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The 11-day Davis Cup event begins Thursday.

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Alexander Zverev will end 2021 with more titles than anyone else.

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Sean Randall picks the final match of the ATP season.

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If you want to play the Australian Open, you have to be vaccinated.

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The semifinals are set in Turin.

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Alexander Zverev reached his third semifinal at the year-end ATP event.

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Garbine Muguruza becomes the first Spaniard to win the year-end WTA Finals titles.

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Novak Djokovic and Daniil Medvedev have already made the semifinals.

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The outlook for Roger Federer is not good, but he believes in miracles.

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A new WTA Finals champion will be crowned today in Mexico.

3 days 34 min

Felix Auger-Aliassime was presented this week in the ATP’s Monaco office with a trophy to celebrate his breakthrough into the Top 10 of the FedEx ATP Rankings last month.

The Canadian star on 15 November reached a career-high World No. 10 after reaching the semi-finals of the Stockholm Open. He ended his season at World No. 11.

Felix is the third Canadian singles player to crack the Top 10 since the inception of the FedEx ATP Rankings in 1973. The 21-year-old joined Milos Raonic, who achieved the milestone in 2013, and Denis Shapovalov, who accomplished the feat in 2020.

Auger-Aliassime reached two ATP Tour finals this year — at the Murray River Open in Melbourne and the MercedesCup in Stuttgart. He also made his maiden major quarter-final at Wimbledon and semi-final at the US Open.

Auger-Aliassime was one of four players who reached the Top 10 for the first time this year, joining Casper Ruud, Hubert Hurkacz and Jannik Sinner.

3 days 4 hours

Newcomer of the Year in the 2021 ATP Awards goes to the #NextGenATP player who entered the Top 100 for the first time in 2021* and made the biggest impact on the ATP Tour this season. There are five nominees this year: Sebastian Baez, Jenson Brooksby, Juan Manuel Cerundolo, Hugo Gaston and Brandon Nakashima.

ATP Awards winners will be revealed later this month.

Player Age Career-High (Date)
Sebastian Baez 20 No. 97 (November 22)
Jenson Brooksby 21 No. 56 (November 1)
Juan Manuel Cerundolo 20  No. 85 (November 1)
Hugo Gaston 21 No. 66 (November 22)
Brandon Nakashima  20  No. 62 (November 15)

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Sebastian Baez, 20 (Argentina...

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The ATP Champions Tour’s Champions Tennis at the Royal Albert Hall came to a close on Sunday night, with Greg Rusedski’s Team Greg taking home the trophy. Tommy Haas' 4-1, 4-3(1) victory against Tomas Berdych was one of the highlights of the day.

Across the event, tennis fans laughed, cheered - and some even had the chance to play with some of the world’s greatest players — with 2021 wrapping up 24 years of Champions Tennis at the iconic British venue. In addition to Haas' win against Berdych, Xavier Malisse defeated Marcos Baghdatis 4-2, 4-3(2), and Radek Stepanek overcame Fernando Gonzalez 4-2, 4-3(0). 

At the end of the four-day event, Team Greg lifted the trophy as the clear victors in this year's tournament, with Team Mark coming in second and Team Goran in third.

Over the past 24 years, Champions Tennis has seen players through the ages who have held the World No. 1 FedEx ATP Ranking, reached a Grand Slam singles final or been a singles player on a...

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Nominees have been announced in the 2021 ATP Awards for all player-voted categories — Comeback Player of the Year, Most Improved Player of the Year, Newcomer of the Year, Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award — and for Coach of the Year.

Casper Ruud and his coach, father Christian Ruud, have picked up a total of three nominations following a season in which the Norwegian won five tour-level titles and broke into the Top 10 of the FedEx ATP Rankings. Casper, 22, is up for Most Improved Player of the Year and the Stefan Edberg Sportsmanship Award, while Christian is one of five nominees for Coach of the Year.

Carlos Alcaraz, Aslan Karatsev and Cameron Norrie round out the Most Improved Player of the Year candidates, while Felix Auger-Aliassime, Rafael Nadal and Frances Tiafoe have been shortlisted alongside Ruud for Sportsmanship. Nadal has been voted by his peers as winner of the award for three straight years.  

ATP Awards winners, including Fans' Favourite, will...

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Daniil Medvedev overcame a spirited Mikael Ymer 6-4, 6-4 Thursday at the Davis Cup Finals to clinch the Russian Tennis Federation’s victory against Sweden and book its spot in the semi-finals in Madrid.

The 25-year-old was made to work hard against Ymer, who broke Medvedev’s serve three times. However, the World No. 2 produced flashes of brilliance, firing 14 winners to triumph after 72 minutes. Medvedev has now won all six sets he has played at the Davis Cup Finals this year.

“I should have served better but I am really happy to bring the point to the team,” Medvedev said in his on-court interview. “Madrid feels like home, we are winning a lot of matches, we beat Spain the other day. It was a great boost of confidence to beat the home favourites.”

Earlier, Andrey Rublev survived a scare, edging Elias Ymer 6-2, 5-7, 7-6(3) in two hours and 13 minutes to give the Russian Tennis Federation a 1-0 advantage.

Rublev recovered from squandering a 5-3 lead in...

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Andrea Gaudenzi, ATP Chairman: "The situation involving Peng Shuai continues to raise serious concerns within and beyond our sport. The response to those concerns has so far fallen short. We again urge for a line of open direct communication between the player and the WTA in order to establish a clearer picture of her situation.

We know that sport can have a positive influence on society and generally believe that having a global presence gives us the best chance of creating opportunity and making an impact.

We will continue to consult with our members and monitor any developments as this issue evolves."

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Germany advanced to the semi-finals of the Davis Cup Finals on Tuesday evening, with the country's doubles team of Kevin Krawietz and Tim Puetz leading the way past Great Britain in a thriller.

All three of Germany's ties have gone to a deciding doubles rubber and on all three occasions, Krawietz and Puetz have come through. They battled past Great Britain's Joe Salisbury and Neal Skupski 7-6(10), 7-6(5) on Tuesday to send their country to Madrid, where Germany will face the Russian Tennis Federation or Sweden.

"I'm super happy that we are going to Madrid. The whole team is great. We feel so comfortable with the whole team. The box today was unbelievably loud," Krawietz said in his on-court interview. "[There were] no spectators, but we heard everything, so it pushed us a lot and we are super happy to make it through to the semi-finals."

All four players showed a tremendous competitive spirit and flashes of brilliant shotmaking in Innsbruck. But the Germans...

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Novak Djokovic did double duty on Wednesday in Madrid to lead Serbia into the semi-finals of the Davis Cup Finals.

Djokovic defeated Alexander Bublik 6-3, 6-4 in singles and quickly returned to the court to partner Nikola Cacic to a 6-2, 2-6, 6-3 victory against Andrey Golubev and Aleksandr Nedovyesov, giving Serbia a 2-1 victory against Kazakhstan.

"I'm proudest of the fighting spirit. We had a little drop energetically in the second set, but we managed to bounce back. The start of the third set was crucial the first couple of games to hold our nerves, try to switch the momentum to our side and that's what we managed," Djokovic said in his on-court interview. "I'm proud of Nikola, proud of this team and I think we deserve to be in the semi-finals."

Novak Djokovic
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Cacic and Djokovic lost a deciding...

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During the 2021 season, Filip Krajinovic earned his 100th tour-level win in Indian Wells and reached his fourth ATP Tour final in Hamburg. Off court, the Serbian has stories to tell, from meeting his idol Pete Sampras to his struggles in the kitchen.

In the latest installment of our popular series, Krajinovic reveals the last time...

I missed a flight?
I cancelled a flight last minute in June because Novak [Djokovic] called me to tell me he was going to do something to celebrate his Roland Garros victory. I was meant to go to Montenegro and then at the last minute I just cancelled and went to see him. I am always last minute, but to miss a flight, I don’t think I have.

I lost something important?
I lose my wallet so much. I am quite good on that also, though. I don’t think I have ever lost something very important. I have lost the keys to my car, but they can be easily replaced. So far, so good.

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What is the ATP Cup?
The ATP Cup is an annual country teams competition staged in Australia by Tennis Australia in partnership with ATP.

When will the 2022 event be played?
Running 1-9 January, ATP Cup will be staged in the first week of the 2022 ATP Tour season. The 2022 tournament will feature a 16-team field and be hosted across two venues in Sydney – Ken Rosewall Arena and the Qudos Bank Arena – both at Sydney Olympic Park.

What is the format of the 2022 event?
The 2022 ATP Cup will feature a 16-team field with four groups of four teams. The winners of each group will advance to the semi-finals.

When will the draw and schedule be released?
The draw will be made 4 December, when the 16 countries will be allocated to the four groups. The schedule will be released 6 December.

How do entries work?
The top-placed countries in the ATP Cup...

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The Russian Tennis Federation claim the last spot in the Davis Cup semi-finals with a 2-0 victory over Sweden.

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The WTA announces the immediate suspension of all tournaments in China amid concern for Chinese tennis player Peng Shuai.

4 days 21 hours

Novak Djokovic wins in the singles and doubles to help Serbia fight past Kazakhstan 2-1 and reach the Davis Cup semi-finals.

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Johanna Konta retires hoping she can inspire those who feel too old or not talented enough to chase their dreams.

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Britain's former world number four Johanna Konta announces her retirement from professional tennis.

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Johanna Konta should be proud of all she achieved in a phenomenal career, writes Russell Fuller after the former British number one announces her retirement.

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Great Britain miss out on a place in the Davis Cup semi-finals as Joe Salisbury and Neal Skupski lose the deciding doubles against Germany.

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Great Britain's players are "bouncing" going into the Davis Cup quarter-final against Germany on Tuesday, says captain Leon Smith.

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Daniil Medvedev and Andrey Rublev led Russia into the Davis Cup final after dominating their singles matches against Germany to win their best-of-three semifinal 2-1 on Saturday.

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Darlene Hard, who won three major singles titles and 18 major doubles titles in a Hall of Fame tennis career has died. She was 85.

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Croatia beat Serbia in doubles to advance to the Davis Cup final after Novak Djokovic couldn't follow up his singles win in the decider.

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The ATP has been criticised for not joining the WTA in suspending tournaments in China over the treatment of former doubles world No. 1 Peng Shuai.

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Daniil Medvedev maintained his perfect record at the Davis Cup Finals to put Russia into the last four.

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The suspension of all WTA tournaments in China because of concerns about the safety of Peng Shuai could result in cancellations of those events beyond 2022, the head of the WTA told the AP on Wednesday.

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Billie Jean King will receive the Muhammad Ali Legacy Award at the Sports Illustrated Awards.

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The International Olympic Committee has held a second video call with former doubles world number one Peng Shuai amid concerns about the Chinese tennis player's wellbeing.

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Novak Djokovic kept Serbia alive in its Davis Cup quarterfinal by defeating Alexander Bublik in straight sets in his singles match, then teamed up with Nikola Cacic in the deciding doubles for a three-set win over Andrey Golubev and Aleksandr Nedovyesov.

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Johanna Konta, who is Britian's most successful women's tennis player in the last two decades, has announced her retirement from professional tennis.

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The WTA expressed doubts Peng was “free, safe and not subject to censorship, coercion and intimidation” following her allegations of sexual assault.

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The news of the former British No 1’s retirement comes after two years of injury struggles as well as problems with heart palpitations

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The three-time grand slam semi-finalist has announced her retirement at the age of 30

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Former British number one Konta has announced her retirement.

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Konta has called time on her career at the age of 30.

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The 30-year-old has struggled with injury in recent years.

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Joe Salisbury and Neal Skupski were beaten in a deciding doubles rubber in Innsbruck

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Dan Evans won the opening rubber but Germany fought back to book their place in Saturday’s semi-final

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All you need to know about the quarter-final

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World number ones Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic clinched the decisive doubles rubber.

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A new WTA Finals champion will be crowned today in Mexico.

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Daniil Medvedev does it again to Alexander Zverev.

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No surprise, Russia reigns supreme in Madrid.

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Russia hopes to sweep the singles in the Davis Cup finals tomorrow.

2 days 17 hours

Novak Djokovic's 2021 season is over with disappointment.

3 days 17 hours

Russia remains the favorite to win Davis Cup.

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The WTA takes a stand.

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Novak Djokovic wins two to get Serbia back into the Davis Cup semifinals.

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Will Rafael Nadal play a true warm-up before Melbourne?

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Novak Djokovic hopes to lead Serbia back to the Davis Cup semifinals.