Tennis

Sat 25 Jan 2020

Coach tips powerful Popyrin to send Medvedev on his way

Coach tips powerful Popyrin to send Medvedev on his way

Alexei Popyrin's new coaching recruit is convinced the powerful 20-year-old can remove world No.4 Daniil Medvedev from the Australian Open on Saturday night

Ball girl praises Nadal’s unexpected move

Ball girl praises Nadal’s unexpected move

It’s the moment that has melted hearts across the globe, but the youngster at the centre of it remains stunned by the instant reaction of Rafael Nadal

‘I have so much respect’: Fed’s classy message to Millman

premium_icon ‘I have so much respect’: Fed’s classy message to Millman

Roger Federer’s Australian Open campaign is alive, just, after coming out on top in an epic five set encounter against local hero John Millman.

Fri 24 Jan 2020

Words that made Ash Barty ‘tear up’

Words that made Ash Barty ‘tear up’

Aussie Ash Barty has opened up on the moment she was made to “tear up” by a possible Australian Open opponent after a gripping victory

Retiring Open champion Wozniacki breaks down after loss

Retiring Open champion Wozniacki breaks down after loss

Australian Open champion Caroline Wozniacki broke down in tears on court on Friday after her career ended in cruel heartbreak

Serena stunner: Williams crashes out in Round 3

premium_icon Serena stunner: Williams crashes out in Round 3

Serena Williams’ dream of a record-equalling 24th grand slam title has been put on hold after a shock loss to China’s Wang Qiang.

Stunning awkwardness in Naomi Osaka's Open ‘implosion’

Stunning awkwardness in Naomi Osaka's Open ‘implosion’

There was pure, gut-wrenching awkwardness when Naomi Osaka met teen superstar Coco Gauff at the net after the former world No.1’s meltdown

Climate protesters to disrupt Aus Open tonight

premium_icon Climate protesters to disrupt Aus Open tonight

Hundreds of Extinction Rebellion protesters will descend upon the Australian Open tonight, but the group claims the rally won’t cause chaos for the tennis crowd

Groth: The day I rattled Roger Federer

premium_icon Groth: The day I rattled Roger Federer

Sam Groth knows how John Millman feels on the eve of his Australian Open clash with perhaps the world’s greatest player.

Nadal responds to salty Kyrgios burn

Nadal responds to salty Kyrgios burn

Nick Kyrgios re-ignited his feud with Rafael Nadal by taking the mickey out of the Spanish champion on court. Now Nadal’s had his say.

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