Tennis tours cancel tournaments in China over coronavirus fears

Tennis Jul 24, 2020

Tennis tours cancel tournaments in China over coronavirus fears

All international tennis tournaments in China this year, including the Shanghai Masters and WTA Finals, were canceled on Friday because of the coronavirus, the ATP and WTA said. The major blow to attempts to restart tennis comes after China said it would not stage most ...

More Sports / Tennis Oct 13, 2016

ATP fines Kyrgios $16,500 for Shanghai meltdown

Nick Kyrgios has been fined $16,500 by the ATP for breaching the ATP's code of conduct during his defeat at the Shanghai Masters on Wednesday. The Australian was beaten 6-3 6-1 by Mischa Zverev in a second-round match in which he put in a series ...

More Sports / Tennis Oct 6, 2016

Nishikori pulls out of Shanghai Masters

World No. 5 Kei Nishikori has withdrawn from the upcoming Shanghai Masters due to injury and will seek to make his comeback at the Swiss Indoors later this month, his management company announced Thursday. Nishikori retired from his second-round match at the Japan Open in ...

Djokovic dismantles Tsonga in Shanghai Masters final

More Sports / Tennis 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 ...

Anderson ousts Nishikori in Shanghai Masters third round

More Sports / Tennis Oct 15, 2015

Anderson ousts Nishikori in Shanghai Masters third round

Sixth seed Kei Nishikori was eliminated from the Shanghai Masters on Thursday, losing in the third round to South Africa's Kevin Anderson. In two sets that went the distance, Nishikori fell 7-6 (12-10), 7-6 (7-3). With neither player faced with a service break, Nishikori squandered ...

Nishikori downs Kyrgios in Shanghai

More Sports / Tennis Oct 14, 2015

Nishikori downs Kyrgios in Shanghai

Japanese ace Kei Nishikori came from behind to defeat Australian bad boy Nick Kyrgios and secure a place in the third round of the Shanghai Masters on Wednesday. Coming off a semifinal defeat on home soil at the Japan Open last week, sixth-seeded Nishikori dropped ...

Kyrgios earns Nishikori matchup in Shanghai

More Sports / Tennis Oct 12, 2015

Kyrgios earns Nishikori matchup in Shanghai

Controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios swept aside Andreas Haider-Maurer in straight sets on Monday to set up a second-round clash with Kei Nishikori in the Shanghai Masters. The outspoken Australian, who fired 13 aces and saved all five break points in a 6-3, 6-2 win over ...