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Carreno Busta booed out of arena after contentious ruling prompts on-court meltdown

3 hours 9 min ago

Footage shows the Spaniard slamming his bag down and screaming at the umpire before storming out of the arena after a contentious point ruling brought an end to five hours and five sets of tennis and clinched eighth seed Kei Nishikori's spot in the quarter-finals.

Williams beats world number one Halep in see-sawing battle on centre court

Mon, 21/01/2019 - 8:09pm

Serena Williams once again proves her credentials as one of the best on the planet, beating current world number one Simona Halep, while Novak Djokovic overcomes Daniil Medvedev to reach the quarter-finals.

Zverev smashes racquet but bows out to Raonic with barely a whimper

Mon, 21/01/2019 - 3:49pm

Alexander Zverev puts in an uncharacteristically mistake-ridden performance in a 6-1, 6-1, 7-6 (7/5) Australian Open loss, serving up 10 double faults to give Milos Raonic a huge leg-up.

Tsitsipas's Australian Open win over 'idol' Federer 14 years in the making

Mon, 21/01/2019 - 6:04am

He began studying the game of Roger Federer as a six-year-old and now Stefanos Tsitsipas basks in the glory of conquering his idol at the Australian Open.

Federer stunned by Greek young gun Tsitsipas at Australian Open

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 10:02pm

Roger Federer's bid for a seventh Australian Open title is crushed, as Greek wunderkind Stefanos Tsitsipas rises up to floor the Swiss master.

Nadal says if women draw bigger crowds they should earn more prize money than men

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 9:53pm

Rafael Nadal reluctantly joins the ongoing debate about equal prize money in tennis, saying female players deserve more than their male counterparts if they generate more ticket sales.

Nadal sweeps into Australian Open quarters, next meets US young gun Tiafoe

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 6:23pm

Rafael Nadal is showing no signs of rustiness at the Australian Open, sweeping through a fourth straight-sets victory to set up a quarter-final against unseeded American Frances Tiafoe.

Barty credits cricket sojourn for stunning form after downing Sharapova

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 5:39pm

Ashleigh Barty's charge into the Australian Open quarter-finals with victory over Maria Sharapova is a remarkable achievement, especially considering there was a time when her professional tennis career appeared finished.

Barty party continues as Aussie beats Sharapova

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 2:08pm

Ashleigh Barty is the first Aussie through to an Australian Open women's quarter-finals in a decade following a gripping three-set win over Maria Sharapova.

Forget 'lawn tennis': The real tennis Australian Open has already been won

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 5:00am

The world No.1 is here, but it's not Novak Djokovic. Welcome to "real tennis": an archaic form of the game played in a private club in Melbourne.

Aussie teen Popyrin falls just short in five-set thriller at Australian Open

Sun, 20/01/2019 - 12:11am

In a match finishing well after midnight, teenager Alexei Popyrin falls just short of securing a place in the Australian Open fourth round following an inspiring performance in a five-set epic against Lucas Pouille.

20 grand slams but no lanyard: Federer can't get past Aus Open security

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 6:51pm

He may be one of the greatest players of all time and six-time champion at the Australian Open, but even Roger Federer has to obey the rules after being stopped by security at Melbourne Park.

Djokovic has meltdown but advances to Australian Open fourth round

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 6:25pm

Novak Djokovic loses his cool but sees off the challenge of Canadian teenager Denis Shapovalov to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.

'It's not only about tennis': Williams, Svitolina show sportsmanship at Australian Open

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 2:59pm

In a week where the off-court behaviour of players has dominated headlines at the Australian Open, Serena Williams and Elina Svitolina shine through with touching moments of sportsmanship.

'It's not only about tennis': Elina Svitolina's touching act of sportsmanship at the Australian Open

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 2:59pm

In a week where the off-court behaviour of players has dominated headlines at the Australian Open, Elina Svitolina's sportsmanship shines through with a heartwarming moment following her match with Zhang Shuai.

An American lights up the Australian Open with LeBron James-style celebrations

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 1:07pm

The charismatic American Frances Tiafoe is becoming one of the stories of the Australian Open, with his post-match celebrations paying tribute to NBA great LeBron James.

Tomic's father to take legal action against Hewitt for alleged changeroom threat

Sat, 19/01/2019 - 9:19am

John Tomic says his son was left traumatised by the alleged 2010 incident, in which he says Lleyton Hewitt threatened Bernard, then aged 17, that he would not play Davis Cup unless he revealed who in Tennis Australia was "against" him.

De Minaur outclassed by Nadal at Australian Open, Birrell hammered by Kerber

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 8:55pm

His effort could not be faulted, but local teenager Alex de Minaur finds himself on the end of a dominant Rafael Nadal performance, while Kimberly Birrell wins just one game against Angelique Kerber.

Tomic hits back at claim he 'threatened' Lleyton Hewitt's family

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 1:07pm

Bernard Tomic hits back at Lleyton Hewitt in the latest exchange of their public feud, saying accusations he threatened the Davis Cup captain's family are lies.

Barty to face Sharapova at Australian Open, Federer goes through

Fri, 18/01/2019 - 12:02pm

Ashleigh Barty wins again to make the Australian Open fourth round for the first time where she will face Maria Sharapova, while Roger Federer keeps his title defence alive.