Australian Open

The Australian Open is a tennis tournament that is held in January every year in Melbourne, Australia. It was first held in 1905. The tournament is the first of the four Grand Slam tennis events of the year. The tournament includes men's and women's singles; men's, women's and mixed doubles and junior's championships; as well as wheelchair, legends and exhibition events

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Roger Federer withdraws from Miami Open, will continue to train

02 Mar 2021

Roger Federer withdraws from Miami Open, will continue to train

Swiss maestro Roger Federer has pulled out of the impending Miami Open in order to extend his preparation.

310 weeks and counting! Djokovic equals all-time record of Federer

01 Mar 2021

310 weeks and counting! Djokovic equals all-time record of Federer

Serbian maestro Novak Djokovic has equaled Roger Federer's all-time record for most weeks as number one player in the ATP Rankings.

Novak Djokovic wins 2021 Australian Open: Records broken

21 Feb 2021

Novak Djokovic wins 2021 Australian Open: Records broken

Men's world number one Novak Djokovic tamed Daniil Medvedev in the final of the Australian Open 2021 on Sunday.

Records Medvedev can script by winning the Australian Open 2021

20 Feb 2021

Records Medvedev can script by winning the Australian Open 2021

Daniil Medvedev is on a fine run of form and could be ominous for 17-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open final on Sunday.

Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady to win the Australian Open

20 Feb 2021

Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady to win the Australian Open

Naomi Osaka overcame Jennifer Brady in the women's singles final of the Australian Open 2021.

Australian Open, men's singles final: Everything you need to know

20 Feb 2021

Australian Open, men's singles final: Everything you need to know

The men's singles final of the Australian Open 2021 will see world number one Novak Djokovic face an in-form Daniil Medvedev on Sunday.

Australian Open 2021: Daniil Medvedev beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in semi-final

19 Feb 2021

Australian Open 2021: Daniil Medvedev beats Stefanos Tsitsipas in semi-final

Russia's fourth seed Daniil Medvedev outclassed Stefanos Tsitsipas in their Australian Open semi-final clash on Friday.

Records Novak Djokovic can script by winning the Australian Open

19 Feb 2021

Records Novak Djokovic can script by winning the Australian Open

Men's world number one Novak Djokovic has reached the final of the Australian Open 2021.

Australian Open, women's singles final: Everything you need to know

19 Feb 2021

Australian Open, women's singles final: Everything you need to know

Naomi Osaka reached the Australian Open final on Thursday to set up a summit clash against Jennifer Brady.

Australian Open: Tsitsipas upsets Nadal in five-set thriller, reaches semis

17 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Tsitsipas upsets Nadal in five-set thriller, reaches semis

Stefanos Tsitsipas staged an epic comeback to record a 3-6, 2-6, 7-6(4), 6-4, 7-5 victory over world number two Rafael Nadal in the Australian Open quarter-finals.

Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev outclasses Andrey Rublev, advances to semis

17 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev outclasses Andrey Rublev, advances to semis

World number four Daniil Medvedev, on Wednesday, advanced to the Australian Open semi-finals after defeating his Russian compatriot Andrey Rublev.

Australian Open: Karolina Muchova stuns Ashleigh Barty to reach semis

17 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Karolina Muchova stuns Ashleigh Barty to reach semis

Number 25 seed Karolina Muchova advanced to her first major semi-final after defeating world number one Ashleigh Barty at the Australian Open.

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic registers 300th Grand Slam win

15 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Novak Djokovic registers 300th Grand Slam win

World number one Novak Djokovic defeated Milos Raonic in two hours and 56 minutes on Rod Laver Arena to book a spot in the Australian Open quarter-finals for the 12th time.

Australian Open: Dimitrov upsets Thiem, Serena proceeds to quarter-finals

14 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Dimitrov upsets Thiem, Serena proceeds to quarter-finals

World number 21 Grigor Dimitrov stunned last year's finalist Dominic Thiem to book a spot in his fourth Australian Open quarter-final.

Australian Open: Karolina Muchova stages an epic comeback, stuns Pliskova

13 Feb 2021

Australian Open: Karolina Muchova stages an epic comeback, stuns Pliskova

Number 25 seed Karolina Muchova staged an emphatic comeback to defeat Karolina Pliskova 7-5, 7-5 in the third round of the Australian Open.

Serena Williams registers 90th Australian Open victory

12 Feb 2021

Serena Williams registers 90th Australian Open victory

Veteran tennis legend Serena Williams reached the fourth round of the Australian Open 2021 event.

Australian Open 2021: Players to compete in biosecure bubble

12 Feb 2021

Australian Open 2021: Players to compete in biosecure bubble

With Melbourne going into a five-day lockdown, the Australian Open 2021 event is set to continue with fans banned as players will compete in a biosecure "bubble".

Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams progress

10 Feb 2021

Australian Open 2021: Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams progress

Men's world number one Novak Djokovic advanced to the third round of the Australian Open 2021 in Melbourne.

Australian Open 2021: Key details of the first round

09 Feb 2021

Australian Open 2021: Key details of the first round

Day 2 of the Australian Open kept pace with Monday as several top performances were witnessed in the first round.

Australian Open to allow up to 30,000 fans a day

30 Jan 2021

Australian Open to allow up to 30,000 fans a day

The Australian Open will be allowed to admit up to 30,000 fans a day as the Grand Slam gets underway on February 8.

Andy Murray withdraws from Australian Open due to COVID-19 protocols

23 Jan 2021

Andy Murray withdraws from Australian Open due to COVID-19 protocols

Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from the impending Australian Open.

Nadal scripts history with 800 consecutive weeks in Top 10

18 Jan 2021

Nadal scripts history with 800 consecutive weeks in Top 10

Spanish maestro Rafael Nadal has now completed 800 consecutive weeks inside the Top 10 of ATP Rankings.

Australian Open arrivals hit with COVID-19 scare

16 Jan 2021

Australian Open arrivals hit with COVID-19 scare

Less than 48 hours after the first set of players arrived for the delayed Australian Open on charter jets, COVID-19 scare has rocked the tourney.

Andy Murray tests positive for coronavirus ahead of Australian Open

14 Jan 2021

Andy Murray tests positive for coronavirus ahead of Australian Open

Britain's former world number one Andy Murray is doubtful for the upcoming Australian Open after he tested positive for coronavirus.

Australian Open: Djokovic, Nadal, Serena will quarantine in Adelaide

09 Jan 2021

Australian Open: Djokovic, Nadal, Serena will quarantine in Adelaide

The marquee tennis players are set to quarantine in Adelaide rather than Melbourne ahead of the upcoming Australian Open.

ATP Cup: Nadal, Djokovic headline depleted 12-nation tournament

05 Jan 2021

ATP Cup: Nadal, Djokovic headline depleted 12-nation tournament

World number one men's tennis player Novak Djokovic and second-ranked Rafael Nadal will headline a depleted field at the coronavirus-hit ATP Cup, organizers said.

Roger Federer to miss Australian Open 2021: Details here

28 Dec 2020

Roger Federer to miss Australian Open 2021: Details here

Swiss maestro Roger Federer is set to miss the impending Australian Open as he continues to recover post his knee surgery.

ATP: A look at biggest Grand Slam comebacks in 2020

24 Dec 2020

ATP: A look at biggest Grand Slam comebacks in 2020

Just like every sport, tennis also faced the wrath of COVID-19 pandemic in 2020.

Australian Open 2021: Federer, Serena among entries for Slam event

24 Dec 2020

Australian Open 2021: Federer, Serena among entries for Slam event

Tennis legends Roger Federer and Serena Williams were among the entries announced Thursday for the coronavirus-disrupted Australian Open.

ATP Awards 2020: Djokovic, Nadal, Federer bag top honors

22 Dec 2020

ATP Awards 2020: Djokovic, Nadal, Federer bag top honors

Tennis legends Novak Djokovic, Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal were among the winners of the 2020 ATP Awards on Monday.

Australian Open 2021 pushed to February 8: Details here

17 Dec 2020

Australian Open 2021 pushed to February 8: Details here

The Australian Open 2021 has been pushed back to February 8 after weeks of negotiations as COVID-19 disruption hits a second Grand Slam tennis season.

Australian Open 2021: Roger Federer unsure of his participation

14 Dec 2020

Australian Open 2021: Roger Federer unsure of his participation

Swiss maestro Roger Federer is unsure of his participation in the impending Australian Open.

WTA plan to start the 2021 season outside Australia

04 Dec 2020

WTA plan to start the 2021 season outside Australia

The Women's Tennis Association (WTA) is planning to start the 2021 season in first week of January outside Australia.

Australian Open 2021 likely to start on February 8

02 Dec 2020

Australian Open 2021 likely to start on February 8

The 2021 Australian Open is likely to start from February 8 onwards.

ATP Finals 2020: Thiem stuns Nadal, Tsitsipas outclasses Rublev

18 Nov 2020

ATP Finals 2020: Thiem stuns Nadal, Tsitsipas outclasses Rublev

Austria's Dominic Thiem secured a significant victory at the Nitto ATP Finals on Tuesday, as he humbled Rafael Nadal 7-6 (7), 7-6 (4) in London.

Sania Mirza turns 34: A look at her memorable feats

15 Nov 2020

Sania Mirza turns 34: A look at her memorable feats

Indian tennis legend Sania Mirza turned 34 on Sunday.

French Open: A look at stunning feats of Rafael Nadal

12 Oct 2020

French Open: A look at stunning feats of Rafael Nadal

Legend Rafael Nadal trounced Novak Djokovic in the 2020 French Open final at Roland Garros on Sunday.

Rafael Nadal wins record 13th French Open title

11 Oct 2020

Rafael Nadal wins record 13th French Open title

Rafael Nadal beat world number one Novak Djokovic in the 2020 French Open final at Roland Garros on Sunday.

Iga Swiatek beats Sofia Kenin to win 2020 French Open

10 Oct 2020

Iga Swiatek beats Sofia Kenin to win 2020 French Open

Polish teenager Iga Swiatek won her maiden Grand Slam after beating Sofia Kenin 6-4, 6-1 in the 2020 French Open final at Roland Garros.

2020 French Open women's final: Preview, stats and more

09 Oct 2020

2020 French Open women's final: Preview, stats and more

The 2020 French Open women's final will be contested between Australian Open winner Sofia Kenin and Polish teenager Iga Swiatek after two contrasting displays in their semi-finals.