Tennis

Sat 14 Dec 2019

Rodionova to play for Aust Open wildcard on 30th birthday

Rodionova to play for Aust Open wildcard on 30th birthday

Victorian Arina Rodionova can gift herself a spot in the Australian Open main draw when she takes on doubles partner Storm Sanders in the wildcard playoff final

Fri 13 Dec 2019

Lleyton Hewitt’s son Cruz following in his dad’s footsteps

Lleyton Hewitt’s son Cruz following in his dad’s footsteps

It seems like yesterday that Lleyton Hewitt’s son Cruz barely got up to his father’s knee, but now he’s well on the way to forging his own tennis career

Wed 11 Dec 2019

Ash Barty completes grand slam of awards

premium_icon Ash Barty completes grand slam of awards

What a year for Ash Barty. After the French Open singles title and claiming the world No.1 ranking, on Tuesday night the 23-year-old was named ABC Sport Personality...

Tue 3 Dec 2019

Federer makes history with $29 honour

Federer makes history with $29 honour

Roger Federer has made national history in Switzerland, becoming the first living person immortalised in a rare honour.

Six words sparked Barty’s rapid rise

Six words sparked Barty’s rapid rise

Ash Barty has paid an emotional tribute to her parents and coaches, declaring their “unconditional love” drove her to the top of the world.

Mon 2 Dec 2019

Brilliant Barty claims Newcombe hat-trick

premium_icon Brilliant Barty claims Newcombe hat-trick

It’s the most prestigious award in Australian tennis, and this year there were no surprises.

Djokovic enters Adelaide International

premium_icon Djokovic enters Adelaide International

Adelaide’s international tennis event has brought in another big name, with Serbian Novak Djokovic joining Ash Barty as the main draw card.

Sun 1 Dec 2019

‘Hugely arrogant’: Channel 9 clashes over Margaret Court

‘Hugely arrogant’: Channel 9 clashes over Margaret Court

Peter FitzSimons was accused of being “hugely arrogant” as he sparred with a fellow panellist on live TV over the Margaret Court furore.

Sat 30 Nov 2019

Margaret Court cops stinging backhand

Margaret Court cops stinging backhand

Tennis Australia has invited Margaret Court to Melbourne Park but taken an extraordinary measure to distance itself from her views.

Tennis world No.7 shows off hot new flame

Tennis world No.7 shows off hot new flame

World No. 7 Alexander Zverev is enjoying the off-season, appearing in a series of snaps and videos with his new model girlfriend

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