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Australian Open 2024: The singles champions are Jannik Sinner and Aryna Sabalenka

Jan. 28, 2024 10:02 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Jannik Sinner’s first Grand Slam title with a comeback from two sets down to beat Daniil Medvedev completed the first 15-day Australian Open on the third Sunday of the tournament. Here's a guide that tells you everything you need to know: KEY RESULTS...

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....

Aryna Sabalenka beats Zheng Qinwen in straight sets to clinch back-to-back Australian Open titles

Jan. 27, 2024 05:08 AM EST
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Aryna Sabalenka beats Zheng Qinwen in straight sets to clinch back-to-back Australian Open titles.

Zheng Qinwen gives China an Australian Open finalist a decade after Li Na. Aryna Sabalenka awaits

Jan. 25, 2024 17:26 PM EST

Zheng Qinwen earned a spot in her first championship match at any Grand Slam tournament — she'll face Aryna Sabalenka for the Australian Open title on Saturday — by winning a semifinal at Melbourne Park that came 10 years to the day after another Chinese woman, Li Na, claimed the trophy there....

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...

10-time champ Djokovic beats Fritz, will play Sinner in Australian Open semis

Jan. 23, 2024 10:42 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Nobody has ever been better at this end of the Australian Open than Novak Djokovic, the 10-time champion. Every time he's won a quarterfinal at Melbourne Park — as he did against Taylor Fritz on Tuesday — he's gone on to win the title. ...

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...

Alcaraz sets up Australian Open quarterfinal against Zverev. Four first-timers into women's last 8

Jan. 22, 2024 09:54 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Wimbledon champion Carlos Alcaraz will meet Olympic gold medalist Alexander Zverev in the Australian Open quarterfinals and Daniil Medvedev is also back in a last eight that is stacked with the top six seeds. While the men's competition is playing fairly...

Djokovic reaches the Australian Open quarterfinals, matching Federer's Grand Slam record

Jan. 21, 2024 07:49 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Achieving yet another record at the Australian Open put Novak Djokovic in a reflective mood, revealing how he thought things might change after he'd clinched that historic 24th major title. Djokovic played his best two sets “in a while” in a 6-0,...

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...