RAONIC BESTED BY NISHIKORI IN TOKYO FINAL
Milos Raonic (Thornhill, Ont.) settled for the runner-up trophy at the Rakuten Japan Open Tennis Championships in Tokyo for the third straight year on Sunday, falling to local favourite Kei Nishikori 7-6(5), 4-6, 6-4 in the final.
POSPISIL/BENNETEAU DROP BEIJING FINAL
Vasek Pospisil (Vancouver) and Frenchman Julien Benneteau suffered their first loss as a team on Sunday, dropping a 6-7(6), 7-5, 10-5 decision to Dutch-Romanian duo Jean-Julien Rojer and Horia Tecau in the China Open final in Beijing.