Cincinnati Masters

Tennis: Cincinnati 'exploring multiple scenarios' for summer tournament

Cincinnati Masters organisers are exploring options for hosting the tournament as the New York Times reported that it could be moved to Flushing Meadows this year as part of a double-header with the US Open.

Jun 03, 2020, 11:08 AM IST

US Open: Nick Kyrgios brushes off collar row to reach the third round

The 28th seed had a row with the umpire even before the match started but avoided a full-scale meltdown to reach the third round at Flushing Meadows for the fourth time. 

Aug 30, 2019, 18:53 PM IST

Nick Kyrgios accuses ATP of being 'corrupt' after US Open win

The mercurial 24-year-old made the comment at a news conference when asked if he could have avoided a $113,000 fine after his second-round defeat by Russia`s Karen Khachanov at the Cincinnati Masters earlier this month.

Aug 28, 2019, 17:02 PM IST

Is Nick Kyrgios running out of time to mature?

Kyrgios, the 28th seed who will play American Steve Johnson in the first round on Tuesday, arrives in New York on the back of a second round loss at the Cincinnati Masters where he again made headlines for all the wrong reasons.

Aug 25, 2019, 14:43 PM IST

Andy Murray to play singles in Zhuhai

The 32-year-old, who had career-saving hip resurfacing surgery in January after losing in the first round of the Australian Open, will play singles at Zhuhai and Beijing.

Aug 11, 2019, 21:49 PM IST

Cincinnati Masters: Grigor Dimitrov downs Nick Kyrgios for biggest career crown

Kyrgios, who ousted Monday`s new world number one Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals, has not won an ATP title since taking his third last year in Tokyo.

Aug 21, 2017, 06:35 AM IST

Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep seeks No. 1 in Cincy; Nick Kyrgios storms into final

The second-ranked Romanian tries to become the 24th different woman atop the list by winning Sunday`s final against Wimbledon champion Garbine Muguruza, who ousted top-ranked Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova 6-3, 6-2.

Aug 20, 2017, 08:51 AM IST

Nick Kyrgios beats new World No.1 Rafael Nadal to reach Cincinnati Masters semi-finals

For Nadal, this was his third straight upset after his La Decima at Roland Garros, barring him each time to even head into the semis. He had lost to Giles Muller in a pulsating five-setter in the round of 16 of Wimbledon 2017, then came a shock in Montreal quarters when 18-year-old Dennis Shapovalov scripted his first upset in the highway to US Open.

Aug 19, 2017, 09:13 AM IST

Cincinnati Masters: Simona Halep advances in quest to win title, take No. 1 spot; sails into quarter-final

Romania`s Halep, a French Open runner-up for the second time in June, can overtake top-ranked Czech defending champion Karolina Pliskova by winning the title in the final major tuneup for the US Open.

Aug 18, 2017, 08:11 AM IST

Sania Mirza - Peng Shuai progress, Ramkumar Ramanathan crashes out of Cincinnati Masters

The fourth seeded Indo-Chinese duo romped home with a comfortable 7-5 6-4 win over Germany`s Julia Görges and Ukraine`s Olga Savchuk in a last-16 clash that lasted one and a half hour on Wednesday.

Aug 17, 2017, 13:38 PM IST

World No 1 Rafael Nadal wins opener, US teen ousts Alexander Zverev at Cincinnati Masters

Nadal, a 15-time Grand Slam champion who captured his 10th French Open crown in June, defeated Richard Gasquet 6-3, 6-4, improving to 15-0 in ATP matches against the Frenchman.

Aug 17, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Kei Nishikori to miss rest of season with wrist injury

The 27-year-old world number nine becomes the latest of a clutch of high-ranked players to take time out from the sport due to injury.

Aug 17, 2017, 00:17 AM IST

Venus Williams wins Round 1 match at Cincinnati Masters

Fashion-conscious Williams` biggest struggle on the court may have been with her jewellery after her hoop earing fell off at one point and later got tangled with her necklace. 

Aug 16, 2017, 14:38 PM IST

Andy Murray out of Cincinnati Masters with hip injury

The 30-year-old Scotsman, who has topped the rankings since last November, could be overtaken this week by French Open champion Rafael Nadal if the Spaniard reaches this week`s Montreal semi-finals.

Aug 09, 2017, 22:21 PM IST

After Wimbledon victory, Garbine Muguruza all set for US hardcourt season

US Open has however not been her favourite spot in the world of tennis. She has so far appeared in only four seasons and her best performance on that hard court has been round two. She has somehow failed to crawl forward at the Flushing Meadows

Jul 29, 2017, 16:04 PM IST

Olympic champion Andy Murray sets up Cincinnati showdown against Marin Cilic

The world number two swept aside his Canadian opponent Raonic 6-3, 6-3 in a thrilling semi-final contest that lasted one and a half hour.

Aug 21, 2016, 19:54 PM IST

Andy Murray survives grueling day for top seeds in Cincinnati Masters

Nadal, who won gold in the Olympic doubles, committed 18 unforced errors and four double faults in the first set alone.

Aug 19, 2016, 23:54 PM IST

`Fit-again` Rafael Nadal set to make ATP return in Cincinnati

The Spaniard was forced to pull out of the Roland Gaross after suffering the left wrist injury, which also ruled him out of the Wimbledon.

Aug 17, 2016, 17:32 PM IST

Roger Federer defends `SABR` attack as US Open final tension builds

Roger Federer insists he will continue to use his new chip-and-charge `SABR` attack in Sunday`s US Open final against Novak Djokovic despite accusations that it is disrespectful to opponents.

Sep 12, 2015, 23:38 PM IST

Stan Wawrinka rant earns Nick Kyrgios suspended ban, fine

 Australia`s tennis badboy Nick Kyrgios was on Monday handed a suspended ban and fine by the ATP for his lurid verbal attack on Stan Wawrinka at the Cincinnati Masters.

Aug 24, 2015, 20:10 PM IST