Murray survives seven match points in Dubai

/ Mar 3, 2017

Murray survives seven match points in Dubai

Andy Murray saved seven match points before beating Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-7 (4-7), 7-6 (20-18), 6-1 to reach the Dubai Tennis Championships semifinals on Thursday. The second-set tiebreaker — 31 minutes, 6 seconds long — produced all the high-intensity drama tennis can offer, featuring the ...

Nadal prevails over Mayer in straight sets

/ Jan 17, 2017

Nadal prevails over Mayer in straight sets

Rafael Nadal powered into the second round of the Australian Open with a commanding straight-sets win over Germany’s Florian Mayer on Tuesday. The 14-time Grand Slam champion looked back to his healthy best after an injury-riddled 2016 as he beat the 49th-ranked Mayer 6-3, ...

Nadal helps Spain get back to Davis Cup elite

/ Sep 18, 2016

Nadal helps Spain get back to Davis Cup elite

Rafael Nadal and Marc Lopez clinched the Davis Cup World Group play-off tie for Spain with a hard-fought doubles win over India in New Delhi on Saturday. Nadal and Lopez, who won the doubles gold at the recent Rio Olympics, helped Spain take an ...

Nadal advances to fourth round

/ Sep 3, 2016

Nadal advances to fourth round

Rafael Nadal doesn’t quite know what to expect as he heads into the second week of the U.S. Open for the first time since his second title run in 2013. The fourth-seeded Spaniard looked in fine form in a 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 victory over ...