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WATCH: Anderson trains at Melbourne Park

Cape Town - South Africa’s No 1 tennis player, Kevin Anderson, is raring to go ahead of the Australian Open which starts in Melbourne next week. READ: Anderson to repeat US Open heroics Down Under? Anderson, the current world No 11, missed last year’s Australian Open due to...

Carolina Wozniacki, Nick Kyrgios rise in rankings ahead of Australian Open

Caroline Wozniacki climbed to number two in the WTA rankings published on Monday following a run to the final in Auckland last week. It is the 27-year-old’s highest ranking in almost six years, when she lost the number one spot following a poor start to 2012. Ukraine’s Elin...

Kyrgios, Anderson up in ATP rankings

Paris - A week before the start of the Australian Open, in-form Nick Kyrgios moved up four places to 17th following his victory in the Brisbane International tournament on Sunday. South Africa's Kevin Anderson moved up three places to 11th after reaching the final in Pune while ...

Red-hot Anderson into Maharashtra Open final

Pune - Top seed Marin Cilic of Croatia crashed out of the ATP Tour's Maharashtra Open on Friday, losing in three sets to lowly-ranked Frenchman Gilles Simon at the semi-final stage. Cilic, the world No 6 and overwhelming pre-tournament favourite, comfortably took the first set 6...

Cilic crashes out of Maharashtra Open

Marin Cilic of Croatia plays a shot against Gilles Simon of France during the first semi-final of the Maharashtra Open ATP in Pune on January 5, 2018 Top seed Marin Cilic of Croatia crashed out ...

Roger Federer's adorable twins steal show at Wimbledon with cheeky antics

Roger Federer claimed his eighth Wimbledon title on Sunday. He's nothing short of a legend of the game – indeed, to many, he's the greatest male champion of all time. Federer beat Marin Cilic ...

Roger Federer’s Wife & Family: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

At its core, tennis may be an individual sport in that there’s only player on one side of the net. But sit down and watch for even a couple minutes, and you’ll instantly notice that there are...

Kyrgios fires back at Serena sledge

In it, the tennis legend calls Serena Williams the “greatest woman to play tennis”. A fair point, given she has won 23 Grand Slam singles titles and 72 career WTA tour titles. Given it is t...

Sela falls in straight sets to Nadal at Miami Open

Dudi Sela was knocked out in the second round of the Miami Open by Rafael Nadal on Friday, losing 6-3, 6-4 to the Spaniard. The 31-year-old Israeli, who is ranked at No. 83 in the world, is se...

Federer gets hero's welcome

Tennis great Roger Federer received a huge reception on his return to Switzerland after his astonishing triumph over Rafael Nadal in the final of the Australian Open on Sunday Federer arrived at...

Federer given heroes welcome on return to Switzerland

Tennis great Roger Federer received a huge reception on his return to Switzerland after his astonishing triumph over Rafael Nadal in the final of the Australian Open. Federer arrived at Zurich A...

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