Stepanek gives Czechs 1-0 lead in Japan

Radek Stepanek gave champions Czech Republic a 1-0 lead in their Davis Cup quarter-final against Japan when he came from a set down to beat Tatsuma Ito 6-7(5) 7-6(5) 6-1 7-5 in Tokyo on Friday.

Canada hit by Raonic injury for Japan Davis Cup tie

Last year`s semi-finalists Canada will be without talisman Milos Raonic for their Davis Cup clash with Japan in Tokyo beginning Friday after he pulled out with an ankle injury.

Australian Open: Andy Murray gets a winning start against Go Soeda

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray meant business at the Hisense Arena on Tuesday at the first round match of the Australian Open.

Murray, the last British hope in a troubled Australian summer

It seems British fans this Australian summer will be a disappointed lot. The travelling British fans, under the pseudonym Barmy Army, will continue to endure further heartbreaks and disappointment as the focus now shifts from cricket to tennis.

Murray dampens expectations of Australian Open success

Four months after back surgery, Wimbledon champion Andy Murray was understandably cautious on Saturday about his chances of reaching a fourth Australian Open final in five years.

Go Soeda ends Prakash`s good run at Chennai Open

Indian qualifier Prakash Amritraj`s good run at the ATP Chennai Open ended today when he lost 6-7 (2) 6-3 4-6 to eighth seed Japanese Go Soeda in the hard-fought second round match, here.

Chennai Open: Raonic to meet Tipsarevic in final

Fourth seeded Canadian Milos Raonic aced his way past World No.10 Nicolas Almagro 6-4, 6-4, to set up a title clash with top seed Janko Tipsarevic who ended the dream run of Japanese qualifier Go Soeda 6-1, 6-4, in the Aircel Chennai Open here on Saturday.

Defending champion Wawrinka crashes out of Chennai Open

Defending Champion Stanislas Wawrinka of Switzerland on Friday crashed out of the Aircel Chennai Open here as he was shocked by qualifier Go Soeda of Japan in the singles quarterfinal.

Nadal defeats Soeda in Tokyo

Top-seeded Rafael Nadal eased past Go Soeda of Japan 6-3, 6-2 on Tuesday to reach the second round of the Japan Open.