Li Na Ousts Sharapova to Advance to Second Australian Open Final

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 24, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Li Na won through to her second Australian Open final after impressively defeating Maria Sharapova 6-2, 6-2 in one hour and 33 minutes.   “Beginning of the match I was … [Read more...]

Federer Survives Resurgent Tsonga to Advance to Semifinals

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 23, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Melbourne -Roger Federer progressed through to his 33rd career Grand Slam semifinal at the Australian Open by defeating Jo-Wilfried Tsonga in a thrilling five set encounter 7-6(4), 4-6, 7-6(4,) … [Read more...]

Australian Open Doubles Update Day 10

By Jaclyn Stacey   ( January 23, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - While the men’s and women’s singles quarterfinals have enthralled viewers of the Australian Open on day ten, on the outdoor courts the men’s, women’s and mixed doubles have … [Read more...]

Murray Races Through to Australian Open Semifinal

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 23, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Andy Murray raced into the semifinals of the Australian Open, crushing hard hitting Frenchman Jeremy Chardy 6-4, 6-1, 6-2 in one hour and 51 minutes.   The win was a … [Read more...]

Serena Williams Slayed by Rising Star Stephens in Australian Open Quarterfinals

By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 23, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - 19-year-old Sloane Stephens shocked the tennis world on Wednesday at the Australian Open, defeating 15-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams 3-6, 7-5, 6-4 and progressing … [Read more...]

Azarenka Continues Title Defense, Advances to Semifinals at Australian Open

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 23, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - World No. 1  Victoria Azarenka kept her title defense on track on Wednesday at Melbourne Park, progressing to the semifinals of the Australian Open with a 7-5 6-1 win over Svetlana … [Read more...]

Djokovic Fighting Fit With Win Over Berdych in Quarterfinals

By Jaclyn Stacey (January 22, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Novak Djokovic progressed through to the Australian Open semifinals after winning his quarterfinal match against fifth seed Tomas Berdych 6-1, 4-6, 6-1, 6-4 in two hours and 31 minutes … [Read more...]

Sharapova Continues Stunning Form to Reach Semifinals in Melbourne

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 22, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Maria Sharapova stormed into the semifinals of the Australian Open after crushing fellow Russian Ekaterina Makarova 6-2, 6-2 in 66 minutes.   Sharapova didn’t manage … [Read more...]

Ferrer Digs Deep to Overcome Almagro

  By Jaclyn Stacey (January 22, 2013) David Ferrer fought back from two sets to love down to overcome compatriot Nicolas Almagro in five sets 4-6, 4-6, 7-5, 7-6(4,) 6-3 and progress through to his second Australian Open … [Read more...]

Li Na Reaches Australian Open Semifinal After Defeating Radwanska

By Jaclyn Stacey   (January 22, 2013) MELBOURNE PARK, Australia - Li Na became the first player through to the Australian Open semifinals on Tuesday at Melbourne Park after she overcame fourth seed Agnieszka Radwanska 7-5, 6-3.   The … [Read more...]