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Australian Open final: Djokovic, Thiem final going to 5

Djokovic is a seven-time champion at Melbourne Park, where he has never lost a final or semifinal he has contested

02 Feb 2020 4:22 PM

Sore Caroline Wozniacki pulls out of Kooyong Classic

The 29-year-old announced last month that she will quit after the first Grand Slam of the year.

14 Jan 2020 12:06 PM

Maria Sharapova slams 'second-hand' Brisbane event as men take over

The WTA tournament is being run alongside the Brisbane leg of the men's new team tournament, which has taken over centre court.

08 Jan 2020 2:29 PM

Maria Sharapova receives Australian Open wildcard

The 32-year-old, who won the tournament in 2008, has slipped down the rankings to 147, outside automatic qualification.

08 Jan 2020 11:59 AM

Venus Williams pulls out of Brisbane International, cites 'setback' in training

Williams was set to join world no one Ashleigh Barty in a strong field at the Queensland Tennis Centre from Jan. 6-12.

01 Jan 2020 5:32 PM


Maria Sharapova gets wild card, set to return for Australian open

The five-times Grand Slam champion has dropped to 133rd in the world after a season in which injuries restricted her to eight tournaments.

31 Dec 2019 11:16 AM

Andy Murray out of Australian Open

October saw Murray win the European open in Antwerp, a victory that suggested he could still contend for major honours.

29 Dec 2019 11:20 AM

Indian Wells Masters: Venus Williams comes back from illness, defeats Andrea Petkovic

Venus Williams received medical attention from a trainer late in the first set, saved her best tennis for the biggest moments.

08 Mar 2019 3:07 PM

Djokovic aims to win record sixth Indian Wells Masters trophy

Djokovic is making his first start since winning his third Grand Slam title on the trot at the Australian Open in January.

08 Mar 2019 12:04 PM

'No longer in pain', 'unsure about playing top-level tennis again', says Murray

The 31-year-old underwent hip resurfacing surgery at the end of January to overcome the problem that first became a serious issue in 2017.

07 Mar 2019 10:11 AM


Infosys inks 3-year deal with Australian Open

The financial details of the deal were, however, not disclosed.

10 Sep 2018 4:15 PM

Bopanna full of beans!

Tennis champion Rohan Bopanna is back from the Australian Open as runners-up mixed doubles, and has coffee on his mind.

02 Feb 2018 5:32 AM

A timeless wonder

The ageless wonder now has an unprecedented 20 Grand Slams, a third after touching 35.

30 Jan 2018 12:15 AM

Australian Open: At 36, Fedex knows no stopping

Swiss master captures 20th Grand Slam with five-set win over Cilic.

29 Jan 2018 1:25 AM

Australian Open: Roger Federer sets up Chung showdown

Kerber sweeps aside Keys, runs into World No 1 Halep in last four stage.

25 Jan 2018 7:01 AM


Australian Open 2018: Rafael Nadal, Roger Federer earn top 2 seeds

If the draw goes to seeding, Dimitrov would face American Jack Sock in the last eight, with ailing world number five Dominic Thiem.

11 Jan 2018 7:28 PM

Rafael Nadal pulls out of Brisbane International but says yes to Australian Open

The Spaniard said he still planned to play in the year's opening Grand Slam tournament, starting in Melbourne on January 15.

28 Dec 2017 5:04 PM

Sania Mirza set to miss Australian Open in January

The 31-year-old said that she is currently troubled by jumper's knee, which is an overuse injury that results in pain at front of the knee.

17 Dec 2017 11:33 AM

Pune to host atp challenger

The qualifiers of the same will be held on Saturday and Sunday, from which four players will progress to the main draw.

11 Nov 2017 2:10 AM

Andy Murray targets return in Brisbane international ahead of Australian Open

Murray has been sidelined with a hip problem since Wimbledon but returned to the court for a charity event in Glasgow.

08 Nov 2017 12:09 PM


Kidambi Srikanth creates history by reaching final of Australian Open

Srikanth becomes only the fifth player in the world to contest three successive Super Series finals.

24 Jun 2017 3:40 PM

Serena Williams confirms pregnancy rumours on Snapchat

While Serena Williams won't play again this year, "she looks forward to returning in 2018," Bush Novak said.

20 Apr 2017 1:49 PM

Rejuvenated Federer picks fitness over rankings

Federer is expected to take a break after Miami and his earliest return to court could be the Rome Masters in early May.

01 Apr 2017 1:41 AM

Toni Nadal will no longer coach Rafael Nadal

Rafael Nadal's uncle and long-time coach Toni Nadal will not accompany the Spanish great on tour anymore.

11 Feb 2017 8:43 PM

Davis Cup: Novak Djokovic survives scare, Argentina slump

Novak Djokovic dropped the first set against Daniil Medvedev before the latter retired with cramps in Serbia's Davis Cup tie against Russia.

04 Feb 2017 11:00 AM


Ageless wonders

The combined age of the two winners was 70 while all four finalists were above 30 for the first time in tennis history.

31 Jan 2017 4:36 AM

‘I would have been happy to lose to Rafa,’ an emotional Federer says after winning the Aus open

It was the 35-year-old Federer's first major title since Wimbledon in 2012.

29 Jan 2017 9:20 PM

Australian Open: Roger Federer beats Rafael Nadal for 18th Grand Slam title

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal contested an enthralling five set match with the former coming out on top.

29 Jan 2017 6:58 PM

Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig lose in Australian Open mixed doubles final

Sania Mirza and her partner Ivan Dodig were comprehensively beaten by Abigail Spears and Juan Sebastian Cabal.

29 Jan 2017 12:17 PM

Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal clash in blockbuster Australian Open final

Rafael Nadal can win his 15th Grand Slam title, closing the gap on Roger Federer, who has 18 major titles to his name.

29 Jan 2017 8:43 AM


Federer-Nadal rivalry is greatest ever in tennis

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal vying for a Grand Slam title seemed a glorious chapter, but from the past.

29 Jan 2017 12:38 AM

Serena Williams: From ghettos to glory

Strong but also quick, ruthless and fiercely competitive, Serena Williams has been at the top for a generation.

28 Jan 2017 4:54 PM

Serena Williams captures record 23rd Grand Slam with Australian Open triumph

Serena Williams beat Venus Williams in the Australian Open final to win a record 23rd Grand Slam title.

28 Jan 2017 3:51 PM

Australian Open: Roger Federer, Rafael Nadal bid to add another chapter to captivating rivalry

Roger Federer will renew his rivalry with Rafael Nadal as the two greats clash in the Australian Open final.

28 Jan 2017 3:07 PM

An all Williams Australian Open final: Will it be Venus or Serena?

Serena Williams and Venus Williams will meet in the Australian Open final, their ninth Grand Slam final against each other.

28 Jan 2017 1:00 PM


Nadal downs Dimitrov, to face Federer in Aus Open final

Rafael Nadal set up a dream final with Roger Federer after beating Grigor Dimitrov in five sets in the semifinals of the Australian Open.

27 Jan 2017 8:15 PM

Sania Mirza - Ivan Dodig march into Australian Open final

Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig beat Samantha Stosur and Sam Groth to enter the Australian Open final.

27 Jan 2017 12:19 PM

Australian Open: Age-defying Fedex, Venus in final

Federer now has a golden opportunity to add to his record 17 major titles and potentially gain revenge against Nadal.

27 Jan 2017 3:55 AM

Leander Paes - Martina Hingis crash out of Australian Open

The Indo-Swiss pair of Leander Paes and Martina Hingis were knocked out of the Australian Open by Sam Groth and Samantha Stosur.

26 Jan 2017 3:31 PM

Australian Open: Serena Williams thrashes Lucic-Baroni, to meet sister Venus in final

Serena Williams will meet her sister Venus in the Australian Open final after making short work of Mirjana Lucic-Baroni.

26 Jan 2017 2:47 PM


Venus Williams reaches Australian Open final with win over Coco Vandeweghe

Venus Williams fought back from a set down to beat Coco Vandeweghe and reach the Australian Open final.

26 Jan 2017 12:25 PM

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal roars again as Serena Williams cruises

Williams, 35, has come a long way since her last meeting with Lucic-Baroni in the second round at Wimbledon in 1998.

26 Jan 2017 1:34 AM

Australian Open: Nadal brushes aside Raonic to enter semis

Rafael Nadal eased past Milos Raonic in straight sets to enter his first Grand Slam semifinal since the 2014 French Open.

25 Jan 2017 5:35 PM

Sania Mirza-Ivan Dodig in last four of Australian Open

Second seeds Sania Mirza and Ivan Dodig entered the semifinals of the Australian Open after beating Rohan Bopanna and Gabriela Dabrowski.

25 Jan 2017 12:18 PM

Serena beats Konta to reach Aus Open semis

Serena Williams, who lost last year's Australian Open final to Angelique Kerber, came into the tournament with doubts over her form.

25 Jan 2017 10:39 AM


Australian Open: Roger Federer rolls into all-Swiss semi

Roger Federer made light of the challenge posed by German Mischa Zverev, who stunned top seed Andy Murray in the fourth round.

24 Jan 2017 7:19 PM

Roddick, Clijsters elected to Hall of Fame

Andy Roddick and Kim Clijsters will be the headline inductees into the International Tennis Hall of Fame this year.

24 Jan 2017 12:03 PM

Venus Williams sets Australian record with run to semifinals

Venus Williams has become the oldest woman to reach the Australian Open semifinals in the Open era.

24 Jan 2017 9:07 AM

Rafael Nadal survives Gael Monfils fightback

Rafael Nadal had not reached the last eight in a major since the 2015 French Open, so he celebrated wildly after closing out the clash.

23 Jan 2017 8:16 PM

Australian Open: Paes-Hingis move into last eight

Leander Paes and Martina Hingis entered the quarterfinals of the Australian Open with a comfortable win over Matt Reid and Casey Dellacqua.

23 Jan 2017 4:55 PM


Australian Open: Mirza-Dodig race into mixed doubles 2nd round

The Indo-Croatian pair produced a resilient performance throughout the match to record a comfortable 7-5, 6-4 win.

21 Jan 2017 7:02 PM

Djokovic out in 2nd-round upset loss to Istomin in Australia

After 4 hours and 48 minutes, he sent a service return long to give No. 117-ranked Istomin a 7-6 (8), 5-7, 2-6, 7-6 (5), 6-4 win.

19 Jan 2017 2:43 PM

Of Roger Federer, baby fed and kerber’s 29th birthday

The 17-time Grand Slam champion, will next face long-time rival Tomas Berdych.

19 Jan 2017 5:18 AM

Australian Open: Murray magic as Kyrgios is booed

Kyrgios, who is returning from a ban for “lack of best efforts” in a match in Shanghai, played lethargically and casually.

19 Jan 2017 5:08 AM

'Selfish' Serena says engagement hasn't sunk in

The American powerhouse got engaged to Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian.

14 Jan 2017 11:06 AM


Djokovic. Novak Djokovic. Licensed to thrill

The 29-year-old Serbian joined Roy Emerson as the most successful men's champion at the Australian Open last year with his sixth title.

12 Jan 2017 3:29 PM

Sir Andy Murray to be treated like 'royalty' in Melbourne

Andy Murray's brother, Jamie, said it would be 'weird' to hear broadcasters and announcers in Melbourne call his sibling 'Sir'.

12 Jan 2017 9:37 AM

Martin Del Potro ruled out of Australian Open

Martin Del Potro was also forced to withdraw from his warm up event, Auckland Classic.

25 Dec 2016 3:39 PM

Sania Mirza eyes another slam next year

Sania has been training at the MSLTA here for four days and is slated to leave for Brisbane next week for her first tournament.

21 Dec 2016 2:58 AM

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