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Del Potro beats Dimitrov in Stockholm final

Argentine Juan Martin del Potro retained his Stockholm title with a 6-4 6-2 victory over Bulgaria’s Grigor Dimitrov. Del Potro claimed his first title of the season and the 20th of his career in just one hour and 25 minutes. ...

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Muguruza & Pliskova win openers at WTA Finals

Garbine Muguruza and Karolina Pliskova registered straightforward victories on day one of the WTA Finals in Singapore. Czech world number three Pliskova breezed past American Venus Williams 6-2 6-2 in the opening round-robin match. Wimbledon champion Muguruza of Spain then ...

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Kremlin Cup: Julia Goerges beats Daria Kasatkina to claim third WTA title

Julia Goerges beat Russia’s Daria Kasatkina in straight sets to win her first WTA title for six years at the Kremlin Cup in Moscow. The German seventh seed, ranked 27th, eased to a 6-1 6-2 win over Kastakina, ranked 28th. ...

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Kremlin Cup: Anna Smith and Nicola Melichar lose doubles final

Britain’s Anna Smith and her American partner Nicola Melichar have been beaten in the Kremlin Cup women’s doubles final by Timea Babos and Andrea Hlavackova. The top seeds won the first set in 26 minutes but had to fend off ...

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Luxembourg Open: Watson & Broady lose in quarter-finals

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Britain’s Heather Watson and Naomi Broady both lose their quarter-finals at the Luxembourg Open. BBC Sport – Tennis

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Kyrgios and Berdych to miss rest of season

Australian Nick Kyrgios will not play again this season because of a recurring hip injury. The 22-year-old world number 20 originally suffered the problem at Queen’s in June. “I am shutting down my season to make sure I can rehab ...

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Watson & Broady into Luxembourg quarter-finals

Britons Heather Watson and Naomi Broady are through to the quarter-finals of the Luxembourg Open. British number two Watson beat third seed Anett Kontaveit 6-4 6-4 in one hour 24 minutes and will play Belgium’s Elise Mertens in the last ...

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Konta splits with coach and ends her season

British number one Johanna Konta has split from her coach Wim Fissette after less than a year together and will not play again this season. The 26-year-old, who has a foot injury, did not qualify for this month’s WTA Finals ...

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Maria Sharapova knocked out of Kremlin Cup by Magdalena Rybarikova

Maria Sharapova has been knocked out of the Kremlin Cup in the first round, two days after winning her first tournament since 2015. The Russian, 30, was beaten 7-6 (7-3) 6-4 by Slovakia’s Magdalena Rybarikova in her fifth match in ...

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Rafael Nadal pulls out of Swiss Indoors Basel with knee injury

World number one Rafael Nadal has pulled out of next week’s Swiss Indoors Basel tournament with a knee injury. The Spaniard, 31, says he is suffering from an “over-stressing of the knee”, and has been advised by his doctor to ...

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