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The Latest: US Open champ Raducanu loses at Australian Open

Jan. 20, 2022 06:17 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Thursday at the Australian Open tennis tournament (all times local): 10:10 p.m. U.S. Open champion Emma Raducanu has lost 6-4, 4-6, 6-3 to Danka Kovinic in the second round of the Australian Open. Raducanu won...

Goodbye, Garbiñe: No. 3 Muguruza bows out at Australian Open

Jan. 20, 2022 03:18 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The surprises started early at the Australian Open on Day 4, with No. 3 Garbiñe Muguruza becoming the highest-seeded player to exit the women's draw just minutes after No. 6 Anett Kontaveit lost. Not long after, No. 2-seeded Aryna Sabalenka served a...

Andy Murray wins in Australia for 1st time since 2017

Jan. 18, 2022 08:25 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Five years and five long sets later, five-time Australian Open runner-up Andy Murray finally has won another match at the season-opening Grand Slam tournament. The former No. 1-ranked Murray, playing thanks to a wild-card invitation as he continues his...

The Latest: US Open champion Raducanu beats Sloane Stephens

Jan. 18, 2022 08:11 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Latest on Tuesday from the Australian Open at Melbourne Park (all times local): 11:55 p.m. Emma Raducanu has beaten Sloane Stephens 6-0, 2-6, 6-1 in a seesawing first-round match between U.S. Open champions. The No....

Nadal, others on Djokovic saga: 'Bit tired of the situation'

Jan. 15, 2022 00:21 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal's first Grand Slam match in more than seven months is on the horizon, he is coming back from a painful left foot problem that limited him to one tournament over the last half of last season and he got COVID-19 in December. Plenty to talk...

Djokovic still in Australian Open, all anyone talks about

Jan. 13, 2022 16:40 PM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Just stay tuned. As hard-to-believe a story as there's been in the run-up to any Grand Slam tournament keeps adding twists and turns and shows no sign of allowing any actual tennis stealing the attention: Defending champion Novak Djokovic is hoping to...

Djokovic in Australian Open draw as visa saga continues

Jan. 13, 2022 10:21 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic remained in limbo even after he was included in the draw for the Australian Open on Thursday, with the tennis star still awaiting a government decision on whether to deport him for not being vaccinated for COVID-19. Despite the cloud...

Djokovic in Australian Open draw despite visa uncertainty

Jan. 13, 2022 04:41 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic now knows he’ll face fellow Serbian Miomir Kecmanovic in the first round of his Australian Open title defense, if he’s allowed to play. Djokovic’s visa status dominated attention until the moment the draw was conducted Thursday,...

7-time champion Serena Williams won't play Australian Open

Dec. 08, 2021 09:48 AM EST

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Not long after Serena Williams' name was absent from the entry list for the Australian Open, she confirmed the obvious: the seven-time champion won't play the 2022 edition of the season-opening major in January. The 40-year-old Williams hasn't played...

'Cheugy,' 'omicron' among 2021's most mispronounced words

Dec. 07, 2021 01:25 AM EST

“Cheugy” is apparently a lot to chew on. Grammy Award-winning singer-songwriter Billie Eilish and Philadelphia Eagles center Jason Kelce have something in common — broadcasters butcher their names. And virtually everyone is having trouble with “omicron.” All...