Anderson loses tight encounter in Houston

2017-04-13 07:20

SA’s top tennis player, Kevin Anderson, exited the US Clay Court Championship after losing a tight encounter to Spain’s Fernando Verdasco

Veteran Verdasco reaches Dubai final

2017-03-03 19:55

Fernando Verdasco has defeated Robin Haase to reach the Dubai Tennis Championships final.

Verdasco wins Romanian Open title

2016-04-25 13:58

Spain's Fernando Verdasco has won his first ATP title in more than two years in Bucharest when he defeated Frenchman Lucas Pouille.

Nadal stunned by Verdasco

2016-01-19 10:24

Rafael Nadal has been knocked out in the first round of the Australian Open by Spanish compatriot Fernando Verdasco.

Verdasco falls to teenager

2015-04-21 17:39

Russian teen Andrey Rublev has advanced to the second round of the Barcelona Open by beating Fernando Verdasco.

Verdasco through to quarters

2014-06-18 21:28

Fernando Verdasco has beaten wild-card entry Jesse Huta Galung to reach the quarter-finals of the Topshelf Open.

Verdasco wins Houston final

2014-04-14 07:32

Fernando Verdasco has won the US Men's Clay Court Championship for his sixth ATP World Tour title and first since 2010.

Verdasco into Houston semis

2014-04-12 08:39

Fernando Verdasco has booked his place in the US Men's Clay Court Championship semi-final, after his victory over Donald Young.

Berlocq wins maiden ATP title

2013-07-14 16:14

Carlos Berlocq of Argentina upset eighth-seeded Fernando Verdasco to win the clay-court Swedish Open and clinch his first ATP title.

Verdasco advances in Sweden

2013-07-09 20:06

Fernando Verdasco and Viktor Troicki have won in straights sets as they advanced to the second round of the Swedish Open.


Rain delays Anderson's clash in Houston

2017-04-12 08:06

Rain washed out all Tuesday's matches at the US Men's Clay Court Championship, the ATP tournament in Houston.

Anderson reaches Nottingham quarters

2016-06-23 09:15

SA tennis No 1 Kevin Anderson has defeated Fernando Verdasco to reach the quarter-finals of the Nottingham Open.

Bucharest final postponed by rain

2016-04-24 18:46

The final at the ATP event in Bucharest between Fernando Verdasco and Lucas Pouille has been postponed due to rain.

Nadal faces Verdasco in tough return

2015-07-27 11:57

Rafael Nadal will mark his return to Hamburg after a seven-year absence with a tough opener against compatriot Fernando Verdasco.

Simon toppled in Paris

2014-10-28 17:41

Fernando Verdasco has advanced to the third round of the Paris Masters after beating 15th-seeded Gilles Simon

Verdasco survives shaky start

2014-06-17 17:02

Fernando Verdasco has survived a shaky performance to beat Paul-Henri Mathieu and open his account in the Topshelf Open.

All-Spanish Houston final

2014-04-13 10:08

Fernando Verdasco has beaten Santiago Giraldo in straight sets to reach his first final of 2014, where an all-Spanish battle awaits.

Verdasco toppled by Haase

2013-08-01 18:00

Defending champion Robin Haase has reached the semi-finals of the bet-at-home Cup after beating Fernando Verdasco.

Bastad final for Verdasco

2013-07-13 19:32

Fernando Verdasco has progressed to the final of the ATP's Swedish Open where he will play against Carlos Berlocq.

Murray battles into semis

2013-07-03 20:30

Andy Murray has pulled off a dramatic comeback from two sets down to beat Fernando Verdasco in the Wimbledon quarter-finals.

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