Kei Nishikori

Roger Federer of Switzerland greets Marin Cilic (R) of Croatia after their men's singles semifinal match on Day Thirteen of the 2014 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 6, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (credit: Matthew Stockman/Getty Images)

Federer Falls In Semifinals, Nishikori To Face Cilic In US Open Finals

Roger Federer could not pull off another big escape at the U.S. Open, losing 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 in the semifinals Saturday against Croatia’s Marin Cilic.


Novak Djokovic of Serbia sits in his chair between games against Kei Nishikori of Japan during their 2014 US Open men's semifinal singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center September 6, 2014 in New York. AFP PHOTO/Stan HONDA (credit: STAN HONDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Djokovic Stunned By Nishikori In US Open Semifinals

Japan’s Kei Nishikori became the first man from Asia to reach a Grand Slam final, stunning top-ranked Novak Djokovic 6-4, 1-6, 7-6 (4), 6-3 in stifling heat Saturday at the U.S. Open.


Japan's Kei Nishikori returns a shot to France's Julien Benneteau during their first round tennis match at the ninth and final ATP World Tour Masters 1000 indoor tournament on October 28, 2013 at the Bercy Palais-Omnisport (credit: MIGUEL MEDINA/AFP/Getty Images)

Japan’s Kei Nishikori Defeats France’s Tsonga in 3 Sets At Paris Masters

Kei Nishikori of Japan put an end to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga’s bid for a World Tour Finals spot by defeating the Frenchman 1-6, 7-6 (4), 7-6 (7) on Tuesday in the second round of the Paris Masters.