Kei Nishikori


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Ranked: 1st in Japan

Kei Nishikori (錦織 圭, Nishikori Kei, [ɲiɕikoꜜɾi kei]; born 29 December 1989) is a Japanese professional tennis player. He is the only male Japanese tennis player ever to be ranked inside the top 5 in singles, and first reached his career-high singles ranking of world No. 4 in March 2015. He is currently ranked world No. 27 by the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) as of 18 June 2018.

He has won 11 singles titles and was runner-up at the 2014 US Open, making him the first male player representing an Asian country to reach a Grand Slam singles final. He also became the first man from Asia to qualify for the ATP World Tour Finals and reached the semifinals in 2014 and 2016. In addition, Nishikori defeated Rafael Nadal to win the bronze medal at the 2016 Summer Olympics in Rio de Janeiro.

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Um abraço Kei, love ❤️

Muchas felicidades! Muy merecido 😍😍😍

Oh wow 😍

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3 weeks ago

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Amazing photo from the match yesterday. Fight! Never give up. (Photo credit from fan Dan Webster🙏🙏🙏) ... See moreSee less

Amazing photo from the match yesterday. Fight!  Never give up. (Photo credit from fan Dan Webster🙏🙏🙏)


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Good luck for grass season 🌱🌱🌱🌱🌱

I loved watching you play

Having watched you played over the years, 2 suggestions to improve your game. One, you need to change your coach. 2, you need to improve your stamina. Otherwise, you can only go as far as the quarter finals.

Poor you..i guess you have a problem with your upper arm, and 5th set in 3rd and 4th round really waste your energy...well i hope you have speedy recovery and good luck for grass season...😘

We so look forward to your next match Kei san :) Till then hope you can take your time to rest and take good care of your body... sending loves!! ✨🐣

Amazing photo of the amazing match‼️👍👏👏👏😄 We are proud of you❣️Nice fight and fabulous FH💪💪🇯🇵

Love watching you play! You are amazing 💖 I'm really proud of you my Lovely Kei.. Hope you'll win with your match tomorrow.. I'll keep cheer for you.. Fighting ~💪🏻🎾❤️

What a superb comeback from 1-4 down in 5th set.. Fighting spirit you have is awesome... You make me jump from my chair... Love your games😘😘😘, good luck in qf against nadal

Great photo! My thumbs are all up!!

What a beautiful moment with audience! You are amazing and fabulous, Kei❤️

Amazing match, Amazing spirit, Amazing Samurai Kei. I love u and pray for you. Good luck in the next round.

Was so very happy for Kei. When the going gets tough the tough gets going. You have it all and now you just need to apply it all. Cheering you all the way.

I support kei in realtime.🎾👍 I Believe in your victory and support.😍🎉🎾👍

Amazing photo and amazing Nishikori.. Never ever give up.. I'll always cheer for you my Lovely Kei.. Fighting ~💪🏻🎾❤️

Congratulations !! So glad you won the 2 day match. I got exhausted for just following the score online!!! You really are amazing when your scores are behind.

We learned lots of things from the spirit of Kei’s never-giving-up, bringing impressions to us. Good luck in forth round!

We are behind you!!! Wishing you the best✧*📣😃

Cuz both of you played amazingly wonderful game 👍👍🎾🎾. Go for it, Kei ✊

I was impressed by the amazing game. Thank you for winning❣️❣️. I will support you tomorrow👊☺️📢.

Love to see Kei Wimbledon...

Don't drop the Game!!! NEVER give up!!!

Win versus Nadal please 💵💵💵💵

Amazing. We love you Kei Nishikori

Yes, you were amazing yesterday~ I watch you play that my heart wants to jump out 💕 But in the end you won convincingly 👍🎾🎾🎾

Come to me, I will give you the key, the Japanese friend Nishikori

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3 weeks ago

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Always fight!


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Amazing job with the Paire match, unbelievable strength and skill, love it Kei😃✌💪

Congratulations Kei!

You are a great entertainer! Good luck

Yes keep fighting as you are a great warrior in the tennis world.

I always support you☺️🙌🙌🙌

Congratulations Kei, Hope u the best !!!!

🐧Yes💝Very Very Great 🐧

You were amazing, Kei! Keep going and all the best to you on today's game💙💛💙💛 Fight👍😃

Never ever give up my Lovely Kei.. Fighting ~💪🏻🎾❤️

😭😭😭i always believe in you ,great fighter ....omedetou👍👍👍💞💞💞

You're right always fight and be strong physically and mentally good luck kei

Congratulations Kei (y) (y) Always fight 💪💪

You Kei are inspirational 💕 You never ever give up and find a way to Win!!! You are a wonderful player and Person and I love watching you play..... keep on going Kei Nishikori - 💕

The figure that works hard will light up the heart 💪💕💪💕

Congratulations Kei. . .reach for your goals... .🎾🎾🎾

Gokurosama !!! Siga como siempre Cuide su salud Saludos al equipo Estamos siempre con Ud 🎾🎾🎾🙏🙏🇦🇷

What a comeback in the 5th set against Djere! Amazing! Like you said "Always Fight"

GO GO KEI 🏆💕 I hope you're enjoying 🎾

What are you today dowing against Nadal ?? You have to play over the net

Gambatte for today game🎾🎾🎾 All the best kei🇯🇵😊

You did great, especially when you fight unceasingly! 良く出来ましたよー‼️

Go Kei 🎾🎾✊✊ and play your Tennis 👍👍.

Kei, may be you can be the one who can dethrone Nadal at RG. Fight fight fight. You can do it. Be ever the first Japanese to win RG. Do it together with Osaka.

I became your fan when you were 14 years old and went to the U.S. I hope you can fulfill your dream. Thank you ever 🙏🏻

Just believe in your self.. Good luck against paire in next round

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Well done dear Kei. Advancing to more matches and victories to come. So very proud of you though I was at the edge of my seat.

So happy for you Kei .. おめでとうございます!I know you can .. keep it up ! Take care ! God bless !

Unfortunately I couldn't watch the match , but I followed the result point by point.. I was so nervous.. I'm sure you played a great match.. I'm proud of you.. Get some rest and be ready for your next match.. I'll always cheer for you my Lovely Kei.. And don't forget never ever give up.. Fighting ~💪🎾❤️

I so happy for you, Kei! Congratulations! 💗😋😋🙋

Congrats! Get good rest and ready for the next game! God bless!

Great, Kei👍 Awesome Kei😊 Extremely Fantastic!✨👍

Sugoku tanoshi katta👍👍👍thank you for a very nice play idol👍👍👍omedetou💞💞💞

Congratulations. Please rest well and prepare for the next game.❣️o(^o^)o

Good Morning.Kei☀️ Congratulations. on the 4round of support kei.🖐️😉

When you play, play on the court, we are very happy, because we are your cheerleaders ‼️forever we have you ❤️❤️❤️🎾🎾🎾㊗️

Thank you for the great game✨ ♥️I love you♥️😎 ✨🎾✨🎾✨🎾✨🎾✨🎾✨

Best of luck to the next match Congratulations And have a great blessed day

Congrats ❗️You’re a real fighter ⭐︎⭐︎⭐︎⭐︎⭐︎ Gave us courage 😄💪💪

Congratulations ❣️❣️❣️❣️I’m so happy 😁

Looking forward to the next match ,Congratulations Kei

We're all happy you won too Kei. Fabulous. Well done and all the best of luck for your next match. ❤

Congratulation kei so proud of you 👍🙌❤💮

It was a tough match. Good game. Have a good recovery and Good luck for next one👍👍🎾🎾📣📣

Congratulations❣️🥰💖🎾 you are great🌟🌟🌟

Congrats Kei, I was so excited with your final set👍👍👍

Love u so much Kei. Good luck

Yosh! Great to see you win the match! Wishing you all the best and keep up the good work! Ron from New York! 😊👍🌴

Good job Nishikori kun! Looking forward to seeing your next match. 頑張って〜〜

Congratulations 👏👏👏🤗 It was a really tough game. Please recover and do your best for the next game‼️

Please have a good rest!You must be tired.

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4 weeks ago

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‪Talking to team after match. Tough win. Always enjoy sharing the court with Jo Wilfried Tsonga. On to next round. ‬ ... See moreSee less

‪Talking to team after match.  Tough win.  Always enjoy sharing the court with Jo Wilfried Tsonga.  On to next round.  ‬


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Well done Kei. You played a good hard match and showed great mental strength too. You're in great form! Best of luck for your next match.

Fantastic! Keep up the good work!💕💕💕📣😃👏👏👏

Congratulations 🎾🎾🎾 It’s always better to reflect on your game and prepare for the next one with those two trustworthy tough guys.

You played very well today i'm so proud of you my Lovely Kei.. Get some rest and be ready for the next match.. I'll always cheer for you.. Good luck & Fighting ~💪🏻🎾❤️

It was nice game! I really enjoyed it. And I like Jo Wilfred Tsonga too. So I’m happy he felt it was nice game. I’m looking forward to next game!

I watched your game and cheered you on from Kuala Lumpur. Kudos as you are thru the nxt round. I have watched you played many times and even live and I felt there is something different in you. As though you have lost a little zest. Hope you will regained the lost spark and carry on winning all yr matches till you have a slam.

I was so thrilled during the game. Congrats Keep it up, Kei 😊✊🎾

Amazing effort after lost the 1st set..good luck in the next round...always hapoy to see your games

I am looking forward to the next game. Keep going 👍👍😃

Congratulations Kei on winning today (Friday 31/5/19) v Dere - 5 sets but you found your way to Win!! 💕 Congratulations - rest & recover well - you are AMAZING 💕

Congrats Kei! It’s a great match then nice winning !! Keep on going !

Congrats Kei, winning the tough match. Productive time to keep your tennis up in next. GOOD LUCK!!!!

Congratulation Kei 🎉 Very Very Hard Match 💦💦 Thank you for your hard match🍀 Please believe in yourself and good luck on your today’s match✊”

Nice job Kei! That backhand is sooo $$$$

Good good, keep it up, loved to see u play, never give up till the end

though match,great hitting,it was nice to watch,great win

congrats Kei 👏🏼👏🏼👏🏼keep going 🥰

Great colours, now on to the next and win there too

Congrats Kei & Team-K😆🙌 I look forward to the next game✊

An amazing comeback against home favourite Jo-Wilfried Tsonga...You kept yourself up!! It was A wonderful match. Congratulations Kei 🎾🎾🎾 🇯🇵 💓 🇮🇳 😎

You're a great winner!!! We wish you get win in the next game.

Keep going Kei🎾Congrats!!👏🏻👏🏻👏🏻❤️

OH. If so, I'm gonna sleep, turning off the TV. Congratulations 🎉

Congratulations Kei san!! Such a great and patient match especially winning back from 0-3!! inspiring! Sugoi!!

Nice victory over a well motivated French man! Allez, allez Kei!!

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