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15 Feb 2021
Novak Djokovic says it's a "gamble" to keep playing the Australian Open and his abdominal injury could have an impact on the rest of his season, but the world number one is prepared to take the risk.
15 Feb 2021
Novak Djokovic defeated Canada’s Milos Raonic 7/6(4), 4/6, 6/1, 6/4 to reach the quarterfinals of the Australian Open yesterday. In the women’s event, Naomi Osaka...
14 Feb 2021
Simona Halep exacted revenge on French Open champion Iga Swiatek with a comeback three-set victory Sunday, setting up a blockbuster quarter-final with Serena Williams at the Australian Open.
14 Feb 2021
Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka face their toughest tests so far when the Australian Open enters the last 16 stage on Sunday, while Novak Djokovic faces a battle to recover from a potentially
14 Feb 2021
Spain's Rafael Nadal defeated Britain’s Cameron Norrie 7/5; 6/2; 7/5 to move into the fourth round while Australia’s Ashley Barty defeated Russia’s Ekaterina Alexandrova 6/2; 6/4 to reach the second week
14 Feb 2021
Gutsy Naomi Osaka saved two match points to outlast Garbine Muguruza in a tense comeback Sunday and reach the Australian Open quarter-finals.
13 Feb 2021
World number two Rafael Nadal accelerated his pursuit of a record 21st Grand Slam title Saturday with a testing victory over Cameron Norrie in an Australian Open battle of the left-handers.
13 Feb 2021
World number one Ashleigh Barty said Saturday she relished the unusual challenge of playing in empty stadiums after she cruised past Russia's Ekaterina Alexandrova at the newly fan-free Australian Open.
13 Feb 2021
Australia's second-largest city of Melbourne went from welcoming thousands of fans for its Grand Slam tennis tournament to deserted city streets overnight, as millions began a five-day coronavirus lockdown.
13 Feb 2021
Dominic Thiem defeated Australia’s wily Nick Kyrgios 4/6; 4/6; 6/3; 6/4; 6/4 in a battle that tested the nerves the Austrian third seed and the Chair Umpire.
12 Feb 2021
Stefanos Tsitsipas survived a scare from Australia’s Thanasi Kokkinakis to win 5/7 (5); 6/4; 6/3; 6/7(5); 6/4 in a thriller of two players with Greek names at the on-going Australian Open.
9 Feb 2021
Naomi Osaka of Japan opened proceedings in Rod Laver Arena with a quick victory over Russia’s Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova but the curtain came down on a thriller by Canada’s Denis Shapovalov and Italy’s Jannick Sinner on day one of the Australian Open.

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