Gala Leon Garcia is to become Spain's first female Davis Cup captain, it has been confirmed.
Li Na won her second Grand Slam title after beating Dominika Cibulkova in Melbourne. The 2015 Australian Open will take place from 19 January to 1 February. For information visit the official Australian Open site.
Gilles Simon headlines Andy Schooler's preview of this week's ATP action in Shenzhen and Kuala Lumpur.
Victoria Azarenka will miss out on the rest of the 2014 season following a foot injury.
David Goffin claimed his second career title with a straight-sets victory over Joao Sousa at the Moselle Open in Metz.
Serbian Ana Ivanovic beat Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark 6-2 7-6 (7-2) to win the Pan Pacific Open in Tokyo.
Karolina Pliskova beat Varvara Lepchenko in three sets in the final of the Korean Open in Seoul.
Monica Niculescu beat Alize Cornet 6-4 6-0 in the final of the Guangzhou Open to claim her second WTA Tour title.
British pair Jamie Murray and Jonathan Marray were knocked out in the semi-finals of the Moselle Open.
A football stadium in Lille is to play host to November's Davis Cup final between France and Switzerland.
Two-time grand slam winner Li Na has announced her retirement from the sport after struggling to overcome knee problems.