Williams demolishes Halep, captures WTA Finals title third time in row
Williams demolishes Halep, captures WTA Finals title third time in row

Serena Williams sealed her fifth WTA Finals title and took sweet revenge for her crushing loss to Simona Halep when she hammered the Romanian 6-3, 6-0 in Singapore on Sunday.

Malaysian badminton officials "shocked" over doping claims
Malaysian badminton officials "shocked" over doping claims

Malaysian badminton officials expressed "shock" on Sunday in their first response to doping allegations following reports that world number one Lee Chong Wei failed a test.

Roger Federer hazy on return to world number one
Roger Federer hazy on return to world number one

Roger Federer insisted he wouldn`t go out of his way to capture the coveted year-end world number one ranking, despite sealing back-to-back Masters wins in Shanghai on Sunday.

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.

Age is not wearying Roger Federer, says Novak Djokovic
Age is not wearying Roger Federer, says Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic said age was not slowing down Roger Federer after his straight-sets humbling by the 33-year-old Swiss at the Shanghai Masters on Saturday.

Novak Djokovic thrashes Tomas Berdych to win fifth China Open title
Novak Djokovic thrashes Tomas Berdych to win fifth China Open title

World number one Novak Djokovic claimed his fifth China Open title by thrashing Tomas Berdych in a one-sided contest on Sunday. The Serbian took just 66 minutes to seal a comfortable 6-0, 6-2 win against the big Czech in Beijing.

Serena Williams, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga headline Hopman Cup
Serena Williams, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga headline Hopman Cup

World number one Serena Williams will play in January`s mixed teams Hopman Cup in Australia, joining defending champion Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, tournament organisers said Wednesday.

Ryder Cup: Rory McIlroy stuns Rickie Fowler
Ryder Cup: Rory McIlroy stuns Rickie Fowler

Rory McIlroy put on a magnificent display to crush Rickie Fowler 5 and 4 in the standout attraction of the closing 12 singles matches at the Ryder Cup on Sunday.

Asian Games: Lin Dan shatters Lee Chong Wei's golden dreams
Asian Games: Lin Dan shatters Lee Chong Wei's golden dreams

China's Olympic champion Lin Dan shattered world number one Lee Chong Wei's dreams of Asian Games gold today with a 22-20, 12-21, 21-9 victory in the semi-finals.

Asian Games: Chinese number one crashes in badminton final
Asian Games: Chinese number one crashes in badminton final

China's Wang Yihan fought back from a game down to condemn badminton world number one teammate Li Xuerui to another shock defeat in the women's singles final at the Asian Games on Sunday.

Thomas Bach hope for Nicol David`s Olympic squash bid
Thomas Bach hope for Nicol David`s Olympic squash bid

Malaysia`s world number one Nicol David said she still held out hope of getting squash into the Olympics as she kicked off her Asian Games title defence on Sunday.

Carlos Moya gives up Spain captaincy after Davis Cup exit
Carlos Moya gives up Spain captaincy after Davis Cup exit

Former world number one Carlos Moya said Thursday he will not renew his captaincy of Spain`s Davis Cup team next year after the five-time champions lost their World Group elite status.

Caroline Wozniacki battles for win in Tokyo
Caroline Wozniacki battles for win in Tokyo

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki battled from behind to beat Jarmila Gajdosova 4-6, 7-5, 6-3 at the WTA Pan Pacific Open Thursday in her first match since losing in the US Open final.

An in-form Billy Horschel two ahead at Tour Championship
An in-form Billy Horschel two ahead at Tour Championship

Billy Horschel, seeking a second consecutive PGA Tour victory, birdied three of the last eight holes to move two strokes clear of the chasing pack in the Tour Championship second round on Friday. 

Rory McIlroy in contention after rare bounce and strong finish
Rory McIlroy in contention after rare bounce and strong finish

A bizarre bounce of his ball into a spectator`s pocket and a birdie-birdie finish helped Rory McIlroy surge into contention for the Tour Championship with a sizzling display in the second round on Friday.

Williams Venus thrashes Olga Savchuk to reach Quebec quarters
Williams Venus thrashes Olga Savchuk to reach Quebec quarters

Former world number one Venus Williams cruised to a straight-sets second-round victory Thursday at the WTA Tour Quebec City tournament.

FedExCup title the lure for Rory McIlroy, not $10 million
FedExCup title the lure for Rory McIlroy, not $10 million

While the prospect of earning a $10 million bonus after this week`s Tour Championship finale is tantalising, Rory McIlroy says he is much more motivated by the chance to win the PGA Tour`s FedExCup trophy for the first time.

India will have edge in Novak Djokovic's absence: Anand Amritraj
India will have edge in Novak Djokovic's absence: Anand Amritraj

India's Davis Cup captain Anand Amritraj on Sunday said his side can beat the formidable Serbians if world number one Novak Djokovic give the World Group play-off tie a miss.

Five facts for Saturday, day 13 at the US Open:
Five facts for Saturday, day 13 at the US Open:

- World number one Novak Djokovic is appearing in his eighth straight US Open semi-final and he`s trying to advance to his fifth straight final and sixth overall (one title, four defeats).

Andy Murray buoyed by slugfest defeat by Novak Djokovic
Andy Murray buoyed by slugfest defeat by Novak Djokovic

For two sets, Andy Murray went toe-to-toe with world number one Novak Djokovic and battled him to a standstill at the U.S. Open.