Novak Djokovic to Play in Dubai After Vaccine Controversy: Reports

Unvaccinated world number one Novak Djokovic has signed up to play at next month’s ATP Dubai tennis tournament, reports said on Wednesday, after his deportation from Australia prevented a tilt at a record 21st Grand Slam title. A leaked entry list shared by tennis journalists on social media and picked up by several outlets showed […]

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Australian Open: Ashleigh Barty Shows Off Cricket Skills Ahead of Her Semifinals Clash With Madison Keys | WATCH

On Tuesday, women’s tennis world number one Ashleigh Barty moved a step closer to her maiden Australian Open title as she blew away 21st-seeded American Jessica Pegula 6-2, 6-0 in 63 minutes. In the semifinals, Barty will be up against another American, Madison Keys, who upset French Open champion and fourth seed Barbora Krejcikova 6-3, 6-2. Ahead […]

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Australian Open: Terrific Stefanos Tsitsipas Demolishes Jannik Sinner to Reach Semi-finals

Stefanos Tsitsipas stormed into his third Australian Open semi-final with a blistering straight-sets victory over Jannik Sinner on Wednesday. The Greek fourth seed played his best tennis yet in the year’s opening major to romp past the 11th-seeded Italian 6-3, 6-4, 6-2 in 2hr 6min and into a semi-final against either Daniil Medvedev or Felix […]

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Australian Open: Matteo Berrettini Wins Five-set Thriller to Reach Semi-finals

Matteo Berrettini created tennis history by reaching the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a rollercoaster five-set victory over Gael Monfils on Tuesday. The seventh seed overcame the French 17th seed in their quarter-final 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 3-6, 6-2 to become the first Italian man to reach the last four of the Australian Open. Berrettini, a […]

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Australian Open: Top Seed Ashleigh Barty Crushes Jessica Pegula to Make Semi-finals

Ashleigh Barty accelerated her march towards a maiden Australian Open title Tuesday with a straight-sets masterclass against Jessica Pegula, setting up a semi-final with Madison Keys. The single-minded world number one dismantled the 21st-seeded American 6-2, 6-0 in 63 minutes on Rod Laver Arena to power into the last four at Melbourne Park for only […]

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Novak Djokovic Saga Will Not Define Australian Open 2022, Says Chief Craig Tiley

Australian Open chief Craig Tiley said the Novak Djokovic saga will not define the 2022 tournament but that he regrets how the volatile situation took the focus off the Grand Slam and players leading up to the Melbourne Park major. The 34-year-old Serb was deported from Australia after an 11-day rollercoaster involving two visa cancellations, […]

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Australian Open 2022, Day 9, Tennis Live Score and Updates, Rafael Nadal, Ashleigh Barty, Sania Mirza, Barbora Krejcikova

Read more round and faces another American, Jessica Pegula, in the night session on Rod Laver Arena. French Open champion Krejcikova swept past two-time Melbourne champion Victoria Azarenka 6-2, 6-2 to set up a last-eight meeting with unseeded American Madison Keys. Barty, the 2019 French Open and 2021 Wimbledon champion, looks in irresistible form as […]

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Australian Open: Iga Swiatek Grinds Past Sorana Cirstea into Last Eight

An emotional Iga Swiatek battled into her third Grand Slam quarter-final and first at the Australian Open as she ground past resurgent Romanian Sorana Cirstea on Monday. The seventh-seeded former French Open champion encountered stiff resistance from the world number 38 before coming through 5-7, 6-3, 6-3 on Margaret Court Arena. She will play either […]

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Australian Open 2022, Day 8, Tennis Live Score and Updates: Stefanos Tsitsipas, Daniil Medvedev Highlight Day’s Action

Read more semi-finals. First Medvedev must come through against the huge-serving Maxime Cressy, who blasted down 28 aces and made only four double-faults against Australia’s Chris O’Connell in his third-round win. Medvedev, the de facto men’s top seed after the deportation of defending champion Novak Djokovic on the eve of the Grand Slam, said some […]

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‘Not Finished Yet’: Defiant Gael Monfils Battles into Quarters at Australian Open

Flashy Frenchman Gael Monfils warned that “I’m not quite finished yet” after winning a drawn-out battle with unfancied Miomir Kecmanovic to reach his second quarter-final at the Australian Open on Sunday. The 17th-seeded Monfils carved out a torrid straight-sets win over the 77th-ranked Serb 7-5, 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 in 2hr 34min on John Cain Arena. […]

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