Kei Nishikori v Juan Martin Del Potro - Olympics 2012 live

You can watch live tennis at bet365 > sports > live tennis (credit: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images)
Japan's Kei Nishikori takes on the fearsome serve of Juan Martin Del Potro when they meet in the Olympic quarter-finals on Thursday.

You can watch live tennis at bet365 > sports > live tennis

Nishikori will be looking to avenge his third round defeat to Del Potro at Wimbledon last month. The Japanese star has enjoyed success against other power players in the past, defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga at the Australian Open but he's yet to develop a strategy to counter the relentless ball bashing of the Argentine, losing all three of their career matches in straight sets.

Del Potro will be confident of a repeat of his 6-3, 7-6(3), 6-1 victory and he'll be relieved he's facing Nishikori and not fourth seed David Ferrer, the man who ended his 2012 Wimbledon campaign.

Nishikori thrilled his sizeable fanbase back home with a brilliant 6-0, 3-6, 6-4 win over the Spaniard in a match which had to be moved to Centre Court after rain stopped play deep in the third set. On the resumption, Nishikori pounced immediately, breaking Ferrer to 15 to clinch the match.

However he'll need very different tactics against Del Potro. He'll have to serve and return especially well, something Gilles Simon managed for a set against the Argentine before going down 6-1, 4-6, 6-3.

Prediction: Del Potro in two.  

Recent Olympic Tennis Articles

  • 2012 Olympic Medal Winners [Infographic]

    We've put together this quick infographic of all the 2012 Olympic Tennis winners!...

  • Serena and Murray sparkle at London 2012

    After a great week of tennis, we reflect on the action from the London 2012 Olympic tennis tournament...

  • Emotional Del Potro tops Djokovic to win bronze

    Juan Martin Del Potro saw off Novak Djokovic in straight sets to win the Olympic bronze medal playoff...

  • Federer admits Murray was too good

    Roger Federer paid tribute to Andy Murray after losing to the British player in the Olympic final at Wimbledon...

  • Murray stuns Federer to win Olympic gold

    Andy Murray blitzed Roger Federer in straight sets in the Olympic tennis final, the biggest achievement of his life...

  • Roger Federer - 2012 Olympics journey

    Photos of Roger Federer competing at the 2012 London Olympics where he's reached the men's singles final...

  • Raymond/Bryan v Lisicki/Kas - Olympics 2012 live

    Wimbledon champions Lisa Raymond and Mike Bryan take on Sabine Lisicki and Christopher Kas in the Olympic bronze medal playoff...

  • Huber/Raymond v Kirilenko/Petrova - Olympics 2012 live

    Liezel Huber and Lisa Raymond take on the Russian duo of Maria Kirilenko and Nadia Petrova in the women's doubles bronze medal playoff...

  • Robson/Murray v Azarenka/Mirnyi - Olympics 2012 live

    Laura Robson and Andy Murray go for Olympic glory in the mixed doubles against top seed Victoria Azarenka and Max Mirnyi...

More Stories

Recent Articles

More Stories

Use this form to share new information about this story with an editor.

Use this form to share a photo or video related to this story with an editor.

Use this form to alert an editor about a factual or typographical error in this story.

Photo     Video

Sign me up for the Newsletter


Streams About To Start!

Full Calendar

Watch Live tennis here

  • £200bonus
    Watch live tennis online for free

    365 licenses every tennis stream there is. Members can WATCH and bet on live tennis streams. Register, Deposit & go to Sports > Live Streaming and watch every tennis game live online from your browser. First class coverage of all courts. Free to members.

  • £100bonus
    New Tennis Live Streaming Service

    Ladbrokes have just launched a fantastic live streaming service. Stream all the action live to your computer or phone! Use the code MAXCASH on sign-up!

  • £250bonus
    Live Tennis online

    Watch live tennis online when you sign up to Paddy Power. The streaming is available in the UK, Italy & Ireland only so if this stream doesn't work for you, try bet365.

  • £25bonus
    William Hill Tennis Live Streams

    Watch officially licensed tennis streams of all the major ATP, WTA and Challenger events online with William Hill. Register via this link for free streaming access.

  • £50bonus
    Live Tennis Streams

    Watch live tennis on Betfair. High quality streams. Comparable to the bet365 live stream service

  • £25bonus
    Live Tennis @ Bwin

    Bwin is live streaming a host of ATP World Tour and WTA Premier tournaments online. To watch & bet live, join Bwin and place your tennis bets.

  • £20bonus
    Live Tennis Streaming

    Watch the major tournaments in the 2013 tennis circuit live online & free when you join Unibet.

All Reviews

Latest News

Share this with your friends

Your comments:

Kei Nishikori v Juan Martin Del Potro - Olympics 2012 live

Japan's Kei Nishikori takes on the fearsome serve of Juan Martin Del Potro when they meet in the Olympic quarter-finals on Thursday

Read more »

Register now to watch live tennis - free!

Log In or Sign up

Facebook User?

You can use your facebook account to sign up with Live streaming sport.

Connect with facebook
Remember me.
Did you forget your password?