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  • Players speak out at smoky Australian Open

    Tempers flared at the Australian Open qualifying Wednesday as players battled through another day of smoky air and two of the game’s all-time greats were...

  • Rain offers fire hope, smoke hits tennis stars

    Hopes of containing Australia’s monthslong bushfire crisis rose Tuesday with heavy rain forecast, but toxic smoke in Melbourne disrupted warmup events for the...

  • Federer ready for Australian Open campaign

    Roger Federer declared himself ready Monday to kick off the new season at next week’s Australian Open despite having played no competitive matches since...

  • Emotional Djokovic steers Serbia to ATP Cup title

    An emotional Novak Djokovic overpowered long-time rival Rafael Nadal and led Serbia to victory in the inaugural ATP Cup Sunday, capping a perfect build up to...

  • Williams donates winnings to bushfire victims

    Serena Williams ended a three-year title drought and donated her winner’s check to victims of the Australian bushfires in an emotional WTA Auckland Classic...

  • Spain scrape into ATP Cup semis

    Rafael Nadal suffered an upset singles loss but made amends in the doubles to keep Spain alive at the ATP Cup Friday, with Novak Djokovic also surviving a...

  • Serena, Wozniacki march into Auckland semis

    Serena Williams, chasing her first title in three years, wore down a tenacious Laura Siegemund Friday to set up a semifinal showdown with Amanda Anisimova at...

  • Serena drops set but reaches Auckland quarters

    Serena Williams rallied from a set down to beat journeywoman Christina McHale at the WTA Auckland Classic Thursday, and said that it was just the workout she...

  • Australia, Russia storm into ATP Cup semifinals

    A dynamic Nick Kyrgios and dogged Alex de Minaur powered Australia into the ATP Cup semifinals Thursday with an epic 2-1 win against the Tim Henman-led...

  • Argentina, Spain sweep into ATP Cup quarterfinals

    World No. 1 Rafael Nadal steered Spain into the ATP Cup quarterfinals Wednesday despite an uncharacteristically error-ridden performance, with Argentina also...

  • Kyrgios topples world No. 6 Tsitsipas

    A battling Nick Kyrgios earned a morale-boosting victory over world No. 6 Stefano Tsitsipas Tuesday, while Russia and Great Britain booked their spots in the...

  • Williams powers past Giorgi for solid 2020 start

    Serena Williams found her power game after a sluggish start as she overcame qualifier Camila Giorgi to open her 2020 season with a straight-sets victory at...

  • Tsitsipas whips Zverev as top names crash

    Stefanos Tsitsipas whipped an error-strewn Alexander Zverev to win the battle of the big guns at the ATP Cup Sunday, inflicting a second successive defeat on...

  • ATP Cup kicks off revamped Australian season

    Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic - the top two men’s players in the world - will kick off a revamped Australian tennis summer Friday with the inaugural edition...

  • Nadal not focused on Federer’s Slam record

    Rafael Nadal insists he is not focused on chasing Roger Federer’s record Grand Slam haul, but admits it would be “amazing” if he manages to eclipse the Swiss...

  • Former world No. 1 Wozniacki to retire after Australian Open

    Former world number one Caroline Wozniacki announced Friday that she will retire from tennis after next month’s Australian Open.