Australian Open 2022: Tennis Australia responds after security and police confiscate Peng Shuai messages at Melbourne Park

Australian Open 2022: Tennis Australia responds after security and police confiscate Peng Shuai messages at Melbourne Park

Tennis Australia has defended ordering security and police to confiscate T-shirts and banners supporting Peng Shuai at the Australian Open, citing a ban on political messaging. In footage released on social media this week, two spectators were shown being stopped from entering Melbourne Park with clothing and banners about the Chinese tennis player. Peng’s welfare … Read more

Novak Djokovic, vaccination, update, Dan Andrews, Craig Tiley, French Open, schedule

Novak Djokovic, vaccination, update, Dan Andrews, Craig Tiley, French Open, schedule

It looked like Novak Djokovic was going to be banned from playing at Roland Garros but the Serbian superstar may have received a reprieve, although the same cannot be said for his hopes of competing at Melbourne Park next year. According to a report by La Gazetta, a loophole has emerged that will allow Djokovic … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis, third round, “we won it”, “it was easy”, interview

Australian Open 2022: Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis, third round, "we won it", "it was easy", interview

Who needs singles when you have Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis running through the Australian Open doubles draw? Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis advance to a Grand Slam doubles quarter-final after defeating 15th seeds Ariel Behar and Gonzalo Escobar in three sets. The ‘Special K’s’ sold out Kia Arena losing their lead as the duo … Read more

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis double, when do they play?, start time, live updates, scores

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis double, when do they play?, start time, live updates, scores

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis are through to the Australian Open doubles quarterfinals, beating 15th seeds Gonzalo Escobar and Ariel Behar 6-4, 4-6, 6-4. It took three sets for the talented Australian pair to win and comes just two days after upsetting top seeds Mate Pevic Nikola Metkic. Again, Kyrgios and Kokkinakis drew a sold-out … Read more

Cricket news 2022: Women’s World Cup snubbed from free-to-air TV

Cricket news 2022: Women's World Cup snubbed from free-to-air TV

The cricket community has expressed its anger after it was confirmed that the Women’s World Cup will not be shown on free-to-air television. The Australian cricket community has expressed disappointment after Channel 9 confirmed it will not be showing the 2022 Women’s Cricket World Cup. On Sunday, Channel 9 announced it had secured the rights … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Benoit Paire, forgets the match point

Australian Open 2022: Stefanos Tsitsipas beats Benoit Paire, forgets the match point

Stefanos Tsitsipas can live in his own little world and that has never been more evident than after the match point against Benoit Paire. World number four Stefanos Tsitsipas did not lose a service game, despite losing a set, as he overpowered Benoit Paire to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday. … Read more

Craig Tiley says Novak Djokovic will not pursue Tennis Australia and will return for Australian Open 2023 | Tennis

Tennis Australia chief executive Craig Tiley has dismissed suggestions that Serbian tennis star Novak Djokovic could sue the organization and claimed the world No.1 will return to the Australian Open in 2023. Tiley has kept a low profile since Djokovic was sent off a week ago. However, on Sunday he spoke to ABC TV and … Read more

Women’s Ashes 2022 third T20: Australia v England – live! | sport

4:04 GMT 04:04 We have 33 minutes left before the retirement. No XI has been announced as the draw hasn’t taken place meaning no one gets a game added to their career tally today. If they have the toss but don’t throw a ball, those who got picked have still technically played a game. 4:03 … Read more

Novak Djokovic expelled: Craig Tiley asked if the tennis star will sue for $6 million

Novak Djokovic expelled: Craig Tiley asked if the tennis star will sue for $6 million

Craig Tiley has responded to reports that Novak Djokovic is considering a major $6m move as he tackles the ugly saga again. Tennis Australia boss Craig Tiley addressed the Novak Djokovic saga again in media interviews on Sunday morning, denying the Serbian is pursuing TA and saying he will be back in Melbourne next year. … Read more

Novak Djokovic will not launch $6 million lawsuit against federal government, Tennis Australia boss Craig Tiley claims

Novak Djokovic will not launch $6 million lawsuit against federal government, Tennis Australia boss Craig Tiley claims

Under-fire Tennis Australia chief executive Craig Tiley has claimed reports that Novak Djokovic could sue the federal government for ‘ill treatment’ are off the mark. It was said the Serbian tennis star, deported from Melbourne on the eve of the Australian Open, was considering launching legal action worth $6 million. The vague report suggested that … Read more