Belgian David Goffin broke in to the top 10 of the latest ATP rankings on Monday for the first time in his career after reaching the final of the Rotterdam World Tennis tournament. The leadership is unchanged with the top trio of Andy Murray, Novak Djokovic, Stan Wawrinka not in action during the past week.
Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga won the 44th edition of the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam on Sunday, beating Belgian David Goffin 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 in the final.
World No.2 Angelique Kerber finally got to play her first match at the rain-affected Qatar Open on Thursday and promptly crashed out of the tournament.
Rafa Nadal’s uncle, Toni Nadal, will step down as his coach after this year’s ATP Tour, as he feels he has been sidelined by other figures in the player’s entourage, he told an Italian tennis magazine.
Bulgarian tennis star Grigor Dimitrov won the final of the ATP 250 Garanti Koza Sofia Open tournament here on Sunday with a 7-5, 6-4 victory over David Goffin of Belgium.
The 18-year-old Aryna Sabalenka put Belarus into the Fed Cup semifinals on Sunday with a straight-set win over Michaella Krajicek of the Netherlands in the World Group opening-round tie. Sabalenka, who is No.142 in the world, won 7-6 (7/5), 6-4 her first-ever meeting with Krajicek, 28, to give the hosts Belarus an unassailable 3-1 advantage.
Serbia defeated Russia 4-1 in the first round of the Davis Cup at the Cair Sports Centre in the city of Nis, qualifying for the last eight of the top international tennis competition for men.
Top seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine won the Taiwan Open on Sunday after beating Chinese mainland's Peng Shuai in a convincing victory.
Young rookie Jordan Thompson claimed a winning double as Australia completed a 4-1 Davis Cup World Group victory over the Czech Republic in Melbourne on Sunday.
Croatian Davis Cup team took a surprise 2-1 lead over star-studded Spanish team in their Davis Cup World Group encounter.
Top seed Simona Halep pulled out of the St Petersburg Trophy on Friday because of a persistent knee injury, propelling a Russian wild card into the semifinals.
Maria Sharapova said Wednesday she refused to feel sorry for herself during her doping ban, occupying her time by studying at Harvard, writing a book and even learning how to box.
Australian authorities have stopped alleged corrupt betting by a transnational criminal syndicate at the Australian Open after intercepting two Estonian men carrying an "unusual amount of electronic devices."
Switzerland's Roger Federer won his 18th major title by beating his Spanish rival Rafael Nadal 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 to claim the Australian Open on Sunday.
Players from Europe reigned supreme at the Internatianl Tennis Federation (ITF) East African 18 and Under Junior Circuit that ended on Saturday in Nairobi.
The stars have aligned for a battle of champions in the final of the Australian Open after Spanish star Rafael Nadal defeated Grigor Dimitrov in a thrilling five sets.
China's rising star Wu Yibing has suffered a minor setback on his journey to the main draw after going down 4-6, 6-3, 2-6 to Israel's Yshal Oliel in the Australian Open junior semifinal on Friday.
Four-time Australian Open champion Roger Federer has survived a mid-match scare to grind out a place in the Australian Open final over Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka 7-5, 6-3, 1-6, 4-6, 6-3.