Jelena Dokic


Jelena Dokic back after fearing she'd never play tennis again

David Sygall Jelena Dokic has revealed that as late as three months after surgery to repair her badly damaged wrist, she feared she might never play tennis again.


Jelena Dokic back to reignite her prodigal star

Linda Pearce Depite Dokic's tumultuous history, the former No. 4 hopes to play at the Australian Open.


Jelena Dokic makes a tentative return from injury

Jarmila Gajdosova

Linda Pearce Former world No.4 could hardly have drawn a tougher first-up opponent.


Dokic comeback still on track after loss

Jelena Dokic

Jelena Dokic says she's starting from zero as she continued her tennis comeback.


Quarter-final out of reach for Casey Dellacqua at Austalian Open

Casey Dellacqua

Michael Gleeson It all started so well. Three rounds, three highly rated difficult opponents, three wins.


Casey's dream run is over

The end is nigh: Casey Dellacqua during a break in her women's singles match against Canada's Eugenie Bouchard.

Michael Gleeson It all started so well. Three rounds, three highly rated, difficult opponents, three wins.


Dokic to serve up another return

In the swing: Jelena Dokic.

Linda Pearce Jelena Dokic seeks Australian launching pad for yet another career resurrection


Todd Woodbridge takes up new role with Tennis Australia

Todd Woodbridge.

Linda Pearce Todd Woodbridge is no longer a contender for Tennis Australia's vacant high performance director's role.


Dokic and Gajdosova to clash in Open playoffs

Jelena Dokic.

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


In future, Dokic may call the shots

Linda Pearce Tther than a Hopman Cup broadcast booth, where to now for Jelena Dokic?


Sam Stosur set for big 2014 start, with Perth Hopman Cup

Sam Stosur.

Brad Elborough Sam Stosur will jetset into Perth on Boxing Day to begin her preparations for the Hyundai Hopman Cup and her tilt on returning to the world's top 10.


Sam Stosur, Bernard Tomic to lead Aussie assault

Bernard Tomic.

Untried pairing of Samantha Stosur and Bernard Tomic are the latest double act hoping give Australia a hot start to another sizzling summer of tennis down under.

Hopman Cup

'Hopefully this year will be different': Sam Stosur

Samantha Stosur

Brad Elborough Samantha Stosur has made no secret of her 2014 goals – to return to the top 10 in the world of women's tennis.


Australia must sweep Italy to remain alive in Hopman Cup

Sam Stosur

Brad Elborough, Perth Australia needs a clean sweep of its Hopman Cup tie with Italy in Perth on Tuesday to keep its title hopes alive in the mixed team tournament.


Superstitions and idiosyncracies of tennis players

Rafael Nadal.

Will Brodie The unnerving physical and mental tension of tennis makes neurotic heaps of its best players.


Results from the third day of the Open

Collated results from the third day's play at the Australian Open.


Tomic, Stosur to play Hopman Cup

Bernard Tomic at Perth Arena

Brad Elborough Australia has its best chance of winning the Hopman Cup in more than a decade.


Down-to-earth Barty finds clay feet

Ashleigh Barty

Linda Pearce Ashleigh Barty is a different player, one who relies less on power than so many of her peers.


Star urged to seek new coach after father's alleged assault

John Tomic in trouble after grand slam (Thumbnail)

Dominic Bossi Australian tennis greats have called for Bernard Tomic to look for guidance elsewhere after his father and coach, John Tomic, was reportedly arrested for assaulting his son's training partner in...

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Place in tennis dads' hall of shame awaits Tomic

Australian Open Tennis 2010 - Day 1
Sitting courtside, John Tomic, father of Australian tennis player Bernard Tomic, watches his son in action.
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Christopher Clarey Volatile parents have long posed a problem for tennis. Jim Pierce, Damir Dokic and Arsalan Rezai are among those who have received extended bans for abusive behaviour.