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  • Kyrgios handed suspended fine and ban for Wawrinka outburst
    Kyrgios handed suspended fine and ban for Wawrinka outburst Reuters - Tue, Aug 25, 2015 1:39 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Australian Nick Kyrgios has been given a suspended 28-day ban and $25,000 fine for the vulgar comments he directed towards Stan Wawrinka at the Rogers Cup earlier this month, the Association of Tennis Professionals (ATP) said on Monday. … More »

  • Williams to meet Halep in Cincinnati final
    Williams to meet Halep in Cincinnati final Reuters - Sun, Aug 23, 2015 11:11 AM SGT

    Serena Williams brushed off some serving troubles before cruising to a 6-4 6-3 win over Elina Svitolina on Saturday and will meet Simona Halep in the Western & Southern Open final. Williams's serve was off for a second consecutive match in … More »

  • Serena Williams to meet Halep in Cincinnati final Reuters - Sun, Aug 23, 2015 11:04 AM SGT

    Serena Williams brushed off some serving troubles before cruising to a 6-4 6-3 win over Elina Svitolina on Saturday and will meet Simona Halep in the Western & Southern Open final. Williams's serve was off for a second consecutive match in … More »

  • Federer cruises as fellow top seeds struggle
    Federer cruises as fellow top seeds struggle Reuters - Fri, Aug 21, 2015 12:15 PM SGT

    (Reuters) - Defending champion Roger Federer cruised into the quarter-finals of the Western & Southern Open with a 6-1 6-1 demolition of South African Kevin Anderson on Thursday on an otherwise tough day for the top seeds that saw Rafa Nadal … More »

  • Djokovic, Wawrinka dig deep to reach Cincinnati quarters
    Djokovic, Wawrinka dig deep to reach Cincinnati quarters Reuters - Fri, Aug 21, 2015 6:02 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka each survived a scare at the Western & Southern Open on Thursday to reach the quarter-finals where they will clash in a rematch of the French Open final. Djokovic dropped the opening three games … More »

  • Wawrinka's mind wanders, but advances in Cincinnati
    Wawrinka's mind wanders, but advances in Cincinnati Reuters - Thu, Aug 20, 2015 2:11 PM SGT

    World number one Novak Djokovic cruised through his opening match at the Western & Southern Open in Cincinnati on Wednesday, while Stan Wawrinka had to dig deep to beat Borna Coric and conceded his thoughts had been far from tennis over the past few … More »

  • From volleys to ventures: Andy Murray dips into crowdfunding
    From volleys to ventures: Andy Murray dips into crowdfunding Reuters - Thu, Aug 20, 2015 2:24 AM SGT

    By Freya Berry LONDON (Reuters) - British tennis player Andy Murray has ventured into crowdfunding. The world No.2 has made three investments of an undisclosed sum on London-based crowdfunding platform Seedrs, as the sector that allows large … More »

  • Federer eases through, Kyrgios out in Cincinnati
    Federer eases through, Kyrgios out in Cincinnati Reuters - Wed, Aug 19, 2015 11:51 AM SGT

    Roger Federer returned from a month-long layoff with a 6-4 6-4 second round victory over Roberto Bautista Agut on Tuesday at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati. Federer had not competed since losing in the Wimbledon final to Novak Djokovic … More »

  • Controversial Kyrgios makes quick Cincinnati exit
    Controversial Kyrgios makes quick Cincinnati exit Reuters - Wed, Aug 19, 2015 4:25 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Controversial Nick Kyrgios, who hit the headlines last week when he taunted opponent Stan Wawrinka in Montreal, was crushed 6-2 6-1 by Richard Gasquet in the first round of the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Tuesday. … More »

  • Former champion Hewitt gets U.S. Open wildcard entry
    Former champion Hewitt gets U.S. Open wildcard entry Reuters - Wed, Aug 19, 2015 3:33 AM SGT

    (Reuters) - Former champion Lleyton Hewitt will enjoy a New York farewell after receiving a wildcard entry into the U.S. Open, it was announced on Tuesday. Hewitt, the 2001 champion who plans to retire in January, was among 16 players who received … More »

  • Monfils defeat marred by 'tanking' accusations
    Monfils defeat marred by 'tanking' accusations Reuters - Tue, Aug 18, 2015 1:49 PM SGT

    (Reuters) - Gael Monfils was accused of "tanking" during his first-round defeat at the Western and Southern Open in Cincinnati on Monday when the 14th-seeded Frenchman lost to Poland's Jerry Janowicz 6-4 7-5 in 75 minutes on Monday. Monfils served … More »

  • Top ranking still a distant dream for Andy Murray
    Top ranking still a distant dream for Andy Murray Reuters - Tue, Aug 18, 2015 4:23 AM SGT

    By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) - Andy Murray claimed his 11th Masters 1000 title when he ended an eight-match losing streak against Novak Djokovic in the Rogers Cup final on Sunday, but when it comes to the game's top brass he is still the odd … More »

  • Tennis-Murray ends drought against Djokovic with Montreal win
    Tennis-Murray ends drought against Djokovic with Montreal win Reuters - Mon, Aug 17, 2015 3:18 PM SGT

    Andy Murray recorded his first win over Novak Djokovic in more than two years on Sunday, beating the world number one 6-4 4-6 6-3 in the final of the Rogers Cup. Murray snapped an eight-match losing streak to Djokovic with his first win over the … More »

  • Another Aussie in verbal volley as tempers flare in Ohio
    Another Aussie in verbal volley as tempers flare in Ohio Reuters - Mon, Aug 17, 2015 10:54 AM SGT

    Australian teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis and his American opponent Ryan Harrison will escape disciplinary action following their verbal spat the Cincinnati Masters, the Association of Tennis Professionals said on Sunday. Kokkinakis and Harrison were … More »

  • Under-fire Kyrgios to keep Davis Cup spot, says captain Masur
    Under-fire Kyrgios to keep Davis Cup spot, says captain Masur Reuters - Fri, Aug 14, 2015 6:05 PM SGT

    Nick Kyrgios's lewd taunt to double grand slam champion Stan Wawrinka was part of a "journey" and a "learning curve" for a young tennis player who needs support more than punishment, Australia's Davis Cup captain Wally Masur said on Friday. Kyrgios … More »

  • Analysis - Wayward talents indulged in apologist Australia
    Analysis - Wayward talents indulged in apologist Australia Reuters - Fri, Aug 14, 2015 10:59 AM SGT

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios's astonishing slur against Stan Wawrinka has been widely condemned in Australia, but Davis Cup captain Wally Masur's defence of the wayward talent is likely to draw almost as much heat. Masur told … More »

  • Djokovic advances to cheers, Kyrgios exits to boos
    Djokovic advances to cheers, Kyrgios exits to boos Reuters - Fri, Aug 14, 2015 10:51 AM SGT

    World number one Novak Djokovic, second seed Andy Murray and three-time champion Rafa Nadal were all cheered into the quarter-finals of the Rogers Cup on Thursday while controversial Australian Nick Kyrgios exited to boos and a hefty fine. … More »

  • Wayward talents indulged in apologist Australia
    Wayward talents indulged in apologist Australia Reuters - Fri, Aug 14, 2015 10:46 AM SGT

    By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) - Nick Kyrgios's astonishing slur against Stan Wawrinka has been widely condemned in Australia, but Davis Cup captain Wally Masur's defense of the wayward talent is likely to draw almost as much heat. Masur told … More »

  • Kyrgios issued second fine for insulting remarks
    Kyrgios issued second fine for insulting remarks Reuters - Fri, Aug 14, 2015 10:39 AM SGT

    Australian Nick Kyrgios has been issued two separate fines and could be suspended for insulting Swiss opponent Stan Wawrinka and a ball person during a match at the Rogers Cup, the ATP said on Thursday. After his incendiary remark towards Wawrinka … More »

  • Kyrgios fined, apologises for comment to Wawrinka
    Kyrgios fined, apologises for comment to Wawrinka Reuters - Fri, Aug 14, 2015 3:47 AM SGT

    Australian Nick Kyrgios has been fined $10,000 and may face further punishment for the insulting comment he directed at Swiss Stan Wawrinka during a match at the Rogers Cup, the ATP said on Thursday. Kyrgios took to Twitter and Facebook to … More »

Rankings

    Points
1 Novak Djokovic 14865
2 Roger Federer 9065
3 Andy Murray 8840
4 Kei Nishikori 6205
5 Stanislas Wawrinka 5710
6 Tomáš Berdych 5230
7 David Ferrer 3695
8 Rafael Nadal 3680
9 Marin Cilic 3550
10 Milos Raonic 2880