Del Potro dispatches world No. 1 Nadal

Oct 13, 2013

Del Potro dispatches world No. 1 Nadal

by Jack Gallagher

Argentina’s Juan Martin del Potro stunned world No. 1 Rafael Nadal 6-2, 6-4 in the semifinals of Shanghai Rolex Masters on Saturday night. Nadal, who regained the top ranking this week from Novak Djokovic, was overmatched in what is a very rare occurrence. The ...

Tsonga dominates Mayer, reaches Shanghai semis

Oct 11, 2013

Tsonga dominates Mayer, reaches Shanghai semis

by Jack Gallagher

Seventh seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga roared into the semifinals of the Shanghai Rolex Masters on Friday with a comprehensive 6-2, 6-3 victory over unseeded German Florian Mayer. Tsonga, who beat Kei Nishikori in the third round on Thursday, overpowered Mayer with his booming serve and ...

Nishikori beats Melzer at Shanghai Rolex Masters

Oct 9, 2013

Nishikori beats Melzer at Shanghai Rolex Masters

by Jack Gallagher

Kei Nishikori moved into the third round of the Shanghai Rolex Masters with a 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 victory over Austria’s Jurgen Melzer on Wednesday night. Nishikori, the twelfth seed, won a baseline slugfest with the unseeded left-hander for the second week in a row. ...