Nadal ready for clay after recovering from knee injury

Spaniard Rafa Nadal confirmed on Monday he was fit to pursue an eighth consecutive victory at the season`s opening clay court tournament in Monte Carlo after recovering from a recurrent knee injury.

`I`m just as good as last year` warns Djokovic

Novak Djokovic may not be able to match last year`s sensational 41-match winning streak but the world number one believes he is in just as good form heading into the claycourt season.

Leander Paes clinches 50th doubles title in ATP Miami tourney

Indian tennis veteran Leander Paes became only the 24th player in the ATP World Tour history to win 50 doubles titles after he and his Czech partner Radek Stepanek clinched the Sony Ericsson Open, their second team trophy of the season.

Variety is the spice for Radwanska

Agnieszka Radwanska said her ability to `mix it up` was the key to her rise to the top four in women`s tennis, a position she strengthened with her victory over Maria Sharapova in the final of the Sony Ericsson Open on Saturday.

Sharapova loses in Key Biscayne final to Radwanska

The two finalists met at the net to shake hands, Maria Sharapova standing a head taller, even with her shoulders slumped in disappointment.

Nadal withdraws at Key Biscayne with knee injury

Rafael Nadal`s knee trouble has sidelined him again, and he hopes for a quick recovery to avoid missing any of the upcoming clay-court season.

Djokovic beats Monaco to set up Murray final

World number one Novak Djokovic beat Argentine Juan Monaco 6-0 7-6 on Friday to reach the final of the Sony Ericsson Open, where he will meet Andy Murray.

Djokovic advances to Miami semifinals

World number one Novak Djokovic moved into the semi-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open after holding off a brave second set effort from Spain`s David Ferrer to win 6-2 7-6 on Thursday.

Nadal fends off Tsonga, ailing Murray advances

World number two Rafa Nadal was pushed all the way by France`s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga before finally emerging with a 6-2, 5-7, 6-4 victory to earn a place in the semi-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open on Wednesday.

Murray fights back to beat Tipsarevic

Britain`s Andy Murray fought back for a 4-6 6-3 6-4 win over Serbian Janko Tipsarevic to reach the Sony Ericsson Open semi-finals on Wednesday.

Fatigued Venus loses in Key Biscayne quarters

Venus Williams`s comeback from an energy-sapping illness ended with a 6-4, 6-1 defeat to Poland`s Agnieszka Radwanska in the quarter-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open on Wednesday.

Top-ranked Azarenka loses for 1st time this year

Top-ranked Victoria Azarenka lost for the first time this year when she was beaten by Marion Bartoli 6-3, 6-3 in Wednesday night`s quarterfinals at the Sony Ericsson Open.

Bhupathi-Bopanna in Miami semifinals

Indian pair of Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna came from a set down to win 2-6, 6-3, 10-8 against Michael Llodra of France and Serbia`s Nenad Zimonjic.

Wozniacki sinks Serena for first time

Caroline Wozniacki enjoyed her first victory over Serena Williams, winning 6-4, 6-4 at the Sony Ericsson Open on Tuesday.

Sharapova crushes Li to reach Key Biscayne semis

Second seed Maria Sharapova stormed into the semi-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open after ending her jinx against China`s Li Na with a convincing 6-3, 6-0 win on Tuesday.

Andy Roddick loses to Juan Monaco at Key Biscayne

The buzz Andy Roddick got from beating Roger Federer turned into a hangover on Tuesday, when Juan Monaco became a real headache.

Djokovic and Nadal punch quarter-final tickets

World number one Novak Djokovic and second ranked Rafa Nadal moved into the quarter-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open with straight set victories on Tuesday.

Bhupathi-Bopanna, Paes-Stepanek advance to Miami quarters

India`s Mahesh Bhupathi and Rohan Bopanna moved into the quarterfinals of the Sony Ericsson Open, Miami 2012 defeating Spaniards Marcel Granollers and Rafael Nadal while Leander Paes and Radek Stepanek ended British pair Colin Fleming and Ross Hutchins` run in the tournament.

Serena and Sharapova move into Key Biscayne quarters

Serena Williams produced 20 aces and blasted her way into the quarter-finals of the Sony Ericsson Open with a 7-5, 6-3 win over Australian Samantha Stosur on Monday.

Federer run ends with defeat to Roddick

Roger Federer suffered a surprise defeat to American Andy Roddick 6-4, 6-3 in the Sony Ericsson Open on Monday.