Rafael Nadal narrowly avoids another Lukas Rosol beating

Rafael Nadal narrowly avoids another Lukas Rosol beating

Third seed Rafa Nadal came within two points of defeat by old nemesis Lukas Rosol.

Rafael Nadal starts strong on hardcourt with Montreal win

Rafael Nadal starts strong on hardcourt with Montreal win

Rafael Nadal made an encouraging start to the summer hard-court campaign as the Spaniard recovered to defeat Sergiy Stakhovsky 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 on Wednesday on another day of weather trouble at the ATP Montreal Masters.

Despite poor form, retirement is not on Rafael Nadal's mind

Despite poor form, retirement is not on Rafael Nadal's mind

Rafael Nadal insisted Sunday that retirement is not on his mind despite a year in which he was dethroned as French Open champion and saw his ranking slip to its lowest in a decade.

Bopanna-Mergea in quarters of Gerry Weber Open

Bopanna-Mergea in quarters of Gerry Weber Open

Fresh from their triumph at Stuttgart Open, the Indo-Romanian tennis pair of Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea entered the men's doubles quarter-finals of the Gerry Weber Open here.

Rohan Bopanna-Florin​ Mergea enter Gerry Weber Open quarters

Rohan Bopanna-Florin​ Mergea enter Gerry Weber Open quarters

 The Indo-Romanian tennis pair of Rohan Bopanna and Florin Mergea played brilliantly to enter the men's doubles quarter-finals of the Gerry Weber Open here on Tuesday.

Roger Federer advances in Halle after final set tie-break

Roger Federer advances in Halle after final set tie-break

Seven-time champion Roger Federer survived a nervous first round challenge on Monday before prevailing at the ATP Halle Open 7-6 (8/6), 3-6, 7-6 (7/5) over home hope Philipp Kohlschreiber. 

Rafael Nadal fights ankle injury as Miami start looms

Rafael Nadal fights ankle injury as Miami start looms

Rafael Nadal vowed Tuesday to be ready for his Miami Masters opener in three days after seriously rolling his left ankle on the practice court.

Juan Martin Del Potro knocked out of Sydney International

Juan Martin Del Potro knocked out of Sydney International

Juan Martin Del Potro's Sydney International title defence is over after the Argentine lost to Kazakhstan's Mikhail Kukushkin in straight sets Thursday.

Del Potro ousts top seed Fognini in Sydney comeback

Del Potro ousts top seed Fognini in Sydney comeback

Defending champion Juan Martin del Potro came from a set down to dump top seed Fabio Fognini out of the Sydney International and advanced to the quarter-finals on Wednesday.

Juan Martin del Potro wins first match in 10 months

Juan Martin del Potro wins first match in 10 months

Juan Martin del Potro savoured the thrill of being on court again by winning his first match in 10 months since wrist surgery at the Sydney International on Tuesday.

Juan del Potro wins comeback, ill Simona Halep withdraws

Juan del Potro wins comeback, ill Simona Halep withdraws

Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro made a successful return to the tennis circuit on Tuesday, winning his opening match at the Sydney International.

Novak Djokovic eases into Qatar quarter-finals

Novak Djokovic eases into Qatar quarter-finals

World number one Novak Djokovic took a significant step towards winning a tournament in the opening week of the season for the first time in eight years when he brushed aside the challenge of Sergiy Stakhovsky.

Novak Djokovic off to fast start in Doha

Novak Djokovic off to fast start in Doha

World number one Novak Djokovic polished off fellow Serb Dusan Lajovic 6-2 6-1 in the first round of the Qatar Open on Tuesday.

Ukraine`s Stakhovsky torn by turmoil in homeland

Ukraine`s Sergiy Stakhovsky is finding it hard to focus on tennis these days.

Australian Open: Spotless Federer thrashes Tsonga, plays Murray in quarters

It looks so simple at the end. This has been the norm, at least for the maestro, this Australian Open edition. Roger Federer`s fourth round straight set win over Jo Wilfred Tsonga was a reflection of his old self and possibly an image of his mental well-being. If at all, we were to allow to delve into his once formidable mental fortitude. Reason being, the sixth seeded Swiss has connived with himself to fail in his recent outings.

Rafael Nadal keeps Spain in Davis Cup World Group

US Open champion Rafael Nadal teamed up with Marc Lopez to give Spain an unassailable 3-0 lead over Ukraine in their Davis Cup World Group play-off on Saturday.

Davis Cup: In-form Nadal subdues Stakhovsky to put Spain in control

A ruthless Rafa Nadal made a seamless transition from hard court to clay when he crushed Sergiy Stakhovsky of Ukraine 6-0 6-0 6-4 to give Spain a commanding 2-0 lead in their Davis Cup World Group playoff in Madrid on Friday.

Davis Cup: Nadal subdues Stakhovsky to put Spain in control

A ruthless Rafa Nadal made a seamless transition from hard court to clay when he crushed Sergiy Stakhovsky of Ukraine 6-0 6-0 6-4 to give Spain a commanding 2-0 lead in their Davis Cup World Group playoff in Madrid on Friday.

Federer may never be `consistent, dominant` again, says Murray

British No.1 Andy Murray has said that he feels that defending Wimbledon champion Roger Federer may never again regain his levels of consistency and domination like before, following his exit from the tournament on the heels of Rafael Nadal.

I`m not finished, says Federer after second round defeat at Wimbledon

Roger Federer insisted he will play on for many more years to come despite crashing out of Wimbledon in a shock defeat that brought his extraordinary Grand Slam run to a juddering halt.