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Australian Nick Kyrgios expelled as big three reach Italian Open quarters

Nick Kyrgios made an unsavoury exit from the tournament. 

May 17, 2019, 17:26 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

After Madrid Open exit, Roger Federer set to make Italian Open return

Federer will receive a first-round bye as the No 3 seed in Rome before he is likely to kickstart his campaign against either Frances Tiafoe or Joao Sousa on Wednesday.

May 11, 2019, 23:11 PM IST

Novak Djokovic reaches Madrid Open semis after Marin Cilic's withdrawal

The Serbian tennis star had earlier reached the quarter-final of the tournament following a 6-1, 7-6 (7-2) win over French player Jeremy Chardy.

May 10, 2019, 18:01 PM IST

Novak Djokovic backs Justin Gimelstob's decision to quit ATP board

Gimelstob resigned from the board last week after being sentenced to three years probation and 60 hours community service on an assault charge.

May 07, 2019, 15:48 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 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

Roger Federer admits to lacking confidence ahead of clay-court season

The 37-year-old Swiss star brushed aside injured John Isner of America 6-1, 6-4 to lift his 101st ATP title at the Miami Open on Sunday.

Apr 02, 2019, 18:07 PM IST

Miami Open: Roger Federer just one win away of 101th ATP title

Federer booked his place in the summit showdown of the tournament after a comfortable 6-2, 6-4 win over Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov in a one-sided last-four clash of the men's singles event.

Mar 31, 2019, 20:46 PM IST

Miami Open: Roger Federer cruises into finals, to face defending champion John Isner

Roger Federer cruised into his fifth Miami Open final with an impressive 6-2 6-4 victory against Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov on Friday.

Mar 30, 2019, 11:02 AM IST

Miami Open: Roger Federer beats Kevin Anderson to set up generation clash with Shapovalov

Roger Federer gained a measure of revenge against Wimbledon nemesis Kevin Anderson, beating the South African 6-0 6-4 at the Miami Open on Thursday to set up a mouthwatering semi-final against a player barely half his age.

Mar 29, 2019, 09:35 AM IST

Miami Open: Roger Federer faces in-form Daniil Medvedev for quarter-final berth

Currently, Federer is leading the ATP Head-to-Head rivalry between him and Medvedev by 2-0.

Mar 26, 2019, 16:34 PM IST

Miami Open: Roger Federer fights back to beat Radu Albot

Albot could not convert a break point in the deciding set tied at 3-3, and the Swiss took command from there to wrap up a match that lasted two hours and 10 minutes. 

Mar 24, 2019, 13:44 PM IST

Miami Open: Hubert Hurkacz stuns Dominic Thiem, Novak Djokovic breezes through

The 22-year-old Hurkacz broke third seed Thiem four times, including in the final games of each set, to record the biggest win of his career. 

Mar 23, 2019, 14:49 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

Miami Open: Rain wipes out opening day's play at Hard Rock stadium

Once the rain disappears fans can expect a wide open tournament if the season follows the current trend. 

Mar 20, 2019, 12:10 PM 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

Roger Federer falls short of record sixth Indian Wells title

Federer had earlier booked his place in the final of this year's Indian Wells after his great rival Rafael Nadal withdrew shortly before their eagerly-waited semi-final clash due to a knee injury. 

Mar 18, 2019, 10:06 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