Ashe won back-to-back titles in Rotterdam in 1975 and '76.
But the Swiss finally ran out of steam in the final set as Monfils stepped up his game. I was a bit tougher than him in the third set and changed the rhythm, as I felt he was playing heavy in the second set and I felt like I couldn't handle it.
Petersburg since September. Despite landing only 50% of the first serve in, Wawrinka delivered better numbers on the second serve and he never faced a break point before the second part of the second set, winning 15 of 21 points on Denis' second serve to keep the pressure on youngster all the time.
Russia's Medvedev, who won the Sofia Open last week, proved too strong for the recently crowned Open Sud de France champion Tsonga in a 6-4, 6-2 win.
However, Wawrinka could not maintain his form against Monfils.
He then had two further break-point opportunities in the fifth game before he broke Wawrinka's serve for the second time to seal the set 6-3.
How Barcelona could line up against Lyon
Barcelona are likely to make a number of changes to their starting XI when Ernesto Valverde's side take on Lyon . Ex-Rennes winger Dembele warned: "They're a team with very good players and it's very hard to win there".
The unseeded Wawrinka beat top-seeded Kei Nishikori 6-2, 4-6, 6-4 in the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament semifinals and will now face Frenchman Gael Monfils for the title Sunday. I played a good match and good level today, but it's great to see the level is there across a full week. "That challenge honestly is probably the difference".
His opponent in the final will be American Reilly Opelka, who also dispatched a big name as he defeated top seed John Isner. It was a comfortable win for Nishikori as he won 60% of his receiving points which allowed him to win 5 return games.
But as powerful as he was with his racket, the pivotal point of the match came when he simply held it up in the air to signify a challenge. Schnur saved five set points in the opening set. But the review on the screen above the court showed it was just out.
Medvedev improved to 14-2 this season after advancing with seven aces and saving both break points he faced against Tsonga who suffered only his third loss of 2019. "It's not so good but I'm working with my physio", said the world number 33.
At the New York Open, qualifier Brayden Schnur continued an impressive week by downing sixth seed Sam Querrey in the semi-finals. As an added bonus, he will climb up 10 spots to world No 23 when the ATP rankings are updated on Monday.
They told him, by what they said or by what they didn't, that what he was doing was okay. "Friends, bands, people he worked with". Phoebe Bridgers has published a new statement addressing the allegations of abuse involving songwriter Ryan Adams .
Police responded on Sunday by saying they can not confirm, deny or comment on what has been unofficially reported . Sources say that the brothers told authorities they had bought the items used in the attack at Jussie's direction.
However, Meghan Markle is reportedly celebrating the upcoming birth of her first child with a group of her closest pals in the US. Yahoo can confirm Markle, who is in her third trimester, was spotted having lunch over the weekend at Ladurée in SoHo.
Xan - whose real name is Nicholas Diego Leanos - dated Miley Cyrus' younger sister from late June 2018 until September. Speculation started after Smith called him her "fiancé" in a photo she posted on Instagram last month.
Season three of Jessica Jones will be released on Netflix sometime this year and serve as the series' final season, we're told. He especially thanked the dedication and hard work from all those involved with the creation of the TV series.
The substitute teacher then wrote she called the office because she quote 'didn't want to continue dealing with him'. Ana Alvarez , who was substituting at the school, asked the student, according to a handwritten statement from her.
Geragos said according to ESPN . "Besides the Panthers, it would not surprise me if [Patriots owner] Bob Kraft makes a move". Do you want the Panthers to sign Kaepernick? "This is a competitive young man".
After three straight losses to Purdue, Indiana and IL , the Spartans have won their last pair against Minnesota and Wisconsin. In the win over the Badgers, Michigan State's Cassius Winston led the way on 23 points with six rebounds and six assists.
She had been demoted from justice minister last month and was furious, releasing a 2,000-word statement after that. If convicted criminally, the company would be banned from receiving any federal government business for a decade.
However, India maintains that Jadhav was kidnapped from Iran where he had business interests after retiring from the Navy. However, Pakistan facilitated a meeting of Jadhav with his mother and wife in Islamabad on December 25, 2017.
Flames vs. Penguins - Game Recap - 17 February 2019
Malkin cut it to 5-3 at 5:42 of the third period with his first goal since January 11, when he scored against the Anaheim Ducks. Malkin scored a power-play goal off the rush at 5:42 of the third and another power-play goal at 14:41 to close it to 5-4.
Airbus and Emirates reach agreement on A380 fleet
Emirates insists it plays fairly and has called the A380 a "passenger magnet", misunderstood and badly marketed by rivals. Rhys McCarthy of Britain's Unite union said it was "a sad day for Airbus's dedicated United Kingdom workforce".
Roger Stone Posts and Deletes Photo of Judge With Crosshairs
Stone, a longtime Trump ally, pleaded not guilty on January 29 to charges of lying to Congress, obstruction and witness tampering. The post, which requested followers to help fund Stone's legal defense, took shots at Berman Jackson and Robert Mueller .