Another Sunday, another shot at a title for Milo Raonic. Rao-who? Milos Raonic, the Maple Leaf Missle from Canada as he is being dubbed, is taking the tennis world by storm these past two weeks.
By upending the defending champion Fenando Verdasco last week, Raonic, ranked 59th in the world and on the tour for only 11 months, captured his first tour title at the SAP Open in San Jose, CA. Now he returns to face American Andy Roddick on Sunday February 2oth at The Racquet Club of Memphis at 3pm CST. Raonic reached his second final in as many weeks by defeating American Mardy Fish 6-4, 4-6, 6-3.
Roddick, who is ranked 8th in the world on the ATP Tour reached 50th tournament final by defeating Juan Martin Del Potro of Argentina. Del Potro had not dropped serve until facing Roddick who won the match 6-3, 6-4.