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KEI NISHIKORI RUMORS

Nishikori pulls out of Wimbledon with calf injury

LONDON (AP) After fighting through a calf injury in the first round at Wimbledon, Kei Nishikori couldn't even step onto Centre Court for his second match. The fifth-seeded Japanese player had to pull out before his second-round meeting with Santiago Giraldo of Colombia on Wednesday. Nishikori hurt his left calf at the grass-court tournament in Halle, Germany, two weeks ago and aggravated...
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14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Nishikori advances to Gerry Weber Open quarters, will meet Janowicz

HALLE, Germany -- Second-seeded Kei Nishikori advanced to the quarterfinals of the Gerry Weber Open by beating German wild card Dustin Brown 7-5, 6-1 on Thursday. Brown served a double-fault to give Nishikori two break points at 5-5 and the German then hit a volley into the net and dropped his serve. Nishikori wasted two set points before firing a service winner to take the first...
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13 days ago  |  Discuss

Kei Nishikori First Japanese Man To Reach French Open Quarterfinals Since 1933

PARIS — Kei Nishikori reached another milestone on Sunday, becoming the first Japanese man in more than 80 years to advance to the quarterfinals at the French Open. The fifth-seeded Nishikori, who has yet to drop a set at this year’s tournament, progressed to the last eight at the clay-court Grand Slam for the first time with a 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 victory...
Via NESN.com
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss

Kei Nishikori reaches quarterfinals at French Open for first time

  Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese man in more than 80 years to reach the quarterfinals at the French Open, breezing past Teymuraz Gabashvili of Russia 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 as rain played havoc with other matches at Roland Garros on Sunday. In a nearly flawless performance that lasted less than two hours, Nishikori broke his opponent five times and hit 40 winners to follow in the...
Via AP on Fox
May 31, 2015  |  Discuss
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