Former British number two Mel South has announced her retirement from tennis.
Australian Open Tournament Match Bets Outrights
In his latest Net Talk column, our Andy Schooler takes a look at who will play where ahead of January's Australian Open.
Six of the world's top 10 female players will compete at the Apia Sydney International ahead of the Australian Open.
Laura Robson will complete her Australian Open preparations by playing in the Hobart International in January.
Andy Murray, Justin Rose and Tony McCoy head the list of nominees for the 2013 BBC Sports Personality of the Year.
World number one Rafael Nadal beat Novak Djokovic in a Buenos Aires exhibition match on Sunday.
David Nalbandian headed into retirement on the back of an exhibition defeat to world number one Rafael Nadal.
The Chinese pair of Di Wu and Hao Chen Tang have both earned themelves wild cards into next year's Australian Open.
Serena Williams has been named the WTA's player of the year for the fifth time.