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3 years ago

Kremlin Cup


Stako produced an opening day upset at the joint Kremlin Cup so far, ousting Portuguese seventh seeded Joao Sousa in straight sets on Monday. Sergiy saw off the 24-year-old Sousa 6-4, 6-3 in one hour 17 minutes. Sousa, 50th in the ATP rankings, started this first round tie confidently, clinching a comfortable 4-1 lead with a break in the fourth game. However unseeded Stakhovsky refused to surrender and broke back twice to take the five consecutive games in the first set in 37 minutes. In the second set Stako underlined his supremacy at the hard court of Moscow's Olympic indoor arena when producing two more breaks to take the set and the match. In the...

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3 years ago

Challengers 2013


It has been a successful week in Orleans for Stako, despite the fact that he lost in the first round of singles; he was able to win the tournament in doubles with his DavisCup teammate Iliya Marchenko. It was the first appearance of the Ukrainian due on tour level and first career doubles title for Marchenko. From Orleans Stako traveled to Mons for another strong and high quality Challenger event. After beating Xavie Malise 63 76 in the first round Stako was surprised by the news that Malise is retiring from tennis in Mons, meaning that it was his last match against Sergiy on a tour level. After a very emotional farewell on Center Court Stako came back next day but...

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