| Jan 11, 2014
| 3:06 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Novak Djokovic and Roger Federer witnessed Andy Murray's drought-breaking successes after he hired Ivan Lendl as coach, and decided they were due for an overhaul of a major kind.
Both took on past Grand Slam champions...
| Jan 13, 2014
| 10:20 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia— Roger Federer kept his cool on a scorching second day at the Australian Open, starting his record 57th consecutive Grand Slam tournament with a 6-4, 6-4, 6-2 victory in his first match with Stefan Edberg as a coach.
| Jan 15, 2014
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams matched one of Margaret Court's records at the Australian Open on Wednesday as she advanced to the third round with a 6-1, 6-2 win over Vesna Dolonc.
Williams improved her record to 60-8 at Melbourne Park,...
| Jan 15, 2014
| 3:00 AM
The amber lights flicker on above the tennis courts at DeForest Park in Long Beach.
The nets have disappeared. Tennis balls are nowhere in sight. This evening, people are playing with a different kind of ball.
On the chain-link fence that surrounds...
| Dec 18, 2013
| 10:38 AM
Novak Djokovic and Boris Becker have each won six Grand Slam singles championships.
But Djokovic wants more, so he has brought in the retired Becker as his head coach, joining a team that already includes Marian Vajda, Miljan Amanovic and Gebhard Phil-...
| Jan 16, 2014
| 9:07 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Five-time champion Serena Williams has now won more matches in the Australian Open than any other woman, notching career win No. 61 in scorching conditions Friday as she advanced to the fourth round with a 6-3, 6-3 victory...
| Jan 17, 2014
| 10:17 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Maria Sharapova recovered from the longest, hottest match of her career to beat Alize Cornet, 6-1, 7-6 (6), Saturday and reach the fourth round of the Australian Open.
Her third-round match was played in high humidity but in...
| Jan 18, 2014
| 9:40 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams' long winning streak came to an end in a stunning fourth-round defeat to Ana Ivanovic at the Australian Open on Sunday.
Ivanovic hadn't won a set in her four previous matches against Williams, who had been...
| Jan 19, 2014
| 10:00 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Victoria Azarenka advanced to the quarterfinals and firmed as a favorite to claim a third straight Australian Open title on Monday after Maria Sharapova joined Serena Williams on the fourth-round casualty list.
| Jan 20, 2014
| 9:25 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Eugenie Bouchard has reached the semifinals in her first trip to the Australian Open, beating 2008 French Open champion Ana Ivanovic, 7-5, 5-7, 6-2, on Tuesday to set up a showdown with fourth-seeded Li Na.
| Jan 21, 2014
| 7:35 AM
There are some odd questions in post-match interviews at a tennis tournament, but this one was rather cringeworthy.
Nineteen-year-old Eugenie Bouchard, not long after reaching the final four at the Australian Open with an impressive three-set win over...