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David Goffin ends Borna Coric dream run to make Swiss final
David Goffin ends Borna Coric dream run to make Swiss final

David Goffin ended the dream run of teenager Borna Coric, the conqueror of Rafael Nadal, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3 on Saturday to reach the final of the Swiss Indoors.

Tour Finals chiefs keep anxious eye on Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal
Tour Finals chiefs keep anxious eye on Andy Murray, Rafael Nadal

 Organisers of the ATP World Tour Finals in London next month will be keeping a keen eye on Andy Murray`s results and Rafa Nadal`s health over the next couple of weeks.

Cilic, Pavlyuchenkova win Kremlin Cup titles
Cilic, Pavlyuchenkova win Kremlin Cup titles

US Open champion Marin Cilic continued his fine season by beating fifth seeded Spaniard Roberto Bautista-Agut in straight sets to win the Kremlin Cup in Moscow on Sunday.

Reigning US Open champ Marin Cilic joins UAE Royals' IPTL campaign
Reigning US Open champ Marin Cilic joins UAE Royals' IPTL campaign

Reigning US Open champion and World No.9 Marin Cilic will represent the UAE Royals, the Dubai based IPTL franchise, in the inaugural edition of the International Premier Tennis League (IPTL).

Mahesh Bhupathi plays down ATP chief's remark on IPTL
Mahesh Bhupathi plays down ATP chief's remark on IPTL

Reacting to ATP chief Chris Kermode's "glorified exhibition" remark on the inaugural International Tennis Premier League (IPTL), league founder Mahesh Bhupathi has said that "everyone is entitled to their opinion and we are going to put on a world class show".

Fabio Fognini fined for obscene gesture in Shanghai
Fabio Fognini fined for obscene gesture in Shanghai

World number 17 Fabio Fognini was fined $2,000 for making an obscene gesture to fans following his embarrassing exit from the Shanghai Masters, a tennis official said Thursday.

Novak Djokovic maintains top spot in world rankings post China Open win
Novak Djokovic maintains top spot in world rankings post China Open win

Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic has maintained a comfortable top spot in the ATP world rankings after he successfully defended his China Open title in Beijing on Sunday.

Rafael Nadal crashes out of China Open
Rafael Nadal crashes out of China Open

Rafael Nadal crashed out of the China Open Friday, tiring at the end of a gruelling three-set quarter-final against qualifier Martin Klizan, while reigning women`s champion Serena Williams withdrew injured.

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals
Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori and two-time finalist Milos Raonic both hammered out straight-sets wins on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Japan Open.

Simon to meet Raonic at Japan Open semi-final
Simon to meet Raonic at Japan Open semi-final

Gilles Simon of France powered into his first ATP semi-final since the spring with a 7-6 (7/4), 6-1 defeat of American Steve Johnson at the Japan Open on Friday.

Inspired Kei Nishikori ready for London ATP final
Inspired Kei Nishikori ready for London ATP final

Kei Nishikori will take his growing confidence on court into the concluding weeks of the ATP season, with hopes of becoming the first Asian man to qualify for the eight-man final in November.

Kei Nishikori makes winning start in Malaysia
Kei Nishikori makes winning start in Malaysia

Japan`s Kei Nishikori breezed past American Rajeev Ram 6-2 6-3 in the Malaysian Open on Wednesday on his return to the court after his U.S. Open final defeat earlier this month.

Nishikori says hopes to fill Li void in Asia
Nishikori says hopes to fill Li void in Asia

The retirement of China`s Li Na may have robbed Asian tennis of its brightest star, but U.S. Open finalist Kei Nishikori has put up his hand to fill the breach.

Ex-champ Juan Martin del Potro to miss US Open

Former champion Juan Martin del Potro will miss the US Open as he continues to recover from wrist surgery, the ATP tweeted Friday.

Israel stripped of Davis Cup home tie due to conflict

Israel will not be allowed to stage the Davis Cup World Group tie against Argentina in Tel Aviv in September because of the conflict between Israel and Hamas, tournament chiefs said Thursday.

Big-serving Milos Raonic confident as US Open looms

Milos Raonic matched his career high in the ATP rankings Monday by rising to sixth after his first victory of the year at the Washington Open, boosting his confidence ahead of the US Open.

Tomas Berdych, Milos Raonic win, John Isner falls at Washington

Czech top seed Tomas Berdych and Wimbledon semi-finalist Milos Raonic advanced while US fifth seed John Isner lost Wednesday in second-round matches at the ATP and WTA Washington Open.

Some`licking their chops`at Rafael Nadal absence

Rafael Nadal`s announcement Wednesday that he will miss key US Open warm-up events at Toronto and Cincinnati with a right wrist injury will have some rivals "licking their chops."

No fear for confident Kei Nishikori against stars

Japan`s Kei Nishikori has new confidence against the top stars in tennis, thanks to some success on the court and in his work with coach Michael Chang.

Rafa, Novak back in charge says No. 5 Tomas Berdych

Fifth-ranked Tomas Berdych, hoping to crack the top four in men`s tennis for years, says Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have resumed their stranglehold at the top despite Stanislas Wawrinka`s shock Australian Open title.