Tennis

Fri 6 Sep 2019

Records tumble in Serena rout but one still to fall

Records tumble in Serena rout but one still to fall

Serena Williams has her best chance yet to draw level with Margaret Court after powering into the final while Ash Barty also chalked up a win in the doubles.

Thu 5 Sep 2019

Serena's touching tribute to coach-father

Serena's touching tribute to coach-father

Serena Williams has paid tribute to her father and lifelong coach Richard as she moves relentlessly towards a record-equalling 24th grand slam singles crown.

Wed 4 Sep 2019

Federer’s classy reaction to US Open loss

Federer’s classy reaction to US Open loss

Grigor Dimitrov stunned Roger Federer and the US Open all at once with an upset win for the ages but Federer refused to blame his injured back.

Water hijinks make Rafa lose his cool

Water hijinks make Rafa lose his cool

Marin Cilic couldn’t upset Rafael Nadal but a ballperson did when they wreaked havoc with the obsessive compulsive tennis star.

Federer stunned in NYC boilover

Federer stunned in NYC boilover

Not even the most experienced of tennis experts saw this coming. Struggling with injury, Roger Federer has been knocked out of the US Open by Grigor Dimitrov.

‘Unbelievable’: Serena enters 100-club

‘Unbelievable’: Serena enters 100-club

Serena Williams hasn’t looked this good on a tennis court since she became a mother as she joined an exclusive four-member club.

Tue 3 Sep 2019

Barty back as Osaka crashes and burns

Barty back as Osaka crashes and burns

Defending US Open champion Naomi Osaka’s shock round of 16 exit has huge consequences for Ash Barty — and Serena Williams.

Mon 2 Sep 2019

Ash Barty crashes out of US Open

Ash Barty crashes out of US Open

Australia’s World No. 2 was thrashed by a lower-ranked Chinese opponent, robbing fans of a blockbuster quarterfinal against Serena Williams.

Sun 1 Sep 2019

World reacts to star’s act of pure class

World reacts to star’s act of pure class

World number one Naomi Osaka displayed the greatest act of sportsmanship following her match against teen sensation Coco Gauff

Sat 31 Aug 2019

Djokovic burned by Kyrgios after threatening crowd

Djokovic burned by Kyrgios after threatening crowd

A fired-up Novak Djokovic has threatened a spectator during his warm-up and sworen at the crowd during his match — and Nick Kyrgios loves it

De Minaur shocks US Open with biggest win of his career

De Minaur shocks US Open with biggest win of his career

Alex de Minaur has officially arrived on the big stage of the US Open after a crushing win over top-10 player Kei Nishikori

US Open fans can't get enough of bad boy Kyrgios

US Open fans can't get enough of bad boy Kyrgios

He may divide fans’ opinions, but Australian Nick Kyrgios continues to prove he’s one of the biggest drawcards in all of tennis

Barty, Serena on US Open collision course

Barty, Serena on US Open collision course

The match the entire tennis world wants to see is one step closer after Ash Barty and Serena Williams' big wins at the US Open

Barty burns friend in US Open clinic

Barty burns friend in US Open clinic

Ash Barty’s hopes of a second grand slam title in 2019 remain alive but she had to destroy a friend at the US Open to make it that way.

Fri 30 Aug 2019

Kyrgios’ shirt collar called out by umpire

Kyrgios’ shirt collar called out by umpire

Nick Kyrgios was arguing with the chair umpire before his US Open match even began after breaking the rules with a three-word message.

Kokkinakis withdraws from Nadal match

Kokkinakis withdraws from Nadal match

Injury has forced Thanasi Kokkinakis to withdraw from his blockbuster US Open second round match against Rafael Nadal.

Thu 29 Aug 2019

Barty survives Open fright to advance

Barty survives Open fright to advance

Ash Barty has kept her hopes of claiming the world number one ranking alive after overcoming a gallant American opponent.

Wed 28 Aug 2019

Kyrgios’s Nadal dream comes true

Kyrgios’s Nadal dream comes true

Nick Kyrgios exposed a tennis irregularity after his blow up in Cincinnati, now Rafael Nadal has been pinged at the US Open.

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Serena courts more controversy

Serena courts more controversy

Serena Williams and her husband might be the pettiest couple in sport going by what he wore to her US Open match — and what she said after.

Sat 17 Aug 2019

‘Back to basics’ Barty eyes world No.1 ranking again

‘Back to basics’ Barty eyes world No.1 ranking again

Aussie tennis darling Ash Barty is through to the semi-finals of the Cincinnati Open, putting the world No.1 ranking within reach again

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