Swiss press hail Wawrinka win

2014-01-27 17:34
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The Swiss press have hailed the "impossible exploit" of newly-crowned Australian Open champion Stanislas Wawrinka.

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Australian Open

I deserved to win - Wawrinka

2014-01-27 13:59
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Stanislas Wawrinka insists he is a deserving winner of the Australian Open after upsetting injury-hit world number one Rafael Nadal.

 
WTA Tour

Navratilova: Serena's not done

2014-01-26 15:53
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Martina Navratilova has said Serena Williams can win 20-plus Grand Slams despite her flop at the Australian Open.

 
Australian Open

Nestor, Mladenovic win in Aus

2014-01-26 12:46
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Daniel Nestor and Kristina Mladenovic have triumphed in the Australian Open mixed doubles final against Sania Mirza and Horia Tecau.

 
Australian Open

Don't boo Nadal - Wawrinka

2014-01-27 08:57
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Stanislas Wawrinka has taken Australian Open fans to task after sections of the crowd booed Rafael Nadal for taking a medical timeout.

 
ATP Tour

Nadal blames injury for loss

2014-01-26 15:34
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A devastated Rafael Nadal, wiping away tears, has said a back problem made it "impossible" to win the Australian Open final.

 
Australian Open

Sampras: Rafa to pass Roger

2014-01-25 21:40
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Former tennis champion Pete Sampras has tipped Rafael Nadal to beat Roger Federer's 17 Grand Slam titles.

 
ATP Tour

Wawrinka rises in rankings

2014-01-26 17:59
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Stanislas Wawrinka will replace David Ferrer as the world's No 3 player after beating Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open final.

 
ATP Tour

Wawrinka stuns Nadal in final

2014-01-26 13:16
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Swiss eighth seed Stanislas Wawrinka has won his first grand slam title at the Australian Open after beating Spain's Rafa Nadal.

 
Australian Open

Time penalties upset Nadal

2014-01-25 17:03
13 comments

Rafael Nadal's uncle and coach Toni has reacted to the world number one's recent problems with time penalties.

 
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Australian Open

This win better than French - Li

2014-01-25 16:58
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Chinese star Li Na says winning the Australian Open title was more satisfying than her Grand Slam breakthrough at the French Open.

 
Australian Open

Third time lucky for Li Na

2014-01-25 12:42
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Li Na has won the Australian Open women's title, beating Dominika Cibulkova to become the oldest woman champion in the Open era.

 
Australian Open

Federer bemoans Nadal's grunt

2014-01-24 16:30
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Roger Federer has railed against Rafael Nadal's loud grunting and slow play after he tumbled out of the Australian Open.

 
Australian Open

Nadal's blistering forehand

2014-01-24 12:05
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Australian ex-player Allan Stone voiced the thoughts of many when he wondered how Rafael Nadal got such a bad blister on his hand.

 
Australian Open

Wawrinka into Oz Open final

2014-01-23 14:26
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Swiss Stanislas Wawrinka reached his first Grand Slam final after beating Tomas Berdych at the Australian Open on Thursday.

 
Australian Open

Klaasen, Butorac lose in final

2014-01-25 14:30
19 comments

South Africa's Raven Klaasen and his American partner Eric Butorac have finished as runners-up at the Australian Open.

 
Australian Open

Li ready for second Slam

2014-01-25 08:30
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Li Na is confident of handling the pressure of being favourite to win her second Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.

 
Australian Open

Rafa: Roger brings out my best

2014-01-24 16:30
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Rafa Nadal has said playing Roger Federer always brings the best out of him after he bludgeoned his way to the Australian Open final.

 
Australian Open

Bitter experience has Li wary

2014-01-24 09:20
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Li Na has bitter experience of losing Australian Open finals and she is fired up to go one better against Dominika Cibulkova.

 
Australian Open

Justin Bieber tweets Bouchard!

2014-01-23 13:26
1 comments

Eugenie Bouchard was happy to receive a tweet from fellow Canadian Justin Bieber, ahead of her semi-final against Li Na.

 
Australian Open

Li raises laughs with wise-cracks

2014-01-25 21:12
1 comments

Li Na had fans roaring with laughter during her Australian Open victory speech as she thanked her agent for making her rich.

 
Australian Open

Federer insists he's on track

2014-01-24 18:04
6 comments

Roger Federer has said he was encouraged by his start to the new season but deeply regretted missing out on an all-Swiss final.

 
Australian Open

Nadal storms into Oz final

2014-01-24 14:11
10 comments

Rafael Nadal has extended his mastery over long-time rival Roger Federer as he stormed into an Australian Open final.

 
Australian Open

Klaasen expecting tough final

2014-01-23 20:41
8 comments

Raven Klaasen is expecting a tension-filled encounter as he bids for unprecedented glory in the Australian Open men's doubles final.

 
 

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