Shapovalov confident ahead of US Open qualifying

Denis Shapovalov is confident heading into US Open qualifying, but knows he needs to improve if he's to reach the very top.
The Canadian teenager shot from 143rd to 67th in the ATP singles rankings after his run to the semi-finals at the Rogers Cup last week. But, as he prepares to qualify f read more...

Konta sets up Halep head-to-head

Johanna Konta defeated Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets to set up a Cincinnati Open quarter-final clash against Simona Halep.
The 26-year-old British number one had to negotiate a two-hour rain delay and

tough
humid conditions to overcome her Slovakian opponent on read more...

Nadal wins to extend unbeaten run

Rafael Nadal has prolonged his unbeaten match record to 15 after his Cincinnati Open second win over Richard Gasquet.
The 31-year-old Spaniard beat the Frenchman in straight sets 6-3 6-4 and keep up another record of not losing a set to Gasquet since 2008. Roger Federer's withdrawal from the read more...

Zverev upbeat despite defeat

Alexander Zverev admitted to feeling tired as he crashed out of the Cincinnati Masters, losing to Frances Tiafoe in the second round.
The German has been one of the stars of 2017, picking up five titles, but his 10-match winning streak came to an end as he lost 4-6 6-3 6-4 against US 19-yea read more...

Nishikori done for the season says manager

World number nine Kei Nishikori will miss the rest of the 2017 season after tearing a tendon in his right wrist.
The Japanese player's manager announced the news on Wednesday, just days after Nishikori was forced to pull out of the Cincinnati Masters. The 27-year-old joins a number of high-r read more...

Konta through in Cincinnati

Johanna Konta has booked her place in the third round of the Cincinnati Open when beating Kiki Bertens of the Netherlands.
The British number one broke early and showed a strong service game to take the first set 6-3, but Bertens put up more of a fight in the second set. Bertens, ranked 27th read more...

Sharapova set for Grand Slam return

Maria Sharapova has been handed a wildcard entry to the US Open and will appear at a Grand Slam for the first time since her drugs ban.
The Russian was banned for 15 months after testing positive for banned substance Meldonium and she returned to action in April. Sharapova was denied a wildc read more...

Nadal delighted with rankings rise

Rafael Nadal is delighted he will move back to the top of the rankings after this week's Cincinnati Masters.
Current number one Andy Murray is absent from the event with a hip injury and will lose his place at the top as a result. Roger Federer could have battled with Nadal for the top place read more...

Edmund out in Cincinnati

Kyle Edmund has crashed out of the Western & Southern Open when losing to Portugal's Joao Sousa in the first round.
With the US Open fast approaching, the British number two was hoping to perform well in Cincinnati, but instead it is another blow to his confidence ahead of the final gran read more...

Nadal set for top spot

Rafael Nadal is set to become the new world number one next Monday after Roger Federer withdrew from the Cincinnati Masters.
The 15-time Grand Slam champion last sat at the top of the world rankings in July 2014 but his incredible form this season has seen him move back into contention. Nada read more...