Canadians Doing Damage In Rotterdam

Canadians

ATP TENNIS: ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament Rotterdam, Netherlands [5] Daniil Medvedev (RUS) vs. [104] Vasek Pospisil (CAN) Medvedev won their only prior meeting in straight sets, but it was not that straightforward a victory. The Canadian pushed him in the first set to a tiebreaker and 7-5 in the second set; thus, Medvedev knew…

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Pospisil Into His Second Singles Final

Vasek Pospisil

Open Sud de France, Montpellier Monfils’ 4th Montpellier Final [9] Gael Monfils (FRA) will face [132] Vasek Pospisil (CAN) in the final. It will be the thirtieth singles final for the Frenchman and the second for the Canadian. Monfils seems to have rediscovered his interest in playing consistently quality tennis. He had a two-year drought…

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Pospisil Ran Out Of Gas

ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, The Netherlands [CR4] Andy Murray (GBR) vs. [CR59] Vasek Pospisil (CAN) This was a very intense match; the second set was tennis at its highest level. Murray got the early break in the first and never relinquished it, winning the set 6-3.  Things looked grim in the second set when Pospisil served to…

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Kohlschreiber’s Loss Of Focus

ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament,           The Netherlands [CR22] Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER) vs. [CR59] Vasek Pospisil (CAN) You can never tell if Kohlschreiber is behind or ahead in a match, in fact, you never get that sense of passionate desire you see in other players.  Does the lack of demonstrable emotion mean that he desires the…

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Great escape

Shanghai Rolex Masters, China [CR44] Vasek Pospisil (CAN) plays high risk tennis and when he is on and his shots go in, it’s exciting.  The down side to this approach is the high ratio of errors and the lack of rhythm that his opponent contends with.  When his confidence is shaky and his timing is off, an astute…

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