2014 Finalist Kei Nishikori Bounced In First Round Of US Open In 5 SetsA year after his run all the way to his first Grand Slam final, Kei Nishikori's stay at the US Open lasted only a few hours.
WATCH: Serena Williams Shrugs Off US Open Jitters For KaraokeSerena Williams is trying to ignore "the elephant in the room" ahead of the U.S. Open.
Djokovic Beats Nishikori, Advances To ATP FinalsTwo-time defending champion Novak Djokovic overcame a lapse of concentration to beat Kei Nishikori 6-1, 3-6, 6-0 and advance to a third straight final at the ATP Finals in London on Saturday.
Cilic Leaves Little Doubt, Smashes Nishikori In US Open FinalMarin Cilic of Croatia won his first Grand Slam title by beating Kei Nishikori of Japan 6-3, 6-3, 6-3 on Monday in the U.S. Open final, a year after missing the tournament because of a doping suspension.
Kei Nishikori, Marin Cilic Meet In Surprising US Open FinalIt's among the most unexpected championship matchups in tennis history. Neither is currently ranked in the top 10. And neither has played in a major final, let alone won one.
Liguori: Top Seed Novak Djokovic Sent Home EarlyKei Nishikori became the first Asian man to advance to a Grand Slam final. The 24-year-old from Japan ousted the top-ranked player in the world, Novak Djokovic, 6-4, 1-6, 7-6, 6-3.
Japan’s Nishikori Stuns Top-Ranked Djokovic In Four Sets At US OpenJapan's Kei Nishikori became the first man from Asia to reach a Grand Slam final, stunning top-ranked Novak Djokovic in four sets at the U.S. Open.
Federer Saves 2 Match Points, Reaches US Open SemisFrustrated by Monfils' unpredictable style, flummoxed by the swirling wind, and missing shots he normally makes, Federer twice was a single point from losing while down 5-4 in the fourth set.
Serena Williams, Novak Djokovic Off To US Open SemifinalsAfter a bad-as-can-be start, dropping the first three games, Serena Williams quickly turned things around and stretched her U.S. Open winning streak to 19 matches to get back to the semifinals.
Liguori: Marathon Man Kei Nishikori Continues To Make History At US OpenTenth seed Kei Nishikori became the first Japanese player in the Open Era to advance to a Grand Slam semifinal with a five-set win over 2014 Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka 3-6, 7-5, 7-6, 6-7, 6-4.
Japan's Nishikori Outlasts No. 3 Wawrinka For Spot In US Open SemifinalsThe match went 4 hours, 15 minutes, and the 10th-seeded Nishikori managed to shake off any lingering exhaustion from his previous victory, which lasted 4:19 and ended at 2:26 a.m. Tuesday, equaling the latest finish in tournament history.
Murray-Djokovic, Serena-Pennetta Highlight Busy Wednesday At US OpenAndy Murray went more than a year between victories over top-10 opponents. Now he needs to make it two in a row.