Tennis News

Newcombe demands apology

Tennis legend John Newcombe is furious at a Twitter troll who has belittled the Newcombe Medal as a "teacher's pet" award.

AAP

Alcott wins 2016 Newcombe Medal

Wheelchair ace Dylan Alcott has won the 2016 Newcombe Medal as Australia's most outstanding performer and ambassador.

AAP

Argentina claim first Davis Cup title

Argentina have finally won the Davis Cup, the South Americans coming from behind to beat hosts Croatia 3-2 in their fifth appearance in the final.

AP

Del Potro heroics force Davis Cup decider

Zagreb (AFP) - Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro staged an incredible comeback to down Marin Cilic of Croatia 6-7 (4/7), 2-6, 7-5, 6-4, 6-3 and send Sunday's Davis Cup final to a deciding rubber.

AFP

Cilic, Dodig push Croatia to brink of Davis Cup

Zagreb (AFP) - Marin Cilic and Ivan Dodig beat Argentine pair Juan Martin del Potro and Leonardo Mayer 7-6 (7/2), 7-6 (7/4), 6-3 in Saturday's doubles to put Croatia 2-1 up in the Davis Cup final.

AFP