Tennis superstar Roger Federer will make a rare appearance on the doubles court when he teams up with Chinese number one Zhang Ze at the Shanghai Masters, organisers said.Friday, 13 September, 2013, 4:14pm
Inspired by seeing 11 of his 12 Ryder Cup winning teammates in Shanghai for the inaugural US$7 million BMW Masters in Shanghai, Jose Maria Olazabal fired a five-under 67 at the Lake Malaran Golf Club to finish the first round in joint fourth, behind leader Jamie Donaldson (10-under 62).25 Oct 2012 - 6:14pm
World number one Rory McIlroy may be everyone's favourite to win the BMW Masters starting today, but no player is riding a high like fellow Ryder Cup hero Justin Rose.25 Oct 2012 - 3:03am
As a vintage season in which the big four of men's tennis have shared the major prizes enters its final weeks, Novak Djokovic is chasing an honour that would set him apart - year-end number one.16 Oct 2012 - 5:07am
Novak Djokovic gained sweet revenge for his US Open defeat to Andy Murray on Sunday, saving five match points to seal a stunning 5-7, 7-6 (13/11), 6-3 victory in the Shanghai Masters final.29 Aug 2013 - 4:13am
Andy Murray heaped the misery on Roger Federer last night, taking advantage of an astonishing service meltdown by the Swiss great to set up a repeat of the US Open final against Novak Djokovic.14 Oct 2012 - 2:33am
Andy Murray remained on course for a hat-trick of titles at the Shanghai Masters despite the best efforts of tricky Czech Radek Stepanek yesterday and now sets his sights on Roger Federer.
Third seed Murray, still on a high from winning the US Open last month, was out-foxed in the first set by the unorthodox Stepanek before recovering to win their quarter-final clash 4-6, 6-2, 6-3.13 Oct 2012 - 3:47am
Roger Federer survived a huge scare yesterday to reach the Shanghai Masters quarter-finals and guarantee a 300th career week as world number one as Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray showed ominous form.12 Oct 2012 - 2:39am
A blogger in China who made a death threat against Roger Federer said he had apologised, but remained at large after vowing to “assassinate” the world number one, according to an Internet posting. The 17-time grand slam champion has had heavy security surrounding him at all times since arriving in Shanghai.11 Oct 2012 - 2:59pm
History-making Kei Nishikori was dumped out of the Shanghai Masters yesterday by American Sam Querrey as defending champion Andy Murray was handed a walkover into the third round.
The tall American recovered from losing the first set to seal a 2-6, 6-1, 6-4 win over Nishikori, who made history last Sunday by becoming the first Japanese player to win the Japan Open.11 Oct 2012 - 5:12am
Japan’s Kei Nishikori cruised through his Shanghai Masters opener on Tuesday just 48 hours after making history in Tokyo as America’s big-serving John Isner saved three match points to progress.
Nishikori, who became the first Japanese player to win the Japan Open on Sunday, eased past China’s Wu Di 6-2, 6-4 in his first-round match.10 Oct 2012 - 9:04am
Roger Federer admitted yesterday a bizarre online death threat had been a distraction in the build-up to the Shanghai Masters but insisted he was now focusing on action on the court.8 Oct 2012 - 2:36am