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Federer returns with a win, joins Murray in 2nd round
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Roger Federer shanked a few shots and was unsettled by how nervous he felt after six months on the sidelines, despite the familiar surroundings at the Australian Open....

The Latest: Late start, fast finish for Eugenie Bouchard
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- The Latest from the Australian Open on Monday (all times local):...

Danger matches Tuesday for Djokovic, Williams at Aussie Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Not much room for error: six-time Australian Open champions Serena Williams and Novak Djokovic face tougher-than expected first-round matches on Tuesday....

Kyrgios' new approach: Keep calm and move on at Aussie Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- No tirades at the umpire. No insults directed at spectators. No rackets smashed to smithereens....

Americans off to quick start at Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Shelby Rogers thoroughly dominated the No. 4 player in the world, Simona Halep. A teary-eyed CoCo Vandeweghe battled nausea to outlast another top-20 veteran, Roberta Vinci....

92 minutes on court, lifetime of experience for Destanee
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Destanee Aiava's Australian Open lasted just 92 minutes Monday while making history as the first person born in the 2000s to play in the main draw of a Grand Slam tournament....

Breakthrough: Muller wins at Sydney to prevent British sweep
SYDNEY (AP) -- Luxembourg veteran Gilles Muller prevented an all-Britain singles sweep at the Sydney International, beating Daniel Evans 7-6 (5), 6-2 in the men's final Saturday....

Tennis stars look forward to start of Australian Open
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) -- Two days before the Australian Open begins, a stream of top players fronted news conferences Saturday to talk about their chances in the first Grand Slam tournament of the year. Here are excerpts of what they said:...