Novak Djokovic upset by ‘Professor’ Hyeon Chung at Australian Open

(CNN)Dubbed the ‘Professor,’ history maker Hyeon Chung walked away from Rod Laver Arena at the Australian Open with straight As. Indeed with Chung’s athleticism and ability to produce big shots on defense, Djokovic could have […]

Simona Halep wins record Australian Open classic, Maria Sharapova exits

(CNN)The top two seeds at a grand slam having to save match points in the first week? As unlikely as it sounds, it has happened at the Australian Open. Follow @cnnsport Maria Sharapova couldn’t escape […]

Tennis player’s loud shrieks imitated by crowd, umpire tells them to shut it

Scream queen.Image: Quinn Rooney/Getty Images Surely you’d be used to hearing the shrieks of tennis players hitting the ball by now. But it was on a whole new level with Belarusian teenager Aryna Sabalenka, who […]

Roger Federer begins Australian Open title defense against Aljaz Bedene

(CNN)Roger Federer will begin the defense of his Australian Open title against Slovenia’s Aljaz Bedene. Federer will also have to contend with Milos Raonic and Juan Martin del Potro in his section of the draw, […]

Serena Williams says motherhood can help her beat grand slam record

Serena Williams intends to surpass Margaret Courts record of 24 grand slam titles and believes being a new mother can help her achieve that goal Serena Williams says motherhood has given her a new sense […]

Defending champion Serena Williams withdraws from Australian Open

The 23-times major winner and womens titleholder gave birth to her first child last September and says she is not yet ready to compete Serena Williams on Friday joined the galaxy of tennis stars who […]

Andy Murray pulls out of Australian Open

(CNN)Former world No.1 Andy Murray, who has not played competitively since July because of a hip injury, has withdrawn from the Australian Open. Follow @cnnsport Murray, now ranked 16th in the world, attempted a return […]

Andy Murray pulls out in Brisbane; raises hip surgery fear

(CNN)It is the start of a new year, the start of a new tennis season, but the injury problems which hampered some of the sport’s biggest names still appear to be an issue despite the […]

Serena Williams to make comeback in Abu Dhabi on Saturday after giving birth

Serena Williams will make her playing comeback following the birth of her daughter at the Mubadala World Tennis Championship in Abu Dhabi on Saturday Serena Williams will make her playing comeback following the birth of […]

Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli to return to WTA Tour in 2018

The former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli announced on Tuesday that she will return to the WTA Tour in 2018 Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli announced on Tuesday that she will return to professional tennis in […]