Cincinnati Masters

Cincinnati Masters: Grigor Dimitrov downs Nick Kyrgios for biggest career crown

Cincinnati Masters: Grigor Dimitrov downs Nick Kyrgios for biggest career crown

Kyrgios, who ousted Monday`s new world number one Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals, has not won an ATP title since taking his third last year in Tokyo.

Aug 21, 2017, 06:35 AM IST
Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep seeks No. 1 in Cincy; Nick Kyrgios storms into final

Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep seeks No. 1 in Cincy; Nick Kyrgios storms into final

The second-ranked Romanian tries to become the 24th different woman atop the list by winning Sunday`s final against Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza, who ousted top-ranked Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-2.

Aug 20, 2017, 08:51 AM IST
Nick Kyrgios beats new World No.1 Rafael Nadal to reach Cincinnati Masters semi-finals

Nick Kyrgios beats new World No.1 Rafael Nadal to reach Cincinnati Masters semi-finals

For Nadal, this was his third straight upset after his La Decima at Roland Garros, barring him each time to even head into the semis. He had lost to Giles Muller in a pulsating five-setter in the round of 16 of Wimbledon 2017, then came a shock in Montreal quarters when 18-year-old Dennis Shapovalov scripted his first upset in the highway to US Open.

Aug 19, 2017, 09:13 AM IST
Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep advances in quest to win title, take No. 1 spot; sails into quarter-final

Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep advances in quest to win title, take No. 1 spot; sails into quarter-final

Romania`s Halep, a French Open runner-up for the second time in June, can overtake top-ranked Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova by winning the title in the final major tuneup for the US Open.

Aug 18, 2017, 08:11 AM IST
Sania Mirza - Peng Shuai progress, Ramkumar Ramanathan crashes out of Cincinnati Masters

Sania Mirza - Peng Shuai progress, Ramkumar Ramanathan crashes out of Cincinnati Masters

The fourth seeded Indo-Chinese duo romped home with a comfortable 7-5 6-4 win over Germany`s Julia Görges and Ukraine`s Olga Savchuk in a last-16 clash that lasted one and a half hour on Wednesday.

Aug 17, 2017, 13:38 PM IST
World No 1 Rafael Nadal wins opener, US teen ousts Alexander Zverev at Cincinnati Masters

World No 1 Rafael Nadal wins opener, US teen ousts Alexander Zverev at Cincinnati Masters

Nadal, a 15-time Grand Slam champion who captured his 10th French Open crown in June, defeated Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-4, improving to 15-0 in ATP matches against the Frenchman.

Aug 17, 2017, 09:03 AM IST
Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season with wrist injury

Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season with wrist injury

The 27-year-old world number nine becomes the latest of a clutch of high-ranked players to take time out from the sport due to injury.

Aug 17, 2017, 00:17 AM IST
Venus Williams wins Round 1 match at Cincinnati Masters

Venus Williams wins Round 1 match at Cincinnati Masters

Fashion-conscious Williams` biggest struggle on the court may have been with her jewellery after her hoop earing fell off at one point and later got tangled with her necklace. 

Aug 16, 2017, 14:38 PM IST
Andy Murray out of Cincinnati Masters with hip injury

Andy Murray out of Cincinnati Masters with hip injury

The 30-year-old Scotsman, who has topped the rankings since last November, could be overtaken this week by French Open champion Rafael Nadal if the Spaniard reaches this week`s Montreal semi-finals.

Aug 09, 2017, 22:21 PM IST
After Wimbledon victory, Garbine Muguruza all set for US hardcourt season

After Wimbledon victory, Garbine Muguruza all set for US hardcourt season

US Open has however not been her favourite spot in the world of tennis. She has so far appeared in only four seasons and her best performance on that hard court has been round two. She has somehow failed to crawl forward at the Flushing Meadows

Jul 29, 2017, 16:04 PM IST
Olympic champion Andy Murray sets up Cincinnati showdown against Marin Cilic

Olympic champion Andy Murray sets up Cincinnati showdown against Marin Cilic

The world number two swept aside his Canadian opponent Raonic 6-3, 6-3 in a thrilling semi-final contest that lasted one and a half hour.

Aug 21, 2016, 19:54 PM IST
Andy Murray survives grueling day for top seeds in Cincinnati Masters

Andy Murray survives grueling day for top seeds in Cincinnati Masters

Nadal, who won gold in the Olympic doubles, committed 18 unforced errors and four double faults in the first set alone.

Aug 19, 2016, 23:54 PM IST
`Fit-again` Rafael Nadal set to make ATP return in Cincinnati

`Fit-again` Rafael Nadal set to make ATP return in Cincinnati

The Spaniard was forced to pull out of the Roland Gaross after suffering the left wrist injury, which also ruled him out of the Wimbledon.

Aug 17, 2016, 17:32 PM IST