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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.

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Three-time Grand Slam champion Andy Murray has withdrawn from the impending Australian Open.

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.

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.

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: MCG remains the backup venue for third Test

24 Dec 2020

Border-Gavaskar Trophy: MCG remains the backup venue for third Test

The Melbourne Cricket Ground remains the preferred backup venue for the third Test of the ongoing Border-Gavaskar Trophy.

Australia set to field unchanged XI for Boxing Day Test

24 Dec 2020

Australia set to field unchanged XI for Boxing Day Test

Australia are set to have an unchanged playing XI for the impending Boxing Day Test in Melbourne.

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.

Pujara, Vihari will travel to Dubai on October 25

24 Oct 2020

Pujara, Vihari will travel to Dubai on October 25

Indian batsmen Cheteshwar Pujara and Hanuma Vihari will fly to Dubai on October 25 ahead of the impending tour Down Under.

India's tour of Australia to start with white-ball games

07 Oct 2020

India's tour of Australia to start with white-ball games

The four-Test series between Australia and India later this year is set to start with a Day/Night Test in Adelaide.

Australia vs India: SCG prepares pitch for Boxing Day Test

08 Aug 2020

Australia vs India: SCG prepares pitch for Boxing Day Test

This year's Boxing Day Test between Australia and India could be held at the Sydney Cricket Ground (SCG) with traditional home Melbourne battling a surge in coronavirus cases.

Melbourne suburb names streets after Tendulkar, Kohli

16 Jun 2020

Melbourne suburb names streets after Tendulkar, Kohli

A new housing estate being developed on Rockbank suburb in Melbourne is set to have streets named after Indian cricket veterans Sachin Tendulkar, Kapil Dev and Virat Kohli.

Australian Open 2020: Sofia Kenin lifts women's singles crown

01 Feb 2020

Australian Open 2020: Sofia Kenin lifts women's singles crown

14th seed Sofia Kenin of Russia clinched the Australian Open 2020 women's singles title in Melbourne on Saturday.

WBBL in numbers as Brisbane Heat defend title

08 Dec 2019

WBBL in numbers as Brisbane Heat defend title

Brisbane Heat trounced Adelaide Strikers to claim their second successive Women's Big Bash League (WBBL) title on Sunday.

Andy Murray to return at Australian Open 2020, say organizers

08 Oct 2019

Andy Murray to return at Australian Open 2020, say organizers

Scotsman Andy Murray is expected to make his Grand Slam singles return at the Australian Open 2020.

Want to stay as ageless as Tabu? Follow her secrets

27 Aug 2019

Want to stay as ageless as Tabu? Follow her secrets

In three years time, she will be 50, yet Tabu looks almost the same as she did a decade back.

Here are five Olympic moments which shocked the world

15 Aug 2019

Here are five Olympic moments which shocked the world

The Olympics is undoubtedly the greatest sporting event in the world.

SRK admits 'Zero' was a disaster, talks about "un-success"

13 Aug 2019

SRK admits 'Zero' was a disaster, talks about "un-success"

Shah Rukh Khan, whose last two releases failed miserably at the box office, says he still has "a huge amount of capacity to do some really good cinema."

Australian professors find JEE-Advanced 'intimidating'; point out flaws

07 Jul 2019

Australian professors find JEE-Advanced 'intimidating'; point out flaws

The coveted Joint Entrance Examination (Advanced) is said to be the toughest competitive exam to crack in India. Each year, lakhs of students appear for the JEE, yet only a few thousand manage to clear the exam.

Five weirdest rules of cricket

25 Jun 2019

Five weirdest rules of cricket

Cricket is a gentleman's game. It is also called the game of glorious uncertainties.

Two critical in Australia shooting outside nightclub

14 Apr 2019

Two critical in Australia shooting outside nightclub

Two people are fighting for their lives after a shooting outside a Melbourne nightclub, police said Sunday, amid a spate of gun violence in Australia's second-largest city.

Valtteri Bottas wins the Australian Grand Prix

17 Mar 2019

Valtteri Bottas wins the Australian Grand Prix

Mercedes driver Valtteri Bottas zoomed to victory at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix.

F1: Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes on pole in Australia

16 Mar 2019

F1: Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes on pole in Australia

Lewis Hamilton took the pole position at the season-opening Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne on Saturday.

Lewis Hamilton predicts a tough battle in Australian GP

13 Mar 2019

Lewis Hamilton predicts a tough battle in Australian GP

Five-time Formula One world champion Lewis Hamilton feels that a tough battle awaits Mercedes in the season-opening Australian Grand Prix starting this weekend.

#NewsBytesExclusive: An interview with India's 'Small Wonder' Gymnast Dipa Karmakar

23 Feb 2019

#NewsBytesExclusive: An interview with India's 'Small Wonder' Gymnast Dipa Karmakar

Gymnast Dipa Karmakar became a household name after her stunning performance at Rio 2016 Olympics.

World number one Novak Djokovic wins the 2019 Australian Open

27 Jan 2019

World number one Novak Djokovic wins the 2019 Australian Open

Men's singles world number one player Novak Djokovic thrashed Rafael Nadal in straight sets to pocket the Australian Open 2019.

Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open 2019

23 Jan 2019

Serena Williams knocked out of Australian Open 2019

Veteran women's singles tennis star Serena Williams has crashed out of the Australian Open 2019.

Meet Australian Baba, the atheist-turned-ascetic, who has become Kumbh's attraction

19 Jan 2019

Meet Australian Baba, the atheist-turned-ascetic, who has become Kumbh's attraction

At Kumbh 2019, which is underway in Uttar Pradesh's Prayagraj, a unique baba has hogged the limelight. He is not like other seers, but has plenty of Kumbh experience.

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams makes a sensational start

15 Jan 2019

Australian Open 2019: Serena Williams makes a sensational start

23-time women's singles Grand Slam winner Serena Williams raced into the Australian Open 2019 second round in Melbourne.

Andy Murray announces retirement: Here're his unbreakable records

11 Jan 2019

Andy Murray announces retirement: Here're his unbreakable records

To the shock of the world, legendary tennis ace Andy Murray announced his retirement plans on Friday in Melbourne.

Tearful Andy Murray announces retirement, may not play Wimbledon

11 Jan 2019

Tearful Andy Murray announces retirement, may not play Wimbledon

Three-time Grand Slam winner Andy Murray has decided to bid adieu to tennis.

#IndiaInAustralia: Preview, playing XI, and TV listing of third Test

25 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Preview, playing XI, and TV listing of third Test

India are set to clash with Australia in the Boxing Day Test, starting tomorrow.

#IndiaInAustralia: Here's what Ajinkya Rahane said about his form

24 Dec 2018

#IndiaInAustralia: Here's what Ajinkya Rahane said about his form

The vice-captain of India, Ajinkya Rahane is confident of slamming a ton or even a double century in the upcoming Boxing Day Test.

Mitchell Johnson didn't give interview to TOI praising Jasprit Bumrah

24 Dec 2018

Mitchell Johnson didn't give interview to TOI praising Jasprit Bumrah

Former Australian cricketer Mitchell Johnson is upset with Times of India for fabricating an interview, which he claimed he never gave.

President Kovind arrives in Australia to discuss bilateral talks

21 Nov 2018

President Kovind arrives in Australia to discuss bilateral talks

President Ram Nath Kovind arrived in Australia today on a three-day visit, becoming the first-ever Indian head of state to visit the country.

Melbourne: Conjoined Bhutanese twins with shared liver successfully separated

09 Nov 2018

Melbourne: Conjoined Bhutanese twins with shared liver successfully separated

In a rare operation, surgeons in Australia successfully operated two 15-month-old conjoined twins from Bhutan in a six-hour-long surgery.