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Bernard Tomic's 2017 just gets worse and worse

Wed, 22/02/2017 - 6:01am

A first-round loss in Delray Beach sees Bernard Tomic further plumb the depths as his shocking 2017 ATP season continues apace.

Tennis umpire hit in eye by ball undergoes surgery

Mon, 13/02/2017 - 7:27am

The tennis umpire who copped a ball to the face from an enraged Denis Shapovalov swing undergoes surgery on a fractured eye socket.

US tennis officials apologise over Nazi-era German anthem at match

Mon, 13/02/2017 - 5:30am

The United States Tennis Association apologises after an outdated version of the German national anthem that later became associated with the Nazi regime was performed before a Fed Cup match in Hawaii.

Davis Cup umpire smashed in face by rogue tennis ball after player tantrum

Mon, 06/02/2017 - 3:34pm

Canadian tennis player Denis Shapovalov is disqualified from the Davis Cup after inadvertently blasting a ball into the umpire's face.

Australia into Davis Cup last eight after doubles win over Czechs

Sat, 04/02/2017 - 12:41pm

Australia progresses to the Davis Cup quarter-finals after a straight-sets win over the Czech Republic in the doubles rubber at Kooyong.

No Bernie, no problem as Australia makes perfect start to Davis Cup tie

Fri, 03/02/2017 - 3:13pm

Debutant Jordan Thompson beats Czech number one Jiri Vesely and Nick Kyrgios cruises through to give Australia a dream start in its Davis Cup tie.

Tennis Australia criticised for lack of action after abuse claims

Thu, 02/02/2017 - 8:44pm

Tennis Australia is criticised for not adequately responding to last year's royal commission hearing into the alleged sexual abuse of young tennis players by a coach.

Federer's tribute to late Australian coach

Tue, 31/01/2017 - 6:15am

Roger Federer pays special tribute to his Australian ties after reigning at Melbourne Park for a fifth time.

In a golden era, Federer will always be the brightest star

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 11:09am

In winning his 18th major title in such unimaginable circumstances at the Australian Open, Roger Federer confirms his status as the greatest of tennis's golden era.

Bring on the clay, says rejuvenated Nadal

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 6:35am

Rafael Nadal's Australian Open campaign ends at the hands of rival Roger Federer, but great performances raise his hopes of a possible 10th French Open crown.

Federer says 18th slam 'smallest' part of Open triumph

Mon, 30/01/2017 - 5:40am

Roger Federer says proving he could still win an Australian Open title against his greatest rival Rafael Nadal is what he will remember most from his Melbourne Park triumph.

Federer beats Nadal in classic Australian Open final

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 10:22pm

An Australian Open final between two ageless champions turns out to be a tennis match for the ages, with Roger Federer beating Rafael Nadal in five outstanding sets before a rapturous Rod Laver Arena crowd.

As it happened: Federer takes down Nadal in five-set Australian Open decider

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 5:31pm

Roger Federer beats arch-rival Rafael Nadal in five epic sets in the Australian Open final to claim his 18th major title. See how it played out in our blog.

Live: Federer takes down Nadal in five-set Australian Open decider

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 5:31pm

Roger Federer beats arch-rival Rafael Nadal in five epic sets in the Australian Open final to claim his 18th major title. Follow our live blog.

Federer vs Nadal 'biggest Open final ever'

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 3:27pm

Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal will do battle in what organisers have declared the biggest Australian Open final in the tournament's 105-year history.

Is Serena Williams the greatest?

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 2:35pm

It is a question that even Serena Williams is not prepared to answer: who is the greatest female tennis player of all time?

Serena taking it one major at a time after clinching open record

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 10:21am

Serena Williams is not prepared to put a number on the haul of majors she may end up winning after claiming her 23rd title with her Australian Open triumph.

Serena Williams praised by sister Venus after Australian Open triumph

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 6:55am

Venus Williams describes her sister Serena's Australian Open victory as a "beautiful thing" and believes her younger sibling will add more major singles titles to her tally of 23.

Serena Williams praised by sister Venus after Australian Open triumph

Sun, 29/01/2017 - 6:55am

Venus Williams describes her sister Serena's Australian Open victory as a "beautiful thing" and believes her younger sibling will add more major singles titles to her tally of 23.

Serena beats Venus to reclaim Australian Open title

Sat, 28/01/2017 - 8:03pm

Serena Williams captures her 23rd major singles title with a straight-sets defeat of her sister Venus in the women's Australian Open final on Rod Laver Arena.