Petra Kvitova said she was confident of making a full recovery after a knife attack left her needing surgery on her left hand.
Roger Federer believes his six-month injury absence could help prolong his playing career, saying he has enjoyed the break.
Petra Kvitova should be able to play tennis again but is set to miss the first half of next season after her left hand was slashed in a knife attack.
The 2017 Australian Open will offer US$36.25 million in prize money, with the men's and women's singles champions both netting a cool $3.7 million.
Petra Kvitova has undergone surgery to her left hand that was badly cut by a knife-wielding burglar at her home in the Czech town of Prostejov.
Two-time Wimbledon champ Petra Kvitova was injured after an attack by a knife-wielding burglar at her home in the eastern Czech town of Prostejov.
Two-time Wimbledon champion Petra Kvitova suffered an Australian Open setback on Tuesday when she was ruled out of the Hopman Cup with a foot injury.
Former world number one Carlos Moya is joining Rafael Nadal's coaching team alongside the 14-time Grand Slam champion's long-time coach, Toni Nadal.
Raven Klaasen believes 2017 could be a big year for himself and doubles partner Rajeev Ram on the ATP World Tour.
Novak Djokovic was toppled as the world number one by Andy Murray because his work-rate dropped, former coach Boris Becker said.
Bernard Tomic has no qualms wiping his hands of a year he would rather forget and is keen to make a fresh start when he opens his season.
World number two Novak Djokovic has confirmed his split from coach Boris Becker after three years working together and six Grand Slam victories.
Doubles extraordinaire Raven Klaasen believes South Africa could see an upsurge on the international tennis scene.
Andy Murray capped off a superb year with victory at the ATP World Tour Finals and ending the year as the No 1 ranked men's ...
Andy Murray's Tour Finals title capped an impressive 2016 that also saw the Scot win the Wimbledon and Olympic singles titles.