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Djokovic sees off Anderson to give Serbia opening ATP Cup win

Jan 04, 2020 - 11:51 PM

'What a way to start the year,' says world No. 2 Novak Djokovic after surviving a spirited challenge from South African Kevin Anderson

HOT START. Novak Djokovic celebrates his victory against Kevin Anderson during their men's singles match in the ATP Cup. Photo by Patrick Hamilton/AFP

Djokovic into last 16, Anderson joins exit of Wimbledon seeds

Jul 06, 2019 - 11:46 AM

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic equals Boris Becker's mark as Kevin Anderson gets booted out to leave just 4 of the top 10 seeds

RIGHT ON TRACK. Serbia's Novak Djokovic celebrates after overcoming a tough start against Poland's Hubert Hurkacz. Photo by Ben Stansall/AFP

Djokovic: 'I'd be lying if Federer record not on my mind'

Dec 30, 2018 - 9:17 AM

After ruling the Mubadala World Tennis Championship, Novak Djokovic keeps his sights on Roger Federer's 20 Grand Slam record

ON A ROLL. Novak Djokovic celebrates his victory over Kevin Anderson at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship 2018 in Abu Dhabi. Photo by Giuseppe Cacace/AFP

Team World socks it to Federer-Djokovic at Laver Cup

Sep 22, 2018 - 1:38 PM

The Kevin Anderson-Jack Sock tandem upsets the the doubles dream team of Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic

UPSET. Team World's Jack Sock of the United States and Kevin Anderson of South Africa outlast Team Europe's Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Roger Federer of Switzerland in the men's doubles match. Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images for The Laver Cup/AFP

Djokovic captures 4th Wimbledon crown

Jul 16, 2018 - 12:01 AM

Ranked world number 21, Serbia's Novak Djokovic becomes the lowest ranked man to win at the All England Club in two decades

RESURGENT. Ranked world number 21, Serbia's Novak Djokovic becomes  the lowest ranked man to win at the All England Club in two decades. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

Djokovic admits he doubted Grand Slam future

Jul 15, 2018 - 3:58 PM

Despite fearing his best days are behind him, Novak Djokovic rediscovers his big-hitting, chest-pumping self

ODDS-ON PICK. Serbia's Novak Djokovic stands as favorite against South Africa’s Kevin Anderson in the men’s singles final. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

The week in photos: July 7-13, 2018

Jul 14, 2018 - 12:11 PM

This week's selection of photo highlights here and around the world

VIVE LA FRANCE. A France fan cheers before the Russia 2018 World Cup semi-final football match between France and Belgium at the Saint Petersburg Stadium in Saint Petersburg on July 10, 2018. Photo by Christophe Simon/AFP

Anderson reaches Wimbledon final after epic 6-hour thriller

Jul 14, 2018 - 8:43 AM

South African Kevin Anderson outlasts American John Isner in the second longest Grand Slam singles match ever played

MARATHON MEN. South Africa's Kevin Anderson (left) shakes hands with US opponent John Isner after winning the longest semifinal ever played at Wimbledon. Photo by Glyn Kirk/AFP

Nadal-Djokovic semis duel headlines Wimbledon's over-30 club

Jul 13, 2018 - 7:58 AM

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, John Isner, Kevin Anderson – all over 30 years old – turn the Wimbledon men's semifinals into a battle of veterans

OLD FOES. Rafael Nadal (right) braces for a ‘complex' Novak Djokovic in their 52nd meeting. Photos by AFP

Major upset: Anderson ousts defending champ Federer

Jul 12, 2018 - 1:39 AM

Roger Federer's bid for a 9th Wimbledon crown comes to a shocking end against South Africa's Kevin Anderson

GIANT SLAYER. Eighth seed Kevin Anderson deals Roger Federer one of his earliest Wimbledon exit. Photo by Oli Scarff/AFP

U.S. Open champ Nadal enjoying 'one of the best seasons of my career'

Sep 11, 2017 - 1:35 PM

After a 2016 season of injuries that saw him exit the Australian and French Opens early Nadal is enjoying his second grand slam win of 2017

BACK ON TOP. 'Of course is an emotional season because I have been through tough moments in terms of injuries,' says Rafael Nadal. Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP

Nadal races to third U.S. Open, 16th Grand Slam title

Sep 11, 2017 - 1:06 PM

The world number one the champion also in New York in 2010 and 2013 added the US title to the record 10th French Open he captured in June

CHAMPION AGAIN. 'It's unbelievable what's happened this year after some seasons with serious injuries and not playing very well,' says Nadal. Photo by Jewel Samad/AFP

Rafael Nadal wins third US Open, 16th Grand Slam title

Sep 11, 2017 - 7:34 AM

The world number one the champion also in New York in 2010 and 2013 added the US title to the record 10th French Open he captured in June

CHAMP AGAIN. Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts against Kevin Anderson of South Africa during their Men's Singles finals match on Day Fourteen of the 2017 US Open on September 10, 2017, New York City. Elsa/Getty Images/AFP

Nadal downs Del Potro, will face Anderson for US Open title

Sep 09, 2017 - 1:23 PM

Rafael Nadal moves one win away from a third US Open title

ON TO THE FINAL. Nadal, the 2010 and 2013 champion in New York, will be playing in his 23rd Slam final and third this year, looking to add the US title to his record 10th French Open. Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images/AFP

Sharapova, Wawrinka reach US Open third round

Aug 28, 2014 - 2:11 PM

The exits of Steve Johnson and Ryan Harrison means just three American men reached the second round – the fewest in US Open history

Maria Sharapova hits a return to Alexandra Dulgheru during the third day of the 2014 US Open Tennis Championship at the USTA National Tennis Center in Flushing Meadows, New York, USA, 27 August 2014. Peter Foley/EPA