Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open
Defending champion Rafael Nadal advances in Rio Open

World number three Rafael Nadal made an impressive return to competition after an Australian Open quarter-final loss, dispatching Brazil`s Thomaz Bellucci 6-4, 6-1 Tuesday at the ATP Rio Open.

Roger Federer jumps on Indian bandwagon, flaunts team jersey
Roger Federer jumps on Indian bandwagon, flaunts team jersey

Swiss maestro Roger Federer on Sunday joined millions of cricket fans around the world and get himself ready with a Team India shirt. The tennis champ flaunt Team India's official shirt on social media site Facebook.

Ex-tennis champ Bob Hewitt allegedly told victim `rape is enjoyable`
Ex-tennis champ Bob Hewitt allegedly told victim `rape is enjoyable`

Australian-born former tennis champion Bob Hewitt who is standing trial for rape and sexual assault in South Africa allegedly told one of his victims "rape is enjoyable", a court heard on Wednesday.

Broken toe cause of early Australian Open exit: Ana Ivanovic
Broken toe cause of early Australian Open exit: Ana Ivanovic

Former women's World No.1 Ana Ivanovic Wednesday cited a broken toe as one of the reasons for her first round exit from the Australian Open tennis tournament, saying it interfered with her preparation.

I`ve no problem with Novak Djokovic: Andy Murray
I`ve no problem with Novak Djokovic: Andy Murray

Australian Open finalist Andy Murray says there is no need for Novak Djokovic to explain himself after their controversial Australian Open final.

Novak Djokovic relishing win after `physical crisis`
Novak Djokovic relishing win after `physical crisis`

Novak Djokovic feels in the prime of his career with more Grand Slams beckoning after winning a gripping Australian Open final in which he overcame "a physical crisis".

Oz Open: It's a treat to play with Martina, says Leander Paes
Oz Open: It's a treat to play with Martina, says Leander Paes

 Leander Paes and Martina Hingis, two legends of the game, were all praise for each other after wining their first Grand Slam together as Indian ace called it a "treat to win title" with the 'Swiss Miss'.

Andy Murray admits he got distracted but takes positives
Andy Murray admits he got distracted but takes positives

Andy Murray admitted he got distracted by Novak Djokovic`s injuries in their Australian Open final Sunday, but played down suggestions the Serb was faking them to throw him off his game.

Evergreen Serena Williams hungry for more Slams
Evergreen Serena Williams hungry for more Slams

With her name freshly engraved onto the Australian Open trophy, Serena Williams feels she can play on indefinitely and is intent on increasing her tally of 19 Grand Slams.

List of Leander Paes' Grand Slam titles
List of Leander Paes' Grand Slam titles

 Leander Paes won the mixed doubles crown at the 2015 Australian Open with Swiss partner Martina Hingis for his 15th career Grand Slam title.

Martina Hingis, 34, back in Aussie Open final, 20 years after debut
Martina Hingis, 34, back in Aussie Open final, 20 years after debut

When Martina Hingis came out retirement for the second time in her career two years ago, she set some ground rules for herself.

Australian Open Men's Final: Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic - Preview
Australian Open Men's Final: Andy Murray vs Novak Djokovic - Preview

 For two men who have accomplished so much in their closely intertwined careers, the Australian Open final between friends Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray on Sunday could achieve a number of firsts.

Italy`s Fognini-Bolelli win Australian men`s doubles
Italy`s Fognini-Bolelli win Australian men`s doubles

Italian pair Simone Bolelli and Fabio Fognini won their first Grand Slam doubles title on Saturday when they beat the French challenge of Pierre-Hugues Herbert and Nicolas Mahut in the Australian Open final.

Aus Open Women's Final Preview: Williams bids to continue tyranny of Sharapova
Aus Open Women's Final Preview: Williams bids to continue tyranny of Sharapova

One of the few players with the game to trouble Serena Williams, Maria Sharapova`s decade-long losing streak to the American great is one of the more curious anomalies in women`s tennis.

Australian Open: Djokovic beats Wawrinka in another five-setter, to meet Murray in final
Australian Open: Djokovic beats Wawrinka in another five-setter, to meet Murray in final

World number one Novak Djokovic fought off defending champion Stan Wawrinka over five sets to reach his fifth Australian Open final on Friday, where he will meet Andy Murray.

Bethanie Mattek-Sands-Lucie Safarova wins Aussie women doubles title
Bethanie Mattek-Sands-Lucie Safarova wins Aussie women doubles title

The unseeded pairing of American Bethanie Mattek-Sands and Czech Lucie Safarova won the Australian Open women`s doubles title Friday, their first Grand Slam success.

Williams sisters say teen Madison Keys future star
Williams sisters say teen Madison Keys future star

The legendary Williams sisters on Wednesday predicted a big future for American teenager Madison Keys, including Grand Slam titles, after she gatecrashed the Australian Open semi-finals at Venus` expense.

Stan Wawrinka masters Kei Nishikori to reach Australian Open semis
Stan Wawrinka masters Kei Nishikori to reach Australian Open semis

Defending champion Stan Wawrinka wasted five match points before sealing a straight sets win over Japanese fifth seed Kei Nishikori to reach the semi-finals at the Australian Open on Wednesday.

Tomas Berdych stands in way of Andy Murray`s fourth Australian Open final
Tomas Berdych stands in way of Andy Murray`s fourth Australian Open final

 British hope Andy Murray has tenacious Tomas Berdych standing between him and playing in a fourth Australian Open final in six years in Thursday`s semi-final.

Andy Murray urges Aussies to give Nick Kyrgios time
Andy Murray urges Aussies to give Nick Kyrgios time

Andy Murray has urged Australians to allow their rising teen star Nick Kyrgios time to grow up and not be so condemning of his on-court excesses after a headline-grabbing Australian Open campaign.