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Tennis-Serena survives as her path clears with Azarenka loss

Jan 26th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Serena Williams and Stan Wawrinka wiped away their Parisian clay court nightmares to advance to the Australian Open quarter-finals on Monday as Williams's previously muddy path to the final cleared slightly with Victoria Azarenka crashing out.






Tennis-Keys opens door to first quarter-final

Jan 26th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 26 (Reuters) - Madison Keys advanced to her first grand slam quarter-final and underlined her pure hitting potential with a 6-2 6-4 victory over compatriot and namesake Madison Brengle on Monday.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Australia finally warms to beaten Azarenka

Jan 26th 2015
* Cibulkova reaches second consecutive Melbourne quarter-final






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Masterful Murray pays back dangerous Dimitrov

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Andy Murray avenged his shock loss at last year's Wimbledon and battled his way into his 16th successive grand slam quarter-final with a 6-4 6-7(5) 6-3 7-5 victory over Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open on Sunday.






WRAPUP 1-Tennis-Sweet revenge for Murray as old guard hold firm

Jan 25th 2015
* Local teenager Kyrgios roared home at Hisense Arena bear-pit (Writes through with late matches)






Tennis-Murray avenges Dimitrov loss to advance in Melbourne

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Andy Murray avenged his shock loss at last year's Wimbledon and battled his way into his 16th successive grand slam quarter-final with a 6-4 6-7(5) 6-3 7-5 victory over Bulgaria's Grigor Dimitrov at the Australian Open on Sunday.






UPDATE 3-Tennis-Australian Open men's singles round 4 results

Jan 25th 2015
Jan 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Men's Singles Round 4 matches on Sunday 6-Andy Murray (Britain) beat 10-Grigor Dimitrov (Bulgaria) 6-4 6-7(5) 6-3 7-5 Nick Kyrgios (Australia) beat Andreas Seppi (Italy) 5-7 4-6 6-3 7-6(5) 8-6 3-Rafa Nadal (Spain) beat 14-Kevin Anderson (South Africa) 7-5 6-1 6-4 7-Tomas Berdych (Czech Republic) beat Bernard Tomic (Australia) 6-2 7-6(3) 6-2






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Young and free Kyrgios makes Australians rejoice

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Teenager Nick Kyrgios ensured his compatriots would wake up to celebrate their national day on Monday by saving a match point against Andreas Seppi to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday.






Tennis-Halep halts Wickmayer to reach quarter-finals

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Third seed Simona Halep broke her hoodoo against Belgian Yanina Wickmayer with a 6-4 6-2 win to sail into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday.






UPDATE 3-Tennis-Australian Open women's singles round 4 results

Jan 25th 2015
Jan 25 (Infostrada Sports) - Results from the Australian Open Women's Singles Round 4 matches on Sunday 3-Simona Halep (Romania) beat Yanina Wickmayer (Belgium) 6-4 6-2 2-Maria Sharapova (Russia) beat 21-Peng Shuai (China) 6-3 6-0 10-Ekaterina Makarova (Russia) beat Julia Goerges (Germany) 6-3 6-2 7-Eugenie Bouchard (Canada) beat Irina Begu (Romania) 6-1 5-7 6-2






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Berdych crimps Australia's day at Melbourne Park

Jan 25th 2015
* Czech hoping to make final step up (Adds details, quotes)






Tennis-Tomic tees off at 'ridiculous' Australian Open scheduling

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Bernard Tomic bowed out of the Australian Open fourth round on Sunday with a stinging rebuke of the scheduling following his straight sets defeat by Tomas Berdych.






Tennis-Australian Open order of play

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Order of play on the main showcourts on day eight of the Australian Open on Monday (prefix denotes seeding; play begins at 0000 GMT on all courts).






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Today is a day to be happy, says encouraged Nadal

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Rafa Nadal savoured the best win of his campaign at Melbourne Park in felling South African Kevin Anderson 7-5 6-1 6-4 to storm into the Australian Open quarter-finals on Sunday but was reticent to talk up his chances of a 15th grand slam title.






Tennis-Nadal, Sharapova charge into quarters as top brass shine

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Former champions Rafa Nadal and Maria Sharapova charged into the quarter-finals of the Australian Open on Sunday, as the guardians of the tennis establishment crushed the grand slam dreams of upstart challengers.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Student Bouchard ready to be tested by Sharapova

Jan 25th 2015
* Lessons learned from last year, win over Begu (Adds details, quotes)






Tennis-Sharapova brushes aside Peng, sets up Bouchard showdown

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Maria Sharapova set up an enticing quarter-final showdown with Eugenie Bouchard at the Australian Open following a comfortable 6-3 6-0 fourth round victory over China's Peng Shuai on Sunday.






Tennis-Makarova marches into Australian Open quarter-finals

Jan 25th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 25 (Reuters) - Feisty Russian counter-puncher Ekaterina Makarova continued her love affair with Melbourne Park on Sunday by booking a place in the quarter-finals for a third time in four years with a 6-3 6-2 thrashing of Germany's Julia Goerges.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-American Keys upsets Kvitova to make fourth round

Jan 24th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 24 (Reuters) - American teenager Madison Keys toppled fourth seed Petra Kvitova 6-4 7-5 in an impressive display of clean hitting to reach the fourth round of the Australian Open on Saturday.






UPDATE 1-Tennis-Djoker hits the books, video to study opponents

Jan 24th 2015
MELBOURNE, Jan 24 (Reuters) - Top seed Novak Djokovic has justifiably been nicknamed 'The Djoker' on the men's tennis tour with his comical impersonations of fellow players but on Saturday he revealed he is also a bit of a swot.