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New balls please! Tennis player takes brutal smash to the groin
We feel for you Martin Klizan.
Healthy Nadal looks to use Australian Open to scale rankings after injury hell
The Spaniard made light work of Florian Mayer in the Australian Open first round.
Murray, Williams survive Melbourne heat but Halep becomes first Australian Open casualty
The first Grand Slam of the year got underway last night.
Ireland's James McGee falls just short of Australian Open qualification
The Castleknock native was beaten 7-6 3-6 6-3 by Australia’s Blake Mott.
Ireland's McGee now only one win away from the main draw of Australian Open
The Dubliner took another major step forward today.
Controversial tennis star Kyrgios wore an interesting t-shirt to a press conference last night
He wore a ‘F**k Donald Trump’ top after beating Rafael Nadal.
The Wizard of Oz! 17-year-old Simon Carr ready to seize his chance at Australian Open
The Irish teenager flies to Melbourne on Sunday ahead of a much-anticipated Grand Slam debut.
John McEnroe says it's a 'no-brainer' for players to use legal drugs
Andy Murray had suggested that taking any drug for performance-enhancing reasons – whether legal or not – is wrong.
Capriati calls for Sharapova to be stripped of titles after drug test fail
The Russian tennis star has been blasted by Jennifer Capriati.
Nike suspends relationship with Sharapova after failed drugs test revelation
Maria Sharapova stunned the sporting world after failing a drugs test in Melbourne earlier this year.
Angelique Kerber's Australian Open trophy has finally shown up... in the post
Postman Pat wouldn’t stand for this.
The Joy of Six! Novak Djokovic is the Australian Open champion once again
World number one beats Andy Murray 6-1, 7-5, 7-6 in Melbourne.
Angelique Kerber stuns Serena Williams to win first grand slam title at Australian Open
The German played the match of her life in a thrilling final.
Andy Murray into Australian Open final after four-hour epic against Raonic
Next up: Novak Djokovic. No bother.
20 years after her first one, Martina Hingis is still winning Grand Slam titles
The Swiss player and her partner Sania Mirza cruised to victory at the Australian Open.
Impressive Djokovic halts Fed Express to reach another Australian Open final
The world number one was in stunning form and progressed in four sets against the Swiss legend.
Sensational Serena surprised to reach Australian Open final
A knee injury restricted Australian Open finalist and world number one Serena Williams to just over a set of tennis prior to Melbourne.
Federer-Djokovic: Five of the best from their incredible rivalry
Two of the game’s greatest go toe-to-toe again in the Australian Open semi-final tomorrow.
Murray through to Australian semis - but Johanna Konta has stolen all the headlines
Konta becomes first British woman to reach a Grand Slam semi since 1983.
Is Federer still good enough to beat Djokovic? We're about to find out
“There’s a lot of tension. There’s a lot at stake.”
Umpires and line judges in more danger than Federer or Williams at quarter-final stage
Officials and do duck and dodge, but two of the game’s greats cruised in to the final four.
Azarenka powers through in Melbourne but only really cared about her beloved Broncos
Meanwhile, Andy Murray beat Bernard Tomic to reach the quarter-finals.
Djokovic makes 100 unforced errors but still avoids Simon shock
Nishikori next for the world number one as he chases sixth Aussie title.
Ana Ivanovic's coach in medical emergency at Aussie Open
Nigel Sears, 59, the coach of Ivanovic and Andy Murray’s father-in-law, collapsed at Rod Laver Arena on Saturday.
An 18-year-old 'child of the internet' is taking the Australian Open by storm
Naomi Osaka is bringing a dash of Pokemon to Melbourne.
Federer outguns Dimitrov to become first man to reach 300 Grand Slam wins
The 17-time major winner has reached the round of 16 in Melbourne for the 14th time in his past 15 appearances.
Match-fixing claims absurd and farcical, says Hewitt
“For anyone that tries to go any further with it, then good luck. Take me on with it. It’s disappointing.
15-year old Irish tennis star Georgia Drummy qualifies for Junior Australian Open
It’s the first Grand Slam appearance of her fledgling career.
Serena Williams plays shot AROUND the net in Australian Open win
“I don’t know if I have done that [before],” said Williams.
Rafa Nadal is OUT of the Australian Open already
Fernando Verdasco wins five-set thriller on day two in Melbourne.
Father-to-be Murray ready to leave Australian Open at any time
Should wife Kim go into labour with their first child, Andy Murray will withdraw from the Australian Open regardless of timing.
'I gave everything' - Ireland number one James McGee narrowly misses out on Australian Open spot
The Dubliner lost out 7-6 6-4 to German Daniel Brands in the final qualifier this morning.
'Sick' Aussie tennis star retires from Sydney event amid controversy
Bernard Tomic said his withdrawal was due to illness despite being overheard telling the umpire about his of lack interest.
Ireland's James McGee one win away from the main draw of Australian Open
One step closer to a second career Grand Slam for the Dubliner.
James McGee is just two wins away from a place at the Australian Open
Straight sets win for Dubliner in the Melbourne sun.
It's Djokovic v Murray in Sunday's Australian Open final after another epic semi this morning
The World number one saw off Stan Wawrinka in five sets.
Murray defends fiancee over televised outburst
Tension between the Scot and Tomas Berdych spilled over off court yesterday.
Lip-readers wanted: What is Andy Murray's fiancee saying?
Kim Sears was caught on camera during his win over Tomas Berdych in the Australian Open semi-final.
It's set for a Serena Sharapova showdown in the Australian Open final.
The American and Russian won their semi-final ties in Melbourne.
Nadal crashes and burns in straight sets defeat to Berdych
The Czech beat the once-dominant Grand Slam champ for the first time in 18 matches.