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January 24th, 2017

Wawrinka Wins Tsonga Stare-Down, Sets Up Federer Meeting at Aussie Open

“I like when he puts in a nice volley past me,” Federer said. “I just think it’s a nice play, there’s nothing you can do about it. Then you move on. That’s why maybe I stayed as calm as I did today. Maybe it has helped me, too, in my comeback, no doubt about it.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 8:29 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 85 Comments »

January 24th, 2017

After Three Weeks, Serena Williams Is Still Jet Lagged

Serena Williams can’t stay awake to watch all these upsets in Melbourne.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:54 am in Australian Open | Comments Off

January 24th, 2017

Grigor Dimitrov Talks About Falling In Love…With Tennis

Grigor Dimitrov explains his love for tennis.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:39 am in Australian Open | 3 Comments »

January 23rd, 2017

Rafael Nadal: Facing Milos Raonic Is Going To Be A Tough Match For Me

Rafael Nadal talks about facing Milos Raonic in the Australian Open quarterfinals.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:04 pm in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

January 23rd, 2017

Rafael Nadal Gave His Girlfriend A Wildcard Into The Australian Open [Video]

Rafael Nadal talks about his girldfriend.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 4:54 pm in Australian Open | 82 Comments »

January 23rd, 2017

Nadal Toughs Out Win; Lower Seeds Advance at Australian Open

“[Raonic] beat me a couple weeks ago,” Nadal said. “He’s a player with an amazing serve.”

Posted by Staff @ 7:56 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 51 Comments »

January 23rd, 2017

Serena Williams Lines Up Konta Test; Hot CoCo on Deck Tues. at Australian Open

“She’s hard to read, she’s scrappy, gets a lot of balls back,” Serena said. “She definitely plays a different game than the other three players I played before. It gave me a different look — it was interesting.”

Posted by Staff @ 7:18 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 3 Comments »

January 22nd, 2017

Vandeweghe Batters World No. 1 Kerber Out, Venus Wins at Australian Open

“I guess I faked (having confidence) a lot because I was feeling like crap out there,” said the American.

Posted by Staff @ 9:15 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 10 Comments »

January 22nd, 2017

Roger Federer: I Think I’m Playing Better And Better, And I Felt Great In The Fifth Set!

Roger Federer met the press after his 5-set win over Kei Nishikori.

Posted by Staff @ 8:44 am in Australian Open | 17 Comments »

January 22nd, 2017

World No. 1 Andy Murray Out in 4th Round Stunner To Mischa Zverev at Australian Open

“I don’t know how I did it,” the 29-year-old Zverev said. “I was like in a little coma and serve and volleying my way through it. I think you should tell me how I did it because honestly there were a few points where I don’t know how I pulled it off, I don’t know how I won some points but somehow I made it.”

Posted by Staff @ 8:42 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 54 Comments »

January 22nd, 2017

Andy Murray: I Wasn’t Flat, It Just Wasn’t To Be Today, Mischa Deserved To Win

Andy Murray discusses his stunning loss to Mischa Zverev at the Australian Open Sunday.

Posted by Staff @ 3:43 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 21st, 2017

Rafa Rises Up Down Under; Federer v Nishikori Tonight At The Australian Open, Who’s The Pick?

Sean Randall previews the start of the fourth round at the Australian Open.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 10:16 pm in Australian Open | 198 Comments »

January 21st, 2017

Upstarts Gavrilova, Brady Join Serena in Winner’s Circle Saturday at Australian Open

“What can I say?” an exhilarated Gavrilova said in a brief on-court interview after the match. “I’m just exhausted and very happy.”

Posted by Jeremy Davis @ 8:59 am in Australian Open, Tennis | Comments Off

January 21st, 2017

Nadal Stares Down Teen Zverev in 5 Sets; Gasquet-Dimitrov Late at Aussie Open

Any questions regarding Nadal’s fitness were answered Saturday, while the teenager ended up cramping in the fifth set.

Posted by Staff @ 8:13 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 14 Comments »

January 20th, 2017

Roger Federer Karaoke? [Video]

Roger Federer joined Tommy Haas and Grigor Dimitrov for some karaoke.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:00 pm in Australian Open, Videos | 5 Comments »