Kevin Anderson Overcomes Habit of Poor Australian Open Starts, Boulter Wins First 10-Point Tiebreaker
Kevin J. Anderson
Monday, 14 January 2019 () Kevin Anderson overcame his tradition of poor first-round Australian Open performances by beating Adrian Mannarino while Katie Boulter became the first player to win with the 10-point tiebreaker under the Australian Open's new system for deciding sets.
Rodger Federer is on a quest to win his 100th career singles title at the Australian Open, but Novak Djokovic appears to be the betting favorite. Gigi Fernandez assesses both players' chances of winning.
(CNN)Maria Sharapova knocked out defending champion Caroline Wozniacki at the Australian Open on Friday in a fierce three-set battle. Sharapova's status for the year's first major was uncertain after..
(CNN)"I'll go get some breakfast now," quipped Garbine Muguruza after she'd won her Australian Open encounter against Johanna Konta -- at the ungodly hour of 3:12 a.m. "I seriously can't believe people..
Two tennis fans at the Australian Open were removed by security after they began fighting over the headband of Belarusian star Aryna Sabalenka at Melbourne Park on Wednesday, January 16. Sabalenka, 20,..
Two tennis fans at the Australian Open were removed by security after they began fighting over the headband of Belarusian star Aryna Sabalenka at Melbourne Park on Wednesday, January 16.Sabalenka, 20,..
Melbourne, Australia (CNN)For the second straight day at the Australian Open, a towering player hit 50 more aces than his shorter opponent . Japan's Kei Nishikori withstood 59 aces Thursday to defeat..
CNN reports After engineering the first big upset of the Australian Open, Frances Tiafoe had a celebration to match. He thumped his chest, flashed his right bicep and then pointed to it. "It is kind of..
Katie Boulter became the first player to win a main draw match at the Australian Open under a revamped scoring system on Monday but not before losing her way... DNA - Front PageAlso reported by •Firstpost •USATODAY.com
COMMENT: Tennis has become as much about endurance as technique at the Australian Open. Those seeking the first major of the season have been asked to cope with... New Zealand Herald - SportsAlso reported by •Japan Today
Australian Open fifth seed Kevin Anderson lost his second round match to Frances Tiafoe 4-6 6-4 6-4 7-5 in a major upset on the third day of the Grand Slam on... DNA - Front PageAlso reported by •Firstpost •Sify •USATODAY.com
American Frances Tiafoe recorded a surprise victory over fifth-seeded Kevin Anderson of South Africa 4-6, 6-4, 6-4, 7-5 in the second round of the Australian... Sify - SportsAlso reported by •USATODAY.com •Japan Today •Reuters