Aussies meet the media as US Open looms

New York, United States, 26 August 2019 | AAP / Prior to the US Open, many of Australia’s players faced the media to discuss their form, their first-round opponents, and their thoughts on season 2019. Here are the highlights. Ash Barty Barty opens her US Open campaign against world No.77 Zarina Diyas after

US Open draw: Millman to face Nadal

John Millman draws Rafael Nadal in the first round of the US Open, while No.2 seed Ash Barty opens against Zarina Diyas. New York, United States, 23 August 2019 | AAP / No.2 seed Ash Barty could meet Serena Williams in the US Open quarterfinals while John Millman will

Popyrin, Millman set for Winston-Salem

Alexei Popyrin and John Millman will play at this week's ATP hard court event in Winston Salem ahead of next week's US Open, while 16 Aussies will contest qualifying at Flushing Meadows. Winston-Salem, United States, 19 August 2019 | Alexei Popyrin and John Millman will this week out the

Stosur receives US Open wildcard

Sam Stosur, the US Open champion in 2011, has been awarded a main-draw wildcard and will contest her 15th tournament at Flushing Meadows. Melbourne, VIC, 14 August 2019 | AAP / Former champion Sam Stosur will contest a 15th US Open after being handed a wildcard into tennis’s final

Cincinnati: Kyrgios wins opening match

Nick Kyrgios will face No.8 seed Karen Khachanov after beating Lorenzo Sonego in straight sets in the first round of the Cincinnati Masters on Monday night. Cincinnati, United States, 13 August 2019 | Nick Kyrgios advanced to the second round of the Cincinnati Masters with a 7-5 6-4 win

De Minaur, Sharma score Cincinnati wins

Alex de Minaur advances to the second round of the Cincinnati Masters on the same day Astra Sharma qualifies for the main draw. Cincinnati, United States, 12 August 2019 | / AAP Alex de Minaur won through to the second round of the Cincinnati Masters with a come-from-behind victory

Wimbledon day five: 11 Aussies in action

Eleven Australians feature in doubles action on Wimbledon's day five schedule. London, UK, 5 July 2019 | There are plenty of Australians on Wimbledon’s day five schedule, with 11 featuring in doubles action. Wildcard pairing Lleyton Hewitt and Jordan Thompson face a second-round showdown with third seeds and last year’s

Wimbledon Day 4: Kyrgios v Rafa, Barty continues

Nick Kyrgios and Rafael will clash in a Centre Court blockbuster while top seed Ash Barty opens Thursday's play on No.2 Court at Wimbledon. London, UK, 4 July 2019 | Matt Trollope A blockbuster day of action on Thursday sees Nick Kyrgios take on Rafael Nadal in a highly-anticipated second-round

Aussies ready for Wimbledon

Alex de Minaur, John Millman, Daria Gavrilova, Matt Ebden, Astra Sharma and Alexei Popyrin discussed their Wimbledon prospects on Friday. London, UK, 29 June 2019 | Matt Trollope The Australian contingent have started arriving at the All England Club, ready for the 2019 Wimbledon Championships. NEWS: tough Wimbledon draw for

Biggest movers: Thompson cracks top 50

Jordan Thompson rises 16 places to set a new career-high ranking while there were big improvements for our young Aussie women. Melbourne, VIC, 18 June 2019 | Jordan Thompson’s run to the final in ‘s-Hertogenbosch has seen the Aussie vault inside the world’s top 50 for the first