match point


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match point

Bridge the unit used for scoring in tournaments
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Robredo must be sick of the sight of Murray after his British opponent had also saved five match points against him when winning the Shenzhen Open title in southern China last month.
Zemlja saved a break point in the following game to move 10-9 in front and when his fourth match point of the day arrived he converted with a superb running forehand pass.
And so it proved as big-serving Lisicki, who needed a wild card just to get into Wimbledon, saved two match points in the second-round clash and then twice broke third seed Li when she served for victory.
Bit by bit, Nadal clawed his way back into it to force a second match point when a subtle change of direction on a shot caught Murray in two minds.
Monfils saved five match points to beat the top seed and he will now face Robin Soderling in the final after the Swede beat Michael Llodra 6-7 7-5 7-6 in another titanic battle.
WORLD number one Rafael Nadal will face Gael Monfils in the final of the Rakuten Japan Open after saving two match points to beat Viktor Troicki 7-6 (7-4) 4-6 7-6 (9-7) in the semi-finals.
She won the next four games, saving a match point along the way in the ninth game.
Of course, the match point was the key moment," Murray said after the two-and-a-half-hour epic.
Agnes Szavay of Hungary survived a match point to stage a stunning comeback against Serbia's Jelena Jankovic to win the China Open 6-7 7-5 6-2 in Beijing Sunday.
24 /Xinhua-PRNewswire/ -A[umlaut]C Agnes Szavay of Hungary survived a match point to stage a stunning comeback against Serbia's Jelena Jankovic to win the China Open 6-7 7-5 6-2 in Beijing Sunday.
He saved one match point with a lunging volley in the ninthgame, then won a 12-point 10th game to even the set.