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  • Melbourne Park carnage as top seeds topple

    The whiff of sporting upset hung around Melbourne Park Sunday after top seeds Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber were handed stunning defeats in the Australian...

  • Top seed Kerber stunned by Vandeweghe

    World number one Angelique Kerber was knocked out of the Australian Open Sunday in a stunning upset by Coco Vandeweghe, just hours after men's top seed Andy...

  • Federer downs Nishikori to reach quarters

    Swiss 17-time Grand Slam champion Roger Federer advanced to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open with a gruelling five-set victory over Japan's Kei...

  • I'll be back, says thwarted Murray

    World number one Andy Murray vowed to return as strong as ever after his bid for a maiden Australian Open title was brought to a stunning end by German Mischa...

  • Venus talks down possible Serena final showdown

    Venus Williams was not prepared to even countenance the suggestion she could potentially meet younger sister Serena in the Australian Open final after she...

  • Top seed Murray knocked out in Australian Open fourth round

    Top seeded Briton Andy Murray was knocked out of the Australian Open in the fourth round on Sunday, losing 7-5 5-7 6-2 6-4 to German world number 50 Mischa...

  • Dimitrov takes midnight express to last 16

    Melbourne, Jan 21, 2017 (AFP) - Grigor Dimitrov played to 2:00am on Sunday as he beat Richard Gasquet to reach the Australian Open's last 16, recalling the...

  • Pliskova survives big scare to stay alive

    Fifth seed Karolina Pliskova survived a huge scare Saturday, scrambling into the Australian Open fourth round after battling from a set down in a marathon match

  • Nadal denies Zverev in five-set fightback

    Rafael Nadal staged a magnificent fightback to beat rising German star Alexander Zverev in a five-set thriller to reach the fourth round at the Australian...

  • I'm only here for one reason, Serena warns

    Serena Williams warned she is in Melbourne for one reason only Saturday as she accelerated towards a record 23rd Grand Slam title by ruthlessly banishing...

  • Fighter Lucic-Baroni hopes for fairytale ending

    Mirjana Lucic-Baroni's fairytale Australian Open continued Saturday, with the Croat showing the fighting qualities that have seen her overcome personal...

  • Murray, Federer wow at Aussie Open

    Andy Murray and Roger Federer put on a masterclass Friday as they swept into the last 16 of the Australian Open, hoping to take advantage of Novak Djokovic’s...

  • Venus takes out Chinese, hungry for more

    Venus Williams ended Chinese hopes at the Australian Open Friday, swatting aside Duan Yingying to make the fourth round for a 10th time -- and said she was...

  • Frustrated Bouchard hits 'pause' on comeback

    Eugenie Bouchard cut a frustrated figure after she threw away a chance to reach the Australian Open last 16 Friday, putting her comeback on hold

  • Djokovic’s record bid comes to a stunning end

    Novak Djokovic suffered arguably the biggest defeat of his career when he crashed out of the Australian Open to 117th-ranked Uzbek Denis Istomin Thursday,...

  • Dominant Serena powers on in Melbourne

    Powerhouse Serena Williams swept past Lucie Safarova and into the Australian Open third round Thursday to keep her Grand Slam record hunt firmly on track

  • Defending champ Djokovic stunned by Istomin

    Defending champion Novak Djokovic was sensationally knocked out in the second round of the Australian Open by unheralded Uzbek Denis Istomin in a major shock...

  • British challenger Konta hones mental mettle to down Osaka

    The last time Johanna Konta faced Naomi Osaka in qualifying for the 2015 U.S. Open, the Briton had just scraped into the top 100 and her then 16-year-old...

  • Murray magic but Kyrgios booed in defeat

    Top seed Andy Murray sped into the Australian Open third round Wednesday but bad boy Nick Kyrgios was booed and accused of not trying as he crashed to a...

  • Djokovic, Serena share stage with Karlovic

    Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams launched their Australian Open campaigns in style Tuesday as Ivo Karlovic smashed a record 75 aces in an unprecedented,...

  • Murray, Federer take step into the unknown

    Andy Murray and Roger Federer are both facing unknown quantities as they bid to reach the Australian Open’s third round Wednesday.


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