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Big guns Rafa, Fedex battle into last 32

World number one Nadal, meanwhile, saw off Japan’s world 121 Taro Daniel 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-2 after being blown off court in the first set.

02 Sep 2017 5:00 AM

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal on course for maiden US Open clash

Andy Murray plays American Tennys Sandgren in his first match with French eighth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga a possible quarter-final foe.

26 Aug 2017 10:28 AM

Nadal’s advice for injured stars: Accept, keep going

Nadal knows all too well how that feels. He has missed six Grand Slam events in the 13 years since he began winning such titles.

21 Aug 2017 1:11 AM

Returning to No 1 position is very special: Rafael Nadal

15-time Grand Slam champion would return to the number one spot in the ATP Rankings for the first time in three years.

15 Aug 2017 11:20 AM

Anything’s possible: Roger Federer

With his 36th birthday just three weeks away Federer believes that he could still be playing the tournament when he’s 40.

18 Jul 2017 2:08 AM


Graceful Rafael Nadal vows return despite fresh Wimbledon headache

The Spaniard made an incredible comeback from 2 sets down, but it was Muller who advanced in the end.

11 Jul 2017 1:15 PM

Wimbledon 2017: Rafael Nadal in new misery as Andy Murray, Roger Federer coast

Nadal's four hour and 48-minute stunner on Court One had knock-on effect of pushing Novak Djokovic's last-16 clash back to Tuesday.

11 Jul 2017 11:13 AM

Wimbledon 2017: Watch Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal, Andy Murray in action

All the fourth-round contenders will be in action at the All England Club on a day that promises an unmatched concentration of excellence.

10 Jul 2017 12:13 PM

Wimbledon 2017: Rafael Nadal eases into 3rd round

Rafael Nadal carried forward his superb form this season to defeat Donald Young of the United States in straight sets.

06 Jul 2017 9:37 AM

Wimbledon 2017: Konta, Azarenka march on

The 2012 and 2013 Australian Open champion, in her fourth match back, won 6-3, 6-3, taking her record over the Russian to 8-0 without dropping a set.

06 Jul 2017 6:18 AM


Andy Murray, Angelique Kerber top seeds at SW19

World number three Stan Wawrinka — overwhelmed by Nadal in the French Open final — has never reached the last four at SW19 and drops to fifth seeding.

29 Jun 2017 3:52 AM

King Rafa reigns supreme

As winner of 15 Grand Slams, Nadal demands respect as an all-rounder.

13 Jun 2017 1:25 AM

French Open 2017: Toni Nadal hails 'brilliant' Rafa

He insisted that he never doubted his nephew would end his three-year Grand Slam drought.

12 Jun 2017 12:09 PM

Wawrinka blames himself for being too hesitant in final

The 32-year-old Swiss had only one break point, early on, and then never threatened Nadal

12 Jun 2017 11:17 AM

Rafael Nadal reclaims French Open throne by defeating Stanislas Wawrinka

The Spaniard defeated Stanislas Wawrinka 6-2 6-3 6-1 in the final.

11 Jun 2017 10:02 PM


Nothing funny for Djoker in Paris

Rohan Bopanna has reached the mixed doubles final along with Gabriela Dabrowski.

08 Jun 2017 6:45 AM

French Open 2017: Rafael Nadal wary of Dominic Thiem's 'huge potential'

Friday's semi-final will be the fourth meeting between Rafael Nadal and Dominic Thiem this season, all of which have come on clay.

07 Jun 2017 7:22 PM

French Open 2017: Dominic Thiem defeats Novak Djokovic in straight sets to set up semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal

A year ago, Novak Djokovic became the first man to claim a fourth consecutive major championship and completed a career Grand Slam.

07 Jun 2017 6:46 PM

French open: Garbine Muguruza survives, Djoko sails on

Kvitova, local hope Tsonga lose; Nadal in hunt for 10th Roland Garros title.

01 Jun 2017 1:40 AM

Rafael Nadal begins pursuit of 10th French Open title against mercurial Paire

Defending champion Novak Djokovic is second on Chatrier in what could be a taxing outing against claycourt specialist Marcel Granollers.

29 May 2017 2:05 PM