Querrey wins Memphis title
Sam Querrey rallied for a 6-7 (3/7), 7-6 (7/5), 6-3 triumph over
fellow American John Isner Sunday in the final of the ATP Tourís Memphis
Isner, the sixth seed, overpowered his doubles partner and newly
named Davis Cup teammate in the first set, but faltered after taking a
5-2 lead in the second-set tiebreaker.
Eighth-seeded Querrey, who upset top-seeded Andy Roddick in the
quarter-finals, battled back to claim the third title of his career and
first of 2010.
Querrey, who was never broken in the match, won two straight points
on Isnerís serve to take a 6-5 lead in the second-set tiebreaker and
rolled from there. He broke Isner for a 2-1 lead in the third, and broke
again to seal the match.Isner had been in firm control, taking a 5-2
lead in the second-set tiebreaker when Querrey mis-hit a return.