Category: Australian tennis

High Praise For Kyrgios As Australia Dismantles America For 2-0 Lead In The Davis Cup

Adam Addicott- 07/04/2017

Nick Kyrgios (zimbio.com) Australia is just one win away from a place in the semifinals of the Davis Cup following a dominating performance on the ...

Kerber Survives Scare from Countrywoman

Nafari Vanaski- 18/01/2017

Courtesy Australian Open Angelique Kerber held off another upset-minded opponent on Wednesday at the Australian Open, beating Carina Witthoeft 6-2, 6-7(3), 6-2. Kerber looked unsteady ...

Serena Beats Back Bencic in Aussie Opener

Nafari Vanaski- 17/01/2017

Courtesy Australian Open Serena Williams made a successful, if erratic, return to the Australian Open Tuesday, beating Belinda Bencic 6-4, 6-3 in the first round. ...

Excitement Rises As ATP and WTA Draws Are Released For Brisbane

Jakub Bobro- 31/12/2016

Tennis season is right around the corner, the excitement is building up and the fans just can't wait. Brisbane, the biggest ATP and WTA tournament ...

Chaos For Tennis Australia As Bernard Tomic Slams Nick Kyrgios

Adam Addicott- 06/03/2016

The problems for Australian tennis has intensified after Bernard Tomic sharply criticized Nick Kyrgios’ Davis Cup commitment following Australia's 3-1 loss to the USA. The ...

Davis Cup Australia vs USA day 2: Lleyton Hewitt out of retirement will play the doubles

Robbie Cappuccio- 05/03/2016

With a last minute hat trick to shuffle the cards Lleyton Hewitt will take to the court today and replace Sam Groth in the doubles ...

PREVIEW: All Set at Kooyong for the first round of 2016 Davis Cup between Australia – USA

Robbie Cappuccio- 03/03/2016

Both teams finally announced their line-ups for this first round clash between two former dominators of the competition. Let's have a look at the venue ...

Australian Teenage Sensation Ashleigh Barty To End Her Tennis Hiatus

Adam Addicott- 08/02/2016

Former Wimbledon girls champion Ashleigh Barty have confirmed her return to tennis after leaving the sport 17 months ago to pursue a career in cricket. ...

Fed Cup Day 2 Match Report: Slovak Republic 2-3 Australia, Sam Stosur wins 3 ties to pull Australia through to the WG Play-Offs

Jakub Bobro- 07/02/2016

Samantha Stosur won both her singles matches and teamed up with Casey Dellacqua to win the doubles and the tie. Australia now advances to World ...

Fed Cup Day 1 Match Report: Slovak Republic 1-1 Australia

Jakub Bobro- 06/02/2016

After a scare from Rodionova, Schmiedlova managed to turn the match around from 5-7 1-4 and get the first point for Slovakia. Stosur did not ...

The End Of An Era: Lleyton Hewitt Exits His Final Australian Open

Adam Addicott- 21/01/2016

Lleyton Hewitt drops his racket after losing a point to David Ferrer at the 2016 Australian Open (Souce:Zimbio.com) David Ferrer has ended Lleyton Hewitt's singles ...

Lleyton Hewitt Bids Adieu at His 20th and Final Australian Open

J Wright- 15/01/2016

Lleyton Hewitt of Australia competes during the 2016 World Tennis Challenge (via Zimbio.com) The tennis world will say good-bye to Australia’s Lleyton Hewitt’s playing days ...

Lleyton Hewitt Begins His Farewell Tour With Defeat At The Hopman Cup

Adam Addicott- 03/01/2016

Lleyton Hewitt of Australia Gold plays a backhand in the men's single match against Jiri Vesely of the Czech Republic during day one of the ...

Thanasi Kokkinakis Forced to Withdraw From the Australian Open

Ivan Pasquariello- 24/12/2015

Thanasi Kokkinakis will not participate at any tournament held in Australia in 2016. The great hope of Aussie tennis has been forced to withdraw from ...

James Duckworth and teenager Maddison Inglis win Australian Open 2016 wildcard

Robbie Cappuccio- 21/12/2015

Duckworth gets a walkover as the other finalist Ben Mitchell flies home to be with his partner for the birth of their baby, whereas Perth ...

Sam Groth Wins The Biggest Award In Australian Tennis

Adam Addicott- 24/11/2015

Sam Groth in action during the 2015 Claro Open in Colombia. (image via tennis.com.au) World No.60 Sam Groth has ended 2015 on a high note ...

Australian tennis stars Bernard Tomic and Nick Kyrgios excluded from Newcombe list

Adam Addicott- 11/11/2015

Bernard Tomic (left) and Nick Kyrgios (right) playing doubles at the 2014 Shanghai Rolex Masters (image via tennis.com.au) The two highest ranked Australian players on ...

Lleyton Hewitt set to confirm Davis Cup captaincy

Adam Addicott- 26/10/2015

Lleyton Hewitt in action during the Davis Cup (image via tennis.com.au) Lleyton Hewitt is set to confirm that he will be the new captain of ...

Thanasi Kokkinakis Would Like Roger Federer as Coach

Ivan Pasquariello- 20/10/2015

Thanasi Kokkinakis is already thinking with head at the 2016 season of tennis. After a positive 2015 season, the World No. 74 is not afraid ...

Young Australian Tennis Star Ashleigh Barty Trades Her Racquet for a Cricket Bat

J Wright- 15/10/2015

Ashleigh Barty At 19 years old, Ashleigh Barty, at least for the present, has given up professional tennis to play Twenty20 cricket with the Brisbane ...