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Nadal pads lead as ATP No. 1-ranked player

Nadal pads lead as ATP No. 1-ranked player

LONDON, Feb. 24 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal collected title No. 62 and increased his hold on the ATP No. 1-ranking to 4,000 points.
Wawrinka tops Nadal, wins Australian Open championship

Wawrinka tops Nadal, wins Australian Open championship

MELBOURNE, Jan. 26 (UPI) -- Stanislas Wawrinka defeated world No. 1 Rafael Nadal in four sets Sunday in earning his first Grand Slam title in the men's final of the Australian Open.
Wawrinka looks for first win over Nadal -- in Australian Open final

Wawrinka looks for first win over Nadal -- in Australian Open final

MELBOURNE, Jan. 25 (UPI) -- Stanislas Wawrinka has had a series of firsts recently but he needs a huge victory Sunday to grab the biggest first of his tennis career.
Nadal beats Federer, advances to Australian Open final

Nadal beats Federer, advances to Australian Open final

MELBOURNE, Jan. 24 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal defeated Roger Federer in straight sets Friday and earned a spot in the Australian Open finals opposite Stanislas Wawrinka.
Nadal wins Qatar Open, notches 61st ATP title

Nadal wins Qatar Open, notches 61st ATP title

DOHA, Qatar, Jan. 4 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal defeated Gael Monfils in three sets Saturday at the Qatar ExxonMobil Open, collecting his 61st ATP championship.
Nadal near Djokovic at top of ATP rankings

Nadal near Djokovic at top of ATP rankings

LONDON, Sept. 10 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal pulled tantalizingly close to Novak Djokovic for the No. 1 spot in the world tennis rankings following his win at the U.S. Open.
Rafael Nadal bests Novak Djokovic to win second U.S. Open title

Rafael Nadal bests Novak Djokovic to win second U.S. Open title

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 (UPI) -- No. 2 seed Rafael Nadal captured his second U.S. Open and 13th career Grand Slam title Monday, besting world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in four sets.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Monday, Aug. 12, 2013.
By United Press International
Despite losing final, Ferrer passes Nadal in tennis rankings

Despite losing final, Ferrer passes Nadal in tennis rankings

LONDON, June 10 (UPI) -- David Ferrer lost the French Open final to Rafael Nadal but still passes him to take the No. 4 spot in the men's world tennis rankings.
Historic eighth French Open title for Rafael Nadal

Historic eighth French Open title for Rafael Nadal

PARIS, June 9 (UPI) -- Rafael Nadal topped fellow Spaniard David Ferrer in straight sets Sunday to win the French Open men's singles championship for the eighth time.
Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams finish strong, top 2012 tennis

Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams finish strong, top 2012 tennis

Novak Djokovic and Victoria Azarenka capped years in which each won six tournaments, including a Grand Slam event, with world No. 1 tennis rankings.
JOHN HENDEL, United Press International
Djokovic within sight of No. 1 ranking

Djokovic within sight of No. 1 ranking

LONDON, Oct. 8 (UPI) -- Novak Djokovic narrowed the rankings point differential with Roger Federer to the point where he could retake the No. 1 position in men's tennis this week.
Federer's No. 1 run at 296 weeks

Federer's No. 1 run at 296 weeks

LONDON, Sept. 17 (UPI) -- Roger Federer has pushed his reign at the top of the world men's tennis rankings to a record 296 weeks as of Monday.
Federer, Murray take early U.S. Open wins

Federer, Murray take early U.S. Open wins

NEW YORK, Aug. 28 (UPI) -- Top-seeded Roger Federer and No. 3 seed Andy Murray were among the first-round winners Monday on the rain-delayed opening day of the 2012 U.S. Open.

The almanac

UPI Almanac for Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012.
By United Press International
Federer sets record for weeks at No. 1

Federer sets record for weeks at No. 1

LONDON, July 16 (UPI) -- Roger Federer has become the all-time leader in weeks at No. 1 in the men's world tennis rankings.
Federer back on top in record fashion

Federer back on top in record fashion

LONDON, July 9 (UPI) -- Roger Federer's record 17th Grand Slam title captured at Wimbledon moved him back to No. 1, tying Pete Sampras for most weeks on top of the world rankings.
Federer bests Murray for Wimbledon title

Federer bests Murray for Wimbledon title

LONDON, July 8 (UPI) -- Swiss superstar Roger Federer rallied for his record-tying seventh Wimbledon title Sunday, outplaying Britain's Andy Murray in four sets.
Wimbledon win would put Federer at No. 1

Wimbledon win would put Federer at No. 1

LONDON, June 22 (UPI) -- Roger Federer has a chance to regain the world No. 1 ranking with a record-tying seventh title at Wimbledon, where the draws were announced Friday.
Djokovic dominant again at Australian Open

Djokovic dominant again at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- World No. 1 Novak Djokovic, losing just two games, needed just more than an hour Saturday to post a third-round victory at the Australian Open.

Federer to face Safin

MELBOURNE, Jan. 21 (UPI) -- Roger Federer continued his quest for a fourth Australian Open title Wednesday with a lopsided, three-set win over Evgeny Korolev.

Blake takes Sydney title in Aussie tuneup

SYDNEY, Jan. 13 (UPI) -- Third-seeded American James Blake beat unseeded Spaniard Carlos Moya to defend his title at the Medibank Sydney International.

Commentary: Tennis lessons from the French

WASHINGTON, June 10 (UPI) -- What happened at French Open tennis tournament this weekend is a major example of why this country needs to pay more attention to the development and talents of
RON COLBERT

Top-seed Haas upset, Agassi wins

LOS ANGELES, July 24 (UPI) -- Tommy Haas' return to the court was a brief one.
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