Australian Open to honor likely retiree Hewitt

Former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt has a wild card into January's Australian Open to mark a record 20th-straight appearance in his national tennis Grand Slam, which is also likely to be his last.

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Murray to risk Tour Finals for Davis Cup glory

Andy Murray is likely to play in the World Tour Finals but admitted he could jeopardise his chances by practising on clay in preparation for his main target, the Davis Cup final.

Djokovic tops Nadal to win sixth China Open title (4:59)
Muguruza wins China Open (3:34)
Wawrinka dispatches Paire, wins Japan Open (4:08)
Djokovic, Nadal reach China Open final (5:03)
Nadal ousts Sock, Djokovic cruises past Isner to reach semifinals (4:54)
Benoit Paire upsets Kei Nishikori at Japan Open (4:57)
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Bodo: Rafael Nadal's surprising problem

Rafael Nadal has had little luck against Fabio Fognini this season, which is bad news for the Spaniard ahead of their semifinal clash at the China Open.

Kerber advances at China Open (5:17)
Nishikori, Wawrinka advance at Japan Open (4:53)
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Djokovic ties Connors mark with China Open win

Novak Djokovic matched Jimmy Connors for the second-longest unbeaten record at an ATP Tour event by beating Chinese wild card Ze Zhang 6-2, 6-1 to improve to 26-0 at the China Open.

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Nishikori tops Querrey to advance at Japan Open

Local favorite and two-time champion Kei Nishikori advanced to the quarterfinals of the Japan Open with a 7-6 (3), 6-3 victory over Sam Querrey on Wednesday.

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Konta backed to reach world's top 20

Former British number one Anne Keothavong tips rising star Johanna Konta to reach world's best by Wimbledon next year.

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7dPeter Bodo

Serena stands to lose big bucks from WTA exit

Serena Williams' world No. 1 ranking is not in jeopardy, but she could lose up to $3 million as a result of her early withdrawal from the rest of the WTA season.

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