Tennis News

Seeds tumble at Auckland Classic

Auckland (AFP) - Injury and upsets hit the ATP Auckland Classic on Wednesday, with illness forcing out top seed Roberto Bautista Agut and David Ferrer's bid for a record fifth title ending with a …


Tomic feels Open campaign on track

Bernard Tomic has lost his opening Kooyong Classic match to Belgian David Goffin but feels he will be ready for the Australian Open.


Five women to watch at the Australian Open

Melbourne (AFP) - Defending champion Angelique Kerber and world number two Serena Williams are the top contenders at the Australian Open starting Monday. Here are five women who could challenge them:


Kerber has Serena in Aussie Open sights

Melbourne (AFP) - World number one Angelique Kerber spearheads a host of dangerous players looking to halt Serena Williams' bid for an Open-era record 23rd Grand Slam title at the Australian Open …


Tougher at the top for record-seeking Serena

Melbourne (AFP) - Serena Williams has the Open-era record for Grand Slam titles within her grasp but it's getting tougher at the top as the American great seeks finally to eclipse Germany's Steffi …