Tennis

9 December 2017

Cilic Confirms Split

Marin Cilic has taken to social media to confirm he has split with Swedish coach Jonas Bjorkman after 16 months. The Croatian drafted in Bjorkman, who has also worked with ...
8 December 2017

Nadal Not Looking to Match Federer

Rafael Nadal isn't thinking about retirement just yet but he doesn't expect to match great rival Roger Federer. The two stars resumed their rivalry in earnest in 2017 as Nadal, ...
8 December 2017

Kuznetsova out of Australian Open

Australian Open organisers have confirmed world No.12 Svetlana Kuznetsova will miss the Grand Slam event following wrist surgery. The 32-year-old's name was missing from the list of official entries for ...
7 December 2017

Hewitt Warns of Duo's Resurgence

Lleyton Hewitt says Andy Murray and Novak Djokovic should not be ruled out of contention for the 2018 Australian Open. Murray, who has finished runner-up Down Under a record five ...
7 December 2017

Fed Played 'Risky' Game - Nadal

Roger Federer's decision to miss out part of the 2017 season to maintain his fitness levels was a risk, according to Rafael Nadal. The 36-year-old veteran enjoyed a renaissance this ...
6 December 2017

Konta Reveals Joyce As New Coach

British number one Johanna Konta has revealed that American Michael Joyce will replace Wim Fissette as her new coach. Belgian Fissette was in Konta's corner this year as she reached ...
6 December 2017

Tiley Expecting Serena to Return in Melbourne

Craig Tiley, tournament director of the Melbourne Open, is confident Serena Williams will make her comeback in January. The American won the 2017 Australian Open earlier this year and she ...
5 December 2017

Wozniacki Explains Bajin Split

Caroline Wozniacki believes she has had a good run with assistant coach and sparring partner Sascha Bajin but it was time for a change. Wozniacki has formed a good relationship ...
4 December 2017

Reduced Djokovic Role for Agassi

Andre Agassi will spend less time with Novak Djokovic next year as Radek Stepanek has joined his coaching team. Djokovic confirmed Stepanek had joined his coaching team on Instagram last ...
4 December 2017

Stosur Plans Fed Cup Return

World number 41 Sam Stosur says she hopes to return to the Australian Fed Cup team in 2018. Stosur holds the Australian record for most Fed Cup singles victories but ...
4 December 2017

Federer Unlikely to Represent Switzerland Again

Roger Federer has revealed he's unlikely to ever represent Switzerland in the Davis Cup or at the Olympics again. Federer is expected to again streamline his schedule in 2018 in ...
4 December 2017

Konta Hails Murray Support

British number one Johanna Konta has hailed Andy Murray for the Scot's support of her and the women's game. Murray has often spoken out in support for the stars of ...

2 December 2017

Fitness the Key for Delpo

Juan Martin del Potro's coach Sebastian Prieto believes his player can challenge for titles in 2018 if he manages to avoid injury. The Argentine looked set to become a leading ...
2 December 2017

Wawrinka Eyes Annacone Reunion

Stan Wawrinka admits he was "shocked" that Magnus Norman quit as his coach and is considering Paul Annacone as a replacement. Wawrinka won three Grand Slam titles during his four ...
1 December 2017

Williams Still Aiming for 2020 Games

Venus Williams remains focused on playing at the 2020 Olympics, admitting she has "no plans of stopping anytime soon". The 37-year-old American has climbed back to number five in the ...
1 December 2017

Stan Eyes Successful Return

Stan Wawrinka is confident he will be ready in time for the Australian Open following his knee injury. The 32-year-old has not played since his first-round exit at Wimbledon, going ...
30 November 2017

New Canada Role for Dancevic

Canada has named Frank Dancevic as its new Davis Cup captain after Martin Laurendeau left to focus on coaching Denis Shapovalov. Laurendeau is leaving behind a role he has held ...
30 November 2017

Troicki Brings in Pashanski

World number 55 Viktor Troicki has confirmed fellow Serbian Boris Pashanski as his new coach ahead of the 2018 season. The 31-year-old has been searching for a new coach in ...
29 November 2017

Federer Opens Up on Retirement Speculation

Roger Federer has admitted he's edging ever closer to retirement at the age of 36 but the Swiss ace has no plans to quit any time soon. Federer has just ...
29 November 2017

Williams in Race for Australia

Serena Williams' coach has admitted that a decision is yet to be made over whether she will be ready to play in the Australian Open. The 36-year-old missed the majority ...
28 November 2017

Kuznetsova Set to Miss Aussie Open

Svetlana Kuznetsova says she is likely to miss the 2018 Australian Open in January due to a problematic injury to her left wrist. World number 12 Kuznetsova has been hampered ...
28 November 2017

Joyce Confirms Azarenka Split

Michael Joyce has confirmed he has ended his coaching responsibilities with Victoria Azarenka after less than a year together. Azarenka joined forces with Joyce at the start of 2017 but ...
27 November 2017

Safin Takes Nadal Over Federer

Two-time Grand Slam champion Marat Safin feels Rafael Nadal's work-rate means he is a more "impressive" player than Roger Federer. Federer's 2017 revival has seen the Swiss legend take his ...
27 November 2017

Ferrer to Return to Auckland in Search of Fifth Title

David Ferrer has confirmed that he will return to Auckland in search of his fifth tournament title at the ASB Classic in January. The experienced Spaniard will bid to become ...