Bautista Agut wins Auckland title after Sock retires ill

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Roberto Bautista Agut won the Auckland Classic for his third ATP title…

Cornet hammers Bouchard to take Hobart title

REUTERS – France’s Alize Cornet thrashed an error-prone Eugenie Bouchard 6-1 6-2 to win the…

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Federer gives Djokovic ‘little star’ of approval

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic deserves a “little star” next to his name for a…

Maria Sharapova

Upbeat Sharapova airs laundry mix-ups in public

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Maria Sharapova says her Australian Open preparations have gone smoothly despite her…

Victoria Azarenka

Zen Azarenka eyes fun ride to third Australian title

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – After two years of injury frustration and bouts of depression, Victoria Azarenka…

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Wawrinka indifferent to impact of Djokovic victory

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – For someone who was the only man to beat world number one…

Andy Murray

Baby comes first for Australian Open contender Murray

By Greg Stutchbury MELBOURNE (Reuters) – World number two Andy Murray has repeated, emphatically, that…

Rafael Nadal

Fit Nadal brings “happy feelings” to Melbourne Park

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – With a heart-breaking injury record at the Australian Open, few would blame…

Women’s game is a little bit boring, says Margaret Court

LONDON (Reuters) – Tennis great Margaret Court, who won a record 24 grand slam singles…

Djokovic poised to resume global domination

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Novak Djokovic spent 2015 relentlessly trampling on the hopes and dreams of…

Serena Williams

Serena faces tricky ascent to seventh heaven

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Ailing knees, Father Time and even a resurgent Victoria Azarenka stand in…

Svetlana Kuznetsova

Ruthless Kuznetsova demolishes Puig in Sydney final

By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) – Svetlana Kuznetsova rolled back the years with a ruthless…

Dimitrov sets up Troicki final in Sydney

By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) – Grigor Dimitrov continued his promising start to the new…

Sock stuns Ferrer, Bautista Agut downs Tsonga in Auckland

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Rising American talent Jack Sock and Spaniard Roberto Bautista Agut will face…

Svetlana Kuznetsova

Halep downed by Kuznetsova after solid Sydney semi workout

SYDNEY (Reuters) – World number two Simona Halep gave her injured left leg a good…

Bernard Tomic

Top seed Tomic retires in Sydney, eyes on Melbourne

By Nick Mulvenney SYDNEY (Reuters) – Top seed Bernard Tomic retired in the second set…

Novak Djokovic

Djokovic to battle rising South Korean first up

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Top seed and defending champion Novak Djokovic’s road to a sixth Australian…

Rio Olympics

Rio cancels contract for Olympic tennis centre due to delays

RIO DE JANEIRO (Reuters) – The city of Rio de Janeiro cancelled the construction contract…

10 Records the Big Four can break in 2016

The members of the quartet have had an exemplary run in 2015. Novak Djokovic thrilled…

Anderson socked by Jack in Auckland

WELLINGTON (Reuters) – Jack Sock started a new tradition at the Auckland Classic on Thursday,…

Escape artist Serena will struggle to match 2015 feats – Evert

By Martyn Herman LONDON (Reuters) – Serena Williams must stop giving opponents head starts if…

Halep holds off Pliskova to set up Kuznetsova clash

SYDNEY (Reuters) – World number two Simona Halep continued her preparations for next week’s Australian…

Sharapova fully fit for Australian Open challenge

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Multiple grand slam champion Maria Sharapova has declared herself fully fit and…

Nick Kyrgios

Kyrgios brushes off injury fears ahead of Open

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Nick Kyrgios will be fit for next week’s Australian Open despite pulling…

Serena Williams At The Australian Open

Top 5 Women Contenders at Australian Open

With the Australian Open just on the horizon ,we take a look at the top…

Australia hoping bad boys come good in Melbourne

By Ian Ransom MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic gave Australia an unwanted…

Halep wins on return but questions remain about fitness

SYDNEY (Reuters) – World number two Simona Halep overcame a nagging Achilles problem to beat…

AUSTRALIAN OPEN: SOME INTERESTING FACTS

It’s that time of the year again when all the tennis fans out there eagerly…

Preview of Andy Murray’s season

Andy Murray has had an impressive run in 2015 by finishing at No2 for the…

Andy Murray

Murray hopes for Djokovic drop-off at Melbourne Park

MELBOURNE (Reuters) – Finally clinching an elusive Australian Open crown is Andy Murray’s number one…