Australian Open 2018: Marin Cilic gives himself, and the lost generation, another shot at a Grand Slam title
Soft-spoken off-court, Cilic’s booming shots create quite the racket on it. Not many of his generation have had a third shot at a Grand Slam. Then again, he’s probably worked the hardest for it.
On paper it looks hugely one-sided. Federer, a 19-time Grand Slam champion and veteran of 382 Slam showdowns over 20 years, up against an unseeded 21-year-old lining up for just his 17th match at a major.
Marin Cilic dominated British hope Kyle Edmund in straight sets to become the first Croatian to reach the final of the Australian Open on Thursday.
Chung, Korea’s latest sporting sensation, will run into the evergreen Federer and his mountain of history on Friday.
Highlights, Australian Open 2018, semi-finals: Marin Cilic wins; Simona Halep outlasts Angelique Kerber in epic
It's time for the semi-finals at Australian Open. Can Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki continue their quest for a maiden Grand Slam title? Follow our live blog to find out.
Australian Open 2018: Simona Halep beats Angelique Kerber in thriller to set up finale against Caroline Wozniacki
World number one Simona Halep set up an Australian Open final against Caroline Wozniacki after a thrilling 6-3, 4-6, 9-7 battle past former champion Angelique Kerber on Thursday.
Australian Open 2018: Serena Williams tells Tennys Sandgren to apologise to 'entire group of people' over controversial tweets
Serena Williams called on Tennys Sandgren to apologise on Wednesday after the unheralded American exited the Australian Open amid a backlash over his political views.
Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer reveals he reached out to Rafael Nadal wishing him speedy recovery
Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal might be arch-rivals on court but off it they are good friends and the compassionate Swiss star has been worried about the injured World No 1.
Australian Open 2018: Caroline Wozniacki overcomes late wobble to defeat Elise Mertens and reach final
Caroline Wozniacki is one match away from ending her Grand Slam title drought after overcoming a late wobble to beat unseeded Elise Mertens.
Australian Open 2018, women’s semi-finals preview: Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki continue quest for 1st Slam title
Simona Halep, Caroline Wozniacki, Angelique Kerber and Elise Mertens are the last four women left standing at the Australian Open. Here's a look at how they stack up.
Australian Open 2018: Kyle Edmund’s improved tenacity could help him kill another giant in Marin Cilic
Edmund’s improved physical and mental tenacity in Melbourne, especially during his five-set win over Nikoloz Basilashvili in near 40 degree Celsius heat, has earned him a glowing report in every experts’ book.
Bopanna and Babos kept a steady lead throughout the duel and managed to score more winners in both their first and second serves to eke out the victory.
Australian Open 2018: Angelique Kerber-Simona Halep tie headlines semis; Caroline Wozniacki takes on Elise Mertens
Halep is the player tasked with stopping 2016 winner Kerber. Wozniacki, who has never quite lived up to the hype in the majors, wQill need to overcome Mertens, who is in the last four on her Australian Open debut.
Australian Open 2018: Hyeon Chung sails into semi-finals along with veterans Roger Federer, Angelique Kerber on Day 10
Federer will play South Korean Hyeon Chung in the semi-final while Angelique Kerber will face off against Simona Halep for a spot in the final.
Australian Open 2018: Roger Federer brushes past Tomas Berdych to reach 14th semi-final at Melbourne
Federer's latest victory was his 92nd in 105 matches in Melbourne to make the Australian Open his most successful Grand Slam in terms of matches won along with Wimbledon.
Australian Open 2018: Karolina Pliskova criticises organisers for late-night matches after Simona Halep loss
Pliskova was trampled 6-3, 6-2 by World No 1 Simona Halep in a match that started just before 4:00 pm on Wednesday.
Halep overcame a shaky start to reel off nine games in a row and 12 of the last 14 games to recover from 0-3 en route to a 6-3, 6-2 victory over Pliskova on Rod Laver Arena.
The 16-time Grand Slam champion Nadal had a scan in a Melbourne hospital after he retired early in the fifth set of his match with Croatia's Marin Cilic on Tuesday.
Australian Open 2018: Lleyton Hewitt feels it is unfair if only some top players get to play under closed roofs
Hewitt said, "If they (top players) get through that match, the other guy would not be able to come through physically in the next two days and that will be unfair"
Sandgren has been accused of homophobia and racism in recent days on social media and queried about following right-wing nationalists on Twitter and other online platforms.