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Jim Morton

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Tomic sets sights on top 20

4 Jan 2015

Bernard Tomic will be surrounded by friendly local fire at a difficult Brisbane International where he hopes to continue his “emotional” career fightback. As low as 124th in the world last July, the maturing Tomic is back up and running and eying a top-20 ranking this year after overcoming hip surgery and a host of […]

Hewitt not fazed about ranking drop

3 Jan 2015

Lleyton Hewitt is unfazed by a massive rankings drop and changing of the guard if he fails to defend his Brisbane International title next week. Hewitt would plummet from 50th to as low as 84 if eliminated in the first round at Pat Rafter Arena. That could see him slip from being the top-ranked Australian […]

Sharapova wants to win, not be No.1

Sharapova wants to win, not be No.1

2 Jan 2015

The world No.1 crown doesn’t interest Maria Sharapova so much in 2015 as she focuses on starting the new year in style with a maiden Brisbane International title. Sharapova jetted into Australia from Los Angeles on Thursday as the top-seed for the year-opening tournament which gives her a big opportunity to close the gap on […]

Friendly Dutchman Roars at A-League champs

1 Jan 2015

For the first time since taking the helm of Brisbane Roar, former Dutch international Frans Thijssen lost his rag with the A-League champions. It wasn’t the scoreless result at Suncorp Stadium on Tuesday night – Brisbane’s fifth consecutive winless game at home – that caused his anger but his team’s lack of faith in their […]

Stosur ready for cut-throat start to '15

1 Jan 2015

Samantha Stosur believes her best chance at breaking out of her Australian Open rut is by putting herself “in the firing line” straight up in 2015. Forgoing the chance to represent her nation at the Hopman Cup, the Queenslander has instead chosen to play her home tournament at the Brisbane International. But neither home town […]

Sky Blues cancel out Roar in Suncorp heat

31 Dec 2014

Sydney FC’s worrying mid-season A-League slump has reached a sixth week as the injury-hit Sky Blues struggled to a scoreless draw against the Brisbane Roar in the Queensland heat. Played in oppressive conditions on a patchy Suncorp Stadium pitch, neither side thrived in an uninspiring clash that Brisbane mostly controlled but rarely looked like taking. […]

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