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Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the Paris Masters ahead of the tournament`s start on Monday for "personal reasons", the French Tennis Federation announced on Friday.

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.

Kei Nishikori reaches Malaysian Open final
Kei Nishikori reaches Malaysian Open final

 Top seed Kei Nishikori fought to beat Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen 6-3, 4-6, 6-2 on Saturday to make it into his first Malaysian Open final.

Malaysian Open: Difficult win for error-prone Ernests Gulbis
Malaysian Open: Difficult win for error-prone Ernests Gulbis

Latvian Ernests Gulbis had to slog for two hours Thursday before defeating Germany`s Philipp Petzschner with a 6-3, 6-7 (3/7), 6-1 win to check into the quarterfinals of the Malaysian Open.

Roger Federer overcomes first-set hiccup to advance in Halle

Roger Federer was not immune to suffering some grasscourt jitters on Thursday as the Swiss began his first match on the lush green surface this year with a 6-7(8) 6-4 6-2 second-round win over Portugal`s Joao Sousa at the Gerry Webber Open.

Nadal`s grasscourt return ends prematurely

The switch from clay to grass did not go according to plan for Rafa Nadal on Thursday and the Spaniard was jettisoned from the Gerry Weber Open with a 6-4 6-1 second-round defeat by maverick German Dustin Brown.

Djokovic ends Gulbis run to reach French Open final

Novak Djokovic reached his 13th Grand Slam final and second at the French Open on Friday, bringing to an end giantkiller Ernests Gulbis`s colourful Paris campaign.

Watch out Wimbledon, Gulbis wants more

After flirting with a major breakthrough during a career that promised more than it has delivered Ernests Gulbis has finally tasted the tennis big time, and now he wants more.

Andy Murray targets Rafael Nadal`s French Open rule

Andy Murray will on Friday attempt to become the first British man in 77 years to reach the French Open final but eight-time champion Rafael Nadal is standing in his way.

French Open: Wildman Gulbis, jokerman Djokovic collide in semis

The two worlds of Latvian wildman Ernests Gulbis and Serb joker Novak Djokovic collide at Roland Garros on Friday with a place in the French Open final at stake.

Berdych beats John Isner to reach French Open quarterfinals

Czech sixth seed Tomas Berdych has defeated US player John Isner to reach the quarterfinals of the French Open on Sunday.

I can still win Wimbledon, insists Federer

Roger Federer believes he can soothe the pain of his worst French Open defeat in 10 years by clinching a record eighth Wimbledon title.

Gulbis sends Federer crashing to 10-year French Open low

Roger Federer crashed to his earliest French Open defeat since 2004 on Sunday when he was bundled out in the last 16 by controversial Latvian Ernests Gulbis.

Djokovic, Federer tested as Gulbis causes women stir

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer passed four-set tests to reach the French Open last-16 Friday where they were joined by outspoken Ernests Gulbis who whipped up a sexism row.

Federer, Djokovic struggle through in Paris

Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic ran into a spot of bother at the French Open, dropping a set each and needing over three hours to reach the fourth round on Friday.

Professional tennis no place for women, says Gulbis

Ernests Gulbis insists he has no regrets over a career which has seen him locked up in jail, label the big four as boring and be damned as a spoilt rich kid.

Gulbis waits for `boring` Federer

Latvian wild child Ernests Gulbis booked a French Open fourth round spot on Friday and a possible date with Roger Federer, the man he blasted as "boring" at Roland Garros last year.

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.

Djokovic, Isner ease into Indian Wells semis

Serbia`s Novak Djokovic and American John Isner cruised into the last four of the BNP Paribas Open at Indian Wells on Friday with straight-sets wins in the quarter-finals.

Berdych ends title drought with Rotterdam victory

Czech Tomas Berdych claimed his first ATP singles title in over a year with a comprehensive 6-4 6-2 victory over Croatia`s Marin Cilic at the ABN Amro World Tennis Tournament in Rotterdam on Sunday.