In doubles, Pospisil and Sock were knocked out in the first round by the Australian pair of Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic. He belongs to white ethnicity and his zodiac sign is Cancer. French Open: SF (2008) 85. Milos Raonic delivered a strong message Sunday with a workmanlike 6-1, 6-4 win over countryman Vasek Pospisil in the Citi Open final in Washington, D.C. Updated: February 09, 2021 [62] Pospisil began his clay-court season at Monte Carlo, but lost in the first round to Roberto Bautista Agut in straight sets. [31] This was Pospisil's fourth consecutive title and third without dropping a set. Vasek Pospisil vs Milos Raonic all matches, with stats on their H2H rivalry. 7 Marin Čilić. [14] Unlike his siblings, Vasek had been homeschooled since he was 7 years old to prioritize tennis. 5 Tomáš Berdych, Santiago Giraldo and world No. [29] After being off for three weeks, Pospisil, as second seed in singles, won Mexico F12, again without dropping a set. At the US Open, he lost in the first round to Brazilian Rogério Dutra Silva. 3 Andy Murray in straight sets. In the second round, he lost to compatriot Rob Steckley in straight sets. [90] At the Shanghai Rolex Masters in October, he reached the third round in singles of a Masters 1000 for the second time of his career, defeating respectively world No. 10 Richard Gasquet in the first round. [41] Two weeks later, in April, he won his third straight doubles title, the 2011 Tallahassee Tennis Challenger playing with Bobby Reynolds. But by the end of the season, the Canadian was already showing flashes of his vintage form, and he kept the momentum going in 2020 as he surged back into the Top 100. Tennis predictions from the bettingexpert community At the midway point of 2011, Pospisil captured three Challenger doubles titles and two Futures titles, including one in singles. He reached the third round of the doubles event. 87 in doubles. 149 after undergoing back surgery to repair a herniated disk. Kate Whitney Lucy Vasek Pospisil upsets Eastbourne champion Mischa Zverev to reach his first tour-level quarter-final since 2017 's-Hertogenbosch. 1 Christian Paiz. In doubles, he and Daniel Nestor made it to the third round, where they were defeated by the Bryan brothers. [45] In August 2011, Pospisil upset world No. He won his three singles matches, but Canada finished third in their group and was eliminated from the competition. 2 in doubles, he is an important member of the Canada Davis Cup team "[13] Pospisil frequently traveled to Kelowna—a 45-minute drive—in the winter so that he could play indoors. My father's brother, Bob, was the reason for my parents' choice in this location. Finally in the summer of 1989, the time was right. Two weeks later at the Canada F3, he captured his first career title, in doubles, partnering compatriot Érik Chvojka. [9][10] In 1988, before Vasek was born, his parents and older brothers unlawfully drove from Czechoslovakia to Austria to escape the Communist regime. [70], At the Australian Open, Pospisil reached the third round for the second straight year, but lost to Guillermo García-López in straight sets. Initially playing USTA at the age of 7, Vasek won his first 12-and-under tournament. 32 and No. Vasek Pospisil was born on the 23rd of June, 1990. My father (previously working as a plant manager of a Dairy factory back home) started working two jobs, one at the local Brewery and the other at Rogers Foods flour mill. 4 in doubles. [96] In May, Pospisil won his fifth ATP Challenger singles title in straight sets over Go Soeda at the 150K in Busan. He holds Canadian nationality and belongs to white ethnicity. 1 Andy Murray in straight sets, his first win over a top-10 player since 2014. In the fall of 2002, the family had to move to Vancouver so that they could find a tennis coach for their youngest son. He made the trip nearly every day for six consecutive years. It's a really good club. Pospisil has a career-high World singles ranking of … Vasek Pospisil headed into the 2020 US open as an average 94th-ranked player, but after upsetting fellow Canadian, No. 6 Roger Federer. He continued to beat high-ranked and respected players such as Ryan Farber. Vasek Pospisil is famous for a tennis player. 87 in doubles. In 2004, he won the Canadian Nationals at the U14 level, securing his spot as the best player in the country for his age group. [49], Pospisil had to skip all tournaments in early 2013, including the Australian Open, due to mononucleosis. Statistics are updated at the end of the game. Vasek Pospisil, of Canada, reacts during a match against Milos Raonic, of Canada, during the … DELRAY BEACH, Fla. - Canadians Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil have pulled out of the season-opening Delray Beach Open. He lost to fellow qualifier DuÅ¡an Lajović in the next round. tennis tournaments that Vasek Pospisil played. Vasek Pospisil, of Canada, reacts during a match against Milos Raonic, of Canada, during the second round of the US Open tennis championships, Thursday, Sept. 3, 2020, in New York. Check out the latest pictures, photos and images of Vasek Pospisil. Dai 15 ai 19 anni Pospisil passa 3-4 mesi al TK Prostejov servito e riverito, nonostante difenda la bandiera canadese e non ceca. Vasek Pospisil Pospisil was sidelined during the first half of 2019 and ended the year as World No. In the fourth round, he lost to Alex de Minaur in straight sets. Vasek Pospisil remporte son premier match professionnel en simple au tournoi Future F1 du Canada en mars, en battant le numéro 689 mondial et n 1 du Guatemala Christian Paiz 2-6, 6-2, 6-1. Vasek Pospisil is a Canadian professional tennis player. 10 Juan Mónaco in the next round. This loss snapped his 23-match winning streak. USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center, Flushing Meadows, New York. [8] In doubles, Pospisil, who was the defending champion with his American partner Jack Sock, lost to the 13th seeded and eventual runners-up Jamie Murray and John Peers in the third round. He won the Men’s Rimouski Challenger doubles championship alongside partner Milos Raonic. [94] The next week at the ATP Challenger 100K in San Francisco, Pospisil made it to the singles final where he was defeated by Zhang Ze in three sets. Juni 1990 in Vernon) ist ein kanadischer Tennisspieler. This was done with only the belongings that would fit in the car and with the uncertainty of ever seeing the family they left behind. [25] In August 2009, Pospisil lost in singles in the first round of qualifying for the Rogers Cup to fifth seed Jan Hernych. In Montpellier, Pospisil, entered using a Protected Ranking, and defeated Aljaž Bedene, Denis Shapovalov, and Richard Gasquet all in straight sets, before upsetting world number 10 David Goffin in three sets to advance to his first final since Washington in 2014. [36] Pospisil won a second consecutive singles title, Mexico F7, by defeating second seed Adam El Mihdawy in the final. He had escaped a few years earlier and was residing there with a family of his own which included my two cousins, Milos and Ivona. [47] At the 2012 Summer Olympics, he lost to David Ferrer in the first round of singles play and reached the second round in doubles with Daniel Nestor. When Vasek was about 3 years old, he started acting as his brothers' ball boy when they practiced with their father. SR=strike rate (events won/competed). 1285 Vasek Pospisil pictures. In his next tournament, 2020 ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament he pulled off one of the biggest upsets of his career by defeating top seed Daniil Medvedev 6-4, 6-3 making it his third top 5 victory of his career. [20][21][22], In May 2009, Pospisil and partner Adil Shamasdin won the Mexico F4 and F5 doubles titles, as the tournament top seeds. [46] After this win, he entered the world's top 100 for the first time. [10] It had a population of only about 38,000. He said, "I miss my friends a lot [from school] but the home schooling is better. [81] At the Australian Open, he lost his first-round match to world No. Match Point Canada: Episode 11 with Vasek Pospisil . 119-year history of the event, defeating Russia, Australia, the United States and Italy en route to the finals.[103]. [83] At the Indian Wells Masters in March, Pospisil reached the second round in singles and the final in doubles. He also reached the second round of the 2011 US Open where he was defeated by Feliciano López. Add to "My Channel" P Herbert & N Mahut V Pospisil & J Sock P Herbert & N Mahut V Pospisil & J Sock. He was the seventh seed, and in the final he beat second seed Matteo Viola. [12], The family lived in northeastern Austria and saved up to move to Canada despite working long hours for low wages. In the 2019 Davis Cup Finals, he and Denis Shapovalov teamed up to take Canada to its first-ever Davis Cup final in the [64] Pospisil reached his first ATP singles final at the Citi Open a week later with wins over Rajeev Ram, world No. [74], At Wimbledon, Pospisil reached the quarterfinals of a Grand Slam for the first time in his singles career. He lost to top seed Gaël Monfils in straight sets 7–5, 6–3. 94 Vasek Pospisil said he felt more comfortable as the match progressed against 18th-ranked Milos Raonic and he eventually pulled off a shock US Open second round win. My family took residency in an apartment which they started off renting. [63], At Wimbledon, Pospisil lost in the first round of singles, losing to Robin Haase, but partnering American Jack Sock, he won the men's doubles title, defeating the eighth, second, and fifth seeds en route to the final, where they defeated the defending champions the Bryan brothers in five sets. [69] A week later, Pospisil entered the Apia International, losing to fourth seed Julien Benneteau in straight sets in the second round. [8], Vasek was born on June 23, 1990 in Vernon, British Columbia, to Milos and Mila. [11] Before moving, MiloÅ¡ worked as the plant manager of a dairy factory, and Mila taught in a kindergarten. With this result, Pospisil was ranked in the top 40 for the first time in his career. [11] The entire family had a meager understanding of the English language upon their arrival. Vasek Pospisil is a Canadian professional tennis player. In doubles, he and partner Adil Shamasdin lost in the first round. He’s a great example for all my students. He lost only one set in capturing his fifth ITF tour title, defeating Raonic, the second seed, in the final, in three sets. [98], Pospisil won the sixth ATP Challenger of his career with a victory over Ričardas Berankis at the Open de Rennes. [15] In November 2002, Vasek went to Florida and won the Prince Cup, defeating several of the best under-12 players from Europe. In the second round, he lost to compatriot Rob Steckley in straight sets. [59] He withdrew from his third round match at the Australian Open, where he was scheduled to play eventual champion Stanislas Wawrinka, due to a back injury. With fellow British Columbian Philip Bester also losing, Pospisil and veteran doubles specialist Daniel Nestor had to win their doubles match to keep the tie alive, and did, in three close sets. He and Kassautzki won the doubles event. He played doubles in the main draw as a wild card, partnering Raonic. [78] At his last tournament of the year, the Valencia Open, Pospisil reached the semifinals, where he lost to João Sousa. [100] In May, he advanced to his third ATP Challenger final of the season, losing to Yoshihito Nishioka in Gimcheon. Pospisil would end the year ranked 61st in the world, his highest year end ranking since 2015 and was named Comeback Player of the Year in the ATP Awards voted on by his peers. He was born to a father named Milos Pospisil and a mother named Mila. [104][105], (W) Won; (F) finalist; (SF) semifinalist; (QF) quarterfinalist; (#R) rounds 4, 3, 2, 1; (RR) round-robin stage; (Q#) qualification round; (P#) preliminary round; (A) absent; (P) postponed; (Z#) Davis/Fed Cup Zonal Group (with number indication) or (PO) play-off; (G) gold, (F-S) silver or (SF-B) bronze Olympic medal; a (NMS) downgraded Masters Series/1000 tournament; (NH) not held. [88] At the Olympics, he lost in the opening round in singles once again to Monfils and in the bronze medal match in doubles with Daniel Nestor. At the 2019 US Open, Pospisil beat ninth seed Karen Khachanov in the first round. [82] At the Rotterdam Open in February, Pospisil won the sixth doubles title of his career, his first with Nicolas Mahut. Vasek Pospisil struggled in draining humidity while Milos Raonic played in cooler conditions Thursday as the Canadians charged into the third round of the Australian Open. After a week off, Pospisil and his partner Adil Shamasdin won the doubles title at the Challenger Britania Zavaleta. Being younger than most of the players there, he was quickly defeated by his opponents in the early rounds of the main and consolation draws. CANADA 2013. From the end of 1988 and throughout much of 1989 they lived in Northeastern Austria and my father, Milos, worked long hours at low wages in a small town to save up enough money for the trip to Canada. 26 Andreas Seppi. [101] The next week, Pospisil reached the final in Busan for the second straight year, but was not able to defend his title with a loss to Matthew Ebden.[102]. 85 ATP career ranking high in singles and No. Check full stats Vasek Pospisil vs Milos Raonic. Vasek Pospisil live score (and video online live stream*), schedule and results from all . Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil join list of Delray Beach withdrawals. US Open: 2R (2007), Australian Open: F (2008) 18 Milos Raonic never could shake a penchant for double faults and it cost him, as he lost to his countryman in four sets in the second round, 6-7, 6-3, 7-6, 6-3. He was born to a father, Milos Pospisil, and a mother, Mila Pospisil. Approximately three years later, he participated at the under-9 Little Mo Nationals in San Diego. "[12], Vasek played his first tournament at age 6, competing at the under-12 level and still emerging as the champion. In his third tournament in February, 2020 Open 13 Pospisil again used his Protected Ranking to gain direct entry to the main draw, where he defeated lucky loser Emil Ruusuvuori and 8th seed Hubert Hurkacz before falling to 2nd seed and eventual champion Stefanos Tsitsipas in the quarterfinals. As Canada's No. [7] At the Miami Open a week later, Pospisil and Sock reached their second consecutive Masters 1000 final, but lost to the Bryan brothers. Add to "My Channel" Bryan & Bryan Pospisil & Sock Bryan & Bryan Pospisil & Sock. As Canada's No. [95] At the Masters 1000 BNP Paribas Open in March, Pospisil qualified for the main draw and defeated Lu Yen-hsun in the opening round. Vasek Pospisil is a Canadian professional tennis player. I can do my work almost twice as fast. US Open: F (2007). A 12-year-old Vasek Pospisil gets support from his mother, Mila, and coach Vadim Korkh in 2003. 2014: Wimbledon doubles title and first ATP singles final, 2015: First Grand Slam quarterfinal in singles, 2020: First singles final since 2014, 7th career doubles title, US Open fourth round, Abierto Internacional del Bicentenario Leon, "The pronunciation by Vasek Pospisil himself", "Postrach českých tenistů v Montrealu? In December, he and partner Roman Jebavý won the doubles event at the prestigious Dunlop Orange Bowl. Milos Raonic Vasek Pospisil Milos Raonic Vasek Pospisil. He coached Vasek's older brothers on community tennis courts, recorded matches on television, and found tips and guidelines in tennis magazines. [43] In September 2011, Pospisil was instrumental in seeing the Canadian Davis Cup team come back from two rubbers down to win a Davis Cup tie, for the first time. In the summer, on the other hand, he had to play with his brothers on the poorly-maintained courts of a nearby high school and occasionally took taunts from the students there.[13]. These victories made MiloÅ¡ even more enthusiastic about his son's tennis career. Records, stats best players everything in one place. [73] Following this tournament, Pospisil's world doubles ranking rose to No. In the summer of 1989, they finally moved to Vernon, British Columbia, a city in the Okanagan Valley, because MiloÅ¡'s brother was living there after escaping his home country in the years prior. [84], In May at the Rome Masters, Pospisil was defeated in the opening round in singles and finished runner-up in doubles with Sock. Tenniskarriere Anfänge. We thought it would be better to train here. [99] In February, he won his second ATP Challenger title of the season after defeating Nicola Kuhn in the final in Budapest. [14][17] Vasek wears Asics shoes.[18]. Aufgrund der Tatsache, dass sein Vater Milos Pospisil Tennislehrer war, kam er bereits im Alter von 5 Jahren das erste Mal mit dem Sport in Kontakt. The following week, he and partner Marius Copil, the top seeds, took the title of the Romania F14 without dropping a set. Vasek Pospisil’s age is 30. Two weeks later, Pospisil, the top seed, lost at Mexico F15 in the semifinals. As Canada's No. 2 in singles and No. He also won back-to-back doubles titles in the Czech Republic in January and February 2007, as well as the Guru Cup in Italy in May. [97] In June at the Ricoh Open, he advanced to his first ATP quarterfinal of the season but was defeated by world No. He capped his summer off by reaching the 2007 U.S. Open boys' doubles final, partnering Grigor Dimitrov. [56] In October at the Masters 1000 in Shanghai, Pospisil beat his second top-10 player when he defeated world No. In singles, Pospisil won the ITF Flevoland Junior Championships in the Netherlands in February, the 25th All-Canadian ITF Junior Championships in April, and the Canadian U18 ITF World Ranking Event, the last one without losing more than four games in any set. Thiem: "Non credevo si potesse giocare, grazie a tutto il team per questo successo" 00:03:49 [89] In September, Pospisil advanced to the second round of the US Open in singles. [77] The next week, Pospisil reached the second round of the Shanghai Masters, losing to 11th seed Richard Gasquet in three sets. 17 Gilles Simon in the first round, but succumbed to Belgian David Goffin in the second round. They placed my brothers, Tom (7) and Petr (5), who of course spoke no English as well, into an elementary school. [44] In July 2011, Pospisil won his tenth ITF Men's Circuit singles title in Saskatoon, without dropping a set. La semain… He began taking more interest in the game of tennis after the birth of his third son. Korkh said of Pospisil, "With his dedication and talent there was no question he would succeed. He has two older brothers, Tom, and Petr. In his last tournament of the season 2020 Sofia Open, he entered the main draw unseeded and defeated Illya Marchenko, Jan-Lennard Struff, John Millman and Richard Gasquet en route to his second singles final of the season and third of his career. Where can I get tickets for Vasek Pospisil vs Milos Raonic? Pospisil has a career-high world singles ranking of No. In a night time doubles match on Centre Court, two youngsters by the names of Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil took to the court to face the top two players in the world who had formed a superstar tandem as they began their summer hardcourt swing. Along with tennis, he also played soccer, basketball, table tennis, and street hockey. After two weeks off, he, as the tournament top seed, took the singles title at the ITF Mexico F6, defeating fifth seed David Rice in the final. This table is current through the 2021 Miami. [80] A week later at the Auckland Open, he won his first match of the year against seventh seed Ivo Karlović, before falling to doubles partner Sock in straight sets in the next round. Head To Head. Vasek Pospisil nel 2017 Nazionalità ... Sul suo percorso si presenta una semifinale tutta canadese contro Milos Raonic che si conclude con la vittoria di quest'ultimo per 6-4, 1-6, 7-6 4. In March 2007, Pospisil won his first professional tour tournament singles match, at the Canada F1 Futures event, defeating Guatemalan No. [28] Two weeks later, Pospisil was in top form, capturing his second title in singles in as many tournaments, Italy F30, and without dropping a set or even reaching a tie-break. He was defeated by world No. 32 and No. In doubles, he and Raonic, again the top seeds, won the title, defeating Matt Reid and Dennis Zivkovic in the finals. [39] In March at the Rimouski Challenger, he won the doubles title partnering Treat Conrad Huey. Milos Raonic leads the head-to-head against Vasek Pospisil with a slender 2-1 margin, but it is Pospisil who came out on top in their last meeting. Vasek Pospisil is a Canadian professional tennis player. [34] In August 2010, Pospisil lost in the first round of qualifying for the Rogers Cup to eventual qualifier Illya Marchenko. In the first round against world No. In May 2011, Pospisil won his ninth career ITF Futures singles title, Korea F2. Final. In the quarterfinals leading 3–0 in the first set, Pospisil's opponent Nikolay Davydenko retired due to illness, thus making Pospisil a semifinalist. It was the eighth Futures singles title of his career.[38]. He also reached the quarterfinals of the Orange Bowl. The ATP Tour 250 hard-court event opens Thursday. REPLAY. He would ultimately fall to Jannik Sinner in three back and forth tight sets 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (3-7) . [61] He then lost his second-round match at the BNP Paribas Open to Mikhail Kukushkin. [48] He reached the second round of the 2012 Rogers Cup for the second straight year after upsetting world No. [23][24] In July 2009 at the USA F17 in Peoria, Illinois, Pospisil reached his first professional singles final, losing to Michael Venus. [66] In October at the China Open, he reached the doubles final with Julien Benneteau, but the duo was defeated in three sets by Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecău. The pair lost to Jonathan Eysseric and Jérôme Inzerillo. [14] At the Ellensburg (WA) Open in 2003, Vasek lost a tight 3-setter to Seattle-area phenom Jeffrey Hammond. He played with Korkh five days each week, each practice lasting four hours. 25, and No. Together, in the first round, they became, and remain, the only team to ever defeat the doubles team of Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic. Along with partner Jack Sock, he won the 2014 Wimbledon Championships and the 2015 Indian Wells Masters men's doubles titles. Vasek Pospisil is playing next match on 24 Mar 2021 against Mcdonald M. in Miami, USA, Doubles.When the match starts, you will be able to follow Pospisil V. v Mcdonald M. live score, updated point-by-point. [67] At the end of the month, Pospisil won his third doubles title of the season at the Swiss Indoors with Nenad Zimonjić. [76], At the China Open in October, Pospisil won his second doubles title of the season when he defeated, with Sock, fellow Canadian Daniel Nestor and Édouard Roger-Vasselin in the final. 14 Richard Gasquet. He holds Canadian nationality. The 30-year-old finished the... News . Vasek Pospisil was born on 23 June 1990. He has been playing Milos Raonic for years. SF. 5, and in doing so, he became the first Canadian in approximately 14 years to overtake Daniel Nestor as the country's top-ranked doubles player. [50] After recovery, he contributed to Canada's Davis Cup success by winning the doubles match against Italy with Daniel Nestor in April. Pospisil has a No. My Parents immigrated from the Czech Republic. Pospisil has a career-high singles ranking of World No. Vasek Pospisil advances to face fellow Canadian Milos Raonic in the second round. [6] Pospisil and Sock won their second straight doubles title with a victory over Steve Johnson and Sam Querrey at the BB&T Atlanta Open. 18 Grigor Dimitrov. In January 2012, Pospisil qualified for the Aircel Chennai Open and lost in the first round of the main draw to Andreas Beck. [32], In mid-March 2010, Pospisil was the top seed in singles at the Canada F3 in Sherbrooke. I was born in the local hospital, on June 23rd, 1990, not long after they had settled down in Vernon.