Barty inspired by Goolagong, played pro cricket, now chases Australian Open history

Ash Barty is already an Australian national treasure, but is chasing her own slice of history in Melbourne on Saturday. The world number one has steam rolled her way to the final without dropping a set, with American Danielle Collins awaiting at the Rod Laver Arena. Getty Barty has faced no trouble in getting to […]

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Kyrgios claims rival’s coach ‘threatened to fight’ him after Australian Open victory

Nick Kyrgios claims a rival’s coach ‘threatened to fight’ him after his doubles victory at the Australian Open. Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis defeated men’s doubles top seeds Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic in the second round. Getty Kyrgios is never far away from controversy The maverick Australian is never far away from the drama and […]

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Nadal is a Real fanatic but uncle is Barca legend who won titles with Guardiola

Rafael Nadal is preparing for the Australian Open, but may have had a few sleepless nights in the lead up to it. No, it’s not because of the Novak Djokovic visa debacle ahead of the tournament as their pair will by vying to win their 21st career Grand Slam. Getty Nadal picked up his 89th […]

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Murray says Djokovic has ‘questions to answer’ as Australia visa row rumbles on

Andy Murray admitted he was glad to see Novak Djokovic out of detention, but feels the world number one still has questions to answer. Djokovic won his court battle on Monday and had the decision to cancel his visa overturned. AFP Djokovic was back training in preparation for the Australian Open The 34-year-old headed straight […]

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From anti-vaxxer to racket thrower, why tennis fans love to hate Novak Djokovic

Novak Djokovic takes his place as one of the greatest ever tennis players, but he is someone fans love to hate. The 20-time Grand Slam champion is currently stuck in quarantine in Melbourne and faces missing the Australian Open amid a row about his COVID-19 exemption status. GETTY Djokovic is a nine-time Australian Open winner, […]

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Australia cancel Djokovic’s visa, with world No.1’s Aus Open participation in doubt

Novak Djokovic has been denied entry to Australia, leaving his hopes of playing at the Australian Open in ruins. The Serbian was held at Melbourne Airport for more than eight hours before he was barred from staying in the country, due to issues over his visa. GETTY Djokovic looks set to miss the first Grand […]

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Djokovic driven by Nadal and Federer success as he chases down grand slam gap

Novak Djokovic won grand slam no.18 and said he is driven by the rivalry shared with fellow pros Rafa Nadal and Roger Federer. On Sunday, Djokovic maintained his position as the king of Melbourne with another Australian Open win, beating Daniil Medvedev 7-5 6-2 6-2. Getty Images – Getty Djokovic has won the Australian Open […]

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