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Djokovic beats Nishikori in Madrid Open first round

Novak Djokovic said his first-round win over Kei Nishikori at the Madrid Open was “exactly” what he needed for his confidence after a run of poor form. The 30-year-old former world number one has failed to reach the quarter-finals in ...

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Edmund and Norrie win Estoril Open doubles

Britain’s Kyle Edmund and Cameron Norrie claimed the first ATP Tour doubles title of their careers by winning the Estoril Open. The pair beat New Zealand’s Artem Sitak and Dutchman Wesley Koolhof 6-4 6-2. Elsewhere, Britain’s Dominic Inglot and Croatia’s ...

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Madrid Open: Johanna Konta beats Magdalena Rybarikova in round one

British number one Johanna Konta beat 16th seed Magdalena Rybarikova 6-3 7-5 in the first round of the Madrid Open. Konta, 26, has reached only one quarter-final this season and lost to teenage Hungarian qualifier Fanny Stollar in Charleston last ...

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Edmund & Norrie reach Estoril doubles final

British pair Kyle Edmund and Cameron Norrie reached the final of the Estoril Open doubles with a 6-2 7-6 (7-4) win over Leonardo Mayer and Joao Sousa. Edmund, who lost to Portugal’s Sousa on Friday in the quarter-finals of the ...

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Kvitova beats Buzarnescu to win Prague Open

Petra Kvitova came from a set down against Mihaela Buzarnescu to win the Prague Open on home soil – her third WTA title of the year. The Czech raced into a 3-0 lead but Romania’s Buzarnescu took the opening set ...

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Estoril Open: Kyle Edmund beaten in quarter-finals by Joao Sousa

British number one Kyle Edmund is out of the Estoril Open after losing in the quarter-finals to Joao Sousa. Edmund, ranked 23rd in the world, was beaten 6-3 1-6 6-0 by the Portuguese world number 68 in 88 minutes. The ...

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Estoril Open: Cameron Norrie beaten in second round by Roberto Carballes Baena

British number three Cameron Norrie missed out on the Estoril Open quarter-finals after he was beaten by Spain’s Roberto Carballes Baena. The world number 103 lost the second-round match to 77th-ranked Baena 5-7 6-2 7-6 (7-1) in just over three ...

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Serena Williams: 23-time Grand Slam champion withdraws from Madrid Open

Serena Williams has withdrawn from next week’s Madrid Open, stating she needs more time to prepare for her first clay season since giving birth. The 23-time Grand Slam champion fell to early exits at Indian Wells and the Miami Open ...

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Estoril Open: Kyle Edmund beats Alex de Minaur to reach quarter-final

British number one Kyle Edmund progressed to the quarter-finals of the Estoril Open with a straight-set win over teenage wildcard Alex de Minaur. The 23-year-old Edmund, seeded third at the clay-court event, won 6-2 7-5 against the Australian. The world ...

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'I was not ready to return and it backfired': Djokovic's confidence hit after surgery

Novak Djokovic blames his recent decline on a premature return from elbow surgery and says he is working hard to rediscover his winning form. Serbia’s former world number one, 30, returned to training two months after his January surgery and ...

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