By Ros Satar
- ATP Brisbane & WTA Brisbane
- ATP Doha
- ATP Pune
- WTA Auckland
- WTA Shenzhen
Latest Tennis Results – Full main draw singles results from ATP & WTA tournaments this week, plus our quick hits of the day’s action.
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ATP Brisbane Results & Quick Hits
- Jeremy Chardy last year snapped his 7-match losing streak in ATP Tour Semi-finals, and will want to progress that still further, reaching the semi-final here for just the second time (first time in 2014)
- Jo-Wilfred Tsonga has been impressive on his comeback after injury and knee surgery in April last year.
- Daniil Medvedev, who frustrated Andy Murray’s comeback led the ATP tour last year with 38 hard court wins and reached a career high last year in November (No. 16).
WTA Brisbane Results & Quick Hits
- By reaching the last four in Brisbane, Naomi Osaka will equal her career-high ranking of No. 4 and could climb to No. 3 if she wins the title for the highest rank for a Japanese player (male or female)
- Donna Vekic will earn herself a career best ranking of No. 29, as will Lesia Tsurenko who will be ranked No. 24, and if she wins the title, one spot higher.
- Karolina Pliskova won here in 2017 and is aiming to make her second final here, and if she does, she will be the third player to reach multiple finals in Brisbane along with Serena Williams and Victoria Azarenka
Brisbane International ORDER OF PLAY – SATURDAY, 5 JANUARY 2019
PAT RAFTER ARENA Starting At: 11:00 am
Nicole MELICHAR (USA) Kveta PESCHKE (CZE) v Hao-Ching CHAN (TPE) Latisha CHAN (TPE)
Not Before 1:00 pm
Lesia TSURENKO (UKR) vs Naomi OSAKA (JPN) 
Not Before 3:00 pm
Jeremy CHARDY (FRA) vs Kei NISHIKORI (JPN)
Not Before 7:00 pm
Donna VEKIC (CRO) vs Karolina PLISKOVA (CZE) 
[PR] Jo-Wilfried TSONGA (FRA) vs Daniil MEDVEDEV (RUS) 
ATP Doha Results & Quick Hits
- Despite a dominant performance at the Mubadala World Tennis Championships, Novak Djokovic had his first stumble after being down by Roberto Bautista Agut in the semi-final
- It is a welcome return for Tomas Berdych after missing five months of last season after struggling with a back injury which saw him drop to No.77
QATAR EXXONMOBIL OPEN ORDER OF PLAY – Saturday, 5 January 2019
CENTER COURT Matches Start At: 6:00 pm
Roberto BAUTISTA AGUT (ESP)  vs [WC] Tomas BERDYCH (CZE)
ATP Pune Results & Quick Hits
- Kevin Anderson put paid to defending champion Gilles Simon’s attempts to make it two finals in Pune, in a row.
- Anderson will face tour veteran Ivo Karlovic, who was the oldest player to reach an ATP semi-final since Jimmy Connors in 1993.
TATA OPEN MAHARASHTRA ORDER OF PLAY – Saturday, 5 January 2019
CENTRE COURT Matches Start At: 3:00 pm
Rohan BOPANNA (IND) Divij SHARAN (IND)  vs Luke BAMBRIDGE (GBR) Jonny O’MARA (GBR)
Not Before 5:00 pm
Kevin ANDERSON (RSA)  vs Ivo KARLOVIC (CRO)
WTA Auckland Results & Quick Hits
- Julia Goerges looks set to make it another WTA Auckland final, but the real story has been the wins of Bianca Andreescu. First she took out Caroline Wozniacki, and backed it up with a win over Venus Williams.
ASB Classic 2019 ORDER OF PLAY – SATURDAY, 5 JANUARY 2019
CENTRE COURT Starting at: 3:00 pm
[WC] Paige Mary HOURIGAN (NZL) Taylor TOWNSEND (USA) vs Kirsten FLIPKENS (BEL) Johanna LARSSON (SWE) 
Not Before 5:00 pm
Viktoria KUZMOVA (SVK) vs Julia GOERGES (GER) 
[Q] Bianca ANDREESCU (CAN) vs Su-Wei HSIEH (TPE) 
WTA Shenzhen Results & Quick Hits
- Maria Sharapova succumbed once more to injury and could not complete her match against Aryna Sabalenka
- Better luck for fellow Russian Vera Zvonareva who has already jumped 14 places up the rankings and is likely to be back in the Top 100 when the new rankings come out on Monday.
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