Japan rallies to beat China in Davis Cup qualifying

Tennis Feb 2, 2019

Japan rallies to beat China in Davis Cup qualifying

Taro Daniel completed a comeback by Japan in a Davis Cup qualifier with a 6-3, 6-7 (4-7), 6-3 win over China's Li Zhe in the final singles match Saturday, securing a 3-2 aggregate victory. By winning the tie at the Guangdong Olympic Tennis Centre, Japan ...

Taro Daniel triumphs in Istanbul for first ATP title

More Sports / Tennis May 7, 2018

Taro Daniel triumphs in Istanbul for first ATP title

Taro Daniel claimed his first ATP World Tour title Sunday after defeating Tunisia's Malek Jaziri in straight sets to win the Istanbul Open. Daniel beat Jaziri 7-6 (7-4), 6-4 to win the ATP World Tour 250-level clay-court tournament at Garanti Koza Arena and cap off ...

More Sports / Tennis May 6, 2018

Taro Daniel reaches Istanbul Open final

Taro Daniel and Tunisian Malek Jaziri will be aiming for their first ATP World Tour titles when they face off in the Istanbul Open final on Sunday. Daniel, who beat former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic at Indian Wells in March, has had a strong ...

Naomi Osaka advances to Indian Wells quarterfinals

More Sports / Tennis Mar 14, 2018

Naomi Osaka advances to Indian Wells quarterfinals

Naomi Osaka continued her consistent run by beating Maria Sakkari of Greece 6-1, 5-7, 6-1 to reach the women's singles quarterfinals at the BNP Paribas Open on Tuesday. In the first meeting between the ascendant young players, Osaka, currently ranked 44th in the world, overcame ...