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Last Updated: Sunday, 13 June, 2004, 12:57 GMT 13:57 UK
Gamewatch: Roddick v Grosjean
Result: Roddick 7-6 (7-4) 6-4 Grosjean

All the action from the Stella Artois Championship final at Queen's Club between top seed and defending champion Andy Roddick beats fifth seed Sebastien Grosjean in straight sets.

Second set

Roddick 6-4 Grosjean

Grosjean's forehand crosscourt shot goes wide to put him just two points away from defeat on 15-30. He pulls a point back but makes another error when his shot goes long to give Roddick match point. A further mistake from the fifth seed means a straight sets loss.

Roddick 5-4 Grosjean

Grosjean forces an error from Roddick to move to 30-30, but a second serve ace puts the American back in charge. A poor backhand into the net from the Frenchman hands the game to Roddick.

Roddick 4-4 Grosjean

Grosjean is clearly changed his tactics, making the rallies shorter and going for more winners. He moves to 40-0 for what looks like a potential love service game, but Roddick nicks a point before the Frenchman seals the game.

Roddick 4-3 Grosjean

A 147mph serve is the highlight of another love-service game for Roddick - his second in a row.

Roddick 3-3 Grosjean

Two unforced errors put Grosjean in trouble at 30-30 but some quality rallying from the fifth seed levels the game at 3-3.

Roddick 3-2 Grosjean

The defending champion make short work of his opponent with a love-service game.

Roddick 2-2 Grosjean

Roddick makes the most of Grosjean's sudden service game nerves to grab himself a break point, but the Frenchman battles back by taking the next three points and game.

Roddick 2-1 Grosjean

Roddick matches his old speed record with a 152mph serve as he seals the game with ease.

Roddick 1-1 Grosjean

Roddick immediately breaks back as he takes advantage of Groskjean's attempt to mix up his serve and volleying.

Roddick 0-1 Grosjean

Grosjean makes the perfect riposte after losing the opening set by breaking Roddick's serve to love with an impressive passing shot down the line.

First set

Roddick 7-6 (7-4) Grosjean

Both players battle to 4-4 before Roddick finally breaks down the Frenchman after a tremendous rally. He then takes the next two points to capture the first set.

Roddick 6-6 Grosjean

Grosjean at last gets his chance for the set with two set points on 40-15, but Roddick's serve and an overrule from the umpire on a linecall takes the set to a tie-break.

Roddick 5-6 Grosjean

The Frenchman's tactic of concentrating on his service game seems to be working as hits his third ace of the day.

Roddick 5-5 Grosjean

Grosjean gets Roddick's first serve back for the first time but it is not enough as the American secures the game without losing a point.

Roddick 4-5 Grosjean

Grosjean grabs his second ace of the day before sealing the game with a well-timed crosscourt winner.

Roddick 4-4 Grosjean

Roddick hits a 127mph second serve but still manages to notch up another ace. There is a brief delay as he loses a a vibration-limiting device on the strings of his racquet, but the American eventally polishes off the game with another ace, around 142mph.

Roddick 3-4 Grosjean

Roddick takes a point with a forehand volley but it is not enough as the match continues to go with serve.

Roddick 3-3 Grosjean

Grosjean is unable to answer the sheer power of Roddick's serve as the American speeds to 40-0, but a double fault and an unforced error gives the Frenchman brief hope before the American secures the game.

Roddick 2-3 Grosjean

A strange choice of shot selection puts Grosjean in trouble as his forehand slice goes straight into the net to take the score to 30-30, but the fifth holds it together to take the next two points.

Roddick 2-2 Grosjean

Roddick powers to 40-0 thanks to his serve before committing his first double fault. It is the only chance Grojean gets befores the American secures the game with another devastating serve.

Roddick 1-2 Grosjean

Grosjean stumbles to 15-40 but fights back to save two break points. The Frenchman gains advantage twice before Roddick falters twice on his return to hand him the game.

Roddick 1-1 Grosjean

Roddick gives a taste of things to come by hitting a 142mph serve. Grojean battles back to 30-30 before the American eases to his first game.

Roddick 0-1 Grosjean

An impressive start by Grosjean as he storms to 40-0 before making his first mistake. Seals the game after Roddick returns into the net.

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