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Madrid Open 2022: 'Emotional' Ons Jabeur enters maiden final; Rublev reaches last eight
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Madrid Open 2022: 'Emotional' Ons Jabeur enters maiden final; Rublev reaches last eight

Eighth seed Ons Jabeur advanced to the biggest final of her career with an impressive 6-2, 6-3 victory over Ekaterina Alexandrova in Madrid on Thursday.

Indian Wells 2022: Daniil Medvedev, Stefanos Tsitsipas sent packing by Gael Monfils, Jenson Brooksby
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Indian Wells 2022: Daniil Medvedev, Stefanos Tsitsipas sent packing by Gael Monfils, Jenson Brooksby

French world number 28 Monfils produced a vintage performance to down Medvedev 4-6, 6-3, 6-1 in just over two hours to advance to the fourth round.

Sydney Classic 2022: Rejuvenated Andy Murray battles into first final since 2019
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Sydney Classic 2022: Rejuvenated Andy Murray battles into first final since 2019

Murray was was exceptional against towering Reilly Opelka at the Sydney Classic, battling through their semi-final 6-7 (6/8), 6-4, 6-4, successfully blunting the American's giant serve.

San Diego Open: Top-seeded Andrey Rublev overpowers Brandon Nakashima
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San Diego Open: Top-seeded Andrey Rublev overpowers Brandon Nakashima

Next up for Rublev is a match against No 6 seed Diego Schwartzman who beat Lloyd Harris.

Citi Open 2021: With painful foot, Rafael Nadal tops Jack Sock at Washington in return
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Citi Open 2021: With painful foot, Rafael Nadal tops Jack Sock at Washington in return

On Thursday, Nadal will meet 14th-seeded Lloyd Harris, a South African who advanced when his opponent, Tennys Sandgren of the US, stopped playing because of rib pain.

Tokyo Olympics 2020: Britain's Dan Evans drops out after positive COVID-19 test
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Tokyo Olympics 2020: Britain's Dan Evans drops out after positive COVID-19 test

Evans had been selected to play in the singles in Tokyo along with reigning Olympic champion Andy Murray and to partner Neal Skupski in the doubles.

Wimbledon 2021: With strong family ties, American Sebastian Korda heads to fourth round
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Wimbledon 2021: With strong family ties, American Sebastian Korda heads to fourth round

With an aggressive style that's built for grass courts, Korda got past Britain's Dan Evans 6-3, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4 to become the youngest US man to reach the round of 16 at the All England Club since Andy Roddick got to the semifinals in 2003.

Matteo Berrettini beats Dan Evans in straight sets to enter Queen's semi-finals
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Matteo Berrettini beats Dan Evans in straight sets to enter Queen's semi-finals

The top-seeded Italian made light of the day's play being delayed by four hours due to torrential rain and exposed the gap between him and the British number one once he came through a tough first set.

Andy Murray's comeback bid ends abruptly after Round 2 defeat in Queen's to Matteo Berrettini
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Andy Murray's comeback bid ends abruptly after Round 2 defeat in Queen's to Matteo Berrettini

The World No 9 Berrettini broke Murray twice in the first set and took an early break in the second for a 3-0 lead. He never looked back, mixing powerful groundstrokes with some deft touches at the net.

Italian Open: Jannik Sinner sets up Rafael Nadal clash in Rome second round
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Italian Open: Jannik Sinner sets up Rafael Nadal clash in Rome second round

The Italian teenager will face the 20-time Grand Slam winner for the second time, having impressed against Nadal in last year's French Open quarter-finals despite losing in straight sets.

Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals; Ashleigh Barty beats Paula Badosa
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Madrid Open: Rafael Nadal through to quarter-finals; Ashleigh Barty beats Paula Badosa

Nadal's path to a possible sixth Madrid title was cleared of second seeded Daniil Medvedev and fourth-seeded Monte Carlo champion Stefanos Tsitsipas who were both shock third round losers.

Monte Carlo Masters: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Dan Evans in straight sets to set up final against Andrey Rublev
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Monte Carlo Masters: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Dan Evans in straight sets to set up final against Andrey Rublev

Fourth seed Tsitsipas needed just over an hour to dispatch Britain's Evans, who knocked out world number one Novak Djokovic in the last 16.

Monte Carlo Masters: 'Disaster' as Rafael Nadal's bid for 12th title ended by Andrey Rublev
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Monte Carlo Masters: 'Disaster' as Rafael Nadal's bid for 12th title ended by Andrey Rublev

Rublev clinched his first win against third-seeded Nadal on his first match point with a typically powerful winner on forehand — a weapon Nadal struggled to contain all match.

Monte Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic eliminated in shock defeat against Dan Evans, Rafael Nadal wins
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Monte Carlo Masters: Novak Djokovic eliminated in shock defeat against Dan Evans, Rafael Nadal wins

World number one Djokovic was broken five times by the Briton in their last-16 clash and suffered his first loss of the year, having won the Australian Open for the ninth time in February.

Roger Federer won in three sets in first match back but more importantly, felt
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Roger Federer won in three sets in first match back but more importantly, felt "explosive"

What matters far more in the scheme of things than the result or the way it came about is that Federer cares about success and can conjure up what's necessary to find it.

Qatar Open: Roger Federer makes winning return against Dan Evans after 13 months out
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Qatar Open: Roger Federer makes winning return against Dan Evans after 13 months out

"It's been a long and tough road for me," said Federer, who hasn't played a match since a semis defeat to Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open in January 2020, 405 days ago.

Paris Masters 2020: Ugo Humbert upsets second-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas, sets up Marin Cilic clash
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Paris Masters 2020: Ugo Humbert upsets second-seeded Stefanos Tsitsipas, sets up Marin Cilic clash

Humbert, who is on a seven-match winning streak after winning the Antwerp title last month, missed four match points but battled to a 7-6 (7/4), 6-7 (6/8), 7-6 (7/3) victory.

Novak Djokovic should feel responsible after COVID-19 positive cases, says Briton Dan Evans
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Novak Djokovic should feel responsible after COVID-19 positive cases, says Briton Dan Evans

World number one Novak Djokovic should put his hand up and accept responsibility after Grigor Dimitrov and Borna Coric tested positive for COVID-19 while participating in his Adria Tour exhibition tournament, Briton Dan Evans said.

Would players go? Will there be format changes? Here's a look at various issues surrounding US Open
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Would players go? Will there be format changes? Here's a look at various issues surrounding US Open

Novak Djokovic is fretting about harsh restrictions on players’ entourages and other extreme changes proposed for the US Open — and saying he might not participate if it is played.