Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori pull out of Valencia Open
Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori pull out of Valencia Open

 US Open finalists Marin Cilic and Kei Nishikori have pulled out of the Valencia Open next week due to personal reasons, with the Croatian now guaranteed a berth at the World Tour Finals in London.

Marin Cilic through to Kremlin Cup quarter-finals
Marin Cilic through to Kremlin Cup quarter-finals

US Open champion Marin Cilic was made to work hard before he earned a 6-3 3-6 6-3 win over 128th-ranked Russian journeyman Evgeny Donskoy to reach the quarter-finals of the Kremlin Cup on Wednesday.

Roger Federer in prime position to become year-end World No. 1
Roger Federer in prime position to become year-end World No. 1

With the year-end closing on fast, two of tennis' greatest players are on a collision course with only 1000 points separating them in the ATP ranking. After winning the elusive Shanghai crown last week, Roger Federer has posed a direct challenge to the top-ranked Novak Djokovic.

Stan Wawrinka qualifies for World Tour Finals
Stan Wawrinka qualifies for World Tour Finals

Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka has qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals according to organisers Barclays.

Novak Djokovic maintains top spot in world rankings post China Open win
Novak Djokovic maintains top spot in world rankings post China Open win

Serbian tennis ace Novak Djokovic has maintained a comfortable top spot in the ATP world rankings after he successfully defended his China Open title in Beijing on Sunday.

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.

Kei Nishikori defends Japan Open, wins back-to-back ATP titles
Kei Nishikori defends Japan Open, wins back-to-back ATP titles

Kei Nishikori captured his second Japan Open Tennis Championships title on Sunday. The Japanese tennis star defeated Milos Raonic 7-6(5), 4-6, 6-4 under a closed roof at the Ariake Colosseum, Tokyo. In the 2012 final too, Nishikori got the better of the big Canadian. The match lasted two hours and 13 minutes.

Raonic, Nishikori to clash again for Tokyo title
Raonic, Nishikori to clash again for Tokyo title

Third seed Milos Raonic and US Open finalist Kei Nishikori will meet in a Japan Open final for the second time in three years on Sunday.

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals
Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori enters Japan Open semi-finals

Crowd favourite Kei Nishikori and two-time finalist Milos Raonic both hammered out straight-sets wins on Friday to reach the semi-finals of the Japan Open.

Sania Mirza should have continued with singles for more time: Vijay Amritraj
Sania Mirza should have continued with singles for more time: Vijay Amritraj

Former Indian tennis star Vijay Amritraj says Sania Mirza should not have quit playing singles so early in her career. Sania switched to doubles in 2013 after undergoing three surgeries due to various injuries she suffered.

Kei Nishikori fires to victory in opening Tokyo match
Kei Nishikori fires to victory in opening Tokyo match

Kei Nishikori thrilled his home fans as the US Open finalist posted a 6-3, 6-4 opening victory over Ivan Dodig on Wednesday to reach the second round of the Japan Open.

Maria Sharapova, Grigor Dimitrov line-up for Brisbane
Maria Sharapova, Grigor Dimitrov line-up for Brisbane

French Open champion Maria Sharapova is set to take part in the Brisbane International as a tune-up for January`s Australian Open, along with Grigor Dimitrov, Lleyton Hewitt and Sam Stosur.

Inspired Kei Nishikori ready for London ATP final
Inspired Kei Nishikori ready for London ATP final

Kei Nishikori will take his growing confidence on court into the concluding weeks of the ATP season, with hopes of becoming the first Asian man to qualify for the eight-man final in November.

US Open champion Marin Cilic not `raising expectations`
US Open champion Marin Cilic not `raising expectations`

Marin Cilic said Monday it would be "dangerous" to raise his expectations too high as he began his first tournament since his confidence-boosting maiden Grand Slam victory earlier this month.

Kei Nishikori triumphs in Malaysian Open
Kei Nishikori triumphs in Malaysian Open

Japan`s rising tennis star Kei Nishikori clinched his first Malaysian Open title on Sunday after taming France`s Julien Benneteau in two tightly fought sets.

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.

Kei Nishikori cruises into Malaysian Open semis
Kei Nishikori cruises into Malaysian Open semis

 Kei Nishikori eased into the semifinals of the Malaysian Open by sinking Australia`s Marinko Matosevic 6-3, 6-0 on Friday without moving past first gear.

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.

Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori join Roger Federer at Brisbane
Marin Cilic, Kei Nishikori join Roger Federer at Brisbane

US Open champion Marin Cilic and runner-up Kei Nishikori will use the Brisbane International as their lead-up to next year`s Australian Open, tournament organisers said on Thursday.

Kei Nishikori makes winning start in Malaysia
Kei Nishikori makes winning start in Malaysia

Japan`s Kei Nishikori breezed past American Rajeev Ram 6-2 6-3 in the Malaysian Open on Wednesday on his return to the court after his U.S. Open final defeat earlier this month.