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Novak Djokovic has beaten Juan Martin Del Potro 6-3, 6-2 in Saturday's Cincinnati Masters semi final to continue his fine run of form in the build up to the U.S. Open.

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Federer downs del Potro to capture second Rotterdam titleupdated: Sun Feb 19 2012 18:58:00

World No. 3 Roger Federer ended a seven-year wait for a second World Tennis Tournament title after beating Juan Martin del Potro in the Dutch city of Rotterdam.

Federer fights off Davydenko to reach Rotterdam finalupdated: Sat Feb 18 2012 18:29:00

Roger Federer is through to the final of the World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam after a hard fought semifinal victory over Nikolay Davydenko on Saturday.

Nadal secures Spain's fifth Davis Cup titleupdated: Sun Dec 04 2011 14:03:00

Spain have won the Davis Cup for a fifth time, and the third time in four years, after Rafael Nadal recovered from dropping the opening set to defeat Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro in Sunday's penultimate singles rubber in Sevilla.

Fighting Ferrer gives Spain commanding lead in Davis Cup finalupdated: Fri Dec 02 2011 18:26:00

David Ferrer came from behind to win an epic clash with Juan Martin del Potro and give Spain a commanding 2-0 lead in the Davis Cup final against Argentina on Friday.

Tennis' Thomas Enqvist talks Davis Cupupdated: Fri Dec 02 2011 18:26:00

Sweden's Davis Cup captain Thomas Enqvist talks with Don Riddell ahead of his Champions Tour event at Royal Albert Hall.

Tennis: Serbia out as Djokovic retiresupdated: Sun Sep 18 2011 11:54:00

Davis Cup holders Serbia exited this year's competition as their world number one Novak Djokovic was forced to retire from his crucial rubber against Juan Martin Del Potro with a back injury.

Federer overcomes Del Potro in Cincinnatiupdated: Wed Aug 17 2011 07:29:00

World number three Roger Federer avenged his loss in the 2009 U.S. Open final as he defeated Juan Martin del Potro 6-3 7-5 in the second round of the Western and Southern Open on Tuesday.

Argentina in command of Davis Cup quarterfinal tieupdated: Fri Jul 08 2011 12:10:00

Argentina took control on the opening day of their Davis Cup quarterfinal as they established a 2-0 lead over Kazakhstan in Buenos Aires.

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Manic Monday at Wimbledon says plenty about state of women's gameupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 19:16:00

What does it say about the quality of the women's game right now that the Williams sisters, off long injury layoffs, can make it all the way to the fourth round of a major? I mean, before being summarily drummed out. A sad statement, really. -- Adam Kamp, Sturgeon Lake, Minn.

Nadal survives scare to edge Del Potro; Djokovic and Federer cruiseupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 18:33:00

World number one Rafael Nadal overcame an injury scare to win a four-set classic over Juan Martin Del Potro and claim a place in the last eight at Wimbledon.

Injury casts doubt on Nadal's Wimbledon defenseupdated: Mon Jun 27 2011 18:31:00

Defending Wimbledon champion Rafael Nadal could be forced out of the tournament through injury after battling past Juan Martin Del Potro in their last 16 clash.

Djokovic survives Wimbledon scare as top four reach last 16updated: Sat Jun 25 2011 16:51:00

World No. 2 Novak Djokovic survived his first big test of Wimbledon 2011 as he overcame crowd favorite Marcos Baghdatis to reach the last 16 of the grass-court grand slam in London on Saturday.

Djokovic ends Del Potro's Paris hopesupdated: Sat May 28 2011 14:52:00

Novak Djokovic moved above Bjorn Borg in the all-time consecutive wins list as he overcame the challenge of Juan Martin Del Potro to reach the fourth round of the French Open on Saturday.

SI.com: Bruce Jenkins: Djokovic takes drama out of resumption after ridiculous schedulingupdated: Sat May 28 2011 11:52:00

Six thoughts on Novak Djokovic's 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-2 victory over Juan Martin del Potro in Saturday's third round of the French Open ...

Djokovic's battle with Del Potro halted by bad light; Federer cruisesupdated: Fri May 27 2011 17:57:00

An intriguing clash between Novak Djokovic and 2009 U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro at the French Open was halted by bad light with the match tied at one set all.

Djokovic to face del Potro in third roundupdated: Wed May 25 2011 15:08:00

Novak Djokovic clocked up his 41st consecutive win of the season in the second round at Roland Garros on Wednesday, as his opponent Victor Hanescu was forced to retire.

Del Potro hopeful of taking his place in French Openupdated: Wed May 18 2011 07:05:00

Juan Martin del Potro looks set to take his place in next week's French Open after making a speedy recovery from a torn hip muscle.

Del Potro doubtful for French Openupdated: Tue May 10 2011 13:52:00

Juan Martin Del Potro is doubtful for this month's French Open because of the hip injury he sustained in last month's Estoril Open semifinal.

SI.com: Bruce Jenkins: No shortage of plotlines at this week's Madrid Mastersupdated: Thu May 05 2011 18:36:00

The women's tour may be in a chaotic stage just now, with so many top players either injured or off-form, but the men's draw in this week's Madrid event has the look of a major. It's easy to project a Rafael Nadal-Novak Djokovic final, and that's definitely what everyone wants to see, but consider the other storylines:

Del Potro powers on in Madrid; Wozniacki into third roundupdated: Wed May 04 2011 06:13:00

Juan Martin del Potro continued his march up the rankings with a first-round victory over 13th seed Mikhail Youzhny at the Madrid Masters Tuesday.

Unbeaten Djokovic on course for fifth titleupdated: Sun May 01 2011 05:30:00

World No.2 Novak Djokovic extended his season's winning streak to 26-0 on Saturday, as he reached the Serbian Open clay court final after his semifinal opponent Janko Tipsarevic withdrew with a thigh injury.

Unbeaten Djokovic powers into Serbia Open semisupdated: Fri Apr 29 2011 16:08:00

Novak Djokovic duly secured his 26th straight win since the start of the season with a 6-3 6-2 victory win over Slovenia's Blaz Kavcic Friday in the Serbia Open.

SI.com: Bruce Jenkins: As big dogs shine in Miami, Federer bristles at criticismupdated: Tue Mar 29 2011 16:55:00

It has been an interesting tournament so far at Key Biscayne, none of the headline-makers more interesting than ... Martina Navratilova?

Del Potro and Safina progress to second round of Miami Openupdated: Thu Mar 24 2011 10:10:00

The 2009 U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro eased into the second round of the Miami Open with a straight sets victory over Brazil's Ricardo Mello.

Del Potro continues fine run at Indian Wells; Querrey crashes outupdated: Thu Mar 17 2011 06:58:00

Former U.S. Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro continued his impressive return to the ATP Tour after a long-term injury as he reached the quarterfinals of the Masters Series event at Indian Wells.

Del Potro and Safina progress at Indian Wellsupdated: Fri Mar 11 2011 10:37:00

Former U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro continued his impressive comeback with a straight-sets win over Radek Stepanek in the first round of the Masters Series event at Indian Wells.

SI.com: Bruce Jenkins: Raonic, Monfils, Del Potro among newsmakers at San Jose eventupdated: Tue Feb 15 2011 11:46:00

The men's tour stopped by my neighborhood last week. It also stopped by Brazil and the Netherlands in its never-ending quest for global outreach, but San Jose's SAP Open drew an excellent field and made some headlines. Among them:

Nadal makes strong start in Australiaupdated: Thu Jan 20 2011 02:44:00

Rafael Nadal is on track to win his fourth successive grand slam after Marcos Daniel was forced to retire during their first-round match at the Australian Open on Tuesday.

SI.com: Bruce Jenkins: Ten things I'd like to see as the 2011 tennis season kicks offupdated: Mon Jan 03 2011 13:00:00

Ten things I'd like to see as the 2011 tennis year unfolds:

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Tennis predictions for 2011updated: Wed Dec 29 2010 12:15:00

1. Someone other than Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal will win a major title. Here is tennis' most preposterous stat now that Federer's streak of 23 Grand Slam semifinals is over: Since the 2005 French Open, only two men not named Nadal and Federer have won a major title (Novak Djokovic at the 2008 Australian Open and Juan Martin del Potro at the 2009 U.S. Open). Ridiculous. Yet it's about time another player broke through. Whether it's Djokovic, Robin Soderling, a healthy del Potro (remember him?), Andy Murray or a total shocker, the ATP is due for at least one unexpected Slam winner in 2011.

The comeback of Juan Martin Del Potroupdated: Tue Oct 19 2010 11:06:00

CNN's Brian Byrnes reports on the long awaited comeback of Juan Martin Del Potro from a wrist injury.

Del Potro upbeat despite Japan exitupdated: Mon Oct 04 2010 14:59:00

Juan Martin Del Potro is confident he can return to his best form in a month after crashing to a 6-3 6-0 defeat against Spain's Feliciano Lopez in the first round of the Japan Open.

Del Potro disappoints on injury comebackupdated: Tue Sep 28 2010 12:34:00

Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro made a disappointing comeback from injury at the Thailand Open in Bangkok on Tuesday, where he was defeated 7-6 6-4 by Olivier Rochus of Belgium in the opening round.

Defending champion Del Potro not ready for U.S. Open returnupdated: Sat Aug 21 2010 17:08:00

Juan Martin Del Potro has confirmed that he will not defend his U.S. Open title in New York, following women's No. 1 Serena Williams in withdrawing from the final tennis Grand Slam of the season.

Del Potro's U.S. Open hopes boosted after he returns to trainingupdated: Wed Aug 04 2010 10:50:00

Juan Martin Del Potro has begun training again, raising hopes he may be fit to defend his U.S Open title at Flushing Meadows later this month.

Mystery surrounds Del Potro's comebackupdated: Mon Jul 26 2010 13:36:00

U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has denied rumors that he is practising again following his recent wrist surgery, in comments that make it clear he is unlikely to be fit enough to defend his Flushing Meadows title in September.

SI.com: Bruce Jenkins: Tennis cheats itself with absurdly long seasonupdated: Tue Feb 09 2010 11:38:00

I dreamed last night I was some sort of amoeba, capable of splitting myself into independently functioning pieces. Some difficulties arose -- it took me two hours to decide between trail mix and Froot Loops -- but there was one enormous benefit. For the first time, I was able to stay in touch with the men's tennis tour.

Cilic shocks fourth seed Del Potro in Melbourneupdated: Sun Jan 24 2010 11:38:00

U.S. Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro was sent crashing from Australian Open by 14th seed Marin Cilic of Croatia in a marathon five-set match in Melbourne on Sunday.

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Petrova, Henin earn high marks in Aussie Open midterm gradesupdated: Sun Jan 24 2010 11:34:00

It's Saturday. It's Sunday. It's April. Regardless of what time it is in your precinct, here in Melbourne we're halfway through with our first major. Which means it's time for our 2010 Australian Open midterm grades

Federer cruises past Spain's Montanesupdated: Sat Jan 23 2010 11:15:00

Roger Federer booked his place in the last 16 of the Australian Open after a routine straight sets win over Spain's Albert Montanes on Saturday to set up a match with home favourite Lleyton Hewitt.

Davydenko lifts ATP Finals crownupdated: Sun Nov 29 2009 15:57:00

Nikolay Davydenko produced a ruthless display to beat U.S. Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro in straight sets to win the ATP World Tour Finals in London on Sunday.

Del Potro faces Federer's conquerorupdated: Sat Nov 28 2009 18:29:00

Nikolay Davydenko stunned world No. 1 Roger Federer with a 6-2 4-6 7-5 victory in the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals in London on Saturday.

Del Potro stuns Federer to qualifyupdated: Thu Nov 26 2009 18:53:00

Juan Martin del Potro ended Andy Murray's hopes of progressing to the semifinals of the ATP World Tour Finals with a 6-2 6-7 6-3 victory over Roger Federer at the O2 Arena in London.

Del Potro keeps World Final hopes aliveupdated: Tue Nov 24 2009 13:19:00

U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro kept alive his challenge at the ATP World Tour Finals in London with a nervy 6-4 3-6 7-6 victory over Fernando Verdasco on Tuesday.

Federer and Murray in three set winsupdated: Sun Nov 22 2009 18:06:00

World number one Roger Federer had to battle from a set down to beat Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 4-6 7-5 6-1 in their Group A opener at the ATP Tour Finals in London on Sunday night.

Tough task for Federer at ATP finalsupdated: Wed Nov 18 2009 18:22:00

Roger Federer will face U.S. Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro, home hope Andy Murray and Spain's Fernando Verdasco in the tougher of the two round robin groups for the ATP World Tour finals in London next week.

Federer sent crashing by Frenchman Benneteauupdated: Thu Nov 12 2009 09:56:00

Top seed Roger Federer crashed out of the Paris Masters as a tearful Jean Benneteau produced a sublime performance to beat him 3-6 7-6 6-4.

Nadal through but Del Potro crashes againupdated: Wed Oct 14 2009 11:23:00

Former world number one Rafael Nadal beat James Blake in an entertaining three-setter but newly-crowned U.S. Open champion Juan Martin Del Potro exited the Shanghai Masters on Wednesday.

Injured Roddick crashes out early in Chinaupdated: Tue Oct 13 2009 10:19:00

Fourth seed Andy Roddick limped out of the Shanghai Masters on Tuesday after being forced to concede his opening match against Stanislas Wawrinka due to a knee problem.

Federer fined for U.S. Open final outburstupdated: Fri Sep 18 2009 08:34:00

Roger Federer has been hit with a $1,500 fine for swearing at the umpire during his shock U.S. Open final defeat to Juan Martin Del Potro.

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Hot topics in U.S. Open aftermathupdated: Wed Sep 16 2009 12:17:00

I feel as though tennis has never been so popular. Lead segments on the news, hot topics in the blogosphere, hundreds of questions rolling in here. Were it not for Kanye West, we might have even had the president weighing in on Serena-gate. We may as well ride the wave with a quick post-U.S. Open mailbag.

Del Potro U.S. Open win is 'dream come true'updated: Tue Sep 15 2009 14:52:00

Argentina's Juan Martin Del Potro has told CNN that beating world number one Roger Federer to win the men's U.S. Open title at Flushing Meadows was a "dream come true."

Potro upsets Federer at Openupdated: Tue Sep 15 2009 14:52:00

CNN's Mark McKay talks to Juan Martin del Potro who upset Roger Federer to win the U.S. Open men's championship.

People.com: 5 Things About U.S. Open Winner Juan Martin del Potroupdated: Tue Sep 15 2009 12:54:00

The man who dethroned Roger Federer brings a fascinating background to the tennis world

Del Potro stuns No. 1 Federer in U.S. Open finalupdated: Tue Sep 15 2009 10:21:00

Sixth seed Juan Martin Del Potro, in his first Grand Slam final, stunned defending champion and top seed Roger Federer to take the men's singles title at the U.S. Open in New York.

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Parting shots from the U.S. Openupdated: Mon Sep 14 2009 22:41:00

NEW YORK -- The U.S. Open felt like two separate tournaments. The first was an exciting, spirited 10-day party, played amid ideal conditions. The second was a soggy circus. But in the end, the sun came back out and we were treated to some compelling finals. Herewith, some scattered observations and opinions:

SI.com: Jon Wertheim:Del Potro stands up to Federerupdated: Mon Sep 14 2009 22:36:00

NEW YORK -- SI.com caught up with Sports Illustrated senior writer Jon Wertheim after Juan Martin del Potro defeated Roger Federer to win the U.S. Open men's final 3-6, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 7-6 (4), 6-2.

SI.com: S.L. Price: Federer poised to win sixth straight U.S. Open titleupdated: Mon Sep 14 2009 09:30:00

SI.com caught up with Sports Illustrated senior writer S.L. Price, who is covering the U.S. Open in New York, after the men's semifinals Sunday. Top-seeded and five-time defending champion Roger Federer will play sixth-seeded and first-time Grand slam finalist Juan Martin del Potro for the title at 4 p.m. ET Monday.

SI.com: Kevin Armstrong: Del Potro gave Nadal no way outupdated: Mon Sep 14 2009 01:02:00

NEW YORK -- Rafael Nadal's defensive displays can resemble Jackie Chan's in style and improbability. Fans today half expect the magician from Majorca to climb the court's back walls, flip in the air and breezily land line-painting winners.

Murray vows to improve as Nadal also throughupdated: Tue Sep 08 2009 09:13:00

World number two Andy Murray vowed to make sure his preparations are right for his third-round match in the U.S .Open, after seeing off Chile's Paul Capdeville on Friday.

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Look out for sixth-seeded Del Potroupdated: Mon Sep 07 2009 09:54:00

NEW YORK -- Admiring consistency in the men's bracket, rolling out the red carpet for a rising star and checking your mail on Day 5 ...

SI.com: Bryan Armen Graham: Men's game is crowded at the topupdated: Tue Aug 18 2009 17:46:00

History was made last Friday at the Rogers Cup in Montreal, when the world's top eight players took part in the quarterfinals of the same tournament for the first time since the ATP Tour starting the rankings in August 1973.

Murray overtakes Nadal to reach Montreal finalupdated: Sun Aug 16 2009 07:33:00

Andy Murray clinched the No. 2 world ranking in men's tennis despite struggling with his serve in Saturday's semifinal victory over Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Montreal Masters.

Del Potro beats Roddick in Legg Mason finalupdated: Mon Aug 10 2009 12:04:00

Juan Martin Del Potro edged top seed Andy Roddick to successfully defend his Legg Mason Classic title in Washington with a 3-6 7-5 7-6 victory in Sunday's final.

Roddick to face Del Potro in Washington finalupdated: Sun Aug 09 2009 08:10:00

Top seed Andy Roddick and defending champion Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina will face each other in Sunday's final of the Legg Mason Classic in Washington after both players advanced through their semfinals in sweltering heat.

Hewitt rolls back years to defeat Del Potroupdated: Thu Jun 25 2009 15:37:00

Former champion Lleyton Hewitt is targeting more Wimbledon success after dumping fifth seed Juan Martin Del Potro out in the second round of the men's singles on Thursday.

Federer beats Del Potro to keep dream aliveupdated: Fri Jun 05 2009 15:32:00

Second seed Roger Federer stayed on course for a first French Open title after coming from two sets to one down to defeat Argentine Juan Martin del Potro in another five-set epic, securing a place in Sunday's final at Roland Garros.

Holder Murray crashes out of Madrid Openupdated: Sat May 16 2009 07:55:00

Andy Murray's title defence at the Madrid Open came to an end late on Friday as he lost his quarterfinal match to Juan Martin Del Potro in straight sets.

SI.com: Jon Wertheim: Cycles of success, a new GOAT candidate and throwing rackets in the airupdated: Wed Apr 08 2009 13:45:00

Has there been a more fun time in men's tennis than now? Rafael Nadal is definitively on top, Roger Federer is still in the mix with a will to regain his form, Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have officially arrived, Juan Martin del Potro is continuing to make strides, and Andy Roddick seems to be right on the verge this season. With variations for surface, there seem to be six players in the mix to some extent for any major tournament right now. Let's hope they all stay healthy. -- Dan, Atlanta

Nadal in shock exit from Sony Ericsson Openupdated: Fri Apr 03 2009 06:21:00

Juan Martin del Potro shocked world number one Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals of the Masters 1000 tournament at Key Biscayne in Florida on Thursday.

Argentine blow ahead of Davis Cup climaxupdated: Sun Nov 23 2008 10:08:00

Juan Martin del Potro pulled out Sunday's opening reverse singles match of the Davis Cup final for Argentina after failing to recover from a thigh injury.

Davydenko storms into Masters Cup semisupdated: Thu Nov 13 2008 09:44:00

Russia's Nikolay Davydenko thrashed Argentine Juan Martin del Potro in straight sets to storm into the Masters Cup semifinals in Shanghai on Thursday.

Djokovic breezes into Masters Cup semifinalsupdated: Tue Nov 11 2008 10:25:00

World number three Novak Djokovic qualified for the semifinals of the Masters Cup in Shanghai with a three-set victory over Nikolay Davydenko on Tuesday.

Top seeds Nadal and Federer go throughupdated: Wed Oct 29 2008 18:10:00

World number one Rafael Nadal of Spain and arch-rival Roger Federer scored straight sets win on Wednesday to reach the third round of the Paris Masters.

Del Potro and Roddick score valuable winsupdated: Tue Oct 28 2008 17:48:00

Juan Martin del Potro and Andy Roddick scored second round wins at the Paris Masters on Tuesday to boost their hopes of reaching the season-ending Masters Cup.

Injured Del Potro out of Vienna tournamentupdated: Thu Oct 09 2008 13:16:00

Juan Martin Del Potro has withdrawn from the Austrian Open in Vienna after suffering from an injury to his right toe.

Del Potro earns Gasquet final matchupupdated: Sat Jul 12 2008 16:34:00

Juan Martin del Potro reached his first career ATP final, defeating Argentine compatriot Eduardo Schwank 6-2 6-4 in the Mercedes Cup on Saturday to earn a final matchup against Richard Gasquet of France.

Nadal superiority quick to surfaceupdated: Wed Jun 13 2007 11:06:00

French Open champion Rafael Nadal warmed up for Wimbledon on Wednesday with a 6-4 6-4 win over regular victim Juan Martin del Potro in the second round of the Queen's grasscourt tournament.

Guccione lifts Aussie tennis gloomupdated: Sat Jan 06 2007 03:54:00

Chris Guccione gave fans something to cheer after a week of painful setbacks for Australian tennis on Saturday when he reached his first ATP final at the Adelaide International.

Fifth seed Moya goes out in Mumbaiupdated: Tue Sep 26 2006 13:30:00

Unseeded Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro sent Spanish fifth seed Carlos Moya packing 6-3 6-2 in the first round match of the inaugural Mumbai Open.

Zabaleta topples top seeded Gaudioupdated: Wed Jul 19 2006 10:07:00

Mariano Zabaleta ousted top-seeded Gaston Gaudio from the Mercedes Cup with a 6-4 6-0 victory in Stuttgart on Wednesday.

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