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#Australian Open Tennis

# australian-open-tennis - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

One down, two to go: Ireland's James McGee wins at Australian Open qualifiers

Irish number one will face France’s Vincent Millot next.

# australian-open-tennis - Friday 22 January, 2016

Kyrgios throws (another) tantrum as Berdych sends him packing Nasty Nick This post contains videos

Kyrgios throws (another) tantrum as Berdych sends him packing

The Australian star let his emotions get the better of him in Melbourne.

# australian-open-tennis - Monday 18 January, 2016

‘I don’t want to be linked to this’- Djokovic opens up on approach by match-fixers

The 10-time Grand Slam champion says he was targeted in Russia in 2007.

‘I only have myself to blame’ – Wozniacki furious after shock first-round exit

Federer, Djokovic, Sharapova and Serena Williams coast through to second round in straight sets.

# australian-open-tennis - Thursday 22 January, 2015

Rafael Nadal’s opponent pulled a seriously classy move with their match on the line

Tim Smyczek is your new favourite tennis player.

# australian-open-tennis - Wednesday 14 January, 2015

James McGee progresses in Australian Open qualifying

The Dubliner is through to the second round after victory over Slovakia’s Nobert Gombos.

# australian-open-tennis - Tuesday 13 January, 2015

James McGee has been drawn against a familiar foe in Australian Open qualifying

Both McGee and Louk Sorensen will face seeded opponents when qualifying begins on Wednesday.

# australian-open-tennis - Sunday 11 January, 2015

How James McGee’s Grand Slam breakthrough set the course for an ambitious 2015

Ireland’s top tennis player is in action at Australian Open qualifying next week.

# australian-open-tennis - Friday 27 January, 2012

Djokovic edges Murray to set up Nadal showdown

Novak Djokovic beat Andy Murray 6-3, 3-6 ,6-7 (4-7), 6-1, 7-5 in their Australian Open semi-final.

# australian-open-tennis - Thursday 19 January, 2012

Racket-smasher Baghdatis ‘lost it’, says McEnroe Anger Management This post contains videos

Racket-smasher Baghdatis ‘lost it’, says McEnroe

The most famous hot-head in tennis history gives his verdict on Marcos Baghdatis’ tantrum.

# australian-open-tennis - Tuesday 17 January, 2012

While you were sleeping: Stosur crashes out in Australia

Hometown hero Sam Stosur is out of the Australian Open, while Novak Djokovic, Andy Murray and Petra Kvitova moved through to round two.

# australian-open-tennis - Thursday 12 January, 2012

Wristy business: Wozniacki given the all-clear for Australia

World number one Caroline Wozniacki will be ready for next week’s Australian Open despite a recent wrist injury scare.

# australian-open-tennis - Wednesday 11 January, 2012

Rained off: Niland’s Aussie qualifier falls foul of the weather

Conor Niland’s first-round Australian Open qualifier against Stephane Bohli has been refixed for 11pm tonight (Irish time).

# australian-open-tennis - Tuesday 10 January, 2012

Venus Williams pulls out of Australian Open

Venus Williams says that she hopes to return to competitive action next month after announcing her withdrawal from the season’s first Grand Slam.

# australian-open-tennis - Monday 9 January, 2012

Aces high: Djokovic and Wozniacki named as top seeds for Australian Open

The seedings have been announced for the first Grand Slam of the tennis season in Melbourne. Exciting.

# australian-open-tennis - Tuesday 20 December, 2011

Venus’s Australian Open comeback stalled by illness

Venus Williams has withdrawn from next month’s ASB Classic in Auckland, putting her appearance in the season’s first Grand Slam in jeopardy.

# australian-open-tennis - Tuesday 22 November, 2011

Injury forces Murray out of ATP Finals in London

Janko Tipsarevic will step in to replace Murray after the Scot aggravated a groin injury yesterday.