Invacare Doubles Masters wheelchair tennis event - 16 November results
epa03390298 France's Stephane Houdet competes against Japan's Shingo Kunieda in the men's Wheelchair Tennis singles final during the London 2012 Paralympic Games in London, Britain, 08 September 2012. EPA/JONATHAN BRADY |
Men Pool 1
(4) Stephane Houdet (FRA)/Shingo Kunieda (JPN) d. Martin Legner (AUT)/Nicolas Peifer (FRA) 64 61
(1) Michael Jeremiasz (FRA)/Stefan Olsson (SWE) d. David Dalmasso/Lahcen Majdi (FRA) 62 62
Men Pool 2
(2) Gordon Reid (GBR)/Ronald Vink (NED) d. Tadeusz Kruszelnicki (POL)/Marc McCarroll (GBR) 63 61
Frederic Cattaneo (FRA)/Joachim Gerard (BEL) d. (3) Tom Egberink/Maikel Scheffers (NED 63 63
Roger Federer will get his chance for extra points after all. Switzerland entered Saturday's action leading Italy 2-0, but they didn't really go in for the kill. Rather than have Federer team with Stan Wawrinka to try to win after three matches, they had Wawrinka play with Marco Chiudinelli.
The TENNIS CHANNEL is our host this week bringing the Davis cup from around the world to our tv or mobile devices via tennis channel everywhere. ( LIVE ! ) We saw the stadium in Geneva , Switzerland FULL. WE SAW THE FRENCH TIE BEING PLAYED IN PARIS. FULLER THAN FULL.
Roger Federer bounced back from a U.S. Open semifinal loss to eventual champion Marin Cilic by winning the opening singles rubber in this weekend's Davis Cup tie between Switzerland and Italy on Friday. Federer treated the home crowd in Geneva to a 7-6(5), 6-4, 6-4 victory over Simone Bolelli to give the Swiss a 1-0 lead against Italy.