Former world number three Nikolay Davydenko ends career, aged 33
Former world number three Nikolay Davydenko ends career, aged 33

Former world number three Nikolay Davydenko announced his retirement on Thursday at the age of 33.

Paes-Bopanna ousted from Japan Open
Paes-Bopanna ousted from Japan Open

Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna, who recently recorded a memorable Davis Cup win, crashed out of the Japan Open following a straight set defeat against Ivan Dodig and Marcelo Melo, here today.

Injured Gael Monfils out of Tokyo, Shanghai
Injured Gael Monfils out of Tokyo, Shanghai

French star Gael Monfils, in a race to get fit in time for the Davis Cup, has announced he is pulling out of upcoming ATP events in Tokyo and Shanghai.

Janko Tipsarevic confirms participation in Chennai Open
Janko Tipsarevic confirms participation in Chennai Open

 Former champion Janko Tipsarevic has confirmed his participation for the USD 450,000 Chennai Open to be held here from January 5 to 11. For the seventh year, Tipsarevic will kick-start his season at the Chennai Open. In 2013, Tipsarevic had a dream start to the season when he captured the fourth ATP World Tour title of his career, defeating Bautista Agut (Spain) in three sets.

Toni Nadal puzzled as Spain pick female Davis Cup captain
Toni Nadal puzzled as Spain pick female Davis Cup captain

Toni Nadal has given a lukewarm response to the decision by the Spanish Tennis Federation (RFET) to appoint former women`s Tour player Gala Leon as Spain`s new Davis Cup captain.

Toni Nadal puzzled as Spain pick female Davis Cup captain
Toni Nadal puzzled as Spain pick female Davis Cup captain

Toni Nadal has given a lukewarm response to the decision by the Spanish Tennis Federation (RFET) to appoint former women`s Tour player Gala Leon as Spain`s new Davis Cup captain.

Spanish federation hoping for Carlos Moya u-turn

The Spanish tennis federation said on Sunday that they will offer a contract renewal to Davis Cup captain Carlos Moya, despite the former world number one announcing his intention to step down.

France to face Germany in opening round of 2015 Davis Cup World Group
France to face Germany in opening round of 2015 Davis Cup World Group

Top seeds France were drawn away to Germany on Thursday in the opening round of the 2015 Davis Cup World Group.

Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Leander Paes
Asian Games gives youngsters chance to shine: Leander Paes

Vetern tennis star Leander Paes on Thursday said Indian youngsters have a good opportunity to shine at the Asian Games in Incheon in the absence of top players.

Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief
Davis Cup to remain annual event: ITF chief

The Davis Cup will remain an annual tournament despite persistent complaints from some players that it over-burdens an already-crowded schedule, the head of the sport’s governing body said on Tuesday. 

There was no pressure on me, says Yuki Bhambri
There was no pressure on me, says Yuki Bhambri

India's tennis player Yuki Bhambri on Monday denied there was any pressure on him for retaining his place in the squad after losing two matches in the Davis Cup World Group Playoff against Serbia, which the hosts lost 2-3.

Proud I helped team win: Filip Krajinovic
Proud I helped team win: Filip Krajinovic

 A sleepless night following rain-induced suspension of play and overnight change of schedules seemed to have done little to dampen Filip Krajinovic who won the decisive fifth rubber to help Serbia beat India 3-2 in their Davis Cup World Group playoff here Monday afternoon.

Filip Krajinovic keeps Serbia in Davis Cup World Group
Filip Krajinovic keeps Serbia in Davis Cup World Group

 Former champions Serbia will remain in the World Group of the Davis Cup after Filip Krajinovic secured a 3-2 win over hosts India Monday in a rain-interrupted play-off tie.

Davis Cup: India lose to Serbia 3-2 in World Group play-off
Davis Cup: India lose to Serbia 3-2 in World Group play-off

Filip Krajinovic beat Yuki Bhambri in straight sets 6-3, 6-4, 6-4 of the second reverse singles to help Serbia to qualify for the World Group of the Davis Cup on Moday.

Davis Cup: Brazil beat Spain, return to World Group
Davis Cup: Brazil beat Spain, return to World Group

Brazil`s Thomaz Bellucci beat Spain`s Roberto Bautista Agut in four sets on Sunday to give Brazil a 3-1 Davis Cup victory that relegated the Spaniards from the World Group for the first time since 1996. 

India vs Serbia: Davis Cup rain-hit decider to resume today
India vs Serbia: Davis Cup rain-hit decider to resume today

India's Yuki Bhambhri will resume his rain-hit Davis Cup decider against Serbia's Filip Krajinovic at 12 noon here today.

Davis Cup: Somdev Devvarman records heroic win but India hopes hanging by thread
Davis Cup: Somdev Devvarman records heroic win but India hopes hanging by thread

Somdev Devvarman fought like a true warrior to lock the tie with his stunning victory in the fourth rubber while Yuki Bhambri was locked in an engrossing battle in the decider, halted by rain mid-way, as India's hopes were still hanging by thread in the David Cup World Group play-off tie against Serbia, here Sunday.

Dusan Lajovic blames "fatigue" for Somdev loss
Dusan Lajovic blames "fatigue" for Somdev loss

Serbia's Dusan Lajovic on Sunday said that fatigue was the cause of his loss against Somdev Devvarman in the fourth match of the Davis Cup World Playoff tie here.

Lee-Bopanna doubles match inspired me, says Somdev Devverman
Lee-Bopanna doubles match inspired me, says Somdev Devverman

 Somdev Devvarman on Sunday said the sterling comeback doubles match of Leander Paes and Rohan Bopanna inspired him to go out and win the crucial first reverse singles game for India and keep the nation's hopes alive in the Davis Cup World Group Playoff tie against Serbia here.

No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup
No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup

France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.