| Jan 22, 2015
| 9:32 AM
Unseeded and floating dangerously in the draw, two-time Australian Open champion Victoria Azarenka took out No. 8-seeded Caroline Wozniacki 6-4, 6-2 on Thursday night to reach the third round at the first major of 2015.
Azarenka's ranking slipped into...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 8:47 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Serena Williams claims to suffer from nerves and jitters before her first-round matches at the Grand Slams.
She certainly didn't show it, winning her first set in 21 minutes on Tuesday night on the way to a 6-0, 6-4 win over...
| Jan 20, 2015
| 6:43 AM
MELBOURNE, Australia — As a first-time dad with a baby at home, Novak Djokovic could see merits in the tale of Serena Williams' mid-match espresso that has been brewing in the lead-up to the Australian Open.
Hey, he reckons, why not open up the...
| Jan 17, 2015
| 10:43 PM
I don't know if I've ever wavered in my picks for a tennis major as I have for this one -- the Australian Open, which starts at about 7 p.m. Sunday, Eastern time.
(Melbourne is 16 hours ahead of us, so it's kind of like Hawaii the next day. Play will...
| Nov 9, 2014
| 9:08 PM
7 a.m. Tennis: ATP Tour World Finals: Daniel Nestor-Nenad Zimonjic vs. Julien Benneteau – Edouard Roger-Vasselin, then Roger Federer vs. Kei Nishikori at 9.--Tennis Ch.
8:30 a.m. Baseball: May 2011: Bethel vs. Hampton.--LSC 48
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| Jan 17, 2015
| 4:57 PM
After a year which featured eight Grand Slam singles champions, there's been plenty of talk ahead of the Australian Open about the new guard vs. the old guard in both men's and women's tennis. The champions recently have been, well, just different.
| Jan 16, 2015
| 6:47 PM
MELBOURNE, Australia — Top-seeded Serena Williams will play Alison Van Uytvanck of Belgium in the first round of the Australian Open as she begins her attempt to win a 19th Grand Slam singles title.
Williams could meet former No. 1-ranked Caroline...
| Jan 12, 2015
| 9:16 AM
Redacción deportes, 11 ene (EFE).- El suizo Roger Federer, primer cabeza de serie, doblegó por 6-4, 6-7 (2) y 6-4 al canadiense Milos Raonic en la final del torneo de tenis de Brisbane (Australia) y alcanzó las mil victorias en el circuito profesional....
| Jan 11, 2015
| 6:19 AM
BRISBANE, Australia -- Roger Federer turned the Brisbane International final into a grand occasion Sunday, beating the up-and-coming Milos Raonic in three see-sawing sets to register his 1,000th career match win.
It's a grand number for a 17-time...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 9:40 AM
Maria Sharapova claimed her 34th career title and closed the gap on the No. 1 ranking with a 6-7 (4), 6-3, 6-3 win over Ana Ivanovic on Saturday at the Brisbane International final in Australia.
The top-seeded Sharapova raced to 4-1 lead and had set...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 1:43 PM
Madrid, 15 dic (EFE).- Catorce títulos en 28 finales fue el balance del tenis español en esta temporada marcada por las lesiones de Rafael Nadal, la lucha por el número uno del mundo al final de la misma entre el serbio Novak Djokovic y el...