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Chris Kermode to step down as ATP president at end of year

Chris Kermode's contract was scheduled to expire at the end of the season and some players, including 17-times Grand Slam champion Rafa Nadal, believed the 54-year-old Briton should have continued in the job.

ATP Cup men's team event goes to Sydney and Brisbane

Sydney, which will host the final, announced a A$50.5 million ($36 million) upgrade of the Olympic Tennis Centre venue on Friday, which includes putting a roof on the main showcourt.


Kevin Anderson thrashes Kei Nishikori 6-0 6-1 at ATP Finals

Kevin Anderson came within a whisker of a rare "double bagel" at the ATP Finals when he trounced Japan's Kei Nishikori 6-0 6-1 at the 02 Arena on Tuesday.

Towel racks hotly debated amid tennis rule changes in ATP's Next Gen Finals

The towel rack is just one of the new rules being applied, along with on-court coaching, shorter sets, no-Ad scoring, medical timeout limits, and no lets on serve.

Video review technology to be tried for first time at ATP Next Gen Finals

The Video Review will give players the chance to challenge judgement calls from the umpire such as whether a ball bounced twice or whether a player inadvertently made an illegal double hit.

John Isner opens with win in bid for 5th Atlanta Open title

John Isner set up a quarterfinal match against seventh-seeded Mischa Zverev of Germany, a 6-4, 6-2 winner over Russia's Mikhail Youzhny.


ATP Challenger revamp likely to affect tournaments in India

ATP introduced vast changes to the format of its Challenger Tour, the added financial strain is threatening the Pune Challenger.

Ramkumar Ramanathan eyes first singles ATP title for India in 20 years

20 years after Leander Paes lifted the ATP title in Newport, Ramkumar Ramanathan has a chance to win another as he faces USA's Steve Johnson in the Hall of Fame Open final.

Staging back-to-back ITF and ATP events is 'insane', says ATP chief

The ATP has proposed a revamped World Team Cup, starting in 2020, in partnership with Tennis Australia that will be held before the Australian Open in January.

ATP investigate 'racial prejudice' allegations after Ryan Harrison-Donald Young clash

The men's tour said in a statement on Tuesday they would review video and audio from the match after the two players had a heated debate at a change of ends during the encounter.