Posted on 28 June 2014.
Kei Nishikori (Photo by David Iliff, CC)
By Associated Press
LONDON (AP) – Japan’s Kei Nishikori said he was “almost 100 percent perfect” health-wise heading into Wimbledon.
The 10th-seeded Nishikori has been hampered by a hip problem that he says contributed to a first-round loss at the French Open.
But the first Japanese man to be ranked in the top 10 says his run to the semifinals on grass at Halle, Germany, last week showed he is fit. Read the full story
Posted in Sports, Vol 33 No 27 | 6/28-7/4
Posted on 12 November 2011.
Kei Nishikori (left) and Roger Federer
By Graham Dunbar
The Associated Press
BASEL, Switzerland (AP) — Roger Federer ended his 10-month trophy drought on Sunday, Nov. 6, by outclassing Kei Nishikori 6–1, 6–3 in the Swiss Indoors final.
Federer was emotional as he thanked his hometown fans after winning for the fifth time in six years at the event where he once worked as a ballboy. Read the full story
Posted in Sports, Vol 30 No 46 | 11/12-11/18