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.

Injured Gael Monfils facing Davis Cup fitness race
Injured Gael Monfils facing Davis Cup fitness race

Flamboyant French star Gael Monfils could miss the Davis Cup final against Switzerland after suffering a knee injury at the Metz ATP tournament on Saturday.

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.

Stan Wawrinka withdraws from ATP Moselle Open, angers organisers
Stan Wawrinka withdraws from ATP Moselle Open, angers organisers

Australian Open champion, Stan Wawrinka has angered the orgnanisers of ATP Moselle Open with his withdrawal from the event citing fatigue as the reason.

Roger Federer opens fire for Swiss against Italy
Roger Federer opens fire for Swiss against Italy

Roger Federer will open Switzerland`s bid to reach the Davis Cup final for the first time in Geneva on Friday against 76th-ranked Italian Simone Bolelli.

Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France
Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France

A noisy crowd, big stage and Roland Garros atmosphere could play an important part in France`s Davis Cup semi-final against record-chasing champions Czech Republic, according to old hands Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Radek Stepanek.

Gwen Stefani brings son Apollo to US Open
Gwen Stefani brings son Apollo to US Open

Singer Gwen Stefani took his youngest son Apollo to the 2014 US Open at USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center.

I lost, it`s cool, says Gael Monfils
I lost, it`s cool, says Gael Monfils

Gael Monfils let slip two match points which would have given him a famous US Open triumph over Roger Federer on Thursday and said: "It`s cool".

Roger Federer stages great escape to reach US Open semi-finals
Roger Federer stages great escape to reach US Open semi-finals

Roger Federer saved two match points to defeat Gael Monfils 4-6, 3-6, 6-4, 7-5, 6-2 and reach his ninth US Open semi-final Thursday, keeping alive his dream of a sixth title.

Mind games keep players on the ball at US Open
Mind games keep players on the ball at US Open

 It is a question that is asked of tennis players in almost every news conference; "What were you thinking when…?”  As in every sport, tennis players constantly strive to be “in the zone”, that state of mind when everything goes perfectly without any conscious thought. 

US Open: Roger Federer is just three wins away from 18th major
US Open: Roger Federer is just three wins away from 18th major

The Swiss Master, Roger Federer is mere three wins shy to add 18th Grand Slam title under his belt in the on-going US Open.

Federer hopes to see off maturing Monfils and reach semis

Roger Federer will have to forget his long-standing admiration for Gael Monfils on Thursday when the two go head-to-head with a berth in the US Open semi-finals on the line.

Roger Federer, Gael Monfils to clash in US Open quarter-final blockbuster
Roger Federer, Gael Monfils to clash in US Open quarter-final blockbuster

Five-time champion Roger Federer set-up a US Open quarter-final blockbuster against eccentric French star Gael Monfils on Tuesday as the hugely-hyped new generation once again flopped.

Monfils stuns Dimitrov to make US Open quarter-finals

 Eccentric Frenchman Gael Monfils reached his second US Open quarter-final on Tuesday, stunning seventh-seeded Grigor Dimitrov 7-5, 7-6 (8/6), 7-5.

Tennis: Free-spirit Monfils, buoyed by Beyonce and the Bronx

He`s the French free spirit with a love of the Bronx, Beyonce and drinking Coke mid-match whose complicated relationship with tennis and himself has got New Yorkers eating out of his hands.

Cincinnati Masters: Tommy Robredo stuns Djokovic, Federer sets up Murray showdown

Tommy Robredo shocked world number one Novak Djokovic Thursday at the Cincinnati Masters, but Roger Federer avoided an upset again Frenchman Gael Monfils.

Rogers Cup: Honeymoon over as Novak Djokovic works for win

Gael Monfils let Novak Djokovic know his honeymoon was over and it was time to get back to work by forcing the world number one to battle for a 6-2 6-7 (4) 7-6 (2) second round win at the Rogers Cup on Wednesday.

Gael Monfils withdraws from Washington event

France`s Gael Monfils has withdrawn from next week`s ATP and WTA tennis tournament in Washington with a nagging right knee injury, organizers said Friday.

Querrey, Sela advance while Monfils withdraws

Israel`s Dudi Sela and American Sam Querrey advanced to the second round of the ATP Atlanta Open with victories Monday while French third seed Gael Monfils withdrew from the event.

Murray in hurry to silence French roar

Briton Andy Murray ended home hopes by beating Gael Monfils 6-4 6-1 4-6 1-6 6-0 in a race to beat the fading light in front of a roaring crowd on Wednesday to reach his first French Open semi-final since 2011.