January 23, 2022 11:31 (IST)
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Australian Open: Andy Murray delivers warrior's blow to clinch victory

Melbourne/UNI: Britain's Andy Murray delivered a warrior’s blow by winning a five-set battle on Tuesday over Georgian 21st seed Nikoloz Basilashvili as he appeared for the first time at the Melbourne Park three years after.

Australian Open: Rafael Nadal moves to Round 2

Melbourne/UNI: Twenty-time Grand Slam champion Rafael Nadal started his Australian Open campaign on a winning note on Monday, dominating Marcos Giron of the US to advance into the second round at the Rod Laver Arena here.

Novak Djokovic to be deported as loses appeal against Australian govt

Melbourne: Serbian Tennis icon Novak Djokovic on Sunday lost his appeal against the Australian government's decision to cancel his visa for a second time.

Australia: Novak Djokovic detained ahead of deportation appeal

Melbourne: Serbia's iconic Tennis player Novak Djokovic has been detained in Australia ahead of a court hearing which will ascertain whether he will stay in the country unvaccinated.

Australia revokes Novak Djokovic's visa for second time even after court verdict

Melbourne/IBNS: Australia has revoked tennis top seed Novak Djokovic's visa for the second time putting a brake on the 34-year-old sports icon's mission to clinch another Australian Open title, media reports said.

Novak Djokovic admits judgment error after Covid test

Canberra/UNI/Xinhua: World number one tennis player Novak Djokovic has acknowledged he made an "error of judgment" by not immediately isolating after testing positive for Covid-19.

Pleased and grateful, says Novak Djokovic after Australian court overturns visa cancellation order

Top tennis player Novak Djokovic said he was "pleased and grateful" that an Australia court overturned the order of cancelling his visa, fuelling the 34-year-old Serbian sportsman's ambition to win the 21st Grand Slam title in the upcoming Australian Open.

Naomi Osaka withdraws from Australian Open warm up tournament

Melbourne/UNI: Former World no. 1 tennis player Naomi Osaka on Saturday withdrew from the Australian Open warm up tournament due to an abdominal injury.

Novak Djokovic not being held captive: Australian Home Minister

Melbourne/UNI: Australian Home Affairs Minister Karen Andrews on Friday said that tennis ace Novak Djokovic has not been held captive and is free to leave the country at any time.

Australia denies Novak Djokovic entry for Australian Open, cancels visa

In an incident that has triggered a war of words, Australia has canceled tennis icon Novak Djokovic's visa denying him entry into the country where the top seed was aiming to play the Australian Open.

Novak Djokovic gets medical 'exemption permission' to play Australian Open

Melbourne: Serbian Tennis star Novak Djokovic on Tuesday confirmed that he will be playing the Australian Open tournament this month after receiving a medical exemption permission from having a Covid-19 vaccination.

Unvaccinated players to be barred from Australian Open

Canberra/UNI/Xinhua: The Australian state of Victoria announced that no athlete who has not been fully vaccinated will be allowed to participate in major events, including the upcoming Australian Open in January 2022.

Novak Djokovic beats Medvedev in final, clinch ninth Australian Open title

Melbourne/UNI: World No 1 Novak Djokovic clinched record-extending ninth Australian Open title after beating Daniil Medvedev in straight sets in the men’s final, here on Sunday.

Naomi Osaka beats Jennifer Brady to clinch Australian Open title

Melbourne: Japan's Naomi Osaka emerged as the dominant winner in the Australian Open as she defeated American Jennifer Brady to clinch the title here on Saturday.

Australian Open: Daniil Medvedev beats Tsitsipas to enter final, will face Djokovic

Melbourne/UNI: Russia's Daniil Medvedev reached the Australian Open final for the first time with a dominant victory against Stefanos Tsitsipas, here on Friday.