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KEI NISHIKORI RUMORS

Djokovic endures stormy weather to down Nishikori in three sets

Chalkdust Chronicles – Djokovic ensures stormy weather to down Nishikori in three sets (November 15, 2014) LONDON – Two-time defending champion Novak Djokovic showed the first cracks to his super-human armor when he took three sets to halt Kei Nishikori’s bid to reach the title match of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals – winning 6-1, 3-6, 6-0.   At first it could not have...
Via Tennis Panorama
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Nishikori eyeing Grand Slam success

LONDON (AP) Kei Nishikori is confident he will build on a breakthrough season that saw him reach his first Grand Slam final. The Japanese reached his first major final earlier this year at the U.S. Open and qualified for the ATP Finals for the first time, losing in the semifinals to top-ranked Novak Djokovic on Saturday. The 24-year-old Nishikori, whose early career was hampered...
Via AP on Fox
November 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Chalkdust Chronicles: Grey Day for Murray as he drops first round to newcomer Nishikori

#458693020 / gettyimages.com Chalkdust Chronicles: Grey Day for Murray as he drops first round to newcomer Nishikori   (November 9, 2014) LONDON – Any fears that Andy Murray might have had about having to win fins back were answered with rousing cheers as the home-grown champion opened the day’s proceedings at the Barclays ATP world Tour Finals.   It looked to be starting...
Via Tennis Panorama
November 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Kei Nishikori Wins Japan Open Crown

(October 5, 2014) Japan’s top player, fourth seed Kei Nishikori won his second Japan Open title on Sunday in Tokyo, taking out the third seed, Canadian Milos Raonic 7-6(5), 4-6, 6-4. For Nishkori, it’s his fourth ATP World Tour title of the year and second in two week. He won last week in Kuala Lumput. for Raonic, it’s his third straight loss in the final of Tokyo. Nishikori...
Via Tennis Panorama
October 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Kei Nishikori Wins Malaysian Open

Kei Nishikori (September 28, 2014) Top seed Kei Nishikori earned his third title of the season, beating fourth-seeded Julien Benneteau 7-6 (4), 6-4 on Sunday to win the Malaysian Open. The Japanese player was playing in his first tournament since losing in the final of the US Open. “It was a really tough start, because he was playing so aggressive, “Nishokori said about trailing...
Via Tennis Panorama
September 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Marin Cilic: An unlikely US Open winner

Kei Nishikori made it as far as the US Open finals before falling to Marin Cilic of Croatia In a bizarre twist of the men’s tennis world, Marin Cilic was crowned the 2014 US Open champion.  Everybody celebrates differently but after clenching his second match point Cilic ran into the stands to engage his box in a group hug.  He defeated the #10 seed Kei Nishikori 6-3,6-3,6-3...
Via isportsweb.com
September 08, 2014  |  Discuss

US Open 2014: Goodbye Federer and Djokovic

Another tough loss for Federer, as he is sent packing in the US Open semifinals Another shocking day at Flushing Meadows has come to a close.  The men’s semifinals were completed and no one could have anticipated the results.  In one semi Novak Djokovic took on Kei Nishikori and in the other Roger Federer played Marin Cilic. Without even paying much attention to these match ups...
Via isportsweb.com
September 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Nishikori needs 5 sets to win 1st-round match

Kei Nishikori saved most of his energy for the business end of his first-round match Tuesday to beat Australian Marinko Matosevic 6-3, 5-7, 6-2, 4-6, 6-2 at the torridly hot Australian Open. The 16th-seeded Nishikori won four straight points on Matosevic's serve to take a 2-0 lead in the final set as temperatures topped 40 degrees Celsius (104 Fahrenheit). He also saved three...
Via AP on Fox
January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Kei Nishikori hires ex-French Open champ Chang as part-time coach

Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori has enlisted the help of Michael Chang as he looks to break into the top 10 in 2014. Chang will join Nishikori's coaching staff for 17-20 weeks, Nishikori's management team announced on Wednesday. The 41-year-old American will act as an advisory coach to the 17th-ranked Nishikori, with full-time coach Dante Bottini remaining in his current...
Via AP on Fox
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Nishikori hires Michael Chang as part-time coach

Japanese tennis star Kei Nishikori has enlisted the help of Michael Chang as he looks to break into the top 10 in 2014. Chang will join Nishikori's coaching staff for 17-20 weeks in 2014, Nishikori's management team announced on Wednesday. Nishikori has been training with Chang for the last two weeks in California. The 23-year-old Nishikori rose to No. 11 in the world...
Via AP on Fox
December 11, 2013  |  Discuss
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