Ferrer beats Almagro for 13th title in Buenos Aires Open
26 Feb 2012:
Reuters


David Ferrer of Spain lifts up the trophy
World number five David Ferrer claimed his 13th career title with a 4-6 6-3 6-2 victory over fellow Spaniard and 2011 winner Nicolas Almagro in the Buenos Aires Open final on Sunday.

Ferrer, runner-up to compatriot Juan Carlos Ferrero in 2010, recovered from dropping his only set of the tournament to improve his head-to-head record against world number 11 Almagro to 9-0.

"I'm really happy, this was an account I had pending. This title is something very important to me," Ferrer, who had dispatched local favourite David Nalbandian 6-1 6-4 in their semi-final, said in a courtside interview.

Having conceded the opening set of the final between the top two seeds, the 29-year-old Ferrer said his experience had helped him through.

"With Nico they are always very physical matches. With the passing of the years one doesn't have that anxiety of youth," he said after breaking Almagro in the fourth game of the second set and in the third and fifth of the decider.


All copyrights are to their respective owners.
No license is given to reproduce any material from this page without prior consent.
Related links:  ATP - World Tour 250 Series - Buenos Aires - Argentina 2012 - Nicolas Almagro - David Ferrer
Related Pages:  ????????? - ???????
News on:  ATP - World Tour 250 Series - Buenos Aires - Argentina 2012 - Nicolas Almagro - David Ferrer
 
Latest Tennis News
 Yesterday: Holder Murray maintains title chase with Madrid quarter-final place:  Defending champion Andy Murray continued his march forward at the Madrid Masters on Thursday as the Scot beat Gilles Simon for a fourth time at the clay-court tournament....
 4 May:  Azarenka pulls out of Madrid Open with back injury :  Fourth seed Victoria Azarenka pulled out of the Madrid Open with a back injury on Wednesday ahead of her third round game against American Louisa...
 4 Apr:  Sharapova positive test sparks renewed vigilance in NZ :  Athletes in New Zealand have become more vigilant about the medication and supplements they take in the wake of Russian tennis player Maria Sharapova's positive test,...
 3 Apr:  Djokovic beats Nishikori in Miami for 63rd career title :  Top seed Novak Djokovic continued his domination of men's tennis with a 6-3 6-3 win over Japan's Kei Nishikori in the Miami Open final in...
 2 Apr:  Azarenka demolishes Kuznetsova for third Miami Open title :  Victoria Azarenka kept up a banner year when she beat Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-3 6-2 to win the Miami Open in Florida on Saturday. Azarenka punished...
 1 Apr:  Djokovic beats Goffin to reach Miami Open final :  Top seed Novak Djokovic overcame a strong challenge from Belgium's David Goffin to reach the Miami Open final with a 7-6(5) 6-4 victory on Friday as...
31 Mar:  Nishikori fends off Monfils in last eight
31 Mar: Kuznetsova books second Miami final a decade after her first
30 Mar: Azarenka moves closer to third Miami title with defeat of Konta
29 Mar:  Another high seed falls as number five Halep eliminated
28 Mar:  Williams' bid for ninth Miami title ends
27 Mar:  Serena Williams takes another step to ninth Miami title
27 Mar: Kerber mounts a fightback as ailing opponent quits in Miami third set
26 Mar: Nadal joins Federer with Miami illness pullout
25 Mar: Williams tested over three sets in Miami opener
25 Mar: Federer pulls from Miami with stomach illness
22 Mar: Controversial Moore steps down as Indian Wells tournament boss
22 Mar: Murray, Williams tone down rhetoric women's prize money furore
Rafael Nadal - SpainNovak Djokovic - Serbia
26 Mar: Nadal joins Federer with Miami illness pullout
18 Mar:  Nadal fends off Nishikori to reach last four
11 Mar: ITF defends Nadal from French doping charges
8 Feb: Djokovic remains clear in unchanged tennis rankings top 10
3 Apr:  Djokovic beats Nishikori in Miami for 63rd career title
1 Apr:  Djokovic beats Goffin to reach Miami Open final
22 Mar: Murray, Williams tone down rhetoric women's prize money furore
20 Mar:  Djokovic crushes Raonic to win a fifth Indian Wells title
Roger Federer - SwitzerlandAndy Murray - United Kingdom
25 Mar: Federer pulls from Miami with stomach illness
26 Feb:  Federer plans tour return in April
8 Feb: Djokovic remains clear in unchanged tennis rankings top 10
3 Feb: Federer tears meniscus, has surgery and misses Rotterdam, Dubai
Yesterday: Holder Murray maintains title chase with Madrid quarter-final place
22 Mar: Murray, Williams tone down rhetoric women's prize money furore
10 Mar: Anti-drugs hardliner Murray blasts own sponsor's Sharapova contract
4 Mar:  Murray wins but Japan level with Davis Cup holders Britain
Serena Williams - United StatesMaria Sharapova - Russia
28 Mar:  Williams' bid for ninth Miami title ends
27 Mar:  Serena Williams takes another step to ninth Miami title
25 Mar: Williams tested over three sets in Miami opener
22 Mar: Murray, Williams tone down rhetoric women's prize money furore
4 Apr:  Sharapova positive test sparks renewed vigilance in NZ
15 Mar:  UN suspends Sharapova as goodwill ambassador - report
11 Mar:  WADA says has recorded 99 positive meldonium tests
10 Mar: Anti-drugs hardliner Murray blasts own sponsor's Sharapova contract
David Ferrer - SpainTomas Berdych - Czech Republic
20 Nov 2015: Nadal win could deplete reserves for London semi-final with Djokovic
16 Nov 2015: Murray starts London campaign with defeat of Ferrer
31 Oct 2015:  Nadal in Basel final, sends Ferrer to London year-ender
4 Oct 2015: Ferrer stays in points chase for London with title win in Malaysia
27 Mar: Kerber mounts a fightback as ailing opponent quits in Miami third set
19 Nov 2015:  Djokovic through to semi-finals at year-ender
17 Nov 2015:  Federer halts Djokovic charge, Nishikori still in hunt
17 Nov 2015: Japan's Nishikori earns a London win at expense of Berdych
Victoria Azarenka - BelarusStan Wawrinka - Switzerland
4 May:  Azarenka pulls out of Madrid Open with back injury
2 Apr:  Azarenka demolishes Kuznetsova for third Miami Open title
30 Mar: Azarenka moves closer to third Miami title with defeat of Konta
20 Mar:  Azarenka stuns erratic Williams in Indian Wells final
27 Feb:  Wawrinka wins Dubai title after marathon tiebreak
8 Feb: Djokovic remains clear in unchanged tennis rankings top 10
11 Jan: Djokovic stays in charge at top of men's tennis rankings
2 Dec 2015: Djokovic quits IPTL; Murray, Wawrinka join Singapore side
Juan Martin Del Potro - ArgentinaCarolina Wozniacki - Denmark
25 Mar: Federer pulls from Miami with stomach illness
3 Feb:  Del Potro to make comeback at Delray Beach this month
26 Jul 2015: Injured Del Potro parts company with his idled coaching team
15 Jun 2015:  Del Potro to undergo third wrist operation
29 Sep 2015: Fourth seed Wozniacki crashes out in Wuhan upset
26 Jun 2015: Bencic reaches Eastbourne final thanks to Wozniacki retirement
28 May 2015: Women's seeds escape upsets with Wozniacki the lone losing exception
7 May 2015: Sharapova stays on course in Madrid
Agnieszka Radwanska - PolandKei Nishikori - Japan
8 Feb: Williams tops unchanged leading 10 in women's rankings
11 Jan: Williams tops women's rankings; Radwanska, Kerber improve
1 Nov 2015:  Radwanska masters art of finishing on a high note
14 Aug 2015:  Simona Halep recovers to claim Rogers Cup semi-final spot
3 Apr:  Djokovic beats Nishikori in Miami for 63rd career title
31 Mar:  Nishikori fends off Monfils in last eight
18 Mar:  Nadal fends off Nishikori to reach last four
15 Mar:  Nishikori advances with extra effort at Indian Wells
Petra Kvitova - Czech RepublicJo-Wilfried Tsonga - France
10 Jan: Holder Kvitova withdraws from Sydney as pullout plague continues
15 Nov 2015: Sharapova denied as Czechs beat Russia 3-2 in Fed Cup final
14 Nov 2015: Kvitova, Sharapova wins leave Fed Cup final level at 1-1
1 Nov 2015:  Radwanska masters art of finishing on a high note
15 Aug 2015: Murray joins Djokovic in London year-end field
30 Jun 2015:  Tsonga shows he has the stomach for five-set win
5 Jun 2015: Wawrinka beats Tsonga to reach second grand slam final
31 May 2015:  Tsonga beats Berdych to roar into French Open last eight
Simona Halep - RomaniaAna Ivanovic - Serbia
29 Mar:  Another high seed falls as number five Halep eliminated
8 Feb: Williams tops unchanged leading 10 in women's rankings
2 Feb:  Halep postpones nose surgery to play in Fed Cup
13 Jan: Halep shows good health in run to Sydney semi-finals
21 Jan: Ivanovic posts win in accident-marred Melbourne match
3 Oct 2015: Ivanovic makes winning start in Beijing
21 Aug 2015:  Serena survives Ivanovic scare to reach Cincinnati semis
4 Jun 2015: Safarova gets past struggling Ivanovic into first grand slam final
Milos Raonic - CanadaVenus Williams - United States
20 Mar:  Djokovic crushes Raonic to win a fifth Indian Wells title
19 Mar:  Raonic overpowers Goffin to reach Indian Wells final
10 Jan: Raonic stuns Federer to win Brisbane title
9 Jan:  Raonic serves up a storm to reach Brisbane final
5 Jan: Top seed Venus Williams toppled in opening NZ match
16 Oct 2015: Williams saves family pride with HK defeat of Cornet
15 Oct 2015: Williams aims for family honour against Cornet; Kerber advances
13 Oct 2015: Williams manages fightback to save Singapore playoff chances