Serena storms, Venus rises to set up Williams final

Published : 3:50 pm  January 26, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Serena and Venus Williams rolled back the years as they swept through their last four clashes to set up a retro family final at the Australian Open on Thursday, their ninth meeting in a grand slam title-decider.

Rafa roars again as Serena eyes dream final

Published : 6:18 pm  January 25, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A resurgent Rafael Nadal beat Milos Raonic to reach his first Grand Slam semi in three years at the Australian Open on Wednesday, as Serena Williams eyed a final with her sister Venus.

Raonic’s bomb serve could explode Nadal bid

Published : 12:10 pm  January 24, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rafael Nadal knows he must find a way to defuse the booming serve of Milos Raonic on Wednesday if he is to stay on course for a dream Australian Open final with Roger Federer.

Nadal subdues Monfils to break quarter-final drought

Published : 11:13 am  January 24, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rafael Nadal fought back to deny mercurial Frenchman Gael Monfils over four sets and reach his first Grand Slam quarter-final since 2015 at the Australian Open on Monday.

Veterans Federer, Venus eye Aussie semis

Published : 10:35 am  January 24, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Age-defying Roger Federer and Venus Williams eye yet more Grand Slam glory Tuesday, but the veterans have tough tasks ahead to reach the Australian Open semi-finals.

Serena juggernaut hits top gear at Australian Open

Published : 10:00 pm  January 21, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A “super-focused” Serena Williams joined sister Venus in the fourth round of the Australian Open Saturday, ruthlessly snuffing out Nicole Gibbs’s challenge as she accelerates towards a record 23rd Grand Slam title.

Vintage Federer makes statement with Berdych demolition

Published : 7:21 pm  January 20, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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A rampaging Roger Federer delivered a stunning reminder of his class with a crushing 6-2 6-4 6-4 win over Tomas Berdych to storm into the fourth round of the Australian Open on Friday.

Djokovic suffers huge shock at Australian Open, Serena serene

Published : 11:35 pm  January 19, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic suffered arguably the biggest defeat of his career when he crashed out of the Australian Open to 117th-ranked Uzbek Denis Istomin on Thursday, extending his mystifying slump in form.

Murray takes aim at Australian Open jinx

Published : 8:00 pm  January 15, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray sets out Monday to end a record run of Australian Open final defeats as his great rival Novak Djokovic vies to become the tournament’s greatest champion of all-time.

Murray, Djokovic face testing draws at Australian Open tennis

Published : 9:53 am  January 14, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Andy Murray could face challenges from Kei Nishikori and Stan Wawrinka if he is to reach a sixth Australian Open final following Friday’s draw.

Djokovic ends Murray’s 28-win streak in Qatar triumph

Published : 7:31 pm  January 8, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic brought world number one Andy Murray’s 28-match winning streak to an end in Doha on Saturday to retain the Qatar Open title in a three-set thriller.

Djokovic still the biggest rival, says Murray

Published : 2:34 pm  January 2, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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World number one Andy Murray insisted Sunday that Novak Djokovic will remain his biggest threat in 2017, as the pair prepare for a potential first clash of the season in Doha this week.

Arise ‘Sir Andy’, ‘Sir Mo’ as Murray, Farah knighted

Published : 8:38 am  December 31, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Wimbledon champion Andy Murray and Olympic gold medalist Mo Farah will each receive a knighthood in the New Year Honours.

Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic retires

Published : 10:27 am  December 29, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Former world No 1 Ana Ivanovic on Wednesday announced her retirement from tennis, admitting that the physical toll of the circuit had proved too much.

Delbonis seals Argentina’s maiden Davis Cup title

Published : 10:38 am  November 28, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Federico Delbonis swept aside Croatia’s Ivo Karlovic 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in Sunday’s deciding rubber as Argentina clinched a first Davis Cup title with a stunning fightback in Zagreb.

‘Arise Sir Andy’ – World number one Murray tipped for knighthood

Published : 11:04 am  November 24, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray was tipped to become ‘Sir Andy’ after crowning a golden season on top of the world days after brother Jamie topped the doubles standings, prompting their mother to hail the “kings of world tennis”.

Ruthless Djokovic routs Goffin in Tour Finals

Published : 10:17 am  November 18, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic crushed David Goffin 6-1, 6-2 at the ATP Tour Finals on Thursday as the world number two kept his foot on the gas in the race to finish the year atop the world rankings.

Djokovic beats Raonic to book last four spot at Tour Finals

Published : 10:14 am  November 16, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic booked his place in the semi-finals of the ATP Tour Finals with an emotional 7-6 (8/6), 7-6 (7/5) victory over Milos Raonic on Tuesday.

Murray, Djokovic target year-end top spot

Published : 12:50 pm  November 12, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic will stage a dramatic battle to finish 2016 on top of the world as the two old rivals aim for the title at the ATP Tour Finals.

Golden era makes top ranking sweeter, says Murray

Published : 10:44 am  November 6, 2016 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Newly-minted world number one Andy Murray admitted rising to the top of the rankings amid a golden era in men’s tennis made his achievement even more satisfying.

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