ARTICLES RELATING TO TENNIS

Barty avenges Kvitova defeat to reach first Australian Open semi

28 minutes ago

Ashleigh Barty will play 14th-seeded American Sofia Kenin in the Australian Open semi-finals after the world No 1 defeated Petra Kvitova.

Kyrgios says he's progressed 'as a human' after Aussie Open run

2020-01-27 16:13

Nick Kyrgios said he was "shattered" by defeat to Rafael Nadal but added he's "made progress as a human" after his Australian Open campaign ended.

Federer wary of Sandgren as Djokovic semi looms

2020-01-27 14:55

Roger Federer has faced most top players on tour but never his Australian Open quarter-final opponent Tennys Sandgren, and he is wary of the American.

Djokovic, Nadal, Halep pay tribute to Kobe Bryant

2020-01-27 13:38

Tennis superstars Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal have paid tribute to basketball legend Kobe Bryant following a tragic helicopter crash.

Zverev ends Rublev streak to reach Aussie Open quarters

2020-01-27 13:29

Alexander Zverev ended the hot streak of his close friend Andrey Rublev to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals for the first time.

Barty, Jabeur out to extend Melbourne runs with history in sight

2020-01-27 12:16

Ashleigh Barty steps up her bid to end the host country's Australian Open drought and Tunisia's Ons Jabeur is chasing more history.

Vintage Wawrinka upsets Medvedev to reach Oz Open quarters

2020-01-27 09:51

Former Australian Open champion Stan Wawrinka turned back the clock in a vintage performance to stun world No 4 Daniil Medvedev.

Novak Djokovic - The Game Changer

2020-01-27 09:39

The Netflix documentary, The Game Changers, features Novak Djokovic as one its producers along with other household names like Arnold Schwarzenegger and Lewis Hamilton.

Thiem dumps adviser Muster after barely 2 weeks

2020-01-27 08:53

Dominic Thiem has dumped 1995 French Open champion and former world No 1 Thomas Muster as an adviser just weeks after hiring him.

Muguruza beats Bertens to reach Melbourne quarters

2020-01-27 08:17

Two-time Grand Slam champion Garbine Muguruza underlined her return to form as she beat Kiki Bertens in 68 minutes to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.

 

Nadal praises Kyrgios after weathering storm to make Open quarters

2020-01-27 17:03

World number one Rafael Nadal praised showman Nick Kyrgios after weathering a fierce storm to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.

Nadal settles Kyrgios score to keep heat on Federer record

2020-01-27 15:26

Rafael Nadal won a grudge match with Nick Kyrgios to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals and keep the heat on Roger Federer's record for Grand Slam titles.

Nadal weathers Kyrgios storm to make Aussie Open quarters

2020-01-27 14:10

World No 1 Rafael Nadal weathered a fierce storm from showman Nick Kyrgios to set up an Australian Open quarter-final against Dominic Thiem.

Kerber squeezed out in Melbourne last 16

2020-01-27 13:33

Germany's Angelique Kerber lost in three gruelling sets as Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova reached the quarter-finals for a third time.

'Like Brad and Jennifer' - coach Martinez back to boost Muguruza

2020-01-27 12:50

Former world No 1 Garbine Muguruza powered into the Australian Open quarter-finals on Monday, underlining her return to form.

You’ll never walk alone, sweet Caroline

2020-01-27 09:53

Danish star Caroline Wozniacki played her 45th - and final - Australian Open match this week.

Navratilova, McEnroe blast 'homophobic' Court ahead of Grand Slam honour

2020-01-27 09:40

John McEnroe blasted fellow great Margaret Court's "offensive and homophobic" views as the Australian Open prepared to mark 50 years since her calendar-year Grand Slam.

Sleep deprived - and sore - Anderson goes out in 5 sets

2020-01-27 09:30

SA's Kevin Anderson gave his all, but literally ran out of steam as he lost his second round match in Melbourne at the Australian Open in five sets to American Taylor Fritz.

Thiem edges closer to his mum getting a kangaroo tattoo

2020-01-27 08:19

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.

Federer wary of Sandgren as Djokovic semi-final looms

2020-01-27 07:58

Roger Federer has faced most top players on tour but never his Australian Open quarter-final opponent Tennys Sandgren.

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