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Kei Nishikori reaches Memphis final

Updated: February 23, 2013, 9:56 PM ET
Associated Press

MEMPHIS, Tenn. -- Kei Nishikori was walking past Marinko Matosevic, ready to switch ends after winning the first set 6-4. The Australian stopped him near the umpire's chair.

Matosevic couldn't continue, not with a bone bruise in his right foot making each step simply too painful.

Matosevic retired 37 minutes into his semifinal against Nishikori on Saturday, sending the Japanese player to the final of the U.S. National Indoor Championships. Nishikori called the quick end surprising ...

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