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  • Hingis back in Fed Cup after half a lifetime away
    Hingis back in Fed Cup after half a lifetime away Reuters - Thu, Apr 16, 2015 10:10 PM SGT

    The last time Martina Hingis appeared in the Fed Cup for Switzerland she was a 17-year-old four-times grand slam champion with the world at her feet. It would have seemed improbable at the Fed Cup final in 1998 against Spain, which the Swiss lost … More »

  • Sharapova pulls out of Fed Cup semi-final with leg injury Reuters - Wed, Apr 15, 2015 1:35 AM SGT

    By Dmitriy Rogovitskiy MOSCOW (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova has pulled out of Russia's Fed Cup semi-final against Germany in Sochi this weekend with a leg injury, the Russian Tennis Federation said on Tuesday. "I was really looking forward to … More »

  • French Open prize money up, but still lagging behind
    French Open prize money up, but still lagging behind Reuters - Tue, Apr 14, 2015 7:59 PM SGT

    Prize-money at this year's French Open will rise by 12 percent, with the lion's share of the increase for early-round losers, but the singles champions will still receive less than at the three other grand slams. The French tennis federation said … More »

  • Sania Mirza climbs to top of doubles ranking
    Sania Mirza climbs to top of doubles ranking Reuters - Mon, Apr 13, 2015 10:29 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Sania Mirza became the first Indian to climb to the top of the WTA doubles ranking after she teamed up with Swiss great Martina Hingis to claim the Family Circle Cup title. The 28-year-old won her third successive doubles title with … More »

  • India's Mirza climbs to top of doubles ranking
    India's Mirza climbs to top of doubles ranking Reuters - Mon, Apr 13, 2015 6:03 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Sania Mirza became the first Indian to climb to the top of the WTA doubles ranking after she teamed up with Swiss great Martina Hingis to claim the Family Circle Cup title. The 28-year-old won her third successive doubles title with … More »

  • Schmiedlova claims first WTA title Reuters - Mon, Apr 13, 2015 1:07 AM SGT

    REUTERS - Slovakia's Anna Karolina Schmiedlova claimed her first WTA title and deprived Camila Giorgi her own milestone with a 6-4 6-3 victory in the Katowice Open final on Sunday. Italian Giorgi had upset home favourite and top seed Agnieszka … More »

  • Tennis megaplex in central Florida to help sport and region grow Reuters - Thu, Apr 9, 2015 5:09 AM SGT

    By Barbara Liston ORLANDO, Fla. (Reuters) - The U.S. Tennis Association broke ground on Wednesday on a 100-court tennis complex, believed to be the largest in the United States, as part of its new $60 million headquarters in central Florida. … More »

  • Djokovic continues domination with win over Murray
    Djokovic continues domination with win over Murray Reuters - Mon, Apr 6, 2015 11:26 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic continued his impressive run of form, winning the Miami Open over Andy Murray 7-6(3) 4-6 6-0 at Key Biscayne on Sunday. The victory followed Djokovic’s triumphs at the Australian … More »

  • Djokovic's rich form raises prospect of another 2011 run
    Djokovic's rich form raises prospect of another 2011 run Reuters - Mon, Apr 6, 2015 11:10 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic heads into the European clay court season in ominous form after his victory over Andy Murray in the final of the Miami Open on Sunday. Djokovic looks in such command of his game and … More »

  • Djokovic and Murray to meet again in Miami final
    Djokovic and Murray to meet again in Miami final Reuters - Sat, Apr 4, 2015 12:40 PM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic will face Britain's Andy Murray in the final of the Miami Open for a third time on Sunday after the pair triumphed in their semi-finals. The pair have one win each against each other … More »

  • Precise Murray tops Berdych to reach Miami final
    Precise Murray tops Berdych to reach Miami final Reuters - Sat, Apr 4, 2015 4:41 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Third seed Andy Murray, feeling right at home, delivered a controlled and precise performance to beat Czech Tomas Berdych 6-4 6-4 on Friday and reach the final of the Miami Open. Murray will face world number one … More »

  • Halep bows out but more struggles with Serena await
    Halep bows out but more struggles with Serena await Reuters - Fri, Apr 3, 2015 1:51 PM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Simona Halep is emerging as one of the few players on Tour capable of putting up a real fight against Serena Williams and the Romanian's performance in Thursday's Miami Open semi-final was another indication of her … More »

  • Navarro downs Petkovic to reach Miami Open final
    Navarro downs Petkovic to reach Miami Open final Reuters - Fri, Apr 3, 2015 4:24 AM SGT

    Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro scored a clinical 6-3 6-3 upset of German ninth seed Andrea Petkovic on Thursday to reach the final of the Miami Open. The victory marked a day of firsts for Navarro who advanced to her maiden final in a premier-level … More »

  • Murray dumps Austria's Thiem to reach Miami semis
    Murray dumps Austria's Thiem to reach Miami semis Reuters - Thu, Apr 2, 2015 11:11 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Third-seed Andy Murray recovered from an early setback to beat Austrian Dominic Thiem 3-6 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday to reach the semi-finals of the Miami Open where he will face Czech Tomas Berdych. Eighth seed Berdych … More »

  • Serena's 700th win sets up Halep semi
    Serena's 700th win sets up Halep semi Reuters - Thu, Apr 2, 2015 10:00 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - World number one Serena Williams overcame a dreadful second set to beat Germany's Sabine Lisicki 7-6(4) 1-6 6-3 on Wednesday for her 700th career win and a berth in the Miami Open semi-finals. Williams will face … More »

  • 'You cannot be serious': McEnroe to call his own lines
    'You cannot be serious': McEnroe to call his own lines Reuters - Wed, Apr 1, 2015 2:58 AM SGT

    Tennis legend John McEnroe faces James Blake on Wednesday in a match in which they will call their own lines - declaring whether the ball is in or out - a wrinkle that McEnroe knows may draw more than casual interest from fans and former linesmen. … More »

  • Nadal says suffering from nerves and lack of confidence Reuters - Mon, Mar 30, 2015 8:42 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal has said was struggling with nerves and self-confidence issues after he was beaten in the third round by fellow Spaniard Fernando Verdasco at the Miami Open on Sunday. "All these are small things that … More »

  • Djokovic survives tricky test, Nishikori off to flying start
    Djokovic survives tricky test, Nishikori off to flying start Reuters - Sun, Mar 29, 2015 11:10 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - World number one Novak Djokovic survived a second set fightback from Slovak Martin Klizan before winning his opening match at the Miami Open 6-0 5-7 6-1. Djokovic, who is aiming to follow up last week's win at … More »

  • Serena deals with Niculescu but Bouchard upset
    Serena deals with Niculescu but Bouchard upset Reuters - Sun, Mar 29, 2015 9:01 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Serena Williams put aside her knee injury to begin her bid for an eighth Miami Open title with a 6-3 6-1 win over Romania's Monica Niculescu at Key Biscayne on Saturday but sixth seed Eugenie Bouchard was upset by … More »

  • Nishikori off to flying start, Tsonga wins on return
    Nishikori off to flying start, Tsonga wins on return Reuters - Sun, Mar 29, 2015 6:27 AM SGT

    By Simon Evans MIAMI (Reuters) - Japan's Kei Nishikori made a confident start to his Miami Open bid on Saturday, beating Russian Mikhail Youzhny 6-2, 6-1 in 69 minutes in their second round meeting. Nishikori, the fourth seed at Key Biscayne, won … More »

Rankings

    Points
1 Novak Djokovic 13205
2 Roger Federer 8895
3 Andy Murray 6060
4 Kei Nishikori 5280
5 Rafael Nadal 5255
6 Milos Raonic 5070
7 David Ferrer 4670
8 Tomáš Berdych 4510
9 Stanislas Wawrinka 4405
10 Marin Cilic 3360