Friday Tennis Next Gen Finals, Milan (Sky Sports Arena, 6-10pm) Players and models pose during the launch of the Next Gen ATP Final draw i(...)

Rafael Nadal of Spain with the championship trophy after he defeated Kevin Anderson of South Africa in the men’s singles finals at the US Open in Flushing Meadows. Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

In three words, Rafael Nadal captured the essence of his tennis career and his life: “Very happy, no?” It was getting late at Flushing Meadows, a pla(...)

 Pablo Carreno Busta of Spain celebrates his win against Denis Shapovalov. Photograph: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters

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Diego Schwartzman celebrates his four set victory over Marin Cilic. Photograph: Richard Heathcote/Getty

The US Open men’s draw is a land of opportunity for a host of unfancied names after Marin Cilic became the latest favourite to crash out. Andy Murray(...)

What to make of the state of men’s tennis? For the best part of a decade a quartet of hall-of-famers have transcended their sport by lifting it to hit(...)