Roger Federer turned the Brisbane International final into a grand occasion Sunday, beating the up-and-coming Milos Raonic in three see-sawing sets to register his 1,000th career match win.
Roger Federer beat Milos Raonic in an enthralling final at the Brisbane International on Sunday to register his 1,000 ATP career win.
The Australian Open says it has increased prize money to a record high of 40 million Australian dollars (US$32.5 million) to take into account the fall of the Australian dollar in the past several months.
Russian Zvonareva was drawn as Peng Shuai's Opponent in Shenzhen Open, as the drawing ceremony went dramatically in Shenzhen on Saturday with tough season-opening actions.
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova has been announced as a Global Athlete Ambassador for Right To Play, an organization that uses sports and play to educate and empower more than one million children around the world.
Li Na wasn't just a Chinese trailblazer, she was one of the best players ever to play the sport, but injuries caught up with her in 2014 and she had to say farewell, leaving a big gap in Chinese tennis.
The French Open tennis tournament has unveiled a poster designed by a Chinese artist for next year's event, aiming to maintain its strong appeal to the Chinese market following Li Na's retirement.
Grand Slam tennis French Open unveiled the Roland-Garros 2015 poster on Thursday, while its designer Du Zhenjun has become the first Chinese artist in 35 years to create a work of art for the tournament.
Tournament direct Craig Tiley said the decision on implementing the policy will take into account the weather forecast once the temperature exceeds 40 degrees Celsius.
Men's tennis world number one Novak Djokovic will reveal "never before told" stories about his life in a short documentary series in partnership with Australian winery Jacob's Creek.
Switzerland's Stan Wawrinka left the ATP World Tour Finals feeling wrecked last weekend but said on Thursday he had fully recovered for the Davis Cup final against France.