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Roger Federer closes gap on Rafael Nadal after Shanghai win

Roger Federer closes gap on Rafael Nadal after Shanghai win

Roger Federer has closed the gap on Rafael Nadal at the top of the latest ATP world rankings released on Monday following his victory over the Spaniard at the Shanghai Masters.

Oct 16, 2017, 16:34 PM IST
Rafael Nadal marches into China Open quarters

Rafael Nadal marches into China Open quarters

Currently, Nadal leads the ATP World Tour with 58 match wins in 2017 and is chasing his sixth tour-level crown in what has been an outstanding season.

Oct 05, 2017, 20:49 PM IST
Stan Wawrinka to miss Rogers Cup, Cincinnati events with knee injury

Stan Wawrinka to miss Rogers Cup, Cincinnati events with knee injury

The 32-year-old Geneva Open winner battled with the injury throughout the grasscourt season and was knocked out in the first round of the Aegon Championships and Wimbledon.

Aug 02, 2017, 20:33 PM IST
Novak Djokovic to miss rest of the season with elbow injury

Novak Djokovic to miss rest of the season with elbow injury

Djokovic posted the video shortly before a news conference at which he explained his decision in more detail.

Jul 26, 2017, 18:57 PM IST
Amritraj brothers disappointed with Chennai Open shift to Pune

Amritraj brothers disappointed with Chennai Open shift to Pune

The former Davis Cuppers, who hailed from Chennai, had worked hard to bring the tournament here in 1997 as the Gold Flake Open ATP tournament, generating great fan following.

Jul 21, 2017, 19:29 PM IST
Roger Federer, currently ranked fourth, says he wants to play French Open 2017

Roger Federer, currently ranked fourth, says he wants to play French Open 2017

The 18-time Grand Slam champion had made to the quarterfinals of the 2015 French Open where he had eventually lost and missed last year`s event while dealing with knee and back injuries.

May 01, 2017, 13:20 PM IST
Monte Carlo Masters: Rafael Nadal to face Spanish compatriot Albert Ramos-Vinolas for 10th title

Monte Carlo Masters: Rafael Nadal to face Spanish compatriot Albert Ramos-Vinolas for 10th title

The Spaniard, who saved seven of nine break points, had come to the principality with only three previous victories from 29 matches against top 10 opponents. 

Apr 22, 2017, 23:41 PM IST
Monte-Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic defeat Gilles Simon, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga loses opening match

Monte-Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic defeat Gilles Simon, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga loses opening match

It was the first appearance for Djokovic on clay after his success in last year`s French Open. The world No. 2 committed many unforced errors, and had needed to win three consecutive games to make a comeback from a 4-5 deficit in the third set to seal victory.

Apr 19, 2017, 15:31 PM IST
Miami Open Masters: Andy Murray withdraws due to elbow injury

Miami Open Masters: Andy Murray withdraws due to elbow injury

Murray, the 2012 and 2016 Olympic champion, lost to Djokovic in January in the Qatar Open final but won his 45th career title earlier this month in Dubai.
 

Mar 18, 2017, 23:23 PM IST
Andy Murray, Serena Williams lead latest ATP, WTA rankings

Andy Murray, Serena Williams lead latest ATP, WTA rankings

Serbian Novak Djokovic came in second in ATP rankings with 9.735 points, followed by Swiss Stan Wawrinka.

Feb 27, 2017, 18:03 PM IST
Novak Djokovic back on court at Acapulco after shoulder injury

Novak Djokovic back on court at Acapulco after shoulder injury

Djokovic had accepted a wildcard into the Mexican tournament which boasts a strong field including Australian Open finalist Rafa Nadal and world number four Milos Raonic.

Feb 24, 2017, 10:35 AM IST
Delray Open: Juan Martin Del Potro beats Damir Dzumhur, books quarter-final clash with Sam Querrey

Delray Open: Juan Martin Del Potro beats Damir Dzumhur, books quarter-final clash with Sam Querrey

Argentina`s Del Potro, the 2011 Delray Beach champion playing just his second match of 2017, held on to beat the 24-year-old Bosnian 7-6 (7/5), 4-6, 6-3.

Feb 24, 2017, 10:16 AM IST
Open Sud de France: Teen sensation Alexander Zverev beats Richard Gasquet for 2nd ATP title

Open Sud de France: Teen sensation Alexander Zverev beats Richard Gasquet for 2nd ATP title

His first ATP World Tour title came last September, when he beat two Top 10 players in Tomas Berdych and Stan Wawrinka to lift the St. Petersburg Open trophy.

Feb 13, 2017, 00:11 AM IST
Roger Federer beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods as world's most marketable athlete in 2016

Roger Federer beats Cristiano Ronaldo, Tiger Woods as world's most marketable athlete in 2016

Federer`s fellow tennis greats Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal are also listed in the top 10.

Jan 13, 2017, 15:34 PM IST
World No.1 Andy Murray commits to play at Queen's club for rest of his career

World No.1 Andy Murray commits to play at Queen's club for rest of his career

World number one Andy Murray has agreed to play in the traditional Wimbledon warm-up event at Queen's Club for the rest of his career.

Jan 12, 2017, 10:03 AM IST
Chennai Open: Roberto Bautista Agut claims singles crown; Rohan Bopanna, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan win doubles title

Chennai Open: Roberto Bautista Agut claims singles crown; Rohan Bopanna, Jeevan Nedunchezhiyan win doubles title

Bopanna and Nedunchezhiyan, playing only the second time together, notched up a memorable victory in a historic all-Indian doubles final.

Jan 08, 2017, 22:39 PM IST
Brisbane International: 'Baby Fed' Grigor Dimitrov beats Kei Nishikori to win first title since 2014

Brisbane International: 'Baby Fed' Grigor Dimitrov beats Kei Nishikori to win first title since 2014

He defeated Japan's Kei Nishikori in three sets, 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 in one hour and 50 minutes at Queensland Tennis Centre.

Jan 08, 2017, 17:49 PM IST
Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic makes statement in epic win over Andy Murray in Doha final

Qatar Open: Novak Djokovic makes statement in epic win over Andy Murray in Doha final

The world number two said it was "the dream start" to 2017 in his build-up to the defence of the Australian Open title later this month.

Jan 08, 2017, 09:57 AM IST
Qatar Open Final: Novak Djokovic defeats Andy Murray in Australian Open prelude

Qatar Open Final: Novak Djokovic defeats Andy Murray in Australian Open prelude

The Serbian won 6-3, 5-7, 6-4 after wasting three match points in the second set.

Jan 08, 2017, 00:36 AM IST
Qatar Open: Andy Murray progresses into quater-final with hard fought victory over Gerald Melzer

Qatar Open: Andy Murray progresses into quater-final with hard fought victory over Gerald Melzer

Murray, who looked drained at the end, will play Spain`s Nicolas Almagro next.

Jan 05, 2017, 09:42 AM IST