Novak Djokovic powers through to Rakuten Japan Open final

Tennis Oct 5, 2019

Novak Djokovic powers through to Rakuten Japan Open final

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic on Saturday cruised into the Rakuten Japan Open final, thrashing David Goffin 6-3, 6-4. In the final, Djokovic will face Australian qualifier John Millman, who squeezed past American opponent Reilly Opelka 6-3, 7-6 (7-4). The Serbian star dominated his semifinal, starting ...

Goffin nabs first win over Djokovic

More Sports / Tennis Apr 22, 2017

Goffin nabs first win over Djokovic

David Goffin beat Novak Djokovic for the first time in his career on his fifth match point, winning 6-2, 3-6, 7-5 to reach the Monte Carlo Masters semifinals on Friday. Goffin denied Djokovic a possible 50th career match against defending champion Rafael Nadal, who was ...

Djokovic stays undefeated

More Sports / Tennis Nov 18, 2016

Djokovic stays undefeated

Novak Djokovic is playing for a lot more than just a record-tying sixth title at the ATP World Tour Finals. The second-ranked Serb is also looking to reclaim the No. 1 ranking. Djokovic won his third straight match at the season-ending tournament on Thursday, beating David ...

Goffin, Kyrgios roll into Japan Open final

More Sports / Tennis Oct 8, 2016

Goffin, Kyrgios roll into Japan Open final

by Andrew McKirdy

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 Colosseum ...