Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Results from the Kremlin Cup Men's Singles Semifinal matches on Saturday 6-Pablo Carreno (Spain) beat Stephane Robert (France) 6-3 7-6(2) Fabio Fognini (Italy) beat 3-Philipp Kohlschreiber (Germany) 6-1 7-6(2)
Unseeded Argentine Diego Schwartzman upset top-seeded David Goffin 7-5, 2-6, 7-5 to reach the European Open final on Saturday
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Result from the Luxembourg Championship Women's Singles Final on Saturday Monica Niculescu (Romania) beat 1-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) 6-4 6-0
Keys is also the first American to debut in the top 10 since Serena Williams in 1999.
SINGAPORE, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Russia's Svetlana Kuznetsova raced to a 6-2 6-1 victory over Australian Daria Gavrilova to defend her Kremlin Cup title in Moscow on Saturday and secure a place at the season-ending WTA Finals.
Olympic silver medalist Juan Martin del Potro of Argentina reached his second final of the year at the Stockholm Open after beating 2013 champion Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria 6-4, 7-5
Oct 22 (Gracenote) - Result from the Kremlin Cup Women's Singles Final on Saturday 1-Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) beat Daria Gavrilova (Australia) 6-2 6-1
Svetlana Kuznetsova secured the last spot at the WTA Finals in Singapore after defeating Daria Gavrilova of Australia 6-2, 6-1 Saturday to retain her Kremlin Cup title
SINGAPORE, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Agnieszka Radwanska returns to the scene of her greatest triumph next week when she opens the defence of her WTA Finals title and the 27-year-old Pole is the first to admit that luck can be as important as skill to emerge victorious in Singapore.
Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova has reached the No. 2 world ranking, and collected two slam titles at the U.S. and French opens. Coming into this week the veteran was told she needed to win the Kremlin Cup in her home country to qualify for the year-end WTA Finals, and she responded.
Homegrown champ Stan Wawrinka is the top seed, and players Marin Cilic and David Goffin are looking to use Basel to boost their qualifying chances for the year-end championships at the Swiss Indoors next week.
Andy Murray is closing on world No. 1 Novak Djokovic, and Vienna this week could be a big part of the Brit having a shot at catching the Serb at the year-end championships.
SINGAPORE, Oct 22 (Reuters) - Angelique Kerber showed more passion in the media centre than on the court when she crashed out of last year's WTA Finals, the German angered by the format and frustrated by her inability to win the set off an eliminated opponent she needed to advance.
Madison Keys is the first American outside of Serena and Venus Williams to earn a berth at the year-end WTA Finals in more than a decade
If Svetlana Kuznetsova wins Moscow she'll also qualify for the WTA Finals in Singapore.
A pair of good semifinals are on tap in Stockholm on Saturday.
Rafael Nadal academy is now open!
Grigor Dimitrov of Bulgaria advanced to the semifinals of the Stockholm Open by beating Kevin Anderson of South Africa 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-2 on Friday
Top-seeded David Goffin of Belgium had more trouble than expected against Romanian qualifier Marius Copil, rallying to win 5-7, 6-1, 6-3 to reach the semifinals of the European Open on Friday
Grigor Dimitrov set up a semi-final meeting with Juan Martin del Potro at the Stockholm Open after beating Kevin Anderson in three sets. Dimitrov beat Anderson 7-6 (3), 5-7, 6-2 on Friday.