Lucie Safarova beats Victoria Azarenka to win Doha title
Lucie Safarova beats Victoria Azarenka to win Doha title

Czech player Lucie Safarova claimed the biggest title of her career when she beat former world number one Victoria Azarenka 6-4 6-3 at the Qatar Open on Saturday.

Victoria Azarenka to face Caroline Wozniacki in Qatar quarters
Victoria Azarenka to face Caroline Wozniacki in Qatar quarters

Victoria Azarenka will face another former world number one Caroline Wozniacki in an intriguing Qatar Open quarter-final after seeing off WTA rising star Elina Svitolina in three sets in Doha on Wednesday.

David Ferrer claims 22nd title with Qatar triumph
David Ferrer claims 22nd title with Qatar triumph

David Ferrer, so often the forgotten man of the world`s top ten, made a heartening start to the new season by winning the Qatar Open title on Saturday, defeating Tomas Berdych, 6-4, 7-5.

Rafael Nadal hopes doubles win boosts Australian Open bid
Rafael Nadal hopes doubles win boosts Australian Open bid

Rafael Nadal feels more confident about the Australian Open after winning the doubles title at the Qatar Open, but he cautioned that defeat in the year's first Grand Slam will not define his season.

David Ferrer out of Rafael Nadal shadow, meets Tomas Berdych in Qatar final
David Ferrer out of Rafael Nadal shadow, meets Tomas Berdych in Qatar final

David Ferrer, who has played much of his career in the shadow of Rafael Nadal, earned himself the chance to atone for his compatriot`s first round loss by reaching the final of the Qatar Open.

Novak Djokovic loses to Ivo Karlovic in Qatar Open
Novak Djokovic loses to Ivo Karlovic in Qatar Open

World number one Novak Djokovic was buried by 21 aces as big-serving Croatian Ivo Karlovic clinched a 6-7 (2/7), 7-6 (8/6), 6-4 victory to reach the Qatar Open semi-finals on Thursday.

Rafael Nadal bullish about Australian Open despite setback
Rafael Nadal bullish about Australian Open despite setback

Rusty World No.3 tennis player Rafael Nadal has denied reports that injuries might force him to sit out this month's Australian Open.

Novak Djokovic eases into Qatar quarter-finals
Novak Djokovic eases into Qatar quarter-finals

World number one Novak Djokovic took a significant step towards winning a tournament in the opening week of the season for the first time in eight years when he brushed aside the challenge of Sergiy Stakhovsky.

Novak Djokovic off to fast start in Doha
Novak Djokovic off to fast start in Doha

World number one Novak Djokovic polished off fellow Serb Dusan Lajovic 6-2 6-1 in the first round of the Qatar Open on Tuesday.

Richard Gasquet starts new year by reviving happy memories
Richard Gasquet starts new year by reviving happy memories

 Richard Gasquet made a convincing start to his bid to regain a place in the world`s top ten with a new year first round victory in the Qatar Open on Monday.

Novak Djokovic tests his fitness in Doha doubles
Novak Djokovic tests his fitness in Doha doubles

Novak Djokovic will start the 2015 ATP World tour season by playing doubles to determine whether he is fit enough to begin the new year with a bid for a 49th career title.

Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer set for another gripping season
Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer set for another gripping season

Rafael Nadal and Novak Djokovic lead the Qatar Open field from Monday while, 12,000km away in Brisbane, Roger Federer starts his 18th year on the tour as tennis heads for another gripping season.

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.

Radwanska reaches Indian Wells final

Second-seeded Agnieszka Radwanska turned the tables on Simona Halep on Friday, beating the sixth-seeded Romanian 6-3, 6-4 to reach the women`s final at Indian Wells.

Top seed Li into Indian Wells third round

Australian Open champion Li Na overcame familiar foe Zheng Jie 6-1, 7-5 on Saturday to reach the third round of the Indian Wells hardcourt tennis tournament.

Halep confirms class with crushing win over Kerber

Simona Halep, the young Romanian whose dazzling form signalled her as the tour`s rising star, confirmed that impression on Sunday as she collected the biggest prize of her career with an impressive 6-2, 6-3 victory over German Angelique Kerber in the Qatar Open.

Serena aims to dispel anxieties in Dubai

Serena Williams` bid to extend her phenomenal career into her 33rd year will take a tentative but crucial step forward when she unexpectedly lines up at the head of the field for the Dubai Open which starts on Monday.

Halep serves another shock to reach Doha final

Simona Halep, voted newcomer of the year on the WTA Tour, served up a second shock in two days on Saturday, beating Agnieszka Radwanska to reach the final of the Qatar Open.

Halep heads Doha storm as seeds are blown away

Simona Halep again proved herself the most exciting new young star on the WTA circuit as she rode the storm which has blown away so many of the seeds at the Qatar Open.

Shock defeat in Doha for Li Na

Top seed Li Na`s eagerly-awaited return to action after her stunning Australian Open triumph last month ended in a bewildering loss to a qualifier in the third round of the Qatar Open on Thursday.