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Kyrgios does it again, beating Ferrer to reach Cincinnati Masters final

Sun, 20/08/2017 - 11:22am

Nick Kyrgios follows up his Rafael Nadal scalp, beating David Ferrer in straight but hard-fought sets to reach the Cincinnati Masters final.

Kyrgios puts on a clinic to dismantle Nadal in Cincinnati

Sat, 19/08/2017 - 12:58pm

Nick Kyrgios shows again that on his day he can beat anybody, demolishing soon-to-be world number one Rafael Nadal in straight sets to reach the Cincinnati Masters last four.

Wozniacki brings Ash Barty back down to earth in Cincinnati

Fri, 18/08/2017 - 10:45am

Ash Barty's Cincinnati Open campaign comes to an end after she loses in straight sets to former world number one Caroline Wozniacki.

Azarenka may miss US Open over child custody issue

Fri, 18/08/2017 - 9:40am

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka may withdraw from the US Open because she is unwilling to part with her son during legal proceedings to separate from her former partner.

Rise of Ash Barty continues with win over Venus Williams

Thu, 17/08/2017 - 6:58am

Aussie qualifier Ash Barty knocks Venus Williams out of the Cincinnati Open, continuing the rapid rise of the world's number 48.

'Great for the sport': Sharapova receives US Open wild card after doping ban

Wed, 16/08/2017 - 9:31am

Convicted doper Maria Sharapova will play her first major in over a year-and-a-half after being granted a ticket to the main draw of the US Open.

Serena Williams targets 'outrageous' Australian Open comeback

Wed, 16/08/2017 - 8:42am

Serena Williams is targeting a return to tennis in time to defend her Australian Open crown in January, only months after giving birth to her first child.

Old is new again as Federer's injury allows Nadal to go top of the pops

Tue, 15/08/2017 - 6:59am

Seven-time champion Roger Federer is out of the Cincinnati Masters with a back injury, ensuring Rafael Nadal will return to number one in the rankings for the first time in more than two years.

Monfils burns Nishikori in one of the best tie-break comebacks you'll ever see

Thu, 10/08/2017 - 1:51pm

Gael Monfils produces a remarkable tie-break comeback from the brink of certain defeat, nailing six consecutive points in typically showman-like fashion to beat Kei Nishikori in Montreal.

'That'd be dope': Kyrgios makes fan's day with practice hit

Wed, 09/08/2017 - 2:20pm

Nick Kyrgios spends time having a practice hit with a fan in Montreal, brining out the best side of the polarising Australian tennis star.

Kyrgios reminds us of his brilliance by trouncing Troicki

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 9:59am

Serbian journeyman Viktor Troicki was unlucky enough to run into a white-hot Nick Kyrgios in the first round of the Rogers Cup in Canada.

Has contaminated tortellini cost this major champion eight months of her tennis career?

Tue, 08/08/2017 - 7:30am

Italian tennis player Sara Errani blames her mother's breast cancer medication and food contamination for a doping violation that will see her suspended for two months.

Kyrgios injured again in build-up to US Open

Thu, 03/08/2017 - 3:19pm

Nick Kyrgios' injury troubles continue beyond Wimbledon after he is forced to retire from the Washington ATP event because of a shoulder complaint less than four weeks out from the US Open.

Nick Philippoussis pleads not guilty to child sex abuse charges

Fri, 28/07/2017 - 10:30am

Nickolaos Philippoussis pleads not guilty to sexually abusing two nine-year-old girls he was privately coaching as he faces the possibility of life in US prison.

Djokovic to miss rest of 2017 season due to elbow injury

Thu, 27/07/2017 - 6:49am

This season will mark the first time since 2010 that Novak Djokovic will fail to win a major, after succumbing to an elbow injury.

Mark Philippoussis's father arrested in US over child molestation allegations

Wed, 26/07/2017 - 8:46am

The father of former Australian tennis player Mark Philippoussis is arrested in the US over what San Diego police say are "multiple counts of lewd and lascivious acts with two minor victims".

Tennis world mourns death of Aussie great Mervyn Rose

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 12:48pm

Australian tennis great Mervyn Rose, a two-time major singles champion, is remembered as a "unique character" and "great coach" following his death at the age of 87.

I could have handled Tomic better than I did, admits Rafter

Tue, 25/07/2017 - 5:53am

Pat Rafter expresses a number of regrets about his dealings with Bernard Tomic, conceding his time as Davis Cup captain was largely unenjoyable.

My results are amazing considering I'm only half trying: Tomic

Mon, 24/07/2017 - 9:47am

Bernard Tomic says he was offered big money to play for other countries, sometimes plays at 30 per cent capacity and says Pat Rafter is not a nice guy.

Australia's 'Becker Wrecker', Peter Doohan, dies aged 56

Sat, 22/07/2017 - 6:16pm

Peter Doohan, who famously took down reigning champion Boris Becker at Wimbledon in 1987 while ranked 70th in the world, dies just nine weeks after being diagnosed with motor neuron disease.