Djokovic marches on in victory over Zverev
Novak Djokovic defeated Alexander Zverev 6/4, 6/1 to sustain his unbeaten run and lead position in the Guga Kuerten Group standings. The Serbian now leads 2-1 in their career matches. Djokovic won the first set 6/4 on a single break of the Zverev serve, thanks to his returning success off the German’s hard delivery in…
Federer, Djokovic divided over future venue for ATP Finals
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic were split Friday over whether the season-ending ATP Finals should remain in London after 2020 as tennis chiefs consider where the event should be staged in future. The ATP, the governing body of men's professional tennis, announced in August the opening of an international tender process to determine the future…
Djokovic, Khachanov meet in today’s Paris Masters finals
Novak Djokovic beat Roger Federer in three thrilling sets to reach the final of the Paris Masters. In their 47th meeting, the Serb took the match 7-6 (8-6) 5-7 7-6 (7-3) in three hours and two minutes. Djokovic, who will return to world number one tomorrow, will face Karen Khachanov in today’s final after the…
Match-ups of old rivalries
The quarter-final matches brought up the burden of records from two long-standing match-ups featuring Novak Djokovic with Marin Cilic; as well as Roger Federer with Kei Nishikori. However, the other two match-ups herald the beginning of an unknown future.
Anderson up to sixth as Nadal faces battle to stay top
South Africa's Kevin Anderson climbed up two places to sixth in Monday's ATP rankings after sealing a berth at the Tour Finals following his title in Vienna at the weekend. The 32-year-old Anderson became the first South African singles player in over two decades to qualify for the end-of-season event with his victory over Kei…
Djokovic wins Shanghai Open
Novak Djokovic of Serbia added the Rolex Masters trophy to his haul this year, when he defeated Borna Coric of Croatia, 6/3; 6/4. The runner-up had pulled the greatest upset of the tournament by dispatching top seeded Roger Federer in the semifinals.
Djokovic meets Coric for Shanghai title
Novak Djokovic booked his place in today’s final with a quick 6/1; 6/2 victory over Alexander “Sascha” Zverev of Germany, in just 59 minutes.
Irresistible Djokovic schools Zverev to reach Shanghai final
Novak Djokovic lined up a potential title showdown with Roger Federer after dismantling a shell-shocked Alexander Zverev 6-2, 6-1 on Saturday to surge into the Shanghai Masters final.
Federer, Djokovic through to Shanghai Open’s quarterfinals, Del Potro retires
Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic moved a step closer to a possible face off in the final of the on-going Shanghai Open tennis tournament when the top seeded Federer outlasted Spain’s Roberto Bautista Agut 6/2; 2/6; 6/4 and Djokovic....