Toronto Masters Rogers Cup Draw

Andy Murray has been given a bye in the first round of the Rogers Cup after gaining the 8th seed position in the masters tournament and in the second round will face Qualifier.

Tomorrow will see the start of the first round matches, the Murray and the other top seeds wont start their campaigns till Tuesday or Wednesday. Looking ahead to later in the week, their a few potential tantalising matches. In the top half, Roger Federer could meet Andy Roddick in the quarter finals. Roddick has only ever beat Federer on 2 out 17 matches between the two, though one of those wins was their last meeting earlier this year.

 

The bottom half which includes Andy Murray – The Scot could meet Marat Safin in the third round, Novak Djokovic in the quarters and Rafael Nadal in the semi’s. 

 

Rogers Cup 1st Round Draw – Top Half
[1] Roger Federer (SUI) Vs Bye 2nd Round 3rd Round Quarter
Final
Qualifier/Lucky Loser Vs Qualifier/Lucky Loser
Jose Acasuso (ARG) Vs Ernests Gulbis (LAT) 2nd Round
Julien Benneteau (FRA) Vs [14] Fernando Gonzalez (CHI)
[12] Tommy Robredo (ESP) Vs Frederic Niemeyer (CAN) 2nd Round 3rd Round
Marin Cilic (CRO) Vs Qualifier/Lucky Loser
Janko Tipsarevic (SRB) Vs Nicolas Mahut (FRA) 2nd Round
Bye Vs [6] Andy Roddick (USA)
[4] Nikolay Davydenko (RUS) Vs Bye 2nd Round 3rd Round Quarter
Final
Carlos Moya (ESP) Vs Tommy Haas (GER)
Mardy Fish (USA) Vs Nicolas Kiefer (GER) 2nd Round
Andreas Seppi (ITA) Vs [15] Mikhail Youzhny (RUS)
[11] Radek Stepanek (CZE) Vs Feliciano Lopez (ESP) 2nd Round 3rd Round
Dmitry Tursunov (RUS) Vs Nicolas Lapentti (ECU)
Qualifier/Lucky Loser Vs Qualifier/Lucky Loser 2nd Round
Bye Vs [7] James Blake (USA)
Rogers Cup 1st Round Draw – Bottom Half
[8] Andy Murray (GBR) Vs Bye 2nd Round 3rd Round Quarter
Final
Qualifier/Lucky Loser Vs Qualifier/Lucky Loser
Marat Safin (RUS) Vs Sam Querrey (USA) 2nd Round
Simone Bolelli (ITA) Vs [9] Stanislas Wawrinka (SUI)
[13] Fernando Verdasco (ESP) Vs Thomaz Bellucci (BRA) 2nd Round 3rd Round
Guillermo Canas (ARG) Vs Robin Soderling (SWE)
Frank Dancevic (CAN) Vs Mario Ancic (CRO) 2nd Round
Bye Vs [3] Novak Djokovic (SRB)
[5] David Ferrer (ESP) Vs Bye 2nd Round 3rd Round Quarter
Final
Robby Ginepri (USA) Vs Paul-Henri Mathieu (FRA)
Qualifier/Lucky Loser Vs Philipp Kohlschreiber (GER) 2nd Round
Michael Llodra (FRA) Vs [10] Richard Gasquet (FRA)
[16] Tomas Berdych (CZE) Vs Jarkko Nieminen (FIN) 2nd Round 3rd Round
Gael Monfils (FRA) Vs Igor Andreev (RUS)
Peter Polansky (CAN) Vs Qualifier/Lucky Loser 2nd Round
Bye Vs [2]Rafael Nadal (ESP)