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Electronic review set for clay-court debut at Rio Open

SAO PAULO -- The clay-court Rio Open tournament in February will have the first trial of electronic technology for the surface.The Challenger Tour has trialed the technology before on clay, but it has never been seen at ATP level,...

Australian Open 2020 – What Serena’s early exit and Coco Gauff’s rise mean for...

Friday's slate at the Australian Open was all sorts of funky. On the women's side, seven-time champ Serena Williams lost against Qiang Wang, No. 3 seed and defending champion Naomi Osaka got pushed around by 15-year-old Coco Gauff and...

Roger Federer wins epic five-set match in third round of 2020 Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia -- At the end of a wild Friday at the Australian Open, when Serena Williams was eliminated, defending champion Naomi Osaka was ousted and Caroline Wozniacki played the last match of her career, 38-year-old Roger Federer stood...

Roger Federer Fights Off Upset at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — In a Friday rocked by upsets at the Australian Open, Roger Federer fought off another shock, defeating the unseeded Australian John Millman, 4-6, 7-6 (2), 6-4, 4-6, 7-6 (10-8) in a third-round match that ended well...

Roger Federer holds on for five-set victory; Novak Djokovic romps

Roger Federer's championship mettle was tested in the third round of the Australian Open, as the No. 3 seed survived in five sets against John Millman.Federer, a six-time winner in Melbourne, came back from down 8-4 in the fifth-set...

Coco Gauff Defeats Reigning Champion Naomi Osaka at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia — Coco Gauff is only 15, still growing in every way, and still fresh to the world of professional tennis, but she can win this Australian Open.That is no stretch.Not anymore.Not after the precociously gifted young American...

Coco Gauff’s upset over Naomi Osaka highlights a changing of the guard in women’s...

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Coco Gauff had just won the biggest match of her life and was clearly still in shock when she was announced as the victor to the packed crowd at Rod Laver Arena. The 15-year-old walked out...

Coco Gauff upsets defending champion Naomi Osaka at Australian Open

MELBOURNE, Australia -- 15-year-old Coco Gauff beat defending champions Naomi Osaka 6-3, 6-4 in the third round of the Australian Open.The American is now the youngest player since Jennifer Capriati to defeat a WTA top-five player in a major...

Nick Kyrgios Holds His Temper, and Australia Holds Its Breath

MELBOURNE, Australia — Nick Kyrgios was not willing to be hunted.During the opening points of his Australian Open match against the wily veteran Gilles Simon — known for his ability to lure opponents into deadly traps with deceiving softballs...

Serena Williams takes full responsibility for shocking Australian Open exit

MELBOURNE, Australia -- Wearing a huge smile and a traditional cloak that made her look like a superhero, Serena Williams stood on the court at Auckland earlier this month holding her daughter, Olympia, with one arm, and her championship...

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