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Fernando Verdasco Biography & Latest News

Fernando Verdasco Biography

Fernando Verdasco Carmona is a professional tennis player who has aided Spain in winning three Davis Cup titles. His best performance in a Grand Slam was making the semifinals of the 2009 Australian Open. 2002 was a good year for him, as he won his first Futures category title in Spain F1 and was runner-up in Spain F3. He had a breakthrough in 2004 when he won his first ATP title in Valencia. Later that year, he won a doubles title in Stockholm. He added another ATP victory to his credit in Umag Croatia where he defeated Igor Andreev. In 2010, he defeated Andy Roddick at the SAP Open in San Jose, California to capture his fourth ATP singles title. Verdasco played at the 2010 Barcelona Open as the fifth seed, where he defeated Robin Söderling to win his fifth career singles title. Verdasco is an offensive baseliner who is comfortable on all surfaces, with fast hard courts being his best.

Fernando Verdasco Latest News & Articles

Fernando Verdasco wins Bucharest Open

This was the 32-year-old's seventh career title.

Miami Open: Del Potro sets up Federer showdown; Bouchard out

While Del Potro won, a pair of teenagers also did well on Wednesday, that included Alexander Zverev and Taylor Fritz

BNP Paribas Open (Indian Wells Masters) 2016: Shocking loss for Hingis-Mirza; Nadal survives

This is Hingis and Mirza's second loss of the year after having succumbed to a quarter-final defeat at the Qatar Open in February

Indian Wells: Fast start for Serena, Venus exits; Hingis-Mirza win

Third seed Agnieszka Radwanska had a great escape as she survived a match point to enter the third round

5 biggest upsets at the Australian Open 2016

COMIC: Fernando Verdasco outlasts Rafael Nadal

Verdasco beat compatriot and Davis Cup teammate Rafael Nadal in a 5 set match to knock Nadal out of the Australian Open.

Eight seeds bundled out on the second day of the 2016 Australian Open

Rafael Nadal upstaged by compatriot Fernando Verdasco; Zhang Shuai overpowered World No. 2 Simona Halep.

Rafael Nadal suffers shock first round ouster at Australian Open

It's the first time Nadal has not progressed beyond the first round of the Australian Open.

Australian Open: 4 matches to watch on Day 2

Nadal, Hewitt and Murray are in action on Day 2 of the 2016 Australian Open

CTL 2015: V Chennai Warriors come from behind to beat home side Nagpur Orangers

The Nagpur Orangers looked to be in a winning position on home soil, but would eventually lose on the back of strong performances by Fernando Verdasco.

5 forgotten stars who have returned to the limelight in the Champions Tennis League

CTL 2015: Nagpur Orangers vs V Chennai Warriors - Can the visitors turn around their fortunes?

Group B table toppers Nagpur Orangers meet the bottom-placed V Chennai Warriors at home in the Nagpur District Hard Court Tennis Association

CTL 2015: Hyderabad get the better of Chennai once again, this time at home

The Hyderabad Aces were the superior team, comfortable beating Chennai 25-19

CTL 2015: Hyderabad Aces look to put in another dominating performance against V Chennai Warriors

Hyderabad Aces will look to continue their dominance over the V Chennai Warriors when the two teams clash at the Lal Bahadur Stadium in Hyderabad on Monday

CTL 2015: Heartbreaking loss for Chennai as Verdasco's heroics not enough to beat Nagpur Orangers

Chennai lost the first 4 events, but Verdasco's superhuman effort brought them back into the match, only to lose in the super tie-break
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