Steve Smith says Australia needs to be patient; Socceroos ready for defensive tactics from Kuwait; Tomic moves on after clash with Kokkinakis.

Roger Federer and Maria Sharapova are set to appear at the Brisbane International on Thursday, LIVE on Seven.

Hopman Cup and Brisbane International continue LIVE today; Tomic moves on after clash with Kokkinakis.

Hopman Cup: Frenchman Benoit Paire pinches a ball boy's hat and shares a special moment with a linesman during his match against Australian Marinko Matosevic.

After his win over Thanasi Kokkinakis at the Brisbane International, Bernard Tomic says he feels fitter and stronger than ever.

Young Aussie Thanasi Kokkinakis speaks to the media following his defeat to Bernard Tomic at the Brisbane International.

Randy Johnson was elected to baseball's Hall of Fame on Tuesday. A five-time Cy Young Award winner with 303 victories and 4,875 strikeouts, Johnson was selected on over 97% of ballots. (Jan. 7)