Roger Federer avoids Rafael Nadal's fate at Wimbledon
A day after No. 2 Rafael Nadal's second-round upset loss, six-time Wimbledon champion Roger Federer has to rally from two sets down to beat Julien Benneteau. No. 1 Novak Djokovic drops a set but wins. WIMBLEDON, England — A day after Rafael Nadal's stunning exit at Wimbledon, the only other men who have won the tournament since 2003 — six-time champion Roger Federer and defending champion Novak Djokovic — found themselves trailing far-less-accomplished opponents, too.
Juan Martin del Potro stuns Novak Djokovic
After a classic match, the big-serving Argentine will face Rafael Nadal in final at Indian Wells. After a classic match, the big-serving Argentine will face Rafael Nadal in final at Indian Wells.
Federer: I still have game to be No. 1
Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray have played in the last two Grand Slam finals, and it's easy to imagine their rivalry overshadowing an aging Roger Federer and an injury-plagued Rafael Nadal in the years to come.
The Leading Man
Novak Djokovic won't be facing Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open, but Roger Federer and Andy Murray could be more dangerous than in 2012. Jon Wertheim breaks it all down.
Iron man Djokovic bids to extend Melbourne Park supremacy
MELBOURNE - Defending champion Novak Djokovic returns to the Australian Open seeking his third consecutive trophy at Melbourne Park, where memories of last year's gut-wrenching final against Rafa Nadal still linger around Rod Laver Arena's blue centre court.
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