Rafael Nadal back in ATP top three
Rafael Nadal back in ATP top three

Former world number one Rafael Nadal climbed back into third place in the latest ATP Rankings thanks to his Argentine Open win, while Novak Djokovic remains on top of the pile.

Rafael Nadal wins first title of 2015 at Argentina Open
Rafael Nadal wins first title of 2015 at Argentina Open

Spanish top seed Rafael Nadal defeated local player Juan Monaco to win the Argentina Open, lifting his first title in 2015.

Rafael Nadal grabs slice of history with Argentina win
Rafael Nadal grabs slice of history with Argentina win

Rafael Nadal beat Juan Monaco on Sunday to win the Argentina Open, claiming his first title since Roland Garros last year and nabbing a slice of tennis history as well.

Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal aims for slice of clay-court history
Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal aims for slice of clay-court history

Reigning French Open champ Rafael Nadal defeated Carlos Berlocq in straight sets to reach the final of the Argentina Open where he will try to secure a slice of clay-court history.

Roger Federer lauds rivalry with Novak Djokovic after 20th win
Roger Federer lauds rivalry with Novak Djokovic after 20th win

Roger Federer rates his rivalry with Novak Djokovic as highly as his duels with Rafa Nadal, the Swiss said after beating the Serb to win a seventh Dubai title on Saturday.

ATP Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal advances to final
ATP Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal advances to final

Reigning French Open champion Rafael Nadal reached his first final of the year by rolling over Carlos Berlocq 7-6 (9/7), 6-2 Saturday at the ATP Argentina Open.

Rafael Nadal cruises into Argentina semis
Rafael Nadal cruises into Argentina semis

Rafael Nadal, who is gunning for a record-tying 46th clay-court title, surged into the semi-finals of the Argentina Open on Friday with a 6-1, 6-1 rout of Federico Delbonis.

Nervous Rafael Nadal into Buenos Aires quarters
Nervous Rafael Nadal into Buenos Aires quarters

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame some uncharacteristic nerves to surge into the quarter-finals of the ATP Argentina Open on Wednesday with an efficient 6-4, 6-0 victory over Argentine qualifier Facundo Arguello.

Andy Murray celebrates climb with a win
Andy Murray celebrates climb with a win

Andy Murray followed his climb above Rafael Nadal to world number three with a chequered but foundation-laying straight-sets win over Gilles Muller to begin his bid to win the Dubai Open title.

Rafael Nadal sees Argentine Open as next step up comeback ladder
Rafael Nadal sees Argentine Open as next step up comeback ladder

Rafael Nadal, who suffered an upset defeat in the Rio Open semi-finals at the weekend, said on Monday he was confident of taking another step towards recovering his best form in Buenos Aires this week.

Rafael Nadal drops out of ATP top three
Rafael Nadal drops out of ATP top three

Rafael Nadal has slipped a place to four in the latest ATP Rankings published on Monday after losing his first semi-final on clay in 12 years in Rio.

David Ferrer, Sara Errani take Rio titles
David Ferrer, Sara Errani take Rio titles

Spanish world number nine David Ferrer stormed to the ATP Rio Open title on Sunday, battering Italian Fabio Fognini 6-2, 6-3 in a one-sided final.

Rafael Nadal loses in Rio semis
Rafael Nadal loses in Rio semis

Top seed and defending champion Rafael Nadal slumped out of the ATP Rio Open on Saturday, losing his semi-final to Italian Fabio Fognini in three sets.

Nocturnal Rafael Nadal survives to reach Rio semis
Nocturnal Rafael Nadal survives to reach Rio semis

Claycourt king Rafael Nadal battled into the early hours as he reached the semi-finals of the Rio Open after beating Uruguayan Pablo Cuevas on Saturday.

Rafael Nadal battles into ATP Rio Open quarters
Rafael Nadal battles into ATP Rio Open quarters

Clay king and world number three Rafael Nadal thwarted a determined challenge Thursday from fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno Busta to reach the quarter-finals of the ATP Rio Open.

Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open
Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open

World number three Rafael Nadal made an impressive return to competition after an Australian Open quarter-final loss, dispatching Brazil`s Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 6-1 Tuesday at the ATP Rio Open.

Olympics: Rafael Nadal surprised at Brazil hardcourt choice for 2016
Olympics: Rafael Nadal surprised at Brazil hardcourt choice for 2016

Multiple grand slam champion and 2008 Olympic gold medallist Rafael Nadal expressed surprise Friday that the Rio Olympics tournament will be played on hardcourt and not clay.

Rafael Nadal limbers up for Rio defense, carnival
Rafael Nadal limbers up for Rio defense, carnival

Rafael Nadal flew into Brazil Wednesday to defend his title at the Rio Open -- but also to experience first-hand "the incredible energy" of the city`s world-famous carnival.

Novak Djokovic yet again steals thunder Down Under

Old friends know all your secrets. And thus when Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray met in the final of the Australian Open on Sunday, it was expected to be a neck-to-neck fight.

Tomas Berdych sour at missing out on Australian Open final
Tomas Berdych sour at missing out on Australian Open final

Tomas Berdych was in a sour mood after missing his chance to make his first Australian Open final as Andy Murray charged on in the tournament on Thursday.