Australian Open

World T20: Aaron Finch backs David Warner to open for Australia

Finch backed Warner to be his opening partner at the T20 World Cup to be played in Oman and UAE from October 19, despite Warner being dropped by Sunrisers Hyderabad in the IPL this year.

published on : 6th October 2021

Vaccinated players to have fewer restrictions at Australian Open

Martin Pakula said he was very confident of the first Grand Slam tournament of 2022 proceeding at Melbourne Park from Jan.17-30.

published on : 1st September 2021

Howzat! Cricket fan Barty bowls into Australian Open fourth round

Barty, seeded 15, saw off the unseeded Sakkari 7-5, 6-1 in 82 minutes to reach the last 16, her best performance at Melbourne Park after third round appearances in 2018 and 2017.

published on : 18th January 2019

Yuki Bhambri crashes out of Wimbledon

Yuki Bhambri featured in the men's singles main draw of all three Grand Slams of the season so far but is yet to win a match.

published on : 3rd July 2018

Spaniard Rafael Nadal back from injury for Davis Cup quarter-final clash against Germany

Nadal, 16-times grand slam champion, withdrew from the Australian Open in January after reaching the last eight due to an upper quad problem.

published on : 27th March 2018

Angelique Kerber crushes Maria Sharapova in ex-champs showdown at Australian Open

The 2016 winner from Germany and 21st seed roared past the unseeded Russian 2008 champion 6-1, 6-3.

published on : 20th January 2018

Naomi Osaka ousts Aussie hope Ashleigh Barty at Australian Open

The powerful Japanese 20-year-old took the first set against the 18th seed before racing to a 4-0 lead in the second on the back of an impressive serve.

published on : 20th January 2018

Fourth seed Alexander Zverev dumped from Australia Open by Chung Hyeon

Chung Hyeon became the first South Korean man ever to reach the round of 16 at the Australian Open with a five-set win over fourth seed.

published on : 20th January 2018

Thiem eases past Mannarino into Australian Open fourth round

Thiem downed the 26th-seed 6-4, 6-2, 7-5 in 2hr 8min on Margaret Court Arena and will face either German Maxmilian Marterer or American Tennys Sandgren for a place in the quarter-finals.

published on : 20th January 2018

Australian Open: Ostapenko grinds past determined Duan to enter third round

Ostapenko dropped her serve twice before winning a see-saw opening set 6-3 but the Chinese world number 100 bounced back to take the second by the same scoreline.

published on : 17th January 2018

Rafael Nadal ominous in Leonardo Mayer win at Australia Open

Spain's world No.1 only dropped serve once as he reeled off a 6-3, 6-4, 7-6 victory over the 52nd-ranked Argentine in 2hr 38 min on Rod Laver Arena.

published on : 17th January 2018

Australian Open's oldest Karlovic rolls back years in five-set win

The 89th-ranked Croat needed over four-and-a-half hours in stifling heat before extinguishing the No.41 ranked Yuichi Sugita.

published on : 17th January 2018

Tsonga fights back to beat 'Next Gen' Shapovalov in five-set thriller

The 15th seed looked dead and buried trailing 2-5 in the final set before 18-year-old Shapovalov faltered and the experienced Frenchman seized the initiative.

published on : 17th January 2018

Australian Open: Sixth seed Marin Cilic breezes into third round

Cilic, last year's Wimbledon finalist, downed the 70th-ranked Sousa 6-1, 7-5, 6-2 and will next play either American Ryan Harrison or Pablo Cuevas of Uruguay.

published on : 17th January 2018

Wozniacki scrapes through Australian Open epic against unheralded Jana Fett

The Danish number two seed somehow prevailed after a titanic struggle 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 against the world number 119 on a searing Rod Laver Arena in two hours and 31 minutes.

published on : 17th January 2018
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