Novak Djokovic of Serbia plays a backhand in his fourth round match against Fabio Fognini of Italy  at Melbourne Park.  Photograph:   Chris Hyde/Getty Images

Novak Djokovic radiated confidence as he swatted aside Italian showman Fabio Fognini to reach the quarter-finals of the Australian Open. The Serbian (...)

Roger Federer of Switzerland rests between games during his match against Teymuraz Gabashvili

Things are about to get tough for Roger Federer at the Australian Open.The Swiss has cruised through three rounds, but now faces having to beat Jo-Wil(...)

 Serena Williams  celebrates after winning her third-round match against Daniela Hantuchova  at the Australian Open  in Melbourne. Photograph: Mast Irham/EPA

Novak Djokovic bared his teeth to finish off Denis Istomin and extend the hottest winning streak in tennis to 27 matches in the third round of the Au(...)

Caroline Wozniacki  reaches for a backhand against Lucie Safarova during their second round match at the Sydney International. Photograph: Jason Reed/Reuters

The Sydney International continued to be a graveyard for some of the top names in women’s tennis with champion and top seed Agnieszka Radwanska and f(...)

Gael Monfils (right) of France shakes hands with Roger Federer of Switzerland after his win on day four of the Shanghai Rolex Masters at the Qi Zhong Tennis Center. Photograph: Lintao Zhang/Getty Images

Roger Federer’s hopes of qualifying for the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals in London were dealt a blow as he suffered a third-round defeat to Gael Mo(...)

Perhaps only Andy Murray can appear to be grappling with the complications of his own existence while simultaneously winning a tennis match, and that (...)

 Bernard Tomic of Australia plays a forehand during his  first round match against Sam Querry of the United States. Photograph: Getty

Early days in SW19 and compared to Monday’s raucous farewell to Rafa Nadal, Novak Djokovic restored some top table order. The number one seed entertai(...)

Novak Djokovic in action against Germany’s Florian Mayer. Photograph: Jonathan Brady/PA Wire

Top seed Novak Djokovic made a solid start in his bid to win a second Wimbledon title as he cruised through on Centre Court.The Serbian won 6-3 7-5 6-(...)

Roger Federer will begin the defence of his Wimbledon title against Romanian’s Victor Hanescu. Photograph:  Dominic Lipinski/PA

Roger Federer faces a tough road to another Wimbledon final after Friday’s draw threw Rafa Nadal and home favourite Andy Murray into the champion’s pa(...)