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Novak Djokovic v Juan Martín del Potro: US Open men’s singles final – live! | Sport

Humanitarian notions that five‑setters are reducing the best players to physical wrecks is somewhat diluted by the presence in Sunday’s US Open final of Novak Djokovic and Juan Martín del Potro, who have experienced more than their share of physical Read more…


Novak Djokovic handles Kei Nishikori to set up delicious Del Potro showdown | Sport

Not long after Rafael Nadal hat to quit against Juan Martin del Potro with a knee injury, Novak Djokovic inflicted more conventional pain on Kei Nishikori in straight sets on Friday night to reach the US Open final for the Read more…


Novak Djokovic v John Millman: US Open quarter-finals – live! | Sport

9.10pm EDT21:10 First set: Djokovic 1-0 Millman* (*denotes next server) The players trade errors to start before Djokovic comes to net and hits a nifty drop-shot winner for 30-15. From there Millman nets a forehand from the baseline and then Read more…


US Open 2018: Novak Djokovic in action, Madison Keys wins and more – live! | Sport

5.15pm EDT17:15 Vondrousova* 7-6, 4-5 Tsurenko. Tsurenko suddenly discovers the form that did for Caroline Wozniacki in the second round. After holding her serve under severe scoreboard pressure, she earns a couple of break points on Vondrousova’s service game. The Read more…


Novak Djokovic v Richard Gasquet: US Open men’s singles – live! | Sport

10.23pm EDT22:23 Second set: Djokovic 6-2, 5-2 Gasquet* (*denotes next server) A half-chance for Gasquet as Djokovic falls behind 15-30 on his serve. But Gasquet nets shots from the baseline on the next three points and Djokovic holds. The Frenchman Read more…


Novak Djokovic v Tennys Sandgren: US Open men’s singles – live! | Sport

9.26pm EDT21:26 Third set: Djokovic 6-1, 6-3, 6-6 Sandgren (*denotes next server) Sandgren holds and we’re headed to a third-set tiebreaker. Updated at 9.26pm EDT 9.22pm EDT21:22 Third set: Djokovic 6-1, 6-3, 6-5 Sandgren* (*denotes next server) Another crisp service Read more…


Roger Federer v Novak Djokovic: Cincinnati Masters men’s final – live! | Sport

6.10pm EDT18:10 Second set: Djokovic 6-4, 5-4 Federer* (*denotes server) Last chance saloon for Federer. And his timing continues to be off – a backhand sails wide and Djokovic has a 0-30 lead. His 10th ace of the match brings Read more…


Wimbledon 2018 men’s final: Kevin Anderson v Novak Djokovic – live! | Sport

Hello. Usually people talk about the weather when they have nothing interesting to say. But bloody hell, it’s hot at Wimbledon today. London’s heatwave has returned with a vengeance and the sun will be beating down on Centre Court when Read more…


Wimbledon semi-final: John Isner v Kevin Anderson goes to final set – live! | Sport

5.11pm BST17:11 Fifth set: Anderson 7-6, 6-7, 6-7, 6-4, 3-3 Isner* (*denotes next server) Anderson sidles into a 30-0 lead. Then makes it a 40-0 lead, and, yes, you know the rest. Isner actually got a bit of string on Read more…


Wimbledon quarter-finals: Federer v Anderson, Djokovic beats Nishikori – live! | Sport

Hello. Nice of Roger Federer to let Novak Djokovic have a hit on his court this afternoon. Very generous. Most magnanimous. It’s a mark of the tennis king’s charitable spirt that he’s stepped aside and let one of the commoners Read more…