Federer downs Davydenko to claim Qatar Open title

World number two Roger Federer defeated holder Nikolay Davydenko to win the Qatar Open.

Davydenko falls in Montpellier, Tsonga through

Top seed Nikolay Davydenko slumped to a 3-6, 7-6, 7-6 defeat by Spain’s Albert Montanes in the quarter-finals of the Open Sud de France on Friday.

Beaten Davydenko planning radical action

Russian sixth seed Nikolay Davydenko said he had thrown all his rackets in the bin and was considering going “somewhere to get my brain changed” after he was upended at the US Open on Thursday.

Solid Davydenko cruises into second round

Sixth seed Nikolay Davydenko of Russia opened his US Open title bid with a solid 6-4, 6-1, 6-3 victory over American Michael Russell on Monday.

Davydenko to lead Russia in Davis Cup v Argentina

World number five Nikolay Davydenko will lead Russia in next week`s Davis Cup quarter-final against Argentina.

Clijsters, Davydenko pull out of French Open

Former world number one Kim Clijsters has pulled out of the French Open starting on May 23 because she has not fully recovered from an injury to her left foot, organisers said on Friday.

Davydenko to miss Davis Cup clash with India

Russia`s top player Nikolay Davydenko will miss Russia`s Davis Cup opening round clash with India, which will be played in Moscow this weekend, local media reported Tuesday.

Davydenko wins in Dubai

Russian fourth seed Nikolay Davydenko overcame a surprise first-set loss to beat France`s Florent Serra 6-7, 6-4, 6-1 on Tuesday in an error-strewn first-round battle at the Dubai tennis championships.

Davydenko to take on trouble in Soderling match-up

Nikolay Davydenko and Robin Soderling both claimed easy victories as they set up a semi-final between hot rivals at the ABN-AMRO World Tennis.

Tennis ace Davydenko brings Lopez back down to earth

Russian second seed Nikolay Davydenko pulled off an impressive win over in-form Spaniard Feliciano Lopez here on Wednesday in the first round of the Rotterdam Open beating him 6-4, 6-2.

Federer beats Davydenko; storms into Aus Open semis

The Australian Open men’s quarterfinal gave the world a great contest between Roger Federer and Nikolay Davydenko as the former triumphed 2-6, 6-3, 6-0, 7-5 to advance to the semis of the first Grand Slam of the year.

Davydenko hopes recent form tells against Federer

Confident and in form, Nikolay Davydenko can draw some small comfort from facing off against Roger Federer in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.

Davydenko avoids break to love after comfortable win

Nikolay Davydenko avoided a potential nasty argument with his wife Irina after she snuck into his Australian Open post-match media conference.

`Forget kids, get out and play!` says Davydenko`s wife

As long as Nikolay Davydenko continues to rise up the rankings his wife has banned any hopes the Russian has of having children for fear it will distract him from his tennis.

Davydenko romps past Marchenko to make third round

Nikolay Davydenko burst into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-3, 6-3, 6-0 victory over Ukraine`s Illya Marchenko on Thursday. The Russian world number six, who has been in top form recently with wins over Roger Federer and Nadal at the Qatar Open, clubbed 27 winners to outclass the Ukrainian qualifier in 109 minutes.

Davydenko recovers to beat Nadal in Qatar final

Nikolay Davydenko saved two match points as he made a remarkable recovery to beat Rafael Nadal 0-6, 7-6, 6-4 in the Qatar Open final on Saturday.

Davydenko beats Federer again to reach Qatar Open final

Nikolay Davydenko proved his victory over Roger Federer last year was no fluke by beating the world number one 6-4, 6-4 on Friday to reach the Qatar Open final.

Determined Davydenko ready to start tennis season

Nikolay Davydenko is due in the Gulf this week, rested and refreshed from his Maldives holiday, and ready to start the 2010 season little more than a month after winning the ATP year-end event in London.

Davydenko hoping for a glimpse of the limelight

Russia`s Nikolay Davydenko hopes his dazzling displays to win the ATP World Tour Finals title will finally allow him to step out of the shadow of compatriot Marat Safin who retired this month.

Davydenko puts Maldives holiday on hold after Federer win

Nikolay Davydenko`s expectations of beating Roger Federer at the ATP Tour Finals were so low that he was already dreaming of lying on a beach in the Maldives by the end of the weekend.