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Nishikori breaks into world’s top four as Murray drops off

Nishikori breaks into world’s top four as Murray drops off

March 2, 2015

LONDON, March 2 — Japan’s Kei Nishikori today broke into the top four of the ATP world rankings as the Asian trailblazer continued to shake up the top echelon of men’s tennis. His run to the final in Acapulco, where he was beaten by Spain’s David Ferrer, elevated him to a new career-high ranking of four, taking him above Britain’s Andy Murray. Novak Djokovic, Rafa Nadal, Roger Federer and Murray have long been regarded as the “big four” in the men’s game. Nishikori, who became the... Read more

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Real Madrid’s Cristiano Ronaldo (centre) scores from a penalty kick against Villarreal during their Spanish first division match at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, March 2, 2015. — Reuters pic

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