Rafael Nadal vows to fight on despite US Open shocker
Rafael Nadal vows to fight on despite US Open shocker

Defiant Rafael Nadal vowed to fight on and restore his status as the game`s most feared player after crashing to his earliest US Open exit in 10 years.

US Open: Rafael Nadal stunned in third-round marathon match by Fabio Fognini
US Open: Rafael Nadal stunned in third-round marathon match by Fabio Fognini

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal crashed to his earliest US Open exit in 10 years when Italy`s Fabio Fognini pulled off a sensational 3-6, 4-6, 6-4, 6-3, 6-4 third-round victory.

When I'm not on the tennis court, my style is quite laidback: Rafael Nadal
When I'm not on the tennis court, my style is quite laidback: Rafael Nadal

He's agile on the tennis court, but when it comes to his personal style, Spanish tennis icon Rafael Nadal says he likes it to be laidback.

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal seek US Open last 16 spots
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal seek US Open last 16 spots

History-chasing Serena Williams tries to recover from a poor serving performance and reach the US Open fourth round Friday while Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal also seek last-16 berths.

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal reach US Open third round
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal reach US Open third round

World number one Serena Williams shook off a woeful start Wednesday to advance her quest for tennis history while Rafael Nadal joined her in the third round of the US Open.

Asian teens power into US Open second round
Asian teens power into US Open second round

 Two Asian teenagers have advanced to the second round of the US Open, set to make warnings of a rising young generation of stars come true on tennis` biggest stage.

US Open: Rafael Nadal survives scare in first round against teenager Borna Coric
US Open: Rafael Nadal survives scare in first round against teenager Borna Coric

Two-time champion Rafael Nadal survived a scare at the hands of Croatian teenager Borna Coric to reach the US Open second round on Monday.

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic roll but Kei Nishikori falls at US Open
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic roll but Kei Nishikori falls at US Open

Top-ranked Novak Djokovic cruised into the second round of the US Open on Monday while Japanese fourth seed Kei Nishikori crashed out after his runner-up effort last year.

Rafael Nadal works on building mental toughness heading into US Open
Rafael Nadal works on building mental toughness heading into US Open

 Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal says mental toughness had always been one of his main strengths and hopes it would be no different this year at the US Open starting here on Monday.

Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal start US Open title bids
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal start US Open title bids

Three-time defending champion Serena Williams begins her quest to complete a calendar-year Grand Slam while past winners Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal launch their campaigns Monday at the US Open.

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at US Open crossroads
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal at US Open crossroads

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal, with 31 major titles between them, head for the US Open with their Grand Slam careers at crossroads.

Rafael Nadal denies report of Nick​ Kyrgios snub
Rafael Nadal denies report of Nick​ Kyrgios snub

Rafael Nadal denied a report that he refused to play an exhibition doubles match alongside Australian bad boy Nick Kyrgios, saying Saturday he was never set for doubles.

Rafael Nadal feeling "very close" to Slam-winning form
Rafael Nadal feeling "very close" to Slam-winning form

Former world number one Rafael Nadal, struggling through what the Spaniard called his worst campaign in 11 years, said Saturday his form is very close to returning to top level.

Out of the ordinary Borna Coric has Rafael Nadal in sights
Out of the ordinary Borna Coric has Rafael Nadal in sights

When Borna Coric decided to invest in a tattoo on his right bicep, his mother condemned his teenage impulse as "stupid".

Novak Djokovic could face Rafael Nadal in US Open quarter-finals
Novak Djokovic could face Rafael Nadal in US Open quarter-finals

 World number one Novak Djokovic could meet eighth-seed Rafael Nadal in the US Open quarter-finals while Andy Murray and Stan Wawrinka meet in another quarter-final under the US Open draw announced Thursday.

Nick Kyrgios should look up to Rafael Nadal: John McEnroe
Nick Kyrgios should look up to Rafael Nadal: John McEnroe

Tennis great John McEnroe believes controversial Australian player Nick Kyrgios should look up to Spaniard Rafael Nadal who cannot afford to waste energy on non-sport related tussles or issues.

Rafael Nadal confident of playing well at 2015 US Open
Rafael Nadal confident of playing well at 2015 US Open

Former world number one Rafa Nadal is feeling confident about his chances of competing for a third U.S. Open title when the tournament starts in New York next week.

Pete Sampras asks Nick Kyrgios to behave
Pete Sampras asks Nick Kyrgios to behave

Tennis legend Pete Sampras singled out controversial Australian player Nick Kyrgios for some words of wisdom, asking him to behave during a promotional event here.

US Open: Players who could stop Novak Djokovic’s dream run

Players who could stop Novak Djokovic’s dream run

 Maria Sharapova tweets picture with $1.1billion worth of tennis stars!
Maria Sharapova tweets picture with $1.1billion worth of tennis stars!

Maria Sharapova on Tuesday posted a rather interesting picture on social micro-blogging site Twitter.