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The Latest: Johanna Konta easy winner over Wozniacki
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- The latest from the Australian Open on Saturday (all times local):...

Makarova defeats 2014 finalist Cibulkova in 3rd round
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- After leading by a set and two breaks, Ekaterina Makarova needed three sets and almost three hours to finally beat WTA Finals champion Dominika Cibulkova 6-2, 6-7 (3), 6-3 in the third round at the Australian Open....

Chinese sportswear brand makes inroads in tennis world
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Svetlana Kuznetsova has a different look than most tennis players. And it's not just all the tattoos....

Pliskova, Strycova to lead Czechs in Fed Cup against Spain
PRAGUE (AP) -- Karolina Pliskova and Barbora Strycova will lead defending champion Czech Republic against Spain in the first round of Fed Cup....

'Gorilla' or 'guerrilla'? Adler apologizes for Venus remark
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- A TV commentator has been dropped from coverage of the Australian Open and has apologized for how he spoke about Venus Williams' play in the second round, saying he was describing her aggressive style as "guerrilla" tactics and not comparing her with a "gorilla."...

Istomin credits coach (and mother) for upset over Djokovic
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- When Denis Istomin walked off court after upsetting Novak Djokovic at the Australian Open - without a doubt the biggest win of his career - his mother had just two words for him: "Good job."...

Andy's ankle, Federer's biggest test highlight Friday action
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- One big question ahead of the start of the third round Friday at the Australian Open is the state of Andy Murray's injured right ankle. And nearly as important, how Roger Federer will perform in his first major test - against Tomas Berdych - since returning from a six-month injury layoff....

Kyrgios withdraws from doubles at Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the doubles at the Australian Open with an abdominal injury, a day after his five-set loss to Andreas Seppi in the singles....