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Federer to return to Hopman Cup

Roger Federer will return to the Hopman Cup in Perth.

For the first time since a young Roger Federer teamed with his then-girlfriend Mirka Vavrinec back in 2002, the Swiss champion will be returning to the Hopman Cup.

Lleyton, Gerrans withdraw from Australian Olympic team

Out: Lleyton Hewitt.

Australia's Olympic hopes have received a double blow with cyclist Simon Gerrans officially ruled out of Rio with a broken collarbone and Lleyton Hewitt's withdrawal as coach of the men's tennis team for "personal reasons".

'Why do you write all that s--t about me?': Tomic

Tomic v FitzSimons

Yes, I had seen the yellow Ferrari outside the Palazzao Versace hotel last Saturday arvo, but still, nothing twigged, and I had no clue that it was the first crack of lightning on the horizon for what looked like a mid-level storm approaching.

Record prizemoney at US Open

Novak Djokovic of Serbia celebrates with the winner's trophy after defeating Roger Federer of Switzerland at the 2015 US ...

Prize money at the U.S. Open tennis championships will rise to a record $46.3 million at this year's tournament, the U.S. Tennis Association announced Tuesday.

Balodis sweeps to victory in seniors events

Canberra's Ros Balodis hasn't lost a singles match at the Australian Senior Tennis Championships since 1998.

Canberra's Ros Balodis has enjoyed success over the past two weeks with victories in back-to-back ITF events, winning the 2016 ITF seniors world individual championships and the 2016 ITF seniors team championship.

Groth claims much-needed tennis win

Back on the winners' list: Sam Groth.

Sam Groth has advanced to the second round of the Hall of Fame Tennis Championships as he attempts to repair his slumping tennis singles ranking.

CAS delay means Sharapova will miss Rio

Maria Sharapova's appeal against her two-year ban for doping will not be finished in time for the Russian to compete at ...

Maria Sharapova will miss next month's Rio Olympics after the Court of Arbitration for Sport decided to defer its decision on the Russian's tennis star's appeal against a two-year doping ban.

Alex De Minaur loses junior Wimbledon final

Canada's Denis Shapovalov (left) and Australia's Alex De Minaur after the Boy's Singles Final.

Wimbledon has ended without an Australian winning a title, but Sydney-born Alex De Minaur hopes his achievement in reaching a first junior grand slam final will be the start of far bigger things.

When Serena met Margaret

margaret and serena

Serena Williams knows quite a lot about Steffi Graf, whose 22-slam Open era singles record she equalled with a seventh Wimbledon title on Saturday, but only a little about Margaret Court, the Australian she met in Perth in January but is otherwise still chasing.

Is Court's record next for Serena?

Doing it the hard way: Serena Williams.

It was not the time to be asking Serena Williams about breaking Margaret Court's all-time grand slam singles record of 24, considering how much grief the soon-to-be-35-year-old had experienced just to reach Steffi Graf's Open-era benchmark of 22.

Aussie junior in Wimbledon final

Rising star: Alex De Minaur.

Australian teenager Alex De Minaur has the chance to join tennis greats and personal idols Roger Federer and Lleyton Hewitt on the Wimbledon honour roll.

Williams sisters win Wimbledon doubles

Winners are grinners: Serena and Venus Williams hold their trophies after winning the women's doubles final against ...

Serena Williams put the icing on the cake of another magnificent Wimbledon campaign by teaming up with sister Venus for a sixth doubles crown at the All England Club.