Australian Open day one: Coco Gauff beats Venus; Federer, Serena, Osaka win

Teenager Coco Gauff defeated seven-time grand slam champion Venus Williams 7-6 6-3 in the first round of the Australian Open on Monday, a rematch...

Sharapova defeat could end era at Australian Open

The former world No. 1 was granted wildcard entry to the Australian Open but went down 6-3 6-4 to Croatia's Donna Vekic off the...

Tennis star turns heads with bold tracksuit choice at the Australian Open

Grigor Dimitrov did just that, defeating Argentine Juan Ignacio Londero 4-6 6-2 6-0 6-4 in the Bulgarian's opening game of the Australian Open.But it...

Tennis player told off by umpire for asking ball girl to peel his banana

French tennis player Elliot Benchetrit caused controversy in the qualifying rounds of the Australian Open after asking a ball girl to peel his banana.The...

Player brands Australian Open email a ‘slap in the face’

Liam Broady, ranked No. 234 in the world, said it "boils my blood" to think of the conditions players have competed in ahead of...

Federer and Nadal pledge $172,220 to Australian bushfire fund

"Hopefully that will keep inspiring people to support this terrible disaster that we were going through and helps recover all the things that we...

Poor air quality disrupts Australian Open qualifying tournament

The qualifying matches took place at 11 a.m. local time. Australian Open organizers said conditions were improving and "constantly being monitored.""As always the health...

Super-Mom! Serena Williams wins first title since having her daughter

The 38-year-old, who gave birth to daughter Alexis Olympia on September 1, 2017, lifted the trophy at the ASB Classic in Auckland, New Zealand,...

Margaret Court claims LGBTQ teaching in schools is controlled by ‘the devil’

Court, a Pentecostal pastor in Western Australia, made the comments during a sermon at the Victory Life Centre church which she helped found. In...

Stefanos Tsitsipas receives talking to from mum after on-court outburst

After losing a first-set tiebreak against Nick Kyrgios in the ATP Cup, Stefanos Tsitsipas reacted furiously by repeatedly smashing his racket into the advertising...

Australian Open: Organizers reveal contingencies as fires burn

But this year raging bushfires have put the country in the spotlight, consequently raising questions about player and fan safety ahead of tennis' grand...