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Family affair as Serena Williams makes long-awaited return

Serena Williams made her long-awaited comeback to tennis on Sunday alongside elder sister Venus after the United States sealed a decisive victory over the Netherlands in their defence of the Fed Cup.

Grand Slam hasn’t changed my life – Caroline Wozniacki

Australian Open winner Caroline Wozniacki insisted on Sunday that despite last month's breakthrough Grand Slam triumph her life has not changed in the slightest.

Relaxed Serena Williams ready for comeback at Fed Cup

Serena Williams returns to tennis after a year-long absence on Saturday, with all eyes on the former world number one as she sets out on her quest to reclaim her position at the pinnacle of her sport.

Fed Cup: Serena Williams ready to play for US – Kathy Rinaldi

Serena Williams will be “ready to go” when she returns to action this week in U.S’s Fed Cup first round tie against the Netherlands, captain Kathy Rinaldi said on Wednesday.

Germany knocks Australia out of Davis Cup

German number one Alexander Zverev beat injured Nick Kyrgios in straight sets to give his country a 3-1 win over Australia in their Davis Cup World Group tie in Brisbane on Sunday.

Roger Federer on Rafael Nadal’s heels in rankings

Roger Federer's victory in the Australian Open has taken him to within 155 points of world number one Rafael Nadal in the ATP rankings released on Monday.

Roger Federer says he’s not retiring yet

Age-defying Roger Federer said after winning his third Grand Slam title in a year and a record 20th title, that retirement from tennis is not yet on his mind.

Simona Halep lands in hospital after Australian Open final

Simona Halep was admitted to hospital with ‘severe dehydration’ after her Australian Open final defeat to Caroline Wozniacki.

Roger Federer wins record 20 Grand Slam titles

Roger Federer has won his sixth Australian Open Grand Slam title and his 20th overall, defeating sixth seed Marin Cilic in five thrilling sets.

Caroline Wozniacki in tears after winning Aussie Open crown

Dane Caroline Wozniacki burst into tears after winning the Australian Open for the first time on Saturday, edging out Romania’s Simona Halep, 7-6(7-2), 3-6 6-4.

Caroline Wozniacki holds off Simona Halep to secure first grand slam title

It took three Grand Slam final attempts, but Caroline Wozniacki is finally a Grand Slam champion, the first tennis player from Denmark to achieve that distinction.

More Slam glory beckons for ageless Roger Federer

Only Marin Cilic stands between Roger Federer and a 20th Grand Slam title as an injury-ravaged Australian Open staggers to its Sunday final at Melbourne Park.

Marin Cilic awaits Roger Federer, Chung Hyeon in Australian Open final

World number 6 Marin Cilic dominated British hope Kyle Edmund in straight sets to become the first Croatian to reach the final of the Australian Open on Thursday.

Simona Halep sets up Australian Open final with Caroline Wozniacki

World number one Simona Halep set up an Australian Open final against Caroline Wozniacki after a thrilling 6-3, 4-6, 9-7 battle past former champion Angelique Kerber on Thursday.

Injured Rafael Nadal set to return in 3 weeks

World number one Rafael Nadal faces three weeks out after being diagnosed with a torn inner hip muscle during his Australian Open quarter-final defeat, his management said Wednesday.

Serena Williams to make comeback at Fed Cup

Serena Williams, who has not played a competitive match since capturing last year's Australian Open, will return to the court next month at a Fed Cup tie, the US Tennis Association announced Tuesday.

Grigor Dimitrov, Elina Svitolina knocked out in Australian Open

World number three, Grigor Dimitrov has been knocked out by British rising star, Kyle Edmund, ranked 49, same day debutant Elise Mertens downed Elina Svitolina, world number four.

Chung Hyeon ousts Novak Djokovic from Aussie Open

Six-times champion Novak Djokovic has bowed out of the Australian Open, knocked out by South Korean Chung Hyeon.

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