Martina Hingis sets up Czech Fed Cup semi-final for Switzerland

Martina Hingis sets up Czech Fed Cup semi-final for Switzerland

Playing in the World Group for the first time since 2004, Switzerland will take on defending champions Czech Republic who edged Romania 3-2 for a place in the final.

Angelique Kerber beats Serena Williams: Eight interesting facts about historic Australian Open final

Angelique Kerber beats Serena Williams: Eight interesting facts about historic Australian Open final

The 28-year-old completed a 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 win against the world number one and defending champion Serena Williams.

Plaudits for gracious Serena Williams after Australian Open defeat to Angelique Kerber

Plaudits for gracious Serena Williams after Australian Open defeat to Angelique Kerber

If I couldn`t win, I`m happy she did, Serena said after the match.

Australian Open: Tennis fraternity wish champion Angelique Kerber

Australian Open: Tennis fraternity wish champion Angelique Kerber

The seventh seed toppled Serena 6-4, 3-6, 6-4 to win her maiden major title.

Australian Open: Being a Grand Slam champion is crazy, says Angelique Kerber

Australian Open: Being a Grand Slam champion is crazy, says Angelique Kerber

She became the first German after Steffi Graf to win a Grand Slam title.

Today's live sports TV guide: Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid

Today's live sports TV guide: Serena Williams vs Angelique Kerber, FC Barcelona vs Atletico Madrid

Here is the complete list of sporting events on TV on January 30.

Five interesting facts ahead of Serena Williams' historic Australian Open final appearance

Five interesting facts ahead of Serena Williams' historic Australian Open final appearance

The 34-year-old believes her game is now on another level.

Australian Open: Awesome Serena Williams gunning for Steffi Graf record, Angelique Kerber in the way

Australian Open: Awesome Serena Williams gunning for Steffi Graf record, Angelique Kerber in the way

Kerber beat Konta in the other semi-final to set up Serena clash.

Serena Williams: Another Grand Slam, another final, another title?

Serena Williams: Another Grand Slam, another final, another title?

After a terrific 2015, Serena took some time off from the game to get all charged up for the first Grand Slam of the year.

Australian Open: Andy Murray, Milos Raonic thunder into last four, Victoria Azarenka ousted

Australian Open: Andy Murray, Milos Raonic thunder into last four, Victoria Azarenka ousted

Kerber stunned two-time champion Victoria Azarenka 6-3, 7-5.

Australian Open, Day 10: As it happened...

Welcome to our live tennis blog for Day 10 of the Australian Open in Melbourne. Follow all the latest results and updates, as we bring to you complete coverage of the year's first major.

Day 10: David Ferrer blocking Andy Murray's path to first Australian Open title

Day 10: David Ferrer blocking Andy Murray's path to first Australian Open title

Angelique Kerber faces Victoria Azarenka in the women's section.

Australian Open: David Ferrer sends Lleyton Hewitt into retirement, Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka progress

Australian Open: David Ferrer sends Lleyton Hewitt into retirement, Andy Murray, Stan Wawrinka progress

A partisan home crowd at Rod Laver Arena watched Ferrer, the Spanish eighth seed, dominate Hewitt 6-2, 6-4, 6-4.

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis pair starts 2016 with Brisbane International title

Sania Mirza-Martina Hingis pair starts 2016 with Brisbane International title

Continuing their red-hot form from the last year, the top-seeded Indo-Swiss pair took little more than one hour to win the match in straight sets to capture 2016's first doubles title.

WTA Finals: Lucie Safarova defeats Angelique Kerber, Petra Kvitova reaches semis

WTA Finals: Lucie Safarova defeats Angelique Kerber, Petra Kvitova reaches semis

Singapore, Oct 30 (IANS) The 4-6, 3-6 loss of German Angelique Kerber in the final White Group match against Czech Lucie Safarova qualified Petra Kvitova for the semi-finals of the $7 million Women's Tennis Association (WTA) Finals here on Friday.

Kvitova defeats Safarova in WTA FinalsPetra Kvitova defeats Lucie​ Safarova in WTA Finals

Kvitova defeats Safarova in WTA FinalsPetra Kvitova defeats Lucie​ Safarova in WTA Finals

Kvitova extended her winning streak over Safarova, who was defeated in their previous 7 matches

WTA Finals: Angelique Kerber beats an ill Petra Kvitova in first round

WTA Finals: Angelique Kerber beats an ill Petra Kvitova in first round

Angelique Kerber brushed aside an error-strewn and unwell Petra Kvitova 6-2 7-6 (3).

Caroline Wozniacki through to Tokyo semis, Ana Ivanovic beaten

Caroline Wozniacki through to Tokyo semis, Ana Ivanovic beaten

Denmark`s Caroline Wozniacki battled back after a mid-match slump to beat Angelique Kerber of Germany on Friday and book a place in the semi-finals of the Pan Pacific Open.

Caroline Wozniacki beats Angelique Kerber, advances to Pan Pacific semi-final

Caroline Wozniacki beats Angelique Kerber, advances to Pan Pacific semi-final

Top-seed Caroline Wozniacki survived a nail-biting scare Friday against Angelique Kerber of Germany at the Pan Pacific Open, advancing to a semi-final showdown against Belinda Bencic.