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  1. French Open: LI's Noah Rubin to face John Isner in opening matchRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Newsday

    Rubin got his wild card through the French Open Wild Card Challenge which awards a spot in the main draw to an American player. Noah Rubin returns to Kei Nishikori during a singles match at the New York Open at NYCB Live's Nassau Coliseum on Feb. 13. Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke Noah Rubin, the 22-year-old from Merrick who earned a wild card into this year's French Open, drew fellow American and No.

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  2. Poll: Who's The Second Favorite Behind Nadal To Win The French Open?Read the original story

    Tuesday | Tennis Articles

    ... only to Nadal this year on the clay, however he's never advanced to the last eight of a Slam. After them, it's Kei Nishikori who hasn't been to the semis, Juan Martin del Potro who might not even play and Grigor Dimitrov who enters off a poor clay ...

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  3. Nishikori needs French Open success to reignite careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Reuters

    It has been a long and frustrating road back to fitness for Japan's Kei Nishikori, who will arrive at Roland Garros without an ATP title for more than two years and desperate to prove that his career has not already peaked. FILE PHOTO: Tennis - ATP World Tour Masters 1000 - Italian Open - Foro Italico, Rome, Italy - May 18, 2018 Japan's Kei Nishikori in action during his quarter final match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi/File Photo For much of the last decade Nishikori has been the player most likely to bring a first men's grand slam singles title back to Asia but the 28-year-old now risks being overtaken by South Korean young gun Chung Hyeon.

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  4. In Rome, Nadal and Djokovic reminded us what Big 4 tennis is all aboutRead the original story

    Saturday May 19 | Tennis

    ... Ramos-ViA olas. On Friday, he competed with all the anger and gusto of his glory years in coming back to beat Kei Nishikori. And on Saturday he pushed Nadal to come up with his best tennis of the year to sneak past him 7-6 (4), 6-3. Djokovic ...

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  5. Nadal and Djokovic to face off for 51st timeRead the original story

    Saturday May 19 | News Today

    Rome: Novak Djokovic set up an Italian Open semi-final blockbuster against old rival Rafael Nadal after both former world number one players battled back in thrilling last-eight clashes. The Serb fought back against Kei Nishikori to earn a 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 win while top seed Nadal continued his clay court domination with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 defeat of Italy's Fabio Fognini.

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  6. Nihon University coach Masato Uchida apologizes over controversial play, quitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | The Japan Times

    ... season began in October. Their surprisingly successful inaugural season is still rolling along, and they'... Kei Nishikori fell to former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the clay-court Italian Open on Friday, going down 2-6, 6-1, ...

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  7. Kei Nishikori falls in Rome quartersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 19 | The Japan Times

    Kei Nishikori fell to former world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the quarterfinals of the clay-court Italian Open on Friday, going down 2-6, 6-1, 6-3.

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  8. Nadal sets up Djokovic semi-final in Rome, Zverev marches onRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Stabroek News

    Rafa Nadal rallied from a set down before easing past Fabio Fognini 4-6 6-1 6-2 in the Italian Open quarter-finals on Friday to set up a mouth-watering clash against long-time adversary Novak Djokovic for a place in tomorrow's final. Djokovic plotted a similar path to the Spanish claycourt king when the Serb lost the first set against Japan's Kei Nishikori before recovering to win 2-6 6-1 6-3 and seal an open-era record 51st career meeting against Nadal.

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  9. Nadal, Djokovic to meet for 51st time in RomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Bangkok Post

    Novak Djokovic set up an Italian Open semi-final blockbuster against old rival Rafael Nadal after both former world number one players battled back in thrilling last-eight clashes on Friday. The Serb fought back against Kei Nishikori to earn a 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 win while top seed Nadal continued his clay court domination with a 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 defeat of Italy's Fabio Fognini.

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  10. Nadal and Djokovic to renew rivalry in Italian Open semisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | SFGate

    ... set and a partisan crowd to beat Italian Fabio Fognini 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Four-time Rome winner Djokovic defeated Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 6-3. Nadal and Djokovic have played each other 50 times but their most recent meeting was last May, when Nadal won ...

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  11. Nadal, Djokovic Set To Renew Rivalry In Rome SF; Defending Champ Zverev Rolls OnRead the original story

    Friday May 18 | Tennis Articles

    ... three sets, and nearly blew losing a break lead in the third to hang on for a tough 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 victory over Kei Nishikori. The win puts Djokovic into his first semifinal of the season, and pits him against Nadal tomorrow. "It means a lot to me to ...

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  12. Morning Roundup: Louisville settles for $4.5 million with ex-AD JurichRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | NewsOK.com

    ... and a partisan crowd to beat Fabio Fognini 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Then, four-time Rome winner Djokovic rallied past Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 6-3. Sharapova required more than three hours to eliminate last year's French Open winner, Jelena Ostapenko , 6-7 ...

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  13. Rafa Nadal overcomes crowd and Fabio Fognini to reach Rome semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Stuff.co.nz

    ... him for weeks. For a spot in the final, Nadal will play four-time Rome champion Novak Djokovic, who beat Kei Nishikori in three sets. Nadal can replace Roger Federer at No 1 if he lifts the Rome trophy for the first time since 2013. Federer is ...

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  14. Novak Djokovic rekindles form to set up showdown with Rafael NadalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Daily Mail

    ... for another shot at the Spanish clay court king when he scored surely the best win since his comeback, beating Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 at the Foro Italico. In the event of an unlikely victory it would signal that he is, well and truly, back. It ...

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  15. With Rafa on the Rome horizon, The Novak Djokovic Experience returnedRead the original story

    Friday May 18 | Tennis

    ... finally, in luck on Friday. Over the course of his highly entertaining 2-6, 6-1, 6-3 quarterfinal win over Kei Nishikori in Rome, the former No. 1 brought all of its classic elements back to the stage for the first time in what felt like years. He ...

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  16. Djokovic sets up Nadal semi-finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Sky Sports

    Novak Djokovic found a way to grind out a marathon quarter-final victory against Kei Nishikori to set-up a showdown with old rival Rafael Nadal in Rome. The former world No 1 fought back from a set down to win 2-6 6-1 6-1 in a high-quality match lasting two hours and 21 minutes.

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  17. Nadal overcomes crowd and Fognini to reach Rome semifinals Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | WPXI

    ... and a partisan crowd to beat Fabio Fognini 4-6, 6-1, 6-2. Then, four-time Rome winner Djokovic rallied past Kei Nishikori 2-6, 6-1, 6-3. Nadal and Djokovic have played each other 50 times but their last meeting came more than a year ago, when Nadal ...

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  18. World Sports at 1330 GMTRead the original story

    Friday May 18 | The New Zealand Herald

    Rafael Nadal overcomes a poor first set and a partisan crowd to beat Fabio Fognini 4-6, 6-1, 6-2 and reach the Italian Open semifinals. Next: Novak Djokovic or Kei Nishikori.

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  19. Djokovic: Rome boosting form and moodRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Sky Sports

    Novak Djokovic believes his game is finally coming together at the Rome Masters ahead of his quarter-final with Kei Nishikori, live on Sky Sports Arena on Friday. The 12-time Grand Slam champion has been fighting to regain form and fitness following a six-month lay-off before the Australian Open.

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  20. Kei Nishikori advances to Italian Open quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | The Japan Times

    Kei Nishikori powered past Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany in straight sets Thursday to advance to the quarterfinals of the Italian Open. Nishikori, coming off a win against world No.

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