Kei Nishikori

Andy Murray of Great Britain poses for photographers after defeating David Ferrer of Spain during the final of the Shanghai Rolex Masters at the Qi Zhong Tennis Center on October 16, 2011 in Shanghai, China.
On this day: Andy Murray successfully defends Shanghai Masters title
On this day in 2011, Andy Murray successfully defended his Shanghai Masters title with a straight-sets victory over David Ferrer.
Oct 16, 06:00
Kevin Anderson of South Africa reacts after beating Richard Gasquet of France in their men's singles match on day five of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 23, 2015
Result: Kevin Anderson edges out Kei Nishikori in Shanghai Masters third round
Kevin Anderson comes through two tie-breaks against Kei Nishikori to reach the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters for the first time.
Oct 15, 12:17
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France reacts as he plays against to Marcel Granollers of Spain during their 2015 US Open Men's Singles round 2 match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 2, 2015
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga takes down Albert Ramos-Vinolas at Shanghai Masters
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beats Roger Federer's conqueror Albert Ramos-Vinolas in the last 16 of the Shanghai Masters 6-7(5) 7-5 6-4 to reach the quarter-finals.
Oct 15, 09:52
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates winning in his fourth round match against David Ferrer of Spain during day eight of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 26, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori comes from set down to beat Nick Kyrgios in Shanghai second round
Kei Nishikori comes from behind to beat Nick Kyrgios in three sets in the second round of the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 14, 08:36
Nick Kyrgios waves to the crowd after his second-round victory on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Nick Kyrgios close to ban after $1,500 fine
Nick Kyrgios goes a step closer to triggering a 28-day suspended ban after being fined $1,500 at the Shanghai Masters.
Oct 13, 17:18
Benoit Paire of France reacts after defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan during their Men's Single First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Result: Benoit Paire stuns Kei Nishikori to advance to Japan Open final
Benoit Paire defeats Kei Nishikori in three sets at the 25-year-old's home tournament to book his place in the final of the Japan Open.
Oct 10, 09:49
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates winning in his fourth round match against David Ferrer of Spain during day eight of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 26, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori overcomes Marin Cilic in three to reach Japan Open semi-finals
Kei Nishikori comes from behind to beat Marin Cilic in three sets to reach the semi-finals of his home tournament the Japan Open.
Oct 9, 09:00
Kei Nishikori celebrates after winning his first-round match at the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori delights home crowd with victory over Sam Querrey
Defending champion Kei Nishikori delights his home crowd at the Japan Open with a 7-6[3] 6-3 second-round win over Sam Querrey.
Oct 7, 10:05
Britain's Andy Murray celebrates with the Davis Cup team after beating France's Gilles Simon in a Davis Cup world group quarter-finals singles tennis match at the Queen's Club in west London on July 19, 2015
Great Britain draw Japan at home in 2016 Davis Cup opener
Great Britain will face Japan at home in their 2016 Davis Cup World Group opener after reaching the final for the first time since 1978 this year.
Sep 24, 09:30
Dan Evans of Great Britain plays a backhand during a practice session at Emirates Arena on September 17, 2015
Why selecting Dan Evans is the right choice for Great Britain
Sports Mole assesses why Great Britain captain Leon Smith was right to select Dan Evans for his side's Davis Cup semi-final with Australia.
Sep 18, 10:18
Novak Djokovic in action during his US Open semi-final on September 11, 2015
Result: Novak Djokovic obliterates Marin Cilic to reach US Open final
Novak Djokovic obliterates defending US Open champion Marin Cilic 6-0 6-1 6-2 to reach the final at Flushing Meadows.
Sep 11, 23:48
James Ward of Great Britain in Gentlemens Singles first round match against Luca Vanni of Italy during day two of Wimbledon on June 30, 2015
Who should feature for Great Britain in Davis Cup semi-final?
Sports Mole assesses who could gain selection for Great Britain when they play Australia in the Davis Cup semi-finals later this month.
Sep 4, 12:27
Kei Nishikori of Japan reacts against Benoit Paire of France during their Men's Single First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Kei Nishikori disappointed with US Open exit
Kei Nishikori expresses his disappointment after losing to Benoit Paire in the first round of the US Open.
Aug 31, 22:04
Benoit Paire of France reacts after defeating Kei Nishikori of Japan during their Men's Single First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Benoit Paire hails "impossible" win over Kei Nishikori at US Open
French tennis player Benoit Paire reveals his delight after coming back to seal a memorable win over the fourth-seeded Kei Nishikori at the US Open.
Aug 31, 20:52
Kei Nishikori of Japan reacts against Benoit Paire of France during their Men's Single First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori suffers shock defeat at US Open
Last year's US Open runner-up Kei Nishikori is out of the 2015 tournament after suffering a five-set defeat to Frenchman Benoit Paire.
Aug 31, 19:32
Kei Nishikori of Japan reacts against Benoit Paire of France during their Men's Single First Round match on Day One of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on August 31, 2015
Live Coverage: US Open - Day One
Follow Sports Mole's live coverage of the first day of the 2015 US Open at Flushing Meadows.
Aug 31, 16:00
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts after scoring a point on Gilles Muller of Luxembourg during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Andy Murray: "Nice to get back" to world number two ranking
Andy Murray speaks of his happiness following his elevation up to second in the world rankings.
Aug 16, 11:42
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates defeating Milos Raonic of Canada in the quarter final during day seven of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 8, 2015
Result: Andy Murray cruises past Kei Nishikori to reach Rogers Cup final
Andy Murray defeats Kei Nishikori in straight sets in the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup to set up a showdown against Novak Djokovic in Montreal.
Aug 16, 02:36
Andy Murray in action in round two of the French Open on May 28, 2015
Andy Murray handed tough route at Cincinnati Open
British number one Andy Murray faces an opening match against Mardy Fish or Viktor Troicki at next week's Cincinnati Open.
Aug 15, 09:59
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates defeating Milos Raonic of Canada in the quarter final during day seven of the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament at the Caja Magica on May 8, 2015
Andy Murray praises fans after late finish at Rogers Cup
Andy Murray praises fans who remained at the Rogers Cup until 1.30am after he came through against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets.
Aug 15, 09:41
Andy Murray of Great Britain reacts after scoring a point on Gilles Muller of Luxembourg during day four of the Rogers Cup at Uniprix Stadium on August 13, 2015
Result: Andy Murray eases past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga into Rogers Cup semi-finals
Andy Murray advances into the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup by beating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in straight sets in Montreal.
Aug 15, 07:18
Kei Nishikori of Japan celebrates winning in his fourth round match against David Ferrer of Spain during day eight of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 26, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori eases past Rafael Nadal in straight sets in Rogers Cup
Kei Nishikori earns a place in the semi-finals of the Rogers Cup by defeating number seven seed Rafael Nadal in straight sets.
Aug 15, 04:41
Japan's Kei Nishikori celebrates after victory in his men's singles match against Steve Johnson of the US on day six of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 24, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori cruises past David Goffin to reach Rogers Cup quarter-finals
Fourth seed Kei Nishikori continues his fine form with a 6-4 6-4 victory over David Goffin in the Rogers Cup third round.
Aug 14, 03:28
Spain's Rafael Nadal celebrates after winning his match against Spain's Nicolas Almagro during the men's second round of the Roland Garros 2015 French Tennis Open in Paris on May 28, 2015
Result: Rafael Nadal eases into Rogers Cup quarter-final with Mikhail Youzhny win
Three-time Rogers Cup winner Rafael Nadal beats Mikhail Youzhny 6-3 6-3 to reach the quarter-final.
Aug 14, 01:47
David Goffin in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Result: David Goffin overcomes Sam Querrey to progress in Rogers Cup
David Goffin beats Sam Querrey 6-4 6-4 to set up a third-round meeting with Kei Nishikori at the Rogers Cup in Montreal.
Aug 12, 22:46
Kei Nishikori in action on day four of the Australian Open on January 22, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori breezes past Pablo Andujar at Rogers Cup
Fourth seed Kei Nishikori registers a straight-sets win over Pablo Andujar to advance through to the third round of the Rogers Cup.
Aug 12, 20:54
Germany's Dustin Brown returns against Spain's Rafael Nadal during their men's singles second round match on day four of the 2015 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on July 2, 2015
In Profile: Dustin Brown
After his victory over Rafael Nadal on Thursday, Sports Mole takes a look at the career of Germany's Dustin Brown.
Jul 3, 10:24
A general view of the Wimbledon logo on day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 23, 2014
Wimbledon evacuated after fire alarm
Wimbledon tennis courts are evacuated after a fire alarm goes off at the end of play on day three of the Championships on Wednesday.
Jul 2, 07:46
Kei Nishikori (top) of Japan reacts after winning his Gentlemen’s Singles first round match against Simone Bolelli of Italy during day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 29, 2015
Kei Nishikori "very disappointed" by calf injury
World number five Kei Nishikori admits that he is "very disappointed" after being forced to withdraw from Wimbledon with a calf injury.
Jul 1, 13:52
Kei Nishikori (top) of Japan reacts after winning his Gentlemen’s Singles first round match against Simone Bolelli of Italy during day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 29, 2015
Kei Nishikori withdraws from Wimbledon
World number five Kei Nishikori pulls out of Wimbledon with a calf injury sustained in his first-round match.
Jul 1, 13:00
Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning Wimbledon on July 6, 2014
John McEnroe tips Novak Djokovic to go far at Wimbledon
The top half of the Wimbledon draw is starting to open up for defending champion Novak Djokovic, according to John McEnroe.
Jun 29, 21:07
Japan's Kei Nishikori celebrates winning his men's singles third round match against Italy's Simon Bolelli on day seven of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 30, 2014
Kei Nishikori: 'Leg injury should be fine'
Kei Nishikori brushes off the suggestion that his leg injury will continue to bother him after he needed a medical time-out in his first-round win at Wimbledon.
Jun 29, 18:43
Kei Nishikori of Japan plays a backhand during his Gentlemen's Singles first round match against Kenny De Schepper of France on day two of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 24, 201
Result: Kei Nishikori battles past Simone Bolelli in tight five-set victory
Kei Nishikori eventually makes it through to the second round of Wimbledon with a 6-3 6-7 6-2 3-6 6-3 win over Simone Bolelli.
Jun 29, 18:19
Andy Murray of Great Britain plays a forehand return during his Gentlemen's Singles third round match against Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain on day five of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club on June 27,
Assessing men's and women's Wimbledon draw
Sports Mole takes a look at the draws for the men's and women's singles at Wimbledon.
Jun 26, 11:15
Dan Evans in action for the British Davis Cup team.
Result: Dan Evans shocks Matthias Bachinger in Wimbledon qualifying
Former British number two Dan Evans is one match away from the main draw at Wimbledon after a sthree-set win in qualifying over eighth seed Matthias Bachinger.
Jun 24, 15:02
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after winning his match against Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic on Day Six of the The Internazionali BNL d'Italia 2015 at Foro Italico on May 15, 2015
Result: Roger Federer edges past Ivo Karlovic to reach Gerry Weber Open final
Roger Federer defeats big-serving Ivo Karlovic to secure his place in the Gerry Weber Open final.
Jun 20, 14:32
Kei Nishikori celebrates after winning his first-round match at the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori battles past Dominic Thiem in Halle
Second seed Kei Nishikori progresses through to the second round in Halle with a hard-fought win over Dominic Thiem.
Jun 16, 13:10
France's Jo-Wilfried Tsonga returns to Taiwan's Jimmy Wang during their men's singles third round match on day five of the 2014 Wimbledon Championships at The All England Tennis Club in Wimbledon, southwest London, on June 27, 2014
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga targets first Grand Slam title at French Open
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga says that he is hungry to add a Grand Slam title to his career honours list.
Jun 2, 23:22
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga of France celebrates after winning his Gentlemen's Singles second round match against Sam Querrey of the United States on day four of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon o
Result: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga battles back to beat Kei Nishikori in five sets
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga sets up a French Open semi-final with Stanislas Wawrinka by ousting Kei Nishikori in five sets.
Jun 2, 19:11
Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland celebrates winning his quarterfinal match against Kei Nishikori of Japan during day 10 of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 28, 2015
Result: Stanislas Wawrinka dumps out Roger Federer at French Open
Stanislas Wawrinka beats fellow Swiss Roger Federer 6-4 6-3 7-6 in the quarter-finals of the French Open.
Jun 2, 17:38

Wimbledon First Round
Wimbledon Second Round
Result
Evans
Dolgopolov
7  6 6
66 4 1
Result
Cilic
Stakhovsky
6 66 6 6
2 7  4 4
Result
Mahut
Ferrer
6 6 6
1 4 3
Result
Flipkens
Keys
4 6 3
6 4 6
Result
Seppi
Raonic
65 4 2
7  6 6
Result
Williams
Sakkari
7 4 6
5 6 3
Result
Halep
Schiavone
6 6
1 1
Result
Dimitrov
Simon
6 7  4 6
3 61 6 4
Result
Benneteau
Nishikori
6 4 4 2
4 6 6 6
Result
Goffin
Roger-Vasselin
6 6 6
4 0 3
Result
Lepchenko
Kerber
1 4
6 6
Result
Lu
Murray
3 2 1
6 6 6
Result
Bouchard
Konta
6 1 6
3 6 1
Result
Cepelova
Muguruza
6 6
3 2
Result
Thiem
Vesely
64 65 63
7  7  7 
Result
Albot
Tomic
63 3 7  3
7  6 66 6
Result
Radwanska
Konjuh
6 4 9
2 6 7
Result
Boserup
Bencic
6 1
4 0

(ret.)
Result
Gasquet
Granollers
4 7 6 6
6 5 3 1
Result
Duan
Vinci
3 5
6 7