Jan 20, 2011 08:22 AM IST
Kim Clijsters pulverised Spain's Carla Suarez Navarro 6-1 6-3 to reach the third round of the Australian Open on Thursday, before laughing off a joke about her "looking pregnant."
- Jan 20, 2011 08:21 AM IST
Roger Federer summoned up his very best tennis to see off inspired Frenchman Gilles Simon over five sets on Wednesday and reach the third round of the Australian Open on a day of scares at Melbourne Park.
- Jan 19, 2011 08:34 AM IST
Roger Federer's bid for a fifth Australian Open title gets serious on Wednesday with a second round clash against Frenchman Gilles Simon, one of the few players boasting a winning record against the Swiss maestro.
- Jan 18, 2011 03:57 PM IST
Belgium's Kim Clijsters inflicted the dreaded 'double bagel' on Russian Dinara Safina with a 6-0 6-0 first round blowout at the Australian Open on Tuesday.
- Jan 17, 2011 01:11 PM IST
Former world number one Maria Sharapova invited renewed comparisons with fellow Russian Anna Kournikova after a patchy 6-1 6-3 opening victory over Tamarine Tanasugarn at the Australian Open on Monday.
- Jan 17, 2011 08:26 AM IST
Roger Federer launches the defence of his Australian Open title on Monday looking to continue his recent purple patch of form against Slovakian Lukas Lacko.
- Jan 16, 2011 12:31 PM IST
Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and other top tennis players hammed it up in exhibition matches on the eve of the Australian Open to raise money for victims of the country's devastating floods on Sunday.
- Jan 15, 2011 10:16 AM IST
Rafa Nadal's possession of three grand slams makes him the deserving favourite to win the Australian Open, arch-rival and defending champion Roger Federer said on Saturday.
- Jan 14, 2011 12:54 PM IST
There will be upsets, there will be drama, there will be cheers and there will be tears, but most eyes at the Australian Open will be on whether Rafa Nadal can succeed where so many great players before him have failed.
- Jan 14, 2011 08:32 AM IST
Rafa Nadal faces Brazilian world number 96 Marcos Daniel in his first round of the Australian Open but faces a rocky path in his bid to become the first man to hold all four grand slam crowns simultaneously in more than four decades.