After defeating No. 3 seed Kei Nishikori by 6-2 2-6 7-6(4) in the semifinals, No. 2 seed Juan faced No. 7 seed Julien Benneteau of France. It was the tough match and took over three hours to finish. During such a match, Juan kept aggressive performance to make 20 break chances and finally he achieved 5 breaks to overcome the opponent. The score was 7-5 4-6 6-3.
Juan gave us his happy comments, please check the video on youtube channel.
This year’s ATP World Tour is approaching the climax. Juan is aiming for ending the year within the top 10 ranking. Please keep your eyes on his matches during the last 2 months.
Caroline Wozniacki and Angelique Kerber started to use the new VCORE Xi 100 since the beginning of Toray Pan Pacific Japan Open. Angelique reached the last 4 with her new VCORE Xi racquet. It was the 10th time for Angelique to advance to the semifinals in 2012’s WTA tournaments.