Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin crashes out in second round

Tennis Feb 11, 2021

Australian Open champion Sofia Kenin crashes out in second round

Reigning champion Sofia Kenin crashed out of the Australian Open in the second round on Thursday, slumping to a 6-3, 6-2 defeat at the hands of world number 65 Kaia Kanepi on Margaret Court Arena. The 22-year-old, who followed her Grand Slam breakthrough at Melbourne ...

Impressive Naomi Osaka makes winning start in Melbourne

Tennis Feb 2, 2021

Impressive Naomi Osaka makes winning start in Melbourne

World No. 3 Naomi Osaka made light work of France's Alize Cornet on Tuesday in the Japanese star's first competitive match since winning the U.S. Open for a second time. The three-time Grand Slam champion hit 22 winners to move into the third round of ...

Most Australian Open participants clear quarantine

Tennis Jan 31, 2021

Most Australian Open participants clear quarantine

The Australian Open quarantine facilities are still holding 15 people, including one player and two others who tested positive for COVID-19 earlier in their lockdown, Melbourne health authorities said on Sunday. The vast majority of the more than 1,000 players and their entourages undergoing 14 ...