Djokovic Defends his Australian Open Title in Test of Endurance

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 27, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Novak Djokovic created history on Sunday when he became the first male tennis player in the Open Era to win three consecutive Australian Open titles, overcoming a defiant Andy Murray … [Read more...]

The Wit and Wisdom of Li Na – 2013 Australian Open Edition

( January 27, 2013) Some people call her "Nails."  In her home country they refer to her as "Golden Flower" or "Big Sister Na." She is Li Na of China - 2011 Roland Garros champion and  2013 Australian Open finalist, who fell to Victoria Azarenka on … [Read more...]

Bryan Brothers Flawless in Capturing Australian Open Crown

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 26, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Bob and Mike Bryan won a record 13th Men’s Doubles crown at the Australian Open on Saturday night, destroying their opponents Robin Haase and Igor Sijsling 6-3, 6-4 in just 53 … [Read more...]

Azarenka Defends Australian Open Title in Topsy Turvy Final

By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 26, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Victoria Azarenka successfully defended her Australian Open title on Saturday at Melbourne Park after triumphing over Li Na in a drama filled final 4-6, 6-4, 6-3 in two hours … [Read more...]

Kyrgios and Konjuh Win Australian Open Junior Singles Titles

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 26, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Nick Kyrgios has been crowned the 2013 Australian Open Junior Boys’ champion after overpowering good friend and fellow Australian Thanasi Kokkinakis 7-6(4) 6-3 in one hour and … [Read more...]

Murray Victorious in Thriller Against Federer, Meets Djokovic in Final

By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 25, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Andy Murray ended the title hopes of Roger Federer on Friday night as he outplayed the Swiss champion in a high quality four hour five set semifinal 6-4, 6-7(5), 6-3, 6-7(2), … [Read more...]

Kyrgios and Kokkinakis set up All-Aussie Junior Boys’ Final at the Australian Open

  By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 25, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Newly crowned ITF Junior Boys’ world No. 1 Nick Kyrgios stormed into the Australian Open Junior Boys’ final after dominating eighth seed Filippo Baldi 6-2, 6-1 in just … [Read more...]

Effortless Djokovic Through to Third Consecutive Australian Open Final

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 24, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Novak Djokovic dominated fourth seed David Ferrer on Thursday night to progress through to his third successive Australian Open final.   It was a flawless Djokovic who … [Read more...]

Day 11 2013 Australian Open Doubles Update

By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 24, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - On semifinal day for the men’s doubles top seeds Bob and Mike Bryan won through to their ninth Australian Open final after defeating the Italian pairing of Simone Bolelli and … [Read more...]

Controversial Azarenka Advances into Final Over Stephens

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 24, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Victoria Azarenka halted the absorbing run of young American Sloane Stephens in the semifinals of the Australian Open on Thursday, defeating her 6-1, 6-4 in one hour and 41 minutes in … [Read more...]