Dominika Cibulkova won a see-saw battle with former champion Victoria Azarenka under the roof on Rod Laver Arena to book her place in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open today.
Andy Murray looked back with satisfaction on a near-perfect first week of the Australian Open as he prepared to end home hopes of glory in Melbourne.
Four-time champion Roger Federer suffered his earliest exit at the Australian Open since 2003 as he slumped to a stunning four-set defeat against Italian Andreas Seppi.
Eugenie Bouchard said she was not offended by being asked to "give a twirl" in an on-court interview - as long as male players were asked to flex their muscles.
Andy Murray threatened a miracle comeback against Roger Federer before seeing his Australian Open challenge ended in the quarter-finals.
The Australian Open will have a new women’s champion after Victoria Azarenka joined the purge of the favourites in Melbourne.
Rafael Nadal survived a serious examination by Grigor Dimitrov to reach the Australian Open semi-finals.
Novak Djokovic moved into the third round of the Australian Open after a routine victory over Leonardo Mayer.
Victoria Azarenka felt maintaining her concentration after Li Na’s various trips and tumbles was key to her defending her Australian Open title .
Victoria Azarenka ended the giantkilling run of Sloane Stephens to keep the defence of her Australian Open title on track.
Serena Williams claimed she was “almost relieved it’s over” after an injury-plagued Australian Open campaign ended at the hands of teenage prodigy Sloane Stephens.
Andy Murray made short work of big-hitting Frenchman Jeremy Chardy today as he cruised into his fourth successive Australian Open semi-final.
World number one Novak Djokovic kept his hopes of a third successive Australian Open title alive with an extraordinary defeat of Stanislas Wawrinka.
Maria Sharapova refused to look beyond her quarter-final opponent Ekaterina Makarova despite another lop-sided win at the Australian Open today.
Roger Federer swatted aside the challenge of Russian veteran Nikolay Davydenko to join title contenders Novak Djokovic and Andy Murray in the third round of the Australian Open today.
David Ferrer was made to work harder than expected but still progressed to the third round of the Australian Open today.
Novak Djokovic could not hide his satisfaction after completing the first step on the road to a place in history at the Australian Open.
Victoria Azarenka has beaten Maria Sharapova 6-3 6-0 in the Australian Open women's singles final.
Andy Murray's hopes of reaching a third successive Australian Open final have been extinguished by Novak Djokovic after an extraordinary five-set encounter in Melbourne.
Rafael Nadal reached his fourth consecutive Grand Slam final after overcoming an early Roger Federer onslaught to again beat his old foe at the Australian Open today.
Maria Sharapova today avenged her defeat in the Wimbledon final to Petra Kvitova with a gutsy three-set victory over the Czech in the last four of the Australian Open.
Victoria Azarenka advanced to her first Grand Slam final after outlasting defending champion Kim Clijsters in a remarkable encounter at the Australian Open.
Novak Djokovic struggled his way to victory over David Ferrer tonight to keep his Australian Open title defence on track.
Maria Sharapova got the better of Russian compatriot Ekaterina Makarova today to advance to a semi-final meeting with Petra Kvitova at the Australian Open.
Andy Murray reached his third successive Australian Open semi-final today after easing past the challenge of Kei Nishikori.
Serena Williams vowed to make a swift return to the practice court after crashing out of the Australian Open today as Maria Sharapova beat Sabine Lisicki in three sets.
Kei Nishikori stunned sixth seed Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in Melbourne today to become the first Japanese player to reach the last eight of the Australian Open in 80 years.
Andy Murray took just 49 minutes to move into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open today after Kazakhstan’s Mikhail Kukushkin was forced to retire through injury after losing the opening two sets.
Serena Williams’ winning run at the Australian Open came to a shuddering halt today after she lost her fourth-round clash to Ekaterina Makarova in straight sets.
Serena Williams can still see room for improvement in her game despite racking up her 17th successive win at the Australian Open today.
Andy Murray felt Michael Llodra was the perfect opponent for him to show off his full repertoire of skills as he made impressive progress into the second week of the Australian Open.
Rafael Nadal was happy to reflect on a "complete match" after beating Lukas Lacko at the Australian Open today.
Andy Murray saw off the plucky challenge of Edouard Roger-Vasselin to move into the third round of the Australian Open today.
Maria Sharapova may have dropped just two games in cruising into the third round of the Australian Open, but the Russian today denied that indicated a lack of depth in the women’s game.
Novak Djokovic was pleased to have continued his untroubled progress through to the third round of the Australian Open today.
World number one Caroline Wozniacki believes parallels can be drawn between the mental approach required in tennis and golf having observed boyfriend Rory McIlroy at close quarters.
Kim Clijsters and Li Na, last year’s champion and runner-up respectively, eased into the third round of the Australian Open today, dropping just five games between them.
Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer eased into the the last 32 of the Australian Open, but Mardy Fish has become the highest seed to exit the tournament.
Novak Djokovic defied sweltering conditions to ease into the second round of the Australian Open today.
US Open champion Samantha Stosur's struggles on home soil continued today as she made a stunning first-round exit from the Australian Open.
Caroline Wozniacki’s search for a maiden grand slam title remained on track as the Danish top seed powered into the second round of the Australian Open in Melbourne today.
Roger Federer cruised through to the second round of the Australian Open in Melbourne with a straight-sets win over Russian Alexander Kudryavtsev.
Rafael Nadal swatted away the threat posed by American qualifier Alex Kuznetsov to reach the second round at the Australian Open.
Victoria Azarenka led a quintet of leading players in cruising into the second round of the Australian Open today.
Bernard Tomic thrilled the Melbourne crowd by hitting back from two sets down to stun 22nd seed Fernando Verdasco on the opening day of the Australian Open.
Andy Murray faces the prospect of having to beat world number one and defending champion Novak Djokovic if he is to reach a third successive Australian Open final.
Kim Clijsters today shrugged off any concerns over a hip injury and declared herself “ready to go” as she prepares to defend her Australian Open crown.
Andrea Petkovic has pulled out of the Australian Open due to a back injury.
The seedings for this month’s Australian Open have been released, with Novak Djokovic and Caroline Wozniacki receiving top billing.
Former world number one Lleyton Hewitt has been awarded a wild card to play at next month's Australian Open.
Andy Murray’s grand slam final misery continued tonight as the British number one was comprehensively beaten by Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open.
Li Na's bid to become China's first grand slam singles champion ended in disappointment today after she was beaten in three sets by Kim Clijsters in the final of the Australian Open.
Novak Djokovic has beaten Roger Federer in the semi-final of the Australian Open 7-6, 7-5, 6-4.
Novak Djokovic powered into the Australian Open semi-finals after beating Tomas Berdych in straight sets tonight.
Roger Federer moved into his eighth consecutive Australian Open semi-final with a convincing victory over Swiss compatriot Stanislas Wawrinka.
World number one Caroline Wozniacki hit back from a set down to finally break the resolve of Francesca Schiavone and move into the Australian Open semi-finals.
Rafael Nadal continued his smooth progress at the Australian Open today to set up a third-round meeting with home favourite Bernard Tomic.
Former champion Justine Henin was given a first-round scare by India’s Sania Mirza on day one of the Australian Open.
Geoff Ogilvy established a one-shot lead at the halfway stage of the Australian Open at The Lakes Golf Club, while American drawcard John Daly endured a torrid back nine to miss the cut for the weekend.
World number one Roger Federer believes all the pressure will be on Andy Murray when they meet in the Australian Open final on Sunday.