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Martina Navratilova blasts Peng Shuai T-shirt ban
New Delhi, Jan 24 (IANS) Retired tennis star Martina Navratilova has blasted a decision by Australian Open organisers to ban T-shirts supporting Chinese player Peng Shuai, BBC reported.
2022-01-24
Category: India, Delhi,Sports,Tennis
Berrettini advances to Australian Open quarters, to face Monfils
Melbourne, Jan 24 (IANS) Wimbledon finalist Matteo Berrettini of Italy rode his luck to advance to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open with a 7-5, 7-6(4) 6-4 win against 30-year-old Spanish stalwart Pablo Carreno Busta at the Melbourne Park here.
2022-01-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Expecting a long battle with Nadal in Australian Open quarters: Shapovalov
Melbourne, Jan 24 (IANS) Ace Canadian tennis player Denis Shapovalov is expecting a "long battle" with Spanish stalwart Rafael Nadal when the two clash in the Australian Open quarterfinal here on Tuesday.
2022-01-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Swiatek gets past Cirstea; Cornet in Grand Slam QF for first time in 63 attempts
Melbourne, Jan 24 (IANS) Polish tennis ace Iga Swiatek dropped her first set of the Australian Open, but rallied to beat Sorana Cirstea of Romania 5-7, 6-3, 6-3 to reach her first quarterfinal at Melbourne Park here on Monday.
2022-01-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Girls from Iran, Kenya win first Grand Slam matches for their countries
Melbourne, Jan 24 (IANS) Two female players produced milestone moments for Iran and Kenya at Australian Opens juniors on Monday, winning the first matches for their respective countries at a Grand Slam tennis competition.
2022-01-24
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Nadal faces tough first-set test on way to Australian Open quarterfinals
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) Spanish tennis stalwart Rafael Nadal drew inspiration from a 30-minute-long 16-14 first-set tie-break on Sunday as the winner of 20 Grand Slams defeated 33-year-old Frenchman Adrian Mannarino 7-6(14), 6-2, 6-2 to advance into the Australian Open quarterfinal here.
2022-01-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Pegula ousts Sakkari; Krejcikova sets up QF clash vs Keys
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) Jessica Pegula, the No.21 seed from the United States, secured a quarterfinal berth for the second consecutive year at the Australian Open defeating No.5 seed Maria Sakkari of Greece 7-6(0), 6-3, while compatriot Madison Keys cruised into her third career quarterfinal here with an assertive 6-3, 6-1 win over No.8 seed Paula Badosa of Spain.
2022-01-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Sania Mirza-Rajeev Ram advance to mixed doubles quarters
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) India's Sania Mirza and her American partner Rajeev Ram advanced to the quarterfinals of the 2022 Australian Open mixed doubles event after beating Australia's Ellen Perez and Matwe Middelkoop of the Netherlands, here on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Shapovalov gets past No. 3 Zverev; sets up Rafa clash in quarters
Melbourne, Jan 23 (IANS) Canadian star Denis Shapovalov remained calm and composed as he booked his Australian Open quarterfinal berth with a 6-3, 7-6(5), 6-3 victory over world No. 3 and Tokyo Olympic Games gold medallist Alexander Zverev of Germany at the Melbourne Park on Sunday.
2022-01-23
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Halep, Mertens advance to Round 4 with easy wins
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) Former Australian Open finalist Simona Halep of Romania advanced to the fourth round of the opening Grand Slam of the year for the fifth straight year with a 6-2, 6-1 victory over Danka Kovinic of Montenegro, at the Melbourne Park on Saturday.
2022-01-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Medvedev marches on at Australian Open
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) World No.2 Daniil Medvedev of Russia showed no signs of fatigue after the gruelling match against Nick Kyrgios, as he crushed Dutchman Botic van de Zandschulp 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 on the Margaret Court Arena to cruise into Round 4 of the Australian Open here on Saturday.
2022-01-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Rohan Bopanna loses mixed doubles 1st-round match
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) The Indo-Croatian pair of Rohan Bopanna and Darija Jurak Schreiber made a first-round exit from the 2022 Australian Open mixed doubles tennis event after losing to Kazakhstan's Andrey Golubev and Ukraines Lyudmyla Kichenok, here on Saturday. Bopanna-Schreiber lost 6-1, 4-6, 9-11 in one hour and three minutes of the first-round match.
2022-01-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Iga Swiatek advances to 4th round with win over Daria Kasatkina
Melbourne, Jan 22 (IANS) Seventh seed Iga Swiatek advanced to the fourth round of 2022 Australian Open after beating No 25 seed Daria Kasatkina, here on Saturday. The 20-year-old Swiatek wrapped up an impressive first week at the Australian Open with a 6-2, 6-3 win over Kasatkina, though the scoreline does not reflect the toughness of the 1-hour, 34-minute battle. She will now meet Sorana Cirstea, who upset No 10 seed Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova in three sets.
2022-01-22
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Monfils continues dream run, Medvedev overcomes Kyrgios
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) World No. 2 Daniil Medvedev of Russia fired a warning signal to the field at the Australian Open, overcoming home favourite Nick Kyrgios and a partisan Rod Laver Arena crowd to reach the third round at Melbourne Park with a hard-fought 7-6(1), 6-4, 4-6, 6-2 victory.
2022-01-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Krejcikova, Sakkari advance to fourth round with contrasting wins
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Top-10 seeds Barbora Krejcikova of the Czech Republic and Maria Sakkari of Greece advanced to the Australian Open fourth round in contrasting styles, defeating Latvia's Jelena Ostapenko and Russia's Veronika Kudermetova, respectively here on Friday.
2022-01-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Berrettini survives nasty fall, Alcaraz challenge to enter Rd 4
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Italian tennis star Matteo Berrettini withstood a spirited fight-back from Spanish teenager Carlos Alcaraz and a nasty fall in the final set to storm into the fourth round of the Australian Open here on Friday.
2022-01-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Anisimova stuns Osaka to set up clash with Barty
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) American youngster Amanda Anisimova saved two match points to the way to a stunning three-set victory over Naomi Osaka, ending the Australian Open campaign of the defending champion from Japan in women's singles third round on Friday.
2022-01-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Nadal advances to the fourth round with win over Khachanov
Melbourne, Jan 21 (IANS) Maintaining his ruthless start to the season, Rafael Nadal defeated Karen Khachanov 6-3, 6-2, 3-6, 6-1 on Friday to reach the fourth round at the Australian Open for a staggering 15th time.
2022-01-21
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Top-10 seeds Muguruza and Kontaveit eliminated in second round
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Rising teen Clara Tauson of Denmark upset No.6 seed Anett Kontaveit of Estonia, while dangerous veteran Alize Cornet of France overcame No.3 seed Garbine Muguruza of Spain as two top-10 seeds were eliminated in the women's section of the Australian Open here on Thursday.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Contrasting wins for Swiatek and Sabalenka in Round 2
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Belarusian tennis star and world No. 2 Aryna Sabalenka along with Poland's Iga Swiatek moved into the third round of the Australian Open with contrasting victories at the Melbourne Park on Thursday, even as two top-10 seeds -- Spain's Garbine Muguruza and Anett Kontaveit of Estonia -- were eliminated.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Rublev cruises into third round, to clash with Croatia's Cilic
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) World No. 6 Andrey Rublev of Russia breezed into the third round of the Australian Open with a 6-4, 6-2, 6-0 win over No.93 Ricardas Berankis of Lithuania at the Melbourne Park on Thursday.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Tsitsipas tested by Argentina's Baez on way to third round
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Greek tennis player Stefanos Tsitsipas, aiming for his maiden Grand Slam, overcame a tough challenge from Argentina's Sebastian Baez 7-6(1), 6-7(5), 6-3, 6-4 to reach the third round of the Australian Open for the fourth year in a row here on Thursday.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Sania Mirza-Rajeev Ram advance to mixed doubles second round
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) The Indo-American pair of Sania Mirza and Rajeev Ram advanced to the second round of the 2022 Australian Open mixed doubles event after beating Serbia's Aleksandra Krunic and Nikola Cacic, here on Thursday.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Andy Murray crashes out of Australian Open after losing to Taro Daniel
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) Andy Murray crashed out of the 2022 Australian Open after losing to Japan's Taro Daniel in the second round of men's singles event, here on Thursday.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Emma Raducanu knocked out of Australian Open
Melbourne, Jan 20 (IANS) US Open champion Emma Raducanu was knocked out of the Australian Open after she lost to Danka Kovinic in the second round, here on Thursday.
2022-01-20
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Barty, Badosa and Azarenka cruise into third round
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) World No.1 Ashleigh Barty sealed a second win at the Australian Open in under an hour, defeating Italian qualifier Lucia Bronzetti 6-1, 6-1 to secure a spot in the third round of the opening Grand Slam of the year here on Wednesday.
2022-01-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Nadal overcomes tricky customer Hanfmann to secure 3rd-round spot
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) Spanish stalwart Rafael Nadal made it to the third round of the Australian Open without dropping a set, defeating German qualifier Yannick Hanfmann 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 at the Melbourne Park here on Wednesday.
2022-01-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Berrettini sets up mouth-watering 3rd-round clash with teenager Alcaraz
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) Seventh seed and last year's Wimbledon finalist, Italy's Matteo Berrettini, demonstrated his winning mentality, overcoming American wild card Stefan Kozlov 6-1, 4-6, 6-4, 6-1 in two hours and 38 minutes to reach the third round at the Melbourne Park for the second time here on Wednesday.
2022-01-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Sania, Bopanna lose in women's and men's doubles opener
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) Veteran Indian players Sania Mirza and Rohan Bopanna were eliminated in the opening round of the women's doubles and men's doubles, respectively, at the Australian Open, here on Wednesday.
2022-01-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
'My body is wearing down': Sania Mirza to retire after 2022 season
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) Ace Indian tennis player Sania Mirza on Wednesday announced that 2022 will be her final season on the WTA tour after her first-round loss in women's doubles at the Australian Open.
2022-01-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Players should believe in science, says former World No. 1 Azarenka after Djokovic 'circus'
Melbourne, Jan 19 (IANS) Two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka voiced support for a vaccine mandate on tour in the wake of the 'circus surrounding Novak Djokovic, saying players should 'believe in science'.
2022-01-19
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Medvedev ruthless in opening game, Rublev also begins in style
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) World No.2 tennis player, Daniil Medvedev of Russia, was ruthless in his decimation of Henri Laaksonen, defeating the Swiss player 6-1, 6-4, 7-6(3) in his opening match of the Australian Open at the Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday.
2022-01-18
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Muguruza, Swiatek advance with first-round wins
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) Former Australian Open finalist Garbine Muguruza of Spain made a winning return to the Rod Laver Arena, defeating France's Clara Burel 6-3, 6-4, before Poland's Iga Swiatek followed suit, beating British qualifier Harriet Dart 6-3, 6-0 on Day 2 at the Melbourne Park on Tuesday.
2022-01-18
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Bopanna, Ramkumar secure direct entry into doubles main draw at Tata Open Maharashtra 2022
Pune, Jan 18 (IANS) India's Rohan Bopanna and Ramkumar Ramanathan have received a direct entry into the doubles main draw at the fourth edition of Tata Open Maharashtra, scheduled at the Balewadi Stadium here from January 31 to February 6.
2022-01-18
Category: India, Maharashtra,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Murray wins first match since 2017
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) Former World No 1 Andy Murray continued his brilliant run in Australia as he won his opening round match in the Australian Open, beating 21st seed Nikoloz Basilashvili of Georgia in a five-set thriller on his return to the first Grand Slam of the year.
2022-01-18
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Raducanu beats Stephens in clash of US Open winners
Melbourne, Jan 18 (IANS) British youngster Emma Raducanu, the No.17 seed, triumphed in a roller-coaster clash of US Open champions over Sloane Stephens in 1 hour and 45 minutes to move into the second round of the Australian Open here on Tuesday. Raducanu won 6-0, 2-6, 6-1 in the key clash.
2022-01-18
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Contrasting first-round wins for teenager Alcaraz and Shapovalov
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) Spanish teenager and last year's US Open quarterfinalist Carlos Alcaraz lived up to his status as a first-time Grand Slam seed as the world No. 31 scored a 6-2, 6-2, 6-3 win over Chilean qualifier Alejando Tabilo on Day One of the Australian Open here on Monday.
2022-01-17
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Nadal begins quest for 21st Grand Slam with easy opening-round win
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) Spanish tennis stalwart Rafael Nadal began his quest for a 21st Grand Slam -- and his second Australian Open title in 13 years -- dismissing world No. 66 Marcos Giron of the US 6-1, 6-4, 6-2 to advance to the second round at Melbourne Park on Monday.
2022-01-17
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Osaka begins title defence in style; Sakkari too advances
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) Japan's world No. 14 Naomi Osaka kicked off her Australian Open title defence with a straight-sets victory over Camila Osorio of Colombia, while Greece's Maria Sakkari became the first top-10 seed to advance here beating Tatjana Maria of Germany at the Melbourne Park on Monday.
2022-01-17
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Azarenka, Krejcikova advance; Coco Gauff eliminated
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) Two-time former Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka of Belarus, along with No.4 seed of the Czech Republic, Barbora Krejcikova, joined Japan's Naomi Osaka in the second round of the year's opening Grand Glam, scoring easy victories at the Melbourne Park on Monday.
2022-01-17
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
No. 1 Ashleigh Barty begins quest for first Australian Open title with easy win
Melbourne, Jan 17 (IANS) World No. 1 and top seed, Ashleigh Barty, began her quest for a maiden Australian Open title in emphatic manner, dropping just one game on way to beating Lesia Tsurenko of Ukraine in the first round of the year's first Grand Slam at the Melbourne Park on Monday.
2022-01-17
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Djokovic's French Open participation uncertain
Paris, Jan 17 (IANS) World No.1 Novak Djokovic could now be barred from playing in the French Open after the country's sports ministry said that there would be no exemption from the new vaccine pass law and all the athletes must be vaccinated before entering the country.
2022-01-17
Category: International, France,Sports,Tennis
Karatsev gets perfect boost ahead of Australian Open with win over Murray in Sydney
Sydney, Jan 16 (IANS) World No. 20 Aslan Karatsev got the perfect lift ahead of the Australian Open, beginning on Monday, as the Russian produced near-flawless tennis to defeat Great Britain's former world No.1 Andy Murray 6-3, 6-2 in the Sydney Tennis Classic here.
2022-01-16
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Tennis
Djokovic loses appeal; Australian Federal Court upholds cancellation of Serb's visa
Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) World No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic's last hope of defending his Australian Open singles title went up in smoke on Sunday after the Serbian lost his Federal Court appeal to have his visa cancellation overturned.
2022-01-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Deported Djokovic departs Australia on eve of year's first Grand Slam
Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) Novak Djokovic's Australian sojourn for the year's first Grand Slam came to a disappointing end on Sunday with the government deporting the Serbian World No. 1 after a Federal court panel dismissed his appeal against the cancellation of his visa.
2022-01-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Australian Open: Spotlight on Zverev, Medvedev,Nadal in Djokovic's absence
Melbourne, Jan 16 (IANS) Novak Djokovic's deportation from the country after the cancellation of his visa has left the Australian Open draw open with second seed Daniil Medvedev, third seed Alexander Zverev and former champion Rafael Nadal looking the best placed to win the men's singles title.
2022-01-16
Category: International, United Kingdom,Sports,Tennis
Serbian President says Djokovic being 'mistreated' in Australia
Belgrade, Jan 15 (IANS) Serbian President Aleksander Vucic has criticised the Australian government for "mistreating" world No.1 tennis player Novak Djokovic, saying that not just his family but the entire nation was being undermined by the treatment being meted out to the winner of 20 Grand Slam titles.
2022-01-15
Category: International, Serbia And Montenegro,Sports,Tennis
Karatsev sets up title clash with Murray in Sydney
Sydney, Jan 15 (IANS) Top seed Aslan Karatsev of Russia set a first ATP Tour meeting with Great Britain's Andy Murray after fighting his way to a 6-3, 6-7(13), 6-3 win over world No. 26 Daniel Evans in the second Sydney Tennis Classic semifinal here.
2022-01-15
Category: International, Australia,Sports,Tennis
Madison Keys returns to winning circle with Adelaide triumph
Adelaide, Jan 15 (IANS) American tennis player Madison Keys capped a resurgent week at the Adelaide International 2, cruising past compatriot Alison Riske, 6-1, 6-2, to win her sixth career WTA singles title here on Saturday.
2022-01-15
Category: International, South Africa,Sports,Tennis
Tennis great Chris Evert undergoing treatment for Stage 1 ovarian cancer
New York, Jan 15 (IANS) Tennis great Chris Evert, the winner of 18 Grand Slam singles and three doubles titles, has said she has Stage 1C ovarian cancer and is undergoing treatment.
2022-01-15
Category: International, United States,Sports,Tennis