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Tomic and Federer headline thrilling day at the Australian Open


Australia Day may not be until Thursday but Day Seven of the Australian Open shapes up to be one of the most compelling yet of the opening Grand Slam of 2012. With the majority of singles matches being consigned to … 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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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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Dominant Djokovic crowned Australian champion


As tennis fans awoke there was, not for the first time, an expectation that Andy Murray could finally win his first Grand Slam title. The Australian Open final saw the Scot paired with 2008 champion, Novak Djokovic. Murray entered proceedings … Continue reading

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Clijsters clinches her first Australian Open title


Kim Clijsters came from behind to win her first Australian Open title. The Belgian, seed third, defeated Li Na to win the fourth Grand Slam title of her career. In a thrilling final, that lasted over two hours, Clijsters secured … Continue reading

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