Novak Djokovic

Six years ago, Murray became the first British player to win at home at Wimbledon after defeating Novak Djokovic in the 2012 US Open final, since Fred Perry in 1936.

Madrid: With 8,760 points, Spain’s Rafael Nadal remained in the No.1 spot in the Association of Tennis Professionals’ (ATP) men’s world singles rankings released on Monday, ahead of Switzerland’s Roger Federer. Serbia’s Novak Djokovic jumped three spots to third after he captured his third US Open title and 14th overall grand slam with a 6-3, 7-6 …

Mason (Ohio): Serbia’s Novak Djokovic has moved a step closer to winning the only ATP World Tour Masters 1000 event that has eluded him in his career, rallying to defeat Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 4-6, 6-2, 6-1 in the second round of the Western & Southern Open here. The reigning Wimbledon champion not only had to adjust …

London: Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic on Sunday overpowered South Africa’s Kevin Anderson 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (7-3) in a lopsided Wimbledon final, taking home the trophy for the fourth time in his career. Both players had reached the final round after surviving the two longest semifinal matches in Wimbledon’s history. Djokovic needed just two hours and …

London: Three-time Wimbledon champion Novak Djokovic topped Russia’s Karen Khachanov 6-4, 6-2, 6-2 to reach the quarterfinals of the Grand Slam event for the 10th time. The Serb committed just a dozen unforced errors on Monday and hit 29 winners to dispatch Khachanov as night fell on the All England Club. Also Read: Seven-year drought ends as …

Melbourne: Swiss ace Roger Federer defended his Australian Open crown by getting past Croatian Marin Cilic 6-2, 6-7, 6-3, 3-6, 6-1 in a rip-roaring men’s singles final here on Sunday. This is the 20th Grand Slam title of Federer’s career. Federer looked in control in the first set but Cilic fought back to win the …

London:  Scottish tennis star Andy Murray has become the latest top player to pull out of the US Open, citing a nagging hip injury. “I did pretty much everything that I could to get myself ready here and took a number of weeks off after Wimbledon,” the three-time Grand Slam champion said on Saturday. The 30-year-old …

Second seed Djokovic was too strong for former world number 10 Ernests Gulbis of Latvia on Saturday. The Serb prevailed 6-4, 6-1, 7-6(2) to set a fourth-round meeting with unseeded Adrian Mannarino who upset fellow Frenchman and number