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World No.1 Osaka in shock split with coach

World tennis No.1 Naomi Osaka has split from her coach Sascha Bajin just 17 days after completing back-to-back Grand Slam victories at the Australian Open.
Soure:AFP: 2019/2/12 20:33:42

Andy Murray has hip resurfacing surgery

Andy Murray has undergone hip resurfacing surgery in London, the British tennis great told his Instagram followers on Tuesday.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/29 19:48:41

Hewitt flays changes to Davis Cup

Australia's Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt has criticized Barcelona soccer player Gerard Pique and his Spanish investment group Kosmos for making sweeping changes to the 119-year-old tennis competition.
Soure:Reuters: 2019/1/29 19:45:46

Nadal takes positives out of Australian Open thrashing

Rafael Nadal said he took a lot of positives out of the Australian Open on his return from injury, despite being thrashed in the final on Sunday by Novak Djokovic.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/28 19:03:40

Djokovic claims record 7th Aussie title

An imperious Novak Djokovic won a record magnificent seventh Australian Open title by routing Rafael Nadal 6-3, 6-2, 6-3 Sunday with a display of flawless tennis.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/27 19:53:39

Beaten Serena hails Pliskova's 'crazy' Aussie Open comeback

Serena Williams denied choking after falling victim to one of the greatest ever comebacks Wednesday, saying she was powerless as Czech foe Karolina Pliskova “just went crazy” and stormed into the Australian Open semifinals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/23 20:13:42

Serena to 'keep soldiering on'

Serena Williams vowed Wednesday to keep “soldiering on” in a bid to reach 24 Grand Slam titles, admitting her game needed work after a sensational collapse in the Australian Open quarterfinals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/23 20:08:41

Pliskova slays Serena in quarters

Serena Williams' bid for a record-equaling 24th Grand Slam title was brought to a halt in sensational style at the Australian Open Wednesday by Karolina Pliskova, but fellow former champion Novak Djokovic cruised into the semifinals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/23 19:58:40

Djokovic concerned about 'Big Brother' cameras

World No.1 Novak Djokovic has expressed concern about “Big Brother” surveillance cameras that capture behind-the-scenes footage of players at the Australian Open, making the season-opening Grand Slam resemble a reality television show.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/22 18:58:41

Emotional Kvitova reaches semifinals

An emotional Petra Kvitova swept into her first Grand Slam semifinal Tuesday since a terrifying knife attack almost ended her career as the fairy-tale runs of Stefanos Tsitsipas and Danielle Collins continued at the Australian Open.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/22 18:58:40

China's Li Na to be inducted into International Tennis Hall of Fame

The first ever Chinese Grand Slam Champion, Li Na, will soon be inducted into the International Tennis Hall of Fame (ITHF).
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/1/22 16:51:34

Serena muscles into quarters

A fired-up Serena Williams slugged past world No.1 Simona Halep on Monday as she inches ever closer to a 24th Grand Slam title on a day that saw Alexander Zverev implode at the Australian Open.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/21 19:08:39

China sweeps all 5 golds at 2019 ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open

China made a clean sweep of the five gold medals as the Seamaster 2019 ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open ended here on Sunday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/1/21 9:02:19

Nadal powers into Aussie Open quarters

World No.2 Angelique Kerber was sensationally bundled out of the Australian Open Sunday by a woman playing the event for the first time, as a rampant Rafael Nadal powered into the quarterfinals.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/20 18:53:39

China sweeps all three golds on first day of ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open

China swept all of the gold medals on the first day of finals at the Seamaster 2019 ITTF World Tour Hungarian Open here on Saturday.
Soure:Xinhua: 2019/1/20 8:00:25

More than the sport's loss

The world would be losing not only a tennis star if Andy Murray retires after losing out to Roberto Bautista Agut at the Australian Open, but also a voice for women in sport, advocates say.
Soure:Reuters : 2019/1/17 20:08:42

Top seed Simona Halep battles through

Top seed Simona Halep was forced to dig deep to stay in the Australian Open on a day of epic battles Thursday that saw Japanese pair Naomi Osaka and Kei Nishikori survive but 2014 champion Stan Wawrinka crash out.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/17 20:03:43

Federer, Wozniacki stay on track

Roger Federer ground out a tough three-set win to make the Australian Open third round for an incredible 20th straight year Wednesday and stay on track for a seventh title, with defending champion Caroline Wozniacki also safely through.
Soure:AFP: 2019/1/16 19:43:40