Italian Open 2020: After US Open run, Shapovalov piling up wins in Rome, Azarenka double bagels Kenin
After spending more than 22 hours on court over the previous two weeks at the US Open, where he reached the quarterfinals in both singles and doubles, Shapovalov is still going strong after crossing the Atlantic.
Italian Open 2020: Fuming Paire shows little effort in opening-round loss; Nishikori earns first win for year
Kei Nishikori — who is returning from right elbow surgery and missed the US Open after testing positive for COVID-19 — won for the first time in more than a year, beating Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-4, 7-6 (3).
Nishikori, ranked 31, becomes the latest high-profile departure from the tournament, set to begin Monday in a spectator-less quarantine bubble at the US National Tennis Center.
Should he continue to test positive into next week, World No 31 Nishikori would be in jeopardy of missing the start of the US Open.
World No 31 Kei Nishikori withdraws from Western and Southern Open after testing positive for COVID-19
World number 31 Nishikori said he took the test and received the positive result on Sunday in Florida and will isolate himself despite few symptoms. He and his team plan more tests and a status update on Friday.
Coronavirus crisis forces sportspersons to contemplate playing behind closed doors while chess and poker go online
The coronavirus pandemic has pushed hyperactive sportspeople, used to living out of suitcases, to grapple with adjusting to the new normal, which is to stay at home and maintain fitness.
Osaka said, 'Like most athletes that had been training I was disappointed at first but when you realise the postponement is for the better of the entire world you know the game can wait, we will come together in 2021 and be ready.'
Tokyo Olympics 2020 getting postponed until 2021 may be a blessing for tennis calendar ravaged by coronavirus
Tennis has also been impacted by the flu-like disease that has killed more than 17,200 people worldwide since emerging in China late last year.
Five nations sealed their Davis Cup Finals debuts in the weekend’s qualifiers while heavyweights Germany, Australia, United States and Croatia also booked their places in Madrid.
ATP Cup adds to crowded tennis dates before Australian Open; Rafael Nadal to participate, but Roger Federer opts out
Federer and Switzerland aren't involved in the ATP Cup, but No 1-ranked Rafael Nadal and No 2 Novak Djokovic will be representing Spain and Serbia, respectively.
Australian Open 2020: Japan's Kei Nishikori withdraws from season's first Grand Slam due to elbow injury
Tennis Australia issued a statement on Monday saying Nishikori had withdrawn from the season-opening major at Melbourne Park and from the ATP Cup, a new international men's team event which starts next week and will be played in Sydney, Perth and Brisbane.
Davis Cup 2019: Face of new-look tournament Gerard Pique optimistic about current edition; Feliciano Lopez says it will be a 'spectacle'
Home-crowd favourite Spain, featuring the top-ranked Nadal, will be in the toughest group for the Davis Cup finals along with Russia and defending champions Croatia
Tennis rankings: Italy's Matteo Berrettini jumps into ATP top 10 for first time in his carrer; Novak Djokovic holds top spot
The Italian Matteo Berrettini moved into the top 10 for the first time in his career when the ATP rankings were released on Monday.
Japan Open 2019: Novak Djokovic returns to court after nursing shoulder injury, starts with doubles defeat
Earlier this month, Djokovic was forced to pull out of his US Open fourth-round clash with Stan Wawrinka due to a nagging injury in his left shoulder
Tennis rankings: US Open champion Bianca Andreescu enters WTA top five; men's runner-up Daniil Medvedev up to career-high fourth
Daniil Medvedev finished as runner-up in US Open Final, after going down to Rafael Nadal 7-5, 6-3, 5-7, 4-6, 6-4 in a pulsating contest that lasted close to five hours
Alex de Minaur is doing something truly extraordinary for someone his age. At just 20 he has already made such large-scale changes to his mindset, and turned into a player that’s almost unrecognizable from what he was just a year ago.
US Open 2019: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams, Roger Federer cruise into fourth round; Kei Nishikori ousted by Alex de Minaur
Novak Djokovic rolled into the US Open fourth round while Serena Williams and Roger Federer cruised into the last 16 and Kei Nishikori was eliminated.
US Open 2019: Alex de Minaur ousts seventh seed Kei Nishikori to reach fourth round of a Grand Slam for first time
Alex de Minaur reached the second week of a Grand Slam for the first time after he produced an inspired performance to upset seventh seed Kei Nishikori.
US Open 2019: Naomi Osaka ready to team up with Kei Nishikori for mixed doubles at Tokyo Olympics 2020
Naomi Osaka is ready to join Kei Nishikori for mixed doubles at the Tokyo Olympics, but first she needs to practice doubles for the first time ever.
US Open 2019: Novak Djokovic deals with pain, Roger Federer once again concedes deficit before win in rain-hit day
Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer, placed in the same half of the men's singles draw at US Open, had niggles and issues to deal with on their way to the third round.