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2012 Sony Ericsson Open – Men's Singles

The 2012 Sony Ericsson Open was a tennis tournament played at Key Biscayne, Miami, Florida from March 19 to April 1, 2012. It was the 28th edition of the Sony Ericsson Open and was played on hard courts at the Tennis Center at Crandon Park. The event was part of the 2012 ATP World Tour and 2012 WTA Tour. Novak Djokovic was the defending champion, and successfully defended his title by defeating Andy Murray 6–1, 7–6(7–4) in the final. It was Djokovic's third Sony Ericsson Open title.

Men's Singles
2012 Sony Ericsson Open
ChampionSerbia Novak Djokovic
Runner-upUnited Kingdom Andy Murray
Final score6–1, 7–6(7–4)
Events
Singles men women
Doubles men women
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Contents

SeedsEdit

All seeds received a bye into the second round.

01.     Novak Djokovic (Champion)
02.     Rafael Nadal (Semifinals, withdrew because of a left knee injury)
03.     Roger Federer (Third round)
04.     Andy Murray (Final)
05.     David Ferrer (Quarterfinals)
06.     Jo-Wilfried Tsonga (Quarterfinals)
07.     Tomáš Berdych (Third round)
08.     Mardy Fish (Quarterfinals)
09.     Janko Tipsarević (Quarterfinals)
10.     John Isner (Third round)
11.     Juan Martín del Potro (Fourth round)
12.     Nicolás Almagro (Fourth round)
13.     Gilles Simon (Fourth round)
14.     Gaël Monfils (Third round)
15.     Feliciano López (Second round)
16.     Kei Nishikori (Fourth round)
17.     Richard Gasquet (Fourth round)
18.     Alexandr Dolgopolov (Third round)
19.     Florian Mayer (Fourth round)
20.     Fernando Verdasco (Third round)
21.     Juan Mónaco (Semifinals)
22.     Jürgen Melzer (Third round)
23.     Marin Čilić (Third round)
24.     Marcel Granollers (Second round)
25.     Radek Štěpánek (Third round)
26.     Milos Raonic (Third round, withdrew because of a sprained right ankle)
27.     Viktor Troicki (Third round)
28.     Kevin Anderson (Third round)
29.     Juan Ignacio Chela (Second round)
30.     Julien Benneteau (Third round)
31.     Andy Roddick (Fourth round)
32.     Philipp Kohlschreiber (Third round)

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

FinalsEdit

Quarterfinals Semifinals Final
               
1   Novak Djokovic 6 77
5   David Ferrer 2 61
1   Novak Djokovic 6 77
21   Juan Mónaco 0 65
21   Juan Mónaco 6 6
8   Mardy Fish 1 3
1   Novak Djokovic 6 77
4   Andy Murray 1 64
9   Janko Tipsarević 6 3 4
4   Andy Murray 4 6 6
4   Andy Murray w/o
2   Rafael Nadal
6   Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 2 7 4
2   Rafael Nadal 6 5 6

Top halfEdit

Section 1Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
1   N Djokovic 6 6
  L Mayer 1 4   M Baghdatis 4 4
  M Baghdatis 6 6 1   N Djokovic 6 6
Q   G García-López 6 79 27   V Troicki 3 4
Q   R Ram 4 67 Q   G García-López 6 1 4
27   V Troicki 4 6 6
1   N Djokovic 7 6
17   R Gasquet 5 3
17   R Gasquet 6 666
  C-M Stebe 6 7   C-M Stebe 3 78 2
  F Cipolla 3 5 17   R Gasquet 6 5 6
  A Ramos 6 6   A Ramos 2 7 3
Q   S Bolelli 3 1   A Ramos 6 77
15   F López 4 65

Section 2Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
11   JM del Potro 7 6
  Ł Kubot 3 77 62   I Karlović 5 4
  I Karlović 6 6277 11   JM del Potro 6 77
  I Kunitsyn 710 77 23   M Čilić 3 63
WC   J Levine 6863   I Kunitsyn 3 61
23   M Čilić 6 77
11   JM del Potro 3 3
5   D Ferrer 6 6
30   J Benneteau 3 6 77
PR   B Becker 5 6 6 PR   B Becker 6 3 64
  O Rochus 7 3 2 30   J Benneteau 654
  S Stakhovsky 643 5   D Ferrer 77 6
  B Tomic 77 6   B Tomic 4 4
5   D Ferrer 6 6

Section 3Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
3   R Federer 6 77
WC   R Harrison 666 6 WC   R Harrison 2 63
  P Starace 78 4 4 3   R Federer 646 4
  A Bogomolov, Jr. 7 4 6531   A Roddick 77 1 6
  G Müller 5 6 77   G Müller 3 2
31   A Roddick 6 6
31   A Roddick 5 0
21   J Mónaco 7 6
21   J Mónaco 5
  Y-h Lu 6 6   Y-h Lu 0r
  J Nieminen 4 3 21   J Mónaco 4 6 6
Q   S Bubka 6 6 14   G Monfils 6 3 4
  E Gulbis 4 4 Q   S Bubka 4 4
14   G Monfils 6 6

Section 4Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
12   N Almagro 6 6
Q   D Goffin 7 6 Q   D Goffin 4 2
  D Young 5 4 12   N Almagro 6 6
Q   B Phau 6 6 20   F Verdasco 3 4
  C Berlocq 4 2 Q   B Phau 3 0
20   F Verdasco 6 6
12   N Almagro 3 77 3
8   M Fish 6 626
28   K Anderson 6 636
  S Querrey 6 5 7   S Querrey 3 77 3
  M Ebden 1 7 5 28   K Anderson 4 3
Q   F Dancevic 7 77 8   M Fish 6 6
  J Chardy 5 60 Q   F Dancevic 3 61
8   M Fish 6 77

Bottom halfEdit

Section 5Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
7   T Berdych 7 6
  N Mahut 7 4 77   N Mahut 5 1
WC   F González 5 6 637   T Berdych 3 6 4
  G Dimitrov 6 6   G Dimitrov 6 2 6
  M Kukushkin 2 2   G Dimitrov 6 4 6
29   JI Chela 2 6 4
  G Dimitrov 632
9   J Tipsarević 77 6
18   A Dolgopolov 6 7
Q   A Veić 2 6 6 Q   A Veić 4 5
WC   D Kudla 6 2 1 18   A Dolgopolov 4 7 2
  D Nalbandian 6 77 9   J Tipsarević 6 5 6
  S Darcis 4 60   D Nalbandian 5 3
9   J Tipsarević 7 6

Section 6Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
13   G Simon 6 6
Q   R Bautista-Agut 6 1 6 Q   R Bautista-Agut 4 2
  A Seppi 3 6 3 13   G Simon 77 6
  R Haase 6 6 22   J Melzer 654
WC   M Matosevic 3 4   R Haase 626 4
22   J Melzer 77 3 6
13   G Simon 3 4
4   A Murray 6 6
26   M Raonic 79 6
  D Sela 3 3 Q   A Clément 672
Q   A Clément 6 6 26   M Raonic
  A Falla 6 2 4   A Murray w/o
  D Istomin 1 1r   A Falla 2 3
4   A Murray 6 6

Section 7Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
6   J-W Tsonga 7 7
Q   É Roger-Vasselin 633   X Malisse 5 5
  X Malisse 77 6 6   J-W Tsonga 6 77
  T Bellucci 3 4 32   P Kohlschreiber 4 62
  F Gil 6 6   F Gil 2 5
32   P Kohlschreiber 6 7
6   J-W Tsonga 6 6
19   F Mayer 3 2
19   F Mayer 6 7
LL   T Kamke 0 6 65   I Dodig 4 5
  I Dodig 6 2 77 19   F Mayer 6 6
  N Davydenko 4 6 6 10   J Isner 4 2
  J Blake 6 4 4   N Davydenko 6 3 4
10   J Isner 2 6 6

Section 8Edit

First Round Second Round Third Round Fourth Round
16   K Nishikori 6 6
  R Sweeting 4 4   L Lacko 3 3
  L Lacko 6 6 16   K Nishikori 6 6
  M Llodra 4 66   L Rosol 4 2
  L Rosol 6 78   L Rosol 2 6 6
24   M Granollers 6 3 1
16   K Nishikori 4 4
2   R Nadal 6 6
25   R Štěpánek 77 6
Q   G Rufin 4 4 PR   T Haas 641
PR   T Haas 6 6 25   R Štěpánek 2 2
  P Andújar 3 2 2   R Nadal 6 6
  S Giraldo 6 6   S Giraldo 2 0
2   R Nadal 6 6

QualifyingEdit

SeedsEdit

  1.   Édouard Roger-Vasselin (Qualified)
  2.   Tobias Kamke (Qualifying competition, Lucky Loser)
  3.   Guillermo García-López (Qualified)
  4.   Matthias Bachinger (Qualifying competition)
  5.   Benoît Paire (Qualifying competition)
  6.   Paolo Lorenzi (Qualifying competition)
  7.   Éric Prodon (First round)
  8.   Igor Andreev (First round)
  9.   Wayne Odesnik (withdrew because of an abdominal injury)
  10.   Marsel İlhan (First round)
  11.   Simone Bolelli (Qualified)
  12.   Björn Phau (Qualified)
  13.   Bobby Reynolds (Qualifying competition)
  14.   Rogério Dutra da Silva (First round)
  15.   Rik de Voest (First round)
  16.   Ricardo Mello (First round)
  17.   Jürgen Zopp (First round, retired because of an ankle injury)
  18.   Horacio Zeballos (First round)
  19.   Thomas Schoorel (First round)
  20.   Michael Russell (Qualifying competition)
  21.   Grega Žemlja (First round, retired because of illness)
  22.   Paul Capdeville (Qualifying competition)
  23.   Teymuraz Gabashvili (withdrew because of a knee injury)
  24.   Andrey Golubev (First round)

QualifiersEdit

Lucky LosersEdit

  1.   Tobias Kamke

DrawEdit

KeyEdit

First QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
1   Édouard Roger-Vasselin 6
  Alexander Kudryavtsev 2 r
1   Édouard Roger-Vasselin 6 6
  James Ward 3 3
  James Ward 6 6
24   Andrey Golubev 3 3

Second QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
2   Tobias Kamke 6
  Júlio Silva 2 r
2   Tobias Kamke 4 2
  Antonio Veić 6 6
  Antonio Veić 7
21   Grega Žemlja 5 r

Third QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
3   Guillermo García-López 6 3 6
  Matteo Viola 3 6 4
3   Guillermo García-López 77 6
13   Bobby Reynolds 614
  Simone Vagnozzi 1 4
13   Bobby Reynolds 6 6

Fourth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
4   Matthias Bachinger 6 6
  Ruben Bemelmans 4 2
4   Matthias Bachinger 2 4
  Rajeev Ram 6 6
  Rajeev Ram 6 6
Alt   Michail Elgin 2 4

Fifth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
5   Benoît Paire 6 2 6
  Alex Kuznetsov 1 6 4
5   Benoît Paire 2 2
  David Goffin 6 6
  David Goffin 4
17   Jürgen Zopp 0r

Sixth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
6   Paolo Lorenzi 710 6
  Arnau Brugués-Davi 683
6   Paolo Lorenzi 7 4 5
  Roberto Bautista-Agut 5 6 7
  Roberto Bautista-Agut 77 4 78
15   Rik de Voest 656 66

Seventh QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
7   Éric Prodon 3 3
  Facundo Bagnis 6 6
    Facundo Bagnis 0 1
  Guillaume Rufin 6 6
  Guillaume Rufin 7 6
18   Horacio Zeballos 5 1

Eighth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
8   Igor Andreev 710 4 2
  Arnaud Clément 686 6
  Arnaud Clément 7 6
22   Paul Capdeville 5 1
WC   Gastão Elias 6 3 4
22   Paul Capdeville 1 6 6

Ninth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
Alt   Víctor Estrella 684
  Yuichi Sugita 710 6
    Yuichi Sugita 6 3 1
  Frank Dancevic 4 6 6
  Frank Dancevic 6 6
16   Ricardo Mello 4 4

Tenth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
10   Marsel İlhan 4 1
WC   Marco Chiudinelli 6 6
WC   Marco Chiudinelli 3 1r
WC   Sergei Bubka 6 3
WC   Sergei Bubka 7 6
14   Rogério Dutra da Silva 5 4

Eleventh QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
11   Simone Bolelli 4 77 6
  Amer Delić 6 653
11   Simone Bolelli 77 7
  Florent Serra 625
  Florent Serra 6 6
19   Thomas Schoorel 3 2

Twelfth QualifierEdit

First Round Qualifying Competition
          
12   Björn Phau 77 6
WC   Daniel Evans 640
12   Björn Phau 3 6 6
20   Michael Russell 6 1 2
WC   Tim Smyczek 6 3 2
20   Michael Russell 4 6 6

ReferencesEdit