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Nadal triumphs in Rome once again

20th May 2018, 19:15

Rafael Nadal has claimed his eighth Italian Open title after beating Alexander Zverev 6-1 1-6 6-3 in Sunday's final.


Svitolina thumps Halep in Rome

20th May 2018, 14:56

Elina Svitolina produced a clinical performance as she thrashed Simona Halep in Sunday's Italian Open final.


Halep battles into Italian Open final

19th May 2018, 20:10

Simona Halep has sealed her place in the Italian Open final after battling to victory over Maria Sharapova.


Nadal gets the better of Novak

19th May 2018, 17:35

Rafael Nadal booked his place in the Italian Open final after winning a thrilling semi-final against Novak Djokovic 7-6 (7-4) 6-3.


Del Potro a doubt for French Open

19th May 2018, 13:52

Argentine Juan Martin del Potro is unsure whether he will be fit for the French Open after suffering a groin strain.


Svitolina books Rome final spot

19th May 2018, 13:39

World number four Elina Svitolina has defeated Anett Kontaveit to secure a place in the final of the Italian Open.


Cilic delighted with Rome performance

18th May 2018, 17:37

Marin Cilic was delighted to reach his first ever clay court Masters 1000 semi-final after seeing off Pablo Carreno Busta in Rome.


French Open absence for former world number two

18th May 2018, 16:39

Agnieszka Radwanska will miss the French Open to end a run of 47 consecutive appearances in the main draw of Grand Slam tournaments.


Nadal notes important win over Fognini

18th May 2018, 15:12

Rafael Nadal set up a potential semi-final clash with Novak Djokovic by overcoming crowd favourite Fabio Fognini at the Italian Open.


Konta suffers Italian Open defeat

17th May 2018, 14:04

Johanna Konta's inconsistent season has continued after she exited the Italian Open at the third round stage on Thursday.


Nadal back on track in Rome

17th May 2018, 03:10

Rafael Nadal is a relieved man after he got his claycourt season back on track in the Italian Open.


Fognini floors Thiem in Foro Italico clash

16th May 2018, 16:04

Dominic Thiem was not unduly concerned after a "pumped" Fabio Fognini knocked the sixth seed out of the Italian Open on Wednesday.


Cornet successfully pleads case over third missed test

16th May 2018, 15:43

Alize Cornet has escaped a ban after the International Tennis Federation dismissed a charge against her for three missed drugs tests.


Serena can win at Roland Garros - Coach

15th May 2018, 16:37

Coach Patrick Mouratoglou is sure Serena Williams can win the French Open when she makes her Grand Slam return later this month.


Edmund among Eastbourne entries

15th May 2018, 11:27

Kyle Edmund has confirmed his place at the Nature Valley International in Eastbourne next month, as part of his Wimbledon preparations.


Nadal only focused on Rome Masters

14th May 2018, 17:25

Rafael Nadal insists he has moved on from his surprise defeat at the Madrid Open and is fully focused on this week's Rome Masters.


Tsonga ruled out of French Open

14th May 2018, 16:30

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga has withdrawn from the upcoming French Open after failing to recover from knee surgery.


Thiem makes confidence claim aftar Zverev defeat

14th May 2018, 12:19

Dominic Thiem lost out to Alexander Zverev in the Madrid Open final and then claimed that he has his self-confidence back.


Zverev claims Madrid crown

13th May 2018, 19:23

Alexander Zverev defeated Dominic Thiem in straight sets in the Madrid Open final to claim a third Masters 1000 title of his career.


No Italian job for Kvitova after Madrid win

13th May 2018, 18:39

Petra Kvitova has confirmed that she will miss the Italian Open in Rome next week having claimed the Madrid Open title on Saturday.


Murray in fresh Wimbledon worry - Report

13th May 2018, 14:43

Andy Murray is reportedly worried he won't be fit in time for Wimbledon as his hip injury remains a problem.


Thiem eases past Anderson in Madrid

12th May 2018, 18:03

Dominic Thiem continued his fine form on clay with a straight-sets win over Kevin Anderson in the Madrid Open semi-final on Saturday.


Nadal in 'good position' after Madrid exit

12th May 2018, 11:03

Rafael Nadal preferred to take the positives out of his Madrid loss to Dominic Thiem and feels his game is still in good shape.


Bertens breezes past Garcia

11th May 2018, 18:04

Kiki Bertens maintained her fine form on clay as she saw off Caroline Garcia to seal a Madrid Open final place.


Kokkinakis set for French Open

11th May 2018, 14:03

Australian star Thanasi Kokkinakis should be fit for the French Open after recovering well from his knee injury.


'King of Clay' breaks McEnroe's carpet record

11th May 2018, 11:09

Rafael Nadal broke the record for successive set wins on a single surface in reaching the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open.


Goffin no match for inspired Edmund

10th May 2018, 16:37

Kyle Edmund believes his game remains on an upward trajectory after impressively taking care of David Goffin at the Madrid Open.


Murray doing "everything" for Wimbledon

10th May 2018, 13:07

Former Wimbledon winner Andy Murray is doing all he can to return to fitness in time for the tournament, according to his mother Judy.


Halep to play at Eastbourne

10th May 2018, 11:23

World number one Simona Halep has announced she will play at Eastbourne this year as part of her Wimbledon preparations.


Edmund stuns 'legend' Djokovic at Madrid Open

9th May 2018, 16:40

Kyle Edmund secured a 6-3 2-6 6-3 win over former world number one Novak Djokovic in the second round of the Madrid Open.


Williams decides to skip Italian Open

9th May 2018, 13:55

Former world number one Serena Williams has withdrawn from the Italian Open this month as she continues to work on her fitness.


Murray comeback date put back

9th May 2018, 10:29

It is touch-and-go as to whether Andy Murray will play at Wimbledon this year after his comeback from injury was delayed.


Halep makes easy work of Mertens

8th May 2018, 18:32

World number one Simona Halep has booked her spot in round three of the Madrid Open after beating Elise Mertens.


Nadal in sight for Del Potro

8th May 2018, 13:57

Juan Martin del Potro hopes he can produce an upset and secure a win over Rafael Nadal before the clay-court campaign ends.


Injury setback for Monfils

8th May 2018, 01:18

Gael Monfils says he has picked up an Achilles injury and could struggle against Rafael Nadal in their Madrid Open clash.


Djokovic makes progress in Madrid

7th May 2018, 18:47

Novak Djokovic defeated Kei Nishikori in straight sets to secure his place in round two of the Madrid Open.


Del Potro reveals result that sparked his comeback

7th May 2018, 15:50

Juan Martin Del Potro admits he felt like retiring from the sport in 2015 but winning a match in Rio started his return to the top.


Good start to Madrid Open for Konta

6th May 2018, 21:13

British number one Johanna Konta has won in the first round of the Madrid Open against Magdalena Rybarikova.


Zverev wins in Munich once again

6th May 2018, 15:57

Alexander Zverev has defended his BMW Open title after beating fellow German Philipp Kohlschreiber in the final.


Kvitova claims first title on home soil

5th May 2018, 16:47

Petra Kvitova has sealed her first WTA title in her native Czech Republic after defeating Mihaela Buzarnescu in the Prague Open final.


Cilic has lofty targets for 2018

5th May 2018, 16:27

Marin Cilic is looking to remain in the top five of the world rankings and add to his Grand Slam tally during the remainder of 2018.


Rome and Paris on Serena's agenda - Venus

5th May 2018, 14:03

Venus Williams is adamant that sister Serena will play in Rome and at the French Open even though she pulled out of Madrid.


Halep eyes future Delpo pairing

4th May 2018, 16:30

Simona Halep is hopeful another chance to play doubles with Juan Martin del Potro will come about after their recent match in Spain.


Kvitova keeps her momentum up in Prague

4th May 2018, 16:15

Petra Kvitova continued her impressive recent run by beating Shuai Zhang 7-6 (6) 6-0 on Friday to reach the final of the Prague Open.


Nadal can be stopped by Nishikori - Chang

4th May 2018, 13:39

Kei Nishikori's coach, Michael Chang, says the Japanese star is good enough to halt Rafa Nadal's dominance on clay.


Federer upbeat ahead of SW19 defence

3rd May 2018, 16:43

Roger Federer is confident he can enjoy yet more success on grass after opting against competing on clay.


Williams out of Madrid

3rd May 2018, 12:20

Serena Williams says she needs more time to prepare to play on clay and has withdrawn from the Madrid Open.


Djokovic low on confidence

2nd May 2018, 16:36

Novak Djokovic has confessed that he is not feeling confident at present but will work hard to try and regain his former status.


Nadal frustrated by injury issues

2nd May 2018, 13:54

Rafael Nadal feels he missed opportunities to secure more titles due to injury earlier this year.


Serena given hope of top Wimbledon seeding

1st May 2018, 18:18

Serena Williams could yet be named top seed for Wimbledon this year - but she would have to at least be among the top 32 in the world.