Serbia’s Novak Djokovic celebrates with the trophy after winning the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals against Switzerland’s Roger Federer. Photograph: Alex Morton/Reuters

Both finalists were history men but Novak Djokovic underlined that he has more of it in front of him than does Roger Federer when he beat the Swiss in(...)

 A dejected Andy Murray throws his sweatband into the crowd following his defeat during the men’s singles match against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland on day six of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena. Photograph: Julian Finney/Getty Images

Andy Murray must pick himself up for the Davis Cup final after his ATP World Tour Finals campaign came to a premature end once again. The Scot found n(...)

 Spain’s Rafael Nadal in action against compatriot David Ferrer  in the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in the O2 Arena, London, yesterday. Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Livepic via Reuters

Novak Djokovic and his team will have watched Rafael Nadal’s struggle against David Ferrer here yesterday afternoon with their usual attention to det(...)

Roger Federer was sporting a week-old beard when playing Kei Nishikori at the ATP Tennis Finals in London. Photograph: Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters.

It was hard at times to recognise the Roger Federer who soared, dipped and soared like a wounded eagle against Kei Nishikori for more than two hours h(...)

Andy Murray in action against David Ferrer during their singles Ilie Nastase group match at the ATP Tour finals tournament at the O2 Arena in London. Photograph: Andy Rain/EPA

It’s not often that Andy Murray smiles on court, but he had good reason to be in light-hearted mood during his straight-sets win over David Ferrer to(...)

 Roger Federer has called for more drug testing in rugby. Photograph: Tony O’Brien/Reuters

Roger Federer believes tennis players should undergo more anti-doping tests to ensure the sport does not suffer the problems that have plunged athlet(...)

Michael Carey of  Grow Dublin Tourism Alliance with  Minister for Transport, Tourism and Sport Paschal Donohoe and Orla Carroll, director of Dublin, Failte Ireland with Eadaoin McCorry, Tristan McKenna and Sohpie Knap at Fáilte Ireland’s new €1m brand campaign for the city. Photograph: Alan Betson 1:27

London is almost a sister city to Dublin. Heaving with long-departed and more recent emigrants, it’s the place you go to when you think (usually incor(...)

Novak Djokovic: “He is believed to be a perfectly pleasant character away from the court, bright, multilingual and a family man.” Photograph: Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

It has been quite touching really, this furrowed focus on why, despite securing a 10th Grand Slam title by once again beating Roger Federer in the US (...)

Novak Djokovic  wins his tenth major  by beating Roger Federer 6-4, 5-7, 6-4, 6-4 in the final of the US Open. Photograph:  Clive Brunskill/Getty Images

Roger Federer was on a roll: a new service return, renewed confidence and 28 straight sets won coming into the US Open final. Once again, Novak Djokov(...)

Novak Djokovic, of Serbia, holds up the championship trophy after defeating Roger Federer, of Switzerland, in the men’s championship match of the US Open. Photograph: David Goldman/AP

Novak Djokovic said he had come ready for Roger Federer’s attacking game and his fervent home support after beating the Swiss to secure the US Open — (...)