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Rafael Nadal races to 3rd US Open beating Kevin Anderson, wins his 16th Grand Slam

The world No 1 overwhelmed first-time major finalist 6-3, 6-3, 6-4 on Sunday to win his third US Open.

11 Sep 2017 8:48 AM

Top-Ranked Rafael Nadal wary of ‘Top Player’ Del Potro

As a result, the former world number four is match-tough even if he doubts he has the stamina to last the distance against Nadal.

09 Sep 2017 1:28 AM

US Open 2017: Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal move within sight of landmark meeting

Federer and Nadal have clashed 37 times over the years but never stood across from each other on Flushing Meadows’ hardcourts.

05 Sep 2017 1:22 PM

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