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Norrie crashes out in Lyon

20th May 2019, 19:39

British number two Cameron Norrie lost in straight-sets to Frenchman Ugo Humbert in round one of the Lyon Open.


Kyrgios lays into French Open

20th May 2019, 19:09

Australian Nick Kyrgios has spoken of his dislike of the clay-court season after meeting Andy Murray at Wimbledon.


Murray progressing well from injury

20th May 2019, 14:10

Andy Murray is progressing well in his recovery from a career-threatening hip injury, according to his brother Jamie.


Nadal defeats Djokovic in Italian Open final

19th May 2019, 18:42

Rafael Nadal claimed his first ATP Tour title of 2019 after defeating Novak Djokovic in Sunday's Italian Open final.


Konta suffers Rome final defeat to Pliskova

19th May 2019, 14:13

Karolina Pliskova secured a straight sets win against British number one Johanna Konta to clinch the Italian Open title on Sunday.


Italian Open final for Konta

18th May 2019, 17:04

British number one Johanna Konta overcame Kiki Bertens in three sets to make the final of the Italian Open in Rome.


Pliskova vows to keep fighting

18th May 2019, 11:50

Karolina Pliskova required three sets to beat Victoria Azarenka at the Italian Open and says her fighting spirit was key.


Konta secures last-four spot in Rome

17th May 2019, 18:20

Johanna Konta is through to the Italian Open semi-finals after a 6-3 3-6 6-1 win over Marketa Vondrousova.


Injured Federer out of Italian Open

17th May 2019, 15:55

Roger Federer has withdrawn from the Italian Open due to injury before his quarter-final match with Stefanos Tsitsipas.


Osaka suffers injury blow in Rome

17th May 2019, 14:24

Naomi Osaka says she is gutted after a thumb injury forced her to withdraw from the Italian Open.


Konta shines in Rome

16th May 2019, 17:05

Johanna Konta racked up two victories on a busy Thursday in Rome to advance into the quarter-finals of the Italian Open.


Sharapova to miss French Open

16th May 2019, 02:32

Maria Sharapova has revealed she will not play at the French Open as she battles back from a long-standing shoulder problem.


Aussie star uses underarm tactics again in Rome

15th May 2019, 14:30

Nick Kyrgios admitted using odd tactics to throw "great player" Daniil Medvedev out of his rhythm in his three-set Rome Masters win.


Williams forced out of Italian Open

14th May 2019, 19:12

Serena Williams hopes to be fit for the French Open after withdrawing from the Italian Open due to injury.


Wozniacki in Roland Garros doubt

14th May 2019, 13:19

Caroline Wozniacki was forced to withdraw from the Italian Open with a leg injury and is now a doubt for the 2019 French Open.


Gibbs to miss French Open

14th May 2019, 01:07

American Nicole Gibbs will undergo treatment on a rare form of cancer that was found in her mouth, and will miss the French Open.


Konta set for Stephens showdown

13th May 2019, 15:57

Britain's Johanna Konta has earned her place in the Italian Open second round and will take on American Sloane Stephens.


Djokovic hails important win

13th May 2019, 00:41

Novak Djokovic says his confidence has been given a huge lift after he wrapped up a "very important win at the Madrid Open.


Djokovic too strong for Tsitsipas in Madrid

12th May 2019, 19:41

Novak Djokovic has won the Madrid Masters title after defeating Stefanos Tsitsipas in straight sets in Sunday's final.


Tsitsipas wary of getting Madrid final approach right

12th May 2019, 13:11

Stefanos Tsitsipas is aware his mental approach must be spot on when he faces Novak Djokovic in the Madrid Masters final.


Madrid semi loss not a concern for Nadal

12th May 2019, 12:57

Rafael Nadal is sure he'll rediscover his best form on clay again soon after losing to Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Madrid Masters semis.


Federer set for Rome outing

11th May 2019, 15:09

Roger Federer will play in the Italian Open next week as he continues his return to clay-court action in Rome.


Young stars know what to do - Djokovic

11th May 2019, 12:51

Novak Djokovic feels young stars are now more prepared for top-flight tennis than they were when he first started.


Halep secures place in Madrid Open final

10th May 2019, 16:36

Simona Halep is through to the final of the Madrid Open after beating Belinda Bencic 6-2 6-7 (2-7) 6-0 in the last four.


Cilic pulls out of Djokovic clash after 'terrible night'

10th May 2019, 16:01

Marin Cilic admitted he had a "terrible night" as he withdrew from the Madrid Open quarter-finals due to food poisoning.


Federer sees off Monfils in Madrid

9th May 2019, 17:42

Roger Federer fought back from a break down in the third set to overcome Gael Monfils in the last 16 of the Madrid Open.


Ferrer 'proud' of career after final game defeat

9th May 2019, 14:08

David Ferrer declared himself "proud" of his career after suffering a loss to Alexander Zverev in his final match at the Madrid Open.


Poor form does not worry Edmund

8th May 2019, 15:12

British number one Kyle Edmund says he is refusing to get worked up about his poor run of current form.


Ruthless Halep through in Madrid

8th May 2019, 14:48

Simona Halep secured a 'double-bagel' victory over Viktoria Kuzmova to move through to the quarter-finals of the Madrid Open.


Federer wins in Madrid

8th May 2019, 11:02

Roger Federer marked his return to clay-court tennis with a comfortable win over Richard Gasquet at the Madrid Open.


Edmund and Konta suffer early Madrid exits

7th May 2019, 16:36

British duo Kyle Edmund and Johanna Konta have both been knocked out of the Madrid Open on Tuesday.


Murray could make return at Queen's

7th May 2019, 13:23

Andy Murray may be involved at Queen's Club after the tournament's organisers held a wild card for the former world number one.


Stephens ousts Azarenka in Madrid

6th May 2019, 18:56

Sloane Stephens kept up her dominance over Victoria Azarenka with a three-set, round-two victory in the Madrid Open.


Federer looking forward to clay-court return

6th May 2019, 15:43

Roger Federer is looking forward to featuring in his first ATP Tour event on clay since 2016 at the Madrid Open this week.


Del Potro ready for comeback

5th May 2019, 19:04

Argentina ace Juan Martin del Potro says he is in a good place emotionally as he prepares for the Madrid Open.


Nadal feeling upbeat ahead of Madrid challenge

5th May 2019, 12:04

Rafael Nadal says he is in confident mood as he looks to win his first ATP Tour title of the season at this week's Madrid Open.


Konta beaten by Sakkari in Morocco final

4th May 2019, 18:15

Johanna Konta lost to Maria Sakkari in the Morocco Open final, ending her chances of a first WTA clay-court title.


Teichmann celebrates maiden WTA win

4th May 2019, 17:04

Jil Teichmann has won her first WTA Tour title after claiming a 7-6 3-6 6-4 win over Karolina Muchova in the final of the Prague Open.


Azarenka too hot for Kasatkina

4th May 2019, 16:37

Victoria Azarenka had to battle hard before beating Daria Kasatkina in straight sets in round one of the Madrid Open.


Konta reaches landmark final on clay

3rd May 2019, 18:43

Johanna Konta is through to the first clay-court final of her career following her victory over Ajla Tomljanovic in the Morocco Open.


Williams set to return in Rome

3rd May 2019, 15:57

Serena Williams will return from injury at the Italian Open, according to tournament organisers.


Federer doesn't know what to expect on clay

3rd May 2019, 15:36

Roger Federer says his return to action on clay courts is a step into the unknown after a long absence from the surface.


Bautista Agut sees off Molleker

2nd May 2019, 15:59

Roberto Bautista Agut moved into the last eight of the BMW Open after beating German wildcard Rudolf Molleker in Munich.


Nadal confident for Madrid Masters

2nd May 2019, 15:57

Rafael Nadal says he's approaching the Madrid Masters with renewed confidence after progressing to the last four in Barcelona.


Gimelstob - I do not deserve to stay on ATP board

1st May 2019, 18:31

Former tennis player Justin Gimelstob has resigned from the ATP board after being sentenced for a battery charge.


Wimbledon leave door ajar for Murray

1st May 2019, 16:09

Andy Murray will be given until the Friday before Wimbledon starts on July 1 to decide if he will make a comeback at the tournament.


Wimbledon to go digital

30th April 2019, 15:08

Changes to future Wimbledon tournaments have been unveiled on Tuesday, with ticket applications moving into the digital age.


Paganini confident Federer will excel

30th April 2019, 14:29

Roger Federer returns to clay-court tennis in May and is capable of winning silverware, according to his coach Pierre Paganini.


Victory helps Kvitova snatch second spot

29th April 2019, 13:36

Petra Kvitova has moved to second in the latest world rankings following her victory in Stuttgart on Sunday.


Thiem refusing to think about French Open

29th April 2019, 11:48

Dominic Thiem is refusing to think too far ahead but believes Rafael Nadal is still the favourite to win the French Open.