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Ferrer in come-from-behind win at Stockholm Open

Ferrer in come-from-behind win at Stockholm Open

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 17 (UPI) -- David Ferrer came from behind Thursday and earned a place in the quarterfinals of the If Stockholm Open ATP tennis tournament.
Gulbis advances on third-set tiebreaker

Gulbis advances on third-set tiebreaker

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 15 (UPI) -- Fifth-seeded Ernests Gulbis escaped a third-set tiebreaker in winning his first-round match Tuesday at the If Stockholm Open ATP tennis tournament.
Sweden up 2-0 on Russia in Davis Cup

Sweden up 2-0 on Russia in Davis Cup

BORAS, Sweden, March 4 (UPI) -- Victories Friday by Robin Soderling and Joachim Johansson put Sweden up 2-0 in its best-of-five, first-round Davis Cup series against Russia.

Top 2 men's seeds win at Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 21 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Robin Soderling and second-seeded Tommy Haas won their opening round matches Wednesday at the Stockholm Open.

Gruel upsets Becker in Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 19 (UPI) -- Simon Gruel, ranked 59th in the world and without a finals appearance all year, surprised Benjamin Becker Monday on the first day of the Stockholm Open.
Ferrer, Hewitt drop first-round matches

Ferrer, Hewitt drop first-round matches

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- Seeded players David Ferrer and Lleyton Hewitt were both straight-set losers Tuesday in first-round play of the $947,750 Malaysian Open tennis tournament.

Top seeds advance in Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 9 (UPI) -- David Nalbandian and Mario Ancic, the top two seeds, reached the quarterfinals Thursday at the Stockholm Open.

Nelbandian, Anic advance at Stockholm

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 7 (UPI) -- Top seeds David Nalbandian of Argentina and Mario Ancic of Croatia led Tuesday's first-round winners at the $980,000 Stockholm Open in Sweden.
Joachim Johansson retires from tennis

Joachim Johansson retires from tennis

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Feb. 1 (UPI) -- Joachim Johansson, once ranked in the Top 10 in the world, Friday said he is retiring from competitive tennis because of a shoulder injury.

Blake seeks third win of the year

STOCKHOLM, Sweden, Oct. 11 (UPI) -- James Blake moved closer to what would be his third tournament triumph of the year Thursday, reaching the quarterfinals of the Stockholm Open.

Americans take charge at Davis Cup tie

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 22 (UPI) -- Bob and Mike Bryan beat Jonas Bjorkman and Simon Aspelin in three sets Saturday to give the United States a 2-1 lead over Sweden in its Davis Cup semifinal tie.

U.S., Sweden even at 1-1 in Davis Cup semi

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 21 (UPI) -- American Andy Roddick won in straight sets and Sweden’s Thomas Johansson also won Friday, leaving the U.S. and Swedish teams tied 1-1 in a Davis Cup semifinal.

Roddick leads off for U.S. in Davis Cup

GOTHENBURG, Sweden, Sept. 20 (UPI) -- World No. 5 Andy Roddick was given the first match for the United States against Sweden's Joachim Johansson in the Davis Cup semifinals this weekend.

Djokovic wins 3rd career title at Adelaide

ADELAIDE, Australia, Jan. 7 (UPI) -- Serbian Novak Djokovic upheld his role of favorite Sunday in defeating Chris Guccione of Australia in the finals of the Adelaide International.

Djokovic, Guccione set for Adelaide final

ADELAIDE, Australia, Jan. 6 (UPI) -- Top-seed Serbian Novak Djokovic and Australian Chris Guccione won their semifinal matches Saturday at the season-opening Adelaide International.
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Lleyton Hewitt of Australia reacts after beating Joachim Johansson of Sweden 6-4, 7-5, 6-3 in their semi-final match at the US Open held at the National Tennis Center September 11, 2004 at Flushing Meadows in New York City. (UPI Photo/Monika Graff)
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Joachim Johansson (born 1 July 1982) is a professional male tennis player from Sweden.

Johansson was born in Lund and currently lives in Södertälje, Sweden. His father, Leif Johansson, was also a tennis player and represented Sweden in the Davis Cup in the 1970s. He goes by the nickname "Pim Pim", which he has been called since he was a newborn. His elder brother pronounced Joachim as "Joapim" which later became "Pim Pim". In 2005, Swedish hurdler Jenny Kallur became his girlfriend but in August 2008 they separated. Lleyton Hewitt's sister, Jaslyn Hewitt, was his girlfriend for five years from 2000 to 2005. Since April 2009 he is engaged to Johanna Westerberg, a Swedish professional golfer on the Ladies European Tour, and they are expecting their first child.

He is not related to fellow Swedish tennis player Thomas Johansson.

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