• Sat, 19 Jan 2019 13:06
    Serena relentlessly marches on as Osaka, Svitolina survive scares
    Serena Williams' relentless drive towards an eighth Australian Open title cranked up another gear Saturday with a third round drubbing, as Naomi Osaka and Elina Svitolina survived big scares to stay in the hunt.
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  • Sat, 19 Jan 2019 12:23
    Serena juggernaut rolls into Aussie Open last 16
    Serena Williams swatted aside Ukrainian teenager Dayana Yastremska in straight sets Saturday, powering into the Australian Open last 16 as she chases a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title.
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  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 19:55
    Sharapova-inspired teen Anisimova dreaming big
    Teenager Amanda Anisimova played the match of her life to continue a dream run to the last 16 at the Australian Open Friday, inspired by idol Maria Sharapova.
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  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 15:07
    Sharapova upsets defending champion Wozniacki
    Five-time Grand Slam winner Maria Sharapova upset defending champion Caroline Wozniacki to reach the Australian Open fourth round Friday after an epic three-set match.
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  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:28
    Osaka romps as Nishikori, Raonic battle through Open epics
    Japanese star Naomi Osaka surged into the Australian Open third round Thursday as she targets a second Grand Slam title, but it was a much harder task for countryman Kei Nishikori who fought through a draining five-set epic.
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  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:59
    'Serena-tard' debuts at Australian Open
    Serena Williams unveiled her latest fashion statement at the Australian Open on Tuesday, and helpfully ended any confusion about what to call the striking garment.
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  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 15:52
    Hewitt refutes Aussie tennis rift after Tomic blast
    Lleyton Hewitt refuted claims Tuesday of a gaping rift in Australian tennis after firebrand Bernard Tomic slammed the Davis Cup skipper, claiming he had ruined the national system and "no one likes him any more".
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  • Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
    No luck for Luksika as Thai No 1 suffers first-day defeat in Open
    The Australian Open has always been the lucky Major for Luksika Kumkhum but that is not the case this year as the error-prone Thai was outclassed by world No 15 Ashleigh Barty of Australia in the first round on Monday.
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  • Mon, 14 Jan 2019 06:55
    Federer opens Australian title defence as Murray hobbles into action
    Roger Federer and Caroline Wozniacki open their Australian Open title defences Monday as Andy Murray takes to the court for what could be his farewell match at Melbourne Park and potentially his last ever.
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  • Sat, 12 Jan 2019 01:00
    Five memorable Andy Murray moments
    London - A tearful Andy Murray on Friday announced he would likely retire this year due to severe pain from a hip injury, saying next week's Australian Open could be the last tournament of a glittering career.
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  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 08:15
    Andy Murray to retire, eyes Wimbledon as last event
    A tearful and injury-plagued Andy Murray on Friday announced he is likely to retire this year and hopes to make it until Wimbledon, but conceded the Australian Open could be his last event.
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  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    No clarity on fate of Saudi teen, Bahraini footballer after visit by Australian minister
    THE FATE of two Australia-bound asylum seekers from the Middle East, who were stopped in Thailand, remained unclear as visiting Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne discussed the two cases with her Thai counterpart yesterday.
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  • Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    Tough opener for Luksika
    Thai No 1 Luksika Kumkhum has been drawn against world No 15 Ashleigh Barty of Australia in the first round of the Australian Open which starts on Monday.
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  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 12:40
    Australian minister hints Saudi teen likely to get asylum
    Sydney - Australia gave its strongest hint yet on Wednesday that an 18-year-old Saudi woman in Bangkok would be granted humanitarian asylum, despite efforts by Riyadh and her family to force her return home.
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  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 17:00
    Serena sweeps Hopman Cup singles ahead of Slam record bid
    Serena Williams completed a clean sweep of her singles matches at the mixed teams Hopman Cup in Perth Thursday as she prepares for her bid to make Grand Slam history at the Australian Open.
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