Tennis gives numbers - Zverev like Nalbandian, Federer close to equal Lendl


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Tennis gives numbers - Zverev like Nalbandian, Federer close to equal Lendl

Many stats in the Rogers Cup week. The men's event was played in Montreal, the women's in Toronto.

ATP MONTREAL

5 - Alexander Zverev's titles this year: Montpellier, Monaco, Roma, Washington, Montreal. Only a final lost, to Roger Federer in Halle.
2 - Masters 1000 titles won in a row by Zverev. Last player outside of "Fab Four" to do it was David Nalbandian (2007 Madrid and Paris Bercy).
142 - Career-finals played by Roger Federer, who won 93 titles and lost 49. He would have equalled Ivan Lendl at 94.
45 - Masters 1000 finals played by Federer, who equalled Nadal's record. He also played 59 semifinals.
35 - Matches won by Federer this year, best start since 2006 when he began 38-2. Three losses: Donskoy (Dubai), Haas (Stuttgart), Zverev (Montreal).
38 - Zverev and Denis Shapovalov's combined years. They played the youngest ATP semifinal since 2008 Delray Beach with Nishikori vs Querrey. The youngest one in Masters 1000s since Nadal vs Gasquet in 2005 Monte Carlo.
3 - Shapovalov's matches won on the ATP Tour before Rogers Cup. His five opponents faced in the event won 1.464.
76 - Places earned by Shapovalov in the rankings, from No. 143 to 67. He was the lowest-ranked semifinal in Masters 1000s since 2003 Paris Bercy (No. 191 Andrei Pavel).
18 years and 3 months - Shapovalov's age. He became the youngest Masters 1000 semifinalist ever (category was introduced in 1990). He also was the youngest one to beat a top 2 player since 2004 Miami when 17-year-old Nadal defeated Federer.
220.000 - Dollars earned by Shapovalov reaching semifinals. Before Montreal, 197.000 in the whole career.
1 - Masters 1000 semifinals for Robin Haase. His opponent Federer played 59. The Dutch player had reached his first ATP 500 semifinal ever earlier this year in Dubai.
17 - David Ferrer's losses to Roger Federer on 17 matches played. Among players who lost most matches to Federer without winning one, there is also Mikhail Youzhny (16), Jarkko Nieminen (15), Feliciano Lopez (12), Philipp Kohlschreiber (11).
20 - Matches won on hard-courts by Nadal this year and 24 on clay. No one won more than 20 on this surface.
32 - Masters 1000 events played by Adrian Mannarino, who reached his first quarter-final at this tournament' category.
5 - Players who won saving match points: Shapovalov vs Dutra Silva, Schwartzman vs Thiem, Monfils vs Nishikori, Bautista Agut vs Monfils, A. Zverev vs Gasquet.
4 - Unseeded players who played and lost Masters 1000 semifinals this year: Fognini (Miami), Cuevas (Monte Carlo), Isner (Rome), Shapovalov (Montreal).

WTA TORONTO

6 - Finals lost by Caroline Wozniacki on six played. She lost 12 sets to love, she has a worst record than Svetlana Kuznetsova (0-5 in 2008).
5 - Five titles won by Elina Svitolina this year on five finals played. She is the first player ever, since 2009, to win three Premier5s: Dubai, Rome, Toronto.
2 - Top 4 players beaten by Svitolina in the same day: Muguruza in the quarters, Halep in the semis.
783 - Places earned by Sloane Stephens reaching quarters. She beat Putintseva, Kvitova, Kerber e Safarova