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LIVE: Sparkling Aussie clinches Adelaide title

Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis has defeated Frenchman Arthur Rinderknech to claim the men's Adelaide International singles title.

The 25-year-old downed his rival 6-7 (6-8), 7-6 (7-5), 6-3 to win his first title on the ATP circuit – and it's clear just how much it means to him as he shouts in triumph and breaks down in tears.

Former British tennis player Mark Petchey labelled it "raw emotion" on Nine's Wide World of Sports coverage.

Kokkinakis' luckless history with injuries is undoubtedly a major fuel source of his emotional reaction.

As Thanasi Kokkinakis and Arthur Rinderknech battle in the Adelaide International final, Russian Aslan Karatsev and Briton Andy Murray are playing out the men's singles decider of the Sydney Tennis Classic.

Karatsev won the first set 6-3.

Thanasi Kokkinakis has broken Arthur Rinderknech's serve in the first game of the deciding set.

That's the first break of serve in the match.

What a time to do it!

The deciding set of the Adelaide International final between Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis and Frenchman Arthur Rinderknech is underway.

Rinderknech claimed the first set in a tie-break and Kokkinakis took out the second set in a tie-break.

How will the deciding set pan out?

Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis has taken out the second-set tie-break to force a deciding set against Frenchman Arthur Rinderknech.

So impressive from this classy talent!

Thanasi Kokkinakis and Arthur Rinderknech are off to another tie-break.

There is very little splitting these two as they hunt Adelaide International silverware.

Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis lost the first set of the Sydney Tennis Classic final but is pushing his rival hard in the second.

After losing the opening set 7-6 (8-6) in thrilling scenes, Kokkinakis is leading Frenchman Arthur Rinderknech 5-4 in the second set.

Paul Badosa has taken out the Sydney Tennis Classic title at Ken Rosewall Arena.

The Spanish star beat Czech Barbora Krejcikova 6-3, 4-6, 7-6 (7-4).

Things are all tied up at Memorial Drive, with the match progressing on serve in the opening set.

Barbora Krejčíková has hit back against Paula Badosa, sending their championship final into a third set decider.

Krejčíková stormed ahead, before weathering a comeback from Badosa to level the set at 3-3. She then pushed through to claim the set 6-4.