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Keep fighting, Kuznetsova tells young guns

2017-01-18 12:19

Russian veteran Svetlana Kuznetsova has been there and done that and she offered some advice for the new generation - keep fighting.

Lucky, plucky Lucie saves 9 match points in victory

2017-01-17 09:49

Lucie Safarova rode her luck en route to a remarkable victory at the Australian Open when she saved nine match points.

Motivated Bouchard romps into second round

2017-01-16 15:24

Canadian starlet Eugenie Bouchard continued her promising start to the season with an impressive first-round rout at the Australian Open.

Tough draw for Serena in quest for Oz Open No 7

2017-01-13 08:31

Serena Williams was handed a tough draw at the Australian Open, while defending champion Angelique Kerber has a slightly easier route.

Kerber has Serena in Aussie Open sights

2017-01-11 07:47

No 1 Angelique Kerber is looking to halt Serena Williams' bid for an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open next week.

Cornet to play Pliskova in Brisbane final

2017-01-06 15:43

Alize Cornet reached her biggest final in over two years after an "exhausted" Garbine Muguruza withdrew of the Brisbane International.

Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic retires

2016-12-29 09:30

Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic has announced her retirement from tennis, admitting that the physical toll of the circuit had proved too much.

Kvitova withdraws from Hopman Cup

2016-12-20 10:18

A injury has forced Petra Kvitova to withdraw from the Czech Republic team for next month's Hopman Cup mixed teams tennis tournament.

Konta beats Garcia to advance at Elite Trophy

2016-11-04 16:46

Top-seeded Johanna Konta advanced to the semi-finals of the Elite Trophy by beating Caroline Garcia on Friday.

Calendar changes to come, says WTA CEO

2016-10-26 22:25

The Women's Tennis Association is relooking at its tournament calendar in a bid to avoid the last-minute qualification.

 

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.

Serena concerned over equality fight

2017-01-17 08:55

Serena Williams says she is concerned about the fight for equality as she used Martin Luther King Day to spread the message at the Australian Open.

Possible Kerber-Muguruza quarter-final at Aussie Open

2017-01-13 09:26

Defending champion Angelique Kerber may face a quarter-final with French Open winner Garbine Muguruza at the Australian Open.

Tougher at the top for record-seeking Serena

2017-01-11 08:30

Serena Williams has the Open-era record for Grand Slam titles within her grasp but it's getting tougher as she seeks finally to eclipse Steffi Graf.

Pliskova up to career-best fifth in WTA rankings

2017-01-09 14:27

Czech Karolina Pliskova rose to a career-best fifth place in the WTA rankings after victory in Brisbane.

Kerber keen to shine in final Grand Slam warm-up

2017-01-06 09:34

Angelique Kerber has one last chance to shine ahead of the Australian Open after crashing out early at the Brisbane International.

Upbeat Kvitova confident of full recovery

2016-12-23 18:02

Czech tennis star Petra Kvitova said she was confident of making a full recovery and returning to the court after a knife attack.

Azarenka vows to return after pregnancy

2016-12-10 12:06

Victoria Azarenka has insisted that she will be back on the tennis court shortly after her pregnancy.

Konta opens Elite Trophy with win over Stosur

2016-11-02 16:00

Top-seeded Johanna Konta opened her Elite Trophy campaign by beating 2011 US Open champion Sam Stosur on Wednesday.

Kerber looks to end year on a high

2016-10-21 11:20

The absence of Serena Williams only means more accolades for the world No 1 Angelique Kerber after her breakout year.

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