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Barty into the fourth round
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Barty into the fourth round

The Australian overcame an abdominal complaint to beat Maria Sakkari of Greece.

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Barty reaches fourth round with strong win over Sakkari
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Australian Open

Barty reaches fourth round with strong win over Sakkari

Ashleigh Barty is through to the fourth round of a major for the second time after overcoming an abdominal complaint to defeat Maria Sakkari in straights sets.

  • by Scott Spits
Rod Laver gets back into the swing of life ... and love
Good Weekend

Rod Laver gets back into the swing of life ... and love

Double Grand Slam-winner Rod Laver is lauded by many as the greatest ever. After some tough years, he’s back at centre court – and making up for lost time.

  • by Konrad Marshall
Australian Open organisers defend late scheduling of Muguruza-Konta
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Australian Open

Australian Open organisers defend late scheduling of Muguruza-Konta

Former world No.1 Garbine Muguruza won the latest starting match in Australian Open history, defeating Johanna Konta in a match which began at 12.30am.

Only Hewitt can win the Davis Cup war with Tomic: Agassi
Australian Open

Only Hewitt can win the Davis Cup war with Tomic: Agassi

Andre Agassi suspects there will only ever be one winner in Australia's Davis Cup war.

Serena Williams thrashes Eugenie Bouchard
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Serena Williams thrashes Eugenie Bouchard

Serena Williams makes short work of Eugenie Bouchard to win in straight sets, while Venus Williams advances to the third round at Melbourne Park.

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Australian Open 2019: Djokovic on song against Tsonga
Novak Djokovic

Australian Open 2019: Djokovic on song against Tsonga

Novak Djokovic and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga on Rod Laver Arena: this was a storied clash but not a storied match.

  • by Michael Gleeson
Tomic made threats against my family and tried to blackmail me: Hewitt
Australian Open

Tomic made threats against my family and tried to blackmail me: Hewitt

The Australian Davis Cup captain has fired back at Bernard Tomic with a sensational claim following his doubles loss on Thursday night.

  • by Chris Barrett & Jake Niall
Serene Serena Williams makes short work of Eugenie Bouchard
Australian Open

Serene Serena Williams makes short work of Eugenie Bouchard

The champion bullied her opponent around the court as she continues her quest for a 24th grand slam title.

  • by Michael Gleeson
Bolts from the blue as Australian wildcards stun seeds
Australian Open

Bolts from the blue as Australian wildcards stun seeds

Up-and-coming young Australians Alex Bolt and Alexei Popyrin have charged into the Open's third round with stunning upsets over higher-ranked opponents.

  • by Paul Sakkal
Wawrinka points finger at Djokovic over feud
Australian Open

Wawrinka points finger at Djokovic over feud

Stan Wawrinka has identified Novak Djokovic as the person to blame for the increasingly bitter political feud at the heart of men’s tennis, which pits Djokovic against Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.

  • by Paul Sakkal