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Federer Pips Nadal To Win Australian Open

/ 29 January 2017

Roger Federer

Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) Roger Federer has won his fifth Australian Open title and 18th overall major crown, defeating Rafael Nadal 6-4, 3-6, 6-1, 3-6, 6-3 at the Rod Laver Arena here on Sunday. Federer


Sania Beaten In Australian Open Mixed Doubles Final

/ 29 January 2017

Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) Sania Mirza’s aim for her seventh major tennis title ended in despair as she and Croatian partner Ivan Dodig were beaten 2-6, 4-6 by unseeded American Abigail Spears and Colombian Juan


Preview: In A Replay Of Epic Clashes, Nadal Has The Edge

/ 29 January 2017

Melbourne, Jan 29 (IANS) There will be a sense of easy familiarity when Roger Federer plays Rafael Nadal at the Australian Open final on Sunday and adjectives will be flying thick and fast, just as


Nadal Wins To Set Up Dream Australian Open Final Vs Federer

/ 27 January 2017

Rafael Nadal

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Spanish superstar Rafael Nadal set up a dream Australian Open final with his long-time rival Swiss legend Roger Federer, defeating Grigor Dimitrov 6-3, 5-7, 7-6(5), 6-7(4) 6-4 in the semi-finals of


Sania-Dodig In Australian Open Final

/ 27 January 2017

Melbourne, Jan 27 (IANS) Ace Indian tennis player Sania Mirza and her Croatian partner Ivan Dodig defeated local favourites Samantha Stosur and Sam Groth to enter the Australian Open mixed doubles final here on Friday.


Federer Survives Wawrinka To Enter Australian Open Final

/ 26 January 2017

Roger Federer

Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Swiss tennis legend Roger Federer will attempt to win his record-stretching 18th Grand Slam championship after a battling performance in the Australian Open semi-finals against compatriot Stan Wawrink 7-5, 6-3, 1-6,


Paes Beaten In Australian Open Mixed Doubles Quarters

/ 26 January 2017

Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Veteran Leander Paes and his mixed doubles partner Martina Hingis were knocked out of the Australian Open in a 3-6, 2-6 defeat by Sam Groth and Samantha Stosur in the quarter-finals


Bryan Brothers In Australian Open Final

/ 26 January 2017

Bryan brothers

Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Twin brothers Bob and Mike Bryan of the United States defeated unseeded Spaniards Pablo Carreno and Guillermo Garcia-Lopez 7-6 (1), 6-3 in the men’s doubles category to reach the final of


Serena Williams To Face Venus In Australian Open Final

/ 26 January 2017

Melbourne, Jan 26 (IANS) Six-time champion Serena Williams of the US defeated Croatian tennis player Mirjana Lucic-Baroni to advance to the final of the Australian Open here on Thursday. Serena outplayed her Croatian opponent in


Australian Open: Nadal Downs Raonic To Set Up Dimitrov Clash In Semis

/ 25 January 2017

Rafael Nadal

Melbourne, Jan 25 (IANS) Ninth seed and 2009 champion Rafael Nadal overcame third seed Milos Raonic 6-4, 7-6(7), 6-4 in their Australian Open quarter-final here on Wednesday. He will play No.15 seed Grigor Dimitrov, a