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Isner, Zverev reach Miami Open final

More Sports / Tennis Mar 31, 2018

Isner, Zverev reach Miami Open final

John Isner most prestigious title of his 14-year career by beating a weary Juan Martin del Potro 6-1, 7-6 (7-2) in Friday's Miami Open semifinals. Dominating with his serve and aggressive baseline strokes, the 208-cm Isner ended a 15-match winning streak for del Potro, who ...

Del Potro hurts wrist in victory

More Sports / Tennis Oct 14, 2017

Del Potro hurts wrist in victory

Juan Martin del Potro headed to a hospital for a scan on his left wrist after a nasty fall while winning his quarterfinal 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 at the Shanghai Masters on Friday. Del Potro was due to play Roger Federer in the semifinals on Saturday. ...

Del Potro digs deep to get by Thiem

More Sports / Tennis Sep 5, 2017

Del Potro digs deep to get by Thiem

Juan Martin del Potro's stay at the U.S. Open really should be over. It nearly was. The 2009 champion at Flushing Meadows had a fever and thought about quitting while dropping the opening two sets with little resistance against sixth-seeded Dominic Thiem in the fourth round ...

Nishikori's match stopped by rain

More Sports / Tennis Jun 4, 2017

Nishikori's match stopped by rain

Rain on Saturday forced the remainder of Kei Nishikori's third-round match against South Korean Hyeon Chung at the French Open to be pushed to Sunday, with the match seemingly headed to a deciding set. Nishikori, the eighth seed, was leading 7-5, 6-4, 6-7 (4-7), 0-3 ...

Nishikori cruises past Chardy, into third round

More Sports / Tennis Jun 2, 2017

Nishikori cruises past Chardy, into third round

Kei Nishikori overcame some late resistance from Frenchman Jeremy Chardy to advance to the third round at the French Open on Thursday for the third straight year. The eighth-seeded Nishikori nearly allowed Chardy back into the match before sealing victory in the tie break to ...

More Sports / Tennis Nov 28, 2016

Argentina captures first David Cup title

Argentina lifted its first Davis Cup title after Juan Martin Del Potro and Federico Delbonis won Sunday's reverse singles to complete the South American nation's spectacular comeback in a 3-2 victory over host Croatia in the final. Del Potro fought back from two sets down ...

Nishikori moves into semis

More Sports / Tennis Oct 29, 2016

Nishikori moves into semis

Kei Nishikori dispatched Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina in straight sets on Friday to advance to the semifinals of the Swiss Indoors. The 7-5, 6-4 win was Nishikori's first career victory in five matches against del Potro, a former world No. 4 who claimed ...