Konta blitzes past Wozniacki

2017-01-21 09:45

Rampant Johanna Konta has blitzed former world number one Caroline Wozniacki at the Australian Open.


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Australian Open

Serena juggernaut hits top gear in Melbourne

2017-01-21 08:30

A "super-focused" Serena Williams has joined sister Venus in the fourth round of the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Frustrated Bouchard hits 'pause' on comeback

2017-01-20 08:39

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Australian Open

Dominant Serena powers on in Melbourne

2017-01-19 13:00

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Australian Open

Cibulkova becomes latest seed to crash

2017-01-21 08:21

A bitterly disappointed Dominika Cibulkova has become the latest top seed to crash out of the Australian Open.

Australian Open

ESPN drops commentator over Venus 'gorilla' remark

2017-01-20 07:30

US broadcaster ESPN has dropped commentator Doug Adler after he compared Venus Williams to a "gorilla" at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Ageless Lucic-Baroni sends Radwanska packing

2017-01-19 11:35

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Australian Open

Venus takes out Chinese, hungry for more

2017-01-20 11:48

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Australian Open

Top seed Kerber hits form in Open romp

2017-01-20 06:43

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Australian Open

ESPN criticised over Venus 'gorilla' comment

2017-01-19 10:21

US broadcaster ESPN was plunged into a race row after one of its commentators compared tennis player Venus Williams to a "gorilla".

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Australian Open

Konta douses Japanese threat at Open

2017-01-19 07:46

Johanna Konta kept the British flag flying with a gritty win over fast-rising Japanese star Naomi Osaka to reach the Australian Open third round.

Australian Open

Forget about the past - Bouchard

2017-01-18 11:29

Eugenie Bouchard says she wants to forget her troubled past and look to the future.

Australian Open

Top seed Kerber battles into 3rd round

2017-01-18 06:44

World number one Angelique Kerber got the birthday gift she wanted by making the Australian Open third round.

Australian Open

Serena blitzes past Bencic in Melbourne

2017-01-17 06:10

Serena Williams began her quest for a 23rd Grand Slam title in style, overcoming Belinda Bencic to power into the Australian Open second round.

Australian Open

Kerber battles into Open second round

2017-01-16 12:34

World number one Angelique Kerber battled past Lesia Tsurenko to get her first Grand Slam title defence off to a stuttering start at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Halep cites knee pain as she crashes out

2017-01-16 06:44

Simona Halep has said she was struggling with a knee injury as she fell at the first hurdle for the second year in a row at the Australian Open.

WTA Tour

Mertens v Niculescu in Hobart WTA final

2017-01-13 11:28

Belgian qualifier Elise Mertens will play in her first WTA Tour final after a commanding win over Croatian Jana Fett at the Hobart International.

Australian Open

Pocket rocket Cibulkova fires into Round 3

2017-01-19 07:47

Diminutive Dominika Cibulkova kept her Australian Open campaign on track as the sixth seed moved deeper into a tournament.

Australian Open

No sulking for Stosur over long win drought

2017-01-18 10:05

Samantha Stosur said she wouldn't be sulking despite failing to end a five-month win drought when she crashed out of the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Venus rolls back years despite elbow injury

2017-01-18 06:49

Venus Williams rolled back the years to move smoothly into the Australian Open third round despite an elbow injury.

Australian Open

Pliskova fires Open warning shot

2017-01-17 06:43

Karolina Pliskova has breezed into the Australian Open second round with a straight-sets rout as she fired a warning shot to her Grand Slam rivals.

Australian Open

SA’s no-show in Australian Open singles

2017-01-16 07:50

There is no South African representation in the men’s and women’s singles at this year’s Australian Open. Sy Lerman reports.

WTA Tour

Mertens wins Hobart WTA International final

2017-01-14 10:41

Belgian qualifier Elise Mertens has downed Romanian third seed Monica Niculescu to win the Hobart International.

WTA Tour

Bouchard not listening to 'haters'

2017-01-13 09:26

Canadian starlet Eugenie Bouchard says she has learnt to take no notice of the "haters", revealing she has spoken with young gun Nick Kyrgios.

Australian Open

Muguruza struggles to victory

2017-01-18 12:25

Garbine Muguruza proved too strong for Samantha Crawford as the seventh seed overcame a tough examination to make the third round of the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Wawrinka recovers poise with classy win

2017-01-18 08:10

Stan Wawrinka got his Australian Open campaign back on track with an unruffled straight-sets win over Steve Johnson to reach the third round.

Australian Open

Wozniacki stops rot with Oz Open win

2017-01-17 11:54

Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki has finally stopped the rot by winning her first-round match at the Australian Open.

WTA Tour

Konta on the rise in WTA rankings

2017-01-16 14:36

Britain's Johanna Konta has moved up one place to ninth in the latest WTA rankings released fter winning her second WTA title in Sydney.

Australian Open

Venus not in Melbourne for 'kicks, giggles'

2017-01-16 08:24

Veteran campaigner Venus Williams dug deep to grind her way into the Australian Open second round, beating plucky Kateryna Kozlova in two gruelling sets.

WTA Tour

Konta beats Radwanska in Sydney final

2017-01-13 11:12

Britain's world No 10 Johanna Konta has dominated the third-ranked Agnieszka Radwanska to win the Sydney International WTA Tour final.

WTA Tour

Konta to play Radwanska in Sydney final

2017-01-12 14:50

Johanna Konta blasted Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets to set up a Sydney International final with Agnieszka Radwanska.


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