Australian Open

Roger Isn't Over or Out.

David Fearnhead | Posted 07.09.2014 | UK Sport
David Fearnhead

Federer turns 33 next month, it's hardly time to be writing of retirement. The Fed Express will still be running and calling at its usual stops for years to come... He is not done winning grand slams. And those who write him off are more than just premature, they risk looking like idiots.

Murray Splits With Lendl After Two years

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 19.03.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray and Ivan Lendl have "mutually agreed" to end their two year coaching relationship. The partnership between Murray and Lendl brought an ...

Game, Set And Match: This Dog!

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 31.01.2014 | UK Comedy

Well, who can blame him? It was the Australian Open. Game, set and match to this Golden Retriever, we say! (Via Blame It On The Voices) ...

Silencing The Doubters Again: Federer Outclasses Murray (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Roger Federer outclassed Andy Murray in straight sets to reach the Australian Open semi-finals. The elegant 17-time Grand Slam winner defeated the ...

Who Made It Through In Oz Despite This Sore Spot? (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Rafael Nadal survived a serious examination by Grigor Dimitrov - and a nasty blister - to reach the Australian Open semi-finals. The Spaniard began...

Stunned By Stan: Djokovic Knocked Out Of Oz Open By Wawrinka

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Stanislas Wawrinka has beaten defending champion Novak Djokovic 2-6 6-4 6-2 3-6 9-7 in an epic Australian Open quarter-final. As the clock register...

A Smashing Win - Murray Makes A Racket In The Third But Still Wins (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray progressed to the quarter-finals of the Australian Open, but made a racket with his racquet after he lost the third set to Stepháne Rober...

Murray Sets Up Quarter-Final With Tsonga Or Federer

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray finally saw off Frenchman Stéphane Robert to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open and set up a quarter-final with either Roger...

Serena Williams To Return To Scene Of Alleged Racist Taunts?

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Serena Williams eased into the fourth round of the Australian Open and then revealed she has thought about ending her boycott of Indian Wells. The ...

Jamie Murray Collapses With Heat Stroke At Australian Open

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Jamie Murray collapsed with heat-stroke but battled his way into the second round of the men's doubles at the Australian Open alongside Australian par...

The Heat Is Off (Briefly) As Lightning Strikes In Melbourne (PICTURES)

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

It was so hot in Melbourne on Thursday one man literally did fry an egg, but lightning also struck at the Australian Open. A few storming (delibera...

PHOTOS: 16 Faces Suffering In The Severe Melbourne Heat

The Huffington Post | Elliot Wagland | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Melbourne's weather is unpredictable as the best of times but it's currently suffering under the intense heat. The city is currently experiencing t...

It's So Hot You Can Fry An Egg Down Under - Literally

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK Sport

Rather than putting another shrimp on the barbie, it is so hot Down Under at the Australian Open you can literally fry an egg in Melbourne. Tempera...

Australian Open 2014: Murray Questions Women's 'Preferential Treatment' In Heat

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has questioned why female tennis players receive preferential treatment at the Australian Open. Murray beat Japan's Go Soeda 6-1 6-1 6-...

'Inhumane' Conditions At Australian Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray has warned the Australian Open it risks damaging the reputation of tennis after players were forced to play in searing heat in Melbourne. ...

LOOK: Murray Makes Easy Work Of Australian Opener

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Andy Murray's form matched the weather as he scorched into the second round of the Australian Open with victory over Japan's Go Soeda. It was just ...

LOOK: Deja Vu As More Brits Fail In Australia

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

With England's Ashes nightmare still fresh in the memory, perhaps is should come as no surprise that more Brits are failing to enjoy the Aussie summer...

Mixed Results For Brits Ahead Of Aussie Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

On the eve of the first Grand Slam, there have been mixed fortunes for Britain's leading tennis players. Andy Murray, who has been recovering from ...

Watson Faces 'Big Challenge' Ahead Of Australian Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

Heather Watson will have to go through a trial she thought she had left behind her in Melbourne this week. For the first time in seven grand slams ...

British Number One In Doubt For Autralian Open

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 23.01.2014 | UK Sport

British number one Laura Robson's participation in the Australian Open is in futher doubt after she was forced to retire injured from the Hobart Inter...

Federer To Be Coached By Edberg In New Year

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 27.12.2013 | UK Sport

Roger Federer is the latest men's tennis player to enlist the aid of a former professional, as it was announced Stefan Edberg would coach him for 10 w...

Becker To Join Djokovic's Coaching Team In 2014

The Huffington Post UK | Samuel Luckhurst | Posted 18.12.2013 | UK Sport

Boris Becker will join Novak Djokovic's coaching team in the new year. Becker will become Djokovic's new head coach, replacing Marian Vadja, who wi...

World Number 24 Čilić Banned After Positive Test

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 17.09.2013 | UK Sport

Marin Čilić will miss next year's Australian Open after he tested positive for a banned stimulant, the International Tennis Federation has announced...

Flushing Meadows' Arthur Ashe Court To Be Fitted With Retractable Roof

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 14.08.2013 | UK Sport

The US Open's Arthur Ashe Stadium will be fitted with a retractable roof, the United States Tennis Association has announced. Details will be revea...

Melbourne - 5 Things to Do for Sports Lovers

Ben Whitmarsh | Posted 27.08.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Ben Whitmarsh

Melbourne is a place that likes to think of itself as the sporting capital of Australia. Given the Aussies obsession with anything that runs, jumps or plays with a ball, that probably makes Melbourne the sporting capital of the world.