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Monfils makes it back-to-back Rotterdam titles

16th February 2020, 18:20

Gael Monfils beat Felix Auger-Aliassime in straight sets in Sunday's final to secure back-to-back Rotterdam Open titles.


Top three the target for Thiem

16th February 2020, 15:47

Dominic Thiem has set his sights on breaking into the top three in the ATP rankings in the near future.


Kontaveit reveals lofty ambitions

15th February 2020, 17:55

Anett Kontaveit has made a positive start to 2020 and has revealed an ambition to build on that as she eyes a spot in the top 10.


Clijsters excited for latest comeback

15th February 2020, 15:26

Kim Clijsters is relishing her return to tennis in Dubai next week but feels she does not have to prove anything to anyone.


Japanese star beats Svitolina in Hua Hin

14th February 2020, 13:55

Nao Hibino enjoyed a career-best victory after beating top seed Elina Svitolina in straight sets at the GSB Thailand Open.


Medvedev seeks response after Rotterdam exit

14th February 2020, 13:13

Daniil Medvedev has vowed to respond after suffering a last-32 exit at the hands of Vasek Pospisil at the Rotterdam Open.


Federer to limit clay participation

13th February 2020, 17:52

Roger Federer will limit his clay court participation to just the French Open in 2020, according to reports.


Murray expected to skip clay tournaments

13th February 2020, 14:04

Andy Murray is targeting a return to action in the grass-court season after reportedly suffering an injury setback.


US Open champion's comeback on hold

12th February 2020, 14:44

Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from next week's Dubai Duty Free Championships as she battles the effects of a knee injury.


Joy for British pair at New York Open

12th February 2020, 14:23

Britons Kyle Edmund and Cameron Norrie have continued their march through the New York Open by reaching the last-16.


GB away to Mexico in Fed Cup play-offs

11th February 2020, 16:33

Great Britain must beat Mexico away from home in April if they are to avoid Fed Cup relegation.


Tsitsipas used 2019 Nadal loss as motivation

11th February 2020, 15:16

World number six Stefanos Tsitsipas says his 2019 Australian Open loss to Rafael Nadal made him a better player.


Konta makes winning doubles comeback

10th February 2020, 19:24

British number one Johanna Konta secured a doubles win at the St Petersburg Ladies Trophy on her return to action.


Raonic hopes his best it yet to come

10th February 2020, 15:30

Milos Raonic hopes his injury problems are behind him and believes he can "find a level above" where he was before.


ITF president to revisit coaching issue next year

10th February 2020, 12:15

The International Tennis Federation will use data from a WTA Tour trial this year to revisit the issue of on-court coaching next year.


Monfils triumphs in Montpellier

9th February 2020, 19:15

Gael Monfils won the Open Sud de France title in Montpellier on Sunday with a 7-5 6-3 win over Vasek Pospisil.


Djokovic eager to keep hold of world number one spot

9th February 2020, 16:23

Novak Djokovic hopes he can keep hold of top spot in the ATP rankings after overtaking Rafael Nadal.


GB keeping fingers crossed over Konta

9th February 2020, 12:07

Great Britain hope to persuade top-ranked Johanna Konta to play in their upcoming Fed Cup play-off.


GB suffer Fed Cup defeat to Slovakia

8th February 2020, 19:15

Great Britain have failed to reach the inaugural Fed Cup Finals after falling 3-1 behind Slovakia in their qualifying tie.


Spain down Japan to reach Fed Cup Finals

8th February 2020, 17:45

Carla Suarez Navarro beat Kurumi Nara to complete a comfortable triumph over Japan and send Spain to the Fed Cup Finals.


Federer hails charity match win over Nadal

8th February 2020, 12:38

Roger Federer needed three sets to defeat rival Rafael Nadal in their Match In Africa charity showdown in Cape Town.


USA hold commanding Fed Cup lead

8th February 2020, 09:12

Serena Williams and Sofia Kenin both won their singles matches as the USA lead Latvia 2-0 in their Fed Cup qualifier.


Barty pulls out of Dubai event

7th February 2020, 17:56

World number one Ashleigh Barty will not be involved in this month's Dubai Duty Free Tennis Championships due to a foot injury.


Fed Cup loss for Osaka sets Japan on tough track

7th February 2020, 15:38

Naomi Osaka was soundly beaten in her Federation Cup rubber by Spain's Sara Sorribes Tormo on a bad day for Japan.


Hewitt expects pair to push Nadal in Paris

6th February 2020, 17:54

Lleyton Hewitt is backing Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem to challenge Rafael Nadal at the French Open.


Watson looking forward to Slovakia tie

6th February 2020, 12:50

Heather Watson doesn't feel under any extra pressure as Great Britain's top-/ranked player ahead of the Fed Cup clash with Slovakia.


Murray's achievements a reminder for Thiem

5th February 2020, 18:28

Dominic Thiem says Andy Murray is his inspiration as he hopes to eventually end his Grand Slam heartache.


Youzhny - no magic remedy for Shapovalov

5th February 2020, 08:48

Mikhail Youzhny says he hasn't waved a magic wand since taking on Denis Shapovalov, who admits the reasons for his rise are complex.


Williams' coach concedes changes are needed

4th February 2020, 14:28

Serena Williams' coach, Patrick Mouratoglou, says she needs to change her gameplan as her wait for a 24th Grand Slam title continues.


Djokovic - I am more focused on Grand Slams

4th February 2020, 14:06

World number one Novak Djokovic says he is now firmly focused on Grand Slams after winning the Australian Open last weekend.


Pospisil to face Shapovalov showdown in France

3rd February 2020, 19:09

Vasek Pospisil will face fellow Canadian Denis Shapovalov in the second round of the Open Sud de France after beating Aljaz Bedene.


Kenin surges into top-10 thanks to Aussie Open success

3rd February 2020, 17:15

Sofia Kenin has moved into the top-10 of the world rankings for the first time following her success at the Australian Open.


Thiem determined to learn from Melbourne loss

2nd February 2020, 14:06

Dominic Thiem says his Australian Open final heartache will spur him on after going down to Novak Djokovic on Sunday.


Novak grinds his way home in Melbourne epic

2nd February 2020, 13:43

Novak Djokovic dug deep to claim his eighth Australian Open crown with an epic five-set win over Dominic Thiem.


Murray forced to wait for eighth Grand Slam title

1st February 2020, 14:32

Jamie Murray failed to win an eighth Grand Slam title as he and Bethanie Mattek-Sands lost the Australian Open mixed doubles final.


Wilander says Aus final can define Novak's year

1st February 2020, 12:03

Three-time Australian Open champion Mats Wilander believes Novak Djokovic could prove unstoppable if he wins Sunday's final.


Melbourne dreams come true for Kenin

1st February 2020, 11:54

Sofia Kenin admitted her win in Saturday's Australian Open final meant that her dreams had "officially come true".


Muguruza hopes to use finals experience

31st January 2020, 17:24

Garbine Muguruza will call upon her previous Grand Slam final experience against Sofia Kenin in Saturday's Australia Open showpiece.


Thiem gets third shot at Grand Slam crown

31st January 2020, 14:58

Dominic Thiem was full of emotion after beating Alexander Zverev to set up an Australian Open final against Novak Djokovic.


Australian Open final for Djokovic after Federer win

30th January 2020, 11:20

Novak Djokovic is through to the final of the Australian Open after 7-6(7-1) 6-4 6-3 win over Roger Federer.


Muguruza downs Halep and Kenin KO's crowd favourite in Melbourne

30th January 2020, 10:11

Garbine Muguruza reached the Australian Open final with a straight-set win over Simona Halep and will next meet Sofia Kenin.


Thiem seals Australian Open semi berth

29th January 2020, 14:00

Dominic Thiem is through to the semi-finals of the Australian Open after a thrilling victory over Rafael Nadal.


Halep downs Kontaveit in Melbourne

29th January 2020, 03:27

Simona Halep is through to the Australian Open semi-finals following a comfortable 6-1 6-1 win over Anett Kontaveit.


Djokovic date for fortunate Federer

28th January 2020, 13:02

Roger Federer admitted he was lucky to beat Tennys Sandgren to book his semi-final place at the Australian Open against Novak Djokovic.


Barty enjoying the ride

28th January 2020, 13:00

Ashleigh Barty is trying to play with "enjoyment" as she carries the hopes of the home fans at the Australian Open.


British duo absent from depleted Fed Cup squad

27th January 2020, 14:36

Johanna Konta and Katie Boulter will miss Great Britain's Fed Cup qualifying tie in Slovakia next week.


Nadal to face Thiem in Aussie quarters

27th January 2020, 13:25

Rafael Nadal will take on Dominic Thiem in the Australian Open quarter-finals after overcoming Nick Kyrgios on Monday.


Thiem revels in landmark Aussie Open win

27th January 2020, 06:44

Fifth seed Dominic Thiem has revealed his delight after earning his first Australian Open quarter-final with a win over Gael Monfils.


More surgery required for Delpo

26th January 2020, 17:49

Juan Martin del Potro has revealed he will have to undergo another operation as he aims to recover from a serious knee injury.


Fatigued Federer advances in Melbourne

26th January 2020, 13:51

Roger Federer says he has been struggling physically after having to battle past Marton Fucsovics in four sets at the Australian Open.