tennis

  • Djokovic beats Murray to win sixth Australian Open title

    World number one Novak Djokovic beat Andy Murray in straight sets to win his sixth Australian Open title and condemn the Briton to a fifth final defeat. The Serb, 28, won 6-1 7-5 7-6 (7-3) to claim ...

  • Kerber’s dream comes true in Melbourne

    Angelique Kerber said her dreams came true in just over two hours on Rod Laver Arena yesterday when she upset defending champion Serena Williams 6-4 3-6 6-4 to win the Australian Open. The 28-year- ...

  • Kerber stuns Williams to win Australian Open title

    Angelique Kerber upset world number one Serena Williams 6-4 3-6 6-4 to clinch the Australian Open on Saturday and become the first German to win a grand slam title since her childhood idol Steffi Graf ...

  • Djokovic survives scare, Serena rocks on

    Novak Djokovic’s grip on the Australian Open title looked shaky for a short spell yesterday but the world number one finally shook off Gilles Simon in a four-and-a-half hour marathon to take his ...

  • Suspicions over tennis match fixing

    Secret files exposing evidence of widespread suspected match fixing at the top level of world tennis, including at Wimbledon, can be revealed by the BBC and BuzzFeed News. Over the last decade 16 p ...

  • Muguruza advances, Kvitova gets reprieve

    Garbine Muguruza continued her dream debut at the WTA Finals by completing round robin play with a perfect 3-0 record to advance to the semi-finals after a hard fought 6-4 4-6 7-5 victory over Petra K ...

  • Ruthless Djokovic crushes Nadal

    World number one Novak Djokovic continued his recent dominance over Rafa Nadal when he beat the Spaniard in the final of the China Open to win the tournament for the sixth time yesterday. The Serbi ...