Australian Open
Sports  /  Published 27.01.21

Back on court, Iga at peace

Iga Swiatek says she found peace on court after a couple of chaotic months following her French Open win and the 19-year-old is sharpening the mental side of her game to deal with the expectation that...
By Reuters in Adelaide

Sports  /  Published 21.01.21

Needed at Aus Open: A Pied Piper

Australian Open players have been told not to feed mice at their quarantine hotel in Melbourne after world No. 28 Yulia Putintseva complained she could not sleep for the rodents scurrying around her r...
By Reuters in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 19.01.21

Quarantined players get creative

A Spanish tennis website reported that world No.1 Novak Djokovic had written to Tennis Australia boss Craig Tiley asking that quarantine restrictions be eased for players, including reducing the manda...
By Reuters in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 18.01.21

Players crib over Australian Open norms

Australian Open tournament director Craig Tiley has confirmed the year’s first Grand Slam will go ahead from February 8 despite anger from players forced into hard quarantine in Melbourne due to...
By Reuters in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 07.01.21

Aus Open on track for Feb 8 start

Australian Open chief executive Craig Tiley is reassuring players that the delayed season-opening Grand Slam tournament will get underway on February 8 and has asked for patience with the logistics an...
By AP in Melbourne


Sports  /  Published 06.01.21

Migrants’ hardships trouble Muguruza

Two-time Grand Slam champion Garbine Muguruza has said training with special groups of Spain’s Civil Guard police force during her off-season opened her eyes to the hardships faced by vulnerable...
By Reuters in Abu Dhabi

Sports  /  Published 04.01.21

Federer may again win Big W: Woodbridge

Roger Federer’s results in 2021 are more likely than any age milestone to determine when his glittering career comes to an end, said Australian Todd Woodbridge, who thinks the Swiss master may y...
By Reuters in London

Sports  /  Published 14.01.19

Serena is grabbing attention, some of it even for tennis

The last time Serena Williams came here for the Australian Open, in 2017, the talk swirling around her focused on tennis. Could she capture her 23rd major title and break past Steffi Graf on the list ...
By Kurt Streeter/NYTNS in Melbourne

Sports  /  Published 07.05.20

Rafa: ’20 is lost, time to focus on ’21

If given the option, Rafael Nadal said he would scrap this season entirely so tennis could resume normally in 2021.The second-ranked Spaniard, who is 33 years old and has won 19 Grand Slam titles, sai...
By Agencies in Madrid

Opinion  /  Published 31.01.19

Naomi Osaka is an inspiration to Asian youth

Sir — Naomi Osaka of Japan won her maiden Australian Open title defeating the Czech tennis player, Petra Kvitová, in a thrilling three-set match. The Japanese is the first woman to follow her first...
By The Telegraph in


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