Nadal mows down Monfils to win Japan Open

World number one Rafa Nadal overpowered Frenchman Gael Monfils 6-1 7-5 to win the Japan Open on Sunday to cap a week of "Nadal Fever" in Tokyo.

Roddick foils French risk-taker in Tokyo

Second seed Andy Roddick overcame dangerous Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 7-6 to reach the quarter-finals of the Japan Open on Thursday.

Nadal cans Colombian on Tokyo debut

World number one Rafa Nadal beat Colombia`s Santiago Giraldo 6-4 6-4 to reach the second round of the Japan Open on Tuesday.

Roddick safely wins Tokyo opener in return

Second seed Andy Roddick blazed through to the second round of the Japan Open with a 6-4 6-3 win over wildcard Tatsuma Ito on Tuesday.

Del Potro falls at first hurdle in Tokyo

Former U.S. Open champion Juan Martin del Potro`s inauspicious return from a long injury-lay-off continued on Monday after he was bounced out of the Japan Open in the first round for the second year running.

Lee Chong Wei to play Lin Dan in Japan Open final

World number one and top seed Lee Chong Wei breezed past Boonsak Ponsana of Thailand on Saturday to set up a final showdown with old foe Lin Dan at the Japan Open in Tokyo.

Lin, Lee through to semis at Japan Open

Beijing Olympic gold medallist Lin Dan battled past Park Sung-Hwan in the quarter-finals of the Japan Open on Friday, avenging his loss to the Korean in last month`s world championships.

Sania crashes out of Japan Open

Sania Mirza`s brilliant run
at the WTA Japan Open ended with a crushing 2-6 1-6 mauling in
the semifinal at the hands world number 26 and fourth seed
Francesca Schiavone here on Saturday.

Sania storms into Japan Open semis

Sania Mirza today advanced to the Japan Open semifinals after her second-seeded French opponent Marion Bartoli retired midway through the quarterfinal.

Sania-Vania out of doubles event of Japan Open

Second seed Sania Mirza and Vania King suffered a shock straight-set defeat at the hands of unseeded French pair of Julie Coin and Mathilde to crash out of the doubles event of the Japan Open.

Sania reaches Japan Open quarter-finals

Sania Mirza became the first player to reach the quarter-finals of the Japan Open on Wednesday, beating Viktoriya Kutuzova of Ukraine in straight sets.

Tsonga blows away Youzhny to win Japan Open

Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga outgunned Russia`s Mikhail Youzhny 6-3, 6-3 to win the Japan Open with a stunning mix of guile and brute force on Sunday.

Tsonga rides luck to reach Tokyo semi-finals

Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga survived a test to beat Latvia`s Ernests Gulbis 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 and advance to the Japan Open semi-finals.

Latvia`s Gulbis squashes Stepanek in Tokyo

Latvian qualifier Ernests Gulbis upset sixth seed Radek Stepanek 6-4, 6-4 to reach the last 16 of the Japan Open.

Murray out of Japan Open with sore wrist

World number three Andy Murray has withdrawn from next week`s Japan Open due to a wrist injury, the Briton said on his website.

Kashyap loses, Indian campaign over in Japan Open

Indian challenge in the Japan
Open Super Series ended after lone survivor P Kashyap crashed
out of the tournament suffering a straight-game defeat against
world number three Peter Hoeg Gade in Tokyo today.

Taipei title is history now, focussed on Japan Open: Jwala

Not the one to bask in past glory, ace Indian doubles player Jwala Gutta has already forgotten her Chinese Taipei win and is gearing up for the Japan Open that gets underway next week.

Saina Nehwal targets Japan Open badminton

Ace Indian shuttler Saina Nehwal is upbeat about the Japan Open Super Series badminton tournament later this month and said she is targeting to break the top five ranking bracket by this year end.