Roger Federer shrugs off slow start to reach Basel quarters
Roger Federer shrugs off slow start to reach Basel quarters

Roger Federer shrugged off dropping the first set against journeyman Denis Istomin on Thursday before hitting back to win 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 and reach the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals.

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.

Navratilova hails Mauresmo`s coaching breakthrough

Men`s tennis will see a flurry of women coaches after Andy Murray broke down a gender barrier by hiring Amelie Mauresmo, says 18-times grand slam singles champion Martina Navratilova who is open to tutoring men.

Wimbledon doubles champion Sock advances at Atlanta Open

Rising U.S. talent Jack Sock eased past Colombian Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2 6-4 but Uzbek Denis Istomin put a dent in the large home field in the first round of the Atlanta Open on Tuesday.

Wimbledon doubles champion Sock advances at Atlanta Open

Rising U.S. talent Jack Sock eased past Colombian Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2 6-4 but Uzbek Denis Istomin put a dent in the large home field in the first round of the Atlanta Open on Tuesday.

Djokovic demands Wimbledon drop Sunday no-play rule

Top seed Novak Djokovic demanded on Monday that Wimbledon ditches its long-standing tradition of not playing on the middle Sunday after torrential rain brought more havoc to the schedule.

Wimbledon 2014: Stanislas Wawrinka eases into fourth round, faces punishing schedule

Fifth seed Stanislas Wawrinka needed only 87 minutes to breeze through his delayed third round match against Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin on Monday, but faces a punishing upcoming schedule.

Top seed Gasquet shows grasscourt pedigree at Eastbourne

Top seed Richard Gasquet confirmed his grasscourt pedigree, easing into the semi-finals of the Wimbledon warm-up tournament at Eastbourne with a 6-3 6-4 victory over Slovak Martin Klizan on Thursday.

Ruthless Nadal continues Miami rampage

World number one Rafa Nadal continued his ruthless rampage through the Sony Open on Monday, crushing Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin 6-1 6-0 to reach the fourth round at Crandon Park.

Czeck Stepanak sets up Nadal clash at Indian Wells

Top seed Rafa Nadal will open his Indian Wells title defence against Radek Stepanek after the Czech overcame a poor second set to beat Denis Istomin 6-1 3-6 6-1 in the first round on Thursday.

Bopanna-Qureshi dump Bhupathi-Istomin in Dubai ATP event

Second seeds Rohan Bopanna and Aisam-ul-haq Qureshi survived a scare before diffusing the challenge of Mahesh Bhupathi and Denis Istomin in the quarterfinals of the ATP 500 Dubai Duty Free Championships, here on Wednesday.

Bhupathi, Istomin advance to quarterfinals of Dubai ATP event

Veteran Mahesh Bhupathi and his partner Denis Istomin erased a one set deficit to edge past Oliver Marach and Florin Mergea in their opening round of the Dubai Duty Free Championships, here today.

Roger Federer into Basel quarters after fight-back

Roger Federer stormed back after a slow start to turn the tables on Denis Istomin for a 4-6, 6-3, 6-2 second round win at the Swiss Indoors on Wednesday.

Denis Istomin earns meeting with Roger Federer

Uzbek Denis Istomin on Tuesday booked a second round meeting with former world number one Roger Federer at the Swiss Indoors in Basel as he beat Argentinian Horacio Zeballos 7-5, 7-6 (7/3).

Andy Murray grinds past Denis Istomin into US Open quarter-finals

Defending champion Andy Murray ground his way past Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin with a 6-7(5), 6-1, 6-4, 6-4 victory on Tuesday.

Federer saves Switzerland`s Davis Cup status

A singles win from Roger Federer gave Switzerland the decisive point to stay in the top tier of the Davis Cup after taking an unassailable 3-1 lead over the Netherlands Sunday in the best-of-five playoff fixture.

Raonic serves up feast of power to retain San Jose crown

Milos Raonic became the first two-time winner on the ATP World Tour this season when he beat unseeded Denis Istomin.

Roddick shown the way in San Jose by Uzbek Istomin

Unseeded Uzbek Denis Istomin upset American Andy Roddick 6-2 6-4 to book a place in the last four of the San Jose Open on Friday.

Tsonga beats Istomin in 4 sets at Australian Open

Crowd favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga overcame a couple of stutters in his first-round match at the Australian Open before beating Denis Istomin of Uzbekistan 6-4, 3-6, 6-2, 7-5.