Tennis

Federer strengthens legendary status with shock Slam revival

Federer strengthens legendary status...

January 29

MELBOURNE - Many people thought Roger Federer's Grand Slam-winning days were behind him, but he defied his age and conventional logic to seal his 18th major title at the...

Federer beats Nadal to win Australian Open in five-set thriller

Federer beats Nadal to win Australian...

January 29

MELBOURNE — Roger Federer prevailed 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6 and 6-3 after a rollercoaster ride of a 35th chapter of his rivalry with Rafa Nadal to win his fifth Australian Open and...

Serena Williams to play fewer tournaments to aid grand slam quest

Serena Williams to play fewer...

January 29

MELBOURNE — Serena Williams plans to play fewer tournaments in the future to aid her quest to win more grand slam titles, according to her coach Patrick Mouratoglou.

Serena beats Venus to win record 23rd Slam title

Serena beats Venus to win record 23rd...

January 28

MELBOURNE — Serena Williams rewrote history on Saturday (Jan 28) to surpass Steffi Graf and capture a record 23rd Grand Slam title as well as the world number one ranking by...

Only Venus Williams stands in the way of Serena making history

Only Venus Williams stands in the way...

January 27

MELBOURNE — Serena Williams is on the cusp of making Grand Slam history, 19 years after her first appearance at the Australian Open — with only her greatest rival, sister Venus,...

Serena Williams recalls 'fairytale meeting' with fiance

Serena Williams recalls 'fairytale...

January 23

MELBOURNE - Serena Williams likes to keep her private life just that, but she was happy to reveal Monday that meeting her now fiance, Reddit co-founder Alexis Ohanian, was just...

Another Australian Open surprise: The return of the old Federer

Another Australian Open surprise: The...

January 23

MELBOURNE — A Grand Slam tournament that had taken one big unexpected turn became a genuinely wild ride Sunday (Jan 22) as Andy Murray and Angelique Kerber, the world’s No 1...

Journeyman Istomin sends Djokovic out of Aussie Open

Journeyman Istomin sends Djokovic out...

January 19

MELBOURNE - Uzbek journeyman Denis Istomin pulled off an Australian Open upset for the ages on Thursday (Jan 19) when he sent Novak Djokovic tumbling out of the second round of...

Aussie Open: Top seeds Murray, Kerber advance into next round

Aussie Open: Top seeds Murray, Kerber...

January 16

MELBOURNE - In his first Grand Slam match with the elevated status of having a knighthood and the No. 1 ranking, Andy Murray berated himself when he made mistakes and frequently...

Nadal determined to fight against the pain

Nadal determined to fight against the...

January 15

MELBOURNE - Rafael Nadal has revealed his battle against chronic pain but said he was hopeful of keeping his Grand Slam career alive as he launches his partnership with new...