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Juan Martin del Potro downs Kevin Anderson in Mexico Open final at Acapulco for 21st title

Battle-scarred Argentine Juan Martin del Potro clinched his 21st career title with a 6-4 6-4 win over Kevin Anderson in the Mexican Open final in Acapulco on Sunday.

Mar 04, 2018, 14:47 PM IST

Red-hot Kevin Anderson to battle Juan Martin Del Potro in Mexican Open final

Anderson won the New York Open crown two weeks ago.

Mar 03, 2018, 13:50 PM IST

Rafael Nadal pulls out of Mexican Open with injury

World number two Rafael Nadal pulled out of the Mexican Open on Tuesday, cutting short his comeback from a hip injury when the problem flared up again, he told a press conference.

Feb 28, 2018, 09:38 AM IST

Australian wildcard Daria Gavrilova, Ukrainian Lesia Tsurenko advance to second round of Mexican Open

Gavrilova, the third seed, rallied to beat Brengle in three sets, 4-6, 6-3, 6-3, in two hours and 21 minutes.

Feb 27, 2018, 10:43 AM IST

Rafael Nadal will return to action in Acapulco in late February

Spanish world No. 1 Rafael Nadal said he will return to tennis action at a hard-court event in Acapulco, Mexico, in late February.

Feb 01, 2018, 17:15 PM IST

Mexico Open: Sam Querry shocks Rafael Nadal to lift ATP Acapulco title

Querrey, who captured his ninth ATP title fired 19 aces en route to his first career victory over Nadal in five meetings.

Mar 05, 2017, 11:12 AM IST

Mexico Open: Rafael Nadal beats Marin Cilic in straight sets to book final showdown with Sam Querrey

Second-seeded Nadal, has won all 14 matches he has played in Acapulco, where he lifted the trophy in 2005 and 2013, and a victory more would give the Spaniard his first hard court title since 2014.

Mar 04, 2017, 12:41 PM IST

Mexico Open: Rafael Nadal rolls into quarter-finals after registering easy win over Paolo Lorenzi

Nadal, who is playing his first tournament since falling to Roger Federer in the Australian Open final, made short work of the 38th-ranked Lorenzi.

Mar 02, 2017, 10:55 AM IST

'Confident' Novak Djokovic eyes fun in Acapulco after Australian Open nightmare

The 29-year-old world number two makes his bow in the tournament on Tuesday, his first match since tumbling out in Melbourne last month in the second round against Denis Istomin.

Feb 28, 2017, 12:17 PM IST

Novak Djokovic back on court at Acapulco after shoulder injury

Djokovic had accepted a wildcard into the Mexican tournament which boasts a strong field including Australian Open finalist Rafa Nadal and world number four Milos Raonic.

Feb 24, 2017, 10:35 AM IST

32 bodies, 9 human heads found in Mexico mass graves

Drug cartels have been burying their victims in hidden graves across Mexico for years, and authorities regularly find human remains.
 

Nov 25, 2016, 08:57 AM IST

Hurricane Marty closes in on western Mexico

 Hurricane Marty was churning in the Pacific Ocean off the coast of Mexican resort town Acapulco, causing authorities to shutter schools and send 200,000 students home.

Sep 29, 2015, 04:32 AM IST

Kei Nishikori, David Ferrer to take part in 2016 Mexico Open

World No.4 tennis player Kei Nishikori, No.7 David Ferrer, NO.9 Marin Cilic and No.10 Milos Raonic will take part in the 2016 Mexico Open to be held here from February 22 to 27, 2016.

Sep 12, 2015, 20:12 PM IST

Eight dead in Mexico as police clash with vigilantes

Mexican police have waged a gunfight with rural vigilantes in a poor state plagued by drug cartels, leaving eight people dead, officials said.

May 01, 2015, 13:56 PM IST

David Ferrer downs Kei Nishikori for fourth Mexico title

David Ferrer won a record-equalling fourth Mexican Open title with a 6-3 7-5 victory over Kei Nishikori in the Acapulco hardcourt final.    

Mar 01, 2015, 20:24 PM IST

Mexico police denies killing protestor

Mexican federal police rejected accusations by a teacher`s union Wednesday that a 65-year-old protestor died after being beaten by officers during a demonstration in Acapulco.

Feb 26, 2015, 09:56 AM IST

Clash leaves one dead in Mexico teacher protest

A clash between Mexican police and teachers who blocked Acapulco's airport left one demonstrator dead, while seven officers were injured when they were struck by the protestors' bus, officials have said.

Feb 26, 2015, 06:42 AM IST

Acapulco`s violent descent sends army to schools

Fresh white paint covers the soot from the fire that criminals set in the middle school principal`s office in a rough Acapulco neighborhood, where gang-linked violence interrupted classes for weeks

Feb 21, 2015, 07:19 AM IST

Sixty bodies found in abandoned crematorium in Mexico

Sixty bodies, including men, women and children, were found in an abandoned crematorium in Western Mexico, authorities said on Friday, in a discovery that the state attorney general said was likely linked to negligence rather than drug-related violence.
 

Feb 07, 2015, 01:51 AM IST

61 bodies found in abandoned Mexican crematorium

 A total of 61 bodies have been found at an abandoned crematorium in Acapulco, in the Mexican state of Guerrero, where in September last year 43 students went missing, officials from the public prosecutor`s office reported Friday.

Feb 06, 2015, 19:24 PM IST