In a boost to his Australian Open chances, Rafael Nadal will feature at a lead-up exhibition event.
Struggling with a virus, Petra Kvitova withdrew from the Brisbane International, a tournament she won in 2011.
We look back on sport's biggest and best moments in 2017, including memorable triumphs for Roger Federer and Jordan Spieth.
Alex De Minaur was "stoked" after finishing 2017 with a surprise win over Steve Johnson, ranked 164 places higher than the Australian.
Andy Murray is more concerned with his fitness than world ranking as he prepares to return from injury in Brisbane.
Daria Gavrilova saw off Eugenie Bouchard and Thanasi Kokkinakis outlasted Vasek Pospisil as Australia defeated Canada 2-1.
Serena Williams will take things "one day at a time" on her return to the WTA Tour and grand slam circuit after giving birth.
Jelena Ostapenko denied Serena Williams a winning return to competitive action in Abu Dhabi but there promising signs from the American.
It was a fine start to the Hopman Cup for Roger Federer, who says he feels in fine fettle with the Australian Open looming.
Still troubled by an elbow injury, Novak Djokovic is in danger of missing the Australian Open after withdrawing from another lead-up event.