Novak Djokovic thrashes Daniil Medvedev in straight sets to win his 18th Grand Slam title in Melbourne.
Novak Djokovic beat Daniil Medvedev to win his ninth Australian Open championship and 18th Grand Slam title.
Nine finals, nine championships. Novak Djokovic beat Daniil Medvedev 7-5, 6-2, 6-2 for a third Australian Open trophy in a row and 18th Grand Slam.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Novak Djokovic’s Australian Open dominance is intact — nine finals, nine championships.
Novak Djokovic lost his first career Grand Slam final at the U.S. Open. Then he won his second, which came at the Australian Open.
Japan’s Naomi Osaka claims victory over the 22nd-seeded Jennifer Brady, winning her fourth major crown at the age of 23.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The trouble for Naomi Osaka at Grand Slam tournaments comes in Week 1. Get beyond that stage at the hard-court majors, though, and start preparing to etch her name on the trophy.
Japan's Naomi Osaka beat American Jennifer Brady in the women's singles final at the Australian Open tennis championship for her fourth major title.
Naomi Osaka won her fourth title in her past eight appearances at a Slam, winning the Australian Open on Saturday by beating Jennifer Brady 6-4, 6-3.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Daniil Medvedev simply does not lose right now. Not to Top 10 opponents. Not to anyone, really. Certainly not to a drained Stefanos Tsitsipas in the Australian Open semifinals.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — As Serena Williams walked off the court after her latest so-close-yet-so-far bid for a 24th Grand Slam title ended with a loss to Naomi Osaka at the Australian Open, the 39-year-old American paused and put her hand on her chest while thousands of spectators rose to applaud.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Rafael Nadal's bid for a 21st Grand Slam title ends in a 5-set quarterfinal loss to Tsitsipas at the Australian Open.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams was not pleased with the way her play suddenly was slipping in the Australian Open quarterfinals.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Inside an empty Rod Laver Arena, the fluttering of a photographer's camera suddenly seemed all too distracting before a player served.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The Australian Open will be allowed to continue but without crowds for at least five days after the Victoria state government imposed a lockdown starting Saturday in response to a COVID-19 outbreak at a quarantine hotel.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Serena Williams withdrew from an Australian Open tuneup tournament citing a right shoulder injury on Friday within hours of setting up a semifinal match against top-ranked Ash Barty.
MIAMI (AP) — Tony Trabert, a five-time Grand Slam singles champion and former No. 1 player who went on to successful careers as a Davis Cup captain, broadcaster and executive, has died. He was 90 years old.
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — Players were isolating and getting tested for COVID-19 instead of playing tuneup tournaments four days before the Australian Open as concern grew over the impact on the year’s first tennis major.
MELBOURNE (AP) — Some players preparing for the Australian Open will have to isolate until they return a negative test for COVID-19 after a worker at one of the tournament’s quarantine hotels tested positive for the virus.
With a coronavirus-enforced quarantine coming to an end, the world’s elite tennis players will go from two of the quietest weeks of their lives in Australia to three of the busiest.