing in Chennai for the fifth consecutive year (10-3 mark); winner in 2011 (d. Malisse, finalist in  2010 (l. to Cilic), QF last year (l. to Sodea). Only lost in the 1R in ‘09 debut
• The Swiss No.2 (behind Federer) finished in Top 20 for second year in a row and third time in career ('08), advancing to four SF:  Buenos Aires (l. to Almagro), Acapulco (l. to Verdasco) and Estoril (I. to del Potro) on clay and at ATP Masters 1000 Cincinnati (d. No.5 Ferrer, I. to Federer) on hard. Also three-time QF
• Only player in year-end Top 20 not to reach an ATP World Tour final during season
• In Grand Slam play, compiled an 8-4 record with 3R at Australian Open (l. to No.10 Almagro), 4R at Roland Garros (l. to No.5 Tsonga), 1R at Wimbledon (l. to Melzer in 5 sets) and 4R at US Open (ret. due to illness vs. Djokovic)
• Compiled records of 19-9 on clay, 16-9 on hard and 0-2 on grass. Went 2-11 vs. Top 10 opponents, posting wins over No.8 Tipsarevic in Rome and No.5 Ferrer in Cincinnati

Court 1

(6) Robin Haase (NED) vs Aljaz Bedene (SLO) First Meeting

Haase FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Kitzbuehel (d Kohlschreiber); QF(3): Zagreb (l Lacko); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Monte Carlo (l Djokovic); Estoril (l Wawrinka)
YTD W-L: 0-0
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 2
Date of Birth: April 6, 1987
Emirates ATP Ranking: 56

Bedene FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Vienna (l Tipsarevic)
YTD W-L: 0-0
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: July 18, 1989
Emirates ATP Ranking: 98 (year-end), 86 (this week)


DOHA WEDNESDAY PREVIEW –  TOP FOUR SEEDS HEADLINE SECOND ROUND LINE-UP 
• All eight second round matches are on Wednesday’s schedule at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open, highlighted by the top four seeds and 2010 champion.

• Leading off the order of play on Centre Court is No. 4 seed Mikhail Youzhny and 2010 Doha champion Nikolay Davydenko, who has won three of the previous five meetings. They first met here in the first round 11 years ago with Davydenko winning in straight sets. Youzhny has won the past two meetings at the Australian Open in 2008 and Valencia in ’09. Youzhny, a semi-finalist here in 2003, is 12-9 lifetime in Doha. Last year he won his eighth career ATP World Tour title in Zagreb. Davydenko has a  22-8 career record in Doha, winning the title three years ago and reaching the final in ’11 (l. to Federer).

• In the second match on, former World No. 7 Gael Monfils brings a 7-1 career mark against No. 3 seed Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany. Monfils, who is a two-time finalist in Doha (’06 and last year), defeated Kohlschreiber twice last season in three sets. Monfils was hampered with a knee injury most of last year, finishing outside the Top 20 for the first time since 2007 at No. 78. The German’s lone win came on grass in Halle in June 2011. Kohlschreiber finished in the Top 20 last season for the first time. He won a personal-best 42 matches and captured his fourth career ATP World Tour title in Munich.

• In the third match on, top Slovenian Grega Zemlja meets No. 2 seed Richard Gasquet for the first time. Zemlja is coming off a career-best season, finishing at No. 55. Last October, he reached his first ATP World Tour final in Vienna as a qualifier (l. to del Potro). Last season, Gasquet won his seventh career title in Bangkok (d. Simon) and finished in the Top 10 for the first time in five years. Gasquet is playing in Doha for the first time in seven years.

• In the final match, top seed and World No. 5 David Ferrer plays German qualifier Tobias Kamke for the second time. Ferrer won the previous meeting in three sets in Auckland two years ago. On Tuesday, Ferrer rallied in three sets to beat another, German qualifier, Dustin Brown. Ferrer is coming off a career-best season in which he led the ATP World Tour with seven titles and 76 match wins. The 30-year-old Spaniard is trying to reach his first quarter-final in Doha (2-2 record). His last visit was in 2005 when he lost to Roger Federer in the first round. He lost in the 2nd Rd. in his debut in 2003. Kamke, who is making his main draw debut in Doha, is coming off his third straight Top 100 finish. He was one of three Germans to qualify into the main draw (Brands, Brown).

• There are four matches on outside courts, including No. 6 seed Viktor Troicki (vs. Lukas Lacko) and Italians Simone Bolelli (vs. Lukasz Kubot) and Paolo Lorenzi (vs. Lukas Rosol). German qualifier Daniel Brands takes on Egyptian wild card Mohamed Safwat.

400 WINS CLUB – On Tuesday, Youzhny picked up his 400th career ATP World Tour level singles win over Benjamin Becker. He’s the ninth active player to accomplish the feat. He is the fourth Russian to reach the 400 match wins milestone, joining Yevgeny Kafelnikov (609), Nikolay Davydenko (455) and Marat Safin (422).

Wednesday Second Round FedEx ATP Head 2 Heads – In Order of Play  

Centre Court

(4) Mikhail Youzhny (RUS) vs Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) Davydenko Leads 3-2
02 Doha (Qatar) Hard R32 Nikolay Davydenko 6-4 6-2
04 Moscow (Russia) Carpet SF Nikolay Davydenko 7-5 6-7(5) 7-5
07 ATP Masters 1000 Montreal Hard R16 Nikolay Davydenko 7-6(8) 6-3
08 Australian Open (Australia) Hard R16 Mikhail Youzhny 7-6(2) 6-3 6-1
09 Valencia (Spain) Hard SF Mikhail Youzhny 3-6 6-4 6-3

Youzhny FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Zagreb (d Lacko); SF(2): Halle (l Federer); St. Petersburg (l Klizan); QF(7): Doha (l Nadal); Dubai (l Federer); Munich (l Cilic); Wimbledon (l Federer); Beijing (l Tsonga); Stockholm (l Berdych); Basel (l Gasquet)
YTD W-L: 33-21
YTD Titles: 1/Career Titles: 8
Date of Birth: June 25, 1982
Emirates ATP Ranking: 25


• Youzhny, 30, has a 12-9 career record in Doha and he opened on Tuesday with a 46 76(3) 61 win over Benjamin Becker. It was his 400th career match win and became the ninth active player (fourth Russian) to reach the milestone. His best result is the semi-finals 10 years ago (l. to Gambill). Also a QF in 2006-07 and last year (l. to Nadal)
• The top Russian finished in the Top 35 for the seventh year in a row and in Top 50 for11th straight year 
• Captured his eighth career ATP World Tour title in Zagreb in February (d. Lacko) and SF in Halle (I. to Federer) in June and St. Petersburg (l. to eventual champ Klizan) in September. Also reached QF in seven other tournaments, including personal­best at Wimbledon (1. to Federer), his fifth QF in a Grand Slam (has reached QF in each Slam)
• Compiled records of 20-12 on hard, 7-3 on grass and 6-6 on clay.  Went 2-9 vs. Top10 opponents with wins over No.8 Fish in 2R in Dubai and No.8 Tipsarevic in 3R at Wimbledon

Davydenko FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
SF(3): Rotterdam (l Federer); Nice (l Baker); Metz (l Tsonga); QF: Kuala Lumpur (l Nishikori)
YTD W-L: 24-23
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 21
Date of Birth: June 2, 1981
Emirates ATP Ranking: 44

• Davydenko, 31, the lone champion in this year’s field (2010, d. Nadal), opened on Monday with a 62 63 win over Victor Hanescu. He is making his 10th appearance in Doha (22-8 record). Has only lost twice in the first round (’04, l. to No. 1 Roddick; last year, l. to No. 3 Federer). Also runner-up in 2011 (l. to Federer), semi-finalist in 2005, ’07-08 and quarter-finalist in 2006 
• Last season the Russian finished in Top 50 for 10th straight year, highlighted by three SF results-Rotterdam (I. to Federer), Nice (I. to Baker) and Metz (I. to Tsonga)
• Streak of nine straight years with an ATP World Tour title came to an end (from 2003-11)
• Posted three Top 20 wins over No. 16 Gasquet (Rotterdam), No. 11 lsner (Nice) and No.16 Dolgopolov (Cincinnati). Went 0-9 vs. Top 10 opponents
• Compiled records of 18-14 on hard, 5-7 on clay and 1-2 on grass 
 
Gael Monfils (FRA) vs (3) Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER) Monfils Leads 7-1
08 Vienna (Austria) Hard (I) SF Gael Monfils 6-4 5-7 7-6(2)
09 Metz (France) Hard (I) F Gael Monfils 7-6(1) 3-6 6-2
10 FRA vs. GER WG 1st RD (France) Hard (I) RR Gael Monfils 6-1 6-4 7-6(5)
11 Halle (Germany) Grass SF Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-3 6-3
11 GER vs. FRA WG QF (Germany) Clay RR Gael Monfils 7-6(3) 7-6(5) 6-4
11 ATP Masters 1000 Cincinnati Hard R16 Gael Monfils 6-2 6-2
12 ATP Masters 1000 Madrid (Spain) Clay R64 Gael Monfils 7-5 6-7(2) 6-3
12 Metz (France) Hard (I) QF Gael Monfils 6-7(3) 6-4 6-4

Monfils FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
F(2): Doha (l Tsonga); Montpellier (l Berdych); SF: Metz (l Seppi); QF: Bangkok (l Simon)
YTD W-L: 19-10
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 4
Date of Birth: September 1, 1986
Emirates ATP Ranking: 78 (year-end), 77 (this week)

• Monfils, 26, is making his sixth visit to Doha and owns a 14-5 record. Opened on Tuesday with a 60 63 win over local wild card Mousa Shanan Zayed. Last year reached his second final, highlighted by wins over No. 5 seed Viktor Troicki 62 63 and top seed Rafael Nadal 63 64 before losing to countryman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga . Also runner-up in ‘06 (l. to Federer). Also SF in 2009 (l. to Roddick)
• Last season the Frenchman finished outside the Top 20 for first time since 2007 as he struggled with a right knee injury on and off during the season. Missed 3 1/2 months before returning week of September 17 (played three events)
• His best results were runner-up showings in Doha (I. to Tsonga) in January and Montpellier(l. to Berdych) in February. Also a SF in Metz in September (I. to Seppi) and QF in Bangkok (1. to Simon)
• In his lone Grand Slam outing, reached 3R at Australian Open (I. to Kukushkin in five sets)
• Compiled records of 16-7 on hard and 3-3 on clay. Went 1-3 vs. Top 10 opponents with lone win over No.2 Nadal in Doha SF

Kohlschreiber FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Munich (d Cilic); F: Kitzbuehel (l Haase); SF(3): Auckland (l Rochus); Montpellier (l Berdych); Halle (l Haas); QF(5): Delray Bch (l Sela); Eastbourne (l Seppi); Wimbledon (l Tsonga); Hamburg (l Almagro); Metz (l Monfils)
YTD W-L: 42-24
YTD Titles: 1
Career Titles: 4
Date of Birth: October 16, 1983
Emirates ATP Ranking: 20

• Kohlschreiber, 29, is making his sixth Doha appearance (6-5 record) and he opened with a 76(5) 61 win over Croat Ivan Dodig on Monday. His best result is the quarter-finals in 2008 (l. to Ljubicic) and ’09 (l. to Federer)
• Last season finished as the top German and in the Top 20 for first time in his career, highlighted by his fourth ATP title in Munich in May (d. Cilic). Also runner-up in Kitzbühel (l. to Haase), both on clay
• Compiled a personal best 42 match wins and SF in three other tournaments – Auckland (l. to Rochus), Montpellier (l .to Berdych) and Halle (l. to Haas). Also reached five other QF
• In Grand Slam play went 11-4 and advanced to 1st QF at Wimbledon (d. Haas in 1R in 5 sets, l. to Tsonga in four sets) and 4R at Australian Open (l. to del Potro) and US Open (l. to Tipsarevic)
• Compiled records of 20-14 on hard, 13-7 on clay, 9-3 on grass and 23-18 in TB. Went 3-9 vs. Top 10 opponents with wins over No. 10 Almagro in Auckland, No. 2 Nadal in Halle and No. 10 Isner in five sets at US Open. Earned a career-high $1,063,408

Grega Zemlja (SLO) vs (2) Richard Gasquet (FRA) First Meeting

Zemlja FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
F: Vienna (l del Potro)
YTD W-L: 11-8
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: September 29, 1986
Emirates ATP Ranking: 55

• Zemlja, 26, the top Slovenian put together his best season by reaching first ATP World Tour final and finishing a year-end best No.55, his first Top 100 ranking
• Also compiled a 23-10 match record in Challengers, winning three titles- Nottingham-2 (d. K. Beck) in June, An-Ning (d. Bedene) in July and Beijing (d. Wu) in August
• In Grand Slam play, reached 2R at Wimbledon (d. Goodall, I. to Verdasco) and personal-best 3R at US Open as a qualifier (d. Melo, Stebe, I. to No.9 Tipsarevic)
• In October, qualified in Vienna and defeated three seeds en route to final- No.8 Malisse, No.3 Haas in QF (1st Top 20 victory) and No. 2 seed/No. 9-ranked Tipsarevic in SF (1st Top 10 win) (I. to No. 8del Potro). Afterwards climbed from No. 70 to No. 50 on Oct. 22
• Compiled records of 10-6 on hard and1-2 on grass (7-2 in TB sets). Went 1-3 against Top 10 players and earned a career-high $261,990

Gasquet FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W: Bangkok (d Simon); F(2): Estoril (l Del Potro); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Canada (l Djokovic); SF: Basel (l Del Potro); QF(5): Sydney (l Istomin); Montpellier (l Kohlschreiber); Rotterdam (l Davydenko); Marseille (l Del Potro); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Rome (l Ferrer)
YTD W-L: 42-22
YTD Titles: 1/Career Titles: 7
Date of Birth: June 18, 1986
Emirates ATP Ranking: 10

• Gasquet, 26, is making his second appearance in Doha. He opened on Tuesday with a 63 64 victory over Czech qualifier Jan Hernych. In previous visit in 2006, lost in the first round to Tim Henman 64 64
• Last season the No. 2 Frenchman (behind No. 8 Tsonga) finished in the Top 10 for first time since 2007. Won 42 matches, second-most in career (49 in ’07), and reached third career ATP Masters 1000 final in Toronto (l. to Djokovic)
• Compiled a 1-2 record in finals, winning his seventh ATP World Tour title in Bangkok (d. countryman Simon), his first since May 2010 (Nice). Also finalist on clay in Estoril in May (l. to del Potro).
• Reached 4R of each Grand Slam for first time: Australian Open (l. to No. 5 Ferrer), Roland Garros (l. to No. 4 Murray), Wimbledon (d. No. 11 Almagro, l. to F. Mayer) and US Open (l. to No. 5 Ferrer)
• Played well indoors (12-5 record), winning Bangkok title, SF in Basel (l. to del Potro) and three QF. Went  3-9 vs. Top 10 opponents with wins over No. 9 Tipsarevic (Aust. Open), No. 4 Murray (Rome) and No. 7 Berdych (Toronto)
• In doubles, won bronze medal at London Olympics (w/Benneteau)

(1)David Ferrer (ESP) vs (Q) Tobias Kamke (GER) Ferrer Leads 1-0
11 Auckland (New Zealand) Hard R16 David Ferrer 3-6 7-6(1)   6-4

Ferrer FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
W(7): Auckland (d Rochus); Buenos Aires (d Almagro); Acapulco (d Verdasco); s-Hertogenbosch (d Petzschner); Bastad (d Almagro); Valencia (d Dolgopolov); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Paris (d Janowicz); F: Barcelona (l Nadal); SF(4): ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Rome (l Nadal); Roland Garros (l Nadal); US Open (l Djokovic); Kuala Lumpur (l Benneteau); QF(4): Australian Open (l Djokovic); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Miami (l Djokovic); ATP World Tour Masters 1000 Madrid (l Federer); Wimbledon (l Murray)
YTD W-L: 76-15
2012 Titles: 7/Career Titles: 18
Date of Birth: April 2, 1982
Emirates ATP Ranking: 5

• Ferrer, 30, rallied in his season opener 57 63 62 over German qualifier Dustin Brown on Tuesday. He is playing in Doha for the first time since 2005 when he lost in the first round to Roger Federer. In his other appearance in ’03, lost in the second round (d. Sluiter, l. to Gambill)
• The No. 2 Spaniard (behind Nadal) put together a career-best season, leading the ATP World Tour with seven titles (in eight finals) and 76 match wins. Became first player since Nadal in ’07 to win at least 30 matches on clay (32) and hard (33) courts. Finished in Top 10 for third year in a row (fourth overall)
• Captured titles on three surfaces: Auckland, Valencia and ATP Masters 1000 Paris on hard, Buenos Aires, Acapulco and Båstad on clay, and ‘s-Hertogenbosch on grass. Also runner-up on clay in Barcelona (l. to Nadal)
• Only player during year to win multiple titles on clay and hard. Overall reached QF or better in 16 tournaments and had career-best 11-match winning streak twice
• Led his country to Davis Cup final for fourth time in past five years (l. to Czech Republic 3-2) with 6-0 singles record
• Played in most singles matches (91) on tour and in his career (previous high 84 in ’07 and ‘10)
• During European indoor circuit, won back-to-back titles in his hometown Valencia (d. Dolgopolov) and his 1st ATP Masters 1000 crown in Paris (d. Janowicz). Oldest 1st-time ATP Masters 1000 winner since Ivan Ljubicic (31) in Indian Wells in 2010
• Compiled a career-best 18-4 record in Grand Slam tournaments, reaching SF at Roland Garros (l. to Nadal) and US Open (l. to Djokovic) along with QF at Australian Open (l. to Djokovic) and Wimbledon (l. to Murray). It was first time he reached all four QF (or better) in a season
• Posted records of 32-5 on clay and 33-8 on hard courts (14-2 indoor). Also personal-best 11-2 on grass. Had best match winning percentage (.938) in decisive-set matches (15-1). Went 2-1 in RR play in Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London
• Earned a career-high $4,409,340

Kamke FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Washington (l Haas)
YTD W-L: 6-18
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: May 21, 1986
Emirates ATP Ranking: 95 (year-end), 98 (this week)

• Kamke, 26, qualified into the main draw and on Tuesday made a successful debut with a 61 62 win over Spaniard Ruben Ramirez Hidalgo. In his previous Doha visit in ’09, lost in 1R of qualifying to Kubot 
• Last season finished in the Top 100 for the third year in a row and best results came in Challengers with an 18-8 record, winning title at Petange, Luxembourg (d. Mathieu) and reaching final at Braunschweig (l. to Bellucci)
• Best ATP World Tour result was QF in Washington (d. Paire, Matosevic, l. to countryman Haas)
• In Grand Slam play, won lone match at Australian Open (d. Hanescu, l. to Dolgopolov 8-6 in fifth set)
• Has 1-6 career record vs. Top 10 opponents and lone win came over No. 6 Berdych in 1st Rd. of Basel in November 2010

Court 1

Paolo Lorenzi (ITA) vs Lukas Rosol (CZE) First ATP Meeting
Other meetings:
06 Bratislava CH (Slovakia) Clay R32 Lukas Rosol 6-2 3-6 6-3
09 Orbetello CH (Italy) Clay R32 Paolo Lorenzi 7-5 6-3

Lorenzi FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Vienna (l Muller)
YTD W-L: 8-17
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: December 15, 1981
Emirates ATP Ranking: 63 (year-end), 64 (this week)

Rosol FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF(3): Belgrade (l Andujar); Kitzbuehel (l Kohlschreiber); Moscow (l Jaziri)
YTD W-L: 19-18
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: July 24, 1985
Emirates ATP Ranking: 74 (year-end), 73 (this week)

Simone Bolelli (ITA) vs Lukasz Kubot (POL) First ATP Meeting
Other meeting:
06 Napoli CH (Italy) Clay R32 Simone Bolelli 6-2 6-3

Bolelli FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Kitzbuehel (l Klizan)
YTD W-L: 8-11
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: October 8, 1985
Emirates ATP Ranking: 83 (year-end), 84 (this week)

Kubot FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF(3): Memphis (l Becker); Bucharest (l Simon); Gstaad (l Dimitrov)
YTD W-L: 23-27
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: May 16, 1982
Emirates ATP Ranking: 75 (year-end), 74 (this week)
 
Court 2

(Q) Daniel Brands (GER) vs (WC) Mohamed Safwat (EGY) First Meeting

Brands FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF: Bucharest (l Bachinger)
YTD W-L: 5-8
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: July 17, 1987
Emirates ATP Ranking: 117 (year-end), 153 (this week)

Safwat FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
YTD W-L: 0-2
YTD Titles: 0/Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: September 19, 1990
Emirates ATP Ranking: 427 (year-end), 456 (this week)

(6) Viktor Troicki (SRB) vs Lukas Lacko (SVK) Troicki Leads 1-0
08 SVK vs. SRB WG Play-offs (Slovak Republic) Hard RR Viktor Troicki 6-3 6-4

Troicki FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
QF(2): Doha (l Monfils); Rotterdam (l del Potro)
YTD W-L: 26-29
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 1
Date of Birth: February 10, 1986
Emirates ATP Ranking: 38

Lacko FastFacts:
2012 Highlights:
F: Zagreb (l Youzhny)
YTD W-L: 13-21
YTD Titles: 0
Career Titles: 0
Date of Birth: November 3, 1987
Emirates ATP Ranking: 50 (year-end), 51 (this week)


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