Roger Federer

Federer opens Basel campaign in style, Nadal progresses


- Roger Federer began his pursuit for a sixth Swiss Indoors Basel title with an explosive 47-minute 6-2 6-1 victory over Gilles Muller on Wednesday after Rafael Nadal reached the quarter-final with a 6-1 6-1 win against Pierre-Hugues Herbert.

Tour Finals chiefs keep anxious eye on Murray and Nadal

LONDON - Organizers of the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month will be keeping a keen eye on Andy Murray's results and Rafa Nadal's health over the next couple of weeks.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 20 Oct 2014

Nadal not certain of playing at London finale

LONDON - Rafa Nadal says he could miss the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals next month because of appendicitis.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 17 Oct 2014

Raonic crashes out to 116th-ranked qualifier

MOSCOW - Top seed Milos Raonic suffered a setback in his hopes of qualifying for the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals after he was beaten 6-3 4-6 6-3 by 116th-ranked journeyman Ricardas Berankis in the second round of the Kremlin Cup on Thursday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 16 Oct 2014

Former world number three Davydenko ends career, aged 33

MOSCOW - Former world number three Nikolay Davydenko announced his retirement on Thursday at the age of 33.

16 Oct 2014

Cilic through to Kremlin Cup quarter-finals

MOSCOW - U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic was made to work hard before he earned a 6-3 3-6 6-3 win over 128th-ranked Russian journeyman Evgeny Donskoy to reach the quarter-finals of the Kremlin Cup on Wednesday.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 15 Oct 2014

Federer downs injured Simon to win Shanghai Masters

SHANGHAI - Roger Federer claimed one of the few titles to have previously eluded him after he overcame a sluggish start to beat injured Frenchman Gilles Simon in the Shanghai Masters final on Sunday.

12 Oct 2014

Federer halts Djokovic run to reach Shanghai final

SHANGHAI - Roger Federer brought world number one Novak Djokovic's juggernaut to a halt when a 6-4 6-4 victory in the Shanghai Masters on Saturday set up a final against unseeded Frenchman Gilles Simon.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 11 Oct 2014

Federer sets up Djokovic showdown in Shanghai semis

SHANGHAI - Two time champion Novak Djokovic thumped Spain's David Ferrer 6-4 6-2 to march into the last four of the Shanghai Masters on Friday and set up a semi-final showdown with third seed Roger Federer.

Sports, 2010 U.S. Open 10 Oct 2014

Nadal recovering satisfactorily from appendicitis

MADRID - Rafa Nadal is recovering satisfactorily from appendicitis and will continue a course of antibiotics in a bid to be fit for the remainder of the 2014 season, the world number two's spokesman said on Thursday.

09 Oct 2014
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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