Sept 29 Romania's Simona Halep downed big-hitting American Madison Keys 6-4 6-2 to reach the last four at the Wuhan Open in China on Thursday and clinch a place at the season-ending WTA Finals.
Sept 29 (Gracenote) - Results from the Wuhan Open Women's Singles matches on Thursday Quarterfinal 10-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat Barbora Strycova (Czech Republic) 6-3 3-6 6-4 14-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat 11-Johanna Konta (Britain) 6-3 6-4 9-Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) beat 3-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) 1-6 7-6(9) 6-4 4-Simona Halep (Romania) beat 8-Madison Keys (U.S.) 6-4 6-2 Round 3 10-Dominika Cibulkova (Slovakia) beat 5-Karolina Pli
Sept 29 (Gracenote) - Results from the Shenzhen Open Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday 8-Jiri Vesely (Czech Republic) beat Inigo Cervantes (Spain) 7-6(2) 6-3 1-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) beat Mikhail Kukushkin (Kazakhstan) 7-6(7) 7-6(4) 4-Bernard Tomic (Australia) beat Ryan Harrison (U.S.) 6-4 4-6 7-5 Thomaz Bellucci (Brazil) beat Thomas Fabbiano (Italy) 7-6(2) 7-6(4)
Sept 29 (Gracenote) - Results from the Chengdu Open Men's Singles Round 2 matches on Thursday 1-Dominic Thiem (Austria) beat Wu Di (China) 6-4 6-4 5-Albert Ramos (Spain) beat Lu Yen-Hsun (Taiwan) 7-6(4) 3-6 6-4 Kevin Anderson (South Africa) beat 2-Nick Kyrgios (Australia) 3-6 7-6(6) 6-2 6-Viktor Troicki (Serbia) beat Marcos Baghdatis (Cyprus) 6-3 4-6 6-2
Sept 29 (Gracenote) - Results from the Tashkent Open Women's Singles Quarterfinal matches on Thursday 9-Denisa Allertova (Czech Republic) beat 2-Kirsten Flipkens (Belgium) 7-5 6-4 Kristyna Pliskova (Czech Republic) beat Irina Khromacheva (Russia) 6-3 6-4 4-Nao Hibino (Japan) beat 6-Lesia Tsurenko (Ukraine) 7-6(6) (Tsurenko retired) Kateryna Kozlova (Ukraine) beat Stefanie Voegele (Switzerland) 6-3 6-3
Sept 28 (Gracenote) - Results from the Wuhan Open Women's Singles Round 3 matches on Wednesday 3-Agnieszka Radwanska (Poland) beat Caroline Wozniacki (Denmark) 6-4 6-2 14-Petra Kvitova (Czech Republic) beat 1-Angelique Kerber (Germany) 6-7(10) 7-5 6-4 11-Johanna Konta (Britain) beat 7-Carla Suarez Navarro (Spain) 7-5 7-6(6) 9-Svetlana Kuznetsova (Russia) beat 6-Venus Williams (U.S.) 6-2 6-2 8-Madison Keys (U.S.) beat Darya Kasatkina (Russia) 6-1 4-6 6-4
Sept 28 Angelique Kerber suffered her first defeat as world number one when Petra Kvitova beat her 6-7(10) 7-5 6-4 in a marathon third- round match at the Wuhan Open in China on Wednesday.
Sept 28 World number one Novak Djokovic has been forced to withdraw from next week's China Open in Beijing because of an elbow injury.
Sept 28 (Gracenote) - Results from the Shenzhen Open Men's Singles matches on Wednesday Round 2 Janko Tipsarevic (Serbia) beat 6-Benoit Paire (France) 6-0 6-7(5) 7-5 3-Richard Gasquet (France) beat Andrew Whittington (Australia) 6-1 6-0 Malek Jaziri (Tunisia) beat 2-David Goffin (Belgium) 7-6(2) 3-6 6-2 Mischa Zverev (Germany) beat 7-Fabio Fognini (Italy) 7-6(3) 6-4 Round 1 5-Thomas Fabbiano (Italy) beat Yoshihito Nishioka (Japan) 3-6 6-3 6-4
SEVRES, France, Sept 28 The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) on Wednesday defended the Therapeutic Use Exemption (TUE) system after some athletes' confidential medical data was leaked by a group of Russian hackers, shedding light on potential abuse.