Nadal aims to keep heat on Federer Slams record

2020-01-22 16:03

Rafael Nadal will step up his bid for a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title when he faces Argentina's Federico Delbonis at the Australian Open.

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Paire tells Croatian fans to 'stay in the pool' in Melbourne

2020-01-22 14:10

Benoit Paire said that rowdy Croatian fans at the Australian Open should "stay in the pool" after the Frenchman was turfed out over five sets in the second round on Wednesday.

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Aussie Open 'bananaman' bites back after fruity fallout

2020-01-22 12:38

Elliot Benchetrit said he's stunned by the "out of control" backlash after he asked a ballkid to peel his banana at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

New power serve sends Djokovic into Aussie Open Round 3

2020-01-22 08:02

Novak Djokovic weathered a testing second set and breezy conditions to crush Japanese wildcard Tatsuma Ito at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Kyrgios blasts treatment of tearful Anisimova

2020-01-22 14:26

Nick Kyrgios urged reporters to "have a heart" after American teenager Amanda Anisimova was reduced to tears by being asked about the death of her father.

Australian Open

Klaasen through to Round 2 Down Under

2020-01-22 11:12

South African doubles star Raven Klaasen and his new Austrian partner Oliver Marach have won their opening match at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Tsitsipas gets Aussie Open bye as Kohlschreiber pulls out

2020-01-22 07:06

Stefanos Tsitsipas got a free ride into the Australian Open third round when German opponent Philipp Kohlschreiber pulled out injured.

Australian Open

Fired-up Federer in ominous touch at Australian Open

2020-01-22 14:00

Roger Federer kept intact his 20-year record of reaching at least the third round of the Australian Open after crushing Serb Filip Krajinovic.

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Anderson survives first round Australian Open thriller

2020-01-21 16:33

South Africa's Kevin Anderson had to dig deep to come through the first round of the Australian Open, beating little-known Belarusian, Ilya Ivashka.

Australian Open

Bushfire crisis cools notorious Kyrgios temper

2020-01-21 14:33

Australia's Nick Kyrgios put his country's bushfire disaster behind him and gave home fans something to cheer about with a first-round win at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Nadal opens Slam campaign with demolition

2020-01-21 08:33

World No 1 Rafael Nadal blitzed past Hugo Dellien to launch his campaign to equal Roger Federer's record of 20 Grand Slam titles.

Australian Open

Djokovic thanks Ivanisevic tips after flurry of aces

2020-01-21 07:30

Novak Djokovic said he had been taking tips from serving maestro Goran Ivanisevic after he hammered down a series of aces.

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Career-high ranking for Harris despite Rublev defeat

2020-01-20 13:55

South Africa's Lloyd Harris has reached a career-high ranking despite losing to Russia's Andrey Rublev in the final in Adelaide.

Australian Open

'Old school work ethic' pays off for immaculate Federer

2020-01-20 07:25

Roger Federer swatted aside Steve Johnson to race into the Australian Open second round as he kickstarted his bid for a 21st Grand Slam title in style.

Australian Open

Djokovic, Williams lead tennis old guard into new decade

2020-01-19 10:53

Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams will aim to keep the younger generation of players waiting in the wings as Grand Slam tennis enters a new decade at the Australian Open.

Australian Open

Thiem's confidence building as he targets Slam breakthrough

2020-01-21 07:52

World No 5 Dominic Thiem cruised into the Australian Open second round, with his confidence growing as he targets a Grand Slam breakthrough.

Australian Open

Monfils injures hand playing computer game

2020-01-19 10:11

Gael Monfils is nursing a swollen hand after he lashed out in frustration while playing a computer game - but does not expect the bizarre injury to hamper his Australian Open.

Australian Open

Medvedev subdues Tiafoe challenge at Australian Open

2020-01-21 13:49

Towering fourth seed Daniil Medvedev navigated a challenging first round clash against Frances Tiafoe to kick-start his Australian Open campaign.

Australian Open

SA's Harris suffers early Australian Open exit

2020-01-21 06:36

SA's Lloyd Harris suffered an early exit at the Australian Open when he was bundled out in the first round by Argentine Diego Schwartzman.

Australian Open

Djokovic survives scare in tough Slam opener

2020-01-20 15:14

Novak Djokovic dropped his first set in the opening round of the Australian Open since 2006 before grinding down Jan-Lennard Struff.

Australian Open

Rain postpones Harris' Australian Open opener

2020-01-20 11:42

Rising South African tennis star Lloyd Harris' opening match at the Australian Open has been postponed until Tuesday due to rain.

Australian Open

Djokovic says NextGen 'very, very close' to Slam success

2020-01-19 08:42

Novak Djokovic said tennis's young guns were "very, very close" to winning a Grand Slam with emotional maturity the only missing ingredient if they want to stay on top.


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