The two-time Grand Slam champion defeated the German, 6-1, 6-2, 6-3. (AP) Andy Murray believes that youngster Alexander Zverev will eventually move up in the rankings, but said that the 18-year-old German has a lot of work ahead. Read more
The 47th-ranked player will meet Zheng in the second round. (AP) MELBOURNE—When Johanna Konta saw the Australian Open draw and learned that she would be facing former No. 1 Venus Williams, she said that she would be happy even if the match only lasted an hour. Read more
No one expected the German to win, but fans around the globe did get to see how talented he is. (AP) How did he do that? On Day 2 of the Australian Open, unseeded German Alexander Zverev faced a brutally difficult task in the form of world No. 2 Andy Murray. Read more
The 20-year-old advanced to the second round with a 7-6 (5), 6-1 win over Diyas. (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Madison Keys is starting the new season with a new coach – who is a man – which is going well now that he’s toned down the topspin. Read more
Garbine Muguruza needed only an hour to advance through the first round, beating No. 85-ranked Anett Kontaveit, 6-0, 6-4. (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The latest from the Australian Open on Tuesday (all times local): 2:03 p.m. Venus Williams has been knocked out of the first round 6-4, 6-2 by... Read more
The Canadian beat Krunic in straight sets Read more
The top players said they doubted that match fixing was happening at the elite level of the sport. (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Roger Federer has heard enough speculation about match-fixing in tennis. If players are suspected of corruption, he wants names. Read more
Her Day 1 loss to Putintseva lasted three hours and 12 minutes. (AP) MELBOURNE—Former No. 1 Caroline Wozniacki was upset in the first round of the Australian Open by world No. 76 Yulia Putintseva, 1-6, 7-6 (3), 6-4. The No. 16 seed was also quite upset in the press room. Read more
The No. 3-seeded Swiss star is appearing in a record 65th consecutive major. (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) The latest from the Australian Open on Monday (all times local): 11:30 p.m. Jo-Wilfried Tsonga wrapped up play on the first day of the Australian Open with a 6-4, 4-6, 6-4, 6-2... Read more
The Long Island native won 7-6 (4), 7-6 (6), 7-6 (5). (AP) MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) Noah Rubin surprised more than a few people with his upset win over 17th-seeded Benoit Paire at the Australian Open on Monday. Read more