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Tuesday, October 2, 2012
ATP World Tour Rakuten Japan Open Results

Associated Press

Tuesday

At Ariake Colosseum

Tokyo

Purse: $1.41 million (WT500)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

First Round

Milos Raonic (6), Canada, def. Radek Stepanek, Czech Republic, 6-4, 6-4.

Tommy Robredo, Spain, def. Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 6-2, 6-4.

Jeremy Chardy, France, def. Yuichi Sugita, Japan, 6-1, 7-5.

Kei Nishikori (8), Japan, def. Go Soeda, Japan, 4-6, 6-2, 6-3.

Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, def. Bernard Tomic, Australia, 6-4, 7-5.

Andy Murray (1), Britain, def. Ivo Karlovic, Croatia, 7-6 (7), 6-4.

Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, def. Sergiy Stakhovsky, Ukraine, 7-6 (3), 7-5.

Alejandro Falla, Colombia, def. Thomaz Bellucci, Brazil, 7-5, 6-2.

Tatsuma Ito, Japan, def. Nicolas Almagro (5), Spain, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (5).

Marco Chiudinelli, Switzerland, def. Martin Klizan, Slovakia, 7-6 (3), 6-2.

Doubles

First Round

Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, and Nenad Zimonjic, Serbia, def. Aisam-ul-Haq Qureshi, Pakistan, and Jean-Julien Rojer (2), Netherlands, 7-6 (5), 6-3.

Philipp Petzschner, Germany, and Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia, def. Treat Conrad Huey, Philippines, and Jonathan Marray, Britain, 7-6 (4), 7-5.

Daniele Bracciali, Italy, and Frantisek Cermak, Czech Republic, def. Yuichi Sugita and Yasutaka Uchiyama, Japan, 6-2, 7-6 (4).