Exhibition Tournament

  • Rafael Nadal set to return in late December October 2, 2012

    Dubai: Rafael Nadal is set to make his long-awaited return to tennis at an Abu Dhabi exhibition tournament in December. Organizers of the Mubadala World Tennis Championship said on Tuesday in a statement that Nadal is set to join a field including Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and David Ferrer The tournament runs...
  • Djokovic says belief is key to repeating success December 18, 2011

    Abu Dhabi: After winning three Grand Slams, seven other titles and claiming the No. 1 ranking, Novak Djokovic briefly abandoned his strict diet to toast a season of triumph with a glass of wine. "More than one, actually," a smiling Djokovic said on Saturday. "It did not end up well the...
  • Nadal beats Federer in Abu Dhabi final January 1, 2011

    Abu Dhabi: Top-ranked Rafael Nadal started 2011 with a win over rival Roger Federer, beating the Swiss 7-6 (4), 7-6 (3) on Saturday to defend his title at the World Tennis Championships exhibition tournament. Both players held serve throughout the match, and Federer had the early momentum in the first tiebreaker,...