Reigning Indian Wells champion Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina will not be defending his title in in the first Masters 1000 event this year because of his knee injury. Sify - Published Also reported by •Firstpost
Melbourne, Australia (CNN)For the second straight day at the Australian Open, a towering player hit 50 more aces than his shorter opponent . Japan's Kei Nishikori withstood 59 aces Thursday to defeat..
Del Potro, who won the tournament in Florida in 2011, will next face big-serving American Reilly Opelka after last week's New York Open champion saw off countryman Tennys Sandgren 6-4, 6-0 earlier in.. Firstpost - Published
Del Potro, the 2009 US Open champion, is sitting out the year's first Grand Slam tournament, the Australian Open, as he continues to recover after fracturing his right kneecap in October. Firstpost - Published
Nadal, the current world number two, has not played a main tour event since a knee problem forced him to retire during his US Open semi-final against Juan Martin del Potro in September. Firstpost - Published
Alexander Zverev became the first German to reach the last four at the ATP Finals for 15 years as he beat American John Isner 7-6(5) 6-3 at the O2 Arena on Friday.
The 21-year-old edged a tight.. DNA - Published
Three years after nearly making it to the ATP World Tour Finals, John Isner will finally make his debut at the season-ending event, after injuries to Rafael Nadal and Juan Martin Del Potro. Firstpost - Published
Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week's ATP Tour Finals in London due to injury, so Novak Djokovic will end the year as world number one having returned to the top of the rankings on.. DNA - Published
Nishikori will join Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer, Alexander Zverev, Kevin Anderson, Marin Cilic and Dominic Thiem at the elite eight-player event. Zee News - Published Also reported by •DNA
Roger Federer had to fight hard to hold off Serbia's Filip Krajinovic on Tuesday, edging to a 6-2 4-6 6-4 win to reach the second round of the Swiss Indoors.
The eight-time champion flirted with his.. DNA - Published
Right now, Nishikori is ninth in the race at 3000 points, with Dominic Thiem ahead of him by 535 points and John Isner trailing by 70. Del Potro, currently in third position, has all but withdrawn from.. Firstpost - Published
"It's a very difficult moment. I feel very sad," said the World No 4 who is walking with his leg in a splint after fracturing the patella bone in his right knee. "It's a hard blow which.. Firstpost - Published
Novak Djokovic will face Alexander Zverev in the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters after the 14-time Grand Slam champion beat Kevin Anderson 7-6 (7/1), 6-3 on Friday.
Djokovic saved set point in.. DNA - Published
Roger Federer survived a scare in his match against Roberto Bautista Agut to scrape into the quarter-finals while Argentine Juan Martin Del Potro's terrible week got worse as he was forced to pull out.. Firstpost - Published
Naomi Osaka admitted that she gets "stressed out" trying to live up to "the hype" after the US Open champion was beaten in the China Open semi-finals on Saturday.
The 20-year-old Japanese, who.. DNA - Published
Naomi Osaka is the reigning US Open champion, the first Japanese to win a Grand Slam singles title and a fast-rising star of tennis -- but do not call her cool.
Osaka bolstered her growing fame as.. DNA - Published
Naomi Osaka made the startling admission on Monday that winning the US Open was "bittersweet" and "not the happiest memory" and revealed that she has been trying to forget about the career-defining.. DNA - Published
India's depleted Davis Cup squad will bank on the consistency of Prajnesh Gunneswaran to pull the side through when it takes on a shorn-of-star-power Serbia in the World Group Play-off tie here from.. DNA - Published
Djokovic sees the numbers firmly in his favour as he fights for his third US Open title against Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina. Most importantly, Djokovic has perhaps his biggest weapon of all back.. Firstpost - Published
For Novak Djokovic, a season that got off to a gloomy start is heading for a brilliant finish after he dismissed Juan Martin Del Potro 6-3 7-6(4) 6-3 to win the U.S. Open on Sunday and earn.. Reuters India - Published
For Novak Djokovic, a season that got off to a gloomy start is heading for a brilliant finish after he dismissed Juan Martin Del Potro 6-3 7-6(4) 6-3 to win the US Open on Sunday and earn back-to-back.. DNA - Published