Dylan Alcott, wheelchair tennis, retirement, final, message from Andy Murray, press conference

Dylan Alcott, wheelchair tennis, retirement, final, message from Andy Murray, press conference

An emotional Dylan Alcott has revealed a touching message from Andy Murray which he says shows how far wheelchair tennis has come as he retires from the sport. Speaking after his loss to world number 2 Sam Schroder, Alcott spoke about his career as a whole as well as the legacy he leaves and will … Read more

Dylan Alcott, wheelchair tennis, retirement, final, message from Andy Murray, press conference

Dylan Alcott, wheelchair tennis, retirement, final, message from Andy Murray, press conference

An emotional Dylan Alcott has revealed a touching message from Andy Murray which he says shows how far wheelchair tennis has come as he retires from the sport. Speaking after his loss to world No. 2 Sam Schroder, Alcott spoke about his career as a whole as well as the legacy he leaves and will … Read more

Sam Groth discusses the future of Aussie tennis Ashleigh Barty Alex de Minaur Madison Inglis Thanasi Kokkinakis Alexei Popyrin

This year’s Australian Open has put the spotlight onto some of the country’s brightest young prospects, but former Davis Cup star Sam Groth says there’s still a long way to go before we have another player contesting Grand Slam titles alongside Ash Barty. Speaking on Wide World of Sports’ The Morning ServeGroth highlighted Alex de … Read more

Australian Open tennis 2022: Sexist question infuriates tennis star Johanna Konta

Australian Open tennis 2022: Sexist question infuriates tennis star Johanna Konta

Former tennis star Johanna Konta has called out the sexist line of questioning from a media box “mainly made up of middle-aged men”. Former world No. 4 Johanna Konta has called out the sexist line of questioning she copped throughout her professional career from journalists. In December last year, Konta announced her retirement from the … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Officials under fire after locals Jaimee Fourlis and Jason Kubler reach mixed doubles final at 2.30am

Australian Open 2022: Officials under fire after locals Jaimee Fourlis and Jason Kubler reach mixed doubles final at 2.30am

Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis have grabbed the limelight but they aren’t the only local pairing seeking a title at this year’s Australian Open. Jaimee Fourlis and Jason Kubler’s run to the mixed doubles championship match has flown far under the radar and hit a new low thanks to bizarre scheduling on Wednesday night. The … Read more

Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev says he channeled Novak Djokovic, cops boos from crowd

Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev says he channeled Novak Djokovic, cops boos from crowd

Novak Djokovic famously never made it to this year’s Australian Open, but the tournament’s crowd on Wednesday night provided a hint as to what kind of reception he may have received had he participated. As Daniil Medvedev faced the prospect of defeat at two sets down and later match point down against Felix Auger-Aliassime, he … Read more

Australian Open 2022 live scores, results, Day 11 order of play and schedule, Nick Kyrgios Thanasi Kokkinakis, Dylan Alcott, Ash Barty, tennis news

Australian Open 2022 live scores, results, Day 11 order of play and schedule, Nick Kyrgios Thanasi Kokkinakis, Dylan Alcott, Ash Barty, tennis news

The biggest names in Aussie tennis will be battling it out in do-or-die clashes in an Australian Open extravaganza on Wednesday. Rod Laver Arena will be host to a parochial crowd, with tickets to the day session there being made available for ground pass pricing. First, one of Australia’s most entertaining duos will take to … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Rafael Nadal reportedly suffered heatstroke and lost 4kg in win over Denis Shapovalov

Australian Open 2022: Rafael Nadal reportedly suffered heatstroke and lost 4kg in win over Denis Shapovalov

Rafael Nadal’s extraordinary resilience was on full display as he closed out a five-set marathon against rising star Denis Shapovalov to reach the Australian Open semi-finals. Now the cost of those feats in the heat of a scorching Melbourne summer day has been revealed. The Spanish legend is recovering after Tuesday’s game from which he … Read more

Rock tennis ad: How Nick Kyrgios and Thanasi Kokkinakis are bringing crowds back to doubles

Two Australian male tennis players smle and laugh during a doubles match.

It is a little after 3:30pm on a lazy summer day and Rafael Nadal, he of so many grand slam wins it’s long ago became very hard to keep track of them all, and Denis Shapovalov, who is likely to win a few of his own in the future, are on center stage. It’s high-quality … Read more