Kyrgios wins in Japan, Wawrinka on horizon

7:12 PM   Nick Kyrgios' strong late-season form has continued, the Australian moving into the quarter-finals of the Japan Open with a comfortable straight sets win over Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut.

Policeman to face trial over Blake tackle

Former professional tennis player James Blake.

Two police officers involved in the mistaken arrest of James Blake, including one who allegedly crash-tackled the former professional tennis player, are to face an administrative trial.

Nadal struggles in win over former ball boy

Wu Di broke Rafael Nadal four times throughout the match.

Rafael Nadal struggled to a win on Tuesday at the China Open against a man who used to toss him balls and towels.

Kyrgios wins, three other Aussies out

Nick Kyrgios flew the flag on a down day for Australia at the Japan Open.

Nick Kyrgios has spared Australia's blushes in a day of injury and implosion for his countrymen at the Japan Open.

Tennis ACT set to bowl over Davis Cup bid

Tennis ACT chief executive Ross Triffitt is turning over every blade of grass to bring the Davis Cup to Canberra.

David Polkinghorne   Chief executive reveals innovative solutions being considered for grasscourt bid.

Dizzy Bouchard quits match in tears

Suffering: Eugenie Bouchard is assessed by an on court medic.

Richard Shute   A visibly distressed Eugenie Bouchard was forced to retire midway through her match with Andrew Petkovic at the China Open in Beijing on Monday due to dizziness.

Season over for Hewitt, final curtain call to come

Lleyton Hewitt bids farewell to the crowd after losing to Bernard Tomic.

Linda Pearce   The countdown clock continues to tick on towards Lleyton Hewitt's imminent retirement, with the former world No.1 electing to draw the curtain on 2015 to concentrate on preparing for his Australian farewell tour in January.

Ferrer beats Lopez in Malaysia final

Twenty-fifth title: David Ferrer.

David Ferrer won an all-Spanish showdown, beating compatriot Feliciano Lopez 7-5, 7-5 to claim the 25th title of his career on Sunday at the Malaysian Open.

Kyrgios falls short of second ATP Tour final

Nick Kyrgios plays a backhand in his tight loss to Feliciano Lopez.

Canberra's Nick Kyrgios has fallen short of qualifying for his second ATP final.

Kyrgios into Malaysian semis

Nick Kyrgios kept his composure in two tiebreakers.

Canberra's Nick Kyrgios is through to the semi-finals of the Malaysian Open.

Venus downs Vinci to reach Wuhan final

Venus Williams plays a  return during her semi-final against Roberta Vinci.

Former world number one Venus Williams fought back from a set down to see off Italy's Roberto Vinci and make the final of the Wuhan Open.

Serena ends season early to focus on health

Out for the year: Serena Williams.

World number one Serena Williams has opted to pull out of the WTA Finals and end her season early following a roller coaster campaign that has taken its toll on her body, the American said on Thursday.

Nick Kyrgios blasts into Malaysian Open quarters

Nick Kyrgios is in good form at the Malaysian Open.

Nick Kyrgios has blasted his way into the quarter-finals of the Malaysian Open.

Prosecutors drop charges against Tomic

Charges dropped: Bernard Tomic.

Australia's top-ranked tennis player Bernard Tomic has had resisting police and trespassing charges dropped in Miami.

Tomic's Miami lawyer says he's innocent

Tomic's Miami-based lawyer Chad Piotrowski said on Tuesday he has conducted a thorough investigation of the incident.

Australia's top-ranked tennis player Bernard Tomic should not have been arrested in Miami and is confident of "a favourable resolution" soon in court, his US lawyer says.

Serena may skip remainder of season

Needs a break: Serena Williams.

Serena Williams' coach has told ESPN that the American superstar may skip the rest of the season after missing out on a US Open victory and the 2015 calendar grand slam.

How to play a no-look pirouette winner

Battle cry: Novak Djokovic and Gerard Butler ham it up.

David Sygall   The world's best tennis player's shot repertoire just expanded by one.

Venus Williams chalks up 700th career victory

Venus Williams celebrates her 700th win in Wuhan on Tuesday.

Former world number one Venus Williams claimed the 700th win of her career on Tuesday, beating Germany's Julia Goerges 6-4, 6-3 in the second round of the Wuhan Open.

Kyrgios through to second round of Malaysian Open

Nick Kyrgios returns service to Santiago Giraldo of Colombia.

Australia's Nick Kyrgios is through to the second round of the Malaysian Open after Colombian Santiago Giraldo retired with injury when he was losing 6-1, 2-1.

Tsonga claims 12th career title with Moselle Open win

Twelfth ATP title: Jo-Wilfried Tsonga.

Jo-Wilfried Tsonga beat Gilles Simon in an all-French final at the Moselle Open to claim his 12th ATP title on Sunday.