Tag Archives: Lleyton Hewitt

Hewitt takes advantage of Roddick injury to move into round three


The evening session in Melbourne Park saw plenty of fireworks with the biggest headline being reserved for Lleyton Hewitt. The Australian has had a turbulent time in recent years but the former world number was at his combative best in … Continue reading

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A look ahead to Day four of the Australian Open


Day four of the Australian should provide plenty of excitement with Petra Kvitova, Serena Williams, Maria Shapaova, Novak Djokovic and Murray all due on court but the real excitement might take place in the evening session when Andy Roddick and … Continue reading

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Stosur falls at the first hurdle on day two of the Australian Open


Home crowd favourite Samantha Stosur was sensationally knocked out of the Australian Open on day two following a straight sets loss to Sorana Cirstea. The reigning US Open champion looked out of sorts throughout the match and made 33 unforced … Continue reading

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Australian Open favourites Djokovic and Kvitova get their campaigns underway on Day two


The Australian Open favourites take to the court on day two inMelbournewith Novak Djokovic and Petra Kvitova opening their campaigns on the Rod Laver Arena. Kvitova is first on court Vera Dushevina in a match that should provide little challenge … Continue reading

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A night of marathons in Melbourne


The evening session in Melbourne saw three marathon matches with David Nalbandian’and Lleyton Hewitt echoing their 2005 quarter final with a five hour thriller with the Argentine claiming the match 3-6, 6-4, 3-6, 7-6, 9-7. Hewitt started the match in great … Continue reading

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