Djokovic aims to cut 'gentle giant' Del Potro down to size
Novak Djokovic hailed Juan Martin del Potro as a "gentle giant" but he'll have no hesitation in attempting to cut his close friend down to size in Sunday's US Open final. Djokovic, the 2011 and 2015 champion, will be looking to complete the Wimbledon-US Open double for a third time when he tackles the 2009…
Big upsets at U.S. Open as Federer, Sharapova fall
In the early hours of yesterday , Roger Federer was sent packing by Australian John Millman, 3/6; 7/5; 7/6 (7); 7/6 (3), while Maria Sharapova was a shadow of herself in a straight sets loss to Carla Suarez-Navarro of Spain, 6/4; 6/3.
Federer dominates Nishioka to reach US Open 2nd round
Five-time champion Roger Federer eased into the second round of the US Open on Tuesday, beating Japan's Yoshihito Nishioka 6-2, 6-2, 6-4.
Federer to clash with Djokovic in Cincy tennis final
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic will be fighting for records when the all-star pair clash in Sunday's final at the ATP-WTA Cincinnati Masters. Federer, a seven-time champion here, will be bidding to increase his tournament leading total, while Djokovic is keen to win the only Masters 1000 tournament missing from his trophy collection. Second seed…
Federer opens with win over Gojowczyk, Kvitova ousts Williams
Roger Federer began his US Open preparation with a quick 6-4, 6-4 defeat of Peter Gojowczyk in his first ATP Cincinnati Masters appearance since 2015.
Anderson in upset victory over Federer
Kevin Anderson of South Africa made history by defeating the top seed and defending champion, Roger Federer in a thriller that was fought for 4 hours and 14 minutes. At the handshake, the 33-year old lanky man won the greatest victory of his career, by the score of 2/6; 6/7 (5); 7/5; 6/4; 11/13. The…
Federer, Nadal close in on dream Wimbledon final
World number one Nadal, the two-time champion, reached his first quarter-final at Wimbledon since 2011 -- when he went on to finish runner-up -- with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 win over Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic.
Federer, Serena aim to advance on Wimbledon's 'Manic Monday'
Roger Federer and Serena Williams will be expected to maintain their flawless progress at Wimbledon as the title favourites head into the fourth round looking to survive the tournament's giant-killing carnage on Monday.
Federer cruises pass Lajovic at Wimbledon opening day
Roger Federer of Switzerland opened defence of his title by defeating Serbia’s Dusan Lajovic, 6/1; 6/3; 6/4 on an opening day that featured many American players with mixed fortunes. The fourth seeded Sloane Stephens suffered an upset in the hands of Donna Vekic of Croatia 6/3; 6/2 while Madison Keys defeated Australia’s Tomljanovic 6/4; 6/2.…