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Tennis-ATP got the Kyrgios ban right, says Woodbridge

MELBOURNE, Oct 18 (Reuters) - The ATP has rarely garnered praise for its handling of misconduct but former doubles great and Tennis Australia (TA) official Todd Woodbridge believes the players' association hit the mark with the suspension of wayward talent Nick Kyrgios.

Tennis-Banned Kyrgios could quit without proper support - Cash

MELBOURNE, Oct 18 (Reuters) - Australia's tempestuous talent Nick Kyrgios has the potential to be a future grand slam champion but could just as easily be lost to the sport if he fails to get the support he needs, according to former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash.

Andy Murray distances himself from world No 1 talk despite closing in on Novak Djokovic

While much of the talk in recent days has been on whether Andy Murray can become world No 1 before the end of the year, the man himself is not getting at all carried away by the prospect.

Nick Kyrgios 'distraught' after being handed initial eight-week tournament ban

Nick Kyrgios was 'distraught' after his tanking incident and inflammatory press conference in Shanghai last week, which have led to him being suspended for the rest of the season.

Andy Murray closes the gap on Novak Djokovic in the ATP rankings as world No 1 prepares to take some time off

Murray clinched his sixth title of the year on Sunday after beating Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut Novak Djokovic in the final of the Shanghai Masters.

Nick Kyrgios hit with suspension... but could miss just three weeks IF he sees psychologist

Australian tennis star Nick Kyrgios has been suspended by the Association of Tennis Professionals for his 'disrespectful' performance against Mischa Zverev last week.

Serena Williams injury could hand British No 1 Johanna Konta place at WTA Finals in Singapore 

Johanna Konta has been handed a potential lifeline in her bid to reach the WTA Finals in Singapore next week after Serena Williams withdrew through injury. The British No 1 missed out on automatic qualification.

Garcia survives tough opener in Luxembourg

Fourth-seeded Caroline Garcia was taken to three sets before beating Anett Kontaveit of Estonia 7-6 (2), 2-6, 6-4 on Monday in the first round of the Luxembourg Open        

Kasatkina powers past Bencic in 1st round in Moscow

Daria Kasatkina of Russia powered into the second round of the Kremlin Cup on Monday, beating Switzerland's Belinda Bencic 6-4, 6-1        

UPDATE 1-Tennis-Kremlin Cup women's singles round 1 results

Oct 17 (Gracenote) - Results from the Kremlin Cup Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday 8-Darya Kasatkina (Russia) beat Belinda Bencic (Switzerland) 6-4 6-1 9-Timea Babos (Hungary) beat Irina Begu (Romania) 6-2 6-7(2) 7-5

Kyrgios suspended, fined additional $25,000 by ATP

The 21-year-old Australian had already been fined for unsportsmanlike conduct.        

UPDATE 2-Tennis-Antwerp Open men's singles round 1 results

Oct 17 (Gracenote) - Results from the Antwerp Open Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday Robin Haase (Netherlands) beat Paul-Henri Mathieu (France) 6-4 6-2 Inigo Cervantes (Spain) beat Michael Berrer (Germany) 6-1 3-6 6-1 Andreas Seppi (Italy) beat 8-Federico Delbonis (Argentina) 7-6(7) 5-7 6-3

Murray wins sixth title of dominant season at Shanghai

Andy Murray defeated Roberto Bautista Agut 7-6 (1), 6-1 to win the Shanghai Masters on Sunday, his second title in as many weeks and the sixth overall in what is shaping up to be his most successful season on tour        

UPDATE 3-Tennis-Stockholm Open men's singles round 1 results

Oct 17 (Gracenote) - Results from the Stockholm Open Men's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday Kevin Anderson (South Africa) beat 8-Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) 2-6 6-4 6-2 Radu Albot (Moldova) beat 5-Steve Johnson (U.S.) 6-3 6-4 Adrian Mannarino (France) beat Donald Young (U.S.) 7-5 6-4 Ryan Harrison (U.S.) beat Adam Pavlasek (Czech Republic) 6-3 7-5

Early exit for Johnson, Baghdatis at Stockholm Open

Radu Albot of Moldova upset fifth-seeded Steve Johnson in straight sets in the first round of the Stockholm on Monday        

UPDATE 2-Tennis-Luxembourg Championship women's singles round 1 results

Oct 17 (Gracenote) - Results from the Luxembourg Championship Women's Singles Round 1 matches on Monday Francesca Schiavone (Italy) beat 5-Laura Siegemund (Germany) 6-2 6-2 Monica Niculescu (Romania) beat Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) 6-4 6-2 4-Caroline Garcia (France) beat Anett Kontaveit (Estonia) 7-6(2) 2-6 6-4

Nick Kyrgios suspended for the remainder of season for tanking

Australian tennis player Nick Kyrgios has been suspended for the remainder of the season and fined $25,000 for 'conduct contrary to the integrity of the game.'        

Andy Murray: I Believe I Can Get To No. 1, So I’ll Give It My Best Shot

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Andy Murray has narrowed the gap with Novak Djokovic for the No. 1 ranking.

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