Latest ATP & Fed Cup Results, Schedules, Quick Hits | 9 February 2017


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By Britwatch Team

  • ATP Montpellier
  • ATP Sofia
  • ATP Quito
  • Fed Cup
Latest Tennis Results – Full main draw singles results from ATP tournaments this week, plus our quick hits of the day’s action.



ATP Montpellier Results & Quick Hits

  • Alexander Zverev ended Aljaz Bedene’s challenge but was tested by the Brit and taken to a decider.
  • Defending champion Richard Gasquet booked his place fairly comfortably into the quarter-finals, but compatriot Jo-Wilfried Tsonga looked far more emphatic with his dispatch of fellow countryman Pierre-Hugues Herbert in just 44 minutes!
  • Five Frenchman are in the quarter-final field, with Dustin Brown, Daniil Medvedev and Alexander Zverev looking to make their mark.
ATP Montpellier € 482,060 9 Feb
J Chardy (FRA) 36 61 64 P-H Mathieu (FRA)
A Zverev [4/WC] (GER) 75 36 64 A Bedene (GBR)
K De Schepper [Q] (FRA) 76(9) 76(2) I Marchenko (UKR)
R Gasquet [3] (FRA) 75 62 M Jaziri (TUN)
B Paire (FRA) 64 76(5) F Lopez [5/WC] (ESP)
J-W Tsonga [2] (FRA) 61 62 P-H Herbert (FRA)
D Medvedev (RUS) 63 63 F Verdasco [8] (ESP)


ORDER OF PLAY – Friday, 10 February 2017

COURT PATRICE DOMINGUEZ Matches Start At: 2:00 pm

Richard GASQUET (FRA) [3] vs [Q] Kenny DE SCHEPPER (FRA)

followed by

Dustin BROWN (GER) vs Benoit PAIRE (FRA)

Not Before 7:00 pm

Daniil MEDVEDEV (RUS) vs Jo-Wilfried TSONGA (FRA) [2]

Not Before 8:30 pm

Jeremy CHARDY (FRA) vs [WC] Alexander ZVEREV (GER) [4]


COURT 1 Matches Start At: 5:30 pm

Marcus DANIELL (NZL) Marcelo DEMOLINER (BRA) [4] vs Fabrice MARTIN (FRA)  Daniel NESTOR (CAN) [2]


ATP Sofia Results & Quick Hits

  • Home star Grigor Dimitrov survived a scare against Jerzy Janowicz, coming from a set down in his opener on his home tournament debut.
  • There was less good news though for top seed Dominic Thiem who surrendered a single break in each set to Nikolaz Gabashvili.
  • Defending champion Roberto Bautista Agut will try and halt Gilles Mulller’s great run of form, full of confidence after winning his first ATP title in Sydney.
  • There will be an all-Belgian clash between second seed David Goffin and Steve Darcis.
  • Dimitrov will close out the day’s action against Viktor Troicki.
ATP Sofia € 482,060 9 Feb
M Klizan [8] (SVK) 76(3) 62 D Brands [Q] (GER)
G Muller [5] (LUX) 63 75 M Youzhny (RUS)
V Troicki [9] (SRB) 26 64 76(3) R Haase (NED)
N Basilashvili (GEO) 64 64 D Thiem [1] (AUT)
S Darcis (BEL) 63 75 A Seppi (ITA)
G Dimitrov [3] (BUL) 46 63 75 J Janowicz [PR] (POL)


ORDER OF PLAY – Friday, 10 February 2017

CENTER COURT Matches Start At: 12:00 noon

Gilles MULLER (LUX) [5] vs Roberto BAUTISTA AGUT (ESP) [4]

followed by

Steve DARCIS (BEL) vs David GOFFIN (BEL) [2]

Not Before 3:00 pm

Mikhail ELGIN (RUS) Andrey KUZNETSOV (RUS) vs Mate PAVIC (CRO) Alexander PEYA (AUT) [2]

Not Before 6:00 pm

Grigor DIMITROV (BUL) [3] vs Viktor TROICKI (SRB) [9]

followed by

Nikoloz BASILASHVILI (GEO) vs Martin KLIZAN (SVK) [8]


ATP Quito Results & Quick Hits

  • There is something about Quito that suits Victor Estrella Burgos – he survived a barrage of serving from top seed Ivo Karlovic to continue his remarkable unbeaten run at the Ecuador Open.
ATP Quito $482,060 9 Feb
P Lorenzi [3] (ITA) 64 64 M Ebden [PR] (AUS)
R Ram (USA) 76(5) 63 N Kicker (ARG)
F Gaio [Q] (ITA) 67(4) 63 76(2) G Melzer (AUT)
V Estrella Burgos (DOM) 67(7) 76(5) 76(8) I Karlovic [1] (CRO)


ORDER OF PLAY – Friday, 10 February 2017

STADIUM Matches Start At: 12:00 pm


followed by

Rajeev RAM (USA) vs Paolo LORENZI (ITA) [3]

followed by

Thomaz BELLUCCI (BRA) [4] vs Renzo OLIVO (ARG) [8]

Not Before 6:30 pm

Victor ESTRELLA BURGOS (DOM) vs [Q] Federico GAIO (ITA)

followed by

After Suitable Rest Victor ESTRELLA BURGOS (DOM) Renzo OLIVO (ARG) vs Julio PERALTA (CHI) Horacio ZEBALLOS (ARG) [2]


COURT 1 Matches Start At: 3:00 pm

James CERRETANI (USA) Philipp OSWALD (AUT) vs Nicholas MONROE (USA) Artem SITAK (NZL) [3]


Fed Cup

  • Great Britain went clear at the top of the table in Pool C with another clean sweep over Latvia.
  • Heather Watson kicked things off once more with another straight sets win over Diana Marcinkevica
  • In an encounter that could have been quite tricky, Johanna Konta eased past Jelena Ostapenko
  • The doubles combination of Jocelyn Rae & Laura Robson started very strongly with a bagel first set before a tie-break in the second set, before roaring through the decider to make it 6-0 so far for the Brits.
  • Next up will be Turkey.
Fed Cup – GB – Pool C 8-11 February
GB v Portugal  
Heather WATSON W-R1: Murta 61 61
Johanna KONTA W-R2: Larcher de Brito 62 64
RAE/ROBSON W-R3: De Brito/Murta 62 63
GB v Latvia
Heather WATSON W-R1: Marcinkevica 63 60
Johanna KONTA W-R2: Ostapenko 62 63
RAE/ROBSON W-R3: Marcinkevica/Vismane 60 67(2) 62
GB v Turkey