Tennis News

Novak 'hung in there' to claim title

Novak Djokovic says his ability to get out of trouble in the second game of the second set in the final against Andy Murray proved critical to him eventually securing his third Australian Open crown …

Murray doesn't blame blisters

Australian Open runner-up Andy Murray refused to use blisters and a leg complaint as an excuse for his loss to Novak Djokovic on Sunday...

Murray a long way off bridging the gap

The latest of Novak Djokovic's three successive Australian Open wins proves he remains clearly the top dog of men's tennis while Andy Murray's finish suggests he still has a way to go to …

Djokovic seals Open hat-trick

Novak Djokovic has become the first man in the Open era to win three consecutive Australian Opens after coming from behind to defeat Andy Murray in four sets at Rod Laver Arena on Sunday night...

Ebden, Gajdosova take doubles title

Matthew Ebden and Jarmila Gajdosova have become the first local winners of the Australian Open mixed doubles title in eight years with a straight sets victory over Czechs Frantisek Cermak and Lucie …

Azarenka expected worse from crowd

Having expected a more hostile reception as a result of her controversial semi-final win, Victoria Azarenka rode her steely determination to come from behind and complete successive Australian Open …

Heavy falls no excuse for Li Na

Li Na has refused to blame two heavy falls in which she injured herself for her three-set loss to Victoria Azarenka in the Australian Open final on Saturday night...

Jeers can't stop Azarenka

In 10 years' time, Victoria Azarenka may well look back on her triumph in the 2013 Australian Open final as the defining moment of her career.A career that is sure to boast more grand …