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More Sports / Tennis Oct 27, 2018

Rafael Nadal to return at Paris Masters

Top-ranked Rafael Nadal is slated to make his comeback from a knee injury at the Paris Masters next week. Organizers said the 17-time Grand Slam champion arrived in Paris on Friday. The Spaniard has a bye to the second round in Paris, where he will ...

Kei Nishikori falls in Rome quarters

More Sports / Tennis May 19, 2018

Kei Nishikori falls in Rome quarters

Kei Nishikori fell to former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the clay-court Italian Open on Friday, going down 2-6, 6-1, 6-3. Nishikori, currently ranked 24th in the world, got off to a strong start against the 11th-seeded Serbian, nabbing unanswered breaks ...

Nadal ends record run on clay courts

More Sports / Tennis May 12, 2018

Nadal ends record run on clay courts

Rafael Nadal suffered a shock 7-5, 6-3 defeat by Austrian Dominic Thiem in the Madrid Open quarterfinals on Friday, a result that means the Spaniard will lose the world No. 1 ranking. Thiem, who lost to Nadal in the Monte Carlo quarterfinals last month, was ...