Nishioka Fulfills Dream, Beats Nishikori In Cincinnati | ATP Tour

Yoshihito Nishioka dreamt of this moment for years. When the Western & Southern Open draw came out, Nishioka knew with one win his hopes of playing the Japanese flagbearer, his practice partner and friend, would be realised. Shortly after match point on Wednesday, you couldn’t take the smile from Nishioka’s face after the 23-year-old qualifier […]

Andy Murray & Feliciano Lopez Advance In Cincinnati | ATP Tour

© Peter Staples/ATP Tour Andy Murray and Feliciano Lopez score another big win over a top doubles team at the Western & Southern Open. Top seeds Cabal/Farah defeat Kyrgios/Tsitsipas on Tuesday Andy Murray and Feliciano Lopez have faced a seeded team in the opening round of all three of their ATP Tour […]

Nick Kyrgios’ Splending Serving Sends Him Forward In Cincinnati | ATP Tour

When Nick Kyrgios serves well, there’s very little opponents can do about it. That held true on Monday evening, as the Aussie bounced back from a disappointing first-round exit in Montreal to beat Italian Lorenzo Sonego 7-5, 6-4, reaching the second round of the Western & Southern Open.  Kyrgios did not face a break point […]

Indonesian tennis players turn to US colleges – Sports

Indonesian tennis players turn to US colleges – Sports

The career pathway in Indonesian tennis may not be full of promise, but resilient players have managed to thrive by living by Alexander Graham Bell’s mantra: When one door closes, another opens. With challenges in the form of limited funding for national development and a lack of regular domestic tournaments, the nation’s young prospects are […]

Nadal to meet Medvedev for Montreal title after Monfils injury

(Reuters) – Rafa Nadal will play Russia’s Daniil Medvedev for the Rogers Cup title in Montreal on Sunday after injured Frenchman Gael Monfils withdrew from his semi-final match with the Spanish top seed on Saturday. FILE PHOTO: Aug 9, 2019; Montreal, Quebec, Canada; Rafael Nadal of Spain hits a shot against Fabio Fognini of Italy […]