Casey Dellacqua

Casey Dellacqua knocked out in first round

Casey Dellacqua's US Open preparations have taken a hit after she was knocked out in the first round of the Connecticut Open.

Nick Kyrgios and Casey Dellacqua to team up for Hopman Cup

Nick Kyrgios.

Wimbledon giant-killer Nick Kyrgios will team up with Casey Dellacqua this summer as Australia attempt to end their long-standing Hopman Cup title drought.

Samantha Stosur and Casey Dellacqua notch wins in Montreal

Victorious: Samantha Stosur lets rip with a forehand in Montreal.

Samantha Stosur and Casey Dellacqua have made winning starts to their Toronto Masters campaigns in Montreal, but both face an uphill battle in the second round.

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Casey Dellacqua moves to career-high world No.31

Australia's Casey Dellacqua has jumped two spots on the women's world tennis rankings to a career-high No.31.

US Open: Aussies cop horror draw

Samantha Stosur is the only realistic hope to make the second week of the US Open.

Darren Walton Australia's tennis stars have been handed horror draws for the US Open starting on Monday, with former women's champion Samantha Stosur the only realistic hope of reaching the second week.

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Casey Dellacqua bows out of Wimbledon's second round

Casey Dellacqua put in a good show, but just not good enough to beat Agnieszka Radwanska

Linda Pearce One of five Australians in action on day three, Dellacqua started a nervously, and lost with pride.

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Casey Dellacqua in Wimbledon mixed doubles quarter-finals

Jamie Murray of Great Britain and Casey Dellacqua discuss tactics during their third round match against Horia Tecau of Romania and Sania Mirza of India at Wimbledon.

There's still interest for Australian and British fans at Wimbledon where Casey Dellacqua and Jamie Murray are chasing their second mixed doubles titles, but first as a team.

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Casey Dellacqua upbeat on eve of Wimbledon

For Casey Dellacqua, it is not so much a question of where she is headed, buit how high she can go.

Linda Pearce Yes, Casey Dellacqua does wonder how different things might have been had she started doing 10 years ago what is working so well for her now.

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Casey Dellacqua downs Sam Stosur in Birmingham

Casey Dellacqua has upstaged higher-ranked compatriot Samantha Stosur to reach the quarter-finals of the WTA event in Birmingham.

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Casey Dellacqua loses in Birmingham semis

Casey Dellacqua blew a 5-1 lead in the first set tie-breaker.

Casey Dellacqua has missed out on a maiden WTA final appearance after suffering a straight-sets loss to Czech Barbora Zahlavova Strycova in Birmingham.

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Casey Dellacqua climbs to career-best ranking

Casey Dellacqua

After career-saving shoulder surgery, a foot operation and countless cortisone injections, Australian tennis star Casey Dellacqua now has a best-ever world ranking.

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Tennis: Casey Dellacqua into Indian Wells quarters

Australian sets up a quarter-final meeting with Romanian Simona Halep after a fourth round walkover against Lauren Davis.

Casey Dellacqua through to quarter-finals at Indian Wells

Casey Dellacqua has halved her tennis ranking since the start of the year as she eyes a spot in the Indian Wells Masters semi-finals.

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Casey Dellacqua's run ends at Miami Masters

Casey Dellacqua.

Venus Williams combined 44 unforced errors with 11 aces to end Casey Dellacqua’s run at the Miami Masters with a 6-4 5-7 6-4 third round victory on Sunday.

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Casey Dellacqua into round two and delighted about the forecast

Casey Dellacqua after her first-round victory.

Linda Pearce Casey Dellacqua was on, and off, before the worst heat of the day – and, particularly, the week – arrived.

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Sam Stosur and Casey Dellacqua are cashing in on solid pre-seasons

Sam Stosur.

Linda Pearce Sam Stosur could not know if, or exactly when, she would reap the benefits of a pair of scratchy wins at last week's low-profile Hobart International, but perhaps that moment is now.

Casey Dellacqua powers into Australian Open fourth round

Casey Dellacqua

Resurgent Casey Dellacqua has equalled her best-ever grand slam performance after storming into the fourth round of the Australian Open at Melbourne Park.

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Casey Dellacqua ready for big time, bloody oath she is

Single-minded: Casey Dellacqua's relationship with coach Shannon Nettle and her doubles success have fuelled her confidence for singles campaigns.

Linda Pearce Six years ago, her passage to the fourth round was a fairytale. Now it's about experience.

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Boot camp works a treat for Casey Dellacqua

Tennis comeback queen Casey Dellacqua credits a brutal boot camp involving running up hills in saturated sandshoes for her stunning emergence as a grand slam force.

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Australian Open 2014: Casey Dellacqua aims for late-career peak

Casey Dellacqua

Linda Pearce On this same weekend six years ago, Casey Dellacqua needed to look at the morning papers to make sure she had not been dreaming.

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