x Abu Dhabi, UAEFriday 28 July 2017

Highlights of the day

The salient features and action from the day's proceedings in a nutshell.

WINNERS Men: 2-Rafael Nadal, 4-Juan Martin del Potro, 5-Andy Roddick, 7-Andy Roddick, 11-Fernando Gonzalez, 14-Marin Cilic, 27-Philipp Kohlschreiber. Women: 2-Dinara Safina, 3-Svetlana Kuznetsova, 4-Caroline Wozniacki, 7-Victoria Azarenka, 9-Vera Zvonareva, 11-Marion Bartoli, 15-Kim Clijsters, 16-Li Na, 19-Nadia Petrova, 22-Daniela Hantuchova, 27-Alisa Kleybanova, 29-Shahar Peer. LOSERS Men: 21-Tomas Berdych, 29-Viktor Troicki. Women: 5-Elena Dementieva, 12-Flavia Pennetta, 24-Maria Jose Martinez Sanchez, 26-Aravane Rezai, 28-Elena Vesnina, 30-Kateryna Bondarenko. STATS OF THE DAY 39 - The age of the oldest women's player at the tournament, Kimiko Date Krumm, who lost in the first round. QUOTE OF THE DAY "Apologies for the language today folks hopefully most kids were asleep by the time i went off ...... my bad" A conciliatory Andy Roddick tweets about admonishing the chair umpire over a line call.