World number one Rafael Nadal on Sunday withdrew from next week’s ATP Cincinnati Masters event as he prepares for this month’s US Open.
Novak Djokovic’s fourth Wimbledon win propelled him back into the top 10 of the latest ATP rankings released Monday.
Novak Djokovic raced to a fourth Wimbledon title and 13th career Grand Slam crown on Sunday when he defeated a battling but exhausted Kevin Anderson 6-2, 6-2, 7-6 (7/3).
South African tennis player Kevin Anderson will be hoping to advance to the quarter final of the Wimbledon Championship in London for the first time in his career.
The 132nd Wimbledon championships began under sunny skies on Monday with play commencing on the outside courts at 1030GMT.
The qualifying tournament for the French Open tennis tournament begins today, with South African Lloyd Harris amongst those hoping to advance to the main draw.
Second seed Marin Cilic of Croatia and fifth Seed Juan Martin del Potro are safely through to the fourth round of the Miami Open tennis tournament.
Unseeded Chung Hyeon became the first South Korean to reach a semi-final at a Grand Slam with a dominant straight sets win over American Tennys Sandgren at the Australian Open on Wednesday.
In Andy Roddick’s words, he and Novak Djokovic have been through it “a million” times – the pressure, the occasion and the formidable opponent.