Novak Djokovic

Monster draw for Nadal in Paris, Djokovic looms in quarters


PARIS - Rafa Nadal could face world number one Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals of the French Open after Friday's draw handed him the toughest of routes to a possible 10th title.

Expect Nadal to step it up in Paris, says McEnroe

LONDON - Seven-times grand slam John McEnroe knows how it feels when a tennis career starts going in the wrong direction.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 21 May 2015

Vulnerable Nadal facing fight for claycourt crown

PARIS - For the first time in nearly a decade Rafa Nadal, the undisputed king of clay, will walk into Roland Garros this weekend facing legitimate claims to his French Open crown.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 21 May 2015

Soderling hoping Nadal will lose at French Open

LONDON - Robin Soderling is sick of being the answer to a favorite quiz question, the one which asks who is the only player to beat nine-times champion Rafael Nadal at the French Open.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 19 May 2015

Nadal no longer 'immovable' object in Paris, says Courier

LONDON - Nine-times French Open champion Rafa Nadal will no longer be regarded as an "immovable obstacle" at Roland Garros this year, according to twice former winner Jim Courier.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 18 May 2015

Djokovic over-runs Federer to win in Rome

ROME - Novak Djokovic won the Rome Masters for the fourth time by outwitting old rival Roger Federer on Sunday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 17 May 2015

Djokovic moves up a gear to reach Rome final

ROME, May 16 - For the first time this week Novak Djokovic needed only two sets to triumph at the Rome Masters, beating Spain's David Ferrer 6-4 6-4 as he reached the final to close in on a 24th Masters 1000 title.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 16 May 2015

Nadal upset by Wawrinka as Federer, Djokovic advance

ROME - Seven-time Italian Open winner Rafa Nadal lost 7-6(7) 6-2 to Stan Wawrinka on Friday meaning there will be an all-Swiss semi-final after Roger Federer crushed Thomas Berdych 6-3 6-3.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 May 2015

Djokovic battles through to Rome quarter-finals

ROME - Novak Djokovic had to fight back from a set down to beat Thomaz Bellucci and reach the Italian Open quarter-finals on Thursday while Rafa Nadal produced an "almost perfect" display to despatch John Isner.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 14 May 2015

Djokovic survives Almagro scare, Serena through in Rome

- Holder Novak Djokovic scraped over his first hurdle at the Rome Masters with a 6-1 6-7(5) 6-3 victory over Spanish claycourt specialist Nicolas Almagro on Tuesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 12 May 2015
Roger Federer of Switzerland returns a shot to Radek Stepanek of Czech Republic during their match at the U.S. Open tennis tournament in Flushing Meadows in New York, in this August 31, 2008 file photo.  REUTERS/Jeff Haynes/Files

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