Rafael Nadal calls time on 2014, faces November 3 surgery
Rafael Nadal calls time on 2014, faces November 3 surgery

Rafael Nadal suffered a 6-2, 7-6 (7/4) loss in the quarter-finals of the Swiss Indoors to teenager Borna Coric on Friday and then shut down his season to undergo appendix surgery.

Rafael Nadal rules himself out of ATP World Tour Finals
Rafael Nadal rules himself out of ATP World Tour Finals

Former world number one Rafael Nadal will miss the ATP World Tour Finals next month after opting to have surgery to remove his appendix.

Andy Murray improves London chances with Valencia win
Andy Murray improves London chances with Valencia win

Andy Murray collected more points to aid his World Tour finals qualification bid when he fought back from a set down to beat Kevin Anderson 6-7(3) 6-4 6-4 in the quarter-finals of the Valencia Open on Friday.

I was never away, says resurgent Caroline Wozniacki
I was never away, says resurgent Caroline Wozniacki

Caroline Wozniacki said she felt like she never left tennis`s top level after she underlined her return to form by reaching the WTA Finals semis as the only unbeaten player on Friday.

David Ferrer records 600 wins, faces Andy Murray in Valencia
David Ferrer records 600 wins, faces Andy Murray in Valencia

David Ferrer became only the fourth active player to record 600 career wins when he cruised past Thomaz Bellucci 6-1, 6-2 to reach the Valencia semi-finals on Friday.

Maria Sharapova concedes No.1 ranking to Serena Williams
Maria Sharapova concedes No.1 ranking to Serena Williams

Maria Sharapova failed to advance out of the WTA Finals groups and conceded the year-end No.1 ranking to Serena Williams despite a three-set victory over Agnieszka Radwanska on Friday.

No regrets for Maria Sharapova after meltdown ends her season
No regrets for Maria Sharapova after meltdown ends her season

Maria Sharapova`s final match of the year was a bittersweet moment for the Russian ace. She beat Poland`s Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5 6-7(4) 6-2 in an enthralling match at the WTA Finals that encapsulated the best and worst of her game.

Williams sisters receive written apology from Russian tennis federation boss over
Williams sisters receive written apology from Russian tennis federation boss over

World number one Serena Williams has said that she and her sister Venus have received a written apology from Russian Tennis Federation's president after he caused a storm by making sexist, racist and bullying comments about them and calling them the ' Williams brothers'.

AITA President fumes after reports of Sports Ministry seeking resignation
AITA President fumes after reports of Sports Ministry seeking resignation

Reacting angrily to media reports that he has been asked to step down by the Sports Ministry, All India Tennis Association President Anil Khanna on Friday said he has got no such intimation and insisted that his election to the post was well within the government norms on age and tenure.

Maria Sharapova grinds out first win but exits Finals
Maria Sharapova grinds out first win but exits Finals

Maria Sharapova recovered from a second-set meltdown to record her first victory at this year`s WTA Finals with a 7-5 6-7(4) 6-2 triumph over Poland`s Agnieszka Radwanksa on Friday but the Russian still bowed out of the elite eight-woman tournament.

Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters
Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters

Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the Paris Masters ahead of the tournament`s start on Monday for "personal reasons", the French Tennis Federation announced on Friday.

Serena Williams guaranteed year-end number one ranking
Serena Williams guaranteed year-end number one ranking

Serena Williams clinched the year-end world number one ranking for the fourth time without hitting a ball on Friday after Maria Sharapova, the only woman with any chance of overtaking her, was eliminated from the WTA Finals.

Andy Murray, David Ferrer cruise into Valencia last eight
Andy Murray, David Ferrer cruise into Valencia last eight

Andy Murray inched closer to sealing his place at the World Tour Finals with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Fabio Fognini to reach the Valencia Open quarter-finals on Thursday.

Roger Federer shrugs off slow start to reach Basel quarters
Roger Federer shrugs off slow start to reach Basel quarters

Roger Federer shrugged off dropping the first set against journeyman Denis Istomin on Thursday before hitting back to win 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 and reach the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals.

Simona Halep seals semis spot without hitting a ball
Simona Halep seals semis spot without hitting a ball

Simona Halep qualified for the WTA Finals semis without picking up a racquet on Thursday when Eugenie Bouchard won the first game of her match against Serena Williams.

Serena Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking after Maria Sharapova loses
Serena Williams on verge of year-end No. 1 ranking after Maria Sharapova loses

Serena Williams was on the verge of clinching the year-end world number one ranking for the fourth time on Thursday after Maria Sharapova, the only woman with any chance of overtaking her, lost for the second time at the WTA Finals.

Caroline Wozniacki beats Agnieszka​ Radwanska in Singapore
Caroline Wozniacki beats Agnieszka​ Radwanska in Singapore

Denmark`s Caroline Wozniacki beat Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland 7-5, 6-3 at the WTA Finals in Singapore Wednesday to take top position in White Group of the season finale.

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal race through in Basel
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal race through in Basel

Top seeds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal raced through their Swiss Indoors assignments on Wednesday, spending under an hour each on court and dropping just five games between them.

Rafael Nadal crushes Pierre-Hugues Herbert for Basel last-eight place
Rafael Nadal crushes Pierre-Hugues Herbert for Basel last-eight place

Rafael Nadal shrugged off his impending date with appendix surgery by routing outclassed Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France 6-1, 6-1 on Wednesday to reach the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals.

Serena Williams shocker changes nothing for Eugenie Bouchard
Serena Williams shocker changes nothing for Eugenie Bouchard

Eugenie Bouchard said she would go for broke against Serena Williams in a last-ditch bid to rescue her WTA Finals campaign after slumping to her second big defeat on Wednesday.