Barty, De Minaur top seeds at Adelaide International

Ash Barty and Alex de Minaur are among nine Australians contesting the main draw of the WTA/ATP Adelaide International at the revamped Memorial Drive. Adelaide, SA, 12 January 2020 | Darren Walton (AAP) The road to the Australian Open doesn’t get any easier for Ash Barty when the world No.1

De Minaur erases doubts with power game

He lost to Rafael Nadal but Alex de Minaur may have won over a few doubters. Lauded as perhaps the quickest player on tour, his speedwork was again evident in a tight ATP Cup loss to the world No.1. As was his regular capacity to dig deep. But concerns that he doesn’t have

Spain downs Australia in ATP Cup semifinal

Despite a stirring performance from Alex de Minaur, Australia's inspired run at the inaugural ATP Cup ends in the semifinals. Sydney, Australia, 11 January 2020 | Glenn Cullen (AAP) Alex de Minaur finished just short of the biggest win of his burgeoning tennis career as Australia exited the ATP Cup with

ATP Cup: Hewitt backs Kyrgios and De Minaur to deliver again

They’re tennis’ odd couple but Lleyton Hewitt says enigmatic showman Nick Kyrgios and his young teammate Alex de Minaur are a perfect match as they chase ATP Cup glory in Sydney. Hewitt will have no hesitation partnering the two up again if Australia’s semifinal on Saturday night goes to another deciding

Kyrgios seals ATP Cup win for Australia

Nick Kyrgios kept his cool to outlast Stefanos Tsitsipas and seal victory for Australia in their ATP Cup clash with Greece in Brisbane. World No.30 Kyrgios returned from injury to claim a 7-6(7) 6-7(3) 7-6(5) win in more than two-and-a-half hours at Pat Rafter Arena. After dropping the first set, the frustrated

Australia first to qualify for ATP Cup Final Eight in Sydney

Boosted by inspired performances from Alex de Minaur, Australia is the first team to qualify for the ATP Cup quarterfinals in Sydney. Brisbane, QLD, 6 January 2020 | Team Australia is the first team to qualify for the ATP Cup Final Eight after defeating Canada yesterday and taking

ATP Cup: Australia beats Canada in Brisbane

Singles victories to John Millman and Alex de Minaur have given Australia an unassailable 2-0 lead over Canada at the ATP Cup in Brisbane. Brisbane, QLD, 5 January 2020 | AAP / Alex de Minaur came back from a set and a break down on Sunday to defeat

ATP Cup: De Minaur, Kyrgios guide Aussies to win

Alex de Minaur scores his first career win over Alexander Zverev after Nick Kyrgios dismisses Jan-Lennard Struff in straight sets. Australia takes an unassailable 2-0 lead over Germany in Brisbane. Brisbane, QLD, 3 January 2020 | AAP / Alex de Minaur turned the tables on world No.7 Alexander Zverev

ATP Cup: Zverev wary of De Minaur

German tennis superstar Alexander Zverev rates Australia's Alex de Minaur as the ultimate test ahead of their opening ATP Cup clash tonight. Brisbane, QLD, 3 January 2020 | Laine Clark (AAP) Two years after he first faced an unheralded Alex de Minaur, German tennis superstar Alexander Zverev has rated the