Ernests Gulbis joined Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal in the latest ATP winner's circle and made a strong move in the men's world tennis rankings.
Horacio Zeballos joined an elite group with his victory over Rafael Nadal at the ATP stop in Chile, a win that boosted him to No. 43 in the world rankings.
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Rafael Nadal slips to No. 5 in the world rankings as of Monday, the first time in nearly eight years he's been ranked out of the Top 4.
Novak Djokovic has a lock on the world's No. 1 men's tennis ranking as he competes in the first major tournament of 2013.
Roger Federer picked up his 800th match victory during Friday's quarterfinal play of the BNP Paribas Masters tennis tournament in Paris.
Top-ranked men's tennis player Roger Federer has earned his fourth straight player of the year award.
Former men's tennis star Michael Chang Wednesday was among the 2008 inductees for the International Tennis Hall of Fame at Newport, Rhode Island.
Alex Corretja, a former No. 2 on the men's tennis circuit, has announced his retirement after a 16-year career.
Roger Federer opened the 2006 tennis season by beating Gael Monfils, 6-3, 7-6 (7-5), Saturday in the title match of the Qatar Open at Doha.