Australian Open: Matteo Berrettini beats Gaels Monfils in quarterfinals, becomes 1st Italian man to achieve THIS feat | Tennis News

Seventh seed Matteo Berrettini overcame a spirited fightback from France’s Gael Monfils to win a five-set quarter-final and become the first Italian man to reach the semi-finals at the Australian Open, here on Tuesday. In a heavy-hitting performance at Rod Laver Arena, Berrettini beat France’s Monfils 6-4, 6-4, 3-6, 3-6, 6-2 in an epic three … Read more

Rafael Nadal focused on enjoying his tennis, not Grand Slam record | Tennis News

Rafa Nadal said there would be no regrets if he failed to claim another Grand Slam title after moving within two wins of a record 21st at the Australian Open. The Spanish great survived a five-set scare against Canada’s Denis Shapovalov at Rod Laver Arena on Tuesday to reach his seventh semi-finals at Melbourne Park. … Read more

Rafael Nadal excited by Denis Shapovalov clash in Australian Open quarters | Tennis News

World number one Ash Barty steps up her bid to emulate Chris O’Neil and give Australia a first home women’s singles champion at Melbourne Park since 1978. Rafa Nadal faces a tricky test in his quest for a men’s record 21st Grand Slam title when he takes on Denis Shapovalov in the Australian Open quarter-finals … Read more

Australian Open will be great with or without Novak Djokovic, says Rafael Nadal | Tennis News

Rafael Nadal on Saturday said the Australian Open is much more important than any one player while talking about his rival Novak Djokovic, who is currently fighting deportation from Australia. Ahead of the start of the season’s first Grand Slam on Monday, Nadal at Melbourne Park in his pre-event press conference said: “Australian Open will … Read more

Australian Open 2022: Novak Djokovic, Ashleigh Barty earn top seeds | Tennis News

Homeland favorite Ashleigh Barty and Serbia`s Novak Djokovic are the top seeds for the upcoming Australian Open. Barty, 25, has been the WTA year-end No. 1 three straight years but has never won the Grand Slam event, which begins Monday in Melbourne. The two-time Grand Slam champion`s best finish in the Australian Open was reaching … Read more