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David Goffin in action against Dominic Theim during day five of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 22, 2016
David Goffin hires Thomas Johansson
Former world number seven Thomas Johansson agrees to join David Goffin's coaching team on a temporary basis.
Feb 8, 21:54
Roger Federer in action on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Roger Federer undergoes knee surgery
Roger Federer undergoes surgery to repair a torn meniscus in his knee, ruling the former world number one out of the next two tournaments.
Feb 3, 10:27
Rafael Nadal practises on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Rafael Nadal to defend Argentina Open title
Rafael Nadal's early exit from the Australian Open will see him compete at the Argentina Open this week.
Feb 2, 10:45
Andy Murray in action during the Australian Open final on January 31, 2016
Andy Murray praises "incredible" Novak Djokovic
Andy Murray congratulates Novak Djokovic on an "incredible feat" after their meeting in the final of the Australian Open.
Jan 31, 14:10
Novak Djokovic celebrates winning the Australian Open on January 31, 2016
Novak Djokovic "extremely honoured" to be among the greats
Novak Djokovic speaks of his pride upon drawing level with some of the biggest names in tennis history following his sixth Australian Open title.
Jan 31, 12:33
Serena Williams during the women's Australian Open final on January 30, 2016
Serena Williams fan 'blacks up' for Australian Open match
A fan of Serena Williams causes outrage on social media by appearing to "wear blackface" for an Australian Open match.
Jan 30, 18:11
Milos Raonic spreads his legs to receive medical treatment at the Australian Open on January 29, 2016
Milos Raonic "heartbroken" by Andy Murray defeat at Australian Open
Milos Raonic admits that Friday's Australian Open semi-final defeat to Andy Murray was the most heartbreaking loss of his career.
Jan 29, 16:31
Andy Murray (apparently) celebrating during the Australian Open semi-final with Milos Raonic on January 29, 2016
Andy Murray not concerned by Novak Djokovic head-to-head record
Andy Murray insists that his poor head-to-head record against Novak Djokovic will play no part in Sunday's Australian Open final between the world's top two players.
Jan 29, 16:16
Detail shot of Kei Nishikori of Japan's racquet and slazenger tennis balls during his Gentlemen's Singles third round match against Simone Bolelli of Italy on day six of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Cl
Europe to face rest of world in Ryder Cup-style Laver Cup
Europe will face the rest of the world in a new Ryder Cup-style tennis event starting next year.
Jan 29, 10:37
Novak Djokovic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Novak Djokovic: "I played unbelievably"
Defending champion Novak Djokovic says that he "played unbelievably" well during the first two sets of his Australian Open semi-final win over Roger Federer.
Jan 28, 11:26
Venus Williams of the US poses with her trophy after winning the women's singles final match against Karolina Pliskova of the Czech Republic at the WTA Elite Trophy in Zhuhai, southern China's Guangdong province on November 8, 2015.
Venus Williams ends Indian Wells boycott
Venus Williams confirms her participation at Indian Wells, 15 years after boycotting the tournament for alleged racism.
Jan 27, 22:45
Andy Murray in action against Joao Sousa during day six of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 23, 2016
Andy Murray reflects on "brutal match"
Great Britain's Andy Murray describes his Australian Open quarter-final clash with David Ferrer as a "brutal match".
Jan 27, 10:24
Johanna Konta in action in her second-round match against Zheng Saisai during day four of the 2016 Australian Open on January 21, 2016
Johanna Konta: 'I'm living the dream'
Johanna Konta says that she is living a dream after booking her place in the semi-finals of the Australian Open.
Jan 27, 09:25
Novak Djokovic in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Novak Djokovic predicts "great" Aus Open semi-final against Roger Federer
Novak Djokovic predicts that his semi-final clash against Roger Federer at the Australian Open will be a "great match".
Jan 26, 13:08
Andy Murray practises on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Andy Murray: 'The last few days have been tough for me'
Australian Open quarter-finalist Andy Murray admits that the last few days have been "very tough" following his father-in-law's health scare.
Jan 25, 11:25
Johanna Konta in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 19, 2016
Johanna Konta 'emotionally drained' after reaching Australian Open quarter-final
Britain's Johanna Konta admits that she feels 'emotionally drained' after earning a spot in the quarter-finals of the Australian Open.
Jan 25, 10:19
Andy Murray in action against Sam Groth of Australia during day four of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 21, 2016
Andy Murray pleased to get through "tricky" Joao Sousa match at Australian Open
Andy Murray admits that it was "tricky" to overcome Joao Sousa in his third-round win at the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Jan 23, 12:30
Ana Ivanovic watches on anxiously as her coach Nigel Sears receives treatment in the crowd on Rod Laver Area during the Australian Open on January 23, 2016
Andy Murray's father-in-law Nigel Sears collapses at Australian Open
Andy Murray's father-in-law Nigel Sears is rushed to hospital after collapsing while watching the Australian Open match between Ana Ivanovic and Madison Keys.
Jan 23, 09:36
Roger Federer in action on day three of the Australian Open on January 20, 2016
Roger Federer: 'Winning 300 Grand Slam matches is very special'
Roger Federer admits that it is "very special" to have won 300 Grand Slam matches following his triumph over Grigor Dimitrov in the third round of the Australian Open.
Jan 22, 11:08
Andy Murray in action against Sam Groth of Australia during day four of the 2016 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 21, 2016
Andy Murray reveals Sam Groth confidence boost
Andy Murray says that Sam Groth's pre-match comments gave him confidence ahead of their second-round Australian Open encounter.
Jan 21, 09:58
Rafael Nadal practises prior to the Australian Open on January 17, 2016
Coach: 'Rafael Nadal may make changes'
Rafael Nadal's coach hints that the world number five may make changes to his support staff after his first-round Aussie Open exit.
Jan 20, 20:04
Venus Williams in action on day two of the Australian Open on January 19, 2016
Venus Williams fined for press conference no-show
Venus Williams is fined $5,000 for failing to turn up to a press conference after her first-round exit at the Aussie Open.
Jan 20, 18:59
Novak Djokovic in action during his US Open semi-final on September 11, 2015
Novak Djokovic rubbishes 2007 match-fixing claim
World number one Novak Djokovic rubbishes reports that he deliberately lost a match in the second round of the 2007 Paris Masters.
Jan 20, 16:55
Rafael Nadal celebrates taking his match to a fifth set on day three of the Australian Open on January 21, 2015
Rafael Nadal after Australian Open exit: "It was not my day"
Rafael Nadal says that it was not his day after his latest Grand Slam failure in the first round of the Australian Open.
Jan 19, 12:37
Roger Federer of Switzerland celebrates after winning his match against Tomas Berdych of Czech Republic on Day Six of the The Internazionali BNL d'Italia 2015 at Foro Italico on May 15, 2015
Roger Federer wants alleged match fixers named and shamed
Roger Federer says that he will only take accusations of widespread match fixing in tennis seriously when the perpetrators are named.
Jan 19, 10:28
Andy Murray practises on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Andy Murray 'not surprised' by match-fixing allegations
Andy Murray reveals that he would not be surprised if reports claiming that top-level tennis players were fixing matches proved to be true.
Jan 19, 09:30
Roger Federer in action on day one of the Australian Open on January 18, 2016
Roger Federer: 'We need to take match-fixing claims very seriously'
Roger Federer says that everyone needs to take claims of widespread match-fixing in top-level tennis "very seriously".
Jan 18, 15:27
Novak Djokovic of Serbia lifts the trophy following his victory during the men's singles final against Roger Federer of Switzerland on day eight of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena on November 22, 2015
Novak Djokovic: 'I was offered £110,000 to lose'
World number one Novak Djokovic reveals that he turned down a £110,000 offer to lose a match early in his career, but plays down reports of widespread corruption.
Jan 18, 13:10
Novak Djokovic of Serbia poses with the Norman Brookes Challenge Cup after winning the men's final match against Rafael Nadal of Spain during day fourteen of the 2012 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 29, 2012
Who will win the Australian Open?
Sports Mole assesses the runners and riders in the battle for this year's Australian Open crown.
Jan 18, 10:27
A general view of the Wimbledon logo on day one of the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Championships at the All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club at Wimbledon on June 23, 2014
Report: Evidence of suspected top-level tennis match fixing revealed
A report claims that there is evidence to suggest top-level tennis players have been involved in suspected match fixing over the past decade.
Jan 17, 22:32
Andy Murray of Great Britain hits a backhand during the men's singles match against Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland on day six of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at the O2 Arena on November 20, 2015 in London, England.
Andy Murray handed Alexander Zverev test at Australian Open
World number two Andy Murray will play Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open first round.
Jan 15, 00:11
Johanna Konta of Great Britain reacts against Louisa Chirico of the United States during their Women's Singles First Round match on Day Two of the 2015 US Open at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center on September 1, 2015
Johanna Konta to face Venus Williams at Australian Open
British number one Johanna Konta is drawn to face Venus Williams in the opening round of the Australian Open.
Jan 15, 00:02
Serena Williams of the United States returns a shot to Madison Keys of the United States during their Women's Singles Fourth Round match on Day Seven of the 2015 US Open
Defending champion Serena Williams declares fitness for Australian Open
Defending champion Serena Williams confirms that she is fit for the Australian Open in Melbourne.
Jan 12, 13:47
Andy Murray of Great Britain celebrates victory in his men's singles match against David Ferrer of Spain during day two of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 16, 2015
Andy Murray eyes record fifth Queen's Club title
Andy Murray confirms that in June he will play at the Queen's Club, where he will look to become the first ever five-time champion.
Jan 12, 12:01
Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene plays a shot during his men's singles match against Serbia's Novak Djokovic on day two of the 2015 Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne on January 20, 2015
Aljaz Bedene injured in ASB Classic opener
British number two Aljaz Bedene could be a doubt for the Australian Open after suffering an injury against Sam Querrey at the ASB Classic in Auckland.
Jan 12, 11:00
Dan Evans of Great Britain plays a backhand during a practice session at Emirates Arena on September 17, 2015
Dan Evans, James Ward, Brydan Klein feature in Australian Open qualifying draw
British trio Dan Evans, James Ward and Brydan Klein learn their opponents for the first qualifying round as they bid to secure a place at the Australian Open.
Jan 12, 10:29
Serena Williams of the United States holds the Daphne Akhurst Memorial Cup after winning the women's final match against Maria Sharapova of Russia during day 13 of the 2015 Australian Open at Melbourne Park on January 31, 2015
Knee injury forces Serena Williams withdrawal
Ahead of her defence of the Australian Open title, a knee problem forces Serena Williams to withdraw from a Hopman Cup match.
Jan 4, 14:51
Kyle Edmund of Great Britain hits a forehand during the singles match against David Goffin of Belgium on day one of the Davis Cup Final 2015 at Flanders Expo on November 27, 2015 in Ghent, Belgium.
Britain's Kyle Edmund grabs place in main draw of Australian Open
Great Britain's Davis Cup winner Kyle Edmund moves into the main draw for the Australian Open after Richard Gasquet withdraws with a back injury.
Dec 29, 12:47
Robin Soderling at Wimbledon on June 25, 2011
Robin Soderling announces retirement from tennis
Two-time French Open finalist Robin Soderling announces his retirement from professional tennis due to illness.
Dec 23, 17:58
Nick Kyrgios and Stanislas Wawrinka at the Aegon Championships on June 16, 2015
Nick Kyrgios: 'I've mended ties with Stanislas Wawrinka'
Nick Kyrgios claims that he has mended bridges with Stanislas Wawrinka after his controversial comments earlier in the year.
Dec 21, 09:35
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