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Roger Federer advances to Australia Open men's quarter-finals, to face Tennys Sandgren next

Roger Federer advances to Australia Open men's quarter-finals, to face Tennys Sandgren next

Swiss Maestro seals a spot in the quarter-finals.

Jan 27, 2020, 13:17 PM IST
Novak Djokovic leads tennis community in mourning 'mentor' Kobe Bryant, the Black Mamba of NBA

Novak Djokovic leads tennis community in mourning 'mentor' Kobe Bryant, the Black Mamba of NBA

Novak Djokovic leads tennis community in mourning for "mentor" Kobe Bryant.

Jan 27, 2020, 12:29 PM IST
Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber race into Australian Open fourth round

Simona Halep, Angelique Kerber race into Australian Open fourth round

Halep will now square off with Belgian tennis player Elise Mertens in the next round. 

Jan 25, 2020, 17:17 PM IST
Brazilian tennis player Jaoa Souza gets life ban for match-fixing

Brazilian tennis player Jaoa Souza gets life ban for match-fixing

Souza was also fined $200,000 following a disciplinary hearing in London on January 14.

Jan 25, 2020, 14:02 PM IST
Australian Open: Rafael Nadal sees off Pablo Carreno Busta to reach fourth round

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal sees off Pablo Carreno Busta to reach fourth round

Nadal will now lock horns with the winner of another fourth-round clash between Nick Kyrgios and Russia's Karen Khachanov.

Jan 25, 2020, 13:27 PM IST
World number two Karolina Plyskova knocked out of Australian Open

World number two Karolina Plyskova knocked out of Australian Open

Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova defeats current world number two Karolina Plyskova by 7-6(4), 7-6(3).

Jan 25, 2020, 11:24 AM IST
Roger Federer survives huge scare to reach last-16 of Australian Open

Roger Federer survives huge scare to reach last-16 of Australian Open

The 20-times Grand Slam champion made an extraordinary 82 unforced errors to go with 62 winners during the clash. 

Jan 24, 2020, 20:15 PM IST
Novak Djokovic marches into Australian Open fourth round

Novak Djokovic marches into Australian Open fourth round

Djokovic, who finished the match with 40 winners to 23 unforced errors, will next take on 14th-seeded Argentinian Diego Schwartzman.

Jan 24, 2020, 19:24 PM IST
Big-serving Milos Raonic knocks Stefanos Tsitsipas out of Australian Open

Big-serving Milos Raonic knocks Stefanos Tsitsipas out of Australian Open

Raonic will meet 2014 U.S. Open champion Marin Cilic in the fourth round of the tournament. 

Jan 24, 2020, 17:37 PM IST
Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka knocked out by Coco Gauff

Defending Australian Open champion Naomi Osaka knocked out by Coco Gauff

Defending champion Naomi Osaka was knocked out of the Australian Open on Friday, falling 6-3 6-4 in a stunning upset by American teenage sensation Coco Gauff in the third round. Osaka was the third

Jan 24, 2020, 15:35 PM IST
Australian Open: Divij Sharan gets knocked out after losing in 2nd round

Australian Open: Divij Sharan gets knocked out after losing in 2nd round

Divij Sharan and Artem Sitak lost 7-6 (6-2), 6-3 to Brazil's Bruno Soares and Mate Pavic of Croatia in a match that lasted one hour and 17 minutes. The duo had entered the second round after

Jan 24, 2020, 12:36 PM IST
Caroline Wozniacki waves goodbye after third-round defeat at Australian Open

Caroline Wozniacki waves goodbye after third-round defeat at Australian Open

Wozniacki, the 2018 Australian Open champion, suffered a 5-7, 6-3, 5-7 defeat to Tunisia`s Ons Jabeur in a match that lasted just over two hours inside Melbourne Arena.

Jan 24, 2020, 12:26 PM IST
Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open in shock upset by China`s Wang Qiang

Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open in shock upset by China`s Wang Qiang

Wang, who was thrashed 6-1 6-0 by Williams in the U.S. Open quarter-finals, savoured sweet revenge on Rod Laver Arena to end the American`s bid for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam title.

Jan 24, 2020, 11:40 AM IST
Daniil Medvedev overcomes Martinez, bleeding nose to advance in Australian Open

Daniil Medvedev overcomes Martinez, bleeding nose to advance in Australian Open

Medvedev, a US Open finalist in 2019, arrived in Melbourne in red-hot form, winning all his singles matches at the inaugural ATP Cup before a three-set defeat to seven-time Australian Open champion

Jan 23, 2020, 15:23 PM IST
Serena Williams, Ash Barty enter Australian Open third round

Serena Williams, Ash Barty enter Australian Open third round

World number one Ash Barty eased into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-1, 6-4 win over Polona Hercog on a blustery Rod Laver Arena on Wednesday. 

Jan 23, 2020, 13:58 PM IST
Roger Federer marches into third round of Australian Open

Roger Federer marches into third round of Australian Open

It's another step towards the 21st grand slam title for the Swiss maestro. Roger Federer defeated Krajinovic 6-1, 6-4, 6-1. The 38-year-old did not give his opponent any chance in the first set and

Jan 22, 2020, 19:27 PM IST
Novak Djokovic advances to third-round of Australian Open

Novak Djokovic advances to third-round of Australian Open

The world No.2 trounced Japan's Tatsuma Ito 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 to reach the third round.

Jan 22, 2020, 12:50 PM IST
Australian Open: France's Elliot Benchetrit asks ball-girl to peel banana, gets scolded by umpire

Australian Open: France's Elliot Benchetrit asks ball-girl to peel banana, gets scolded by umpire

French tennis player Elliot Benchetrit landed himself in trouble when he asked a ball-girl to peel a banana for him during the final qualifying round of the first major of the season i.e Australian

Jan 21, 2020, 21:15 PM IST
Australian Open: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashes out in opening round

Australian Open: India's Prajnesh Gunneswaran crashes out in opening round

Meanwhile, Nick Kyrgios, Dominic Thiem, Alexander Zverev of Germany have all stormed into the second round of the Australia Open after winning their respective first matches.

Jan 21, 2020, 19:07 PM IST
Maria Sharapova vanquished by Donna Vekic in Australian Open first round

Maria Sharapova vanquished by Donna Vekic in Australian Open first round

Former Australian Open champion Maria Sharapova knocked out in the first round.

Jan 21, 2020, 18:29 PM IST