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Whenever the topic of the next female tennis player most likely to break through for a maiden major success crops up, the names of Simona Halep and Karolina Pliskova figure …

It might be only January but Brisbane prop Korbin Sims is already thinking about the NRL finals. Buoyed by a month of full contact training, Sims has his eyes firmly …

Danica Patrick is teaming with Premium Motorsports for next month’s Daytona 500, the final race of her NASCAR career. The one-race deal will put Patrick in the seat of the …

The cream has risen to the top of the Australian Open women’s draw with top seeds, a former champion and the title favourite set to contend for a spot in …

A wounded Novak Djokovic is set to undergo further scans on his injured elbow after losing in straight sets to South Korea’s Hyeon Chung in the fourth round of the …

Mark Philippoussis agrees Nick Kyrgios should continue flying solo until he’s ready to commit to a fulltime coach. Kyrgios is vowing to continue going it alone – ala Roger Federer …

Larger-than-life Melbourne ruckman Max Gawn has put an injury-plagued season behind him and left his September schedule open. After playing every game for the first time of his career two …

An injury-ravaged Novak Djokovic is out of the Australian Open, the six-time champion losing in straight sets to South Korean prodigy Hyeon Chung in the fourth round. The 14th-seeded Serb …

Tennessee-born, tennis-loving Tennys Sandgren has caused one of the biggest upsets at the Australian Open knocking out fifth-seeded Dominic Thiem to advance to the quarter-finals. Previously winless at grand slams, …

Timeless Roger Federer has continued to rewrite tennis history at the Australian Open. The 36-year-old bettered his own mark set last year as the oldest man since Ken Rosewall in …

SNAPSHOT FROM DAY EIGHT AT THE AUSTRALIAN OPEN: PLAYER OF THE DAY: Madison Keys – the 2017 US Open runner-up continues to fly the American flag after charging into the …

A off-season focus on fitness was behind Angelique Kerber’s third-set resurgence as the former Australian Open champion clawed her way into the quarter-finals. Kerber was on the ropes in her …

World No.1 Simona Halep has booked her spot in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open, defeating Ashleigh Barty’s third-round slayer Naomi Osaka in straight sets. Just two days after grinding …

A leading consumer group has renewed calls to smash scalping scams after tennis fans were turned away at the Australian Open with dodgy tickets bought from on-line re-selling agency Viagogo. …

Melbourne Demons have turned the corner and want to be a tough, competitive and resilient AFL club — and Jake Lever can make that wish a reality. Lever, the club’s …

Roger Federer has become the oldest man since Ken Rosewall in 1977 to reach the Australian Open quarter-finals after a commanding 6-4 7-6 (7-3) 6-2 win over Hungarian Marton Fucsovics. …

Melbourne Demons have turned the corner and want to be a tough, competitive and resilient AFL club — and Jake Lever can make that wish a reality. Lever, the club’s …

Tennis greats are hoping Nick Kyrgios has turned the corner after the polarising talent departed the Australian Open without the trophy but with his reputation restored. The young hot-head won …