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German star Alexander Zverev battles into Geneva Open final

Zverev, whose form on clay has been patchy so far this season, takes on Chilean Nicolas Jarry on Saturday in his first ATP title clash.

May 25, 2019, 11:39 AM IST

Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal faces Dominic Thiem for final spot

Nadal is now all set to meet 2017 finalist Thiem, who had a comfortable passage into the last-four of the tournament with a 7-5, 6-2 victory over Argentina's Guido Pella. 

Apr 27, 2019, 15:21 PM IST

Rafael Nadal storms past teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas to win 11th Barcelona title

World number one Rafael Nadal made light work of Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the Barcelona Open final 6-2 6-1 on Sunday, lifting the trophy for a record-extending 11th time.

Apr 29, 2018, 22:01 PM IST

Nadal keeps up winning run to reach Barcelona semis, Tsitsipas stuns Thiem

Rafael Nadal extended his astonishing winning run on clay to 42 consecutive sets as he reached the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open with a 6-0, 7-5 victory over Slovakia’s Martin Klizan on Friday.

Apr 28, 2018, 15:33 PM IST

Stefanos Tsitsipas stuns Dominic Thiem to reach Barcelona Open semi-finals

Greek teenager Stefanos Tsitsipas stunned world number seven Dominic Thiem 6-3 6-2 to reach the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open on Friday, while Spain`s Pablo Carreno Busta served up another upset by defeating second seed Grigor Dimitrov.

Apr 27, 2018, 22:14 PM IST

Novak Djokovic slips to surprise defeat in Barcelona, no sweat for Rafael Nadal

The Serb was beaten by Martin Klizan in his first match 2-6, 6-1, 3-6 on Wednesday.

Apr 25, 2018, 18:46 PM IST

Kei Nishikori retires from first match at Barcelona Open

Fatigue, and pain in his troublesome right wrist, appeared to prompt the withdrawal from Japan's world number 22, who will now look to regain fitness ahead of the French Open next month. 

Apr 25, 2018, 18:18 PM IST

Karlovic beats former Barcelona Open tennis champion Robredo

Karlovic will face another Spaniard in eighth seed Roberto Bautista Agut on Tuesday in the round of 32.

Apr 24, 2018, 08:54 AM IST

Novak Djokovic to continue injury comeback at Barcelona Open

Former world number one Novak Djokovic will continue his comeback from injury at the Barcelona Open next week, tournament organisers announced on Friday.

Apr 20, 2018, 18:30 PM IST

Red-hot Rafael Nadal beats Dominic Thiem to win `dream` 10th Barcelona Open

Nadal won in Barcelona between 2005-2009, 2011-13 and now in the last two years.

Apr 30, 2017, 22:32 PM IST

Barcelona Open: 'King of Clay' Rafael Nadal one win from 10th title in Catalonia, faces Dominic Thiem in final

Nadal, 30, who will be playing in his 106th career final on Sunday, won the Barcelona title in 2005-09, 2011-13 and 2016.

Apr 29, 2017, 23:43 PM IST

Barcelona Open: Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal reach semi-finals with contrasting wins

Nadal will be a strong favourite to reach the final when he takes on Russia`s Karen Khachanov or Argentine Horacio Zeballos in the last four.

Apr 28, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal, Andy Murray advance to quarter-final with comprehensive wins

The 29-year-old is the last Briton in the draw after the country`s number two Dan Evans lost 7-6(5) 6-2 to Austria’s Dominic Thiem, who faces Yuichi Sugita for a semi-final place.

Apr 28, 2017, 08:44 AM IST

Resurgent Rafael Nadal beats Kei Nishikori to reclaim Barcelona crown

Nadal, who will target a 10th French Open title next month, had not won back-to-back titles since 2013.

Apr 25, 2016, 00:38 AM IST

Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal, Kei Nishikori enter semi-finals

In the other half Japanese second seed Kei Nishikori, bidding to defend the title, beat Alexandr Dolgopolov in straight sets.

Apr 23, 2016, 00:51 AM IST

Rafael Nadal coming to terms with rankings slide

This is normally the time of year when Rafael Nadal comes into his own, honing his formidable claycourt skills in preparation for Roland Garros and leaving a trail of brutalised opponents to pick themselves up off the red clay.

May 04, 2015, 00:10 AM IST

Kei Nishikori seals second title in Barcelona

Japan`s Kei Nishikori claimed his second consecutive Barcelona Open title on Sunday with a hard-fought 6-4, 6-4 over Spaniard Pablo Andujar.

Apr 26, 2015, 23:17 PM IST

Kei Nishikori cruises past Martin​ Klizan into Barcelona final

Reigning champion Kei Nishikori booked his place in the Barcelona Open final with a 6-1, 6-2 thrashing of Slovakia`s Martin Klizan on Saturday.

Apr 25, 2015, 20:45 PM IST

Spaniard David Ferrer puts good form down to renewed confidence

 Spain`s David Ferrer has put his strong start to the season down to having rediscovered his confidence.

Apr 25, 2015, 01:28 AM IST

Kei Nishikori beats Roberto Bautista​ to make Barcelona Open semis

Reigning champion Kei Nishikori moved into the semi-finals of the Barcelona Open with 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 win over Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut on Friday.

Apr 24, 2015, 18:29 PM IST