15h ago| Tennis

Peace breaks out between Medvedev and crowd

Peace broke out between title favourite Daniil Medvedev and the Australian Open crowd on Saturday as the forthright Russian cruised into the last 16.

20h ago| Tennis

Medvedev, Tsitsipas march into last 16

World number two and title favourite Daniil Medvedev won over the Australian Open crowd on Saturday as he eased into the last 16 along with Stefanos Tsitsipas.

1d ago| Tennis

Sabalenka, Halep sweep into last 16

World number two Aryna Sabalenka cleaned up her serving woes to stay in contention at the Australian Open Saturday, but she needed three sets to get past 31st seed Marketa Vondrousova.

5d ago| Tennis

‘It would be better if Djokovic were playing’

Rafa Nadal is taking no pleasure from the absence of great rival Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open, even if it means he has a clearer shot at the Grand Slam title record.

5d ago| Tennis

Djokovic back home in Serbia after Australia deportation

Tennis world number one Novak Djokovic arrived back home in Belgrade Monday after his deportation from Australia over his coronavirus vaccination status demolished his dream of earning a record...

5d ago| Tennis

Nadal makes scorching start in bid for record 21st Slam

Rafael Nadal launched his bid for a record 21st Grand Slam title Monday in blistering fashion -- a far cry from his "ugly" predicament one month ago and recent injury problems.

January 23, 2022
January 23, 2022

Peace breaks out between Medvedev and crowd

Peace broke out between title favourite Daniil Medvedev and the Australian Open crowd on Saturday as the forthright Russian cruised into the last 16.

January 22, 2022
January 22, 2022

Medvedev, Tsitsipas march into last 16

World number two and title favourite Daniil Medvedev won over the Australian Open crowd on Saturday as he eased into the last 16 along with Stefanos Tsitsipas.

January 22, 2022
January 22, 2022

Sabalenka, Halep sweep into last 16

World number two Aryna Sabalenka cleaned up her serving woes to stay in contention at the Australian Open Saturday, but she needed three sets to get past 31st seed Marketa Vondrousova.

January 21, 2022
January 21, 2022

Champion Osaka crashes out of Australian Open

American Amanda Anisimova, ranked 60th in the world, saved two matchpoints and smashed winners at will to beat reigning champion Naomi Osaka 4-6 6-3 7-6 (10-5) in the third round of the Australian...

January 21, 2022
January 21, 2022

US Open champion Raducanu crashes out

Reigning US Open champion Emma Raducanu crashed out of the Australian Open in the second round Thursday as she struggled with blisters on her serving hand.

January 20, 2022
January 20, 2022

Medvedev tames showman Kyrgios

Daniil Medvedev tamed Nick Kyrgios to surge into the Australian Open third round while on a day of shocks was former world number one Andy Murray, losing to Japanese qualifier Taro Daniel in...

January 20, 2022
January 20, 2022

Australian court reveals why it rejected Djokovic's visa appeal

An Australian court said on Thursday it dismissed tennis superstar Novak Djokovic's challenge to his visa cancellation as the minister who revoked it reasonably believed Djokovic, who is not...

January 20, 2022
January 20, 2022

Osaka all smiles

Naomi Osaka said she drew on past experience in a composed beating of Madison Brengle on Wednesday to move closer to a blockbuster Australian Open clash with top seed Ashleigh Barty.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

Sania Mirza to quit tennis this year

Indian former doubles world number one Sania Mirza said Wednesday she will retire from tennis at the end of this season with injuries taking their toll.

January 19, 2022
January 19, 2022

Nadal warns best still to come

Rafael Nadal rumbled into the third round of the Australian Open on Wednesday and warned that the best was yet to come after a troubled year with injury.