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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.

Jan 11, 2015, 18:43 PM IST
Maria Sharapova beats Ana Ivanovic to win Brisbane International

Maria Sharapova beats Ana Ivanovic to win Brisbane International

Maria Sharapova beat Ana Ivanovic in the final of the Brisbane International on Saturday in a display that bodes well for her chances at the Australian Open.

Jan 10, 2015, 18:25 PM IST
Rusty Roger Federer scrapes through to win season debut

Rusty Roger Federer scrapes through to win season debut

Roger Federer avoided an embarrassing start to the new season when he dug himself out of trouble to beat little-known journeyman John Millman 4-6 6-4 6-3 at the Brisbane International on Thursday.

Jan 08, 2015, 21:43 PM IST
Sharapova cruises, Ivanovic struggles in Brisbane

Sharapova cruises, Ivanovic struggles in Brisbane

Top seeds Maria Sharapova and Ana Ivanovic booked their places in the semi-finals of the Brisbane International in vastly contrasting fashion on Thursday.

Jan 08, 2015, 18:59 PM IST
Victoria Azarenka loses comeback match at Brisbane International

Victoria Azarenka loses comeback match at Brisbane International

The decibel readings were not needed for Victoria Azarenka on Monday as the groans from the crowd at the Brisbane International almost drowned out her trademark shrieks.

Jan 05, 2015, 18:57 PM IST
Don't care about rankings anymore: Lleyton Hewitt

Don't care about rankings anymore: Lleyton Hewitt

Former World No.1 tennis star Lleyton Hewitt said Friday he wasn't concerned about rankings despite staring at the prospect of a huge drop in the pecking order if he fails to defend his Brisbane International title next week.

Jan 02, 2015, 21:21 PM IST

Stosur faces Petkovic in opening Fed Cup match

Australian Sam Stosur will take on Germany`s Andrea Petkovic in the opening match of the Fed Cup semi-final in Brisbane on Saturday.

Apr 18, 2014, 10:51 AM IST

Fed Cup: Australia play Germany in Brisbane

The Fed Cup semi-final between Australia and Germany will be held at the Pat Rafter Arena, Queensland Tennis Centre, here in April, Tennis Australia said Monday.

Mar 10, 2014, 13:38 PM IST

Federer says loss not a setback

Swiss tennis great Roger Federer insisted Sunday that his three-set loss to Lleyton Hewitt at the Brisbane International was not a setback to his Australian Open preparations.

Jan 05, 2014, 18:09 PM IST