Australian Open lifts prizemoney by 10%
Australian Open lifts prizemoney by 10%

The Australian Open will hike total prizemoney 10 percent in 2014 to A$36 million ($31.44 million), organisers said on Tuesday.

Wawrinka: From ‘the other Swiss` to an Australian Open champion

Wawrinka`s has won his first Major title in his 36th Grand Slam.

Don`t boo Nadal, Wawrinka tells fans

Stanislas Wawrinka took Australian Open fans to task on Sunday after sections of the crowd booed Rafael Nadal for taking a medical timeout during the dramatic men`s singles final.

Nestor eyes mixed doubles grand slam after Melbourne win

Canada`s Daniel Nestor has targeted a mixed doubles grand slam in 2014 after pairing up with Frenchwoman Kristina Mladenovic to beat Sania Mirza and Horia Tecau and win the Australian Open title on Sunday.

Australian Open: Playing Federer always brings out my best, says Rafael Nadal

Rafa Nadal said playing Roger Federer always brings the best out of him after he bludgeoned his way past the Swiss on Friday to reach the final of the Australian Open.

Nadal improves his all-time record against Federer to 23-10

While the Nadal-Federer rivalry is believed to be the greatest in the tennis history, it is surprising to see the huge lead the Spaniard has over the Swiss legend in terms of matches won.

Australian Open: Wawrinka beats Berdych to advance into first singles Major final

Stanislas Wawrinka defeated Tomas Berdych 6-3 6-7(1) 7-6(3) 7-6(3) in the first semi-final of the Australian Open 2014 on Thursday.

China`s Li moves one win from second Slam title

Chinese trailblazer Li Na marched towards a second Grand Slam title on Thursday by blasting past teenager Eugenie Bouchard and into the Australian Open final, where she will face Dominika Cibulkova.

Victoria Azarenka bundled out by Radwanska

Two-time defending champion Victoria Azarenka was bundled out of the Australian Open in the quarter-finals on Wednesday by fifth seed Agnieszka Radwanska in another big tournament upset.

Aus Open: Roger Federer, Andy Murray revivals face ultimate test

Roger Federer can prove he`s back to his best and Andy Murray will test his recovery from surgery when they resume their rivalry in a hugely anticipated Australian Open quarter-final on Wednesday.

Australian Open 2014: Is Roger Federer a threat for Rafael Nadal, Novak Djokovic?

The way Federer has been playing in the first Grand Slam of the year, especially after his game against Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in the fourth round, one can easily predict that it`s going to be very difficult for his opponents now to get the better of him.

Frustrating Australian Open all over for Maria Sharapova

Picking up her racquet bag and marching straight out of Rod Laver Arena without a nod or a wave, Maria Sharapova`s abrupt exit after her fourth-round loss to Dominika Cibulkova on Monday spoke volumes of her disdain for a forgettable Australian Open.

Australian Open: Spotless Federer thrashes Tsonga, plays Murray in quarters

It looks so simple at the end. This has been the norm, at least for the maestro, this Australian Open edition. Roger Federer`s fourth round straight set win over Jo Wilfred Tsonga was a reflection of his old self and possibly an image of his mental well-being. If at all, we were to allow to delve into his once formidable mental fortitude. Reason being, the sixth seeded Swiss has connived with himself to fail in his recent outings.

Federer calls on Edberg for Murray advice

Roger Federer is planning to tap coach Stefan Edberg`s deep well of experience to try some new things in his quarter-final showdown with Andy Murray at the Australian Open.

Nadal fumes at chair umpire for untimely penalty

A ruffled Rafa Nadal fumed after being called for multiple time violations but composed himself to fend off a gallant Kei Nishikori and reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Monday with a tense 7-6 (7-3) 7-5 7-6 (7-3) win.

Defending champion Victoria Azarenka into Aussie quarters

Victoria Azarenka blasted past young American Sloane Stephens and into the Australian Open quarter-finals on Monday as the defending champion hit top form.

Sharapova vows to bounce back from hip injury

Russian star Maria Sharapova on Monday revealed she was struggling with a hip injury but refused to blame it for her shock loss at the Australian Open and insisted she will bounce back.

After Serena it's Sharapova shock at Australian Open!

Third seed Maria Sharapova was knocked out of the Australian Open by Slovak Dominika Cibulkova on Monday, the second major upset in as many days.

Victoria Azarenka enters fourth round of Australian Open

Defending Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka has strengthened her title hopes after making into the knockout phases of the tournament following her third-round victory on Saturday.

Australian Open 2014: Roger Federer, Agnieszka Radwanska make final 16

Swiss ace Roger Federer and Polish star Agnieszka Radwanska have progressed to the fourth round of the Australian Open tournament and made the final 16 on Saturday at Melbourne.