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Pliskova sweeps past Konta to win Italian Open

Pliskova has never progressed past the semi finals in her four previous appearances in Rome.

Nadal hoping for clay turnaround after Madrid semi exit

Nadal's mission at the Italian Open from Monday is to try and rescue his form prior to the start of the French Open at Roland Garros.

Big three into Madrid last-eight as Osaka and Kvitova crash out

All plain sailing in the men's draw with all the big guns going through, there were shocks in the women's draw as some big names exiting the tournament.

Nadal on the up again, Ferrer ends career in Madrid

Ferrer calls time on a distinguished career that included 27 ATP titles and a highest ranking of No 3 in the world.

Federer ‘glad to be back’ after victorious clay return

Federer confesses he had to control his emotions during afternoon match strategy sessions with his team.

Federer back to third after Zverev’s Munich knockout

Roger Federer is making his return to clay at the Madrid Open this week after three years' absence.

Madrid Open favourite Osaka recaptures spark

Osaka is looking forward to the Madrid open after spending a pain free week training at Rafael Nadal's academy.

Murray calls on Gimelstob to stand down after assault case

Murray just does not see how Gimelstob can continue in a position of power after the verdict.

Federer downs Anderson to reach Miami semi-finals

Roger Federer will play against Canadian starlet Denis Shapovalov in what will be a first meeting between the pair for a place in Sunday’s final.

Djokovic stunned by Bautista Agut in Miami

The defeat capped a disappointing March on US hardcourts for Novak Djokovic, who was bundled out of the third round at Indian Wells.

Ferrer topples third-ranked Zverev in Miami

The defeat follows the German's third-round exit at the Indian Wells Masters last week.

Djokovic ready to play tennis not politics at Miami Open

Tensions between Novak Djokovic. Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal appeared on the rise after Djokovic rebuffed a request by Federer to meet in Indian Wells to diiscuss the future of ATP chairman Chris Kermode.

Bencic sweeps into Indian Wells semi-final against Kerber

Bencic, a former world number seven whose ranking slumped as injuries stalled her career, showed no sign of a let-down after her fourth-round victory over world number one and defending champion Naomi Osaka.

Osaka finds positives despite Indian Wells upset

Naomi Osaka said the first title defence of her career had brought different challenges, and thought she handled them well.

Federer cruises into fourth round at Indian Wells

Roger Federer will face Britain's Kyle Edmund in the next round of the Indian Wells Masters.

Top-ranked Osaka shocked by Bencic in Indian Wells 4th round

Naomi Osaka was trying to defend a title for the first time in her career.

Kermode to step down as ATP president at end of year

While Kermode had been successful in growing the game, the ATP Player Council had decided it was time for a change.

Evans in second career final after upsetting Isner at Delray

Evans staged a remarkable turnaround to set up a final against American Mackenzie McDonald or Radu Albot of Moldova.

‘Almost perfect’ Nishikori sets up Wawrinka Rotterdam semi-final

Nishikori won his 11th match of the season as he controlled Fucsovics in their first career meeting.

Federer to talk with Djokovic about ATP board woes

Britain's Daily Telegraph said it had seen a strongly worded email sent out to players ranked between 50 and 100.

Perfect Djokovic gears up for ATP Finals last-four with win

Djokovic has enjoyed a remarkable renaissance in the second half of the season after elbow surgery.

Zverev sets up tasty Federer clash at ATP Finals

Zverev's second group victory earned him the runner-up spot behind world number one Novak Djokovic.

Djokovic, Federer back new ATP Cup men’s team event

Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer were optimistic about the prospects of the ATP Cup.

Champion Tsitsipas ‘confused’ by Next Gen ATP Final rules

The round-robin tournament for players aged under 21 years has a shorter format than other tournaments.