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2012 Italian Open – Men's Singles

The 2012 Italian Open – Men's Singles was a tennis tournament that took place from 14–21 May 2012. It was the 69th edition of the tournament and was classified as an ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event on the 2012 ATP World Tour. Novak Djokovic was the defending champion, but lost to Rafael Nadal 7–5, 6–3 in the final. With the win, Nadal became the first player to win this event six times.

Men's Singles
2012 Italian Open
ChampionSpain Rafael Nadal
Runner-upSerbia Novak Djokovic
Final score7–5, 6–3
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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SeedsEdit

The top eight seeds receive a bye into the second round.

01.     Novak Djokovic (Final)
02.     Rafael Nadal (Champion)
03.     Roger Federer (Semifinals)
04.     Andy Murray (Third round)
05.     Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (Quarterfinals)
06.     David Ferrer (Semifinals)
07.     Tomáš Berdych (Quarterfinals)
08.     Janko Tipsarević (Second round)
09.     John Isner (Second round)
10.     Juan Martín del Potro (Third round)
11.     Gilles Simon (Third round)
12.     Nicolás Almagro (Third round)
13.     Gaël Monfils (Second round)
14.     Juan Mónaco (Third round)
15.     Feliciano López (First round)
16.     Richard Gasquet (Quarterfinals)

Click on the seed number of a player to go to their draw section.

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Novak Djokovic 7 6
5   Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 5 1
1   Novak Djokovic 6 77
3   Roger Federer 2 64
3   Roger Federer 6 6
  Andreas Seppi 1 2
1   Novak Djokovic 5 3
2   Rafael Nadal 7 6
6   David Ferrer 77 6
16   Richard Gasquet 643
6   David Ferrer 660
2   Rafael Nadal 78 6
7   Tomáš Berdych 4 5
2   Rafael Nadal 6 7

Top HalfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
1   N Djokovic 6 6
  B Tomic 4 6 6   B Tomic 3 3
Q   S Giraldo 6 2 4 1   N Djokovic 4 6 6
  R Štěpánek 2 6 6 14   J Mónaco 6 2 3
  JI Chela 6 0 3   R Štěpánek 4 2
Q   A Ungur 2 2 14   J Mónaco 6 6
14   J Mónaco 6 6 1   N Djokovic 7 6
10   JM del Potro 7 3 6 5   J-W Tsonga 5 1
  M Llodra 5 6 4 10   JM del Potro 6 6
  T Bellucci 2 6 3   M Youzhny 4 2
  M Youzhny 6 3 6 10   JM del Potro 4 1
  V Troicki 4 6 6 5   J-W Tsonga 6 6
WC   F Volandri 6 4 3   V Troicki 3 2
5   J-W Tsonga 6 6

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
3   R Federer 6 6
Q   B Kavčič 1 3   C Berlocq 3 4
  C Berlocq 6 6 3   R Federer 6 5 6
  K Anderson 4 5   JC Ferrero 2 7 1
  JC Ferrero 6 7   JC Ferrero 7 6
  A Bogomolov, Jr. 4 1 13   G Monfils 5 3
13   G Monfils 6 6 3   R Federer 6 6
9   J Isner 2 77 6   A Seppi 1 2
  P Kohlschreiber 6 632 9   J Isner 6 655
  A Seppi 6 3 6   A Seppi 2 77 7
  D Istomin 4 6 3   A Seppi 6178 78
  S Wawrinka 6 4 7   S Wawrinka 77 6666
Q   R Haase 1 6 5   S Wawrinka 6 6
8   J Tipsarević 3 1

Bottom HalfEdit

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
6   D Ferrer 6 77
  F Verdasco 6   F Verdasco 3 63
  A Dolgopolov 0r 6   D Ferrer 6 77
Q   G García-López 6 6 11   G Simon 0 65
  P Andújar 4 1 Q   G García-López 4 6 4
  D Young 2 5 11   G Simon 6 2 6
11   G Simon 6 7 6   D Ferrer 77 6
16   R Gasquet 6 78 16   R Gasquet 643
  J Melzer 1 66 16   R Gasquet 6 6
  N Davydenko 3 6 3 WC   P Lorenzi 3 2
WC   P Lorenzi 6 2 6 16   R Gasquet 616 6
Q   A Ramos 3 4 4   A Murray 77 3 2
  D Nalbandian 6 6   D Nalbandian 1 6 5
4   A Murray 6 4 7

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Quarterfinals
7   T Berdych 6 6
  Ł Kubot 6 5 6   Ł Kubot 4 1
WC   P Starace 3 7 2 7   T Berdych 77 6
Q   S Querrey 77 5 6 12   N Almagro 633
  J Nieminen 647 4 Q   S Querrey 5 2
  M Čilić 2 6 0 12   N Almagro 7 6
12   N Almagro 6 3 6 7   T Berdych 4 5
15   F López 4 4 2   R Nadal 6 7
  M Granollers 6 6   M Granollers 6 6
WC   F Fognini 6 6 WC   F Fognini 3 4
  M Baghdatis 2 2   M Granollers 1 1
  M Raonic 654 2   R Nadal 6 6
  F Mayer 77 6   F Mayer 1 5
2   R Nadal 6 7

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Albert Ramos (Qualified)
  2.   Robin Haase (Qualified)
  3.   Mikhail Kukushkin (Qualifying competition)
  4.   Santiago Giraldo (Qualified)
  5.   Gilles Müller (Qualifying competition, withdrew)
  6.   Alejandro Falla (First round)
  7.   Go Soeda (First round)
  8.   Ivo Karlović (Qualifying competition)
  9.   Ryan Harrison (First round)
  10.   Albert Montañés (First round)
  11.   Matthew Ebden (First round)
  12.   Xavier Malisse (Qualifying competition)
  13.   Sam Querrey (Qualified)
  14.   Igor Andreev (Withdrew because of a right shoulder injury)

QualifiersEdit

Qualifying DrawEdit

First QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Albert Ramos 77 6
    Daniel Gimeno-Traver 634
1   Albert Ramos 6 6
WC   Gianluca Naso 4 3
WC   Gianluca Naso 6 6
11   Matthew Ebden 3 0

Second QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Robin Haase 6 711
    Sergiy Stakhovsky 4 69
2   Robin Haase 6 3 6
12   Xavier Malisse 3 6 4
WC   Matteo Viola 4 4
12   Xavier Malisse 6 6

Third QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Mikhail Kukushkin 6 6
    Flavio Cipolla 1 3
3   Mikhail Kukushkin 6 4 3
13   Sam Querrey 3 6 6
    Simone Bolelli 3 4
13   Sam Querrey 6 6

Fourth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Santiago Giraldo 4 6 77
    Ernests Gulbis 6 3 64
4   Santiago Giraldo 6 6
    Victor Hănescu 2 3
    Victor Hănescu 6 6
9   Ryan Harrison 4 2

Fifth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Gilles Müller 6 7
    Vasek Pospisil 1 5
5   Gilles Müller
    Adrian Ungur w/o
    Adrian Ungur 77 6
10   Albert Montañés 621

Sixth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Alejandro Falla 2 0
    Guillermo García-López 6 6
    Guillermo García-López 6 6
8   Ivo Karlović 4 4
    Philipp Petzschner 0 63
8   Ivo Karlović 6 77

Seventh QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Go Soeda 5 6 3
WC   Marco Cecchinato 7 2 6
WC   Marco Cecchinato 6 1 2
Alt   Blaž Kavčič 4 6 6
WC   Enrico Burzi 2 4
Alt   Blaž Kavčič 6 6

ReferencesEdit