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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.
Resilient Murray fends off gutsy Berdych to reach Oz Open final Jan 29, 6:36 pm
Melbourne, Jan 29 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray bounced back from a set down to defeat seventh seed Tomas Berdych in four sets to reach the final of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Murray says Kyrgios should be allowed time to 'grow up' Jan 29, 4:21 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 29 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has backed Australian teen star Nick Kyrgios, describing him as a nice guy and should be allowed time to mature and thrive.
Wellington, Jan 29 (ANI): Australian teen tennis star Nick Kyrgios has claimed that he doesn't know if he would ever grow up, insisting that there is no guarantee that he would grow up any time soon.
Sydney, Jan 29 (ANI): Romanian tennis legend Ilie Nastase has claimed that he had beautiful girlfriends that gave him inspiration to play, and that is the reason he didn't have a coach.
It's Serena versus Sharapova in Oz Open final Jan 29, 12:01 pm
Melbourne, Jan 29 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams trounced her unseeded American opponent Madison Keys in straight sets to set up a clash against arch-rival Maria Sharapova in the Australian Open final in Melbourne.
Djokovic's son is definitely a 'daddy's boy' Jan 29, 11:12 am
Johannesburg, Jan 29 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic's son is 'daddy's boy' definitely and loves watching his father beat opponents on court.
Djokovic, Wawrinka sail into Oz Open semis Jan 28, 6:19 pm
Melbourne, Jan 28 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic trounced his Canadian opponent Milos Raonic in straight sets to cruise into the semifinal round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Serena cruises in, Venus crashes out of Oz Open Jan 28, 5:21 pm
Melbourne, Jan 28 (ANI): World number one Serena Williams crushed her Slovakian opponent Dominika Cibulkova in straight sets to stroll into the semifinal round of the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Johannesburg, Jan 28 (ANI): Canadian tennis ace Eugenie Bouchard has claimed that she would now focus on sorting out her coaching arrangements after she was knocked out of the Australian Open in the quarterfinals by former world number one Maria Sharapova on Tuesday.
London, Jan 28 (ANI): Britain number one Andy Murray has tipped Tomas Berdych as slight favourite ahead of their Australian Open semifinal clash on Thursday, saying that the Czech has been trained under his former coach Dani Vallverdu.
Djokovic claims technology will decide future of 'serve and volley' game in men's tennis Jan 28, 2:14 pm
Johannesburg, Jan 28 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic has claimed that technology would decide the future of serve and volley game in men's tennis, as the Serb prepares for a quarterfinal clash with Milos Raonic in the Australian Open on Wednesday.
London, Jan 27 (ANI): Russian tennis ace Maria Sharapova put on a dominant display as she brushed aside Canadian seventh seed Eugenie Bouchard in straight sets to advance to the Australian Open semifinals in Melbourne.
London, Jan 27 (ANI): 'Clay King' Rafael Nadal suffered a straight-sets quarterfinal loss against Czech tennis ace Tomas Berdych, who ended a 17-match losing streak against the Spaniard to reach the Australian Open semifinals.
England striker Kelly Smith claims would have slapped reporter over 'twirl' request Jan 27, 12:44 pm
London, Jan 27 (ANI): England striker Kelly Smith has claimed that the on-court interviewer who asked Canadian tennis ace Eugenie Bouchard to twirl at the Australian Open, would have had a slap from her.
Sydney, Jan 27 (ANI): The locker room atmosphere among female tennis stars is anything but a 'Mean Girls' like situation as a clique of world class women players gather together more frequently these days at tournaments across the world.
Djokovic beats resilient Muller without dropping a set to advance to Oz Open quarters Jan 26, 6:57 pm
Sydney, Jan 26 (ANI): World number one Novak Djokovic recorded a straight set win against Luxembourg's Gilles Muller to advance to the quarterfinals of the Australian Open on Monday.
Wawrinka, Nishikori advance to Oz Open quarters Jan 26, 6:23 pm
Melbourne, Jan 26 (ANI): Defending champion Stanislas Wawrinka exhibited a power packed performance to overcome his Spanish opponent Guillermo Garcia-Lopez in tight four sets to advance to the quarter-finals of Australian Open in Melbourne.
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