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Thiem beats Nishikori to keep semifinal hopes alive

26 days ago   |   By Saint Louis Today

LONDON - Dominic Thiem kept alive his chances of reaching the last four at the ATP Finals - and helped out Roger Federer - with a 6-1, 6-4 victory over Kei Nishikori on Thursday.
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Thiem beats Nishikori to keep ATP Finals hopes alive

Thiem beats Nishikori to keep ATP Finals hopes alive

26 days ago   |   By National Post

LONDON - Dominic Thiem still has a chance to reach the semifinals at the ATP Finals after beating Kei Nishikori 6-1, 6-4 Thursday.
Thiem, who lost both of his previous matches at the season-ending tournament, needed to win in straight sets to have any chance of advancing.
Six-time champion Roger Federer, however, needs only to win one set in the late match against Kevin Anderson to advance alongside the South African. If Anderson wins in straight sets, second place will be decided by who has won a higher percentage of games.
Thiem broke twice in the first set against Nishikori, who won...
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