It's my third title and my first tournament of the new seasonStepanek tops Verdasco in Brisbane final Jan 11, 2009
You have to get him on a day when he is so-soFederer upset in Rome May 09, 2008
I had more chances on his serve in the first set and I thought I was the better playerRoddick wins San Jose semifinal Feb 24, 2008
I turned the match in the second set and even when I was 3-1 down in the third I felt in controlStepanek advances to Rotterdam final Feb 25, 2006
It's going to be a tough final, but I am prepared for itStepanek advances to Rotterdam final Feb 25, 2006
Radek Štěpánek (born 27 November 1978 in Karviná) (Czech pronunciation: ) is a professional tennis player from the Czech Republic.
Štěpánek turned professional in 1997. He started on tour as a doubles specialist, winning 12 ATP titles. Since 2002, Štěpánek has focused on being a better singles player while still playing top-level doubles. He is known for his after the shot grunting, his over the top celebrations and his many relationships with WTA players.
Štěpánek first came to mainstream notice when he defeated former world no.1 Gustavo Kuerten in 5 sets on his way to the 3rd round of the 2003 Australian Open.