Tennis

Wed 18 Mar 2020

Coronavirus causes French Open chaos

Coronavirus causes French Open chaos

Ash Barty’s French Open title defence is under threat as the global coronavirus pandemic hits the sporting world including the NBA where four more stars have tested...

Mon 16 Mar 2020

‘I have all the symptoms’: Tomic in lockdown

premium_icon ‘I have all the symptoms’: Tomic in lockdown

Bernard Tomic is the latest Australian athlete to display symptoms of coronavirus, with the former junior star, who is now in isolation, believing he picked it up while...

Mon 9 Mar 2020

'Wouldn't move anywhere else': Barty to build dream home

premium_icon 'Wouldn't move anywhere else': Barty to build dream home

Tennis champ Ash Barty is building her 'forever home' in one of Australia's fastest growing developments and couldn't be more excited.

Sat 7 Mar 2020

Millman completes ‘ripper’ Cup comeback

Millman completes ‘ripper’ Cup comeback

After the Australian doubles pair lost a nailbiter in the Davis Cup, the nation’s hopes rested on John Millman to clinch an unlikely comeback.

Wed 4 Mar 2020

Cup call-up a Bolt from the blue for Alex

premium_icon Cup call-up a Bolt from the blue for Alex

After years of helping out Team Australia from the sidelines, now it is South Australian Alex Bolt’s time to step up, says Davis Cup captain Lleyton Hewitt.

Tue 3 Mar 2020

Kyrgios’ latest romance with Russian star

Kyrgios’ latest romance with Russian star

Nick Kyrgios was spotted giving Russian tennis star Anna Kalinskaya a kiss on the forehead after sharing several flirtatious messages on Instagram.

Sat 29 Feb 2020

Barty beaten in WTA’s biggest rivalry

Barty beaten in WTA’s biggest rivalry

Aussie Ash Barty’s winning streak against one of her closest friends on the WTA Tour is over after a thrilling semi-final slugfest in Doha.

Thu 27 Feb 2020

Kyrgios battles injury ahead of Cup tie in Adelaide

premium_icon Kyrgios battles injury ahead of Cup tie in Adelaide

Nick Kyrgios is yet to reveal the extent of the wrist injury that caused him to withdraw from a tournament in Mexico this week.

Maria Sharapova called me a virgin

Maria Sharapova called me a virgin

Maria Sharapova could be notoriously frosty at press conferences, including on her return to the game after a drugs ban, Dan King writes.

Tennis reacts to Sharapova bombshell

Tennis reacts to Sharapova bombshell

Maria Sharapova has been remembered as “the best after Serena” and “the player tennis needed” after announcing her retirement.

Wed 26 Feb 2020

‘Disrespectful’: Kyrgios’ R-rated tirade

‘Disrespectful’: Kyrgios’ R-rated tirade

Nick Kyrgios bluntly told reporters he 'couldn’t give a f***' when asked about the Mexican crowd, who booed him off the court on Wednesday.

Tue 25 Feb 2020

Kyrgios seethes over ‘f***ing joke’

Kyrgios seethes over ‘f***ing joke’

Nick Kyrgios has taken a swipe at a tennis headache after sensationally calling for the sport to “exterminate” clay court “dirt rats”.

Sun 23 Feb 2020

110+PHOTO GALLERY: Seniors Tennis Tournament

premium_icon 110+PHOTO GALLERY: Seniors Tennis Tournament

Chinchilla Tennis Association hosted a Seniors Tournament which saw players travel from across the state to attend.

Fri 21 Feb 2020

‘I hate tennis’: world No.55’s confession

‘I hate tennis’: world No.55’s confession

He may be one of the most promising stars in tennis, but Kazakhstan’s Alexander Bublik has admitted he only plays the sport “for money”

Thu 20 Feb 2020

Federer drops injury bombshell

Federer drops injury bombshell

Roger Federer has announced he will miss four months of tennis after revealing he has carried a secret injury that’s forced him under the knife

Wed 19 Feb 2020

Kyrgios bails at the very last minute

Kyrgios bails at the very last minute

It appears Nick Kyrgios’ body has let him down again, the Aussie tennis star pulling out of a tournament just hours before his first match.

Tue 18 Feb 2020

‘Wildly impressive’: Aussie Kim is back

‘Wildly impressive’: Aussie Kim is back

Kim Clijsters, 36, set the tennis world alight with a startling performance in her first game on tour in more than seven years.

Laughable twist after Tomic’s tank job

Laughable twist after Tomic’s tank job

Bernard Tomic won just three points in a set and was thrashed in 53 minutes, but has still managed to advance at the Delray Beach Open.

Mon 17 Feb 2020

Tomic torment continues in shocking loss

premium_icon Tomic torment continues in shocking loss

Bernard Tomic has been humbled in qualifying for the Delray Beach Open in just 53 minutes.

Fri 14 Feb 2020

Rafael Nadal’s OCD knows no bounds

Rafael Nadal’s OCD knows no bounds

Rafael Nadal likes things a very particular way playing tennis, and the Spaniard is just as meticulous when he’s away from the court.

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