Tennis

Mon 20 Jan 2020

Classy Federer silences critics in clinical display

premium_icon Classy Federer silences critics in clinical display

He came into the Australian Open underdone, but champion Roger Federer has made a statement in his first round match.

Williams within six wins of Court’s grand slam record

premium_icon Williams within six wins of Court’s grand slam record

Serena Williams has one goal this Australian Open: equal Margaret Court’s remarkable grand slam record of 24 titles.

Jelena Dokic: Barty can feed off the hype at Aus Open

premium_icon Jelena Dokic: Barty can feed off the hype at Aus Open

Jelena Dokic expects the world no.1 to cope with pressure at home grand slam

Hope Barty will break Australian Open drought

premium_icon Hope Barty will break Australian Open drought

Ash Barty is primed at becoming the first Aussie woman to win her home Slam since the 1970s.

Stan still enjoying life on hectic tour

Stan still enjoying life on hectic tour

Three-time grand slam champ Stan Wawrinka’s off-season lasted just eight days but he’s not complaining. He just loves playing tennis.

Sun 19 Jan 2020

There’s reality and then there’s Serena reality

premium_icon There’s reality and then there’s Serena reality

She’s 38, a mum and in town to win a record 24th grand slam title, but that’s only one tiny aspect of the real Serena Williams story.

Djoker predicts Big Three reign close to end

Djoker predicts Big Three reign close to end

The tennis world has been waiting for the next generation to end the domination of the “Big Three”.

How Aussie young gun plans to topple childhood idol

How Aussie young gun plans to topple childhood idol

Alexei Popyrin says it will be ‘unbelievable’ to stand across the net from one of his favourite players, Jo-Wilfried Tsonga, in the Australian Open first round.

Tennis champ Stan Wawrinka hints at retirement

premium_icon Tennis champ Stan Wawrinka hints at retirement

Swiss tennis champion Stan Wawrinka has signalled his likely retirement from tennis — but not before he makes a return to the top of the game.

‘Clean slate’: Barty’s focus on Aus Open prize

premium_icon ‘Clean slate’: Barty’s focus on Aus Open prize

Australia’s World No. 1 says she is happy with her lead-up to her home Grand Slam after claiming the Adelaide International title.

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