The AFL’s modern-day benchmarks Hawthorn square off against the worst team from 2015 in the NAB Challenge opener, ending yet another off-season dominated by the Essendon supplements scandal.
History-chasing Serena Williams touched on perfection on Thursday as she advanced to an Australian Open final showdown with ambitious German Angelique Kerber.
Andy Murray was effective in the open air and devastating after the Rod Laver Arena roof was closed as he stormed into an Australian Open semi-final against Milos Raonic with a four-set win on Wednesday over David Ferrer.
Tennis Australia president Steve Healy says it’s appalling that Lleyton Hewitt’s name has been unwittingly dragged into the ongoing match-fixing saga.
German Anna-Lena Friedsam suffered a leg injury just when she seemed on the verge of causing a boilover in the fourth round of the Australian Open on Sunday, allowing No.4 seed Agnieszka Radwanska to scrape through to the quarter-finals.
Czech Barbora Strycova has sent No.3 seed Garbine Muguruza tumbling out of the third round of the Australian Open in straight sets.