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Goffin moves to top 10

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.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/2/20 23:13:39

Tsonga books ATP tournament win in Rotterdam

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/20 11:31:09

Kerber stunned in Qatar

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.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/2/16 23:28:40

Toni Nadal to leave Rafa

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.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/2/13 23:18:39

Grigor Dimitrov wins ATP title in Sofia

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/13 9:52:27

Sabalenka puts Belarus into semis

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.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/2/12 23:18:39

Serbia beats Russia to qualify for quarterfinals of Davis Cup

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/6 14:21:29

Svitolina claims Taiwan Open

Top seed Elina Svitolina of Ukraine won the Taiwan Open on Sunday after beating Chinese mainland's Peng Shuai in a convincing victory.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/2/5 23:43:40

Double from rookie Thompson in Davis Cup

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.
Soure:AFP: 2017/2/5 23:43:40

Croatia take surprise lead over Spain in Davis Cup

Croatian Davis Cup team took a surprise 2-1 lead over star-studded Spanish team in their Davis Cup World Group encounter.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/2/5 9:54:20

Top seed Halep out of St Petersburg

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.
Soure:Agencies: 2017/2/4 0:38:40

Sharapova boxes clever as return nears

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.
Soure:AFP: 2017/2/3 5:03:40

Aussie authorities stop 2 men from engaging alleged corrupt betting at Australian Open

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."
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/29 22:20:37

Federer wins Australian Open

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/29 20:53:21

European players dominate E. Africa junior tennis tournament

Players from Europe reigned supreme at the Internatianl Tennis Federation (ITF) East African 18 and Under Junior Circuit that ended on Saturday in Nairobi.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/29 19:01:08

Nadal to meet Federer in Australian Open final

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/28 16:01:24

Wu Yibing exits Australian Open juniors in semifinal

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/27 16:50:10

Roger Federer into Australian Open final in five sets

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.
Soure:Xinhua: 2017/1/27 10:34:47