Wang eliminates Ishikawa in first round at Japan Open

Jun 16, 2017

Wang eliminates Ishikawa in first round at Japan Open

Third seed Kasumi Ishikawa went out in the first round of the Japan Open on Friday, losing 4-1 to China’s Wang Manyu in the women’s singles. Ishikawa, who lost in the quarterfinals at the world championships to top-ranked Ding Ning last month, came up ...

Harimoto fails to qualify for Japan Open main draw

Jun 15, 2017

Harimoto fails to qualify for Japan Open main draw

Teenager Tomokazu Harimoto failed to reach the main draw of the Japan Open after losing in the third round of men’s singles qualifiers on Thursday. The 13-year-old, who became the youngest player to reach the last eight of the world championships earlier this month, ...

Goffin, Kyrgios roll into Japan Open final

/ Oct 8, 2016

Goffin, Kyrgios roll into Japan Open final

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Belgium’s David Goffin set up a Japan Open final showdown with Australian Nick Kyrgios after beating Croatia’s Marin Cilic 7-5, 6-4 in Saturday’s semifinal. Goffin, who had already beaten 2014 U.S. Open champion Cilic twice this year, looked to be in trouble at Ariake ...

Ailing Nishikori pulls out of Japan Open

/ Oct 5, 2016

Ailing Nishikori pulls out of Japan Open

Kei Nishikori went from dominant to debilitated in a span of five minutes at the Japan Open on Wednesday as an injury forced him to pull out in the first set of his second-round match against Joao Sousa of Portugal. With two service breaks ...

Kyrgios, Monfils dispatch foes in Japan Open first round

/ Oct 4, 2016

Kyrgios, Monfils dispatch foes in Japan Open first round

Title contenders Nick Kyrgios and Gael Monfils won their first matches of the Japan Open on Tuesday, both casually disposing of their lowly ranked opponents in straight sets. Traveling well at a career-high 15th in the world, the 21-year-old Australian Kyrgios played with a ...