Tennis – Qualifier Medvedev stuns Nishikori to win Japan Open title

Tennis - Japan Open Men's Singles finals - Musashino Forest Sport Plaza, Tokyo, Japan - October 7, 2018 Daniil Medvedev of Russia kisses his trophy after winning against Kei Nishikori of Japan REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

TOKYO (Reuters) – Russian qualifier Daniil Medvedev stunned home favourite Kei Nishikori in the final to claim the Japan Open title after a comfortable 6-2 6-4 victory in Tokyo on Sunday. Medvedev came out of the blocks fast and Nishikori, aiming for his third title at this event, could not cope with the big-hitting Russian […]

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