Tennis

Thu 20 Jun 2019

Hewitt to complete incredible Wimbledon milestone

premium_icon Hewitt to complete incredible Wimbledon milestone

Twenty years after making his Wimbledon doubles debut with Roger Federer, former champion Lleyton Hewitt is back at the All England Club.

Barty maintains her groove ahead of Wimbledon

premium_icon Barty maintains her groove ahead of Wimbledon

Having already returned to the court in a doubles match, Ash Barty has played her first singles match on grass in the lead-up to Wimbledon - with predictable...

Djokovic responds to disrespectful Kyrgios

premium_icon Djokovic responds to disrespectful Kyrgios

World No. 1 Novak Djokovic cannot get his head around why Australia’s Nick Kyrgios has turned nasty on him but has finally weighed into the war of words.

Wed 19 Jun 2019

Barty inspiring Australia’s male stars

premium_icon Barty inspiring Australia’s male stars

Alex de Minaur has brushed aside an injury battle to be firing ahead of a Wimbledon push — and is taking inspiration from French Open champion Ash Barty.

Tue 18 Jun 2019

Legend reveals big Barty concern on Wimbledon eve

premium_icon Legend reveals big Barty concern on Wimbledon eve

Ash Barty has the game and attitude to win, according to Martina Navratilova, but there’s one pitfall she has to avoid as the grasscourt season kicks into gear.

Kyrgios backs Barty, sledges Murray

premium_icon Kyrgios backs Barty, sledges Murray

Nick Kyrgios heaps praise on Ash Barty, double down on his recent feud with Novak Djokovic and have a sly dig at Andy Murray.

Tennis great whacks ‘poorest’ Aussie star

Tennis great whacks ‘poorest’ Aussie star

On the same day a tennis legend declared Ash Barty a “champion” a tennis great walked out on the red-hot Aussie star.

Barty back after French triumph

premium_icon Barty back after French triumph

Just eight days after her momentous victory at Roland Garros, Ash Barty has returned to the court with a low-key win in Birmingham.

Mon 17 Jun 2019

Ash Barty can be a world number one this week

premium_icon Ash Barty can be a world number one this week

ASH Barty's rise to the summit of the women's singles ranking could be completed as early as this week if everything goes her way.

Thu 13 Jun 2019

What makes Ash Barty great isn’t her on-court performance

premium_icon What makes Ash Barty great isn’t her on-court performance

Unlike her male contemporaries, who smash racquets and rack up speeding fines, tennis champion Ash Barty is as humble as she is hardworking.

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