Federer beats Nadal in Wimbledon semis

Tennis Jul 13, 2019

Federer beats Nadal in Wimbledon semis

After waiting 11 years to get another shot against Rafael Nadal at Wimbledon, Roger Federer was so, so close to the finish line. One match point slipped away when Federer missed a forehand return. A second came and went on a backhand return. Later, serving ...

Fatigued Kei Nishikori comes up empty against Rafael Nadal in Paris

Tennis Jun 5, 2019

Fatigued Kei Nishikori comes up empty against Rafael Nadal in Paris

Playing two straight five-set matches ahead of his French Open quarterfinal against Rafael Nadal was certainly not the ideal preparation for Kei Nishikori. Already exhausted before setting a foot on Court Philippe Chatrier on Tuesday, the Japanese player was handed a ruthless beating by the ...