Thiem beaten in bid to reach career-best third in world

2020-02-22 20:19

World number four Dominic Thiem of Austria missed a chance to reach a career-best third in the ATP rankings with a Rio Open quarter-final loss on Saturday.

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'Pretty dead' Halep claims 20th career title with Dubai triumph

2020-02-22 20:10

Simona Halep defeated Elena Rybakina 3-6, 6-3, 7-6 (7/5) on Saturday to secure her 20th career title with victory at the Dubai Championships.

ATP Tour

Simon stuns top seed Medvedev in Marseille

2020-02-22 07:53

Two-time champion Gilles Simon stunned top seed and world No 5 Daniil Medvedev to reach the semi-finals in Marseille.

WTA Tour

Rybakina books 4th season final with Dubai victory

2020-02-21 18:25

Elena Rybakina will play her fourth final of the season after a defeat of Petra Martic at the Dubai Championships.

ATP Tour

Federer targets Wimbledon after knee surgery blow

2020-02-20 21:13

Roger Federer has undergone surgery to resolve a longstanding knee problem and says he would be out of action until after the French Open.

ATP Tour

Bjorn Borg's teenage son loses first pro tennis match

2020-02-18 20:32

Leo Borg, son of Swedish tennis legend Bjorn, lost his first professional match, falling in straight sets at the second-tier Challenger event.

ATP Tour

At 33, Monfils hopes it's not too late to win a Slam

2020-02-17 10:03

Gael Monfils won his second ATP title in as many weeks in Rotterdam before insisting that he still has a Grand Slam victory in him despite being 33.

ATP Tour

Tsitsipas rolls into second straight Marseille final

2020-02-22 18:12

Stefanos Tsitsipas will have a chance to defend his Marseille title after cruising into the final with a dominating 7-5, 6-3 win over Alexander Bublik on Saturday.

ATP Tour

Kevin Anderson set for stint on sidelines after knee surgery

2020-02-21 21:44

South Africa's Kevin Anderson could be sidelined for seveal months with a recurring knee injury after undergoing another surgery.

ATP Tour

Sithole accepts charge for doping violation

2020-02-21 13:24

South African wheelchair tennis player Lucas Sithole has accepted the International Tennis Federation’s decision to ban him for two years from all forms of competition.

WTA Tour

Xian Open tennis cancelled in China over coronavirus outbreak

2020-02-20 19:24

April's Xian Open tennis was cancelled the WTA Tour said, becoming the latest sporting event to fall victim to the new coronavirus outbreak in China.

WTA Tour

Halep battles past Jabeur in Dubai

2020-02-19 20:22

Top seed Simona Halep needed four match points to defeat Tunisia's Ons Jabeur to reach the quarter-finals of the WTA Dubai Championships.


China withdraw from Romania Davis Cup tie due to coronavirus worries

2020-02-18 22:33

China have been forced to pull out of next month's Davis Cup play-off with Romania due to the ongoing deadly coronavirus outbreak.

WTA Tour

Bencic soars, then crashes in Dubai

2020-02-18 17:52

Holder Belinda Bencic ran off the first 19 points against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova before collapsing to a loss at the Dubai Championships.

WTA Tour

Battling Clijsters loses first match in tennis comeback

2020-02-17 19:20

Kim Clijsters has lost her first match in her second tennis comeback following a defeat to Garbine Muguruza in the first round of the WTA event in Dubai.

ATP Tour

Edmund downs Seppi to claim New York crown

2020-02-17 06:50

Britain's Kyle Edmund defeated Italy's Andreas Seppi in straight sets to clinch the ATP Tour's New York Open crown.

ATP Tour

Monfils hands Auger-Aliassime 4th straight final loss

2020-02-16 19:34

Gael Monfils defeated Felix Auger-Aliassime to win the Rotterdam Open for a second straight year, handing the Canadian teenager his fourth loss in four career finals.

WTA Tour

Clijsters faced six doping tests before comeback

2020-02-22 17:44

Kim Clijsters, the former world No.1 who made her comeback this week in Dubai, had to undergo six doping tests before she could return to the circuit.

WTA Tour

Halep in hurry to set up Dubai final clash with Rybakina

2020-02-21 20:53

Simona Halep pounded out a defeat of US qualifier Jennifer Brady to move into a second career final at the Dubai Championships.

WTA Tour

Halep stages another Dubai comeback to reach semi-finals

2020-02-20 21:35

Top seed Simona Halep had to come from behind for a second straight day, overhauling Aryna Sabalenka to reach the Dubai Championships semi-finals.

WTA Tour

Muguruza shocked by qualifier Brady in Dubai

2020-02-20 17:35

Qualifier Jennifer Brady claimed a second seeded victim, defeating Garbine Muguruza to reach the Dubai Championships semi-finals.

WTA Tour

Pliskova, Muguruza restore order, reach Dubai quarters

2020-02-19 17:49

Karolina Pliskova and Garbine Muguruza re-established order among seeds as both reached the quarter finals of the WTA Dubai Championships.

WTA Tour

Australian Open winner Kenin loses on WTA return

2020-02-19 06:00

Sofia Kenin lost her first WTA match since winning the Australian Open as she went down to Elena Rybakina on Tuesday at the Dubai Championships.

ATP Tour

Anderson, Harris find going tougher after bright 2020 start

2020-02-18 12:41

After promising starts to the year, Kevin Anderson and Lloyd Harris have found the going a lot tougher in recent weeks, writes Sy Lerman.

ATP Tour

Ruud bags maiden ATP title in Buenos Aires

2020-02-16 22:27

Casper Ruud became the first Norwegian to win an ATP title after seeing off Pedro Sousa in straight sets in the final in Buenos Aires.


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