VERDASCO 1-6 0-6 - GAME, SET & MATCH! Ouch. That is the only way to descibe Verdasco's performance today as he slips out of the Indian Wells Masters in ignominious fashion with a one and love loss to Jarkko Nieminen. Nieminen will next play the winner between Ferrer and Anderson, by the way.
Fernando Verdasco - Jarkko Nieminen
Indian Wells Masters - 9 March 2013
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VERDASCO 1-6 - SET! Spanish 29th seed Verdasco did eventually get one game on the board in the opening set but Nieminen quickly got things back on track by serving out at the first attempt. That was not pretty at all from Verdasco
VERDASCO 0-4 - BREAK! Out on Stadium 3, Fernando Verdasco has made a shockingly poor start to his clash with Jarkko Nieminen. The Spaniard is now a double break down, having won just three points behind his first serve (and none behind his second) despite having a first serve percentage of 81.