The Djokovic-Federer and Murray-Nadal semis aren’t a done deal at the 2011 Rogers Cup.

The Rogers Cup draw pits first seeded Djokovic against former world no.4 and tough opponent Nikolay Davydenko. If he defeats the Russian, Djokovic will then face 2009 US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina. Then, if all goes according to plan, Djoko will be up against the dangerous Gaël Monfils of France in the quarters before a semifinal clash with Roger Federer, world no.3 and the only player to have beaten him in 2011.

But it won’t be a cakewalk for Federer either. In the round of sixteen, he’ll have to oust his Wimbledon nemesis Jo-Wilfred Tsonga of France and either Richard Gasquet or Nicolas Almagro, who will duke it out for a spot against the Swiss in the quarters.

The bottom of the draw is somewhat less perilous. Second seed Rafael Nadal shouldn’t face too many challenges before an eventual battle against Tomas Berdych (no.7) of the Czech Republic. Andy Murray, the winner of the last two editions of the Rogers Cup, will go head-to-head against some tough opponents, including Mardy Fish of the US, Ernests Gulbis of Latvia, who happens to be playing some great tennis, Mikhail Youzhny of Russia (no.11) and Stanislas Wawrinka (no.14) of Switzerland.


0 Responses to “The Djokovic-Federer and Murray-Nadal semis aren’t a done deal at the 2011 Rogers Cup.”

  1. Leave a Comment

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

Top Posts



%d bloggers like this: