Raonic, Nishikori to clash again for Tokyo title
Raonic, Nishikori to clash again for Tokyo title

Third seed Milos Raonic and US Open finalist Kei Nishikori will meet in a Japan Open final for the second time in three years on Sunday.

Milos Raonic powers into third straight Tokyo final
Milos Raonic powers into third straight Tokyo final

Third seed Milos Raonic dominated Gilles Simon of France 6-1, 6-4 on Saturday to reach his third consecutive Japan Open final.

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals
Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori and two-time finalist Milos Raonic both hammered out straight-sets wins on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Japan Open.

Simon to meet Raonic at Japan Open semi-final
Simon to meet Raonic at Japan Open semi-final

Gilles Simon of France powered into his first ATP semi-final since the spring with a 7-6 (7/4), 6-1 defeat of American Steve Johnson at the Japan Open on Friday.

Paes-Bopanna ousted from Japan Open
Paes-Bopanna ousted from Japan Open

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna, who recently recorded a memorable Davis Cup win, crashed out of the Japan Open following a straight set defeat against Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo, here today.

Kei Nishikori fires to victory in opening Tokyo match
Kei Nishikori fires to victory in opening Tokyo match

Kei Nishikori thrilled his home fans as the US Open finalist posted a 6-3, 6-4 opening victory over Ivan Dodig on Wednesday to reach the second round of the Japan Open.

Inspired Kei Nishikori ready for London ATP final
Inspired Kei Nishikori ready for London ATP final

Kei Nishikori will take his growing confidence on court into the concluding weeks of the ATP season, with hopes of becoming the first Asian man to qualify for the eight-man final in November.

Lin Dan, Cheng Long suffer shock defeats at Japan Open

It is not only the Indians who failed to make a mark at the Japan Open, Chinese shuttlers also found the going tough here as star players, Lin Dan and Chen Long, crashed out of the USD 250,000 Super Series tournament here on Friday.

Curtains for Indian shuttlers at Japan Open

It was curtains for Indian shuttlers at the Japan Open as young Tanvi Lad and women`s doubles pair of Jwala Gutta and Ashwini Ponnappa suffered defeats in the second round of the USD 250,000 Super Series tournament here on Thursday.

Nadal tips del Potro to win more Grand Slam titles

World number one Rafael Nadal has said that Argentine Juan Martin del Potro will achieve more Grand Slam glory.

Juan Martin del Potro warns he`s hitting the heights

Juan Martin del Potro said he was playing even better than when he won the 2009 US Open after pushing Novak Djokovic to the limit in a gripping Shanghai Masters final.

Stosur wins Japan Women`s Open

Former US Open champion Samantha Stosur fought back from a first set loss to claim victory Sunday against Canadian Eugenie Bouchard 3-6, 7-5, 6-2 in the Japan Women`s Open final.

Del Potro motivated by Japan Open win to become world number one

Argentine tennis star Juan Martin del Potro has insisted that he has been motivated by his 16th career title win at the Japan Open to get ready for an assault on the top of the world rankings.

Del Potro wins big in Japan

Top seed Juan Martin del Potro has survived some fierce body blows from Milos Raonic in Sunday`s Japan Open final, winning a heavyweight clash 7-6, 7-5 to take his third title of the year.

Bopanna-Edouard pair lifts Japan Open

Rohan Bopanna ended his long wait for the second title of the season as he lifted the Japan Open trophy with French partner Edouard Roger-Vasselin, sailing past Jamie Murray and John Peers, here on Sunday.

Injured Tsonga crashes out of Japan Open

Former champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga crashed out of the Japan Open in the second round on Wednesday, ambushed 6-4, 7-6 by Croatia`s Ivan Dodig in the tournament`s first major upset.

Del Potro through, Nishikori flirts with disaster

Top seed Juan Martin del Potro survived a stiff test to beat Marcos Baghdatis 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in the first round of the Japan Open on Tuesday while defending champion Kei Nishikori flirted with disaster before squeaking through.

Tsonga floors off-key Monfils at Japan Open

Second seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga bludgeoned close friend Gael Monfils into submission with a 6-3, 7-6 victory in a first-round French rendezvous at the $1.43 million Japan Open on Monday.

Lee wins Japan Open

Malaysia`s world badminton number one Lee Chong Wei overcame the shock resignation of his coach to outlast Kenichi Tago of Japan 23-21, 21-17, in the Japan Open final Sunday.

Lee Chong Wei cruises through to Japan final

Malaysia`s world number one Lee Chong Wei crushed fifth-seeded Nguyen Tien Minh of Vietnam to reach the Japan Open final on Saturday, brushing aside controversy at home over the resignation of his coach.