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January 23rd, 2015

Roger Federer: For Some Reason I Had Feeling It Wasn’t Going To Be Simple Against Seppi

Roger Federer was stunned today by Andreas Seppi.

Posted by Staff @ 3:08 am in Australian Open | 11 Comments »

January 22nd, 2015

Djokovic, Murray Dominant Heading Into Australian Third Round While Federer, Nadal Are Ailing

Sean Randall updates the Australian Open third round.

Posted by Sean Randall @ 5:42 pm in Australian Open | 120 Comments »

January 22nd, 2015

Did Lleyton Hewitt Just Play His Last Match At The Australian Open?

Lleyton Hewitt isn’t sure if he’ll return to the Australian Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:03 am in Australian Open | 15 Comments »

January 22nd, 2015

Serena, Venus Fight Into 3rd Rd. Thursday; Woz Upset in Oz; X-Notes

“Honestly, I think I understand the game a lot more,” said the 34 year old, who seems to have a handle on her energy-sapping Sjogren’s syndrome, last year losing in the first round in Melbourne. “Even when I’m not playing as well, I think I’m able tactically to be more strategic than even, let’s say, Venus of 2000. So that’s one of the beauties of continuing to play as you get a lot of the years under your belt.”

Posted by Staff @ 6:59 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 4 Comments »

January 22nd, 2015

Serena Williams On Sister Venus: She’s Always Been Very Mature And Very Regal

Serena Williams praises her sister Venus.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:40 am in Australian Open | Comments Off

January 22nd, 2015

Andy Murray Hints At Double Standard Regarding His On-Court Injuries And Ailments

Andy Murray takes aim at the journalists.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 12:22 am in Australian Open | 18 Comments »

January 21st, 2015

Ouch! Watch This Australian Open Ballkid Get Hit In The You Know What [Video]

Ballboy takes one in the man region.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 10:47 pm in Australian Open, Videos | 1 Comment »

January 21st, 2015

Ailing Nadal Escapes American Smyczek in 5 on Upset Day at Aussie Open

“I felt, I don’t know,” Nadal said. “At the end of the first set, I start to feel my body very bad, very tired…I was worrying crazy. Then when I was serving for the third, almost throw up…I suffered too much on court for three hours and a half. I was suffering a lot. Too much. You know, was not funny today the way that the match was. Obviously is a very positive thing that finally have the chance to win, but, yeah, I hope to recover myself.”

Posted by Staff @ 9:07 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 25 Comments »

January 21st, 2015

Rafael Nadal: I Was Suffering A Lot Today, I Was Dizzy, I Was Lucky To Have Finished The Match

Rafael Nadal won another epic at the Australian Open.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 9:03 am in Australian Open | 5 Comments »

January 21st, 2015

Tim Smyczek: That Was Rafa’s C Or D Game, He Still Found A Way To Win, That’s Why He’s The Best!

Tim Smyczek came oh so close to pulling off one of the biggest upsets in recent Grand Slam play.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:42 am in Australian Open | Comments Off

January 21st, 2015

Roger Federer Confused By Bee Sting-Like Pain In Finger

Roger Federer had a strange pain in his finger.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:51 am in Australian Open | 28 Comments »

January 21st, 2015

Sharapova Slaps Away 2 Match Points at Australian Open; Serena on Thursday

Un-touted German 19-year-old Carina Witthoeft rolled past an ailing American Christina Mchale 6-3, 6-0 into the third round, and American grinder Bethanie Mattek-Sands was a winner and will meet No. 3 Simona Halep if the Romanian comes through her second round against Aussie Jarmila Gajdosova (which started at 7:40 a.m. EST Wednesday).

Posted by Staff @ 7:45 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 1 Comment »

January 21st, 2015

Grigor Dimitrov Says Girlfriend Maria Sharapova Is The Greatest Fighter Ever

Grigor Dimitrov acknowledges how tough his girlfriend is.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 7:42 am in Australian Open | 1 Comment »

January 20th, 2015

Djokovic Fit on Day 2 of Australian Open; Woz, Williams Sisters Advance

“As always, I had the jitters going out in the first match of a Grand Slam,” Serena said. “It’s never super easy to be the one that everyone wants to beat. So I always have to be a little bit above. But yeah, I felt okay. I definitely think I can improve a tremendous amount though.”

Posted by Staff @ 8:54 am in Australian Open, Tennis | 95 Comments »

January 20th, 2015

Agnieszka Radwanska Talks About Hiring Martina Navratilova

Agnieszka Radwanska is happy to have Martina Navratilova on board.

Posted by Tom Gainey @ 8:01 am in Australian Open | 2 Comments »

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