Madrid Open

Nadal moves on after beating Paire

Rafael Nadal defeated Benoit Paire to move on to last 16 of Madrid Open. Fifth seed Nadal, who has won the event twice, had to work to overcome the world No 37, but eventually did enough to win in...

Federer eyeing on matching McEnroe’s record

Roger Federer whipped Radek Stepanek 6-3, 6-3 in Madrid Open on Tuesday. Despite a two-month hiatus, Roger Federer still felt at ease on clay. The 31-year-old defending champion whipped Radek Stepanek...

Madrid’s altitude posed some problems for Sharapova

Maria Sharapova overcome shaky start to hurdle Alexandra Dulgheru 7-5, 6-2 in Madrid Open. Maria Sharapova shrugged off a shaky first set to hurdle Alexandra Dulgheru of Romania 7-5, 6-2 and advance to...