Kei Nishikori

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
A tarpaulin covers the Philippe Chatrier court as the rain falls ahead of a French Open quarter final match at the Roland Garros, Paris on June 4, 2014
Part of stadium falls on spectators at French Open
The French Open quarter-final between Kei Nishikori and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga is delayed after high winds cause part of the stadium to collapse on spectators.
Jun 2, 17:21
Roger Federer in action on day six of the French Open on May 29, 2015
Live Commentary: Stanislas Wawrinka vs. Roger Federer - as it happened
Sports Mole brings you live coverage of the French Open quarter-final between Stanislas Wawrinka and Roger Federer.
Jun 2, 15:15
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga returns the ball to Victor Hanescu during their match in the ATP Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships on February 25, 2014
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga delighted by form
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga insists that he is still capable of beating the world's best players after defeating Tomas Berdych in the French Open fourth round.
Jun 1, 12:33
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 into French Open quarter-finals
Fifth seed Kei Nishikori thrashes Teymuraz Gabashvili 6-3 6-4 6-2 to book his place in the French Open quarter-finals.
May 31, 17:06
Kei Nishikori in action on day four of the Australian Open on January 22, 2015
Kei Nishikori "very happy" with second-round triumph at French Open
Kei Nishikori admits that he is "very happy" after beating Thomaz Bellucci in the second round of the French Open.
May 27, 17:32
Kei Nishikori celebrates after winning his first-round match at the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori eases past Thomaz Bellucci at French Open
Fifth-seed Kei Nishikori progresses to the third round of the French Open with a 7-5 6-4 6-4 win over Brazil's Thomaz Bellucci.
May 27, 14:20
New Tennis generic
Go Soeda happy to contribute to Japanese record
World number 92 Go Soeda admits that having five Japanese players competing in the men's draw at the French Open is a "great" achievement.
May 24, 18:44
Kei Nishikori celebrates after winning his first-round match at the Australian Open on January 20, 2015
Result: Kei Nishikori safely through to French Open second round
Fifth seed Kei Nishikori progress to the second round of the French Open with a comfortable win over Paul-Henri Mathieu.
May 24, 16:01
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 seeded third for French Open, will play qualifier in first round
Andy Murray is seeded third for the French Open and will face a qualifier in the first round, while Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic could go head to head in the quarters.
May 22, 11:12