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Sinner rallies from 2 sets down to beat Medvedev in Australia and clinch his first Grand Slam title

Jan. 28, 2024 12:17 PM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Jannik Sinner lined up a forehand, drilled it down the line and dropped to the court on his back, giving himself some moments to process how he'd managed to come back from two sets down to win his first Grand Slam title. The 22-year-old Sinner found a...

Aryna Sabalenka wins second straight Australian Open title, beating Zheng Qinwen 6-3, 6-2

Jan. 27, 2024 17:25 PM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — In the back of her mind Aryna Sabalenka didn't want to be, in her words, that player who wins a major title and disappears. Winning her first Grand Slam crown in Australia a year ago gave Sabalenka the confidence she could do it again. Losing the U.S....

Analysis: Don't write off Novak Djokovic after his Australian Open loss to Jannik Sinner

Jan. 26, 2024 15:26 PM EST

It might be tempting to see some tidy symbolism and greater significance in Novak Djokovic’s loss to Jannik Sinner in the Australian Open semifinals. The end of the thirtysomething Djokovic's 33-match winning streak at Melbourne Park. The end of his bid for an 11th championship...

Defending champion Sabalenka beats Coco Gauff, will meet Zheng in Australian Open final

Jan. 25, 2024 10:26 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Aryna Sabalenka avenged a U.S. Open final loss to Coco Gauff and will defend her Australian Open title as the overwhelming favorite against first-time finalist Zheng Qinwen. Sabalenka attacked Gauff’s serve with her powerful returns and unloaded 33...

Defending champion Sabalenka beats U.S. Open winner Gauff to reach Australian Open final

Jan. 25, 2024 05:32 AM EST
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Defending champion Sabalenka beats U.S. Open winner Gauff to reach Australian Open final.

US Open winner Gauff to play Australian Open titleholder Sabalenka in semifinals

Jan. 23, 2024 08:25 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Coco Gauff hopes she's got her "bad” match out of the way at the Australian Open before meeting defending champion Aryna Sabalenka in the semifinals. It'll be a rematch of the U.S. Open final, which the 19-year-old Gauff won in three sets for her...

Defending champion Sabalenka reaches 4th round at Australian Open. Coco Gauff also advances easily

Jan. 19, 2024 10:15 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Defending champion Aryna Sabalenka and U.S. Open winner Coco Gauff swept to commanding wins at the Australian Open on Friday to reach the fourth round. Second-seeded Sabalenka beat Lesia Tsurenko 6-0, 6-0 in 52 minutes while No. 4-seeded Gauff lost just...

Osaka's Grand Slam comeback ends in 1st-round loss to Garcia, Gauff advances at Australian Open

Jan. 15, 2024 10:35 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Moments after her Grand Slam comeback ended in a first-round loss, Naomi Osaka walked back through the players' tunnel where her name has a prominent place among recent Australian Open champions. Three matches into her return from 15 months off the tour,...

The Australian Open and what to know: Earlier start. Netflix curse? Osaka's back. Nadal's not

Jan. 12, 2024 15:43 PM EST

Iga Swiatek seemed to capture the general sentiment of Australian Open players toward the tournament's decision to begin on a Sunday instead of a Monday, creating a 15-day event. "It doesn’t really matter," the top-seeded Swiatek said at Melbourne Park. Certainly not...

Coco Gauff enters the Australian Open as a teenage Grand Slam champion. The pressure is off

Jan. 12, 2024 02:51 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Now that the pressure to win a Grand Slam singles title as a teenager is over, Coco Gauff feels liberated enough to discuss her next target: a career tally in double digits. Could be 10, 11 or more ... no limits. Plus, an Olympic medal in Paris this...