'Fresh' Nishikori craves more court time after quick US Open win
Former US Open runner-up Kei Nishikori admitted he would have liked longer on the court after Argentine qualifier Marco Trungelliti quit with an injury just 47 minutes into Monday's first-round encounter.
Nadal, Nishikori, Querrey, advance to Wimbledon’s fourth round
Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori and Sam Querrey advanced to the fourth round of the Wimbledon yesterday, as the first week of the Championships runs to a close. The eighth seeded Nishikori achieved a 6/4, 6/3, 6/2 victory over Steve Johnson, while Sam Querrey defeated Australia’s John Millman 7/6 (3), 7/6 (8), 6/3. The third seeded…
2019 French Open: The older generation prevails
The older generation prevailed as Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer and Kei Nishikori advanced after surviving the stiff challenge by David Goffin, Casper Ruud and Laslo Dere in the third round. Nadal defeated Belgian Goffin 6/1; 6/3; 4/6; 6/3. Federer defeated Norwegian Rudd 6/3; 6/6; 7/6 (8). Nishikori outlasted Slovakia’s Dere 6/4; 6/7(8); 6/3; 4/6; 8/6.…
Osaka will learn to deal with fame says Nishikori
Kei Nishikori is confident his Japanese compatriot Naomi Osaka will learn to cope with pressure as she deals deal with her new elite status in tennis.
Djokovic eases into title clash with Nadal
Novak Djokovic defeated Lucas Pouille of France 6-0, 2-2, 6-2 in continuation of his easy path to a possible seventh title at the Australian Open in Melbourne.
History-making Federer, Nishikori
Roger Federer’s title victory in Basel entered the record books in numbers, but Kevin Anderson’s win over Kei Nishikori in the Vienna finals made history...
Nishikori upsets Thiem in Vienna
Kei Nishikori sent out the top seed and home favourite Dominic Thiem 6/3.
Kei Nishikori, Naomi Osaka keep Japan’s flag flying at U.S. Open
When this 50th anniversary edition of the US Open kicked off, there were 128 men and 128 women from many countries. As the fiesta reached semi-final stage, only the host country and Japan have two gladiators standing.
Nishikori feels 'tough' after overcoming wrist injury
Japan's Kei Nishikori, back on form after a torn right wrist tendon, returns to the scene of his most recent outdoor title hoping to launch another strong US Open run.