Britain advances in Davis Cup after Canadian default

Published : 11:25 am  February 6, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Britain booked a Davis Cup quarter-final matchup against France in odd fashion Sunday after the decisive final singles match ended when Canada’s Denis Shapovalov hit the umpire with a ball.

Djokovic, Kyrgios in lead roles at star-stripped Davis Cup tennis

Published : 11:48 am  February 2, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Novak Djokovic and Nick Kyrgios hope the Davis Cup heals the wounds of their painful Australian Open exits this weekend when they will be the only two men in the top 15 taking part.

Federer wins Nadal thriller to clinch 18th Slam

Published : 9:34 pm  January 29, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Roger Federer defied age and his Grand Slam nemesis Rafael Nadal to win a record 18th Grand Slam title in a thrilling, five-set final at the Australian Open on Sunday.

Federer, Nadal clash in blockbuster Aussie final

Published : 8:37 am  January 29, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will collide in a hugely anticipated Australian Open final on Sunday after both veterans beat the odds to open a new chapter in their thrilling Grand Slam rivalry.

Serena beats Venus to win record 23rd Slam title

Published : 3:45 pm  January 28, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Serena Williams rewrote history Saturday to surpass Steffi Graf and capture a record 23rd Grand Slam title as well as the world number one ranking by beating her sister Venus in the Australian Open final.

Nadal edges Dimitrov to set up dream Federer final

Published : 8:11 pm  January 27, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rafa Nadal had to be at his battling best to outlast Grigor Dimitrov 6-3 5-7 7-6(5) 6-7(4) 6-4 at the Australian Open on Friday and set up a mouth-watering ninth grand slam final meeting with his great rival Roger Federer.

Bulgarian blockade as Nadal eyes Federer final

Published : 10:55 am  January 27, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Rafael Nadal will try to set up a hugely anticipated Australian Open final with his old rival Roger Federer when he plays the in-form Grigor Dimitrov in the semis on Friday.

Federer edges Wawrinka thriller to reach final

Published : 6:12 pm  January 26, 2017 |  No comments so far  |  Print This Post  |  
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Roger Federer edged a five-set thriller against his fellow Swiss and close friend Stan Wawrinka at the Australian Open on Thursday to become the oldest Grand Slam finalist in 43 years.

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.

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