Kei Nishikori

Kei Nishikori News

French Open 2019: Playing Rafa Nadal on clay is the ultimate mental test, says Kei Nishikori

Winning one game at the French Open against Rafael Nadal, let alone a whole match, takes a huge mental and physical toll on each and every one of his opponents according to Kei Nishikori.

French Open 2019: Rafael Nadal demolishes Kei Nishikori to set up semi-final showdown with Federer

Not only did Rafael Nadal have the numbers in his favour, but Kei Nishikori's game had failed to catch fire since the beginning of the tournament.


Indian Wells: Roger Federer wins opener, Kei Nishikori survives three-setter

World number two Rafa Nadal brushed aside American Jared Donaldson 6-1 6-1 and will next face Diego Schwartzman after the Argentine beat Roberto Carballes 6-3 6-1.

Kei Nishikori shines on Dubai debut as seeds continue to tumble

The world number six, making his debut in Dubai, saved seven break points in the first set before taking full advantage of Paire's troublesome right knee and prevailing in 81 minutes.

Australian Open 2019: Battling Kei Nishikori faces big test against bugbear Novak Djokovic

Kei Nishikori's fighting spirit could face the ultimate test at the Australian Open on Wednesday when he takes on world number one Novak Djokovic in the quarter-finals.

Kei Nishikori, Karolina Pliskova crowned Brisbane International champions

Kei Nishikori won 70 percent of points on his first serve and converted five out of 15 break point opportunities to snap a nine-match losing streak in finals.


ATP Finals: Dominic Thiem beats Kei Nishikori but Roger Federer dashes slim semifinal hopes

Thiem, who lost both his previous matches at the season-ending tournament, had to win in straight sets to have any hope of advancing at the O2 Arena.

ATP Finals: Roger Federer falls flat against Kei Nishikori, Kevin Anderson off to a flyer

Kei Nishikori ran away with the match to inflict a first straight sets defeat in the ATP Finals round-robin stages on Roger Federer.

Kevin Anderson qualifies for ATP World Tour Finals after Vienna Open win over Kei Nishikori

Kevin Anderson is the first South African to reach the ATP Finals in 23 years and follows in the footsteps of compatriot Wayne Ferreira who achieved the feat in 1995.

Qualifier Daniil Medvedev stuns Kei Nishikori to win Japan Open title

Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev stunned home favourite Kei Nishikori in the final to claim the Japan Open title after a comfortable 6-2 6-4 victory in Tokyo on Sunday.