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Samantha Stosur cruises into third round in Miami

Australia's Samantha Stosur has eased her way into the third round of the WTA event in Miami with a straight-sets victory over Kiki Bertens from The Netherlands.


Live: 2014 Australian Open - Day Eight

Fabio Fognini shakes hands with Novak Djokovic

Jason Phelan The second week of competition at the Australian Open begins with several big names looking to make the quarter-finals.

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Dokic and Gajdosova to clash in Open playoffs

Jelena Dokic.

Both women attempting to get back in the swing of things after absence.


Ashleigh Barty through to Brisbane main draw

Ash Barty.

Exciting teenager Ashleigh Barty digs deep to qualify for the Brisbane International women's singles main draw.


Stars back for Australian tennis season

Serena Williams.

Linda Pearce and Phil Lutton, Brisbane Another season, a familiar issue for Serena Williams: how to repeat the extraordinary success achieved in the year almost gone?


Top local hopes in Australian Open drawn to meet big guns of tennis

Rafael Nadal after defeating  Bernard  Tomic.

Linda Pearce The local hopes at the Australian Open will at least get to test themselves against some of the world's best on the grand slam stage.


Australian Open: day five schedule

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Schedule of play for day five of the 2014 Australian Open.


Duckworth set to get US Open start

James Duckworth

Linda Pearce In the past two grand slams, at Roland Garros and Wimbledon, James Duckworth has reached the main draw the hard way: via qualifying.


Australian teen into US Open

Nick Kyrgios

Linda Pearce Nick Kyrgios faces an US Open baptism of fire after successfully qualifying.


Tomic on path to Paris

Bernard Tomic.

Linda Pearce Tennis Australia is expecting and encouraging Bernard Tomic to contest this month's French Open.


John Tomic banned; Bernard remains in French Open

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Sitting courtside, John Tomic, father of Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic, watches his son in action.
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Linda Pearce John Tomic has been banned from Roland Garros as his son, Bernard, prepares to contest next week's French Open.

Ebden earns Wimbledon wildcard

Matthew Ebden

Australian Matthew Ebden rewarded for his strong recent form with a wildcard entry into Wimbledon.


Hewitt and Tomic settle differences

Darren Walton One-time sparring partners Lleyton Hewitt and Bernard Tomic are tennis's new odd couple after joining forces to plot Australia's assault on the US Open at Flushing Meadows.


Stosur feeling right at home with near-perfect victory

Darren Walton Samantha Stosur is feeling right at home as the US Open titleholder.


Stosur starts defence with a bang

Samantha Stosur

Darren Walton, New York Defending champion leads four Australians into second round of the US Open.


Hewitt into US Open second round

Lleyton Hewitt.

New York Lleyton Hewitt has produced a signature comeback to post his first US Open win in three years.


Stosur's US Open run continues

Samantha Stosur.

Samantha Stosur's resurgent form has continued, with a second round demolition of Edina Gallovits-Hall of Romania, 6-3, 6-0.

Sam plays second fiddle to 'Aussie' Kim

Darren Walton Samantha Stosur is happy to fly under the radar as Kim Clijsters' premature farewell overshadowed another commanding performance from Australia's defending US Open champion.


Short, sweet for Stosur

Sam Stosur.

Darren Walton, New York Samantha Stosur is happy to fly under the radar as Kim Clijsters' premature farewell overshadowed another commanding performance from Australia's defending US Open champion.

Open's early losers deserve their 30% pay rise, says director

Nick Kyrgios

Linda Pearce AUSTRALIAN OPEN tournament director Craig Tiley has flagged a record first-round losers' cheque of at least $27,000 - a rise of almost 30 per cent - at next month's grand slam, as the distribution...