Wednesday, October 16, 2013
Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga will be forced to push on this week with a fragile knee as the final rush to the ATP year-end event enters the last three weeks of qualifying time for the eight-man wrap-up in London.
Monday, October 14, 2013
Roger Federer split with coach Paul Annacone on Saturday as the 17-time Grand Slam title winner attempted to pull his career out of its worrying tailspin.
Novak Djokovic overcame a fierce challenge from Juan Martin del Potro Sunday to defend his Shanghai Masters title with a 6-1, 3-6, 7-6 (7/3) victory, improving his phenomenal winning streak in China to 20 matches.
Sunday, October 13, 2013
Taiwanese tennis players Chan Yun-jan and her younger sister Chan Hao-ching both played in the final round of the mixed doubles in the 2013 East Asian Games in Tianjin, China Saturday, not as teammates but as rivals.
Saturday, October 12, 2013
Powerful Frenchman Jo-Wilfried Tsonga and Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro breezed into the semi-finals of the Shanghai Masters on Friday, earning valuable wins as they chase berths at the World Tour Finals.
Friday, October 11, 2013
Roger Federer crashed out of the Shanghai Masters on Thursday at the hands of flamboyant Frenchman Gael Monfils — unable to rekindle the magic that saw him dominate the sport for so many years.
Tuesday, October 8, 2013
Taiwan won its first gold medal at the East Asian Games in Tianjin on Monday when it took the men's team tennis event with a 2-1 victory over South Korea.
Monday, October 7, 2013
Top seed Juan Martin del Potro survived some fierce body blows from Milos Raonic in Sunday's Japan Open final, winning a heavyweight clash 7-6, 7-5 to take his third title of the year.
Sunday, October 6, 2013
Top seed Juan Martin del Potro will face last year's runner-up Milos Raonic for the Japan Open title after both men demonstrated brute power and steely determination in winning their semifinals on Saturday.
Rafael Nadal will supplant Novak Djokovic atop the rankings after advancing to the final of the China Open on Saturday when Tomas Berdych of the Czech Republic retired with a back injury.