Masters Guinot-Mary Cohr

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Masters Guinot-Mary Cohr
Masters Guinot Mary Cohr.jpg
 Exhibition
Location Rueil-Malmaison, Paris
France France
Venue Paris Golf and Country Club (2009-present)
Surface Clay court
Website guinotmarycohrmasters.com

The Masters Guinot-Mary Cohr is a tennis team exhibition event played on clay the week before the French Open. It features two teams, Guinot (Red) and Mary Cohr (Green). Both are made up of five players and 1 playing captain. The captains have been Marat Safin, James Blake, David Ferrer, and Michaël Llodra. Team Guinot currently hold a 2-0 series lead over team Mary Cohr, with the most recent tie (2011) ending in a draw. Each match is played best-of-three sets, with a match tiebreak in place of a third set.

Four editions were held from 2009 to 2012, after which the sponsor, Guinot Mary Cohr withdrew its support. The 2013 edition was cancelled while other sponsorship was sought.[1]

2009[edit]

Team Guinot won the tie by 4 matches to 2 after James Blake had the chance to make the tie a draw in the final rubber.[2]

Guinot
4
Paris Golf and Country Club, Paris
20–22 May 2009
Clay (outdoors)
Mary Cohr
2
1 2 3
1 United Kingdom
France
Andy Murray
Paul-Henri Mathieu
4
6
7
6
[8]
[10]
 
2 France
Cyprus
Gaël Monfils
Marcos Baghdatis
4
6
0
6
   
3 Switzerland
Switzerland
Roger Federer
Stanislas Wawrinka
6
2
6
4
   
4 Spain
France
Rafael Nadal
Arnaud Clément
6
3
6
3
   
5 Spain
France
Tommy Robredo
Fabrice Santoro
6
2
6
3
   
6 Russia
United States
Marat Safin (Guinot Captain)
James Blake (Mary Cohr Captain)
6
4
7
6
   


2010[edit]

Team Guinot won the tie by 4 matches to 2. After David Ferrer had the chance to leave the tie at a 3 all in the final rubber.[3]

Guinot
4
Paris Golf and Country Club, Paris
19–21 May 2010
Clay (outdoors)
Mary Cohr
2
1 2 3
1 France
Switzerland
Jo Wilfried Tsonga
Stanislas Wawrinka
5
7
6
4
[11]
[9]
 
2 Chile
France
Fernando González
Sébastien Grosjean
6
3
6
2
   
3 Germany
Switzerland
Rainer Schüttler
Roger Federer
6
4
3
6
[5]
[10]
 
4 United Kingdom
United States
Andy Murray
Mardy Fish
77
65
64
77
[11]
[9]
 
5 Russia
United States
Mikhail Youzhny
Andy Roddick
3
6
2
6
   
6 France
Spain
Michaël Llodra (Guinot Captain)
David Ferrer (Mary Cohr Captain)
7
6
6
2
   


2011[edit]

The tie ended in a draw at 3 matches all, after Team Guinot Captain Richard Gasquet won the final rubber.

Guinot
3
Paris Golf and Country Club, Paris
18–20 May 2011
Clay (outdoors)
Mary Cohr
3
1 2 3
1 France
Switzerland
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Stanislas Wawrinka
6
2
78
66
   
2 France
France
Jérémy Chardy
Gaël Monfils
2
6
611
713
   
3 France
France
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga
Nicolas Mahut
6
3
6
4
   
4 France
France
Michaël Llodra
Julien Benneteau
1
6
2
6
   
5 Croatia
France
Ivan Ljubičić
Gilles Simon
67
79
6
4
[12]
[14]
 
6 France
Spain
Richard Gasquet (Guinot Captain)
Fernando Verdasco (Mary Cohr Captain)
6
3
4
6
[10]
[8]
 

2012[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ News on the tournament website
  2. ^ "Guinot-Mary Cohr 2009". 
  3. ^ "Guinot-Mary Cohr 2010". 
  4. ^ "Masters Mary Cohr - Ljubicic replaces Nishikori". 
  5. ^ a b "Tired Djokovic, Hewitt pull out of French exo". 
  6. ^ Mitchell, Kevin (19 May 2011). "Andy Murray pulls out of exhibition match after injury scare". The Guardian (London). 

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