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Kei Nishikori reaches third round at Indian Wells

More Sports / Tennis Mar 11, 2019

Kei Nishikori reaches third round at Indian Wells

Kei Nishikori survived a scare against France's Adrian Mannarino on Sunday to reach the third round of the BNP Paribas Open. The sixth-seeded Nishikori beat Mannarino 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (7-4) in his opener at the ATP Masters 1000 event at Indian Wells Tennis Garden. The world ...

Kei Nishikori rises to sixth in world rankings

More Sports / Tennis Feb 18, 2019

Kei Nishikori rises to sixth in world rankings

Kei Nishikori rose one spot in the world rankings released Monday by the ATP, moving up from seventh to sixth. On Saturday, Nishikori lost his semifinal at the Rotterdam Open in three sets against Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka. The Japanese was seeking his second title of ...

Kei Nishikori advances to semifinals in Rotterdam

More Sports / Tennis Feb 16, 2019

Kei Nishikori advances to semifinals in Rotterdam

World No. 7 Kei Nishikori moved into the semifinals of the Rotterdam Open on Friday following a straight-sets victory over Hungarian Marton Fucsovics. The top seed beat the 38th-ranked Fucsovics 6-3, 6-2 to book a semifinal meeting with former world No. 3 Stan Wawrinka of ...

Kei Nishikori rolls into quarterfinals in Rotterdam

More Sports / Tennis Feb 15, 2019

Kei Nishikori rolls into quarterfinals in Rotterdam

World No. 7 Kei Nishikori breezed past Latvian lucky loser Ernests Gulbis 6-1, 6-4 on Thursday to reach the quarterfinals of the ABN AMRO World Tennis Tournament, an ATP 500 indoor hardcourt stop in Rotterdam. The top-seeded Japanese raced out to a 5-0 lead in ...