Australian Open, Day 2: Victoria Azarenka, Novak Djokovic lead proceedings as top seeds progress
Australian Open, Day 2: Victoria Azarenka, Novak Djokovic lead proceedings as top seeds progress

Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka stormed through her grudge match with American Sloane Stephens on Tuesday to reach the second round at Melbourne Park.

Rafael Nadal to miss US Open due to wrist injury

Reigning champion Rafael Nadal will miss the US Open later this month due to a right wrist injury.

Rafael Nadal, Serena Williams ease into Madrid quarter-finals

World number one Rafael Nadal remained on course to retain his Madrid Masters title with a comfortable 6-1, 6-4 win over Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen on Thursday.

Nadal hoping to bag fourth title in Madrid amid struggles to bounce back from injury

Spanish tennis ace Rafael Nadal is hoping to bag the fourth title at home in the Madrid Masters as he struggles to bounce back from a back injury and searches for his first title on the European clay this season.

Nishikori eases to Barcelona Open title

Japan`s Kei Nishikori sealed his fifth career ATP title and first on clay on Sunday with a 6-2, 6-2 win over Colombian Santiago Giraldo to claim the Barcelona Open.

Giraldo, Nishikori to contest Barcelona Open final

Colombian Santiago Giraldo beat Rafael Nadal`s conqueror Nicolas Almagro 7-5, 6-3 at the Barcelona Open on Saturday to reach just his second ever ATP final.

Almagro avenges Houston loss in Barcelona

World number 20 Nicolas Almagro overcame fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco 6-3, 6-3 to move into the quarter-finals of the Barcelona Open on Thursday, avenging his defeat in the Houston final.

Wawrinka waltzes through with Monte Carlo walkover

Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka earned a free trip into the quarter-finals of the Monte Carlo Masters on Thursday when Spain`s Nicolas Almagro retired before their third-round match with a foot injury.

Verdasco wins all-Spanish Houston final

Fourth seed Fernando Verdasco defeated Spanish compatriot Nicolas Almagro in straight sets to snap a six-match losing streak in finals and claim the US men`s clay court championship title Sunday.

Australian Open: Nicolas Almagro out with shoulder injury

Spaniard Nicolas Almagro, seeded 13th in the men`s draw, has pulled out of the Australian Open due to a shoulder injury, organisers said on Thursday.

Almagro withdraws from Sydney event with injury

Spaniard Nicolas Almagro has pulled out of next week`s Sydney International with an injury, organisers said on Wednesday.

Simon falls in Valencia, Janowicz, Almagro progress

Colombian Alejandro Falla thrashed sixth seed Gilles Simon for the loss of just one game to progress to the second round on the Valencia Open on Tuesday.

Del Potro, Tsonga march into Shanghai semi-finals

Juan Martin del Potro kept his errors to a minimum as the Argentine breezed past Spain`s Nicolas Almagro 6-3 6-3 to march into the semi-finals of the Shanghai Open on Friday.

Shanghai walkover boost for Del Potro

Argentina`s Juan Martin del Potro reached the Shanghai Masters quarter-finals on Thursday without even picking up a racquet.

Wimbledon 2013: Stakhovsky ousted as Murray, Ferrer advance

Updates from Day 5 of Wimbledon 2013.

Barcelona Open: Rafael Nadal beats Nicolas Almagro for record eighth title

Rafael Nadal extended his record number of Barcelona titles to eight as he brushed off a slow start to beat Spanish compatriot Nicolas Almagro 6-4, 6-3 on Sunday.

Rafael Nadal through to Mexico Open final

Spaniard Rafael Nadal continued his comeback trail reaching his third back-to-back final since his return after a seven-month lay off.

Nadal moves into Mexico Open semis

Spaniard Rafael Nadal continued his comeback trail reaching his third back-to-back semi-final since his return after a seven-month lay off.

Djokovic reaches Abu Dhabi final

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic defeated Spain`s David Ferrer to reach the final of a tennis exhibition tournament in Abu Dhabi.

Spain, Czech Republic split opening day singles

Tomas Berdych overcame a persevering Nicolas Almagro 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-7 (5-7), 6-3 to get Czech Republic level at 1-1 with reigning champions Spain in the Davis Cup final.