Tipsarevic wins Chennai title|
Chennai, India (Sports Network) - Serbian Janko Tipsarevic rallied from a set
down to beat Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut for the title at the season-opening
The second-seeded Tipsarevic earned his fourth career title with a 3-6, 6-1,
6-3 triumph on Sunday.
"I was mentally stable and was not worried when I was one set down," said
Tipsarevic appeared in the Chennai final for the second straight year and was
determined to not let history repeat itself. He lost to Canadian Milos Raonic
6-7 (4-7), 7-6 (7-4), 7-6 (7-4) in a match that lasted three hours, 14
minutes. Based on time, it was the longest three-set final on the ATP World
Tour last year.
The 80th-ranked Bautista Agut was a first-time ATP World Tour finalist. Last
year, players trying to capture their maiden title were 1-15 in finals.
01/06 10:56:56 ET