Australian Open-2018

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Linz Open 2019: Coco Gauff hails Roger Federer’s words of wisdom after first WTA title victory
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Linz Open 2019: Coco Gauff hails Roger Federer’s words of wisdom after first WTA title victory

Coco Gauff hailed Roger Federer for his words of wisdom as the 15-year-old US prodigy on Sunday became the youngest champion on the WTA Tour since 2004.

US Open 2019: An interactive timeline of defending champion Naomi Osaka's year since her breakthrough moment at Flushing Meadows
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US Open 2019: An interactive timeline of defending champion Naomi Osaka's year since her breakthrough moment at Flushing Meadows

Naomi Osaka has had a year to remember, winning two Grand Slam titles and reaching No 1 in the WTA Rankings, and in this timeline, we take you through the highs and lows of it.

New British No 1 Kyle Edmund wants Andy Murray to recover from injury quickly to win honour 'legitimately'
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New British No 1 Kyle Edmund wants Andy Murray to recover from injury quickly to win honour 'legitimately'

Edmund, who has not played since January after a hip injury in Melbourne, returns on tour to play the Masters 1000 event in Indian Wells.

Novak Djokovic's toughest hurdle after returning from injury will be in his mind, says Boris Becker
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Novak Djokovic's toughest hurdle after returning from injury will be in his mind, says Boris Becker

Former world number one Novak Djokovic's toughest hurdle when he returns to the ATP Tour after a long injury absence will be a mental one, believes former coach Boris Becker.

Mexican Open: Rafael Nadal pulls out of tournament after hip injury flares up
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Mexican Open: Rafael Nadal pulls out of tournament after hip injury flares up

Nadal, favoured to win the tournament, had been due to face fellow Spaniard Feliciano Lopez.

Rotterdam Open: Roger Federer says lighter schedule, breaks will help players improve their game
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Rotterdam Open: Roger Federer says lighter schedule, breaks will help players improve their game

The 36-year-old was sidelined for a significant period in 2016 with a knee injury and upon his return in 2017, Federer competed in just 12 tournaments and the move appears to have paid off.

Rotterdam Open: Stan Wawrinka falls to World 259 Tallon Griekspoor in first round; David Goffin beats Nicolas Mahut
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Rotterdam Open: Stan Wawrinka falls to World 259 Tallon Griekspoor in first round; David Goffin beats Nicolas Mahut

Wawrinka slumped to another surprise defeat by an outsider, after losing in the Australian Open second round to Tennys Sandgren and in the Sofia Open semi-finals to Mirza Basic.

Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova cruises into second round; Johanna Konta exacts revenge over Bernarda Pera
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Qatar Open: Petra Kvitova cruises into second round; Johanna Konta exacts revenge over Bernarda Pera

Kvitova — currently ranked 21 in the world as she continues her return to top-class tennis following a horrific knife attack over a year ago — won 6-0, 6-3.

Stan Wawrinka upbeat despite loss in Sofia Open semis, says his knee is getting better with every match
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Stan Wawrinka upbeat despite loss in Sofia Open semis, says his knee is getting better with every match

“I am moving well, I am playing well, but it is part of a process… to play more matches, to become more confident,” Stan Wawrinka said.

Rotterdam Open: Roger Federer aims to become oldest World No 1 after announcing participation in ATP Tour event
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Rotterdam Open: Roger Federer aims to become oldest World No 1 after announcing participation in ATP Tour event

Roger Federer is 155 points behind old rival Rafael Nadal in the rankings, with 180 points up for grabs for reaching the last four in the Netherlands.

Mexican Open: World No 1 Rafael Nadal eyes return from injury at Acapulco
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Mexican Open: World No 1 Rafael Nadal eyes return from injury at Acapulco

Nadal was forced to pull out of his Australian Open quarter-final against Marin Cilic in the fifth set two weeks ago due to a thigh injury.

Novak Djokovic undergoes 'small medical intervention' for lingering right elbow injury
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Novak Djokovic undergoes 'small medical intervention' for lingering right elbow injury

Djokovic admitted that he had been deluged with conflicting medical advice but opted for the procedure after rest and recuperation failed to cure his elbow injury.

St Petersburg Ladies' Trophy: Caroline Wozniacki ousted by Daria Kasatkina, Petra Kvitova thumps Jelena Ostapenko
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St Petersburg Ladies' Trophy: Caroline Wozniacki ousted by Daria Kasatkina, Petra Kvitova thumps Jelena Ostapenko

Fresh from her first ever Grand Slam title Wozniacki had raced to the quarter-finals but had been expecting Kasatkina to give her a difficult time.

Roger Federer wins 6th Australian Open title: An interactive look at the numbers behind his 20 Grand Slam trophies
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Roger Federer wins 6th Australian Open title: An interactive look at the numbers behind his 20 Grand Slam trophies

Roger Federer became the first man to win 20 Grand Slam titles when he defeated Marin Cilic in the Australian Open final. Here's a look at the incredible numbers in his record-breaking career.

Davis Cup: No Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal, but plenty at stake as countries start their campaigns this weekend
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Davis Cup: No Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal, but plenty at stake as countries start their campaigns this weekend

Just five days after the conclusion of the Australian Open, tennis shifts its attention to the Davis Cup this weekend.

Lleyton Hewitt says controversial Bernard Tomic unlikely to play for Australian Davis Cup team again
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Lleyton Hewitt says controversial Bernard Tomic unlikely to play for Australian Davis Cup team again

The 25-year-old Tomic failed to advance to the main draw of this month's Australian Open after losing in the final round of qualifying.

Roger Federer wins 20th Grand Slam: How the world of sports changed in between his first Major title and now
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Roger Federer wins 20th Grand Slam: How the world of sports changed in between his first Major title and now

A look at what the sporting landscape looked like back in July 2003 when Roger Federer won his first Grand Slam and how it has changed since then:

Australian Open 2018: Not humility or fragility, Roger Federer's tears define his strength, reinforce his genius
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Australian Open 2018: Not humility or fragility, Roger Federer's tears define his strength, reinforce his genius

Roger Federer's tears are an agent of disempowerment that takes the ‘meta’ out of metaphysical and makes him ‘normal’. In other words, one of us.

Australian Open champion Roger Federer trails Rafael Nadal by 155 points; Caroline Wozniacki tops WTA rankings
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Australian Open champion Roger Federer trails Rafael Nadal by 155 points; Caroline Wozniacki tops WTA rankings

World No 2 Federer is just 15 points behind World No 1 Rafael Nadal after winning the Australian Open.

Hyeon Chung aims to break into top 10, hopes Australian Open 2018 heroics makes tennis popular in South Korea
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Hyeon Chung aims to break into top 10, hopes Australian Open 2018 heroics makes tennis popular in South Korea

Chung, who beat six-time champion Novak Djokovic in the fourth round, was forced to retire from his semis clash with eventual champion Roger Federer.