Melbourne: Britain’s Cameron Norrie will be exploring every avenue in preparation for his Australian Open third-round clash against World No. 2 Rafael Nadal – and countryman Andy Murray might be getting a phone call as a result.
Djokovic, the world number one, had raised the alarm over an abdominal injury after his five-set battle with Taylor Fritz, but he showed few outward signs in his 7-6 (7/4), 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 win.
World number two Rafael Nadal kept his dream of a record 21st Grand Slam title alive on Saturday with a testing win over Cameron Norrie in an Australian Open battle of the left-handers.
Rafael Nadal outclassed Fabio Fognini to close in on the all-time Grand Slam titles record on Monday as Ashleigh Barty ramped up hopes of becoming the Australian Open’s first home winner in 43 years. Nadal said his lower-back stiffness
Novak Djokovic smashed his racquet to bits and then swept Alexander Zverev out of the Australian Open as the defending champion followed Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka into the semi-finals on Tuesday. It was a patchy performance from
Veteran coach Craig Tyzzer said Ashleigh Barty’s hot form after nearly a year out had surpassed his expectations, particularly after they were separated for six months because of the coronavirus pandemic. Barty is on track to become the
Naomi Osaka has won 19 consecutive matches but none of those wins came against Serena Williams. Three-time major champion Osaka will meet 23-time Grand Slam singles title winner Williams in the Australian Open semifinals on Thursday.
Stefanos Tsitsipas ended Rafael Nadal’s Grand Slam record bid in five gripping sets on Wednesday as home hopes were dashed when top-ranked Ashleigh Barty was knocked out in the Australian Open quarter-finals. Greece’s Tsitsipas looked down and out
Rafael Nadal's bid of winning a record 21st Grand Slam title got a crushing blow when Greece's Stefanos Tsitsipas recovered from two sets down to stun Spaniard in the Australian Open quarter-finals on Wednesday.