Tennis

5 October 2017

Nadal Marches on in China

Rafael Nadal defeated Karen Khachanov in straight sets to set up a China Open quarter-final clash against John Isner on Friday. The 31-year-old Spanish world number one, who had already ...
5 October 2017

Federer Confirms Hopman Cup Appearance

Roger Federer has confirmed he will play in the 2018 Hopman Cup alongside Swiss team-mate Belinda Bencic. Federer and Bencic played together in the event this year and they narrowly ...
5 October 2017

Garcia One Win Away From Ousting Konta

Caroline Garcia continues to threaten Johanna Konta's place at the WTA Finals after reaching the China Open quarter-finals. The Frenchwoman can overtake the British number one, who holds the final ...
4 October 2017

Dimitrov Survives Del Potro Test

Grigor Dimitrov has battled his way past Juan Martin del Potro to secure his place in the quarter-finals of the China Open. The Bulgarian third seed, who reached the final ...
4 October 2017

Halep Downs Sharapova in China

Second seed Simona Halep has finally beaten Maria Sharapova at the eighth attempt, with a straight-sets win at the China Open. Sharapova has held the proverbial Indian Sign over the ...
3 October 2017

Evans Handed One-Year Ban

Dan Evans has been handed a one-year ban after testing positive for cocaine, which he claimed was mixed with his medication. The British number four provided the positive sample at ...

3 October 2017

Nadal Edges out Pouille

Rafael Nadal was delighted to save two match points and beat Lucas Pouille in the first round of the China Open. The 31-year-old, who was making his first appearance since ...
3 October 2017

Hong Kong Woe for Konta

Johanna Konta has been forced to pull out of next week's Hong Kong Open due to a foot injury. The British number one has described herself as "very disappointed" after ...
3 October 2017

Bedene Cruises to Beijing Victory

British number three Aljaz Bedene cruised to a straight sets win over Marcel Garollers in the first round of the China Open. The world number 50 broke his Spanish opponent ...
3 October 2017

Muguruza Forced to Withdraw From China Open

World number one Garbine Muguruza was forced to retire at the China Open as she struggled with illness on Monday. The 23-year-old had been struggling before her match against the ...
2 October 2017

Konta Sinks to New Low

Johanna Konta's miserable run of form continued as she lost 6-1 6-2 to Monica Niculescu in the opening round of the China Open. The British number one arrived in Beijing ...
1 October 2017

Goffin Improves London Hopes

David Goffin took a step closer to the ATP World Tour Finals by winning Sunday's final at the Shenzhen Open. The Belgian has had to wait some time for his ...
1 October 2017

Wozniacki's Wta Finals Delight

Caroline Wozniacki has expressed her delight after sealing her place at the end-of-season WTA Finals in Singapore. The 27-year-old Dane, who reached the final of the tournament in 2010 when ...
30 September 2017

Tsonga Withdraws From China Open

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has pulled out of the China Open as he continues to work his way back from a knee injury. The Frenchman did play in the St Petersburg Open ...
30 September 2017

Bondarenko Ends Nine-Year Drought

Kateryna Bondarenko won her first WTA event for nine years with a straight-sets victory over Timea Babos in the Tashkent Open. Bondarenko beat Belgium's Yanina Wickmayer in the final of ...

29 September 2017

Barty Adds Another Top Scalp

Ashleigh Barty added French Open champion Jelena Ostapenko to her list of recent scalps on her way to Saturday's Wuhan Open final. The 21-year-old Australian crushed the Latvian, one year ...
29 September 2017

Dzumhur Stuns Top Seed in Shenzhen

Red hot Damir Dzumhur stunned top seed Alexander Zverev in the quarter-finals of the Shenzhen Open on Friday. Dzumhur, who became the first player from Bosnia-Herzegovina to win an ATP ...
28 September 2017

Zverev Edges out Darcis in China

Alexander Zverev eventually made it past Steve Darcis in three sets in his Shenzhen Open opener on Thursday. Belgian Darcis was on top early on as he looked to cause ...
28 September 2017

Muguruza Survives Scare to Go Through

World number one Garbine Muguruza has reached the quarter-finals of the Wuhan Open in China after beating qualifier Magda Linette. Following a number of shocks, which has resulted in some ...
27 September 2017

Early Chengdu Exit for Edmund

Kyle Edmund has been dumped out of the Chengdu Open second round following a three-set defeat against Jared Donaldson. The 22-year-old British number two was making his return to competitive ...
27 September 2017

Agassi to Remain in Djokovic's Camp

Andre Agassi will continue as Novak Djokovic's head coach when he returns from a long-term elbow injury in 2018. Djokovic drafted in the eight-time Grand Slam winner in May after ...
26 September 2017

Federer Moves on From Defeats

Roger Federer believes his ability to "absorb losses" has been key to his revival in 2017. The veteran Swiss star ended a wait stretching nearly five years for an 18th ...
26 September 2017

Konta Vows to Bounce Back

Johanna Konta admits she is going through a tough time after crashing out of the Wuhan Open, but will emerge a better player. The world number seven made it to ...
26 September 2017

Konta Suffers China Crisis

British number one Johanna Konta has crashed out of the Wuhan Open after a three-set defeat to unseeded Ashleigh Barty. Konta reached the semi-finals at Wimbledon during the summer but ...