Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic earned titles Sunday at the China Open.
Top-ranked Novak Djokovic reached his fifth China Open final and improved his spotless record at the tournament to 23-0 with a 6-3, 6-4 win over Andy Murray on Saturday.
Rafael Nadal was upset by big-hitting qualifier Martin Klizan of Slovakia 6-7 (7), 6-4, 6-3 in the quarterfinals of the China Open on Friday.
Defending champion Serena Williams has pulled out of the China Open with a left knee injury.
Rafael Nadal is back in form on the tennis court -- and in his sharp-tongued critiques of the ATP tour.
Venus Williams withdrew from the China Open with a viral illness Thursday shortly before her third-round match against Petra Kvitova.
Novak Djokovic extended his winning streak at the China Open to 21 straight matches, beating Canada's Vasek Pospisil 6-3, 7-5 under the roof on center court on a cold, rainy Wednesday.
Petra Kvitova and Venus Williams will meet in the third round of the China Open in a reprise of their dramatic, three-set encounter at Wimbledon.
It was a fitting goodbye for China's biggest tennis star, complete with hugs from her former competitors, cheers from Chinese fans, and a bouquet of flowers from Rafael Nadal.
Five-time winner Novak Djokovic pushed his all-time mark at the China Open to 20-0 after making quick work of Spain's Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in the first round Tuesday.
Serena WIlliams and Maria Sharapova rolled into the third round of the China Open, while Agnieszka Radwanska saw her late-season slump continue with another early loss.
Serena Williams narrowly avoided a bagel against Spanish qualifier Silvia Soler-Espinosa, then won 13 of the next 15 games to pull out a 7-5, 6-2 victory Monday in the first round of the China Open.
Maria Sharapova and Venus Williams moved into the second round at the China Open on Sunday with straight-set victories.
Rafael Nadal says the injured right wrist that sidelined him for two months and caused him to miss the US Open is feeling better and that he's ready to compete again.
Li Na, a two-time Grand Slam champion from China who took tennis in Asia to a new level, has retired due to recurring knee injuries.
Top-seeded Li Na advanced to the semifinals of the Shenzhen Open by beating Monica Niculescu of Romania 7-5, 4-6, 6-4 Thursday.