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Thursday, October 4, 2012
ATP World Tour Rakuten Japan Open Results

Associated Press

Thursday

At Ariake Colosseum

Tokyo

Purse: $1.41 million (WT500)

Surface: Hard-Outdoor

Singles

Second Round

Janko Tipsarevic (3), Serbia, def. Marco Chiudinelli, Switzerland, 6-4, 6-2.

Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, def. Alejandro Falla, Colombia, 6-3, 7-5.

Milos Raonic (6), Canada, def. Viktor Troicki, Serbia 3-0, retired.

Marcos Baghdatis, Cyprus, def. Juan Monaco (4), Argentina, 7-5, 1-6, 6-3.

Kei Nishikori (8), Japan, def. Tommy Robredo, Spain, 5-7, 6-1, 6-0.

Dmitry Tursunov, Russia, def. Tatsuma Ito, Japan, 7-5, 6-3.

Doubles

First Round

Leander Paes, India, and Radek Stepanek (1), Czech Republic, def. Julian Knowle, Austria, and Filip Polasek, Slovakia, 6-4, 6-4.

Alexander Peya, Austria, and Bruno Soares (4), Brazil, def. Benoit Paire, France, and Stanislas Wawrinka, Switzerland, 7-5, 6-2.

Andy and Jamie Murray, Britain, def. Eric Butorac, United States, and Jarkko Nieminen, Finland, 5-7, 6-3, 10-4.

Quarterfinals

Tomas Berdych, Czech Republic, and Nenad Zimonjic, Serbia, def. Philipp Petzschner, Germany, and Janko Tipsarevic, Serbia, walkover.

Daniele Bracciali, Italy, and Frantisek Cermak, Czech Republic, def. Juan Monaco, Argentina, and Kei Nishikori, Japan, 6-1, 7-6 (2).