Top-seeded Kei Nishikori came from a set down to beat American lucky loser Donald Young 4-6, 6-2, 6-2 in the first round of the Japan Open. Nishikori had been drawn to face Nicolas Almagro.
Local hero Richard Gasquet reached the quarter-finals of his home slam for the first time when he downed Japanese fifth seed Kei Nishikori 6-4 6-2 4-6 6-2 at the French Open on Sunday.
NEW YORK, Sept 3 (Reuters) - Sixth seed Kei Nishikori continued to be a French bogeyman, beating a sluggish Nicolas Mahut 4-6 6-1 6-2 6-2 in the third round at the U.S. Open on Saturday.
Top seeded Rafael Nadal advanced to the fourth round of the Australian Open defeating Frenchman Gael Monfils, for the 10th time in 12 matches in a 6-1, 6-2, 6-3 win in just over two hours. He will face No. 16 seeded Kei Nishikori. E...
Rafael Nadal beat fellow Spaniard Pablo Carreno 6-1, 6-4 and will now face another compatriot, Nicolas Almagro, in the second round. The top seed said he would have to be at his best to win.