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Fendrich on Tennis: Federer's belief in self never wavered
Roger Federer never wavered in his belief in himself and his resolve to return to the top of tennis
Worth the wait: Federer will be world No. 1 at 36
Roger Federer has added another highlight to his age-defying career resurgence by returning to the top of the world rankings after more than five years and becoming the oldest No. 1 at 36
Mischa Zverev fined $45,000 for retirement at Aussie Open
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Mischa Zverev was fined $45,000 at the Australian Open on Tuesday for a poor performance in his first-round match against Hyeon Chung, the largest penalty ever assessed to an individual during a Grand Slam tournament for an on-site transgression. Zverev was punished under a
Tired yet? Simona Halep, Lauren Davis need OT and then some
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Sometimes the starter is better than the main course. And sometimes the starter is so fantastic, you don't even need anything else. On a Saturday menu boasting Roger Federer, Maria Sharapova and Novak Djokovic , the fans who packed into Rod Laver Arena for the opening match
Rafael Nadal brands Australian Open conditions as 'dangerous'
World No. 1 Rafael Nadal has joined calls for a review into the heat policy of the Australian Open after several players complained about the extreme heat in Melbourne. The tournament's current heat policy calls for the roofs to be closed on the main show courts and play to be suspended on outer
ICYMI at Australian Open: Great tennis from Tennys in win vs. Wawrinka
MELBOURNE, Australia -- World No. 9 Stan Wawrinka versus 86th-ranked Tennys Sandgren. A three-time Grand Slam winner against the journeyman. It's no contest, right? Isn't that the truth. The 6-2, 6-1, 6-4 match on Margaret Court Arena took a mere 88 minutes by your winner Sandgren? Wait, what ?
Players concerned with extreme heat at Aussie Open, but what's the solution?
MELBOURNE, Australia -- Gael Monfils is one of the most athletic and fit players in men's tennis, but in the closing moments of his second-round match against Novak Djokovic , the Frenchman was staggering around between points at Rod Laver Arena like a punch-drunk boxer. Juan Martin del Potro has
John Isner upset by Matt Ebden at Australian Open
John Isner has continued the early American exits from the Australian Open . The 16th-seeded Isner lost 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-3 to? Matt Ebden, his first loss to the Australian veteran in four career meetings. Ebden broke Isner's serve in the last game, clinching the match when Isner netted an attempted
How the Aussie Open lifted legendary status of Federer, Serena
The evolution of the Australian Open can be considered one of the most compelling "worst to first" tales in sports, even though it has nothing to do with teams, coaches or win-loss records. ? A Grand Slam in name only as late as 1987, the tournament (it begins Sunday, 7 p.m. ET on ESPN2 in
Andy Murray withdraws from Australian Open
Andy Murray needed only a couple of days in Australia to realize the hip problem that his kept him out of competitive tennis since Wimbledon was not going to improve in time for the season's first major. The five-time finalist withdrew from the Australian Open on Thursday, two days after pulling