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Finch claims opening mate Warner has always been 'cocky' Feb 28, 3:37 pm
Sydney, Feb 28 (ANI): Australian opener Aaron Finch has claimed that his opening partner David Warner has always had that cockiness about him and has backed it up over the years.
Wellington, Feb 25 (ANI): Extinguishing the fuse lit by Australian opener David Warner, who insisted that Brendon McCullum's was susceptible to an early brain explosion, ahead of their trans-Tasman World Cup tie, New Zealand coach Mike Hesson has side-stepped the issue by insisting that the 'skillful' Black Caps' focus would be to force their opponent's into making some mistakes.
London, Feb 24 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has overtaken 14-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal to claim the third spot in the ATP world rankings.
Wellington, Feb 24 (ANI): Australian opener Aaron Finch has claimed that he and David Warner are going to have to play as well as they can to try and negate the outstanding New Zealand swing bowlers Tim Southee and Trent Boult, when the two sides lock horns at the Eden Park on Saturday.
Wellington, Feb 23 (ANI): Teenaged South Korea-born New Zealand golfer Lydia Ko has been hailed as 'Pre-Ko-cious' after she won the Australian Open on Sunday and now eyes the New Zealand Open title.
Johannesburg, Feb 5 (ANI): 'Clay King' Rafael Nadal has insisted that he is free of physical problems as his clay court season is set to start next week in the Rio de Janeiro Open.
Sydney, Feb 14 (ANI): Australian opener Aaron Finch and paceman Mitchell Marsh wreaked havoc on England to start their Cricket World Cup campaign on a winning note as they recorded a 111-run victory over Eoin Morgan's men at Melbourne Cricket Ground (MCG).
London, Feb 05 (ANI): American tennis ace Serena Williams has ended her 14-year boycott of Indian Wells after suffering racist abuse at the tournament and would contest the BNP Paribas Open at the Californian resort.
Johannesburg, Feb 03 (ANI): Serena Williams has strengthened her position at the top spot in the WTA world ranking after clinching her sixth Australian Open title in Melbourne.
Wellington, Feb 03 (ANI): World number one tennis star Novak Djokovic has dismissed suggestions that he was foxing injury during his Australian Open final win and has said that he went through a genuine 'physical crises' before he beat Andy Murray to clinch a record fifth title in Melbourne.
Djokovic claims still long way for new tennis stars to break domination of 'Big four' Feb 3, 12:55 pm
Wellington, Feb 03 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has claimed that there is still a long way to go for the new wave of tennis stars to break the domination of the 'Big four' in tennis, after he won the Australian Open on Sunday.
London, Feb 03 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has invited British number one Andy Murray to clear-the-air talks after insisting that he did not fake injury during the Australian Open final.
Djokovic takes giant lead in ATP rankings post Oz Open triumph Feb 3, 11:16 am
Johannesburg, Feb 03 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has taken a giant leap in the ATP world rankings and now leads second-placed Roger Federer with 3,800 points after clinching his fifth Australian Open title in Melbourne.
Wellington, Feb 02 (ANI): World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has claimed that his Australian Open win has a deeper meaning and a 'more intrinsic value' now to his life because he is a father.
London, Feb 02 (ANI): Former Wimbledon champion Pat Cash believes that Britain number one Andy Murray got melted down and subsequently collapsed during his Australian Open final defeat against Novak Djokovic.
Murray admits was 'distracted' by Djokovic's fitness issue during Oz Open final loss Feb 2, 10:15 am
London, Feb 02 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has admitted that he got distracted by Novak Djokovic's fitness issues during his Australian Open final defeat against the Serbian.
New Delhi, Feb. 2 (ANI): President Pranab Mukherjee has extended his congratulations to tennis ace Leander Paes for his victory in the 'mixed doubles' category of the Australian Open.
PM Modi congratulates Leander Paes over mixed doubles win Feb 1, 6:58 pm
New Delhi, Feb. 1 (ANI): Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Sunday congratulated tennis maestro Leander Paes, who clinched his 15th career Grand Slam and fourth Australian Open title by pairing with Swiss star Martina Hingis in the mixed doubles final in Melbourne.
Djokovic outmuscles gutsy Murray to win fifth Oz Open title Feb 1, 6:24 pm
Melbourne, Feb 01 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic trounced his British opponent Andy Murray in a pulsating four-set thriller to clinch his fifth Australian Open title in Melbourne.
Sydney, Feb 01 (ANI): Former Australian opener Geoff Marsh, who has been a World Cup winner both as a player and a coach, has been called into Australia's camp to advise the squad on handling the expectations that comes with hosting the tournament and believes that they can handle the pressure.
London, Feb 01 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams admitted that vomiting during the final clash against her Russian opponent Maria Sharapova significantly helped her to clinch a sixth Australian Open title in Melbourne.
Paes, Hingis win Oz Open mixed double title Feb 1, 1:07 pm
Melbourne, Feb 01 (ANI): Indian Tennis maestro Leander Paes has clinched his 15th career Grand Slam and fourth Australian Open title by pairing with Swiss star Martina Hingis in the mixed doubles final in Melbourne.
Serena topples gutsy Sharapova to win sixth Oz Open title Jan 31, 5:51 pm
Melbourne, Jan 31 (ANI): Serena Williams has clinched her 19th career Grand Slam and sixth Australian Open title by trouncing second seed Maria Sharapova in straight sets in Melbourne.
London, Jan 31 (ANI): Andy Murray's coach Amelie Mauresmo believes that the Britain number one has shown remarkable progress this year, describing him as more focused and intense ahead of the Australian Open final in Melbourne.
Djokovic topples weary Wawrinka to reach Oz Open final Jan 30, 7:12 pm
Melbourne, Jan 30 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic cruised to his fifth Australian Open final by defeating defending champion Stanislas Wawrinka in a dramatic five-set contest in Melbourne.
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