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Australian Open: Nadal survives illness to battle into third round

Thu, 22/01/2015 - 6:44am

Rafael Nadal battled nausea and dizziness to overcome American Tim Smyczek in five sets at the Australian Open.

Periods still 'taboo' for female athletes, says former tennis star

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 11:04pm

A former tennis champion says professional sportswomen are "suffering in silence", after one of Britain's top players struggles with "girl things" at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Tomic, Groth and Kyrgios secure passes to third round

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 6:59pm

Bernard Tomic, Sam Groth and Nick Kyrgios all secured wins but Jarmila Gajdosova was knocked out of the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Kyrgios defeats Karlovic, Groth wins all-Aussie battle

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 6:59pm

Nick Kyrgios defeated Ivo Karlovic and Sam Groth outlasted teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis to reach the third round.

Australian Open: Duckworth, Matosevic fall in second round

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 2:23pm

Andy Murray and Richard Gasquet stalled the local charge, beating Marinko Matosevic and James Duckworth.

Australian Open: Federer recovers from early nerves to defeat Bolelli

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 12:31pm

Second seed Roger Federer overcame a first-set scare to defeat Simone Bolelli and reach the third round.

Australian Open: Berdych eases past Melzer in straight sets

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 12:31pm

Number seven seed Tomas Berdych cruised past Austria's Jurgen Melzer to ease into the third round.

Australian Open: Sharapova fights back to beat qualifier Panova

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 11:41am

Maria Sharapova saved two match points in the final set before prevailing against fellow Russian Alexandra Panova.

Australian Open: 10th seed Ekaterina Makarova moves into third round

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 11:41am

Russian 10th seed Ekaterina Makarova is into the Australian Open third round with a win over Italy's Roberta Vinci.

Australian Open: Hewitt urges locals to kick on after bright start

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 9:41am

Lleyton Hewitt wants the local contingent to seize the moment at the Australian Open.

Net Rush at the Australian Open

Wed, 21/01/2015 - 6:24am

ABC's Tim Callanan analyses the action from Melbourne Park in Grandstand's Australian Open column.

Australian Open: Djokovic cruises into second round

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 1:07pm

Top seed Novak Djokovic has joined defending champion Stan Wawrinka in the second round of the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Wawrinka begins title defence with comfortable win

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 1:07pm

Stan Wawrinka's title defence got off to a flying start at the Australian Open after he reached the second round.

Australian Open: Nishikori too strong for Almagro in first round clash

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 1:07pm

Fifth-seeded Kei Nishikori has beaten Nicolas Almagro to reach the second round at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Williams scores straight-sets win in opener

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 12:13pm

Top seed Serena Williams reached the second round with a 6-0, 6-4 victory over Belgian 20-year-old Alison van Uytvanck.

Australian Open: Azarenka beats Stephens in strong opener

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 12:13pm

Former world number one Victoria Azarenka and fourth seed Petra Kvitova have both reached the second round.

Australian Open: Hewitt wins tough first-round clash

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 11:31am

Lleyton Hewitt beats Ze Zhang to progress, joining Samantha Stosur and Casey Dellacqua in the second round.

Australian Open: Stosur gets through opening assignment

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 11:31am

Samantha Stosur and Casey Dellacqua enjoyed safe passage through to the second round of the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Kokkinakis 'not finished yet' after beating Gulbis

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 9:49am

Teenager Thanasi Kokkinakis is savouring the biggest win of his career at the Australian Open.

Net Rush at the Australian Open

Tue, 20/01/2015 - 9:26am

ABC's Tim Callanan runs the rule over the opening to the year's first major in Grandstand's Australian Open column.