Australian Open: Novak Djokovic says he is ready for another epic with Stanislas Wawrinka
Australian Open: Novak Djokovic says he is ready for another epic with Stanislas Wawrinka

After booking a much-anticipated semi-final with his Australian Open title usurper Stan Wawrinka on Wednesday, Novak Djokovic wasted little time reminding the Swiss of the heavy burden of being defending champion.

Imperious Novak Djokovic powers into semis with Milos Raonic lesson
Imperious Novak Djokovic powers into semis with Milos Raonic lesson

 Serb world number one Novak Djokovic dominated Canada`s Milos Raonic in straight sets to claim his fifth Australian Open semi-final on Wednesday.

New breed take on old guard in men`s Open showdowns
New breed take on old guard in men`s Open showdowns

 It`s the new order up against the old guard in Wednesday`s men`s quarter-finals at the Australian Open with Kei Nishikori facing defending champion Stan Wawrinka and Milos Raonic trading shots with Novak Djokovic.

Australian Open: Djokovic joins Serena, Wawrinka in last 16
Australian Open: Djokovic joins Serena, Wawrinka in last 16

Novak Djokovic eased into the fourth round at the Australian Open with a straight sets win over Spain`s Fernando Verdasco on Saturday. The Serb world number one beat the 31st seeded Verdasco 7-6 (10/8), 6-3, 6-4 in 2hr 21min and will play Luxembourg`s Gilles Muller in the next round.

Raonic, Bouchard carry hopes of Great White North
Raonic, Bouchard carry hopes of Great White North

Eugenie Bouchard and Milos Raonic may represent the best hopes of Canada`s first grand slam singles champion but their relative successes have had little impact upon each other, according to Raonic.

New guard ready to step up at Aussie Open: Milos Raonic
New guard ready to step up at Aussie Open: Milos Raonic

Big-serving Milos Raonic is tipping one of his new generation to step up and topple the established guard and win this month`s Australian Open.

Five men who could cause big upsets at Australian Open

Five men who could cause big upsets at Australian Open

`Baby Fed` says his game is complete
`Baby Fed` says his game is complete

Australian Open tenth seed Grigor Dimitrov says he`s not surprised at the success he achieved last year and believes his game is now complete.

Smooth draw for Novak Djokovic at Australian Open
Smooth draw for Novak Djokovic at Australian Open

Serb Novak Djokovic`s chances of winning a fifth Australian Open title have been boosted by a kind draw in the opening week of the year’s first grand slam, while women’s top seed Serena Williams kicks off her campaign against Belgian Alison Van Uytvanck.

Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova gun for more Australian Open glory
Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova gun for more Australian Open glory

Veterans Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova head into the opening Grand Slam of 2015 next week as the form players, but there is a heady mix of youth and experience snapping at their heels.

Men’s Tennis: An action-packed year on the cards!
Men’s Tennis: An action-packed year on the cards!

After an eventful last year, one can expect men’s tennis in 2015 to be more entertaining and thrilling. Last season was quite exciting, where on one hand, we found two new Grand Slam champions in Stanislas Wawrinka (Australian Open) and Marin Cilic (US Open), on the other, we witnessed big names like Rafael Nadal and Andy Murray struggling with fitness and form. If, ageing legend of the game, Roger Federer showed signs of resurgence, then, the world number one Novak Djokovic, somehow, couldn’t manage to justify his world number one tag.

Roger Federer beats Lleyton Hewitt in short-form exhibition
Roger Federer beats Lleyton Hewitt in short-form exhibition

Roger Federer fought his way to a tough win over old rival Lleyton Hewitt in the Fast4 tennis exhibition in Sydney on Monday.

Raonic upbeat about future despite Federer loss
Raonic upbeat about future despite Federer loss

Milos Raonic did everything he could to spoil Roger Federer`s 1,000 win party. But in the end, the Canadian was like everyone else at the Brisbane International on Sunday, just glad to have witnessed the passing of another major milestone.

Roger Federer claims Brisbane crown and 1,000th win
Roger Federer claims Brisbane crown and 1,000th win

Roger Federer brought up his 1,000th victory at tour level in style Sunday when he beat Canadian Milos Raonic in three tough sets to win the Brisbane International.

Roger Federer tames Grigor Dimitrov to record 999th career win
Roger Federer tames Grigor Dimitrov to record 999th career win

Roger Federer moved to within one win of his 1,000 career victory when he crushed Bulgaria`s Grigor Dimitrov on Saturday to reach the final of the Brisbane International.

Milos Raonic beats Kei Nishikori to reach Brisbane final
Milos Raonic beats Kei Nishikori to reach Brisbane final

Milos Raonic unleashed a bombardment of aces on Kei Nishikori on Saturday to reach the final of the Brisbane International, showing why he is lurking as a real contender for this month`s Australian Open.

Milos Raonic starts new year with ace blitz
Milos Raonic starts new year with ace blitz

There are no real secrets to the success of rising tennis star Milos Raonic. The towering Canadian has a booming serve that is one of the most dangerous weapons in the game.

Novak Djokovic prepares to deal with new wave of talent
Novak Djokovic prepares to deal with new wave of talent

Novak Djokovic is adopting a different approach to a season in which a new wave of top players is emerging to challenge the established elite.

Wrist injury rules Juan del Potro out of Brisbane event
Wrist injury rules Juan del Potro out of Brisbane event

Argentine Juan del Potro has withdrawn from next week`s Brisbane International due to a persistent left wrist injury, tournament officials announced on Thursday.

Marin Cilic pulls out of Brisbane event with shoulder injury
Marin Cilic pulls out of Brisbane event with shoulder injury

U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic has withdrawn from next week`s Brisbane International with a right shoulder injury, the Croat opting to sit out the Australian Open warm-up event to recover fully ahead of the season`s first grand slam.