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Latest tennis news, player interviews and action from the men’s ATP Tour and women’s WTA Tour, the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and US Open grand slams.

Djokovic survives Kohlschreiber scare in Monte Carlo

Novak Djokovic clinched the first set with penetrating groundstrokes from the baseline, but struggled with his serve in the second.

Tsonga quits against Fritz in Monte Carlo

The Frenchman, who turns 34 tomorrow, reached the semi-finals here in 2013 and 2016 but did not compete on the clay last spring.

Subdued Nadal enters the unknown in Monte Carlo

"I cant give you any feeling, it's been a rough year and a half for me, It's tough for me to get a clear view of how I am. It's all hard for me personally," said Nadal

Djokovic quietly confident for Monte Carlo

The world No.1 was winner of the last 3 Grand Slam titles and dreaming of completing his personal sweep with another trophy at Roland Garros.

Garin overpowers Querrey to make Houston final

The Chilean made his first ATP Tour final last month at the Brazil Open and is projected to move inside the top 50 if he wins on Sunday.

Nadal, Djokovic facing major tests in clay season start

The Serb, embroiled in ATP political issues as president of the Player Council, has admitted to recent distractions.

Garin saves five match points to stun Chardy in Houston

While Garin was rewarded for his never-say-die attitude, Chardy was his own worst enemy, issuing 13 double faults including two in the decisive third set tiebreaker.

Stosur recalled for Australia’s Fed Cup semi-final

Stosur is expected to play doubles, but she also holds the record for the most Australia Fed Cup singles wins.

Keys defeats Wozniacki for 1st time to claim Charleston title

The win breaks a 2-year drought for the 8th seeded American, who claims her 4th career title.

Azarenka upsets Kerber, faces Muguruza in Monterrey final

Victoria Azarenka will face Garbine Muguruza in the Monterrey Open's final.

Wozniacki and Keys to meet for Charleston title

Danish Caroline Wozniacki defeated Croatia's Petra Martic, making her first final of the year at the Charleston Open.

Surf’s up! Barty to ride wave of success into clay season

Spending time with a seven-time world champion is an opportunity for Barty to learn from other elite athletes.

Olympic tennis men’s final cut to best-of-three sets

The Tokyo Olympics men's tennis final match won't be played for the usual five sets, instead it would be a shorter three-sets.

Bencic, Ostapenko ease into second round in Charleston

Ostapenko dropped the opening game of her match but quickly righted the ship and dominated the rest of the way.

Federer sweeps past Isner in Miami final for 101st title

Roger Federer said his victory over John Isner on the clay court season was an ideal performance for the champ to launch a French Open bid.

Fallen giant Lisicki eyes unlikely Wimbledon comeback

Sabine Lisicki says she has unfinished business in Wimbledon.

Proud Barty defeats Pliskova to capture WTA Miami Open title

Australia's Ashleigh Barty has taken her career to an elite level, culminating in her first-ever WTA Premier Mandatory title to follow on from the US Open doubles crown she won last September.

Federer to face Isner in Miami final

Roger Federer was dominant in service, to set up a final with John Isner.

Isner fights back to beat teen Auger-Aliassime in Miami semis

John Isner now awaits the winner of three-times champion Roger Federer.

Pliskova, Barty to meet in Miami final

The Czech 5h seed will meet Ashleigh Barty in Saturday's final.