Top players missing as Czechs take on Aussies in Davis Cup
Top players missing as Czechs take on Aussies in Davis Cup

The Czech Republic and Australia will both be without their top players when they clash in a Davis Cup World Group first-round tie in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava this weekend.

Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic spark Japan-Canada Davis Cup tie
Kei Nishikori, Milos Raonic spark Japan-Canada Davis Cup tie

Kei Nishikori, who jumped to a career-high fourth in this week`s world rankings, will lead visiting Japan into a first-round Davis Cup tie Friday against sixth-ranked Milos Raonic`s Canadian squad.

Juan Martin del Potro receives Indian Wells wildcard
Juan Martin del Potro receives Indian Wells wildcard

Former US Open champion Juan Martin del Potro has received a wild card into Indian Wells, the first ATP Masters tournament of 2015, organizers said Wednesday.

Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova advances in Malaysia
Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova advances in Malaysia

Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova cruised through to the quarter-final stage after knocking out Kazakhstan`s Yulia Putintseva on Wednesday at the WTA Malaysian Open.

'Recovering' Juan Martin Del Potro confident of full comeback 'very soon'
'Recovering' Juan Martin Del Potro confident of full comeback 'very soon'

Argentina tennis ace Juan Martin Del Potro is confident of a full comeback very soon, following his brief Sydney return in January.

Caroline Wozniacki survives first round in Malaysia
Caroline Wozniacki survives first round in Malaysia

Top-seeded Caroline Wozniacki atoned for a first-round exit last year by cruising past China`s Wang Yafan on Tuesday at the WTA Malaysian Open.

Police probe alleged Serbia vs Croatia Davis Cup ticket fraud
Police probe alleged Serbia vs Croatia Davis Cup ticket fraud

Police opened a probe after world number one Novak Djokovic`s statements on a possible fraud with tickets for this week`s Davis Cup World Group first round match between Serbia and Croatia, a minister said Tuesday.

Chance for junior Indian tennis players to get Grand Slam ticket
Chance for junior Indian tennis players to get Grand Slam ticket

The junior Indian tennis players will have a chance to earn wild card entry into the French Open junior championships as AITA in collaboration with the French Tennis Federation (FFT) has launched a new initiative, called Rendez-Vous.

Tweet fuels talk of Marion Bartoli return
Tweet fuels talk of Marion Bartoli return

Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli sparked speculation on Tuesday of a return from retirement less than two years after bowing out of professional tennis.

Del Potro sees comeback by late March
Del Potro sees comeback by late March

Former world number four Juan Martin Del Potro, having drawn confidence from his brief Sydney return in January, said on Monday he was confident of a full comeback “very soon”.

Marin Cilic to miss Croatia-Serbia Davis Cup match
Marin Cilic to miss Croatia-Serbia Davis Cup match

US Open champion Marin Cilic, who has yet to play this season due to injury, is set to miss this week`s Davis Cup World Group first round match between Croatia and Serbia, coach Zeljko Krajan said Tuesday.

Jovanovski out, Nara advances in Malaysia
Jovanovski out, Nara advances in Malaysia

Little-known Elizaveta Kulichkova knocked seventh-seed Bojana Jovanovski out in the first round of the WTA Malaysian Open on Monday.

Rafael Nadal back in ATP top three
Rafael Nadal back in ATP top three

Former world number one Rafael Nadal climbed back into third place in the latest ATP Rankings thanks to his Argentine Open win, while Novak Djokovic remains on top of the pile.

Lucie Safarova closes in on WTA top ten
Lucie Safarova closes in on WTA top ten

The Czech Republic`s Lucie Safarova is banging at the door of an otherwise unchanged top ten in Monday`s WTA rankings thanks to her win in the Doha Open.

Sania Mirza breaks partnership with Hsieh Su-wei, to pair with Martina Hingis
Sania Mirza breaks partnership with Hsieh Su-wei, to pair with Martina Hingis

 India's top tennis player Sania Mirza has decided to partner former world number one Martina Hingis on the WTA circuit, splitting with Hsieh Su-wei after partnering the Chinese Taipei player in only four tournaments this season.

Japan`s Kei Nishikori soars to world number four
Japan`s Kei Nishikori soars to world number four

Record-breaking Japan superstar Kei Nishikori rose to fourth in Monday`s new world rankings, equalling Kimiko Date-Krumm as his country`s highest-ranked tennis player.

Skiing U-turn made me a champion, says Novak Djokovic
Skiing U-turn made me a champion, says Novak Djokovic

The dedication to sporting excellence which moulded Novak Djokovic into the world’s top tennis player was preceded by a passion for skiing which remains one of his greatest joys, the 27-year old Serb told Reuters on Sunday.

Rafael Nadal wins first title of 2015 at Argentina Open
Rafael Nadal wins first title of 2015 at Argentina Open

Spanish top seed Rafael Nadal defeated local player Juan Monaco to win the Argentina Open, lifting his first title in 2015.

David Ferrer downs Kei Nishikori for fourth Mexico title
David Ferrer downs Kei Nishikori for fourth Mexico title

David Ferrer won a record-equalling fourth Mexican Open title with a 6-3 7-5 victory over Kei Nishikori in the Acapulco hardcourt final.    

Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal aims for slice of clay-court history
Argentina Open: Rafael Nadal aims for slice of clay-court history

Reigning French Open champ Rafael Nadal defeated Carlos Berlocq in straight sets to reach the final of the Argentina Open where he will try to secure a slice of clay-court history.