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Denis Istomin

Sofia Open: Stan Wawrinka suffers first-round defeat to Marius Copil

Wawrinka strolled to the first set in just 23 minutes after breaking Copil in the sixth game, but the Romanian made a comeback and bagged the second set after a tiebreak. 

Feb 05, 2019, 09:49 AM IST

Australian Open 2019: Roger Federer reaches 3rd round for 20th straight year

Federer, who is targetting a third consecutive title and a record seventh title, recorded an easy win against Denis Istomin in the first round, before being given a tough fight by his 28-year-old opponent.

Jan 16, 2019, 13:07 PM IST

Australian Open: Dan Evans shoulders slim British hopes against Roger Federer

It was Evans` first win in the main draw of a Grand Slam in nearly two years, setting up a second round clash with Federer.

Jan 15, 2019, 17:44 PM IST

Australian Open: Roger Federer serves up dominant first-round win against Denis Istomin

Defending champion Roger Federer served straight through Denis Istomin to win their first-round encounter at the Australian Open on Monday, securing a 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 victory.

Jan 14, 2019, 19:35 PM 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

Rotterdam Open: Top seed Marin Cilic defeats Borna Coric, advances into quarter-finals

Cilic, who had just one victory this year going into the Ahoy stadium tournament, improved to a perfect 3-0 over Coric.

Feb 17, 2017, 09:02 AM IST

Australian Open, Day 4: Novak Djokovic suffers huge shock, Serena Williams in control

With Istomin inspired, the defending champion sent down 72 unforced errors as he lost 7-6 (10/8), 5-7, 2-6, 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 in the second round.

Jan 19, 2017, 23:22 PM IST

Australian Open: Defending champ Novak Djokovic stunned by 117-th ranked Denis Istomin

The 30-year-old world number 117 played the match of his life to hand the six-times champion only his second defeat in seven years at Melbourne Park.

Jan 19, 2017, 14:14 PM IST

Aus Open 2017: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams look for easy Open rides at Melbourne

The American great, who lost the top ranking to Angelique Kerber last year, has hardly played since the US Open.

Jan 19, 2017, 09:22 AM IST

Yuki Bhambri ousted from Tashkent Challenger

Yuki Bhambri made an exit from the Tashkent Challenger after losing yesterday's unfinished semifinal 6-4 3-6 3-6 against top seed and home favourite Denis Istomin, here on Saturday.

Oct 17, 2015, 17:51 PM IST

No excuses for wilting in heat, says Roger Federer

Roger Federer insists there are no excuses for players wilting in the US Open heat after the number of retirements reached a Grand Slam record 12.

Sep 04, 2015, 09:12 AM IST

Denis Istomin beats Sam Querrey to win maiden ATP title in Wimbledon warm-up

Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin won his maiden ATP tour title as he defeated Sam Querrey in two tie-break sets in the final of the Nottingham Open on Saturday.

Jun 27, 2015, 21:42 PM IST

Denis Istomin to face Sam Querrey in Nottingham final

Sam Querrey of the United States, the 12th seed, will face Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin, the world number 92, in the final of the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Nottingham after both came through their semi-finals on Friday.

Jun 26, 2015, 21:46 PM IST

Denis Istomin into Nottingham final as Marcos Baghdatis retires

Uzbekistan`s Denis Istomin, the world number 92, is through to the final of the Wimbledon warm-up tournament in Nottingham after Marcos Baghdatis retired injured early in Friday`s semi-final.

Jun 26, 2015, 18:22 PM IST

Roger Federer shrugs off slow start to reach Basel quarters

Roger Federer shrugged off dropping the first set against journeyman Denis Istomin on Thursday before hitting back to win 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 and reach the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals.

Oct 24, 2014, 10:57 AM IST

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori and two-time finalist Milos Raonic both hammered out straight-sets wins on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Japan Open.

Oct 03, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

Navratilova hails Mauresmo`s coaching breakthrough

Men`s tennis will see a flurry of women coaches after Andy Murray broke down a gender barrier by hiring Amelie Mauresmo, says 18-times grand slam singles champion Martina Navratilova who is open to tutoring men.

Aug 15, 2014, 22:52 PM IST

Wimbledon doubles champion Sock advances at Atlanta Open

Rising U.S. talent Jack Sock eased past Colombian Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2 6-4 but Uzbek Denis Istomin put a dent in the large home field in the first round of the Atlanta Open on Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 11:15 AM IST

Wimbledon doubles champion Sock advances at Atlanta Open

Rising U.S. talent Jack Sock eased past Colombian Alejandro Gonzalez 6-2 6-4 but Uzbek Denis Istomin put a dent in the large home field in the first round of the Atlanta Open on Tuesday.

Jul 23, 2014, 11:15 AM IST