Cori ‘Coco’ Gauff celebrates after defeating Sorana Cirstea in their second round match at the Australian Open in Melbourne on Wednesday. Associated Press
Serena Williams crashed out, 15-year-old Coco Gauff stunned Naomi Osaka and Roger Federer survived a five-set thriller as the form book went flying out of the window
Serena Williams’ long chase for a record-equalling 24th Grand Slam trophy has been weighing on her mind ahead of next week’s Australian Open, admitted the 39-year-old seven-time Australian Open champion.
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.
Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal reached the quarter-finals of the Italian Open in contrasting styles on Thursday as spectators returned to the stands for the first time in Italy. Nadal and Djokovic have won 14 of the last 16 Rome titles between them,
Ascoli Piceno: Swiss rider Gino Mader won a rain-lashed sixth stage of the Giro d’Italia on Thursday as Hungarian Attila Valter took the overall race lead. Mader of the Bahrain Victorious team climbed to victory in Ascoli Piceno, 12 seconds ahead of Colombian Egan
Ante Rebic scored a hat-trick and Theo Hernandez a double as AC Milan thrashed Torino 7-0 on Wednesday to keep their push for a return to the Champions League for the first time since 2014 on track. The battle for elite European football remains tight with just
Thomas Tuchel said Chelsea face a ‘big fight’ to finish in the Premier League’s top four after their damaging 1-0 defeat against Arsenal on Wednesday. Tuchel’s side missed a chance to climb above Leicester into third place as Emile Smith Rowe bagged the first