Kei Nishikori finally met his mission. David Ferrer finally met his match. And Matthew Ebden finally made his mark.
Kei Nishikori captivated our imagination with his breathtaking game. But that was three years ago. Is he finally ready to reach his full potential?
How jubilant are the Japanese about Kei Nishikori? One reporter abruptly left Daisuke Matsuzaka and Red Sox camp just to witness the 18-year-old prodigy. He might be a kid of few words, but Nishikori's game is brimming with noise.