Tennis* en-au Copyright (c) 2014 Yahoo New Zealand. All rights reserved. Sat, 01 Nov 2014 16:03:46 +1300 Yahoo New Zealand Sport 144 36 Nishikori qualifies for ATP World Tour Finals (Reuters)

PARIS (Reuters) - Japan's Kei Nishikori became the first Asian-born singles player to qualify for the ATP World Tour Finals when he beat Spain's David Ferrer 3-6 7-6 (5) 6-4 in the quarter-finals of t...

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 23:52:43 +1300
Navarro, Muguruza into Sofia semi-finals (AFP)

Sofia (AFP) - Carla Suarez Navarro, Garbine Muguruza and Flavia Pennetta completed the semi-final line-up at the WTA Tournament of Champions on Friday joining Andrea Petkovic in the last-four.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 22:33:00 +1300
Raonic upsets Federer at Paris Masters (Newstalk ZB)

Milos Raonic has beaten Roger Federer for the first ever time to reach the semi-finals at the Paris Masters.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 19:53:38 +1300
Federer's number one hopes take a hit in Paris defeat (Reuters)

By Julien Pretot
PARIS (Reuters) - Roger Federer's hopes of knocking Novak Djokovic off the top of the ATP world rankings before the end of the year took a hit when he lost to big-servi...

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 16:10:20 +1300
France look to regroup for Davis Cup final after Paris debacle (AFP)

Paris (AFP) - As France now look forward to their Davis Cup final against Switzerland, coach Arnaud Clement was dealt a blow as his players flopped at the ongoing Paris Masters.

Sat, 01 Nov 2014 16:04:35 +1300
London-bound Murray awaits Djokovic with Federer in wings (AFP)

Paris (AFP) - Andy Murray guaranteed his place at the World Tour Finals on Thursday while Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer stayed neck and neck in their battle for world number one at the Paris Masters.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 23:23:43 +1300
Petkovic into Sofia semis, Makarova pulls out (AFP)

Sofia (AFP) - German fourth seed Andrea Petkovic defeated second-seeded Slovakian Dominika Cibulkova 7-5, 6-3 on Thursday to become the first player to qualify for the semi-finals of the WTA Tournament Of Champions.

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 22:44:34 +1300
London-bound Murray puts an end to 'bad year' babble (Reuters)

LONDON (Reuters) - Andy Murray may not have enjoyed a successful season by his high standards but after booking his spot at the ATP World Tour Finals on Thursday, the two-time grand slam winner ensure...

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 19:28:01 +1300
Murray in Tour Finals, Djokovic and Federer win (Reuters)

By Julien Pretot
PARIS (Reuters) - Andy Murray's recent resurgence continued when the Briton qualified for the ATP World Tour Finals by reaching the Paris Masters quarter-finals with a ...

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:18:37 +1300
Slumping Wawrinka refuses to press the panic button (Reuters)

By Julien Pretot
PARIS (Reuters) - Stan Wawrinka has only won two matches since the U.S. Open, yet there is no reason to panic, according to the Swiss, as the ATP World Tour Finals and ...

Fri, 31 Oct 2014 15:33:27 +1300