Lleyton Hewitt hungry to mentor Australia`s next generation
Lleyton Hewitt hungry to mentor Australia`s next generation

Lleyton Hewitt is keen to mentor the new generation of Australian tennis stars and help them follow in his footsteps by becoming Grand Slam champions.

Lleyton Hewitt hanging tough in Wimbledon last waltz
Lleyton Hewitt hanging tough in Wimbledon last waltz

Lleyton Hewitt prolonged his Wimbledon swansong the hard way on Thursday as he and fellow Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis came back from two sets down to stay alive in the men`s doubles.

No tears as Lleyton Hewitt says farewell to Wimbledon
No tears as Lleyton Hewitt says farewell to Wimbledon

Lleyton Hewitt admitted he just managed to hold back the tears as the former Wimbledon champion`s swansong ended in a frustrating five-set defeat against Jarkko Nieminen on Monday.

Wimbledon 2015: Djokovic rages, Hewitt bids Wimbledon farewell
Wimbledon 2015: Djokovic rages, Hewitt bids Wimbledon farewell

Novak Djokovic, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova reached the Wimbledon second round on Monday as 2002 champion Lleyton Hewitt`s 17-year All England Club career came to a bruising end.

Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon farewell ends in defeat
Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon farewell ends in defeat

Lleyton Hewitt`s Wimbledon farewell ended in an agonising defeat as Finland`s Jarkko Nieminen out-lasted the 2002 champion 3-6, 6-3, 4-6, 6-0, 11-9 in a thrilling first round clash on Monday.

Australian stalwart Lleyton Hewitt set for Wimbledon farewell
Australian stalwart Lleyton Hewitt set for Wimbledon farewell

 Lleyton Hewitt, Australia's flagbearer in world tennis for almost two decades, makes what could be his final appearance at the All England Club on Monday following his announcement that this year's Wimbledon tournament would be his last.

Five facts on first day of Wimbledon 2015
Five facts on first day of Wimbledon 2015

Five facts on the first day of Wimbledon at the All England Club on Monday:

Novak Djokovic handed tough Wimbledon opener
Novak Djokovic handed tough Wimbledon opener

Defending champion Novak Djokovic was handed a tough opening round at Wimbledon when Friday`s draw paired him with Germany`s Philipp Kohlschreiber.

Andy Murray crowned king of Queen`s for fourth time
Andy Murray crowned king of Queen`s for fourth time

Andy Murray swept to a record-equalling fourth Queen`s Club title with a majestic 6-3, 6-4 demolition of South Africa`s Kevin Anderson in Sunday`s final.

Former champion Lleyton Hewitt gets Wimbledon wild card
Former champion Lleyton Hewitt gets Wimbledon wild card

Veteran Australian tennis star Lleyton Hewitt has been assured of a Wimbledon farewell after he earned a wild card entry into the tournament on Thursday.

Grigor Dimitrov fights back to level at Queen's, Lleyton Hewitt out
Grigor Dimitrov fights back to level at Queen's, Lleyton Hewitt out

Defending champion Grigor Dimitrov was locked at one set all with American Sam Querrey in the first round of the Queen`s club Wimbledon warm-up tournament when bad light ended play on Monday.

Lleyton Hewitt`s Queens farewell ends in defeat
Lleyton Hewitt`s Queens farewell ends in defeat

Lleyton Hewitt suffered a frustrating farewell to Queen`s Club as the four-time champion squandered a match point in a 6-7 (5/7), 7-5, 6-2 defeat against South Africa`s Kevin Anderson on Monday.

Lleyton Hewitt to skip French Open
Lleyton Hewitt to skip French Open

 Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt has decided to skip this year's French Open in what is likely to be his last year on the ATP Tour.

Japan`s Go Soeda outlasts Lleyton Hewitt to advance in Houston
Japan`s Go Soeda outlasts Lleyton Hewitt to advance in Houston

Japan`s Go Soeda survived a scare from former world No. 1 Lleyton Hewitt and American Sam Querrey barely broke a sweat in advancing at the US Clay Court Championships on Monday.

Czech young guns keep Davis Cup hopes alive against Australia
Czech young guns keep Davis Cup hopes alive against Australia

Czech young guns Jiri Vesely and Adam Pavlasek kept the hosts` Davis Cup hopes alive by beating Australian doubles pair Samuel Groth and Lleyton Hewitt in Saturday`s first-round tie.

Rosol, Kokkinakis to open Czechs-Australia Davis Cup tie
Rosol, Kokkinakis to open Czechs-Australia Davis Cup tie

Lukas Rosol and Thanasi Kokkinakis will open the Davis Cup first-round tie between the Czech Republic and Australia in the eastern Czech city of Ostrava on Friday.

Lleyton Hewitt, Nick Kyrgios to lead Aussies against Czechs
Lleyton Hewitt, Nick Kyrgios to lead Aussies against Czechs

Australia on Tuesday named Lleyton Hewitt and Nick Kyrgios in a full-strength team for next month`s Davis Cup World Group showdown with the Czech Republic.

Lleyton Hewitt to play on, groomed as Davis Cup captain
Lleyton Hewitt to play on, groomed as Davis Cup captain

Lleyton Hewitt said on Thursday he intends to play on until next year's Australian Open as he was positioned as the future Davis Cup captain after Pat Rafter announced he was stepping down.

Australian Open: Tomic, Kyrgios through to last 16
Australian Open: Tomic, Kyrgios through to last 16

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic kept dreams alive of a first home win in the Australian Open for 39 years with third-round victories on Friday.

Nick Kyrgios flying Australian flag at home grand slam
Nick Kyrgios flying Australian flag at home grand slam

A first-week choke by leading woman Sam Stosur and a grudging loss by ageing men`s warrior Lleyton Hewitt has generally been the blueprint for the home players at the Australian Open, but teenage talent Nick Kyrgios may be poised to buck the trend of local underachievement.