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Rafael Nadal avenges loss to Stefanos Tsitsipas to reach Italian Open final

Nadal will now face the winner of other semi-final clash between world number one Novak Djokovic and Argentina star Diego Schwartzman on Saturday. 

May 19, 2019, 00:42 AM IST

Rafael Nadal, Stefanos Tsitsipas set to meet again in Rome Masters semis

The second-seed is set to meet Tsitsipas yet again after going down against the Greek 4-6, 6-2, 3-6 in the semi-final of the Madrid Open last week.

May 18, 2019, 17:10 PM IST

Unfiltered Nick Kyrgios rips into Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal in podcast

Kyrgios has had a tense relationship with Nadal, who accused him of "lacking respect for the public, the opponent and himself" after being beaten by the Australian at the Mexican Open in March.

May 16, 2019, 15:08 PM IST

Novak Djokovic solidifies top spot in ATP rankings after Madrid Open win

The victory saw Djokovic reach 12,115 points, thus widening his lead over second-placed Nadal to 4,170 points at the top of the rankings. 

May 14, 2019, 11:48 AM IST

Novak Djokovic equals Rafael Nadal's Masters 1000 record with Madrid Open win

The Serbian tennis star hardly broke a sweat as he eased past Tsitsipas 6-3, 6-4 in the final of the men's singles event of the Madrid Open that lasted almost one and a half hour.

May 13, 2019, 12:48 PM IST

It's Stefanos Tsitsipas vs Novak Djokovic in Madrid Open final

Tsitsipas will look to extend his ATP head-to-head series lead against Novak Djokovic to 2-0 when the duo faces each other in the final of the tournament later today. 

May 12, 2019, 19:36 PM IST

Novak Djokovic sees off Dominic Thiem challenge to reach Madrid Open final

With the win, Djokovic has stormed into his third Madrid Open final and first since 2019 Australian Open victory. 

May 12, 2019, 01:00 AM IST

Novak Djokovic back to best against Dominic Thiem to reach Madrid final

The Serbian will meet either five-time Madrid champion Rafael Nadal, the world number two, or Stefanos Tsitsipas in Sunday`s final after producing his best tennis since winning the Australian Open in January.

May 11, 2019, 23:42 PM IST

Rafael Nadal hammers Stan Wawrinka to reach Madrid Open semis

Nadal will now look to continue his quest for the sixth title at Madrid Open when he faces reigning ATP Finals champion Stefanos Tsitsipas in the last-four clash.

May 11, 2019, 19:55 PM IST

Roger Federer returns to third spot in ATP rankings

Federer is now standing with a total of 5, 590 points, maintaining a lead of 25 points over fourth-placed Zverev, the ATP official website reported.

May 06, 2019, 20:22 PM IST

Rafael Nadal stunned by Dominic Thiem in Barcelona Open semis

Nadal failed to continue his rich vein of form in the tournament so far and was stunned by Thiem 4-6, 4-6 in a men's singles clash that lasted a little over two hours. 

Apr 28, 2019, 13:41 PM 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

Italy's Fabio Fognini clinches maiden Masters title in Monte Carlo

The 31-year-old triumphed despite suffering from an apparent muscle problem to become the lowest seeded player, at 13, to claim the title since Gustavo Kuerten in 1999. 

Apr 21, 2019, 20:50 PM IST

Monte-Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic, Rafael Nadal eye semi-final spots

Djokovic will now square off with 10th-seeded Daniil Medvedev of Russia for a place in the semifinals of the tournament. 


Apr 19, 2019, 10:57 AM IST

Dominant Nadal makes winning start in Monte Carlo

Playing his first match since injuring his knee at Indian Wells last month, Nadal showed no signs of rust as he raced into a 5-0 lead in the first set on Court Rainier III.

Apr 17, 2019, 22:49 PM IST

Rafael Nadal determined to continue playing despite injury troubles, says uncle

The 32-year-old Spanish star was recently forced to miss the ATP Masters 1000 tournament in Miami due to a right knee injury.

Apr 05, 2019, 14:21 PM IST

Novak Djokovic ready to play tennis not politics at Miami Open

Despite a tenure which brought record prize money and growth, Kermode was ousted as ATP chief when player's representatives on the ATP Board failed to endorse an extension of the Englishman`s contract.

Mar 21, 2019, 08:11 AM IST

Injured Rafael Nadal, Juan Martin del Potro pull out of Miami Open

Nadal suffered a right knee injury during his 7-6(2), 7-6(2) win over Russian Karen Khachanov in the quarter-finals of the BNP Paribas Open.

Mar 18, 2019, 11:27 AM IST

It's Roger Federer vs Dominic Thiem in Indian Wells Final

Federer's most recent meeting with Thiem came last year when the Swiss star clinched a straight sets victory in the ATP finals.

Mar 17, 2019, 19:46 PM IST

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal to face off in Indian Wells semi-final

The multiple Grand Slam champions both won their quarter-finals on Friday, although Nadal, in particular, had to work hard to overcome Russian Karen Khachanov 7-6(2) 7-6(2).

Mar 16, 2019, 06:57 AM IST