ATP Tour

Nishikori into quarter-finals

2016-03-17 07:01
Kei Nishikori

Indian Wells - World number six Kei Nishikori of Japan won his fourth-round Indian Wells match on Wednesday, outlasting American John Isner 1-6, 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/5).

Nishikori advanced to the quarter-finals of the hardcourt ATP and WTA tournament, where he will battle 14-time Grand Slam winner Rafael Nadal.

Results from the eighth day of the WTA-ATP Indian Wells tournament on Wednesday (x denotes seeded player):


4th rd

Rafael Nadal (ESP x4) bt Alexander Zverev (GER) 6-7 (8/10), 6-0, 7-5

Marin Cilic (CRO x10) bt Richard Gasquet (FRA x8) 7-5, 5-7, 6-2

David Goffin (BEL x15) bt Stan Wawrinka (SUI x3) 6-3, 5-7, 7-6 (7/5)

Milos Raonic (CAN x12) bt Tomas Berdych (CZE x6) 6-4, 7-6 (9/7)

Gael Monfils (FRA x13) bt Federico Del Bonis (ARG) 6-3, 6-4

Novak Djokovic (SRB x1) bt Feliciano Lopez (ESP x18) 6-3, 6-3



Agnieszka Radwanska (POL x3) bt Petra Kvitova (CZE x8) 6-2, 7-6 (7/3)

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