Confident Sharapova shrugs off Serena dominance ahead of dream final
Confident Sharapova shrugs off Serena dominance ahead of dream final

Second seed Maria Sharapova insisted Thursday her "terrible" record against arch-rival Serena Williams was irrelevant after booking an Australian Open final showdown with the American top seed.

Fairytale ends for Madison Keys but grand slam hunger grows
Fairytale ends for Madison Keys but grand slam hunger grows

Making the semi-finals of the Australian Open gave Madison Keys belief she could contend with the best players in the women`s game, but also made the hard-hitting 19-year-old more determined to take an extra step at the grand slams.

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.

Australian Open: Fired-up Serena Williams to face teen Madison Keys in Aussie semis
Australian Open: Fired-up Serena Williams to face teen Madison Keys in Aussie semis

A fired-up Serena Williams shot down last year`s finalist Dominika Cibulkova Wednesday to set up an all-American Australian Open semi-final with teenager Madison Keys, who brought sister Venus` dream run to a grinding halt.

Australian Open: Williams' sisters look to turn back clock in quarters
Australian Open: Williams' sisters look to turn back clock in quarters

 Serena and Venus Williams will be looking to turn back the clock almost six years when they play their quarter-finals at the Australian Open on Wednesday.

Andy Murray dealing well with demanding Aussie Open
Andy Murray dealing well with demanding Aussie Open

Andy Murray says his back is holding up well as he battles the energy-sapping hardcourts in his quest for a first Australian Open title in Melbourne, crediting the compression garment he is wearing.

Australian Open: Simona Halep halts Yanina Wickmayer to reach quarter-finals
Australian Open: Simona Halep halts Yanina Wickmayer to reach quarter-finals

Third seed Simona Halep broke her hoodoo against Belgian Yanina Wickmayer with a 6-4 6-2 win to sail into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday.

Bernard Tomic tees off at ''ridiculous'' Australian Open scheduling
Bernard Tomic tees off at ''ridiculous'' Australian Open scheduling

 Bernard Tomic bowed out of the Australian Open fourth round on Sunday with a stinging rebuke of the scheduling following his straight sets defeat by Tomas Berdych.

Andy Murray beats Grigor Dimitrov to reach Australian Open quarters
Andy Murray beats Grigor Dimitrov to reach Australian Open quarters

Three-time runner-up Andy Murray rode his luck to fight back and win a titanic four-setter over Grigor Dimitrov and reach the quarter-finals at the Australian Open on Sunday.

Commanding Rafael Nadal issues title warning in Melbourne
Commanding Rafael Nadal issues title warning in Melbourne

World number three Rafael Nadal`s chances of a second Australian Open crown soared with a commanding win to lock in a quarter-final berth Sunday.

Australian Open: American Madison Keys upsets Petra Kvitova to make fourth round
Australian Open: American Madison Keys upsets Petra Kvitova to make fourth round

 American teenager Madison Keys toppled fourth seed Petra Kvitova 6-4 7-5 in an impressive display of clean hitting to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday.

Australian Open: Defending champion Stan Wawrinka into last 16
Australian Open: Defending champion Stan Wawrinka into last 16

Defending champion Stan Wawrinka reached the fourth round of the Australian Open with a straight sets win over Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen on Saturday.

Australian Open: Federer toppled but pain-free Nadal powers on
Australian Open: Federer toppled but pain-free Nadal powers on

Rafa Nadal restored a semblance of order to the Australian Open on Friday after Italian Andreas Seppi sent shockwaves through the tournament by toppling Roger Federer in one of the greatest Melbourne Park upsets in recent memory.

Australian Open: Federer dumped from Open as Sharapova, Murray survive
Australian Open: Federer dumped from Open as Sharapova, Murray survive

A stunned Roger Federer was dumped from the Australian Open Friday in his worst showing since 2001 as Maria Sharapova, Andy Murray and Eugenie Bouchard battled to stay in the title hunt.​

Australian Open: Djokovic lauds American Smyczek's sportsmanship
Australian Open: Djokovic lauds American Smyczek's sportsmanship

Novak Djokovic praised American Tim Smyczek`s act of sportsmanship in his second round marathon against Rafa Nadal as "greater than sport itself" at the Australian Open on Thursday.

Murray points to double-standards after Nadal cramps
Murray points to double-standards after Nadal cramps

Following Rafa Nadal`s problems with cramps in the second round of the Australian Open on Wednesday, Andy Murray has taken a swipe at critics who gave him a hard time after his own struggles at the U.S. Open.

Australian Open 2015: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams show no mercy as Victoria Azarenka romps
Australian Open 2015: Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams show no mercy as Victoria Azarenka romps

World number ones Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams showed no mercy in powering through to the Australian Open second round Tuesday as unseeded dark horse Victoria Azarenka won her grudge match.

Stan Wawrinka`s winning start on life-changing court
Stan Wawrinka`s winning start on life-changing court

Stan Wawrinka returned to Rod Laver Arena where his life changed completely last year to get his Australian Open title defence off to a winning start on Tuesday.

Roger Federer routs Lu Yen-Hsun to reach Australian Open second round
Roger Federer routs Lu Yen-Hsun to reach Australian Open second round

 Cooling temperatures in the Melbourne evening forced Roger Federer to rethink his tactics in a clinical 6-4 6-2 7-5 rout of Taiwan`s Lu Yen-Hsun under the lights of Rod Laver Arena on Monday.

Retired star Li Na announces pregnancy to Aussie crowd
Retired star Li Na announces pregnancy to Aussie crowd

Pioneering Chinese tennis star Li Na announced she was pregnant Monday in front of 15,000 cheering fans at the Australian Open.