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Kei Nishikori eases into Moselle Open quarterfinals

ESPN - 19 Sep 2018
Kei Nishikori is through to the quarterfinals of the Moselle Open after easing past defending champion Peter Gojowczyk in straight sets. In what was Nishikori's first match since making the semifinals of the US Open, the world No. 12 was taken to a ...

Tennis stars Nishikori, Muguruza to headline Hawaii Open tournament

Pacific Business News (Honolulu) - 17 Sep 2018
Tennis players Kei Nishikori and Garbine Muguruza will be the headliners of this year's Hawaii Open, which will take place at the Blaisdell Arena in December. The tournament, which is presented by the Hawaii Tourism Authority, will feature six male and ...

Nishikori, Osaka book trips to US Open semis

CNN International - 07 Sep 2018
(CNN) It was a great day for Japanese tennis as both Kei Nishikori and Naomi Osaka reached US Open semifinals in two very different matches. Osaka set a personal milestone by securing her first grand slam semifinal, and brought some pride to her home ...

Novak Djokovic to meet Kei Nishikori in US Open semifinals

ESPN - 06 Sep 2018
NEW YORK -- Novak Djokovic put aside all of it, from his opponent's unheard-of, middle-of-a-set chance to change out of sweat-soaked clothes and shoes to consecutive time violations because Djokovic let the serve clock expire to the 16 break points he ...

The Latest: Djokovic tops Nishikori for 8th US Open final

Fresno Bee - 08 Sep 2018
The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local):. 9:25 p.m.. Novak Djokovic reached his eighth U.S. Open final by beating Kei Nishikori 6-3, 6-4, 6-2. Djokovic is bidding for his third title at Flushing Meadows and 14th Grand Slam ...

Year after missing US Open, Nishikori shines in return

Minneapolis Star Tribune - 03 Sep 2018
NEW YORK — Kei Nishikori was so crushed about missing the U.S. Open last year, he couldn't even watch the tournament. Nishikori's season was over with torn tendons in his right wrist, and he knew how much he'd ache to play if he flipped on the TV.

Keys to face Osaka in US Open semis; Nishikori beats Cilic

Chicago Tribune - 06 Sep 2018
With Kei Nishikori defeating 2014 champ Marin Cilic 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-4 in a rematch of the final four years ago at Flushing Meadows, Osaka and Nishikori give Japan semifinalists in both men's and women's singles at the same Grand Slam ...

Nishikori, Osaka end Japan's 23-year wait for Slam double

Sport24 - 04 Sep 2018
New York - Kei Nishikori and Naomi Osaka carved out a little bit of history at the US Open on Monday when they became the first Japanese players in 23 years to reach the quarter-finals of the same Grand Slam. Nishikori, the 2014 runner-up, downed ...

Osaka and Nishikori blaze trail to US Open quarters

Reuters - 04 Sep 2018
On a sun-baked Louis Armstrong Stadium court, Nishikori began an historic afternoon by outclassing Philipp Kohlschreiber 6-3 6-2 7-5 before handing the stage over to Osaka, who tamed Aryna Sabalenka 6-3 2-6 6-4, then walked off unaware of what had ...

Nishikori cites Djokovic's 'aggressive' play in US Open exit

Reuters - 08 Sep 2018
Sep 7, 2018; New York, NY, USA; Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates after his match against Kei Nishikori of Japan (not pictured) in a men's semi-final match on day twelve of the 2018 U.S. Open tennis tournament at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis ...

Kei Nishikori advances to third round at US Open

The Japan Times - 31 Aug 2018
13 Diego Schwartzman in the third round. Nishikori is 2-0 against the 26-year-old Argentine. Earlier in the day, in women's action, Naomi Osaka beat Julia Glushko of Israel 6-2, 6-0 in just 50 minutes to advance to the third round of the U.S. Open for ...

The Latest: Nishikori beats Cilic, reaches US Open semis

Washington Post - 05 Sep 2018
NEW YORK — The Latest on the U.S. Open tennis tournament (all times local):. 6:05 p.m.. Kei Nishikori outlasted Marin Cilic in a rematch of the 2014 U.S. Open final, moving into the semifinals with a 2-6, 6-4, 7-6 (5), 4-6, 6-4 victory. The No. 21 ...

Nishikori cherishes going incognito in New York

Baseline - 30 Aug 2018
NEW YORK—Kei Nishikori got off to a great start at the US Open. The 2014 finalist breezed past Maximilian Marterer, and will have a challenge in Gael Monfils on Thursday night. The world No. 21 has gone deep into his comeback year, reaching the final ...

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