In-form Muller eliminates Tsonga

/ Jun 22, 2017

In-form Muller eliminates Tsonga

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga became the latest star to crash out of Queen's Club as the world No. 10 fell 6-4, 6-4 to Luxembourg's Gilles Muller on Wednesday at the Aegon Championships. After Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic all endured shock first-round defeats on Tuesday, ...

Venus turns back clock, makes semifinals

/ Jan 24, 2017

Venus turns back clock, makes semifinals

Venus Williams continued her astonishing late-career revival by felling Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova 6-4, 7-6 (7-3) on Tuesday to reach her first Australian Open semifinal in 14 years and become the oldest woman to reach the last four at Melbourne Park in the Open era. The quarterfinal ...

/ Apr 16, 2016

Federer ousted in quarterfinals

  Roger Federer was knocked out of the Monte Carlo Masters when he slumped to a 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 defeat by local favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the quarterfinals on Friday. The Swiss third seed was back in action this week after a 10-week layoff during which ...

Nadal tops Nishikori in quarters

/ Mar 19, 2016

Nadal tops Nishikori in quarters

World No. 6 Kei Nishikori fell short against Rafael Nadal in the quarterfinals at the BNP Paribas Open on Friday, losing in straight sets 6-4, 6-3. "I had my chances, but my mistakes were decisive," Nishikori said. "My forehand was really good at the start. ...

Nishikori advances to quarterfinal round

/ Jan 24, 2016

Nishikori advances to quarterfinal round

Japan's world No. 7 Kei Nishikori defeated 10th-ranked Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets on Sunday to reach the quarterfinals of the Australian Open. Nishikori won 6-4, 6-2, 6-4 in just over two hours to make the last eight in Melbourne for the second year ...

Djokovic dismantles Tsonga in Shanghai Masters final

/ Oct 18, 2015

Djokovic dismantles Tsonga in Shanghai Masters final

It proved all too easy once again for Novak Djokovic as the world No. 1 continued his frightening dominance of men's tennis by blitzing past Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga to win another Shanghai Masters title on Sunday. The Serbian, a 10-time grand slam champion, brushed aside ...

Wawrinka beats Tsonga, books spot in final

/ Jun 6, 2015

Wawrinka beats Tsonga, books spot in final

One year after his first-round loss in Paris, Stan Wawrinka will be playing in the final of the French Open. The eighth-seeded Swiss player advanced to his first final at Roland Garros with a 6-3, 6-7 (1-7), 7-6 (7-3), 6-4 win over local favorite Jo-Wilfried ...

Nishikori falls to Tsonga in French Open quarterfinals

/ Jun 3, 2015

Nishikori falls to Tsonga in French Open quarterfinals

Kei Nishikori's epic comeback effort in the French Open quarterfinals fell short on Tuesday, when he lost 6-1, 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 6-3 to local favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France at a raucous center court. With his impressive wingspan, the 188-cm Tsonga was more than able ...

Nishikori beats Tsonga, stays on course for ATP Finals

/ Oct 31, 2014

Nishikori beats Tsonga, stays on course for ATP Finals

Kei Nishikori, bidding to become the first Asian-born player to qualify for the season-ending ATP Finals, beat former champion and local favorite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 in a third-round match at the Paris Masters on Thursday. The 24-year-old Nishikori is in sixth position in ...