Instead of focusing on rebuilding the country after years of state capture, we were distracted by a sideshow, writes Mandy Wiener.
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Lleyton Hewitt believes Novak Djokovic and Dominic Thiem will be a real threat to Rafael Nadal at Roland Garros.
Dominic Thiem said there are only "small details" between himself and tennis's Big Three after he lost to Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open.
Defending champion Novak Djokovic will look to hammer home his dominance of the Australian Open when he takes on Dominic Thiem in the final.
Alexander Zverev believes Dominic Thiem is playing well enough to trouble seven-time champion Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open final.
Tireless Dominic Thiem came from a set down to outlast German Alexander Zverev and make his first Australian Open final.
Dominic Thiem says there are "no secrets" between him Alexander Zverev as they battle for "small margins" to make an Australian Open final for the first time.
Roger Federer faces great rival Novak Djokovic for a 50th time in the Australian Open semi-finals.
World number one Rafael Nadal takes on Dominic Thiem on Wednesday as he looks for a record-equalling 20th Grand Slam title at the Australian Open.
Dominic Thiem has dumped 1995 French Open champion and former world No 1 Thomas Muster as an adviser just weeks after hiring him.
World No 5 Dominic Thiem swatted aside an error-prone Gael Monfils to book a maiden Australian Open quarter-final.
Gunter Bresnik believes Dominic Thiem has what it takes to usurp the 'Big 3' and reach world No 1.
Novak Djokovic has beaten Dominic Thiem for the Australian Open title, winning in five sets in a hard-fought encounter.
Novak Djokovic has won all Australian Open finals he has contested, he is on a 12-match winning streak and will become world No 1 if successful.
Dominic Thiem said a burst of 'Sweet Caroline' during a stadium lights malfunction helped calm his nerves as he fought back from a set down to reach the Australian Open final.
Dominic Thiem and Alexander Zverev will vie to reach their first Australian Open final after shocking the old guard to reach the Melbourne semis.
Dominic Thiem says there are "no secrets" between him and Alexander Zverev as they prepare for a battle to make an Australian Open final.
Austria's Dominic Thiem has stunned Rafael Nadal to send the world No 1 tumbling out of the Australian Open.
Rafael Nadal is taking nothing for granted in his Australian Open semi-final against Dominic Thiem.
Dominic Thiem edged closer to his mum getting a kangaroo tattoo after the world No 5 swatted aside an error-prone and underarm-serving Gael Monfils.
World No 5 Dominic Thiem survived a five-set scare after being pushed hard by gutsy home hope Alex Bolt at the Australian Open.
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