MELBOURNE — Novak Djokovic once again stood tall at the Australian Open as he reached his fourth final in the past five years with another five-set victory over Stan Wawrinka, the man who dumped him out of Melbourne Park last year.
MELBOURNE — After three heartbreaking trips to the final, Andy Murray secured another shot at Australian Open glory by overhauling Tomas Berdych earlier today after women’s top seed Serena Williams set up a blockbuster title-decider with Maria Sharapova.
MELBOURNE — Madison Keys continued to ride her wave of success, fueled in part by celebratory chocolate biscuits, as she advanced to her first grand slam semifinal with a gutsy 6-3, 4-6, 6-4 victory over Venus Williams earlier today at the Australian Open.
MELBOURNE — Iron-willed Czech Tomas Berdych ended eight years of tyranny under nemesis Rafa Nadal to storm into the Australian Open semifinals earlier today before his next opponent, Andy Murray, restored British colonial rule to the floodlit center court.
MELBOURNE — Rafa Nadal restored a semblance of order to the Australian Open earlier today after Italian Andreas Seppi sent shockwaves through the tournament by toppling Roger Federer in one of the greatest Melbourne Park upsets in recent memory.
MELBOURNE — Top seeds Novak Djokovic and Serena Williams barely moved out of second gear but still underlined their superior skills with thumping second-round victories over Russian opponents at the Australian Open earlier today.
Goalkeeper Hope Solo has been suspended from the U.S. national soccer team for 30 days and sent home from the January training camp for disciplinary reasons less than five months before this summer’s women’s World Cup.
Seahawks wide receiver Jermaine Kearse channeled his inner Allen Iverson on Wednesday when he received a series of questions about deflated footballs, which incongruously has become the hottest topic in America.