Stan Wawrinka

Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic grinds out a win, Venus limps out and more

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic had to battle hard to reach the third round of the 2021 Australian Open. The double defending-champion posted a hard-fought 6-3, 6-7(3), 7-6(2), 6-3 over American Francis Tiafoe. There was, however, disappointment for the likes of Petra Kvitova and Venus Williams, who crashed out of the year's first Grand Slam. Here we take a look at some of the major matches from Day 3 of the Australian Open in Melbourne.

Feb 10, 2021, 14:19 PM IST

World No.1 Novak Djokovic confirms his participation for U.S. Open

Djokovic's decision will come as good news for the U.S. Open organisers after several high-profile players, including former winners Rafael Nadal and Stan Wawrinka, pulled out of the tournament. 

Aug 13, 2020, 22:58 PM IST

Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber race into Australian Open fourth round

Halep will now square off with Belgian tennis player Elise Mertens in the next round. 

Jan 25, 2020, 17:17 PM IST

Rafael Nadal fends off Stan Wawrinka to reach Paris Masters quarter-finals

With the win, Nadal has now improved his ATP Head-to-Head rivalry against Wawrinka to 19-3. 

Nov 01, 2019, 13:14 PM IST

Rafael Nadal holds off France's Adrian Mannarino to reach Paris Masters second round

Nadal will now lock horns with Swiss star Stan Wawrinka, who fended off Croatia's Marin Cilic 7-6(3), 7-6(5) in under two hours to storm into the second round. 


Oct 31, 2019, 16:06 PM IST

Andy Murray sees off Stan Wawrinka to clinch European Open title

The former world number one, who is currently ranked lowly at 243rd spot in the ATP men's singles rankings, has now improved his Head-to-Head rivalry against Wawrinka to 12-8. 


Oct 21, 2019, 12:11 PM IST

Andy Murray faces Stan Wawrinka in European Open final

Murray has made it to his first-ever final since his return to the singles court following a second right hip surgery on January 28.

Oct 20, 2019, 12:54 PM IST

'Sorry and thank you' a contrite Daniil Medvedev tells New York

Medvedev walked out to a smattering of jeers in his quarter-final against Stan Wawrinka at Arthur Ashe Stadium court on Tuesday but was ultimately cheered after he dug deep to see off the Swiss in an entertaining four-set battle. 

Sep 04, 2019, 16:49 PM IST

Stan Wawrinka reaches US Open quarterfinal after Novak Djokovic retires hurt

Despite the defeat, Djokovic still leads the Head-to-Head rivalry between the duo by 19-6.

Sep 02, 2019, 10:04 AM IST

Defending champion Novak Djokovic eases into US Open second round

World number one Novak Djokovic began his title defence at the US Open on a winning note as he eased past Roberto Carballes Baena of Spain in straight sets in the opening round of the tournament at Flushing Meadows on Tuesday. 

Aug 27, 2019, 13:16 PM IST

Canadians Denis Shapovalov, Milos Raonic advance in Montreal

Shapovalov defeated France`s Pierre-Hugues Herbert 6-3, 7-5 to snap a five-match losing streak while Raonic crushed 16 aces en route to a 6-4 6-4 win over another Frenchman Lucas Pouille. 

Aug 06, 2019, 10:45 AM IST

French Open: Roger Federer subdues Stan Wawrinka in Swiss classic

Federer will now face defending champion Rafael Nadal in the semi-final in what will be the 39th instalment of their rivalry.

Jun 04, 2019, 23:54 PM IST

Stefanos Tsitsipas sets up mouth-watering Stan Wawrinka clash in Paris

The 20-year-old Tsitsipas completed the win after play was suspended late on Friday evening to secure his second straight last-16 appearance at a Grand Slam.

Jun 02, 2019, 00:17 AM 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

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

Stan Wawrinka battles into second round of Indian Wells

Three-times Grand Slam champion Wawrinka saw his ranking go into freefall following knee surgery in late 2017 and he finished last year as number 66 in the world. 

Mar 09, 2019, 10:21 AM IST

Nick Kyrgios braves cut and cramps to down Stan Wawrinka in Acapulco quarters

Next up for Kyrgios is either big-serving American John Isner or his eighth seeded countryman John Millman, who play later on Friday.

Mar 01, 2019, 11:24 AM IST

Nick Kyrgios shrugs off Rafael Nadal criticism after Acapulco clash

Kyrgios will next play against Switzerland`s Stan Wawrinka in the quarter-finals of the Acapulco International.

Mar 01, 2019, 07:53 AM IST

Stan Wawrinka edges past Ryan Harrison to reach Mexico Open second round

Wawrinka’s recent run has returned him to the top 50 in the ATP singles rankings at 42nd.

Feb 26, 2019, 12:42 PM IST

Gael Monfils overcomes Stan Wawrinka to lift Rotterdam title

With the win in Rotterdam, Monfils picked his eighth career Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) title.

Feb 18, 2019, 08:34 AM IST