Tennis

Thu 19 Sep 2019

Is tennis royalty gathering for ‘slaughter’?

Is tennis royalty gathering for ‘slaughter’?

The photos are great — and we mean really great — but there are fears the Laver Cup is going to be a pretty one-sided affair.

Tue 17 Sep 2019

Legends divided over Kyrgios suspension

Legends divided over Kyrgios suspension

Some of Australia’s greatest ever tennis players have been split as divisive Aussie hothead Nick Kyrgios continues to await news of a potential ban.

Sat 7 Sep 2019

Nadal books US Open final date with Russian upstart

Nadal books US Open final date with Russian upstart

Russian upstart Daniil Medvedev will hope to herald the dawn of an exciting new era in men's tennis with victory over Rafael Nadal in the US Open final

Fri 6 Sep 2019

Records tumble in Serena rout but one still to fall

Records tumble in Serena rout but one still to fall

Serena Williams has her best chance yet to draw level with Margaret Court after powering into the final while Ash Barty also chalked up a win in the doubles.

Thu 5 Sep 2019

Serena's touching tribute to coach-father

Serena's touching tribute to coach-father

Serena Williams has paid tribute to her father and lifelong coach Richard as she moves relentlessly towards a record-equalling 24th grand slam singles crown.

Wed 4 Sep 2019

Federer’s classy reaction to US Open loss

Federer’s classy reaction to US Open loss

Grigor Dimitrov stunned Roger Federer and the US Open all at once with an upset win for the ages but Federer refused to blame his injured back.

Water hijinks make Rafa lose his cool

Water hijinks make Rafa lose his cool

Marin Cilic couldn’t upset Rafael Nadal but a ballperson did when they wreaked havoc with the obsessive compulsive tennis star.

Federer stunned in NYC boilover

Federer stunned in NYC boilover

Not even the most experienced of tennis experts saw this coming. Struggling with injury, Roger Federer has been knocked out of the US Open by Grigor Dimitrov.

‘Unbelievable’: Serena enters 100-club

‘Unbelievable’: Serena enters 100-club

Serena Williams hasn’t looked this good on a tennis court since she became a mother as she joined an exclusive four-member club.

Tue 3 Sep 2019

Barty back as Osaka crashes and burns

Barty back as Osaka crashes and burns

Defending US Open champion Naomi Osaka’s shock round of 16 exit has huge consequences for Ash Barty — and Serena Williams.

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