Nishikori breaks down after injury exit

Kei Nishikori has fought back tears in his post-match press conference after he was forced to retire injured only 52 minutes into his quarterfinal against Novak Djokovic.

Lucas Pouille celebrates coach Amelie Mauresmo

'It’s not about being a woman or a man'

French 28th seed Lucas Pouille has celebrated the impact of his coach, two-time grand slam champion Amelie Maursemo, after storming into his maiden grand slam semi final.

Novak Djokovic

Djokovic cheers up AO crowd after Nishikori devastation

Novak Djokovic had Rod Laver Arena in stitches after he was forced into an extended interview with Jim Courier when Kei Nishikori retired injured from their quarter-final.

Sam Stosur and Zhang Shuai

Stosur and Zhang storm into doubles final

Australia's Sam Stosur has stormed into the Australian Open women's doubles final alongside China's Zhang Shiao after gruelling semi-final match-up on Rod Laver Arena.
Serena Williams

Williams' telling revelation about shock loss

Serena Williams claims she didn't choke in her incredible third-set capitulation to Karolina Pliskova before revealing one part of her game that hasn't quite returned in her comeback.
Serena Williams undone by foot fault

Tennis world split on foot fault controversy

Serena Williams was pinned for a contentious foot fault while serving for the match against Karolina Pliskova, and fans are split down the middle.

Milos Raonic

Raonic blow-up, brain snap defines loss

Milos Raonic was the hot favourite to win his quarter-final with Lucas Pouille but a fiery exchange with the umpire and a crucial brain snap turned the tables.
Scud

Scud speaks out on Kyrgios, Tsitsipas, Federer

Mark Philippoussis has recalled his stunning Australian Open upset of Pete Sampras, given his take on young star Stefanos Tsitsipas and offered a blunt verdict on Nick Kyrgios.
Barty-Petra-split

Barty 'murmur' that set off Kvitova screams

It was an Australian Open quarter-final of deep respect between the combatants. Yet a WTA insider claims that Aussie Ash Barty sealed her fate by irritating Petra Kvitova with a quiet comment.
Serena Williams

Williams crumbles with match at her mercy

Serena Williams has crumbled after leading 5-1 in the third set, capitulating to a shock quarter-final loss to Czech big hitter Karolina Pliskova.
Dylan Alcott

From hospital bed to Open champion

Dylan Alcott is chasing his fifth consecutive Australian Open title but he hopes that this year he can win it in circumstances far less dramatic than 2018.
Head

Chappell slams Australian leadership 'mess'

Former captain Ian Chappell has lashed the latest baffling decision of Australian selectors and forecast a major captaincy problem ahead of the World Cup.
Serena Williams

The trouble with Serena’s GOAT claims

Serena Williams is just three matches away from levelling Margaret Court's grand slam titles record on Saturday, re-igniting GOAT debate. But there's another factor at play.
Bolt

Bolt's football dream hits the rocks

Former Central Coast Mariner Usain Bolt has made a big decision on his foray into professional football, while an ex-teammate had his say on the world's fastest man.
Luke-Brooks-Mole

Wests Tigers sign legendary playmaker

Wests Tigers have scored a major coup on the brink of the NRL season, signing an iconic half who will specifically act as a mentor to Luke Brooks.
Rafael Nadal

Ruthless Rafa dismantles Tiafoe in style

Rafael Nadal has cruised to a clinical straight-sets victory over American youngster Frances Tiafoe in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.
Kvitova bests barty

Emotional Kvitova breaks down after Barty win

Ash Barty’s fairy-tale run at the Australian Open has come to an unceremonious end after the Aussie women’s No. 1 was bested by Petra Kvitova.

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic

Kyrgios, Tomic omitted from Davis Cup team

Nick Kyrgios and Bernard Tomic have been omitted from Australia’s Davis Cup squad ahead of its clash with Bosnia and Herzegovina just days after Tomic’s extraordinary press conference attack on Lleyton Hewitt.

Rinky Hijikata

Dumbfounded Aussie loses in cruellest way possible

Aussie junior Rinky Hijikata has been knocked out of the Australian Open in the most unfortunate of circumstances.

Nadal pulls off miracle shot

Rafa stuns commentators en route to semi-final

The Australian Open continues on a big day with Frances Tiafoe taking on Rafael Nadal for a place in the semi-finals. LIVE UPDATES.
Tsitsipas introduces his family

Tsitsipas' sweet family tribute after making semi

Stefanos Tsitsipas continued his incredible run at the Australian Open and after the match gave a special shoutout.

Andy and Jamie Murray and Dan Evans

Murray slams teammate in new Open feud

British tennis stars are in the midst of a bitter feud over the nation's support of doubles players.

Wade

Wade's fresh shot at Aussie selectors

Matthew Wade says he's frustrated by mixed messages from Australian selectors after being overlooked for the Test side to play Sri Lanka - and he's not the only one.
Patterson

Shock Test pick's BBL backhander

Late Australian Test squad selection Kurtis Patterson believes avoiding the hit and giggle Big Bash League has been a blessing in disguise.
Danielle Collins

Unseeded Collins storms into Open semis

American Danielle Collins has continued her dream run through to the semi-finals at the Australian Open.
Garth-Brennan-Mole

The NRL's most surprising coaching move

The Gold Coast Titans have come up with the most unexpected coaching move of the NRL off-season. Meanwhile, a star hooker remains outcast due to past indiscretions.
Novak Djokovic

Djokovic struggles through gruelling win

Novak Djokovic booked his quarter final spot with a hard-fought win over Daniil Medvedev but it remains to be seen how healthy the world No. 1 is.
Ash Barty

How Barty-like blueprint led to Slam glory

Ash Barty wasn't the first tennis player to take time out from the game before successfully returning, with a superstar of women's tennis revealing she secretly did the same.
Busta-meltdown

What was so 'wrong' about Open meltdown

Leading tennis authorities have given their take on Pablo Carreno Busta's crazy Australian Open controversy and it seems there's one thing that can't be agreed upon.