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'Injured' Djokovic unsure about future plans following Monte Carlo Masters loss   Apr 20, 10:43 am
Johannesburg, Apr. 20 (ANI): Serb tennis ace Novak Djokovic has reportedly admitted that he is not sure when he would play again following his 7-5, 6-2 Monte Carlo Masters loss to Roger Federer due to a wrist injury.
Wawrinka sets up all-Swiss final with Federer at Monte Carlo Masters  Apr 20, 10:03 am
Johannesburg, Apr 20 (ANI): Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka has set up all-Swiss final meeting at the Monte Carlo Masters with Roger Federer after muscling his way past Spaniard David Ferrer in the semi-finals on Saturday.
Nadal admits lack of intensity, confidence led to `shock` Monte Carlo defeat  Apr 19, 11:18 am
London, Apr 19 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has admitted that it had been harder for him after his Australian Open exit to find again the intensity, confidence and the inside power that he used to have following his Monte Carlo Masters quarter-final defeat.
Djokovic sets up semi-final meeting with Federer at Monte Carlo Masters  Apr 19, 9:05 am
Johannesburg, Apr 19 (ANI): Defending champion Novak Djokovic has set up a semi-final meeting at the Monte Carlo Masters with Swiss ace Roger Federer after defeating Spaniard Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the quarter-finals on Friday.
Nadal, Wawrinka join Federer, Djokovic in quarter-finals of Monte Carlo Masters  Apr 18, 9:06 am
Johannesburg, Apr 18 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal and Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka have eased into the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday, where they were joined by defending champion Novak Djokovic and Swiss ace Roger Federer.
Federer, Nadal sail into third round of Monte Carlo Masters  Apr 17, 10:12 am
Johannesburg, Apr 17 (ANI): Swiss ace Roger Federer and world No.1 Rafael Nadal have sailed into the third round of the Monte Carlo Masters on Wednesday following their respective wins over Radek Stepanek and Teimuraz Gabashvili.
Nadal 'finds comfort' in 'beloved' sea ahead of Monte-Carlo Masters  Apr 16, 2:19 pm
Washington, Apr 16 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has revealed that he spends a lot of time on the sea whenever he is at home in Spain as he loves the sea and has always found comfort in it.
French Open to increase prize money to 20.6 mln pounds this year  Apr 16, 12:42 pm
London, Apr 16 (ANI): The French Open will reportedly increase the prize money to 20.6 million pounds this year, with the singles champions each receiving 1.36 million pounds.
Nadal retains World No.1 status in ATP rankings  Apr 15, 9:59 am
Berlin (Germany), Apr.15 (ANI): Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal has retained his World No.1 status in the men's tennis rankings, going into the first clay-court Masters of the season in Monte Carlo. He is followed Serb Novak Djokovic
Nadal seeking to be '100 percent' to 'make difference' on clay at Monte Carlo Masters  Apr 13, 11:40 am
Johannesburg, Apr 13 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has said that he needs to be at his '100 percent' and more aggressive to move himself well on clay and make a difference at the Monte Carlo Masters starting on Sunday.
Nadal retains top spot in new ATP rankings  Apr 8, 9:03 am
Johannesburg, Apr 8 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has retained his spot on top of the recent men's tennis rankings issued by the ATP.
'King of Clay' Nadal hoping to improve game ahead of clay-court season  Apr 2, 12:56 pm
Johannesburg, Apr 2 (ANI): World No.1 Rafael Nadal has said that he still needs to improve his game as he prepares to launch his clay-court season in a bid to win his ninth French Open title.
Djokovic closes in on Nadal in latest ATP rankings following Sony Open win  Apr 1, 8:47 am
Johannesburg, Apr 1 (ANI): World No.2 Novak Djokovic has reportedly closed in on top-ranked Rafael Nadal in the latest men's tennis rankings issued by the ATP following his Miami Masters win over the Spaniard.
Nadal to meet Djokovic in Sony Open finals after quarter-final 'walkovers'  Mar 29, 10:45 am
London, Mar 29 (ANI): The world's top two seeds, Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic will meet each other in Sunday's Sony Open final after both of their opponents pulled out of their respective semi-final clashes in Miami.
Nadal, Wawrinka book fourth-round spots in Sony Open  Mar 25, 8:53 am
London, Mar 25 (ANI): World number one Rafael Nadal and Swiss champion Stanislas Wawrinka have breezed into the fourth round of the Sony Open in their bid to seek their first Miami titles.
Tomic loses shortest match in ATP history   Mar 21, 10:53 am
Sydney, Mar 21 (ANI): Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic has lost the shortest match in ATP history after crashing to a 6-0, 6-1 defeat at the hands of Finnish Jarkko Nieminen at the Sony Open within just 28 minutes and 20 seconds.
Nadal, Serena maintain lead on top of latest tennis rankings  Mar 18, 10:10 am
Johannesburg, Mar 18 (ANI): World's top tennis stars Rafael Nadal and Serena Williams have maintained their lead at the top of the latest ATP and the WTA rankings.
Sampras, Nadal to represent Team Mumbai in Bhupathi-backed IPTL  Mar 3, 2:05 pm
Johannesburg, Mar. 03 (ANI): New teams for the inaugural edition of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) have been reportedly grafted with World No. 1 Rafael Nadal set to represent Team Mumbai and World No.2 Novak Djokovic set to power Team Dubai and WTA star Serena Williams to represent Team Singapore.
Farah, Bolt, Nadal, Ronaldo nominated for Laureus World Sportsman of the Year honour  Feb 27, 11:27 am
London, Feb 27 (ANI): Olympic stars Mo Farah and Usain Bolt, along with Formula One world champion Sebastian Vettel, tennis ace Rafael Nadal, Real Madrid superstar Cristiano Ronaldo and basketball star LeBron James have reportedly been nominated for the Laureus World Sportsman of the Year honour.
Nadal offered 1.1 mln dollars per night for IPL-style International Premier Tennis League  Feb 26, 11:16 am
Sydney, Feb 26 (ANI): World number one Rafael Nadal is reportedly being offered 1.1 million dollars per night to play in three of the eight matches of the inaugural International Premier Tennis League (IPTL), which has borrowed its format from the lucrative Twenty20 tournament Indian Premier League (IPL).
Rafa wins Rio Open on injury return  Feb 24, 4:05 pm
London, Feb. 24 (ANI): Current World No.1 Spanish tennis ace, Rafael Nadal, beat Ukrainian Alexandr Dolgopolov in a return from his back injury at the Rio Open final.
`Cautious` Nadal `taking it easy` at Rio Open with still-recovering back  Feb 20, 10:34 am
Johannesburg, Feb 20 (ANI): World number one Rafael Nadal is reportedly taking easy at the Rio Open and is hoping that his back injury gets better.
Nadal to play in Rio Open after return from back injury  Feb 15, 4:08 pm
Rio de Janeiro (Brazil), Feb.15 (ANI): Spanish tennis star Rafael Nadal, who injured his back while warming up for the Australian Open final almost three weeks ago, and eventually lost to Swede Stanislas Wawrinka, is likely to take part in next week's Rio Open.
Monfils beats Gasquet in Open Sud de France final to claim 5th career title   Feb 10, 10:29 am
Johannesburg, Feb. 10 (ANI): French Gael Monfils reportedly claimed his fifth career title after beating top-seeded Richard Gasquet 6-4, 6-4 on Sunday in the final of the Open Sud de France.
Nadal withdraws from Buenos Aires tournament due to 'lingering' back injury  Feb 7, 9:01 am
Johannesburg, Feb 7 (ANI): World number one Rafael Nadal has reportedly withdrawn from the upcoming ATP tournament in Buenos Aires because of a lingering back injury.