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There is no better feeling than winning 5th rubber: Yuki Bhambri
There is no better feeling than winning 5th rubber: Yuki Bhambri

Yuki Bhambri, the hero of India's hard-fought 3-2 win over New Zealand in the Davis Cup, is relishing the fact that his was a decisive win in the fifth rubber which took them to World Group Play-offs.

Ivo Karlovic to face Rajeev Ram in Newport ATP final
Ivo Karlovic to face Rajeev Ram in Newport ATP final

Second-seeded Croatian Ivo Karlovic reached the final of the ATP grass court tournament at Newport for the second straight year on Saturday with a 7-6 (7/3), 6-4 win over Jack Sock.

Roger Federer trumps Andreas Seppi for 8th Halle title
Roger Federer trumps Andreas Seppi for 8th Halle title

Roger Federer won the Halle Open for a record-extending eighth time on Sunday by beating Italy`s Andreas Seppi 7-6(1) 6-4 in a successful dress rehearsal on grass ahead of Wimbledon.

Mahut and Giorgi claim victories in Rosmalen

Two weeks before the start of Wimbledon, Nicolas Mahut and Camila Giorgi won the ATP and WTA grass tournaments respectively in Rosmalen.

The 33-year-old French qualifier Mahut beat second seeded David Goffin from Belgium 7-6(1), 6-1 in the final on Sunday, Xinhua reported. 

Bernard Tomic tames Tommy Haas to reach Stuttgart quarters
Bernard Tomic tames Tommy Haas to reach Stuttgart quarters

Australian Bernard Tomic continued his pre-Wimbledon build-up on grass, overpowering Tommy Haas 7-6 (8/6), 6-2 on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals in Stuttgart.

Sam Groth stuns Feliciano Lopez to reach Stuttgart last eight
Sam Groth stuns Feliciano Lopez to reach Stuttgart last eight

 Australia`s Sam Groth pulled off a second-round shock at the Stuttgart grasstcourt tournament Wednesday by recovering from losing the first set to beat third-seed Feliciano Lopez in reaching the quarter-finals.

Dominic Thiem takes first career title in Nice

Austrian Dominic Thiem snatched his maiden ATP career title when he beat Argentine fourth seed Leonardo Mayer 6-7(8) 7-5 7-6(2) to win the Nice Open on Saturday.

Double clay champion Andy Murray set to decide on Rome participation
Double clay champion Andy Murray set to decide on Rome participation

 Andy Murray was reportedly ready to make a decision on whether to take part in the Italian Open after completing the best week of his career on clay with his first two titles on the surface.

Andy Murray ponders Rome options after Madrid clay breakthrough
Andy Murray ponders Rome options after Madrid clay breakthrough

Andy Murray was due in Rome on Monday to ponder his participation in the Italian Open after winning a breakthrough Masters 1000 title at the weekend in Madrid.

Novak Djokovic back in action as top seed in Rome
Novak Djokovic back in action as top seed in Rome

Novak Djokovic returns to clay-court action after a three-week break hoping to put the final touches on his impeccable game with a fourth title at the Italian Open.

Andy Murray consolidates third place in ATP rankings
Andy Murray consolidates third place in ATP rankings

Andy Murray`s clay-court win in the Munich Open on Monday helped the Scot strengthen his grip on third place in the updated ATP rankings.

Yuki Bhambri upsets Go Soeda to move to semis of Taipei Challenger
Yuki Bhambri upsets Go Soeda to move to semis of Taipei Challenger

Yuki Bhambri shocked third seed Japanese Go Soeda in a tight three-set contest to storm into the semifinals of the USD 75000 ATP Challenger tennis tournament here on Friday.

Robin Haase claims top seed Feliciano Lopez` scalp, Richard ​Gasquet eases through in Estoril
Robin Haase claims top seed Feliciano Lopez` scalp, Richard ​Gasquet eases through in Estoril

Dutch underdog Robin Haase produced a superb comeback to knock out top seed Feliciano Lopez in the second round of the Estoril Open on Wednesday 4-6, 7-6 (7/2), 6-4.

Winning return for Richard Gasquet after back injury
Winning return for Richard Gasquet after back injury

Fifth seed Richard Gasquet made a winning return after nearly six weeks out with a back injury as the Frenchman beat Marinko Matosevic of Australian 7-6 (9/7), 6-1 on Tuesday to open his account at the Estoril Open.

Novak Djokovic holds top spot in tennis singles rankings
Novak Djokovic holds top spot in tennis singles rankings

With 13,845 points, Serbian star Novak Djokovic held on for the 144th week the top spot in the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) singles rankings issued on Monday.

Jack Sock lifts first ATP title at Houston
Jack Sock lifts first ATP title at Houston

Jack Sock captured his first ATP Tour title on Sunday, holding off eighth-seeded Sam Querrey 7-6 (11/9), 7-6 (7/2) in an all-American final in Houston.

Married Andy Murray missing as season shifts to Monte Carlo clay
Married Andy Murray missing as season shifts to Monte Carlo clay

While Andy Murray celebrates his weekend marriage, the rest of the ATP elite are girding for battle on the clay, with Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal leading the field as the Monte Carlo Masters which begins on Sunday.

Feliciano Lopez launches Houston ATP title defense
Feliciano Lopez launches Houston ATP title defense

Spain`s Feliciano Lopez got his ATP title defense in Houston off to a smooth start on Wednesday with a 6-3, 6-3 win over American Sam Groth.

Novak Djokovic overpowers Andy Murray for fifth Miami Masters title
Novak Djokovic overpowers Andy Murray for fifth Miami Masters title

World number one Novak Djokovic roared home in a 7-6 (7/3), 4-6, 6-0 win over Andy Murray on Sunday to claim a fifth Miami Masters title.

Novak Djokovic favours reforms in Davis Cup format
Novak Djokovic favours reforms in Davis Cup format

Novak Djokovic has added his voice to those calling for a reform of the Davis Cup format, with the world number one favouring a more concentrated competition for the worldwide team event.