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Jan 16, 2018
Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer begins title defence in style, heavily-strapped Garbine Muguruza advancesFederer, rated as the favourite to win his 20th Grand Slam title, thrilled the Rod Laver Arena crowd with a virtuoso performance.
Jan 15, 2018
Australian Open 2018: Stars, fans back LGBTQ rights but mum on renaming of Margaret Court ArenaTennis legend Margaret Court had been an outspoken opponent to Australia's national referendum on gay marriage, which passed by a wide margin late in 2017.
Jan 12, 2018
Australian Open 2018: Billie Jean King calls for Margaret Court Arena to be renamed, says she'd refuse to play thereCourt, now a church pastor, drew fire last year for saying she would avoid Qantas airline for its support of same-sex marriage, which became law in her homeland in December following a referendum.
Jan 11, 2018
Serena Williams eyes more titles, says motherhood may make her a better playerSerena Williams isn't quite back on tour, but she says she wants more Grand Slam titles and may be an even better player after becoming a mother.
Dec 20, 2017
Novak Djokovic to warm up for Australian Open 2018 by playing in Tie Break Tens at MelbourneDjokovic and volatile Australian Nick Kyrgios will headline the eight-man Tie Break Tens tournament at Margaret Court Arena at Melbourne Park on 10 January.
Dec 12, 2017
Serena Williams drops hint about potential return, says 'be excited' in latest Instagram postAmerican Serena Williams dropped a large hint that she could soon be back on court competing when she posted an Instagram photo of a pair of dazzling gold and white tennis shoes.
Nov 17, 2017
How Australian athletes shaped history by campaigning for same-sex marriage as nation voted 'yes'Different sporting organisations in the country, both local and national, publicly backed the 'yes' campaign and called for equal marriage rights for all Australians.
Nov 05, 2017
Serena Williams can 'absolutely' break Margaret Court's Grand Slam record, believes Steffi Graf"Everything that Serena has shown over her career just makes you believe that if she has that in her sights then she will go after it and achieve it." Steffi Graf said.
Sep 11, 2017
Former stars divided over Serena Williams' decision to defend Australian Open title after pregnancySerena Williams is targeting a return to competitive tennis next January to defend her Australian Open title, but two former stars who became parents question her ability to regain top form so soon after childbirth.
Aug 10, 2017
Serena Williams will find it difficult to make tennis comeback after childbirth, says Kim ClijstersClijsters completed the 'Mother of all Comebacks' when she won the US Open in 2009, just 18 months after giving birth to her first child.