2011 Queens Club Draw 1st Round

Queens Club 2011The grass court season kicks of tomorrow at Queens Club and even though world number Novak Djokovic was forced to pull out due to injury, there is a very strong field in London this week, including world number 1 Rafael Nadal, 2009 US Open winner Juan Martin Del Potro and Britain’s Andy Murray.

They are joined by fellow top 20 players Andy Roddick, who is 4 time winner at Queens, Stanislas Wawrinka, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Gilles Simon.

The top 8 seeds have a first round and will likely begin their campaigns on Wednesday. The first round draw will be completed on Monday and Tuesday.

Andy Murray is certain to be joined by a Brit in the second round after wild card Brits Daniel Cox and James Ward were drawn to ace eac other in the opening round.

2011 Queens Club – 1st Round – First Half
[1] Rafael Nadal (ESP)
vs
Bye
Qualifier (Q)
vs
Somdev Devvarman (IND)
Radek Stepanek (CZE)
vs
Go Soeda (JPN)
Ryan Sweeting (USA)
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[16] Ivan Ljubicic (CRO)
[10] Michael Llodra (FRA)
vs
Jaroslav Pospisil (CZE)
Julien Benneteau (FRA)
vs
Daniel Brands (GER)
Michael Berrer (GER)
vs
(WC) Ryan Harrison
BYE
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[5] Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (FRA)
[4] Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI)
vs
BYE
(WC)Daniel Cox
vs
(WC)James Ward
Rainer Schuettler (GER)
vs
Qualifier (Q)
Kei Nishikori (JPN)
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[13] Sam Querrey (USA)
[12] Juan Martin Del Potro (ARG)
vs
Denis Istomin (UZB)
Alex Bogomolov Jr. (USA)
vs
Igor Kunitsyn (RUS)
Adrian Mannarino (FRA)
vs
Ernests Gulbis (LAT)
BYE
vs
[6] Gilles Simon (FRA)
2011 Queens Club – 1st Round – Second Half
[7] Fernando Verdasco (ESP)
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BYE
Nicolas Mahut (FRA)
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(WC)Oliver Golding
Mikhail Kukushkin (KAZ)
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Qualifier (Q)
Illya Marchenko (UKR)
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[9] (WC)David Nalbandian
[15] Kevin Anderson (RSA)
vs
Ivo Karlovic (CRO)
Andreas Haider-Maurer (AUT)
vs
Donald Young (USA)
Feliciano Lopez (ESP)
vs
Dmitry Tursunov (RUS)
BYE
vs
[3] Andy Roddick (USA)
[8] Marin Cilic (CRO)
vs
BYE
Qualifier (Q)
vs
Benoit Paire (FRA)
Marsel Ilhan (TUR)
vs
Jan Hajek (CZE)
Grigor Dimitrov (BUL)
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[11] Thomaz Bellucci (BRA)
[14] Janko Tipsarevic (SRB)
vs
Blaz Kavcic (SLO)
Denis Gremelmayr (GER)
vs
Michael Russell (USA)
Xavier Malisse (BEL)
vs
Matthias Bachinger (GER)
BYE
vs
[2] Andy Murray (GBR)
Stanislas Wawrinka