Lleyton Hewitt to skip French Open
Lleyton Hewitt to skip French Open

 Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt has decided to skip this year's French Open in what is likely to be his last year on the ATP Tour.

Japan`s Go Soeda outlasts Lleyton Hewitt to advance in Houston
Japan`s Go Soeda outlasts Lleyton Hewitt to advance in Houston

Japan`s Go Soeda survived a scare from former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt and American Sam Querrey barely broke a sweat in advancing at the US Clay Court Championships on Monday.

Czech young guns keep Davis Cup hopes alive against Australia
Czech young guns keep Davis Cup hopes alive against Australia

Czech young guns Jiri Vesely and Adam Pavlasek kept the hosts` Davis Cup hopes alive by beating Australian doubles pair Samuel Groth and Lleyton Hewitt in Saturday`s first-round tie.

Rosol, Kokkinakis to open Czechs-Australia Davis Cup tie
Rosol, Kokkinakis to open Czechs-Australia Davis Cup tie

Lukas Rosol and Thanasi Kokkinakis will open the Davis Cup first-round tie between the Czech Republic and Australia in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava on Friday.

Lleyton Hewitt, Nick Kyrgios to lead Aussies against Czechs
Lleyton Hewitt, Nick Kyrgios to lead Aussies against Czechs

Australia on Tuesday named Lleyton Hewitt and Nick Kyrgios in a full-strength team for next month`s Davis Cup World Group showdown with the Czech Republic.

Lleyton Hewitt to play on, groomed as Davis Cup captain
Lleyton Hewitt to play on, groomed as Davis Cup captain

Lleyton Hewitt said on Thursday he intends to play on until next year's Australian Open as he was positioned as the future Davis Cup captain after Pat Rafter announced he was stepping down.

Australian Open: Tomic, Kyrgios through to last 16
Australian Open: Tomic, Kyrgios through to last 16

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic kept dreams alive of a first home win in the Australian Open for 39 years with third-round victories on Friday.

Nick Kyrgios flying Australian flag at home grand slam
Nick Kyrgios flying Australian flag at home grand slam

A first-week choke by leading woman Sam Stosur and a grudging loss by ageing men`s warrior Lleyton Hewitt has generally been the blueprint for the home players at the Australian Open, but teenage talent Nick Kyrgios may be poised to buck the trend of local underachievement.

Here is why Roger Federer hates playing tennis with his wife!
Here is why Roger Federer hates playing tennis with his wife!

17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer, who is undoubtedly a gentleman on and off the court, has admitted that life can get a bit too competitive when he starts playing tennis with his wife Mirka.

Roger Federer beats Lleyton Hewitt in short-form exhibition
Roger Federer beats Lleyton Hewitt in short-form exhibition

Roger Federer fought his way to a tough win over old rival Lleyton Hewitt in the Fast4 tennis exhibition in Sydney on Monday.

Don't care about rankings anymore: Lleyton Hewitt
Don't care about rankings anymore: Lleyton Hewitt

Former World No.1 tennis star Lleyton Hewitt said Friday he wasn't concerned about rankings despite staring at the prospect of a huge drop in the pecking order if he fails to defend his Brisbane International title next week.

IPTL: Manila sign off with 30-15 win over Singapore
IPTL: Manila sign off with 30-15 win over Singapore

Manila Maverics wrapped up their IPL campaign in style, winning all five matches in their 30-15 victory over Singapore Slammers, here on Saturday.

IPTL: UAE Royals run through Singapore Slammers in India leg opener
IPTL: UAE Royals run through Singapore Slammers in India leg opener

The UAE Royals thumped Singapore Slammers 29-16 in a one-sided affair, marking the India debut of the much talked about International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) here on Saturday.

IPTL razzmatazz tempered by Phillip Hughes funeral
IPTL razzmatazz tempered by Phillip Hughes funeral

An emotional Lleyton Hewitt dedicated his International Premier Tennis League win to fellow Australian Phillip Hughes on Wednesday as the tragic cricketer`s funeral injected a sombre note into the glitzy event.

Tomas Berdych inspires Singapore to first IPTL win
Tomas Berdych inspires Singapore to first IPTL win

The Singapore Slammers took their first International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) victory at the fifth time of asking when Tomas Berdych led the home side to a thrilling 24-23 victory over the previously unbeaten Indian Aces on Wednesday.

Showman Gael Monfils confident for 2015 after beating Roger Federer
Showman Gael Monfils confident for 2015 after beating Roger Federer

 Gael Monfils said Sunday he was confident of playing strongly in the tour next year after beating Roger Federer at the Davis Cup and winning three times at a fast-paced tennis tournament in the Philippines.

Roger Federer throws weight behind Aussie 'fast' tennis
Roger Federer throws weight behind Aussie 'fast' tennis

Roger Federer will help launch an Australian-developed fast format of tennis when he plays an exhibition match against Lleyton Hewitt in Sydney in January, Tennis Australia said on Tuesday.

Pat Rafter gets top job at Tennis Australia
Pat Rafter gets top job at Tennis Australia

Two-time Grand Slam champion and former world No 1 Pat Rafter on Wednesday appointed as Tennis Australia's new director of performance.

David Ferrer records 600 wins, faces Andy Murray in Valencia
David Ferrer records 600 wins, faces Andy Murray in Valencia

David Ferrer became only the fourth active player to record 600 career wins when he cruised past Thomaz Bellucci 6-1, 6-2 to reach the Valencia semi-finals on Friday.

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.