Australian Open

Roger Federer makes Novak Djokovic Melbourne favourite

Roger Federer believes Novak Djokovic has to be regarded as the favourite to win this month's Australian Open. The first Grand Slam of the year is due to get underway in Melbourne on January 14 and Swiss...

Kyle Edmund set for Australian Open battle

British No.1 Kyle Edmund has vowed to do "everything he can" to be fit for the Australian Open after picking up a knee injury this week. The world number 14 has been forced to withdraw from this week's...

Naomi Osaka: Grand Slam win key to confidence

World number five Naomi Osaka believes last year’s victory at the US Open has helped to build further confidence in her game. The Japanese star had never previously made it beyond the fourth round at...

Rafael Nadal concern for Melbourne

Rafael Nadal's preparations for the Australian Open have taken a hit after he was forced to withdraw from the Brisbane International with a thigh injury. The world number two, who missed the ATP Tour...

Juan Martin Del Potro confirms Aussie Open absence

Juan Martin del Potro has confirmed he will miss this year's Australian Open as he continues his recovery from a knee injury. The Argentine has been absent since October after fracturing his kneecap at...

Star duo confirmed for Melbourne

America's Serena Williams and Great Britain's Andy Murray have confirmed they will compete at the 2019 Australian Open in January. Williams will resume her quest to win a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam...

Roger Federer’s Grand Slam run may be over

Rafael Nadal's uncle and former coach Toni believes that Roger Federer will not win another Grand Slam title. The Swiss ace won the Australian Open in January to extend his all-time men's record to 20...

Roger Federer hails fairy tale success

Roger Federer has described successfully defending his Australian Open title as a 'fairy tale' moment in his career. The Swiss ace followed up his 2017 success with a five-set triumph over Marin...

Kyle Edmund happy to take positives from Melbourne run

Kyle Edmund says he'll take enormous positives from his first Grand Slam semi-final appearance at the Australian Open, despite the disappointment of losing in straight sets to Marin Cilic. The...

Simona Halep beats Angelique Kerber in Melbourne thriller

World number one Simona Halep has made it through to the final of the Australian Open for the first time after beating Angelique Kerber 6-3 4-6 9-7 in the last four on Thursday. The Romanian, who is...