Nick Kyrgios

Kei Nishikori pulls out of US Open despite recovering from coronavirus

In another blow to US Open, Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori has pulled out of this week's Grand Slam tournament despite recovering from the novel coronavirus.

Aug 27, 2020, 10:05 AM IST

Japan's Kei Nishikori diagnosed with coronavirus ahead of US Open

The US Open, which will be the first Grand Slam of the year for players amid coronavirus,is slated to take place from August 31 to September 13.

 

Aug 17, 2020, 18:28 PM IST

Switzerland's Belinda Bencic becomes latest player to pull out of US Open

The US Open, which will be the first Grand Slam of the year for players amid coronavirus,is slated to take place from August 31 to September 13.

Aug 16, 2020, 16:53 PM IST

Elina Svitolina, Kiki Bertens become latest players to pull out of U.S. Open

Men`s defending champion Rafa Nadal and women`s world number one Ashleigh Barty have opted against travelling to New York to play the hardcourt Grand Slam. 

Aug 07, 2020, 22:01 PM IST

Nick Kyrgios says 'slim to no chance' of playing French Open

Kyrgios is no fan of clay or the French Open, which has been postponed from its usual May-June dates to a September start due to the pandemic.

Aug 06, 2020, 15:51 PM IST

After Ashleigh Barty, Nick Kyrgios pulls out of US Open due to coronavirus

Kyrgios said he is sad not to compete in one of the sport’s greatest arenas, he has taken the decision keeping in mind health and safety issues amid the pandemic.

Aug 02, 2020, 16:21 PM IST

Roger Federer calls for ATP, WTA merger amid coronavirus pandemic

The tennis season was suspended in March due to the COVID-19 pandemic and the hiatus will continue at least until mid-July, depriving lower-level players of the chance to earn a living.

Apr 23, 2020, 09:16 AM IST

Rafael Nadal feels at home in Acapulco as he returns to action

Nadal will have the chance to claim the top spot back on Monday if he wins his third title in Acapulco and Djokovic fails to reach the semi-finals of the Dubai Tennis Championships.

Feb 25, 2020, 15:42 PM IST

Australian Open: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashes out in opening round

Meanwhile, Nick Kyrgios, Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev of Germany have all stormed into the second round of the Australia Open after winning their respective first matches.

Jan 21, 2020, 19:07 PM IST

Tennis Australia to hold exhibition match for bushfire victims

Bushfires are raging across Australia, with New South Wales and Victoria greatly affected, causing huge loss to life and property. 

Jan 03, 2020, 15:28 PM IST

Maybe a suspension is the only answer for Nick Kyrgios: Rod Laver

Following a third-round exit at the US Open, Kyrgios had said that he had no idea how to perform well in Grand Slams after going five years since making it to the quarter-final of a major. 

Sep 06, 2019, 14:07 PM IST

US Open: Tennis great Rod Laver slams Nick Kyrgios' erratic behaviour

Kyrgios suffered a third-round exit at the US Open this week, having now gone five years since reaching a Grand Slam quarterfinal, with the admission that he has 'no idea' how to make good on his potential.

Sep 04, 2019, 16:08 PM IST

US Open: Nick Kyrgios goes quietly into the New York night

Kyrgios did deliver a one-word jab at a line judge early in his straight-sets loss to Russian Andrey Rublev but otherwise steered clear of any of the sort of drama that he made headlines for earlier in the week.

Sep 01, 2019, 16:26 PM 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

Thanasi Kokkinakis hoping for 'Benjamin Button' career after cruel setback

On Thursday, those hopes were crushed again when the wildcard was forced to pull out of his marquee match against world number two Rafa Nadal for fear of aggravating a pectoral muscle injury.

Aug 30, 2019, 16:45 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

Nick Kyrgios fined USD 113,000 for Cincinnati outburst

Kyrgios clashed with umpire Fergus Murphy in the second set of the night match against Russian Karen Khachanov.

Aug 16, 2019, 10:31 AM IST

Nick Kyrgios edges past Daniil Medvedev to win Citi Open title

The victory also saw Kyrgios improve to 5-1 against top 10 players in the ATP rankings this season.

Aug 05, 2019, 10:32 AM IST

Nick Kyrgios sees off Stefanos Tsitsipas to reach Citi Open final

With the win, Kyrgios has now set up a summit showdown clash against Russia's Daniil Medvedev.

Aug 04, 2019, 11:45 AM IST