Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova

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Survival the name of the game in Open's first week: Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova The bottom line is still the same - it's about surviving the first few rounds.

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Kyrgios to hold court with greats of game in international tennis league

Nick Kyrgios

Lee Gaskin Nick Kyrgios will rub shoulders with tennis royalty at the inaugural International Premier Tennis League.

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Australia, Italy, Germany into Federation Cup semi-finals

Fed Cup.

Italy keep their Fed Cup title defence on track, downing the United States.

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Extreme temperatures put all contenders on ice

Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova Melbourne Park when it is very hot is a bit like Wimbledon on a rainy day.

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On days like this the ice bath works wonders

Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova At Melbourne Park when it is very hot, the ice baths are the busiest places.

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Australian Open: day five schedule

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

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Andy Murray doesn't want Open dates changed

Andy Murray

World No.4 Andy Murray has rejected the idea of moving the Australian Open to avoid the searing summer heat that left his brother with heat stroke.

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Australian Open 2014: Serena Williams cruises into fourth round

Serena Williams

Top seed Serena Williams has powered into the fourth round of the Australian Open with a straight-sets victory over Slovakia's Daniela Hantuchova.

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Serena Williams still way ahead of her tennis rivals

Serena Williams

Jake Niall At 32 years, Serena Williams has more than maintained her career standing over the past two years.

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Serena's the best in history - and she's getting better

Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova In a sport stacked with stars, few can keep pace with the ageless queen of Melbourne Park.

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Live: 2014 Australian Open - Day Seven

Fabio Fognini shakes hands with Novak Djokovic

Claire Siracusa The first Sunday of competition at Melbourne Park sees the start of the Australian Open fourth round as the tournament edges towards the pointy end.

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Australian Open: Back injury hindered Serena Williams

Serena Williams.

Linda Pearce Serena Williams almost did not start the match she lost against Ana Ivanovic.

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Pained Serena sent packing by Ivanovic

Serena Williams

Linda Pearce Former No.1 rediscovering her best tennis after some difficult years.

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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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Live: 2014 Australian Open - Day Five

Serena Williams

Scott Spits The 2014 Australian Open scheduled was slightly disrupted thanks to extreme heat and rain. Some second round matches were finished in the early hours on Friday morning.

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Australian Open: Dominika Cibulkova reaches her second grand slam semi

Slovakia's Dominika Cibulkova

Dominika Cibulkova has marched into the semi-finals at the Australian Open with a commanding straight-sets victory over Romanian Simona Halep.

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Eugenie Bouchard and Li Na in Australian Open battle of the generations

Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova Women's tournament has given us some interesting battles between youth and experience.

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Two attacking players ready to fight out Australian Open final

Daniela Hantuchova

Daniela Hantuchova The Australian Open final between Li Na and Dominika Cibulkova is probably not the one that many people would have predicted.

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Coach Carlos Rodriguez reveals Li Na driven to the edge of retirement

Li Na of China celebrates a point

Linda Pearce Carlos Rodriguez is not certain if Li Na would really have retired as she threatened on the drive to Wimbledon just over seven months ago.

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Maria Sharapova cruises into Paris quarters

Maria Sharapova

Russian top seed dishes out a 6-0, 6-1 defeat to Daniela Hantuchova.