Away from the drama, Ash Barty quietly building towards a legitimate shot at Australian...

January 17, 2019 4:18pmLiam FitzGibbonSource: FOX SPORTSAshleigh Barty waves to the crowd after defeating China’s Yafan Wang.Source: AAPSomewhat lost in the Aussie tennis mayhem at Melbourne Park this week is the fact the nation has a genuine contender...

Australian Open 2019: live scores, results, Day 4 order of play for Thursday 17...

January 17, 2019 4:29pmby Staff writersSource: FOX SPORTSYulia Putintseva gestures to the crowd after her lossSource: FOX SPORTSJapanese star Kei Nishikori is through to the Australian Open third round after perhaps the match of the tournament so far.The...

Australian Open 2019: Unheralded Aussie Kimberly Birrell stuns 29th seed Donna Vekic in second...

January 16, 2019 5:31pmMax Laughton@maxlaughtonSource: FOX SPORTSAustralia's Kimberly Birrell smiles during her second round match against Croatia's Donna Vekic at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019. (AP Photo/Aaron Favila)Source: APUnheralded Aussie wildcard...

Anonymous golfers were asked to choose one word to describe Patrick Reed — results...

January 17, 2019 1:45pmby NY Post, with staff writersSource: NY PostSo, people don’t love Patrick Reed.Source: AFPWe’ve known for some time Patrick Reed has few fans on the PGA Tour.But a new anonymous survey answered by players of...

Lleyton Hewitt saddles up for 22nd Open campaign

Davis Cup slugger Jordan Thompson has no problem with Australian captain Lleyton Hewitt taking a youngster’s place in the Australian Open men’s doubles draw.Fresh from laughing off Bernard Tomic’s plea to “go away”, Hewitt will saddle up for...

UFC Brooklyn: The award-winning calculus teacher and former aerospace engineer behind T.J. Dillashaw’s meticulous...

January 17, 2019 12:55pmby APSource: FOX SPORTST.J. Dillashaw is looking slim.Source: AFPAlthough T.J. Dillashaw has a wife and a young son in a beautiful home in Orange County, he spends much of his professional life several miles away...

Roger Federer reveals he was put off by Serena Williams’ ‘aura’ when they faced...

January 16, 2019 7:25pmby Staff writersSource: FOX SPORTSRoger Federer during the match against Daniel Evans.Source: AAPNot much gets Roger Federer flustered but the 20-time grand slam winner has admitted to being thrown off his game when facing off...

Australian Open crowd clash over headband causes a stir

Two stubborn fans at the Australian Open have snarled their way to 15 seconds of fame with one of the pettiest squabbles Melbourne Park has seen.A video showing two women arguing and tussling over an item of clothing...

The new Marcos Baghdatis: Why the Greeks are making noise about young star Stefanos...

January 16, 2019 8:42pmJosh Gabelich@gabelichjoshSource: FOX SPORTSGreece's Stefanos Tsitsipas walks past a Greece national flag.Source: AFPNot since Marcos Baghdatis made Melbourne Park his home away from home has a foreign player drawn as much passionate support at the...

Australian Open 2019: Young American Frances Tiafoe stuns world No. 6 Kevin Anderson to...

January 16, 2019 8:39pmJosh Gabelich@gabelichjoshSource: FOX SPORTSFrances Tiafoe celebrates his victory against Kevin Anderson on Wednesday.Source: AFPThings have changed very quickly for American young gun Frances Tiafoe.He started the year playing alongside 23-time Grand Slam champion Serena Williams...