Tennis

Sat 18 Jan 2020

Barty ends nine-year Aussie drought

Barty ends nine-year Aussie drought

Ash Barty is the World No. 1 regardless of what happens in Melbourne but the superstar has finally broken through on home soil.

World No.13 threatens to pull out of Open over smoke haze

World No.13 threatens to pull out of Open over smoke haze

Concerned about his health, world No.13 Denis Shapovalov says he will refuse to play at the Australian Open if forced to compete in poor air

Federer speaks up on Australian Open smoke policy

Federer speaks up on Australian Open smoke policy

Roger Federer backs Australian Open's new air quality policy after organisers copped international criticism for allowing qualifiers to play in thick smoke haze

Fri 17 Jan 2020

Fed admits defeat in tennis’ great race

Fed admits defeat in tennis’ great race

Roger Federer has made the surprising revelation he’s come to terms with the notion he’ll soon be overtaken by his fiercest rivals.

Kyrgios crushed, Barty danger laid bare

Kyrgios crushed, Barty danger laid bare

Nick Kyrgios was devastated by his mate’s awful news while Ash Barty faces a treacherous path to Australian Open glory after the draw was unveiled.

Barty produces tactical masterclass in Adelaide

premium_icon Barty produces tactical masterclass in Adelaide

A rematch of last year’s French Open final produced an almost identical result for Australia’s master tactician, setting up a tantalising semi-final in Adelaide

Thu 16 Jan 2020

Demon’s crazy ploy to save Australian Open dream

premium_icon Demon’s crazy ploy to save Australian Open dream

A shattered Alex de Minaur has revealed the extreme lengths he was willing to take in order to play his favourite tournament.

Aussie’s ‘shattering’ Open heartbreak

Aussie’s ‘shattering’ Open heartbreak

Australia’s top-ranked male tennis player is out of the Australian Open with ATP Cup teammate Nick Kyrgios leading the support.

Star backtracks after ‘selfish’ Fed swipe

Star backtracks after ‘selfish’ Fed swipe

The tennis player who called Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal “selfish” has chucked a 180, apologising and saying he was taken out of context.

Which stars could be playing their last Aus Open?

premium_icon Which stars could be playing their last Aus Open?

They hold 17 Australian Opens and have combined for more than 700 weeks at world No.1. But will this be the final time they hit Melbourne Park?

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