Exhibition Tournament

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

    Dubai: Rafael Nadal is set to make his longawaited 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...
  • Tomic beats Monfils to reach Kooyong final January 12, 2012

    Melbourne: Bernard Tomic moved into the final of the Kooyong exhibition tournament with a 64, 46, 76 (2) win over Frenchman Gael Monfils on Thursday. The Australian teenager beat No. 7ranked Tomas Berdych in his opening match and then controlled the first and third sets against Monfils in his second match...
  • 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: Topranked Rafael Nadal started 2011 with a win over rival Roger Federer, beating the Swiss 76 (4), 76 (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,...