Rafa Nadal is a “creature of habit” and was “caught off guard” by his uncle Toni’s decision to part ways after one of the longest and most successful coaching relationships in Tennis, believes Peter Fleming.
Britain’s Davis Cup quarter-final tie against France will be held on indoor clay in the Normandy city of Rouen.
Alexandr Dolgopolov has claimed his first ATP singles title for five years after beating Kei Nishikori in the final of the Argentina Open.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga claimed his first ATP title since 2015, battling back from a set down to beat David Goffin to win the Rotterdam Open.
British No 1 Johanna Konta has withdrawn from the Dubai Duty Free Championships because of an injury to her left foot.
Kei Nishikori headlines this week’s Rio Open with former champions David Ferrer and Pablo Cuevas also in the line-up.
Karolina Pliskova stormed to her second WTA title of the year, beating Caroline Wozniacki 6-3 6-4 in the Qatar Open in Doha on Saturday.
Jo-Wilfried Tsonga remains on course for a first ATP title since 2015 after beating Tomas Berdych to reach the final of the Rotterdam Open.
Caroline Wozniacki will face Karolina Pliskova in the Qatar Open final after a bumper Friday of quarter and semi-final action.
Marin Cilic, David Goffin and Tomas Berdych all progressed to the quarter-finals of the Rotterdam Open on Thursday.