Rafael Nadal returns in style, Novak Djokovic wins in China
Rafael Nadal returns in style, Novak Djokovic wins in China

Rafael Nadal made an emphatic return to singles competition Tuesday after being sidelined for three months, sweeping aside Richard Gasquet of France in the $5.4 million China Open.

Andy Murray makes ATP Shenzhen Open semis, Richard Gasquet crashes
Andy Murray makes ATP Shenzhen Open semis, Richard Gasquet crashes

Andy Murray reached the last four of the ATP Shenzhen Open Friday, as he chases points to make November`s World Tour Finals in London.

No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup
No Grand Slam winners but France have impressive depth at Davis Cup

France have a real chance of beating Switzerland in the Davis Cup final, even if Roger Federer and Stanislas Wawrinka will stand in their way.

France v Switzerland in Davis Cup final
France v Switzerland in Davis Cup final

France will host Switzerland in the Davis Cup final in November after Roger Federer gave the Swiss the winning point against Italy in Geneva on Sunday.

France get 2-0 lead over Czechs in Davis Cup
France get 2-0 lead over Czechs in Davis Cup

France captain Arnaud Clement's choice paid off as Richard Gasquet justified his faith by trouncing top Czech netman Tomas Berdych in straight sets, before Jo-Wilfried Tsonga's second match victory gave the hosts a 2-0 lead in Davis Cup semifinals here.

Richard Gasquet puts France 1-0 up over Czechs
Richard Gasquet puts France 1-0 up over Czechs

Richard Gasquet gave France a 1-0 lead over the Czech Republic in the Davis Cup semi-finals in Paris on Friday, winning the opening rubber against Tomas Berdych 6-3, 6-2, 6-3.

Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France
Davis Cup: Czechs chase third straight final away to France

A noisy crowd, big stage and Roland Garros atmosphere could play an important part in France`s Davis Cup semi-final against record-chasing champions Czech Republic, according to old hands Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Radek Stepanek.

Andy Murray looks to continue success against French
Andy Murray looks to continue success against French

 No one loves beating up on French players quite like Andy Murray. Until losing to Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in Toronto last month, Murray had won 18 straight matches against French players.

Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil to meet in all-Canadian final

Milos Raonic and Vasek Pospisil will meet in an all-Canadian final at the Citi Open in Washington on Sunday.

Nick Kyrgios receives praise from all corners after ousting Nadal from Wimbledon

It was a big day in tennis history as Australian teen sensation Nick Kyrgios stunned Rafael Nadal in the fourth round of Wimbledon 2014, with a 7-6, 5-7, 7-6, 6-3 win.

Wimbledon 2014: Rafael Nadal knocked out by Nick Kyrgios in fourth round

Australia`s world number 144 Nick Kyrgios caused one of the greatest Wimbledon sensations on Tuesday when he sent world number one and 14-time Grand Slam title winner Rafael Nadal crashing to a shock defeat.

Rod Laver says ease off on the Kyrgios hype

Australia have waited in vain for a men`s talent to take the mantle from ageing warrior Lleyton Hewitt, but Rod Laver has cautioned the country not to put too much pressure on bright hope Nick Kyrgios.

Lopez and Keys prove their class on grass

Feliciano Lopez proved that there is more than one left-handed Spaniard capable of doing damage at Wimbledon when he beat Richard Gasquet to win the Aegon International grasscourt title at Eastbourne on Saturday.

Top seed Gasquet shows grasscourt pedigree at Eastbourne

Top seed Richard Gasquet confirmed his grasscourt pedigree, easing into the semi-finals of the Wimbledon warm-up tournament at Eastbourne with a 6-3 6-4 victory over Slovak Martin Klizan on Thursday.

French Open: Murray beats Kohlschreiber after two-day marathon

Wimbledon champion Andy Murray won a five-set marathon spread over two days against Philipp Kohlschreiber of Germany to reach the last 16 of the French Open on Sunday.

Berdych downs Isner for quarterfinal spot

Czech sixth seed Tomas Berdych made the French Open quarterfinals for the second time on Sunday with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-4 win over America`s 10th seed John Isner.

Rafael Nadal plays unseeded Mayer as defence gathers pace

Top seed and defending champion Rafael Nadal’s trouble-free passage through the early rounds at the French Open is expected to continue against unseeded Argentine Leonardo Mayer in the third round on Saturday. 

Nadal retains top spot in new ATP rankings

World No.1 Rafael Nadal has retained his spot on top of the recent men`s tennis rankings issued by the ATP.

Gasquet back in top ten as Nadal stays No 1

Frenchman Richard Gasquet broke back into the top ten of the ATP rankings released on Monday while there were no other changes in the top 20 after Davis Cup competition dominated the weekend.

Injured Gasquet out of Davis Cup quarter-finals

Richard Gasquet has pulled out of France`s Davis Cup quarter-final tie against Germany this week with a lower back injury, the French federation said on Monday.