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Impressive Edmund sees off Istomin to reach third round

Kyle Edmund reaches the third round of the Australian Open for the first time with a comprehensive win over Denis Istomin.

'Lucky' Robson on Vegas shooting, retirement thoughts and 2018 goals

Laura Robson and Coco Vandeweghe lose in the Australian Open women's doubles first round.

Australian Open 2018: Nick Kyrgios sets up clash with Jo-Wilfried Tsonga

Nick Kyrgios gives the home fans plenty to enjoy as he beat Viktor Troicki to reach the Australian Open third round.

Kostyuk, 15, becomes youngest player into third round at Slam since 1997

Marta Kostyuk becomes the youngest player to reach the third round of a Grand Slam since 1997 as the 15-year-old beats Olivia Rogowska.

Australian Open: 2018 Top seed Rafael Nadal beats Leonardo Mayer

Top seed Rafael Nadal progresses to the last 32 of the Australian Open with a straight-set victory over Leonardo Mayer.

Australian Open 2018: Johanna Konta to face Bernarda Pera on day four

Johanna Konta will have to cope with soaring temperatures when she plays Bernarda Pera in the Australian Open second round on Thursday.

Wozniacki saves match points before beating Fett

Second seed Caroline Wozniacki fights back from two match points down to beat Jana Fett in the Australian Open second round.

Federer starts title defence with champion performance

Defending champion Roger Federer outclasses Aljaz Bedene to reach the Australian Open second round.

Konta beats Brengle to reach Australian Open second round

Britain's Johanna Konta makes swift progress into the second round of the Australian Open with victory over American Madison Brengle.

Six-time champion Djokovic returns with win over Young

Novak Djokovic returns to action for the first time since Wimbledon with a one-sided win over Donald Young at the Australian Open.

'I did everything in my power' but Watson goes out in first round

Heather Watson's Australian Open campaign ends with a disappointing first-round defeat by world number 54 Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan.

Djokovic denies Australian Open boycott claims

Novak Djokovic rejects claims he is "greedy" and denies calling for a boycott of next year's Australian Open in pursuit of greater prize money.

Australian Open 2018: Maria Sharapova beats Tatjana Maria to reach second round

Maria Sharapova powers into the Australian Open second round with a straight-set win over Germany's Tatjana Maria.

Halep beats wildcard Aiava to progress after ankle scare

World number one Simona Halep sees off teenage wildcard Destanee Aiava to reach the Australian Open second round.

Novak Djokovic calls for a players' union to demand greater prize money

Novak Djokovic, who has won $110m career prize money, says male players should demand greater pay at ATP tournaments and Grand Slams.

Sport on the BBC: Best of this week's TV & radio coverage

This week's sport on the BBC includes Australian Open tennis, Premier League football, Masters snooker and one-day cricket between England and Australia.

Australian Open: Greg Rusedski's predictions - who will win?

Former British number one Greg Rusedski gives us his predictions for the first Grand Slam of 2018.

Novak Djokovic happy with comeback match & set for Australian Open

Novak Djokovic intends to play in the Australian Open, after saying he is ''very happy" with the way his comeback match went'.

Brisbane International: Johanna Konta makes it through to quarter-finals

British number one Johanna Konta makes it through to the quarter-finals of the Brisbane International after a 4-6 6-1 6-4 win against Ajla Tomljanovic.

Marion Bartoli: 'I can't wait to be back on the tennis court'

Former Wimbledon champion Marion Bartoli "can't wait to get back on the tennis court" on the WTA Tour, more than four years after retiring.

Wimbledon 2013: Marion Bartoli wins Wimbledon title

France's Marion Bartoli beats Sabine Lisicki 6-1 6-4 to become the 2013 Wimbledon ladies' singles champion.

Fissette partnership 'ran its natural course' - Johanna Konta on coach change

British number one Johanna Konta tells BBC Sport she split with coach Wim Fissette because their relationship had 'ran its natural course'.

BBC Sport advent calendar: Fans tussle over Jack Sock's towel at Wimbledon

Day nine of BBC Sport's advent calendar looks back on two fans tussling over American Jack Sock's towel at Wimbledon.

Davis Cup: Lucas Pouille win seals title for France

France seal their 10th Davis Cup title as Lucas Pouille beats Belgium's Steve Darcis in a deciding final match.

Jana Novotna: From losing Wimbledon in 1993 to finally winning in 1998

Jana Novotna was consoled by the Duchess of Kent after losing the Wimbledon final in 1993 - five years later she won the title at SW19.

I want more Grand Slams but I don't need them, says Serena

Serena Williams says that she "absolutely wants", but does not need, more Grand Slam titles as she targets Margaret Court's record.

'A great journey, with a bad ending': Bedene defends nationality switch

Tennis player Aljaz Bedene insists he has not let anyone down by switching his allegiance back from Britain to Slovenia.

From Commonwealth gold to retiring at 26

Scottish Commonwealth Games gold medallist Jocelyn Rae looks back on a tennis career hampered by injury and cut short at 26.

Andy Murray: Will surgery give three-time Grand Slam champion new lease of life?

Andy Murray is unlikely to be world number one again but everyone in tennis should cheer if hip surgery gives him a new lease of life, says Russell Fuller.

Wimbledon 2017: Can you beat the legends and win the title at SW19?

Can you triumph at SW19? Battle your way through seven rounds against the biggest names in tennis history.



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