Fernando Verdasco claimed a second-round upset victory Tuesday at the Shanghai Rolex Master tennis tournament.
Novak Djokovic had little trouble Saturday in winning a spot in the finals of the China Open where he'll meet Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic and No. 3-seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga had solid straight-set wins Friday in quarterfinal action at the China Open in Beijing.
Wild-card entrant Zhang Ze used an upset win Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the China Open tennis tournament in Beijing.
Top-seeded Novak Djokovic survived a three-set match but No. 2-seed David Ferrer retired due to illness and is out of the China Open in Beijing.
No. 5-seeded Feliciano Lopez capped first-round play at the Malaysian Open tennis tournament with a straight-set win Wednesday.
Top-seeded Roger Federer bested No. 25 Fernando Verdasco and Olympic gold medalist Andy Murray also advanced to the Round of 16 Saturday at the U.S. Open.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga led a march of the top four seeds into the quarterfinals of the Winston-Salem Open Wednesday while Andy Roddick was eliminated.
American Serena Williams finished off a dominating Olympic performance Saturday by winning the gold medal in tennis and completing the Golden Slam.
Top seeds Roger Federer and Victoria Azarenka reached the quarterfinals of the Olympic tennis tournament Wednesday while Venus Williams was eliminated.