The top-seeded Swiss fired 14 aces to set up a clash with third-seeded Frenchman Benoit Paire. (AP) CHENNAI, India (AP) Stan Wawrinka advanced to the semifinals of the Chennai Open with a 6-4, 6-4 win over fifth-seeded Guillermo Garcia-Lopez of Spain Friday. Read more
None DOHA, Qatar (AP) Rafael Nadal advanced to the 99th final of his career on Friday at the Qatar Open. The second-seeded Spaniard, who has won 67 titles, including 14 majors, beat Illya Marchenko of Ukraine 6-3, 6-4. Read more
SHENZHEN, China (AP) Agnieszka Radwanska advanced to the final of the Shenzhen Open with a 6-2, 6-4 win over Anna-Lena Friedsam on Friday, ensuring she will jump past Maria Sharapova to No. 4 in the rankings just in time for seeding at the upcoming Australian Open. Read more
None BRISBANE, Australia (AP) Bernard Tomic ended Kei Nishikori’s streak of semifinal appearances at the Brisbane International with a 6-3, 1-6, 6-3 win on Friday, his first over a Top 10 player on home soil. Read more
The Spaniard is a four-time champion at the New Zealand event. (AP) David Ferrer and Ana Ivanovic have taken wild cards for next week following their opening-round defeats this week. Ferrer has taken a wild card into Auckland, as planned. Read more
Safarova is aiming for a return at Fed Cup the week following the Australian Open. (AP) Lucie Safarova has withdrawn from the Australian Open with an ongoing illness. She was the defending doubles champion for the tournament. Read more
The world No. 1 will play Tomas Berdych in the semifinals. (AP) DOHA, Qatar (AP) Top-seeded Novak Djokovic survived a second set challenge to dismiss eighth-seeded Leonardo Mayer of Argentina 6-3, 7-5 to reach the Qatar Open semifinal Thursday. Read more
The Frenchman put away Lukas Rosol of the Czech Republic, 7-5, 7-5. (AP) CHENNAI, India (AP) Local wild card Ramkumar Ramanathan and Italian qualifier Thomas Fabbiano reached their first ATP quarterfinals at the Chennai Open on Thursday. Read more
In 2014, the 24-year-old reached No. 8 in the world and made it to the Wimbledon semis, where he stunned Andy Murray. (AP) BRISBANE—Roger Federer, who will face Grigor Dimitrov in the quarterfinals in Brisbane, said that the Bulgarian can reach the Top 10 again in 2016. Read more
The 20-year-old upended No. 14 Belinda Bencic and No. 24 Andrea Petkovic in straights set to reach the semifinals in Brisbane. (AP) BRISBANE—American Samantha Crawford always had a lot of potential as a teenager, but the 20-year-old admitted that she can be too erratic. Read more