Australian cyclist Gerrans announces retirement
Simon Gerrans, who won two stages of the Tour de France and is the only Australian to have won two of cycling's one-day classics, has announced he will retire at the end of the 2018 season.
Farmer wins vacant junior lightweight title
Tevin Farmer won a vacant junior lightweight title with a unanimous 12-round decision over Billy Dib on Friday at Technology Park in Redfern, Australia.
Ian Stanley dies at 69 after battle with cancer
Charismatic Australian golfer Ian Stanley, who was a prolific winner on his home tour before making his mark on the European seniors circuit, has died at 69.
Tiger starts Masters with Leishman, Fleetwood
Tiger Woods will be paired with Tommy Fleetwood and Marc Leishman for the first two rounds at the Masters, while defending champ Sergio Garcia will play with Justin Thomas and Doc Redman.
Steelers' Aussie punter Berry earns contract extension
Aussie punter Jordan Berry has been signed to a one-year extension by the Pittsburgh Steelers.
Cilic blames slow start to final on closed roof
Marin Cilic said it was tough to acclimatize to playing the Australian Open final under a closed roof against Roger Federer indoors after practicing outdoors earlier in the day when the temperature reached a high of 100 degrees.
Roger that! Federer wins Aussie for 20th Slam
Roger Federer won his 20th Grand Slam singles title on Sunday, defeating Marin Cilic in a tense, back-and-forth Australian Open final 6-2, 6-7 (5), 6-3, 3-6, 6-1.
Wozniacki wins Aussie Open for 1st Slam title
Caroline Wozniacki captured her first Grand Slam title at the Australian Open, rebounding in the third set to beat Simona Halep 7-6 (2), 3-6, 6-4.
Korda, Liang win Australian Open junior titles
American Sebastian Korda has an Australian Open title to match that of his father -- 1998 champion Petr Korda -- after winning the boys' singles title Saturday.
Federer into Aussie final after Chung retires
Roger Federer will face Marin Cilic in Sunday's Australian Open final, aiming for a 20th Grand Slam title after Hyeon Chung retired from Friday's semifinal match in the second set.
Top seeds Halep, Wozniacki set up Open final
Simona Halep and Caroline Wozniacki, the top two seeds in the women's field at the Australian Open, will face off in the final at Melbourne Park as each player seeks her first career Grand Slam victory.
Federer moves into semifinals at Aussie Open
Roger Federer is through to the semifinals in Australia, where he will face Hyeon Chung, the first Korean to reach the semifinal of a Grand Slam event.
Kerber routs Keys, gets No. 1 Halep in semis
Angelique Kerber is through to the Australian Open semifinals after a commanding 6-1, 6-2 win over Madison Keys.
Sandgren deletes tweets to 'move forward'
Australian Open quarterfinalist Tennys Sandgren said that he deleted several years of tweets to "move forward" and create a "version of a cleaner start" after he was questioned about his connections with right-wing activists on social media.
Nadal retires against Cilic in Aussie quarters
Rafael Nadal is out of the Australian Open after retiring in the fifth set of his quarterfinal match with Marin Cilic with an upper right leg injury. Cilic will play Kyle Edmund, who upset No. 3-ranked Grigor Dimitrov, in the semifinals.
Wozniacki, Mertens reach Aussie Open semis
Second-seeded Caroline Wozniacki defeated Carla Suarez Navarro early Wednesday while Elise Mertens ousted No. 4 Elina Svitolina on Tuesday to reach the Australian Open semifinals.
Kerber prevails, gets Keys at Open quarters
US Open finalist Madison Keys has advanced to the Australian Open quarterfinals with a 6-3, 6-2 win over eighth-seeded Caroline Garcia of France.
Chung upsets Djokovic; Federer into quarters
Six-time champion Novak Djokovic was knocked out of the Australian Open, beaten 7-6 (4), 7-5, 7-6 (3) in the fourth round by Hyeon Chung. Roger Federer beat Marton Fucsovics to make into the final eight.
Nadal sets up quarterfinals clash with Cilic
Top-seeded Rafael Nadal overcame a pesky Diego Schwartzman at the Australian Open to set up a quarterfinals match against Marin Cilic. In other action, Kyle Edmund reached his first Grand Slam quarterfinal after defeating Andreas Seppi.
Wozniacki cruises into Open quarterfinals
Caroline Wozniacki raced by Magdalena Rybarikova on Sunday at the Australian Open and will next play Carla Suarez Navarro, who came back from a set and 4-1 down to beat No. 32 Anett Kontaveit 4-6, 6-4, 8-6.
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