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Monica Puig: 'Tennis is so small and life is so precious'

Mat-Su Valley Frontiersman - 22 Sep 2017
A number of fellow professionals, from Kei Nishikori to Maria Sharapova, have helped raised awareness for Puig's fundraising effort. Set up 24 hours after the storm had passed, Puig's initiative has already been shared over 10,000 times. "Reminds me of ...

Kei Nishikori si allena e l'obiettivo è Brisbane - 22 Sep 2017
Nonostante sia destinato a non tornare a giocare ancora per diverso tempo, Kei Nishikori non ha di certo interrotto il lavoro. Il ventisettenne giapponese, che ha già abbandonato la Top10 e lascierà la Top20 alla fine dell'anno, è attualmente costretto ...

eSports battle for a knockout at Tokyo game show

The Star Online - 22 Sep 2017
"I hope Japanese people will eventually see that winning prize money and making a living out of this as a pro is just as great as being a tennis player like (Kei) Nishikori or other professionals," said Taichi Shibuki, chairman of game company JPPVR.

Tennis, sorteggi di Davis: Italia in Giappone. Nishikori ci sarà?

La Gazzetta dello Sport - 20 Sep 2017
Molto naturalmente dipenderà dalla presenza o meno di Nishikori, che dovrebbe rientrare a inizio 2018». La stella della formazione del Sol Levante, ora n°14 del ranking mondiale ma numero 4 appena un paio di stagioni fa, con la maglia della nazionale ...

Nishikori Saves 3 MP To Survive #NextGenATP Paul

ATP World Tour - 05 Aug 2017
Kei Nishikori has done it the hard way this week at the Citi Open. After an opening-round win over Donald Young that finished at 1:39am, he saved three set points to reach the quarter-finals over Juan Martin del Potro in a match that ended at 2:00am.

Nishikori Avoids Wimbledon Upset Bug

ATP World Tour - 05 Jul 2017
Kei Nishikori overcame the serve-and-volleying Ukrainian Sergiy Stakhovsky, who famously upset Roger Federer in 2013, 6-4, 6-7(7), 6-1, 7-6(6) on Wednesday at The Championships. Nishikori is looking to advance past the fourth round this fortnight and ...

Nishikori Recovers For Murray Test In Roland Garros QFs

ATP World Tour - 05 Jun 2017
Kei Nishikori advanced to his eighth Grand Slam championship quarter-final on Monday when he defeated Fernando Verdasco 0-6, 6-4, 6-4, 6-0 at Roland Garros in two hours and 35 minutes. Eighth seed Nishikori will now challenge World No. 1 Andy ...

Nishikori Prevails In Late Show Against Del Potro

ATP World Tour - 04 Aug 2017
Kei Nishikori has been burning the midnight oil this week at the Citi Open. After an opening-round win over Donald Young that ended after 1:30am, his Thursday match against 13th seed Juan Martin del Potro spilled into Friday. The 2015 champion hit his ...

Not good enough, admits Wimbledon flop Nishikori

Sport24 - 07 Jul 2017
London - Kei Nishikori admitted on Friday that he's just not a very good grass-court player after suffering a seventh first week exit in nine visits to Wimbledon. The 27-year-old world number nine slumped to a 6-4, 7-6 (7/3), 3-6, 6-3 loss to Spanish ...

Tennis: Date says no to coaching but seeks other ways to give back

Kyodo News Plus - 20 Sep 2017
"We have Kei Nishikori who is one of the iconic men's players and he is one pillar in tennis right now, but I want the sport of tennis to be much more deeply rooted in Japan, so that tennis isn't just a tentative thing but a long-term established sport ...

Kei Nishikori, Stan Wawrinka advance to Geneva semifinals

ESPN - 25 May 2017
GENEVA -- Kei Nishikori saved three straight match points in the deciding set before outlasting Kevin Anderson 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (6) in the Geneva Open quarterfinals on Thursday. The second-seeded Nishikori was serving at 4-5, 0-40 before rallying to beat ...

Nishikori, Tsonga Sweep Through Wimbledon Openers

ATP World Tour - 03 Jul 2017
Ninth seed Kei Nishikori wasted little time in recording his 30th grass-court victory on Monday as he began his campaign at The Championships with a comprehensive 6-2, 6-2, 6-0 win over Italian Marco Cecchinato in 72 minutes. The Japanese star ...

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