From the expertsThe low down from those in the know
Once evenly matched rivals, Holden has undoubtedly won the war against Ford in the Australian touring-car battleground.
Venus Williams sees a big future for her Australian Open conqueror – just as she does for her own tennis career.
For the first time since 2003, the men’s semi-finals of the Australian Open won’t feature either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal.
Andy Murray has urged Australians to lay off Nick Kyrgios – and the 19-year-old hopes his compatriots heed the advice.
Tomas Berdych has handed Rafael Nadal one of the heaviest defeats of his celebrated grand slam career to send the 14-times major winner crashing out of the Australian Open.
Nick Kyrgios will be like the Melbourne Cup when he stops the nation tonight, taking on Andy Murray in a quarter-final of the Australian Open.
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Tennis legend Ken Rosewall, the youngest man in history to win the Australian Open, says Nick Kyrgios can pull off the unthinkable and hoist the trophy on Sunday night.
Nick Kyrgios is compiling a Roger Federer-like early-career CV but says he’s not finished yet as he zeros in on an improbable Australian Open semi-final berth.
In reality, the enduring comparisons between Maria Sharapova and Anna Kournikova were never more than skin deep.
It took 214 minutes for Nick Kyrgios to turn a two-set deficit into a spine-tingling five-set success over Roger Federer’s conqueror Andreas Seppi at the Australian Open on Sunday night.
The inevitable comparisons between Maria Sharapova – for many years the highest-paid sportswoman on the planet – and rising Canadian superstar Eugenie Bouchard are ramping up again ahead of their blockbuster quarter-final at the Australian Open.
Andy Murray will play local sensation Nick Kyrgios in a mouth-watering Australian Open quarter-final after overcoming Grigor Dimitrov in the fourth round.
Master coach Nick Bollettieri predicts Nick Kyrgios will be among the best in the tennis world, but how far he goes will depend on “what’s between his ears”.
The new and improved Bernard Tomic faces a test of his class and mettle on Sunday as he pursues a watershed Australian Open win. T
Self-styled “Stan the Man” Wawrinka is getting used to being the last Swiss man standing at the Australian Open.
Novak Djokovic is brimming with confidence, having bolstered his status as Australian Open favourite by dismissing Fernando Verdasco in straight sets to reach the fourth round.
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Match result: Andy Murray is into his fourth Australian Open final with a 6-7 6-0 6-3 7-5 victory over Tomas Berdych on Rod Laver Arena last night.
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Match Result scoreline: Williams 7-6, 6-2 It was a straight sets victory for Williams in the end but boy she was forced to play at a very high level today to defeat Keys. Williams was down a break early in the first set but she toiled hard and eventually won a well contested first set. […]
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Match result: Maria Sharapova has won the all-Russian semi-final battle to secure her spot in the Australian Open final with a 6-3 6-2 win over Ekaterina Makarova.
Nick Kyrgios may have been eliminated from the Australian Open, but there’s no doubt that he has emerged from the tournament with the universal respect of the tennis world.
God damn, Australian tennis hasn’t been this enthralling, colourful and easy to sit through for some time. Probably the last time I can recall was Bernard Tomic’s surge at the Australian Open a few years ago. But nothing like this.
We are down to the last four men and women at this year’s Australian Open and Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray, Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova are all in-sight of the final, but have to face some tough opposition first.
Novak Djokovic will be looking to continue a unique record at the Australian Open with a win against Milos Raonic tonight in their quarter final clash at Rod Laver Arena.
Can Dominika Cibulkova continue her impressive record by beating the world number 1, Serena Williams, in the quarter finals of the Australian Open? Join the Roar as we live blog the match from 12:30pm AEDT.
Simona Halep and Eugenie Bouchard have a lot of work to do if they are to contend for Grand Slam titles in the near future.
Columbus is a very underrated hockey city. The home of the expansion franchise Blue Jackets has not often made the same lists as Chicago, Boston, Toronto and even, increasingly, Los Angeles, but it thoroughly deserves to join those other great hockey cities of North America.
The Perth Heat (28-20) and Sydney Blue Sox (22-24) secured the final two playoff spots after a thrilling final round of the ABL on the weekend.
Match Result Scoreline Murray 6-3, 7-6, 6-3
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Match result: Tomas Berdych has stunned Rafael Nadal with a 6-2 6-0 7-6 win to make the semi-finals of the Australian Open for the second straight year.
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Match result: Maria Sharapova has powered her way into the semi-finals of the Australian Open with a 6-3 6-2 win over Eugenie Bouchard.
I have a plea and I want all sports fans to listen: Can we please give Aussie tennis star Nick Kyrgios a bit of slack. The 19 year old is winning the fans’ hearts hand over racket, despite his sometimes arrogant and unpredictable style.