Brisbane International: Off-colour Roger Federer falters in final hurdle, revenge for big serving Milos Raonic

Brisbane International: Off-colour Roger Federer falters in final hurdle, revenge for big serving Milos Raonic

After Novak Djokovic's impressive start to the 2016 tennis season with Qatar Open title yesterday, many expected Roger Federer to follow the suit in Brisbane and get to a perfect start to the new year. But unluckily for the Swiss maestro, Milos Raonic proved too hot to handle, losing 6-4 6-4 on Sunday.

Leander Paes is my favourite mixed doubles partner: Martina Navratilova

Leander Paes is my favourite mixed doubles partner: Martina Navratilova

Paes and Navratilova won two Grand Slam mixed doubles titles while finishing runners-up twice.

ATP World Tour Finals: Federer humbles Djokovic to enter semis, Nishikori stays alive

ATP World Tour Finals: Federer humbles Djokovic to enter semis, Nishikori stays alive

Roger Federer beat Novak Djokovic in straight sets to enter the semi-final of 2015 ATP World Tour Finals.

Novak Djokovic tames Andy Murray in Paris final, claims record 6th Masters title this season

Novak Djokovic tames Andy Murray in Paris final, claims record 6th Masters title this season

Novak Djokovic continued his splendid 2015 form by winning a record sixth Masters title in Paris after beating Andy Murray 6-2, 6-4 in an one-sided final on Sunday.

Imperious Novak Djokovic beats Jo-Wilfred Tsonga to complete Shanghai treble; secures 25th Masters 1000 Title

Imperious Novak Djokovic beats Jo-Wilfred Tsonga to complete Shanghai treble; secures 25th Masters 1000 Title

Novak Djokovic on Sunday became the first ever player to win five Masters 1000 titles in two different years. In a one sided Shanghai Masters final, he defeated Jo-Wilfred Tsonga in straight sets 6-2, 6-4 in one hour 19 minutes.

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beats Rafael Nadal to enter first ever Shanghai Masters final

Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beats Rafael Nadal to enter first ever Shanghai Masters final

In a battle of two resurgent players, Jo-Wilfred Tsonga beat Rafael Nadal in three sets on Sunday to book his first ever Shanghai Masters final.

Serena Williams, Sania Mirza top WTA rankings

Serena Williams, Sania Mirza top WTA rankings

21-time Grand Slam winner Serena Williams continue to rule the roost in women's tennis. The 33-year-old retained her top spot in the WTA singles' ranking released on Monday. In the doubles' Indo-Swiss pair of Sania Mirza and Martina Hingis tops the billing.

Wozniacki back problems send Bencic to Eastbourne final against Radwanska

Wozniacki back problems send Bencic to Eastbourne final against Radwanska

Double junior Grand Slam winner Belinda Bencic will be aiming for the first WTA title of her career after injured opponent Caroline Wozniack quit their semi-final after 13 minutes at the Eastbourne International on Friday.

Roger Federer stays on track for eighth Halle title

Roger Federer stays on track for eighth Halle title

Roger Federer kept his chances of an eighth title at Halle on track when he overpowered Latvian Ernests Gulbis 6-3, 7-5 on Wednesday to breeze into the quarter-finals.

Roger Federer battles past Daniel Gimeno-Traver to Istanbul semis

Roger Federer battles past Daniel Gimeno-Traver to Istanbul semis

Swiss world number two Roger Federer on Friday survived a serious challenge from Daniel Gimeno-Traver of Spain to edge into the semi-finals of the Istanbul Open after a three set battle lasting almost two-and-a-half hours.

Davis Cup: Novak Djokovic gives Serbia 1-0 lead against Croatia

Davis Cup: Novak Djokovic gives Serbia 1-0 lead against Croatia

World number one Novak Djokovic got hosts Serbia off to a winning start in their Davis Cup World Group first round tie against Croatia on Friday.

Roger Federer sorry for India `bleed blue` upset

Roger Federer sorry for India `bleed blue` upset

Roger Federer has apologised for getting caught up in the bitter rivalry between Indian and Pakistani cricket fans after he was pictured admiring the blue shirt of World Cup champions India in a marketing photo-shoot.

Unfazed Andy Murray re-tweets his leaked motivational secrets

Unfazed Andy Murray re-tweets his leaked motivational secrets

An unfazed Andy Murray has re-tweeted a post revealing secrets to his on-court success. On Wednesday, a journalist shared images of the Scot's hand-written notes on micro-blogging site, Twitter.

Fit enough to win 18th Grand Slam: Roger Federer

Fit enough to win 18th Grand Slam: Roger Federer

Seventeen-time Grand Slam winner Roger Federer shot down concerns about his suspect fitness, saying he is charged up to win an elusive 18th Major at this month's Australian Open.

Rafael Nadal shrugs off Andy Murray loss in Abu Dhabi

Rafael Nadal shrugs off Andy Murray loss in Abu Dhabi

Rafael Nadal shrugged off his 6-2, 6-0 defeat to Andy Murray at the Mubadala World Tennis Championships on Friday, insisting he`ll be fighting fit when his 2015 season starts in Qatar next week.

Rafael Nadal to receive stem cell treatment for back pain

Rafael Nadal to receive stem cell treatment for back pain

Rafael Nadal's doctor says the 14-time Grand Slam winner will receive stem cell treatment on his ailing back.

Roger Federer edges Gilles Simon to win Shanghai Masters

Roger Federer edges Gilles Simon to win Shanghai Masters

Roger Federer edged a resilient Gilles Simon of France 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (7/2) to win the Shanghai Masters and claim the 81st title of his career on Sunday.

Roger Federer outguns Novak Djokovic to enter Shanghai Masters final

Roger Federer outguns Novak Djokovic to enter Shanghai Masters final

A feisty Roger Federer overcame Novak Djokovic in a gripping Shanghai Masters semi-final Saturday, ending the Serb's incredible winning streak in China and his hopes of clinching a third successive title.

Gilles Simon overpowers Feliciano Lopez to make Shanghai Masters final

Gilles Simon overpowers Feliciano Lopez to make Shanghai Masters final

Gilles Simon of France powered past Feliciano Lopez in Shanghai on Saturday to reach his first Masters final in six years and seal his return to the world top 20.

Novak Djokovic thrashes Tomas Berdych to win fifth China Open title

Novak Djokovic thrashes Tomas Berdych to win fifth China Open title

World number one Novak Djokovic claimed his fifth China Open title by thrashing Tomas Berdych in a one-sided contest on Sunday. The Serbian took just 66 minutes to seal a comfortable 6-0, 6-2 win against the big Czech in Beijing.