Kyrgios has a highest ranking of 13 in October 2016 and went into the Washington tournament ranked 52ndAustralian Nick Kyrgios won his sixth ATP title with a 7-6 (8-6) 7-6 (7-4) victory over third seed Daniil Medvedev at the Citi Open in Washington.Russian Medvedev, the world number 10, led 5-2 in the first set tie-break…

Warrington now hopes to chase other featherweight champions in US boutsJosh Warrington edged a tough contest with British rival Kid Galahad to retain his IBF world featherweight title with a split-decision points win.Warrington, 28, hoped the contest would be his last in his home city of Leeds as he eyes potential unification fights in the…

Light-heavyweight champion Jon Jones dominated underdog Anthony Smith in a gruelling five-round fight to defend his title at UFC 235 in Las Vegas.Two-time world champion and overwhelming favourite Jones, 31, picked fellow American Smith apart to earn a unanimous decision.Jones dominated all five rounds of their main event bout, comprehensively outstriking and outgrappling the 30-year-old.Despite…

Nick Kyrgios is ranked 72 in the worldAustralia’s Nick Kyrgios saved three match points before beating Spaniard Rafael Nadal in a dramatic second-round match at the Mexican Open in Acapulco.World number two Nadal, playing his first tournament since losing to Novak Djokovic in January’s Australian Open final, lost 3-6 7-6 (7-2) 7-6 (8-6).Kyrgios, 23, saved…

Trump thrashes O’Sullivan to win first Masters titleJudd Trump hammered seven-time champion Ronnie O’Sullivan 10-4 with a brilliant performance to win his first Masters title. A closely fought classic was expected between two of snooker’s biggest draws, but the match turned into a comprehensive rout for Trump. The world number five’s blistering start saw him…