Serena to sparkle on return? Sporting predictions for 2018

What does the next year hold in store? BBC Sport has taken a look in its crystal ball and come up with the answers. Source: BBC Tennis News

Andy Murray will be happy to be playing at '30 in the world level'

Andy Murray says he doesn’t mind if he is ranked at “30 in the world level” as he prepares to return from six months out. Source: BBC Tennis News

Williams 'excited' after making return to tennis

Serena Williams is “excited to be back” after playing Jelena Ostapenko in her first match since giving birth fourth months ago. Source: BBC Tennis News

Novak Djokovic pulls out of Qatar Open, Murray to play Harrison or Mayer in Brisbane

Novak Djokovic pulls out of the Qatar Open because of his ongoing elbow injury, raising doubts about appearing at the Australian Open. Source: BBC Tennis News

Andy Murray: Briton loses one-set match after stepping in for Novak Djokovic

Andy Murray loses a one-set exhibition match in Abu Dhabi after stepping in as a late replacement for Novak Djokovic. Source: BBC Tennis News

Novak Djokovic comeback on hold after injury setback

Former world number one Novak Djokovic says he has postponed his long-awaited comeback because of an elbow injury. Source: BBC Tennis News

Nadal pulls out of Brisbane International

World number one Rafael Nadal withdraws from the Brisbane International but says he still intends to play at the Australian Open. Source: BBC Tennis News

Serena Williams to make comeback after giving birth

Former world number one Serena Williams will play her first match since giving birth in September in Abu Dhabi next week. Source: BBC Tennis News

Andy Murray: Double Wimbledon champion to delay departure to Australia

Andy Murray delays his departure to Australia but hopes to be back playing in a couple of weeks, according to his management company. Source: BBC Tennis News

Bartoli keen to follow 'perfect example' on return

Former Wimbledon champion Mario Bartoli says she can “still compete with the best in the world” after announcing a comeback at the age of 33. Source: BBC Tennis News