Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters
Rafael Nadal withdraws from Paris Masters

Rafa Nadal has withdrawn from the Paris Masters ahead of the tournament`s start on Monday for "personal reasons", the French Tennis Federation announced on Friday.

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal race through in Basel
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal race through in Basel

Top seeds Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal raced through their Swiss Indoors assignments on Wednesday, spending under an hour each on court and dropping just five games between them.

Rafael Nadal crushes Pierre-Hugues Herbert for Basel last-eight place
Rafael Nadal crushes Pierre-Hugues Herbert for Basel last-eight place

Rafael Nadal shrugged off his impending date with appendix surgery by routing outclassed Pierre-Hugues Herbert of France 6-1, 6-1 on Wednesday to reach the Swiss Indoors quarter-finals.

Rafael Nadal breezes through in first round match at Swiss Indoors
Rafael Nadal breezes through in first round match at Swiss Indoors

An ongoing appendix problem didn`t affect Spanish former world number one Rafael Nadal as he breezed through 6-2, 6-2 in his first round match with Italian journeyman Simone Bolelli at the Swiss Indoors on Monday.

Rafael Nadal braced for `dangerous` Basel bow
Rafael Nadal braced for `dangerous` Basel bow

afael Nadal admitted Sunday he`s feeling "scared" over his first appearance in a decade at the Swiss Indoors tournament with the shadow of unavoidable appendix surgery hovering over the great Spaniard.

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal tackle two extremes in Basel
Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal tackle two extremes in Basel

Home hero Roger Federer and ailing Rafael Nadal will be working to completely different agendas when the Swiss Indoors begins on Monday.

Rafael Nadal not certain of playing at London finale
Rafael Nadal not certain of playing at London finale

Rafael Nadal says he could miss the season-ending ATP World Tour Finals next month because of appendicitis.

Ticket sales for Delhi leg of IPTL to begin after Diwali weekend
Ticket sales for Delhi leg of IPTL to begin after Diwali weekend

Tickets for Delhi leg of the much-awaited International Premier Tennis League (IPTL) will be up for sale post Diwali weekend.

Andy Murray keeping emotions in check as race to London tightens
Andy Murray keeping emotions in check as race to London tightens

Andy Murray admitted on Wednesday that he is prepared for all possibilities as the race for the last handful of spots at the World Tour Finals heats up with less than three weeks left in the season.

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.

Boris Becker hopeful of continuing partnership with Novak Djokovic
Boris Becker hopeful of continuing partnership with Novak Djokovic

Boris Becker hopes to continue working as coach to Novak Djokovic with the aim of maintaining the Serb as world number one, the German great told AFP on Wednesday.

World No. 14 Feliciano Lopez confirms Chennai Open participation
World No. 14 Feliciano Lopez confirms Chennai Open participation

World No. 14 Feliciano Lopez has confirmed his participation in the 20th edition of the Aircel Chennai Open, scheduled to be held here from January 5-11 next year.

Feliciano Lopez confirms Chennai Open participation
Feliciano Lopez confirms Chennai Open participation

World No.14 Feliciano Lopez Wednesday confirmed his participation in the 20th edition of the Aircel Chennai Open, scheduled to be played at SDAT tennis stadium from Jan 5-11, 2015.

Roger Federer rises to second spot in ATP world rankings
Roger Federer rises to second spot in ATP world rankings

Roger Federer`s triumph in the Shanghai Masters tournament on Sunday has seen him back up to second in the ATP world rankings, the first time he has been that high since May, 2013.

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.

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.

Rafael Nadal on antibiotics before appendix surgery decision
Rafael Nadal on antibiotics before appendix surgery decision

Rafael Nadal will follow a course of antibiotics for a period of four to five days before he decides whether or not to undergo an appendectomy, the Spanish star`s spokesman said.

MS Dhoni sole Indian on Forbes' most valuable athlete brand list
MS Dhoni sole Indian on Forbes' most valuable athlete brand list

 India cricket captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni is the sole Indian sportsman to figure on Forbes' list of the world's most valuable athlete brands, a list that has been topped by American basketball player LeBron James and includes golfer Tiger Woods and tennis stars Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

Federer, Djokovic win as Nadal knocked out of Shanghai Masters
Federer, Djokovic win as Nadal knocked out of Shanghai Masters

Roger Federer joins Novak Djokovic in the third round of the Shanghai Masters after winning by the skin of his teeth Wednesday, while Rafael Nadal crashed on a day of shocks.