Australian Open quarter-finals: Ash Barty wins, Monfils v Berrettini – live! | Sport

9.34am GMT 09:34 Barty meets Madison Keys next, and that should be an absolute jazzer – if Keys can let herself go – not a done deal – in a way Pegula couldn’t. Anyway, here’s Barty. 9.32am GMT 09:32 Ash Barty [1] Beats Jessica Pegula [21] 6-2 6-0! *Barty 6-2 5-0 Pegula I feel bad … Read more

Australian Open 2022, day eight: De Minaur and Medvedev in the round of 16 – live! | sport

5:38 GMT 05:38 Cone breaks serve! The first break of the decisive set. It comes out of nowhere, quickly and somewhat surprisingly. She was on the ropes against Halep but she came back strong. It’s 4-3. 5:36 GMT 05:36 Auger Aliassime took the tie-break of cilic, so they are one set each on John Cain … Read more

Australian Open 2022 day six: Andújar v De Minaur, Swiatek v Kasatkina – live! | Sport

9.33am GMT 09:33 Jannik Sinner appears to have regained control of his tussle with Taro Daniel – after taking the third set 6-3, the Italian breaks early in the fourth and leads 2-0. I can’t see it just now, because Eurosport 2 has switched to live skiing. Ah Eurosport. Never changes! Jannik Sinner in control. … Read more

Australian Open 2022 day five: Barty vs. Giorgi, Osaka vs. Anisimova – live! | sport

8:42 GMT 08:42 Anisimova* 2-4 Osaka (*Indicates next server) After a nervous start, Anisimova grows in this area and forces a first breaking point. Then there is a slice of luck for the two-time Australian Open champion as a groundstroke goes past the top of the net and she wins the point. Eventually, she closes … Read more

Australian Open 2022 day four: Andy Murray vs Taro Daniel, Kyrgios and Raducanu on court later – live! | sport

6:53 GMT 06:53 First set: *Murray 1-1 Daniel (*indicates next server) And a comfortable start for Daniel on his serve. It is about love. 6:51 a.m. GMT 06:51 First set: Murray 1-0 Daniel* (*indicates next server) Here we go then, with the sun pressed beyond the streetcar lines at this time of day on Rod … Read more

Australian Open 2022 day three: Ash Barty continues Grand Slam bid on home soil, Nadal in second round – live! | sport

2h17 GMT 02:17 Second set: *Barty 6-1, 0-1 Bronzetti (*indicates next server) Thanks for that Emma, ​​our wife on the pitch at Melbourne Park for the next two weeks of course. Bronzetti again shows what she is capable of now, forcing Barty back on her heels before finishing with a powerful forehand winner to open … Read more

Australian Open 2022 day two: Andy Murray opens the campaign, Kyrgios and Raducanu to come – live! | sport

4:24 GMT 04:24 First set: Basilashvili 1-2 Murray* (*indicates next server) Wahey! Basilashvili tries to serve but the ball hits the top of his racquet frame and it flies skyward! You don’t see that every day in professional tennis. Either way, that clearly doesn’t help and a few unforced errors give Murray two break points … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Naomi Osaka on the pitch as the Grand Slam begins without Novak Djokovic – live! | sport

00:38 GMT 00:38 Just a stewardship note – we’ll continue to float down the court until Naomi Osaka arrives on center court, at which point expect a match-by-match report. 00:35 GMT 00:35 One of those in early action is Carlos Alcaraz, the exciting 18-year-old Spaniard who, despite his talent, is definitely NOT the new Rafa … Read more

your guide to the best meals for all budgets

your guide to the best meals for all budgets

One of the best things about the Australian Grand Slam tennis tournament is that you don’t need deep pockets to eat well. At this year’s Australian Open, the whole of Melbourne Park is your oyster, with the return of the hugely popular land pass giving you access to dozens of bars and restaurants, outdoor courts … Read more