Tag Archives: Kei Nishikori

Federer facing uphill task after poor start

11 November, 2018 10:38 am 10:38 am

LONDON (Reuters) – Roger Federer will have to do it the hard way if he is to win a record-extending seventh crown at the ATP Finals after an error-strewn 7-6(4) 6-3 defeat by Kei Nishikori . The 37-year-old Swiss was given a huge ovation as he walked through sliding doors and dry ice into the … Read More

Under the weather Djokovic staves off Cilic challenge

11 November, 2018 9:34 am 9:34 am

PARIS (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic overcame nagging flu and a formidable examination from Marin Cilic, having to come from a set down to forge into the Paris Masters semi-finals with racket-smashing intensity and extend his winning streak to 21 matches. Djokovic, who will return to world number one next week, faces Roger Federer in Saturday’s … Read More

Djokovic beats heat and Millman to reach US Open semis

09 September, 2018 10:13 am 10:13 am

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic sweated it out from behind the baseline to beat Australian John Millman 6-3 6-4 6-4 at the US Open and set up a semi-final with Japan’s Kei Nishikori. Djokovic, a two-times champion at Flushing Meadows, struggled with the humidity at Arthur Ashe Stadium but kept his cool mentally, saving … Read More