Tennis icon Roger Federer and software tycoon Bill Gates will form a doubles pairing in a charity match in March. Federer – a 19-time grand slam champion – will take to the court alongside Microsoft co-founder Gates at ‘Match for Africa 5’ in San Jose on March 5. The Australian Open...
January 25, 2018
October 11, 2017
Nick Kyrgios has been stripped of his prize money at the Shanghai Masters and fined $10,000 for unsportsmanlike conduct after another controversial retirement. The Australian quit midway through his match with Steve Johnson on Tuesday, citing illness and a shoulder injury for his decision. Kyrgios walked off court after losing the...
October 5, 2017
Rafael Nadal ominously dispatched Karen Khachanov in straight sets to reach the quarter-finals of the China Open on Thursday. The world number one saved two match points in his first-round victory over Lucas Pouille in Beijing, but sealed a more commanding 6-3 6-3 win over the unseeded Khachanov. Aside from a shaky start...