Injury-hit Nishikori out of Japan-Ecuador Davis Cup clash

2020-03-05 11:41

Japan No 1 Kei Nishikori said he had failed to recover from an injury and will sit out the behind-closed-doors Davis Cup qualifier against Ecuador.

Nishikori out of Australian Open and ATP Cup

2019-12-30 08:35

Japanese star Kei Nishikori pulled out of the Australian Open and the inaugural ATP Cup with an injury that has kept him out since the US Open.

Nishikori set for elbow surgery

2019-10-22 12:57

Japanese star Kei Nishikori has seen his year come to a disappointing end as he prepares to go under the knife to repair his damaged elbow.

Nishikori's belief on the rise at US Open

2019-08-28 22:31

Kei Nishikori has spoken of his growing confidence after advancing to the US Open third round following a gritty win over American Bradley Klahn.

'Fresh' Nishikori craves more court time after quick US Open win

2019-08-26 21:15

Kei Nishikori admitted he would have liked longer on court after Argentine qualifier Marco Trungelliti quit with injury just 47 minutes into their first-round encounter.

Nishikori ponders mixed doubles with Osaka at Tokyo Olympics

2019-08-24 07:02

A Japanese dream duo of Naomi Osaka and Kei Nishikori could come together for mixed doubles at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

As Nadal looms, Federer unaware of 100th Wimbledon win

2019-07-11 09:24

Roger Federer admitted he had no idea he'd become the first man to win 100 matches at Wimbledon, a feat which set-up a semi-final against old rival Rafael Nadal.

Nishikori sails into Wimbledon last 16

2019-07-06 14:28

Kei Nishikori equalled Ai Sugiyama's record of four appearances in the last 16 of Wimbledon by a Japanese player as he dismissed Steve Johnson easily.

Nadal, Federer one match from dream Roland Garros duel

2019-06-04 07:18

Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer are closing in on a dream Roland Garros semi-final clash but standing in their way are Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka.

Nishikori battles past Paire to set-up Nadal clash in Paris

2019-06-03 15:00

Kei Nishikori came back from 1-4 and 3-5 down in the final set to beat Benoit Paire and will now face Rafael Nadal in the quarter-finals at Roland Garros.


Coronavirus forces Japan Davis Cup tie behind closed doors

2020-02-26 13:54

Japan's home Davis Cup tie against Ecuador next week will be played behind closed doors.

Nishikori potentiality out of Australian Open

2019-12-08 12:00

Kei Nishikori's participation in the 2020 Australian Open is dependent on his rehabilitation following elbow surgery.

De Minaur takes down Nishikori in US Open 3rd round

2019-08-30 21:25

Australia's Alex de Minaur knocked out Kei Nishikori in thethird round of the US Open to collect his first victory over a top-10 player.

Past runners-up Nishikori, Pliskova advance at US Open

2019-08-28 20:31

Past US Open runners-up Kei Nishikori and Karolina Pliskova have advanced to the third round of the US Open.

Japan's Nishikori motors into US Open 2nd round

2019-08-26 18:14

Former US Open runner-up Kei Nishikori of Japan raced into the second round in just 47 minutes after Argentine qualifier Marco Trungelliti quit with injury.

Nishikori defeated by 'stronger' Nishioka in all-Japanese contest

2019-08-14 20:25

Kei Nishikori has lost to fellow Japanese Yoshihito Nishioka in the second round of the ATP Cincinnati Masters.

Nishikori to face Federer at Wimbledon

2019-07-08 20:35

Japanese eighth seed Kei Nishikori set-up a quarter-final clash against Roger Federer after he beat Mikhail Kukushkin at Wimbledon.

Nishikori safely through to Wimbledon Round 2

2019-07-02 14:53

Japan's Kei Nishikori eased into the second round of Wimbledon beating Brazilian qualifier Thiago Monteiro in straight sets.

Chang expects more underarm serves, 30 years since Lendl clash

2019-06-03 20:45

Michael Chang expects more players to use underarm serves, 30 years on from "the only one of his career" in a famous victory over Ivan Lendl at Roland Garros.

Nishikori wins marathon to reach Roland Garros last 16

2019-05-31 17:55

Japanese seventh seed Kei Nishikori battled into the French Open fourth round for the fifth successive year with a marathon win over Serbia's Laslo Djere.

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