Roger Federer has emerged victorious in Melbourne and claimed Grand Slam number 20 - including his sixth in Australia.
He eventually came through in five sets against Croatian Marin Cilic in the Australian Open final to surpass Rod Laver's record of 19 Grand Slam titles.
World No.1 Rafa Nadal called for changes to the schedule for the sake of “life after tennis” after limping out of the Australian Open .
The Spaniard, who pulled out of the ATP Finals in London in November with a knee injury, quit in the final
Tearful Rafa Nadal bowed out of the Australian Open after retiring his tie with Marin Cilic through injury.
Nadal called for the doctors in Melbourne as he was two sets to one up in his quarter-final clash with the sixth-seed.
The Spaniard, who was bidding for his second Grand Slam
Novak Djokovic has suffered a shock defeat at the Australian Open.
The six-times champion was beaten in straight sets by world No.58 Hyeon Chung who celebrated the biggest win of his career.
Djokovic, who struggled with an elbow injury throughout as he bowed out at the last-16
Comeback Kid Kyle Edmund is ready to go all the way at the Australian Open after setting up a glamour quarter-final clash with Grigor Dimitrov .
The British No.2 reached the last eight of a Grand Slam for a first time by staging another stirring fightback against
RAFAEL NADAL dropped his first set of the tournament but recovered to defeat Diego Schwartzman and ensure he will stay world number one after the Australian Open.
The top seed found himself in a real battle in the fourth round with diminutive Argentinian Schwartzman, who stands only 5ft 7in
RAFAEL NADAL enjoyed another straight sets win to complete smooth progress to the last 16.
Damir Dzumhur had the audacity to break the Nadal serve early in the second set.
But the world No 1 soon regained the advantage he had built up and ran out a 6-1 6-3 6-1
Rafael Nadal withstood a spirited performance from Leonardo Mayer to reach the third round of the Australian Open .
The world number one was not as dominant as in his first-round win over Victor Estrella Burgos but that had a lot to do with the performance of
World No.2 Roger Federer continued his charge towards a 20th grand slam title with a 6-4, 6-4, 7-6 win over German Jan-Lennard Struff in the second round of the Australian Open.
Serbian Novak Djokovic also progressed to the third round with a 4-6, 6-3, 6-1, 6-3 win over France's
Roger Federer matched wits with Will Ferrell in an Anchorman-style grilling on court in Melbourne after making light work of Aljaz Bedene.
The Australian Open defending champion took care of business 6-3 6-4 6-3 against the Slovenian, who until recently played for Great Britain.
His customary post-victory chat with John
CAROLINE WOZNIACKI and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga kept the younger generation at bay - but nothing can stop teenage sensation Marta Kostyuk.
The Ukrainian, 15, became the youngest player to reach the third round of a Grand Slam since 1997.
Kostyuk won the junor event in Melbourne last year and followed up
RAFAEL NADAL shook off injury fears with a crushing first-round win at the Australian Open.
World No1 Nadal thrashed Victor Estrella Burgos 6-1 6-1 6-1 in his first competitive action since withdrawing after one match at the ATP World Tour Finals in November with a recurrence of his knee
Spaniard hands chance to Roger Federer to close on him at top of the rankings as world no 1 admits knee is over-stressed
RAFA NADAL'S place in the World Tour finals in London is in doubt after he pulled out of the Swiss Indoors Basel tournament with a knee injury.
These two truths are masked as rhetorical questions regarding a U.S. Open in which five of the top 11 men’s players — including two of the Big Four — were absent from the draw because of physical ailments and four of the top 10 seeds were gone by the tournament’s
The Argentine giant triumphed 7-5, 3-6, 7-6 (10/8), 6-4 in front of a spellbound Arthur Ashe Stadium crowd
While many dreamed of a first US Open clash between Federer and Rafael Nadal, the big Argentinian announced his return to the big league with a 7-5 3-6 7-6 6-4 win in the
This was a reminder, as if we ever should have needed one on the court where two years ago Roberta Vinci stopped Serena Williams’ pre-ordained march to the Grand Slam in a staggering semifinal match, that sporting events are competitions rather than coronations.
Because Tuesday’s first-round match between the ageless Roger
The draw has fallen in the favour of the Scot for his return following a hip problem that shattered his Wimbledon chances
The Scot has been seeded second for the competition as Rafael Nadal and Karolina Pliskova headline the final major of the year.
Andy Murray will be looking to win his
Wimbledon 2017: The tennis tournament is back for another year [Getty]
Favourites like Andy Murray, Venus Williams and Novak Djokovic are all set to take the court as hundreds of fans swarm to watch them play.
Every year tennis watchers descend on Wimbledon to watch the pros in their, often tense, matches.
Of course they also