Joao Sousa

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Rafael Nadal removes his head band after his match on day seven. Photograph: PA

Rafa Nadal set the tone early in the day. Maybe it was the sight of Spanish golfer Sergio Garcia’s name on the guest list for the Royal Box, or, maybe(...)

Roger  Federer celebrates his straight sets win over Lucas Pouille. Photograph: Mike Egerton/PA

Roger Federer’s dominance at Wimbledon continued as he reached the fourth round for the 17th time in 19 years. The Swiss maestro dispatched Lucas Pou(...)

Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a forehand during his second round match against Joao Sousa of Portugal during Day 2 of the Rolex Paris Masters. Photo: Justin Setterfield/Getty Images

Rafael Nadal has withdrawn from the Paris Masters due to an injury, a move that means Novak Djokovic will take over as world No1 when the new ATP rank(...)

Novak Djokovic returns against Joao Sousa during their fourth round 2018 US Open men’s singles match at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center in New York. Photo: Timothy A Clary/Getty Images

Novak Djokovic appeared to struggle with the heat again at the US Open but came through an intense clash with Joao Sousa in straight sets to reach the(...)

Roger Federer plays a forehand during his straight sets victory over Nick Kyrgios. Photograph: Timothy A Clary/AFP/Getty

Roger Federer stole the show to put Nick Kyrgios in his place at the US Open. The pair met in the third round in the most highly-anticipated men’s ma(...)

Roge Federer beat Marin Cilic in Melbourne to secure his 20th Grand Slam title. Photograph: Greg Wood/AFP

What should have been a Sunday stroll for Roger Federer on a warm summer’s evening in his favourite city away from Switzerland turned into an ordeal u(...)

Juan Martin del Potro eased past David Ferrer in straight sets to reach the US Open last-16. Photograph: Getty

Juan Martin del Potro is as surprised as anyone that he has reached the US Open last 16. Del Potro cruised past Spain’s David Ferrer 7-6 (7-3) 6-2 6-(...)

Scotland’s Andy Murray  chases a return against Paolo Lorenzi of Italy during their match at the   US Open. Photograph:   Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images

Flummoxed and frustrated by wily veteran Paolo Lorenzi for two sets, second seed Andy Murray changed tactics and beat the 34-year-old Italian at his o(...)

 Andy Murray returns a ball to Tomas Berdych during their Madrid Open quarter-final at the Caja Magica sports complex. Phothograph: Getty Images

Defending champion Andy Murray was delighted with his improved second serve after cruising into the semi-finals of the Madrid Open with victory over T(...)

Andy Murray is through to the last eight of the Australian Open. Photograph: Afp

For the seventh year in a row, Andy Murray is in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open. As impressive as that number is, and as big a relief as wa(...)

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